Sail the Derwent - 3 Hour Cruise

Hobart, TAS



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  • Thrilling sailing on board a 62 foot luxury maxi yacht
  • Take in the brilliant scenery from the water
  • Sit back and relax, or get involved and learn to sail!

Sail the Derwent River on a luxury 62-foot maxi yacht, a veteran of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. The three hour sail takes in one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world, with spectacular views of Hobart and Mt Wellington, as you enjoy tea and coffee, or purchase a glass of wine.

  • 1 person
  • Duration - 3 hours
  • Location - View Map
Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • 3 hour sailing cruise
  • Expert tuition
  • Use of all safety equipment and fishing tackle
  • The best Tasmanian fare will be provided as refreshments along with tea, coffee, water and non-alcoholic beverages

Participate in the sailing or sit back and enjoy the ride, this experience is suitable even for novices! Experience the thrill of sailing in a race whether you wish to take part in the action or just relax! The yacht, Helsal IV is an ex Sydney to Hobart competitor!

On the Day

Session Length

  • The experience will take approximately 3 hours
  • Available 7 days a week
  • From April through to September from 9am - 12pm and from October through to March from 2pm - 5pm

Numbers on the Day

  • There is a highly qualified skipper and experienced crew. These are not private charters and other passengers may also be on board. 
  • A minimum number of 3 participants is required for this experience to run.


  • In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider
  • If your experience is cancelled you will be rescheduled by the provider

Dress Code

Wear flat-soled shoes with reasonable grip and a jacket for the breeze and sea spray

... and Importantly


  • There is no wheelchair access and participants need to be reasonably mobile
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult


  • If you cancel for whatever reason more than 7 days prior to sailing, you will receive a full refund.  
  • If you cancel 7 days or less prior to sailing, you will be charged a 10% fee.