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•  Fares: Adult $135 | Concession $120 | Child $70 | Family $325 (2 adults + 2 children under 17, under 5’s free) Bookings Essential

• Duration: 4 hours approx.

• Departs: 10am Monday, Wednesday & Saturday | September 1 to May 31

• Operates: September 1 to May 31 | All weather

• Vessel: Tamar Odyssey

Cruise 40 kilometres down Australia’s longest navigable estuary and experience the natural beauty and magic of Launceston’s famous Tamar Valley and the Cataract Gorge.
Departing from Homepoint, sit back and unwind as the Odyssey ventures through the modern Seaport precinct into natural parts of the river; see the nature reserve and beautiful Tamar Island, heritage homesteads, historical points, Windermere church, award winning vineyards and quaint waterfront communities.
During the cruise, taste local wine and beer, enjoy freshly brewed tea and coffee, morning tea, a light lunch, delicious Tasmanian cheese platter and fresh fruit selection. Meanwhile relax and enjoy the ambiance of the Valley, and the notable Batman Bridge. Be sure to spot glimpses of the river’s wildlife whilst cruising by many natural coves, protected inlets.
The Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise is our premium, best selling experience – Book your Tamar River Cruise today and join us on a memorable journey!

• Tea, coffee, fruit cake, muffins, biscuits, a light lunch with a Tasmanian cheese and fruit platter

• Local beer and wine tasting

• Complimented by live commentary

• Cataract gorge, Tamar valley and Batman bridge scenic views

• Whirlpool Reach

• Seasonal marine and wildlife (white-bellied sea eagles, fur seals and local species)

Our cruises are a fantastic option in inclement weather. Vessels are heated in winter and cool in summer and covered.

Only on the forward deck of Tamar Odyssey and aft deck of Lady Launceston.

Snacks can be taken on our 50min Cataract Gorge Cruise. Cruises on Tamar Odyssey are catered. We cater for any dietary/health requirements; please let our kind staff know in advance.

Both vessels have clean, accessible marine toilets on board.

Both vessels allow wheel chair access. Some low chairs may have issues. Please let our kind staff know in advance.

Motion sickness is a rarity on the calm waters.

Of course! We wouldn’t want you to miss it. It’s the highlight of every cruise.

Absolutely, please let us know to add them to the manifest.

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