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Witness all that Hobart has to offer; historic buildings, beautiful gardens, trendy cafes, life by the water and a very relaxed way of living. Your local guide will take you to all the major sites of Hobart including the Royal Botanic Gardens and Rosny Hill Lookout which has views out to Mt Wellington, Hobart and Bellerive Oval. Then spend the afternoon meeting koalas, kangaroos and the iconic Tasmanian Devil at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary.
City Tour: Sullivan’s Cove - Hobart’s birthplace and ferry terminal; Parliament House; Salamanca Place - Georgian style warehouses now restored as restaurants, galleries and pubs; Princes Park - a one time gun battery; Battery Point - charming historic houses, pubs, boutique shops and restaurants; St. George’s Church; Views of Wrest Point Casino and exclusive Sandy Bay; St. David’s Park; Stop at Anglesea Barracks; South Hobart at the foot of Mt. Wellington; Cascade Brewery; Visit Cascade Gardens; Visit the remains of the Female Factory - a one time female prison; St. David’s Cathedral; Treasury Building and Franklin Square; GPO and Hobart Town Hall; Penitentiary Chapel and Court; Hobart Aquatic Centre; Queen’s Domain and Government House; Cross the Tasman Bridge over the Derwent River; Views over Kangaroo Bay Marina and Bellerive; Stop at Rosny Hill lookout for stunning views of Hobart, Sandy Bay, Mt Wellington, The Tasman Bridge and Glenorchy; Victoria Dock and Constitution Dock; See the exquisite Royal Tasmania Botanical Gardens featuring ‘Pete’s Vegie Patch’, made famous by Peter Cundall of ABC’s Gardening Show.
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary: Constitution Dock; Battery Point - charming historic houses, pubs and boutique shops; Head out the Brooker Highway passing North Hobart and Newtown; Derwent Entertainment Centre; Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary overlooking the Brighton Valley, offering close up experiences of Australian native animals; Get warm and friendly with a Tasmanian devil; Take a guided tour of Bonorong and learn of the habits of our native animals; Quolls, wombats, sugar gliders; Koalas, cockatoos, echidnas; Visit Richmond - one of Australia’s most unique and historic towns; Time to explore Richmond - the bridge, the gaol, convict built homes, small cottages, unique shops and restaurants.
Hotel drop off; Coach Tram tour; Entry to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary.
Food and beverage; Gratuity.
Hours of operation
Available: Monday-Friday (November-April); Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (May-October); Departs at 9:45am, check in at 9:30am. No tour departures on: December 25.
Approximately 7 hours.
Departs from Tasmanian Travel Centre, corner of Elizabeth and Davey Streets.
Any child under the minimum child age will travel free of charge and they will have to sit on their parents lap, if you prefer that the child has their own seat then you will have to pay the child fare.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**