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Overview
Cruise past historical Kings Wharf, Seaport and Launceston's delightful riverfront precinct. The highlight of the experience is then cruising into Launceston's spectacular Cataract Gorge, as we engage the Lady Launceston's unique silent electric drive. View the sheer cliffs from the comfortable seats, appreciate the unobstructed views on the multi award winning 1890's style vessel and enjoy the skippers captivating commentary on the history of this fascinating area.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop)
Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
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  • Pass by Cataract Gorge
You'll end at
Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop)
Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
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Important Information
Departure Point
Home Point Pde (Tiger Bus Stop), Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
Duration
50m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Live Commentary about the History of the areas visited
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sunshine54736627903 wrote a review Feb 2020
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Wife and I really enjoyed our Cataract Gorge cruise. The scenery is wonderful and the captain a wealth of knowledge, giving insights into happenings both past and present. Highly recommended for content and value for money, the supplied discount vouchers for local eateries etc
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Response from alfred g, Owner at Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Thanks for the great review ,. Tamar River Cruises are pleased the Cruise experience was enjoyed
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emmapsmith2017 wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia11 contributions1 helpful vote
A great way to see the beautiful river and gorge, highly recommend. Useful and interesting information provided from the friendly skipper.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from alfred g, Owner at Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm
Responded 12 Jan 2020
The positive review is greatly appreciated,pleased you enjoyed the cruise & the information provided by the skipper.
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Peter M wrote a review Feb 2019
Portland, Maine83 contributions33 helpful votes
The 55 minute Cataract Gorge tour operated by Tamar River Cruises is an excellent way to get a first glimpse of a delightful city. The captain/guide on our cruise, Denyse, was particularly skillful both in operating the boat and giving the passengers interesting information
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from alfredEndland, Owner at Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm
Responded 21 Feb 2019
The team at Tamar River Cruises appreciates the wonderful review. Thanks
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By: Tamar River Cruises
Stuart63NZ
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Excellent way to spend a morning
Relaxed with excellent chat from captain. Limitless tea coffee and cakes were a nice bonus. Saw parts of the area w
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BARTIN
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Great afternoon out
We had a great time on this cruise where the staff were really cheerful and friendly. The afternoon tea was terrifi
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JoG202
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Stunning Scenery with delicious afternoon tea
A lovely cruise with great commentary and staff! Started off really well in reception when gent helped with our ca
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yang6600
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Our group of golfers really enjoyed taking time out to cruise up the Tamar River on this "discovery" tour. Our capt
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carolinedK4224QY
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Great way to see the region
We did this tour and the host Toni was great very friendly and bubbly. Came with afternoon tea of fresh fruit, muf
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LO5Tone
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River tour
Fantastic tour, great knowledge of the local area.. Highly recommended way to explore the water way.
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janicecV4326UN
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Trip on the Tamar to Batman Bridge
Interesting trip we learnt a great deal from the informative narration from the skipper with nice food for morning
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Jeff B
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Pleasant 1 1/2 hour trip
We were in Launceston for just 2 days and took this short river trip to see the Cataract gorge and the old wharv
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shirldog
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Cataract Gorge Cruise
A fantastic and informative trip. Graham our captain was very knowledgeable and interesting, with a great sense of
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John L
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Time went by very quickly.
We did the 4 hour river cruise with lunch. This included a trip up the Cataract Gorge. The captain gave a descripti
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N2626
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Valentine's Weekend Wife & Me
Excellent 2.5 Hours afternoon run up the Tamar and Cataract Gorge with Callum absolute brilliant time with commenta
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Colioni
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Relaxing, informative and picturesque.
The day was clear, but cool. The cruise moved through various land uses which looked inviting. Morning tea is inclu
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Redback_Venom
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Relaxing cruise up the Tamar River
My wife booked the 2.5 morning tour online the day before and managed to get us a spot! Thankfully for us, it was a
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GregVK3
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Afternoon cruise
Great cruise, both Callum and Amity gave wonderful information and insight on the history and use of the river
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Paul A
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Interesting Trip.
It's a good way to see the area if you've four hours to kill. The skipper's talk is interesting and less corny tha
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  • Duration: 50m
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