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RoamWild Tasmania

Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
+61 407 049 612
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Interesting history & future of Paragon Cinema

We called Joy enquiring on a tour of the Paragon Cinema,being interested in its impressive... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Burnie, Australia
via mobile
I had no idea a tour could be this good and have so much variety

We took our 3 grand children on a combined mine and power station tour with Anthony. Within... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Hobart, Australia
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Based in Queenstown, RoamWild Tasmania is here for you to experience extraordinary beyond expectation adventures within some of Tasmania's wildest environments. The Lost Mines-Ancient Pines and Lake Margaret Hydropower tours since 2011 explores pioneer underground Gold, Copper & Silver mines and relics among ancient temperate rainforests. Also get an access all areas visit to Tasmania's largest special timbers mill then visit 2500+ year old Huon Pines, King Billy Pines, Celerytop, blackwood, Sassafras and Myrtle growing in Western Tasmania's most ancient forest. From 2016 our adventure tours have roamed onto Mountains of the Western Range and into the Wild Rivers World Heritage wilderness. Stand on the still visible NO DAMS blockade site. Agreements, licenses and permits have been established with Tasmanian Special Timbers Sawmill, Hydro Tasmania and Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife service to ensure your experiences with us are the absolute safest, beyond expectation and exclusive.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
+61 407 049 612

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We called Joy enquiring on a tour of the Paragon Cinema,being interested in its impressive structure.. Joy was very obliging in attending & showing us through this iconic part of Queenstown. Explaining the history and ownership of the theatre throughout its existence since 1933 including...More

Thank taz_e_tiger323226
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We took our 3 grand children on a combined mine and power station tour with Anthony. Within seconds of meeting Anthony we could tell he had a passion for Queenstown and its history. He gave us a guided tour of the Paragon Theatre which he...More

Thank annerob10
Anthony C, Passionate local Tour Guide at RoamWild Tasmania, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Aww that's just great that you all had fun. Come back someday and do another combo of the other great Adventure tours we have devised. The No Dams story at the Franklin River, the Darwin meteor crater and the Mountain top tour. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed the Lake Margaret Hydropower Tour on Monday 03/04/2017, conducted by tour guide Craig (Crackers). Craig is a true gentleman, extremely knowledgeable and is someone we really connected with and had us in stitches laughing at times. This tour has...More

Thank johnT4554MX
Anthony C, Owner at RoamWild Tasmania, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Well done Craig! I'll pass this along to him and I must say thank you for coming along and enjoying your visit to this wonderful Powerhouse of fun. Come back and enjoy many other adventures we have and we will try to get Craig to...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Went with hubby on 'mines & pines' with the brilliant Anthony (thank you Joy for making booking easy). We throughly enjoyed the mixed bag of adventures Anthony took us on, we are even going to go ahead with a Huon pine table! As a bonus...More

Thank Fleur B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I had read about the old rail trail which took you up to the Lake Margaret Dam - but that is no longer accessible to the public. So we booked a half day rail trip followed by the Lake Margaret Power Station tour. Antony was...More

Thank DawnHendrick
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Anthony was our guide for a night tour which we were able to book just a few hours before it started. There were just 3 of us, and Anthony showed us around the amazing Paragon Cinema which seems to have a great future as well...More

Thank 161Me_ne161
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had some free time during our stay in Queenstown and decided to do the Lost Mines and Ancient Pines half day morning tour. Wow - what an amazing experience! Anthony was a terrific guide and he was very passionate and knowledgeable about the local...More

Thank JoyAustralia
Anthony C, Tours guide at RoamWild Tasmania, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you so much. We are glad you found our activity worthwhile. Always feels good 😊

Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We paid for the fully catered half day tour. Wonderful friendly service, and a fun filled environment. Only issue is on a busy day the 4 hour round trip became 5 and a half hours, so some flexibility is appropriate.

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I was traveling with my friend through the West Coast and we had a spare day that we didn't know what to do with when we stumbled across this tour agency. We booked the Lost Mines Ancient Pines tour and were captivated with what we...More

Thank Rebekah G
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We did the Lost Mines Ancient Pines tour and it was fantastic! Owner and guide Anthony has just moved into the old cinema and is working on restoring it, so you get a little extra guided tour of that which is really neat. Pop into...More

Thank Jamie B
Anthony C, Manager at RoamWild Tasmania, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

You guys are forever etched into my memory. We had a blast and you were the greatest guests we could have wished for to debut the new leg of the Lost Mines-Ancient Pines tour....King River Gold....Thank you all for taking time for some fun adventure...More

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