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3-4 hour BYO Food, Drinks Picnic Forest Cruise

  • Daily
  • Departs From Ulverstone
  • 3-4 Hours

BYO (Bring Your Own) food and drinks, load up your own eski or picnic basket with what you would like to eat and drink . 

Come aboard to enjoy the Leven River and its surrounds, bird-life, try to spot the elusive platypus, the sea eagles, azure kingfisher and more… 

Enjoy the changing natural light that casts a splendor of colours over the river.  

Learn about the culture with a historic twist of the development and settlement of the local region and its surrounds through the running commentary of tails tall and true.

A delightful cruise full of fun, get close up to the wildlife As we adventure up stream, Disembark at historic Leven Park and enjoy the wet Sclerophyll forest that changes with the seasons. 

Leven River  Picnic Cruise provides unforgettable three to  four hour sanctuary cruise along the spectacular Leven River in the Central North Coast of Tasmania.Come aboard to enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the beautiful majestic Leven River. There is abundant bird life in the sanctuary, some rare and some endemic to Tasmania. It is fun and exciting to try and spot the Tasmanian Azure Kingfisher as we cruise to the historic Leven Park Forest Reserve. During the cruise, learn about the very interesting cultural history along the way, of the settlement and development of Ulverstone. 

The majestic Leven River, is a class 1 tidal river, relished with natural colour, magical reflections on most days, abundant wild life of birds, fish, platypus and more, see  if you can spot them in their natural, native environment, it is a thrilling experience to capture.

Sit back and relax among an original forest of Antarctic Dicksonia Ferns, black woods and eucalyptus trees on the river bank to enjoy your scrumptious Self catered or our catered food and refreshments. 

Departure & Return details

Price Includes

  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Terms and Conditions

This cruise has a lovely forest walk, on the natural ground and on the natural river bank environment. 

*For safety purposes if you choose this cruise you must be able to do the walk. No one can be left unguided and if any one chooses not to walk or not complete the walk, all others in the group will have to return to the shelter together with the non walker. Please with operator check prior to booking the cruise to ensure your ability  to do the walk if uncertain  

*Due to the natural forest surrounds and it’s wildlife, all people must stay with the tour guide at all times for the safety and well-being of all customers and staff.  

* if in doubt of being able to complete this forest walk, please ring Kim on 0400130258 prior to your cruise, to confirm the conditions of the walk tracks and your fitness level for completing it. 

All ages enjoy this cruise.

Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied with a parent or Guardian over the age of 18. CANCELATIONS If your cruise is cancelled due to operators requirements you will be offered a postpone date. Or choice to cancel and receive a full refund. CUSTOMER CANCELLATIONS Customer Cancellations made inside 7 days of the departure time of the cruise will incur 50% cancellation fee. However cancellations made within 48 hrs of the departing time of the cruise will incur 100% cancellation fee. Special circumstances waivers may apply please discuss with the operator. Booking fees apply

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