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Bruny Island Wilderness Cruise and Bus Transfer from Kettering

  • 11
    Daily, except Christmas Day
  • 11
    Departs From Kettering
  • 8 hours

Embark on an epic 3 hour sightseeing voyage of discovery on this multi award-winning Bruny Island wilderness cruise to see dolphins and more! This scenic wildlife cruise is considered one of the top 100 greatest trips in the world and winner of Australia’s Best Tourist Attraction 2012, 2014 & 2015. You too can see for yourself the amazing wildlife that calls this Tasmanian coastal wilderness home.

Climb aboard a custom-made yellow boat designed to maximise viewing of nature and surrounds. These vessels are fast, safe and comfortable taking you right into the heart of the action getting you as close to the local Tasmanian wildlife as you can get! Cruise in comfort along the rugged coastline to see seals, dolphins, whales albatross and a myriad of other marine life that thrive along this rocky and wild coastline. The three hour eco cruise to Bruny Island is hosted by world-class guides who are passionate about the delicate eco-systems found along this impressive coastline.

The guides will interpret your surroundings while on the Bruny Island nature tour and are thrilled to be able to share with you the spectacular coastal wilderness of South East Tasmania. Not only is this National Park abundant with wildlife, it features some very special geological formations to explore! See the explosive breathing rock, enter sea caves and see the point where the Tasman Sea meets the mighty Southern Ocean!

This tour includes return bus transfers from Kettering, so it’s perfect for those who would like to leave your car there.

Departure & Return Location

Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering

Price Includes

  • 3 hour Bruny Island Cruise
  • Kettering-Bruny Island Bus Transfer: This is for those who would like to leave your car at Kettering and catch their bus to Bruny Island for the 3 hour cruise

Price Excludes

  • Transfers from Hobart


Winner of Australia’s Best Tourist Attraction 2012, 2014 & 2015

Discover some of Tasmania’s unspoilt coastline

Safe, fast and comfortable boats

Stunning natural cliff formations

Breathing Rock

The towering Monument

Lush emerald green forests of South Bruny

Impressive array of sea and coastal wildlife

Bruny Island seals


Whales during migration season



08:30am – Arrive at our Kettering Meeting Point (Oyster Cove Marina)
09:00am – Ferry Crossing, sightseeing on Bruny Island
10:30am – Arrive at Adventure Bay
11:00am – 3 Hour Wilderness Cruise
02:00pm – Cruise concludes
03:15pm – Bus departs, sightseeing on Bruny Island
04:30pm – Ferry crossing
04:45pm – Arrive Kettering 


Traveller Information

Adult: Age 17+
Child: Age 3 to 16

The Boats

Open-air tiered seating gives each passenger an excellent all-round view. An open sided design ensures a direct connection with nature, not enclosed behind glass. * Each boat carries a maximum of 43 passengers, delivering an intimate and personal eco-cruising experience


Morning Tea and Lunch: Enjoy morning tea or lunch at a beachside cafe where we serve optional morning tea and lunch. You can purchase muffins and a hot drink of your choice for morning tea, and for lunch a choice of hot soup and/or a gourmet roll with salmon, ham or salad. You are also welcome to bring your own food to enjoy by the beach

What To Bring

○ Warm jackets
○ Gloves, scarves & beanies

Additional Information

○ Cafe and Visitor Centre available before and after your trip
○ Bookings are essential. All passengers must be accounted for and if travelling with a child aged 0-2yrs, an Infant ticket must be selected at time of booking. Cruise time may not be accommodated if all passengers travelling in group are not pre-booked

Cancellation Policy

No cancellation fees if you need to cancel due to COVID right up to the time of departure.  This includes if you are unwell or if you have to change your travel plans due to flight changes or travel restrictions.  We will happily move your booking to another day or provide you with a full refund.  Please note you need to advise us prior to departure so that we have an opportunity to re-sell the seats. 

For non-COVID related cancellations our normal cancellation policy applies. We reserve the right to charge 100% for cancellations within 24 hours of departure.  Bookings are fully flexible up to 24 hours prior to the tour departure. 

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