Batman Bridge Luncheon

Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise

Departs:

Saturday, Monday and Wednesday at 10.00am

Duration:

4 hours

Operates:

1st of September to 31st May, All weather

Vessel:

Tamar Odyssey

Itinerary:

Cruise 40 kilometres down Australia’s longest navigable estuary and experience the natural beauty and magic of Launceston’s famous Tamar Valley and the Cataract Gorge.
Departing from Homepoint, sit back and unwind as the Odyssey ventures through the modern Seaport precinct into natural parts of the river; see the nature reserve and beautiful Tamar Island, heritage homesteads, historical points, Windermere church, award winning vineyards and quaint waterfront communities.
During the cruise, taste local wine and beer, enjoy freshly brewed tea and coffee, morning tea, a light lunch, delicious Tasmanian cheese platter and fresh fruit selection. Meanwhile relax and enjoy the ambiance of the Valley, and the notable Batman Bridge. Be sure to spot glimpses of the river’s wildlife whilst cruising by many natural coves, protected inlets.
The Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise is our premium, best selling experience – Book your Tamar River Cruise today and join us on a memorable journey!

Includes:

Tea, coffee, fruit cake, muffins, biscuits, a light lunch with a Tasmanian cheese and fruit platter paired with local beer and wine tastings – complimented by live commentary.

Fares:

Adults: $135 | Concession: $125 | Child: $70 | Family: $325 | Group rates available.

Morning Discovery

Morning Discovery Cruise

Departs:

Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 10.00am

Duration:

2.5 hours approx

Operates:

1st of September to 31st May, All weather

Vessel:

Tamar Odyssey

Itinerary:

Enjoy a morning on the water and explore the magical Tamar River and Cataract Gorge on-board the Tamar Odyssey. Departing from Home Point, enjoy a 40km round trip down the river, see Tamar Island, various wildlife sanctuaries, historical properties, notable vineyards, St. Matthias Church and of course the spectacular Cataract Gorge.
During the 2.5 hour experience enjoy live historical commentary, afternoon tea, freshly brewed tea and coffee, local beer and wine tasting complimented with a delicious fresh fruit basket selection. The Tamar Odyssey also has a licensed bar on-board for those who’d like a top shelf tipple, glass of local wine or a refreshing cold beer – relax and explore the Tamar Valley from the water!

Includes:

Tea, coffee, fruit cake, muffins, biscuits and a selection of fresh fruits, local beer and wine tasting with live commentary.

Fares:

Adults: $89 | Concession: $79 | Child: $40 | Family: $195 |Group rates available

Afternoon Discovery

Afternoon Discovery Cruise

Departs:

Saturday, Monday and Wednesday at 3.00pm
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 1.30pm

Duration:

2.5 hours

Operates:

1st of October to 30th April, All weather

Vessel:

Tamar Odyssey

Itinerary:

Enjoy an afternoon on the water and explore the magical Tamar River and Cataract Gorge on-board the Tamar Odyssey. Departing from Home Point, enjoy a 40km round trip down the river, see Tamar Island, various wildlife sanctuaries, historical properties, notable vineyards, St. Matthias Church and of course the spectacular Cataract Gorge.
During the 2.5 hour experience enjoy live historical commentary, afternoon tea, freshly brewed tea and coffee, local beer and wine tasting complimented with a delicious fresh fruit basket selection. The Tamar Odyssey also has a licensed bar on-board for those who’d like a top shelf tipple, glass of local wine or a cool refreshing beer – relax and explore the Tamar Valley from the water!

Includes:

Tea, coffee, fruit cake, muffins, biscuits and a selection of fresh fruits, local beer and wine tasting with live commentary.

Fares:

Adults: $89 | Concession: $79 | Child: $40 | Family: $195 | Group rates available

Cataract Gorge Cruise

Cataract Gorge Cruise

Departs:

September to May Daily:
9.30, 10.30, 11.30, 13.30, 14.30, 15.30, 16.30*
(*16.30 available 1st January to 31st March)
 
June to August Daily:
11.30, 12.30, 13.30

Duration:

50 minutes

Operates:

364 Days, All weather

Vessel:

Lady Launceston

Itinerary:

Embark on a 50 minute round trip and explore the old and new facets of Launceston’s Seaport precinct today. Departing from Home Point, learn about the history of Launceston’s Seaport, Kings Wharf, heritage properties and of course the spectacular Cataract Gorge.
See the gorge from the perspective of the water and enjoy a unique experience on-board the 1890’s replica Lady Launceston. A popular option for those who would like a quick taste of what the Tamar River and the Cataract Gorge have to offer.

Includes:

Historical Commentary

Fares:

Adults: $33 | Concession: $28 | Child: $15 | Family: $80 | Group rates available

Lady Launceston

Lady Launceston

Built:

2005

Type:

1890’s Style Monohull

Passengers:

48

Power:

1 x Yanmar Diesel, 1 x Electric Drive

Description:

The Lady Launceston, reminiscent of the 1890’s with sweeping traditional lines has been purpose built to cruise the Cataract Gorge and Launceston’s riverfront precinct in upmost serenity with its unique and silent electric drive. Modern lounge seating ensures guests travel in comfort. Centre seating is easily removed to create a friendly open-plan atmosphere for that special occasion and a casual dining experience. Smoking is possible on the outside rear deck only. Wheelchair access is possible (please notify us in advance). Safety is our upmost priority and our crew are experienced and fully qualified with the vessel in full survey.

Cruises:

Cataract Gorge Cruise | Private Functions

Tamar Odyssey

Tamar Odyssey

Built:

1996

Type:

Catamaran, 2 Decks

Passengers:

60

Power:

2 x Cummins diesel engines

Description:

The layout of Tamar Odyssey is open-plan with spacious lounges throughout. Guests are able to move between the outer, upper and lower decks with ease. Tamar River Cruises has an open wheelhouse policy therefore guests are welcome to sit with the Skipper in comfort. The vessel is wheelchair friendly with easy access to the lower outer deck, main salon and bathroom facilities. Smoking is permitted only on the open bow area. Our comfortable lounge seating creates a friendly and casual dining atmosphere. Safety is of upmost importance and our crew are experienced and fully qualified with the vessel in full survey.

Cruises:

Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise | Morning Discovery Cruise | Afternoon Discovery Cruise | Private Functions

Christmas Celebrations

Christmas Celebrations

Celebrate in style and embrace the beautiful Tamar River as the perfect backdrop for your Christmas function this year. Customise your event unique to your requirements, we offer hot and cold catering, karaoke, music, a licenced bar on both the Lady Launceston and Tamar Odyssey.

Holding your Christmas party with Tamar River Cruises is a great way to celebrate the season. Our popular Christmas options can cater for a small festive get together, to a fully catered 3 course dinner. At Tamar River Cruises we pride ourselves on the professionalism and friendliness of our experienced crew.

We look forward to hosting your Christmas function aboard. Simply print and complete our brochure below, we look forward to making your occasion truly special!

Lady Launceston Brochure(hosts up to 25 guests)

Tamar Odyssey Brochure(hosts up to 60 guests)

To Book your Private Function Call or Email our friendly staff

Corporate Functions

Corporate Functions

Network in style on the Tamar River and host an unforgettable corporate function. Customise your event unique to your requirements, we offer hot and cold catering, music, a licenced bar on both Lady Launceston and Tamar Odyssey.
Each vessel has an open-plan floor plan, creating a relaxed, sociable and comfortable environment for your guests to enjoy, perfect for a professional social setting.

Please print and complete our brochure below to begin your private function on-board, we look forward to making your occasion smooth sailing!

Lady Launceston Brochure(hosts up to 25 guests)

Tamar Odyssey Brochure(hosts up to 60 guests)

To Book your Private Function Call or Email our friendly staff

Weddings

Weddings

“Tie the knot” in the splendor of the Cataract Gorge on-board, making your big day memorable for you and your guests.
Each vessel has an open-plan floor plan, creating a relaxed, sociable and comfortable environment.
Your cruise can be designed to suit your budget and your schedule we offer hot and cold catering options, music, and a licenced bar on each vessel.
Cruise along the beautiful Tamar Valley enjoying the ever-changing scenery and create an unforgettable wedding.

Please print and complete our brochure below to begin your private function on-board, we look forward to making your occasion truly memorable!

Lady Launceston Brochure (hosts up to 25 guests)

Tamar Odyssey Brochure (hosts up to 60 guests)

To Book your Private Function Call or Email our friendly staff

General Functions

General Functions

The beautiful Tamar River is the perfect backdrop for any function. Experience the Tamar Valley from the perspective of the water; view the modern seaport, wildlife sanctuaries, rolling hills and vineyards, riverside communities, heritage properties and the magnificent Cataract Gorge – just to name a few!
Each vessel has an open-plan floor plan, creating a relaxed, sociable and comfortable environment for your guests to celebrate, we also offer hot and cold catering options, music, karaoke and a licenced bar on each vessel.

Please print and complete our brochure below to begin your private function on-board, we look forward to making your occasion truly memorable!

Lady Launceston Brochure (hosts up to 25 guests)

Tamar Odyssey Brochure (hosts up to 60 guests)

To Book your Private Function Call or Email our friendly staff