Tour ID: 10063688
See Bruny Island from a different perspective. Walk the 10km Cape Queen Elizabeth Track, and visit locations such as Mars Bluff, the Big and Little Lagoons, remote beaches and heathland. Visit the Neck Wildlife Zone and taste some local produce, and you can even take a swim if you are keen.
Get back to nature on Bruny Island
A 5km to 10km (Approximately 3 to 4 hours) return walk on the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track to Mars Bluff & Neck Wildlife Zone – Lagoons, secluded beaches, dunes, ocean waves, cliffs & birdlife.
Includes a packed island lunch with fresh meats, salads, island cheeses and fresh wood oven bread. A slow-paced stunning walk towards the coastline of East Bruny Island and onto the remote beaches.
Visit the famous Get Shucked Oyster Bar & Bruny Island Honey. The walks can be modified to suit all levels of fitness. For those that are really energetic and if the group size is under 6 we will head out further to Cape Queen Elizabeth.
With a hotel pick up from over 40 locations around the greater Hobart region, this fully guided Bruny Island Nature and Bushwalking walking tour begins near the Bruny Island Neck. With spectacular views, this is an easy walk within the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve & Penguin Rookery. Backpacks and stools provided for your ease and comfort.
The Cape Queen Elizabeth track provides coastal heathland with spectacular scenery, lagoons, birdlife and beaches. The first part of the walk takes us along a track parallel with the Bruny Island air-strip, then runs between Big Lagoon and Little Lagoon, before ascending Mars Bluff for stunning views across The Neck, mesmerising coastlines and its unspoilt beaches. Mars Bluff is one of Bruny Islands most iconic natural rock features. The track follows the bluff before descending through the dunes onto the remote Miles Beach, with time for a quick dip for those who are keen. Here you can enjoy a casual and delicious packed lunch featuring local produce, meats, salmon, cheese and more. Our guides will set up in one of the bush clearings along the way and prepare you a warm cup of tea or coffee with local fudges and chocolates to boost the energy levels.
Learn about some of the bushes and flowers along the way and how to identify the little animals by there scats. Our guides are fully trained and qualified Tasmanian Adventure Guides with a wealth of knowledge and passion for nature.
After our walk, we drive to the to the viewing platform and lookout at the Neck Wildlife Zone. Followed by a visit to the Islands local food producers, with stops at Bruny Island Honey and Get Shucked Oyster Bar.
Suitable for most ages and fitness levels.
Mars Bluff has moderate hill sections, some loose sand surfaces and formed hardened track sections. We suggest a reasonable level of fitness and experience for this walk and if you are uncertain please contact us for more advise.
Hotel Pick up and drop off from over 45 locations in the greater Hobart region
Use of day pack, packed lunch and stool.
Up to 6km return Bush Walk on the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track to Mars Bluff. Or Fluted Cape!
Bento Box style lunch featuring local foods.
The Neck Wildlife Zone, lookout and penguin rookery.
Bruny Island Honey visit & tasting.
Get Shucked Oysters, pick up and eat at a sheltered location away from hustle and bustle.
Tour equipment provided: Backpacks.
Qualified Tasmanian Adventure Guide.
Walking shoes or personal snacks
Tour departs Hobart by 7:30 am & returns by 6 pm (Approximately)
Change things up a little and ask us about different bushwalks on Bruny Island. We offer a Big Bruny Island Walk Combo including Mars Bluff, Fluted Cape and Mavista Falls. Same price...
7:00 AM Tue, Fri, Sun
Hobart, Bruny Island, Kettering and Kingston
The Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre on the corner of Davey Street and Elizabeth Street is your default pick up point at 7:00 am unless otherwise arranged.
Please select from one of the courtesy pick up locations:
Accommodation not listed - please contact us for pick up instructions.
Amberley House 7:20
Ball & Chain Grill 7:13
Barilla Holiday Park 6:42
Bay Hotel Apartments 7:17
Bay View Villas 6:48
Bruny Island Ferry Terminal 8:45
Bruny Island Cheese Company 9:15
Bruny Island Safaris Office 6:10
Clydesdale Manor 7:18
Discovery Parks - Mornington Hobart 6:43
Edinburgh Gallery Bed & Breakfast 7:03
Europcar Hobart City 7:06
Graham Apartments 6:46
Hadley's Orient Hotel 7:10
Hobart Airport Tourist Park 6:20
Hobart Tower Motel 6:50
Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart 6:59
Ibis Styles Hobart 7:04
Islington Hotel 7:17
Mantra Collins Hotel 6:58
Mantra One Hotel 7:01
Mayfair on Cavell 6:47
Mayfair Plaza Motel 7:18
Mornington Inn 6:43
Motel 429 7:21
Oyster Cove Inn 7:45
Prince of Wales Hotel 7:16
Queens Head Hotel 6:55
Quest Trinity House 6:47
Ramada Resort by Wyndham Seven Mile Beach 6:30
Regent Park Apartments 7:17
Rydges Hotel 6:51
Salamanca Inn 7:13
Snug Beach Cabin & Caravan Park 7:40
St Davids Cathedral Bus Stop 7:10
Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre 7:00
Tassie Backpackers 6:56
The Brunswick Hotel 6:56
The Lodge on Elizabeth 6:58
The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel 6:58
The Tasmanian Inn 6:47
Travelodge Hotel Hobart Airport 6:40
Travelodge Hotel Hobart 7:04
Waterfront Lodge Motel 6:47
Wrest Point 7:19
If you are staying at a hotel outside of these areas, please choose “Accommodation not listed” and advise the details. If you have not had confirmation after your booking is made, please contact the tour operator to arrange the best pick up location for you.
Please be at your pickup location 5 mins before your scheduled pickup time. It's advised that you stand outside of your accommodation and not wait inside unless it's raining.
Pickups can be up to 5 minutes early or late.
Solid walking shoes, sensible clothes, camera
This tour is not suitable for children under 12 years. Passengers 12 and over pay the adult price.
Hobart, Bruny Island, Kettering and South Bruny National Park, Adventure Bay
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