Bruny Island Traveller
Bruny Island Traveller is a full-day land-based guided exploration of Bruny Island in Tasmania's south.
It is another quality experience from Pennicott Wilderness Journeys, Tasmania’s multi-award winning ecotourism business.
Join in for a day of discovery, exploring Bruny Island’s spectacular landscapes, gourmet produce and inspiring local people. Enjoy short walks in the South Bruny National Park and see white wallabies, native wildlife and birds in their natural habitat. Savour a delicious al fresco morning tea and a cellar-door lunch of specialty produce including cheese, oysters, salmon, wine, bread and berries – all grown, made or harvested on Bruny. The climax of the day is the rare opportunity, exclusively for Bruny Island Traveller guests, to climb the spiral staircase inside the historic Cape Bruny Lighthouse and enjoy the magnificent panorama from the balcony.
Robert Pennicott has been operating tours on Bruny Island for 13 years. As Bruny Islanders, Robert, Michaye, Mia and Noah are passionate about sharing the beauty of their home with visitors. Their knowledgeable local guides have the same love and passion for this very special place.
Bruny Island Traveller is Advanced Ecotourism Certified, 100 percent carbon offset and an EarthCheck Assessed Operator, exceeding world’s best practice standard for efficient fuel, energy and water use.
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- Bruny Island Traveller
Enjoy a relaxing day exploring Bruny Island by land, departing Hobart at 0745. Settle back with a small group of up to 13 guests, accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide. Leave everyday life behind as you cross the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and arrive on Bruny Island. Enjoy an al fresco morning tea, a short walk in Adventure Bay and visit the white wallabies that live on our private 18 acre property. Drive through the forest, see Cloudy Bay Lagoon and enter the South Bruny National Park.
Step inside the Cape Bruny Lighthouse for a lighthouse tour, exclusively for Bruny Island Traveller guests. Climb up the spiral staircase and step out onto the balcony to admire the breathtaking view.
Savour an exclusive cellar-door lunch of Bruny Island’s finest gourmet produce – cheese, oysters, salmon, wine, bread and berries; all served at Australia’s most southern vineyard.
Throughout the day you will enjoy entertaining commentary and learn about Bruny Island’s history and heritage. You will experience the island’s wilderness and discover its inquisitive wildlife, before returning to Hobart at 1730.
- Checkin Desk
- Animal Viewing
- Wine Tasting
- Food and Wine
- National Park
- Nature based