Bruny Island Tour from Hobart – Food & Wine Adventurefrom
On this Bruny Island Tour from Hobart, we’ll take you on a journey, sampling some of the region’s finest food and wine. Let the island spoil you with locally made delicacies from freshly shucked oysters, single malt whisky, chocolates, local wines, cheese and more. Combine your day with sightseeing the spectacular beaches, visits the lighthouse and enjoy a scenic walk for an unforgettable day.
Small Group : 2-8
Group Size Small Group
Start the day by being picked up by your expert guide and driven through the beautiful Huon Valley region where we board the Kettering Ferry to start our gourmet adventure of Bruny Island. Along with the fabulous food delicacies the island is rich with Aboriginal tradition and natural beauty that you will fall in love with. Your day will be planned around selecting which food and wilderness adventures to embark on.
Your gourmet adventure is spent exploring the various food providors and sampling many the following delicacies;
- Dozen Oysters
- Cheese Platter
- Chocolate & Fudge Tasting
- Wine Tasting
- Whisky Tasting
Whilst enjoying the gourmet offerings you will visit the Neck ‘Truganini Lookout’ for amazing views, enjoy a scenic drive to Adventure bay (Home of Pennicot Boats) then travel to the Historic Cape Bruny Lighthouse for stunning views. On the way stop for a scenic walk to spot the rare Albino Wallaby.
Bruny Island Tour from Hobart Lunch
Bruny Island Premium Wines Sit down to 2 course meal and glass of wine, or if you prefer more time exploring we can get lunch at local cafe or gourmet pub.
Bruny Island Premium Wines
- Bruny Island Ferry crossing
- Truganini Lookout (The Neck)
- Oyster Tasting
- Cheese & Honey Tasting
- 2 Course lunch at Vineyard
- Cape Bruny Lighthouse Tour
- Optional Farmgate stops
- Optional Whisky Tasting
- Expert Guide
- Flexible Itinerary to suit you
- Luxury Mercedes Benz
- Hotel / Residence pickup & drop off
Hobart Pick Up
Meet your great guide who will take you south east to the Kettering Ferry terminal to cross over to Bruny Island. On the drive down discuss what your gourmet options are and make any additions to your day.
8.50am - 9.15am
Take the ferry over to Bruny Island, hear about its unique history and arrive ready for your planned day. Ferry price included in your tour costs.
9.30am - 5.00pm
Explore Bruny Island
Your time on the island is spent exploring and tasting the sights and flavours of this special island. You can decide on the following activities and places.
- Whisky Tasting
- Wine Tasting
- Cheese & Honey
- Oyster Chucking
- Lighthouse Tour
- Spotting Albino Wallabies
- Triganini Lookout at The Neck
- Mavista Rainfores walk
- Adventure Bay
- Optional Pennicots Adventure Boat Cruise*
- Fluted Cape Walk*
- Inala Jurassic garden walk / museum*
- Bird Watching Tour*
- * Not in standard tour / please discuss
Arrive Back to Hobart
Your guide will drop you off in Hobart & surrounds after a wonderful day of exploring and tasting the island.
Get Shucked is locally owned and operated by young entrepeneur Joe Bennett with the support of his partner Nicole at Great Bay Bruny Island. In 2004 the farm was purchased as a barely going concern and Get Shucked was created. Now established as a well known business offering a unique brand promoting the nutritional and health benefits of our pure product and the pleasurable experience derived by eating oysters.
Expert guide, luxury vehicle, lunch at Montalto (Alfresco dining), wine tasting and entrance fee’s, Arthurs Seat Chairlift, upgrade to Penguin Plus viewing platform.
The cost is based on a minimum of 1 passenger.. Extra passengers above 1 are charged an additional $ 100.00 pp.
Children 4 and under are free of charge.
The award winning Montalto Piazza Cafe Restaurant serves up a selection of the meals on offer for all to share. Set on the patio of this award winning winery. If you want to upgrade to fine dining at Montalto please choose our Mornington & Phillip Island Indulgent Tour.
Alternatively if you want something else please ask and we can take you anywhere. You may just want Fish & Chips and a bottle of wine by the beach..we can do that too.
Mornington is only 1 hr from Melbourne and Phillip island is a further 1.25 hr from Mornington.
Tour departs from your accommodation at 10.00 am and your return is approx 10.30-11.00.
This tour includes visiting wineries but it is not specifically a winery tour. If you prefer to visit more, or less wineries, we can arrange this. The standard is to visit 2-3 wineries. Alternatively if you prefer exploring the region and visiting beaches and other specialist food providers like chocolatiers, cheese makers, glass blowers etc, we can arrange on the day.
No. We provide the Hotsprings on our Indulgent Tour. If you would like to add to this tour select in options.