Birdwatching & Wildlife Tour in Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
A comprehensive 3-day Bruny Island Wildlife & Birding Tour is a relaxed-paced and available on set departure. of all of Bruny’s flora, fauna, history, and food highlights. All 12 of Tasmania’s endemic bird species.
Night tours to visit a penguin rookery and search for nocturnal birds and mammals. The best of Bruny’s plants, birds, and animals whilst combining this with local Tassie produce.
This relaxed tour will use the 1,500-acre Inala property as our base. The tour is all inclusive of food and beverages (featuring lots of delicious local Bruny produce) and includes transfers from and to Hobart.
Near the beginning of the Bruny island wildlife tour, our guide will be waiting for us at the waterfront in Hobart. We will travel further down the Channel in the direction of Bruny Island. Depending on the time of day and what the party wishes to do or see, we might make a pit stop at one or more breathtaking locations along the way. Bruny Island is located around 40 kilometers south of Hobart.
It is possible to get there by taking a vehicle ferry across the D'Entrecasteaux Channel, which is what divides it from the rest of Tasmania. The trip on the ferry will take around 15 minutes, and during that time, you will have the opportunity to take in some breathtaking panoramas.
Start your day off with a stroll through the Inala Private Reserve, a site owned by Land for Wildlife that spans 1,500 acres (600 hectares) and is home to all 12 of Tasmania's unique bird species. From the purpose-built canopy platform in one of the biggest known colonies of the Tasmanian indigenous forty-spotted pardalote, you will get the opportunity to get up close and personal with this endangered species.
From the raptor hide, you may see raptors such as the Tasmanian subspecies of the wedge-tailed eagle and the white morph of the grey goshawk, and you can also learn about the conservation efforts that are being made to safeguard these species and the environments in which they live.
Bruny Island Wildlife Tour Highlights:
- Twelve of Tasmania's endemic bird species
- Hobart to Bruny Island
- Inala Private Reserve
- On Cape Queen Elizabeth, you can walk to some lagoons and a great stone arch
Please note: this set-departure tour is also available as a private or custom tour on request. Please submit an enquiry with your preferred dates and group size.
If you’d like to try an alternative tour, look at what this Kangaroo island Birding Tour has to offer.
Alternative Tour Name: Bruny Island Birding & Wildlife Tour, Tasmania