Gordon River Cruises

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

The award-winning Gordon River Cruise departs from Strahan and takes guests into the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.
Cruising the Gordon River on the purpose-built Spirit of the Wild, you experience quiet cruising under the power of the vessel’s electric motors.
Cross Macquarie Harbour to Hell’s Gates, the narrow entrance into the Southern Ocean. You then cruise to the Gordon River, where you give yourself the best chance of seeing the famous reflections while on board Spirit of the Wild, the first cruise boat on the river each day.
Step ashore at Heritage Landing and walk through rainforest to see ancient Huon Pines.
Step ashore again at Sarah Island, a 19th century penal colony, hearing stories of the convicts who laboured there. Local guides enhance the tour with interpretation on the region’s history.
Seating is allocated to each guest. The main deck offers two seating styles – Main Deck Central and Main Deck Window. All are spacious and comfortable and include a delicious lunch that showcases Tasmanian produce.
The third option is the Premier Upper Deck, including complementary lunch, morning and afternoon tea, open bar and exclusive viewing deck.
Audio tours available in German, French, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Facilities

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Australian Tourism Accreditation Australian Tourism Export Council Basic China Ready Accreditation Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Disabled access available Family Friendly Free Wifi Full Day Half Day or Less Nature and wildlife Non Smoking Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours Water - Motorised

Services

From $135 to $265

The award-winning Gordon River Cruise departs from Strahan and takes guests into the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.
Cruising the Gordon River on the purpose-built Spirit of the Wild, you experience quiet cruising under the power of the vessel’s electric motors.
Cross Macquarie Harbour to Hell’s Gates, the narrow entrance into the Southern Ocean. You then cruise to the Gordon River, where you give yourself the best chance of seeing the famous reflections while on board Spirit of the Wild, the first cruise boat on the river each day.
Step ashore at Heritage Landing and walk through rainforest to see ancient Huon Pines.
Step ashore again at Sarah Island, a 19th century penal colony, hearing stories of the convicts who laboured there. Local guides enhance the tour with interpretation on the region’s history.
Seating is allocated to each guest. The main deck offers two seating styles – Main Deck Central and Main Deck Window. All are spacious and comfortable and include a delicious lunch that showcases Tasmanian produce.
The third option is the Premier Upper Deck, including complementary lunch, morning and afternoon tea, open bar and exclusive viewing deck.

Family Friendly Non Smoking

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