Lady Nelson

Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours

Lady Nelson offers you a sailing experience of a lifetime, on the River Derwent in Hobart. You have the opportunity to sail for 90 minutes like the sailors of old, on a square rigger, and to go below and see the galley and sleeping quarters of a working tallship.
The cruise will take you out onto the Derwent, with possible highlights including: views of Government House, the Queens Domain, historic Battery Point and Mt Wellington.
Harbour cruises operate Saturday and Sunday 1100, 1300 and 1500 (September to April) and 1100 and 1300 (late May to end of August).
The Lady Nelson is also available for private charters.


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Experience Tall Ship Sailing on Hobart’s beautiful Derwent River.

Built in 1988, Hobart’s iconic Lady Nelson is a square rigged brig offering 90-minute harbour sails on most weekends.

Get involved and help the crew with the lines setting sails or sit back, relax and enjoy traditional tall ship sailing.

Hear about the wonderful history of this full size replica of the original Lady Nelson that brought the first European settlers to Hobart. During the

Booking: Online or on the dockside at Elizabeth Pier or by phone: 6234 3348.
Cost: $35 Adults, $15 Children (5-16).
Times: Saturday and Sunday’s – check our website for times

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