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Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours

Hobart, Tasmania 7155, Australia
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Paddle Hobart's iconic waterfront OR spend a day exploring sea caves, sea cliffs and shipwrecks OR take our scenic flight deep into World Heritage Wilderness for a 3 or 7-day kayaking expedition. Roaring 40°s Kayaking offers premium sea kayaking eco-tours in the stunning waterways surrounding Hobart and into the spectacular Bathurst Harbour and Port Davey. All day tours depart from Hobart and are suitable for beginners to experienced paddlers, include lunch or snack, all sea-kayaking equipment and experienced guides. Or experience one of the worlds last great wilderness areas with a paddle in your hand on a Roaring 40°s Kayaking multi-day expedition into the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. This is Australia's ultimate sea kayaking experience, offering a combination of sheltered wilderness harbours, rugged ocean coastlines, remote islands and wild rivers.
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Hobart, Tasmania 7155, Australia
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"port davey"
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"fish and chips"
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"bathurst harbour"
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"tasman peninsula"
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"tasmanian wilderness"
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"fantastic trip"
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"recommend this trip"
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"superb weather"
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"sea conditions"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"day trip"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"constitution dock"
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"tory"
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The pick up and drop off where flexible on route to Fortescue Bay Was a fantastic day out on the water. The landscape and wild life were amazing. The guides had a great sense of humour and had a wealth of knowledge on the history...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thanks for this great review. Fantastic to hear you had such a great day on the beautiful Tasman Peninsula Lance, and wonderful to hear you were able to make use of the pickups along the way too.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We were so excited when we booked this once in a lifetime trip and it didn’t disappoint! So many highlights for us- the absolute remoteness and beauty of the area, our professional and completely competent guides (thank you Hannah and Pip), our fun and friendly...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks you for this wonderful review of your kayaking adventure. It was such a pleasure having you along - hope it is not the last time we see you paddling in Tassie. Cheers Jenny, Reg, Hannah and Pip

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Took my two daughters aged 7 and 8 on the Hobart city paddle. Superb weather and a fantastic guide (Damo). Highly recommended, we loved every minute.

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

We love that this tour is so family friendly and your daughters enjoyed it so much. Thanks so much for joining us and for the review. Cheers

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This is a VERY scenic trip with lots of cliffs, caves and interesting spots to paddle. Very well organized and everything provided, breaks, snacks and lunch at just the right times. We had a lot of fun and saw things we couldn't have seen any...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

The mouth of the Derwent is a beautiful coastline, wonderful to hear you loved it as much as we do. Thanks so much for joining us and for this wonderful review. Cheers

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Blew a gale last Saturday but still had a fantastic time with my instructor Thomas. He explained a heap of new techniques really clearly and he is a great bloke as well Highly recommended and hope to be able to get back to Tassie for...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks for the review Hamilton. You did fantastic in the challenging winds and hope you leant some helpful new skills with Thomas. Thomas loved the opportunity to get out in the rough water with you. We look forward to seeing you again next time you...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

This was a wonderful way to explore a beautiful island from a comfortable base at Sawyers Bay on the west coast. The equipment was top notch, the guides knowledgeable, skilled and delightful and the island and it's abundant wildlife is superb. We had a wonderful...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review, Jane! We are so glad to hear you had a fabulous time on our Flinders Island kayaking tour. Flinders is indeed a very special place. We are happy to have been able to share it with you.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our epic adventure. A big thank you to all the team at Roaring 40’s and Par Avion for all the hard work to put together everything for this wonderful trip. Our guides Tom and Mischa were fantastic and the...More

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Jenny G, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Our pleasure to have you both along and share our beautiful Southwest Tassie wilderness with. Brilliant to hear the gear kept you warm and dry in the inclement weather you experienced too. We believe having good gear means you can enjoy this wilderness in these...More

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Usmob
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Agree best to ask Roaring 40s directly. I suspect most of the tours would still be available but subject to weather conditions.
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