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Bicheno Blowhole

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Bicheno, Tasmania, Australia
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Popular attraction near car parking.

The weather plays a part in how good your experience will be but if there's a bit of a swell you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hobart, Australia
Surprisingly interesting

I didn't have high expectations when we stopped by to view this blowhole in Bicheno, but once we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David C
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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“high tide” (20 reviews)
“on the rocks” (25 reviews)
“rock pools” (20 reviews)
Bicheno, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather plays a part in how good your experience will be but if there's a bit of a swell you will be rewarded.

Thank Pdunchob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't have high expectations when we stopped by to view this blowhole in Bicheno, but once we were there I was quite exhilirated by the volume of water it throws into the air. Be aware that the blowhole isn't fenced off and the rocks...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The blow hole was just across the road from where we were staying Great for photo opportunities Fantastic natural spectacle

Thank pappi88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't want to miss the blowhole, so we did enjoy a Sunday sunny day watching this natural jewel for more than 1 hour , waiting for big 🌊.

1  Thank viki65vic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much blowhole action on the day we visited but we did spot a few whales off the coast. Easily accessed from the adjacent car park, worth a look if you are in the area.

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a blistering cold day even though it was in summer. With rain beating down on us, we still went to visit. We won't disappointed. It was fun. What's more, there were scarcely anyone due to the weather. When the water blew through the...More

Thank eglobal2015
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Decent amount of water out of the Blowhole and nice view with the rock formations - definitely worth a visit!

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Bicheno was our stop for the night between Launceston and Hobart. We walked around the area and came upon it. Our accommodation was just a 5 mins walk from the blowhole. I guess if it's convenient and u are not making a special detour just...More

Thank ssmilezz
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Nature at its best - crisp, clean water, amazing rocks and colours Plenty of photo opportunities here.

Thank bespokej9
Reviewed 21 May 2017

It was a fascinating surprise. I spent almost 2 hours just watching the tides hitting the rocks and seeing families enjoying their time. It was a very relaxing afternoon. I would recommend to bring over some fish & chips, you will not have any seagull...More

Thank KeloB
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10 November 2016|
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Response from wavic | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry. They're a good few hours apart. Bicheno is up the east coast and Tasman Arch is on the peninsula in the other direction, toward Port Arthur.
Michelle P
4 November 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
yes any day its open 24/7 no entry fee no gates