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Devils in the Dark

#3 of 13 things to do in Bicheno Features Animals
Tasman Highway, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 401 246 777
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I have never done any animal encounter like this

I won't give out too much details, because I think it would be better / more fun if you do it as a... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Sydney, Australia
Devils up close and personal!

This was fascinating and almost as good as devils in the wild. Perhaps the next best thing to... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Jordan V
Sydney, Australia
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Devils in the dark showcases the iconic Tasmanian devil at night.This amazing animal can be seen at many parks and zoos but the opportunity to see this nocturnal animal come to life after dark in an as wild as possible setting is very special and unique. Devils in the dark was established by a wildlife expert with 30 years of experience viewing Tasmanian devils in the wild places of Tasmania.
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Tasman Highway, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 401 246 777
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

I won't give out too much details, because I think it would be better / more fun if you do it as a surprise. There is no danger, no dirt track. You just wear normal walking shoes. You stand in an area where you are...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

This was fascinating and almost as good as devils in the wild. Perhaps the next best thing to seeing devils in the wild as devils are very shy and elusive creatures. We saw four or five adult devils squabbling over a wallaby carcass. Our guide...More

Thank Jordan V
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Leon was a wealth of knowledge, courteous and very professional. We are so pleased we chose this 'non commercialised' Devil experience over others we saw during our Tassie holiday. Excellent for the kids too (aged 10 and 11). Very educational for all. Bring a warm...More

Thank SSKE2014
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Even after seeing Devils up close at a wildlife park, this was a fascinating and very educational experience watching wild Devil behaviour in a comfortable environment.

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We booked this tour as soon as we heard about it and i am so glad we did! The tour guide, Leon, was extremely knowledgeable and obviously passionate about the Tasmanian Devil. We spent a significant amount of time watching the animals feed and interacting...More

Thank Jenny6102
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Well worth spending the evening leaning about and seeing the Tassie Devils in the dark. The guide just loves what he is doing with the devils and gets you to take away some of that love for them. You go away with a different feel...More

Thank algor50
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I booked the trip last minute after finding a leaflet in my accommodation, and I wasn't disappointed. A definite highlight of my trip to Tasmania. I was totally captivated watching the Devils feeding, and the guide was just so knowledgeable. The glass of Tasmanian wine...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Outstanding opportunity to witness feeding in the natural environment and not in a zoo Brilliant information from staff fantastic experience from all of us in our group x4 with 13 and 16yr olds Highly recommend

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I found this very interesting.The guide had an extensive knowledge of these mis understood creatures, and gave an extensive commentary. The viewing, which did involve some patient waiting, was improved by complementary cheese and biscuits, and the choice of a glass of...More

Thank Mick W
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This is an incredible way to observe the nocturnal Tasmanian devil in its natural state. The night-time tour involves being in a hide only a few metres away from the feeding zone. We were able to see several devils devouring their food, whilst Leon our...More

Thank Gail B
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