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Wombat Discovery Tours

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Join Scott from Wombat Discovery Tours in our custom 4X4 bus on one of our many fun and entertaining Tours through the local area , we run Day tours, Night Spotlight tours, Food and wine tours and Private tours from $35..... check out the website...more
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13 Lakers Rd, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great fun trip into the Daylesford bush at night. Scott is a knowledgeable, hospitable, and humorous host. The night is always interesting and entertaining. You never know what you might find or see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking to have the best tour in Melbourne and surrounding areas that also includes a up close view of wombats look no further. We had the best time exploring and learning about the wombat state forest with Scott as our tour guide....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thea V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scott was a fantastic host on our night tour in and around Daylesford. We got to venture deep into the forest in search of wombats and other wildlife. Scott really brought the trip to life with lots of interesting and fun facts about the area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Paul, Your too kind ! Thanks again for coming along and safe travels and Merry Christmas to you and your lovely family . See you next time !! Scott Wombat Discovery Tours

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Scott spent the day showing us an insider view of Melbourne. He took us to places that a typical, large tour would not go. We could tell he really knew the area well and connected with it. We had a lot fun drinking coffee and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thanks so much, I almost had as much fun as you guys....all the Best !! and thanks again Scott

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Been coming to Daylesford for years and little did I know there was amazing tours like this around. Learnt more about the region on this one tour than any information centre. We saw wombats, koala, joe's, fox, rabbits, ring tail possum, kookaburra and few other...More

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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thanks for the kind words, lucky we had Justin Bieber on our side that night !! hehehe cheers Scott

Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was a great tour, incorporating lots of interesting facts about the wildlife and the area as well as, of course, wombats. Scott is an excellent host, keeping the tone of the group in mind as he navigates the forest roads, and pacing the tour...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thanks for your great review, i'm glad you enjoyed it ! see you next time Scott !!

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We spent 3 nights in Daylesford/Hepburn Springs and our nocturnal wildlife tour with Scott was definitely a highlight. We saw four wombats, two brush tail possums, two greater gliders and a lot of kangaroos. Scott was an awesome host, with lots of interesting local knowledge...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thanks Bianca, your too kind ! i'm glad you loved the tour...it really is a hidden feature that most people don't even know its there....thanks for coming along...see you again next time ! scott

Reviewed 13 November 2017

I loved everything about this tour. Not only did we get to watch quite a few wombats, but we also got to see kangaroos and wallabies and learn about the animals in the process. My expectations were exceeded. I would recommend this tour to anyone...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Cassie D .... your simply the best !! Just like Tina Turner !! it was a pleasure and a heap of fun showing you around our beautiful forest at night , thanks for the review and hope to see you again one day ! cheers...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were a group of six and we had a wonderful time with Scott searching for wombats. It was a very cold night, close to zero, but it mattered not- we saw 5 wombats (and sadly a sixth who had been hit by a vehicle),...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank imaginelle
scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

The forest sure does get chilly on some nights... you will be glad to know I have blankets now to keep everyone nice n snug ...but not too snug that they fall asleep....as the snoring scares the wildlife....hehehe thanks for coming along hope to see...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

My girlfriend and I booked this trip in advance because of the positive ratings we saw on tripadvisor. We were a little skeptical at the start but boy, it was worth it! Our tour guide for the night, the one and only, Scott, was absolutely...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review, It was a pleasure showing you the lovely Wombat State Forest !! Xièxiè

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imaginelle
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Response from scott e | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for the enquiry, Our custom 4x4 bus can seat 11 passengers. I hope this helps.... cheers, Scott
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