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McDermott’s Coaches and Tours are one of the State’s largest coach tour and specialist transport service provider and with many years in the industry with a fleet of over 50 Australian coaches including several new large luxury 5 Star coaches as...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
+61 3 6330 3717
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a night tour with James from McDermott’s Coaches at Cradle Mountain. Saw plenty of wildlife including wombats, pademelons, wallabies and possums. James was a great guide with good knowledge of the fauna and flora and showed a passion for the job and was extremely...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2hours Cradle Mountain day tour with Peter. Peter is a friendly and patient guide. We enjoyed the 2 hours knowing more about Cradle Mountain and it’s history. We saw wombats at closeup range too. Thank you Peter.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous tour, James was extremely informative and absolutely delightful, his knowledge of the local flora and fauna was quite extensive and had a real passion for passing this on. We were fortunate to see quite a diverse range of wildlife. Highly recommend this...More

Thank Lianne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was kind of cold and wet but James was an amazing guide with such a warm personality. We were the only 3 on the tour for the night but he was very knowledgeable and was able to spot all of the animals while giving...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

James was an knowledgeable tour guide. Enjoyed his commentary, information and highlighted with seeing many Wombats. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The pick up from our Hotel made this excursion so much easier and enjoyable. It was an unexpected surprise as the booking agent told us to be at the Bus Transit Station about 2 km away. The driver was very knowledgeable and told us some...More

Thank robopage
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great nightspotting evening with James.we were early and so was bus. So we got more time looking for the little critters.. saw so many.. pademelons wallabies possums wombats and to top it .. 2 quollsof different colours ..highly recommended for a great evening activity

Thank Meng C
Reviewed 30 April 2018

With only a few days to spend in Launceston, I thought of doing the Cradle Mountain activity for just a day. Lucky enough, I found a group tour to Cradle Mountain National Park organized by McDermott Coaches. Departing and returning to Launceston, the highlights of...More

Thank marxtermind
Reviewed 24 April 2018

A great trip, saw lots of animals including wombats, possum, padymelons and Bennett wallaby and a fleeting glimpse of a Tasmanian devil - collected promptly from our accommodation. Our guide, James, was very knowledgeable and personable. Would definitely recommend this trip to all.

1  Thank lin897
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I have nothing but good things to say about our trip to Cradle Mountain Both Ben and Paul were very professional and assisted us to make a very enjoyable day Lunch was nice with miso soup and wraps followed by a visit to Ashgrove cheese...More

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Mark B, Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thanks for the review samsonSydney, miso, wraps and yummy ice cream, how good is that!

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