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Stanley Seal Cruises

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Wharf Road | Dockside, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
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No hustle- and- bustle... scenic, entertaining and fur-seals thrown in.

Having satisfied our intrepid-exploring of Stanley Town,we booked passage on the 'Jameson Rose' run... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2013
Eli B
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Sydney, Australia
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Went out with the family. Great trip, weather perfect and heaps of seals and their babies. Good... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2013
K L
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Townsville, Australia
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Wharf Road | Dockside, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
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Reviewed 12 November 2013

Having satisfied our intrepid-exploring of Stanley Town,we booked passage on the 'Jameson Rose' run by Stanley Sea Cruises outfit. They took us one kilometre off shore to Bull Rock where Australian Fur Seals use the rock for their siesta and annual holidays. They rest,lie in...More

7  Thank Eli B
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Reviewed 6 October 2013

Went out with the family. Great trip, weather perfect and heaps of seals and their babies. Good commentary and information. Check times the day before.

1  Thank K L
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Reviewed 28 August 2013

Usually when people think of Stanley, they immediately think of The Nut which towers above the township and is a sweetheart for Tasmania's tourism industry. However, not people know that one of the best attractions when you visit Stanley is the Stanley Seal Cruises. We...More

2  Thank Natasha J
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Reviewed 19 March 2013

We were lucky to have such a great day! Spectacular weather, very little winds and a beautifully aqua ocean. The tour was modest but well worth the price as you are taken out to see something that would easily make David attenbourgh swoon. 500 or...More

2  Thank candice a
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Reviewed 14 March 2013

We didn't go on a cruise, but we were enjoying a cup of tea in the café, watching the families fishing on the pier, when a group of dolphins started breaching only about 20 metres from the café. They sported about for about 15 minutes...More

Thank Max W
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Reviewed 15 February 2013 via mobile

Devil dundee has done good. He is entertaining and friendly. Heather makes the best hamburgers. This is. Great holiday experidnce

1  Thank Tewah
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Reviewed 3 January 2013

We had a fantastic trip on this cruise. There were plenty of seals around and we got to experience them up closer than we imagined we would. We got an added bonus when a dozen or so dolphins decided to come and say hello and...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2012

A great trip for all ages. We had an amazing day where the weather was just ideal. Very friendly and informative guide and a humorous captain. The Australian Fur Seals are just beautiful in their natural habitat.

1  Thank Elsawang11
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Reviewed 23 October 2012

We took this cruise some time ago now but reading more recent reviews confirms its value. Initially our cruise was cancelled due to bad weather but when the weather firmed a bit it was all go. Friendly skipper and deckhand were 'real' people who had...More

1  Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 18 September 2012

We have been 3 times in the last 5 years and we never tire of the great scenery wonderful sights of the seals. The staff set the cruise apart from all others by making all feel friendly and welcome. We have taken people from 2...More

1  Thank HobartXmas
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