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McDermott's Coaches

Legana, Tasmania 7277, Australia
+61 3 6330 3717
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USD 35.53*
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Cradle Mountain Sunrise Park Explorer
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USD 39.48*
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Cradle Mountain Wildlife Spotting after Dark
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McDermott’s Coaches – Specialty Tours and Charters are the State’s largest transport provider supplying tours, transfers, hire and coach charter for large and small groups around Tasmania and interstate.Touring, transport and sightseeing to destinations statewide including Cradle Mountain National Park and other options are avaialble in modern premium coaches with expert driver/guide commentary. All tours offer a guaranteed departure and complimentary pick up and drop off at accommodation venues.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Legana, Tasmania 7277, Australia
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+61 3 6330 3717
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"informative tour"
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"tasmanian devils"
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"the east coast"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Geoff was the driver for a SCENIC tour around Tasmania, and he was excellent not only in the necessary skills to keep us safe and get us around to many places on time....BUT was an excellent commentator on plants, animals and geological history as we...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful 2 1/2 hour spotlighting tour. We saw dozens of wombats and pademelons, lots of possums and some wallabies. Our guide went out of his way to try and spot a quoll (we spotted some eye reflections only). He was very knowledgeable...More

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

Thanks for the review MrRass. Nice to hear good things about our tours.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We recently joined a Night Spotting After Dark in the Park at Cradle Mountain, we had arrived earlier than expected and came across this night activity while at the visitor centre area, we were picked up from our Hotel at about 8oclock and taken on...More

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Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thanks for the fabulous feedback, so pleased your family enjoyed our new revamped tour !

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We had a 2 hour tour of Cradle Mountain with our bus driver John. The tour was on time and in a clean and quiet coach. The information provided by John was done in a friendly and informative matter. The Cradle Mountain Park and the...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

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Kim J, Director of Sales at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We loved our animal spotting tour at Cradle Mountain with Guy as our guide. You stay on the boardwalk so the animals don’t feel threatened at so as to not bother them. We saw numerous animals, mostly wombats many with babies in their pouches. The...More

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Kim J, General Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thanks for the great review and so pleased you enjoyed your night spotting tour!

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This was a great tour with John and B. Despite the weather, which was rainy and cold, we saw a whole selection of nocturnal animals in their natural habitat - wombats, pademelons and wallabies. First class commentary throughout.

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Kim J, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you for the great review Philip, pleased you enjoyed your tour.

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