THINGS TO DO ON BRUNY ISLAND
Bruny island offers something for everyone from adventure activities, surfing, sightseeing, beaches, local produce & culinary dining, arts and museums and much more.
Cruise alongside some of Australia’s highest sea cliffs, beneath towering crags and drift up close to listen to the awesome ‘breathing rock’. The custom-built yellow boats are ideal for viewing the spectacular coastline and wildlife of Bruny Island. Each vessel holds a maximum of 43 guests. Covered open-air tiered seating means an excellent all-round view and connec- tion with the environment. The boats are safe, comfortable and gentle on the environment due to their fuel efficiency, low emission and quiet operation. Call (03) 6234 4270 between 7 am – 10 pm local time or book online www.brunycruises.com.au
Experience 6km bush walk at Fluted Cape Trail In Adventure Bay, 20 minutes drive from Mandala, the fluted cape circuit takes 3 hour return walk taking in crystal blue wa- ters, exceptional coastal cliffs and abundant wildlife. The trail is steep in sections with some substantial climbing required to reach The Fluted Cape summit at 272m.
For a longer walking track, The Cape Queen Elizabeth is the place. It’s great day walk of 12 km return. Offering different landscapes to discover and explore, stunning beach- es, unique rock formations and many more. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes, hat, apply sunscreen bring a bottle of water, snacks and your smartphone/ camera.
Experience of the unique and beautiful land of Bruny Island and surrounding areas from a bird’s eye view. Island Scenic Flights is the only carrier based at the Bruny Island Airport. Flights around South Bruny Island start from $175 per person (minimum 2 people). Call: (airfield office): (03) 6293 1448 mobile: 0428 293 272
Address: 2179 Bruny Island Main Road.
It’s an inactive lighthouse located in the South Bruny National Park, about (26.4 km) 35-40 minutes drive from Mandala. (Cape Bruny Lighthouse is the second oldest extant lighthouse tower in Australia. A setting that features an amazing landscape overseeing the imposing sea cliffs, experience the 360° view of the day and the magic sunset. No need to pre-book the lighthouse tour.
Bruny Island offers great fishing spots for Tasmanian local Salmon, squid, flat head and all Tasmanian’s fish. Closest at Alonnah jetty or drive another 10 minutes to Lunawanna jetty, more to Adventure Bay jetty.
For surfing enthusiast, Bruny Island is a great place to explore surf. The Neck, Coal Point, The Cape Light House Beach, Cloudy Bay and Lagoon.
A must visit in Bruny Island, the neck has breathtaking views of the middle of Bruny isthmus after walking up a series of steps, sometimes you will see those little penguins foot prints in the morning. Best to visit is in a nice clear day or after sunset for penguin watching. There is a penguin lookout point near the beach. The beach on the neck is spectacular, clear blue water and great spot for an easy walk.
110 Matthew Flinders Dr,
Alonnah TAS 7150
Phone +61 467 403 426