With its untouched wilderness and captivating beauty, Bruny Island on Tasmania’s eath coast is a destination not to be missed when visiting Tasmania. The local’s call it their natural paradise and holiday makers find that they never want to leave as you can really get yourself away from all of the hustle and bustle of everyday life and really relax and revive the senses at this island getaway. Bruny Island is easily accessed from Kettering which is only 40 minutes south of Hobart and the car ferry only takes approximately 20 minutes to get you across to the island and provides wonderful views along the way. With a small isthmus separating both the north and south parts of Bruny Island, there is much to see and do while you are here so always make sure you allow enough time to explore the island in full.
Base yourself in one of the towns that dot their way around the island, from Adventure Bay, Dennes Bay, Barnes Bay, Cape Bruny and Cloudy Bay or one of the many others and explore the National Parks, bushlands and natural wilderness that covers the island. From town delights to surrounding attractions and activities, there are numerous things for you to fill up your days with when holidaying on Bruny Island. Soak up the history and heritage, get up close to an abundance of wildlife, spend time at beautiful beaches and bays for the day with the kids or explore countless walking tracks and hiking trails that will take you past breathtaking scenery. With every chance to delight the taste buds, sample award winning wines, try culinary delights and fresh local produce, cheese, fudge, chocolate and many other boutique foods, you can taste test your way around the island which will be a food lovers delight.
Book into any number of accommodation properties from holiday homes, cottages, bed and breakfasts and self contained apartments! Indulge in luxury accommodation that will leave nothing to chance or simply check into somewhere affordable yet welcoming it you are travelling on a budget. Bruny Island provides many choices of holiday accommodation that will have you placed perfectly to take in many sights and delights that can be within easy reach of where ever you might be staying. Visit lighthouses, join a wildlife spotting cruise for the day, hike along coastal walking tracks that are sure to delight or base your holiday around the annual Bruny Island Surf Classis that is held at Cape Bruny every year. Whether you wish to spend time by the waters edge and lose yourself in pristine wilderness, Bruny Island is a holiday destination for everyone. Food lovers, nature loves, families seeking quality time with the kids and the ultimate escape for romantic weekends and trips away.
Immerse yourself in true natural wonder, see nesting penguins, playful dolphins, go fishing, surfing, wildlife spotting, swimming and lazing on beautiful beaches. Bruny Island has it all, so no matter what kind of activity or adventure you are chasing for your next trip away, come and discover all the attractions and highlights that Tasmania's Bruny Island will offer you from start to finish!