Mindfood: Where the Wild Things Are

Mindfood: Where the Wild Things Are

Brain need some mind food? Let your imagination run away with us to Port Davey by reading this beautiful article by Journalist Anabel Dean. “Unlocking the secrets of this profound and prehistoric landscape is not only the task of our expert guide. We also have...
The best time to visit Port Davey

The best time to visit Port Davey

When is the best time to visit Port Davey, Southwest Tasmania? Should we book our trip in February, March or April? These are questions we often get asked. Our answer: Any time during our 3 month season is a fantastic time to go. Why? We’ve deliberately limited...
Raptor Release Cruise

Raptor Release Cruise

White-bellied sea eagle released from Odalisque: “One of the greatest experiences I’ve ever had.” In a special collaboration between the Raptor & Wildlife Refuge of Tasmania and Tasmanian Boat Charters, a white-bellied sea eagle was released...
The Skipper’s Log August 2017

The Skipper’s Log August 2017

A news update from Tasmanian Boat Charters. To celebrate the end of our first season in Port Davey, we’ve put together a small video message from skipper & owner Pieter van der Woude reliving some of the highlights from the summer and sharing a few exciting...
The Mercury: Softly, Softly in the Wilderness

The Mercury: Softly, Softly in the Wilderness

Tourism in wilderness areas & why Tasmanian Boat Charters, an eco-tourism venture that leaves no footprint, was one approved to work in Tasmania’s World Heritage Area. This is all covered in Don Knowler’s most recent article, plus a visit to...
New jet boat joins Tasmanian Boat Charters’ fleet

New jet boat joins Tasmanian Boat Charters’ fleet

Tasmanian Boat Charters’ has a new toy to add to it’s collection – the Williams 505D Turbojet R.I.B. (colloquially known as a ‘rubber duckie’). The Turbojet is an exciting new addition to our fleet because it means that we are...
TasWeekend:  Journey Uncovers Natural Attraction

TasWeekend: Journey Uncovers Natural Attraction

Two weeks ago, we took Donald Knowler on a trip with us deep into the South West wilderness. His personal highlight was seeing the orange-bellied parrot in it’s natural habitat, a lifelong ambition of his, but this was just one small part of a broader tour of...
Tasmania 40° South: Great Southern Land

Tasmania 40° South: Great Southern Land

Tasmanian Boat Charters features in the latest edition of the Tasmania 40° South magazine in an article written by Lucinda Sharp about our Port Davey Charters. Read the full glowing review of her experience aboard Odalisque here....
RACT Journeys: Cruising on the Edge

RACT Journeys: Cruising on the Edge

Alice Hansen writes about exploring wild landscapes in the South West aboard Tasmania’s latest eco-adventure in this latest issue of Journeys. Read all about her expedition with us – the stories, the company, the history lessons, the adventure, and above...