Walk Cataract Gorge

Take a memorable walk into the Cataract Gorge and First Basin,with a local guide. One of the really special things to do in Launceston. There is no better way to get to truly know a place than to walk in it, and these guided walks in Launceston’s breathtaking Cataract Gorge, is a walk like no other. • See the amazing panoramas and Australian flora • Hear the South Esk flowing over the Cataract • Taste the predominant tree in the Gorge • Meet the feathered and furry wildlife • Smell the unique scent of the Aussie bush • Touch the ancient rock and the cool fresh water Experience Tasmania in the truest sense of the word, and take away a memory that will last you a lifetime. Your Tour Guide Tanya turned her back on a long and successful career in hotel management, to pursue her dream of starting a tourism business so that she could show off Cataract Gorge to the world and make a lasting positive contribution to the community. An outgoing and knowledgeable host, Tanya brings to the role a passion for the environment, the community, and all things Launceston. We all want to do something worthwhile. By taking this tour you are doing good, not only for yourself but for others too. Walk Cataract Gorge has a strong social and environmental philosophy. See website for details.
Walk Cataract Gorge launched in 2018, offereing guided walking tours in Launceston's number one visitor destination, the Cataract Gorge.

Tour 1 - The Jewel of Launceston
The Jewel of Launceston combines the best that Cataract Gorge has to offer.
This one-way one hour walk is the ideal introduction to the Cataract Gorge and First Basin, providing a gentle visual revealing of the beauty of the place, combined with an unfolding narrative.
Departing daily from Kings Bridge at 10:30 am. Retail $22 adult.

Tour 2 - coming very soon (in time for the 2018-2019 peak season)

Walk Cataract Gorge has a strong committment to social and environmental responsibility.