Three tours are available to cater for those who have just a few hours or a full day. The Launceston Cataract Gorge Tour is a 2 hour experience and Zig Zag Tour is a 3 hour experience where you are personally guided through the First Basin and Picnic Grounds areas where you will find out about the Aboriginal and European history of the area. The Zig Zag tour takes in the iconic Zig Zag track and people need to be reasonably fit as it involves some short but steep sections*. The Cataract Tour is suited for most people, including families who may have small children. The Waddamana Tour is a full day experience that takes you through the iconic Gorge then for a bush walking experience where you can view Aboriginal sites. The tour includes lunch plus a cultural session painting with natural ochres and/or making clap sticks. All tours highlight bush foods and resources. *The starting point for this tour can be changed to take in the more sedate Gorge Walk. Tour Schedules Launceston Cataract Gorge ($30) and Zig Zag Tours ($45): Daily @9am and 1pm. Waddamana Tour: Daily departing at 9am (duration approx. 6 hours) - bookings essential. Cost $120 per person.
Don't just visit the Cataract Gorge in Launceston- become part of it It is one thing to visit a place and say you've seen it. It is entirely another to say you became part of it! Take a guided sightseeing tour as you walk in Launceston's Cataract Gorge and let yourself become become part of this spiritual place. Wallaby Walkabout Tours is located in Launceston and provides three tours of the Cataract Gorge and adjoining bushland. Tours range from 2-3 hours for the short experiences. The day tour is a complete bush walking experience through the Gorge and beyond.