Our favourite Tasmanian Wines

Tasmania’s East Coast has been building quite a reputation for it’s wines in recent years.   We’d like to take a moment to introduce 3 our fav Tasmanian Wines, and you will find them all on board Schouten Passage II! The Bend: A small 2 ½ ha family vineyard situated just north of Swansea, The Bend…
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Aurora Australis – Southern Lights

Just to be super clear, you won’t see the Aurora Australis (aka: Southern Lights) from our cruise; but we do have a lot of photography enthusiasts on board so we get asked about it frequently. We thought we would cover a few FAQ’s Q: What are the Southern Lights / Aurora Australis? A:  The Aurora…
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Travelling to Freycinet

Holidays run smoothly when you are able to plan ahead, let us help you with some travel information to get you ready for travelling to Freycinet. There are no car hire services in Coles Bay, so you will need to organise a vehicle in one of the larger centres such as Hobart, Launceston, or Devonport….
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Tasmania – Food, glorious food!

  Tasmania is world-renowned for it’s fresh air, clean water, nutrient rich soil and tasty produce. It would be unseemly to offer anything for lunch other than a delicious sampling of some Tasmanian tastiness! The Wineglass Bay Cruises Bento Box is prepared fresh daily by the kitchen at Freycinet Lodge, Coles Bay, Tasmania. Although the…
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