If it’s a tranquil escape from reality or an adrenaline charged adventure look no further. See what Stanley and surrounds has to offer you. From Tarkine wanderings, cruises, joy flights, 4WDing and everything in between, let our experienced and knowledgeable guides take the worry out of your planning.

Four-wheel drive luxury

Four-wheel drive luxury The region’s most experience guides will quickly have you spellbound within the ‘edge of the world’. Enjoy the Tarkine wilderness in style by booking a full day, premium 4WD adventure tour. Spectacular rainforest, abundant wildlife, gourmet produce and unsurpassed local knowledge. Does it get any better?

Tarkine Trails was established in 2002 by a group of like-minded, passionate individuals, with a focus to provide exposure from the threats to the takayna / Tarkine region through tourism. From here the company has evolved to provide multiple unique deep immersion walking experiences, both within the Tarkine's vast rainforest areas and along its wild coastline. Tarkine Trails is proudly part of Trek Tours Australia, continuing the legacy of offering genuine takayna / Tarkine experiences in the northwest of Tasmania.

Kawasaki Teryx 800 4 Seater Buggies

The ADVENTURE starts here, so make it a family affair with Dad, Mum and the Kids and see the Tarkine in motion by hiring a Kawasaki Teryx 4 Seater Buggy and have an experience of a life time on one of our fully guided Tag-A-Long Adventures.

All Buggies come Equipped with all Safety Gear including Helmet, Gloves and Wet Weathers. The buggies are fitted with UHF Radios, Fire Extinguishers, rear Storage Box with Air Compressor, Puncture repair, First Aid and Basic Tool Kits, with room for a small Esky.
The Buggieshave Half

Go sky high!

If making the steep trek to the top of The Nut is not for you, the chairlift might be just the ticket. A leisurely five-minute cruise aboard this classic chairlift will have you enjoying 360° views as you travel the 250m to your summit perch. Pack your camera and settle in for the breathtaking panorama!
The chairlift operates September to June.

40 South Charters is a boutique charter boat offering customized adventures around the stunning islands of NW Tasmania.
Based in Stanley we offer Seal cruises, fishing trips but our specialty is guest transportation and day trips to magical Three Hummock Island.
Our custom built 25 ft, 400 Hp Edencraft Formula vessel “Tarkiner” was built in Geelong in 2022 and meets all Insurance, Licencing and Survey requirements. We can carry 4 passengers + 2 crew.
Fishing, sightseeing or island exploring, talk to Duncan to discuss your requirements 0429352004 or follow us on Facebook for updates “40 South Charters”.

The new Duck River Meadows Robotic Dairy is a remarkable state of the art facility housing the incredibly pure, creamy cheeses that are produced on site. La Cantara Artisan Cheeses are created from the lush grass fed cows, aged and delivered right to our consumers.

Join our enthusiastic and knowledgeable tour guides and be captivated in the futuristic robotic production of the purest milk Tasmania can produce.

Hop on board the bus with our friendly, experienced guide who will describe the hump and hollow drainage

Up close after dark

Grab your puffer jacket – it’s worth bracing the evening chill to welcome the world’s smallest penguins as they head to their burrows. The purpose-built viewing platform is illuminated with special red lighting designed not to disturb these delightful locals. Leave your cameras, torches and loud voices behind as bright lights and noise will frighten and disorientate Fairy Penguins. September to March rewards with the best penguin numbers. The platform is wheelchair and pram accessible. 

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