Triabunna: Maria Island and Ile Des Phoques Day Trip by Boat

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Cruise along the Ile Des Phoques island and stop to explore Maria Island on this day trip from Tribunna. See an array of wildlife along the way and be served a delicious lunch with drinks onboard.


  • Savor morning tea along with a variety of cakes you begin your adventure
  • Encounter a diverse array of native wildlife including albatrosses and seals
  • Marvel at stunning natural landscapes of Maria Island and Ile Des Phoques
  • Savor a fresh and healthy salad bowl lunch with a wide selection of drinks
  • Explore the historical town on Maria Island or soak up its beautiful beaches


Discover the beauty of Maria Island and cruise along the shoreline of the Ile Des Phoques island. Search for a variety of marine life like dolphins and fur seals as you sail. Visit Darlington on Maria Island where you can take a guided history tour or have some free time to hit the beach.  Meet your guide at a café in Triabunna and board a comfortable speedboat. Embark on an adventure with stunning views of Maria Island's Painted Cliffs, Fossil Cliffs, spring-fed waterfalls, limestone sea caves, and cliff-top stalactites. Let views of the Bishop and Clerk Mountains take your breath away and take in views of the granite cliffs of Maria Island's east coast from the water. At the northern tip of Maria Island the cruise will head north to the Ile Des Phoques, a 30 minute boat ride from Maria Island. Tuck into cakes which are provided for morning tea as well as complimentary water, tea, coffee, orange juice, soda water, soft drinks, wine and beer. Keep an eye out for albatross, dolphins, fur seals, and whales (depending on the time of year). Savor a healthy salad bowl lunch with your choice of chicken breast, smoked salmon, roast beef, leg ham, or vegetarian/vegan options. Lunch is enjoyed on the boat while anchored in an idyllic location at Maria Island.   Dock at Darlington where you can stretch your legs and go on a guided historic tour Choose to learn about the town’s history, and see convict buildings and resident wombats, or have free time to visit a sandy beach or swim in the waters of Maria Island’s marine reserve. Soak up the views on the speedboat trip back to your meeting point in Triabunna.


Guide Ile Des Phoques views Time to explore Maria Island A selection of cakes Water, soda, juice, coffee, and tea Local wine and beer Salad bowl (choose from meat, vegetarian, and vegan options)

Important Information

  • Additional drinks are available for purchase on the boat during lunch

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