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Paddle Hobart's iconic waterfront OR spend a day exploring sea caves, sea cliffs and shipwrecks OR take our scenic flight deep into World Heritage Wilderness for a 3 or 7-day kayaking expedition. Roaring 40°s Kayaking offers premium sea kayaking...more
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Hobart, Tasmania 7155, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife, 10 year old son and I did the Hobart City kayak tour with Damien from Roaring 40s and had an excellent time. Damien was a brilliant guide: laid back, but safety conscious, informative and engaging. The kayaking was easy and the equipment top...More

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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for this wonderful review. It is fantastic to hear your family enjoyed the Hobart City kayaking tour with Damo yesterday. Particularly great to hear you loved learning more about about our beautiful city. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels in Tasmania. Cheers.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I did the hobart harbour tour with them last year and I liked it so much that I did the cliffs, caves and beaches one with them again this year! Tori and Hannah (sorry if I spelt your name wrong!) were such awesome guides! They...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for this fantastic review Sarah. It was a great day on the water - we even managed to dodge all the showers forecast. We loved having you along again and look forward to seeing you again one day soon. You will be a professional...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful experience of kayaking with excellent guides and exploring the coastline on water and the mountains on foot.A totally brilliant adventure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jill B
Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jill, great to hear that you enjoyed your southwest expedition. It was wonderful to have you along and we hope that you will join us again! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great day kayaking with Roaring 40's. The team was great and took us on an amazing day tour of the coast line. Everything was prepared well from pick up, equipment to lunch and dropping off. We were even lucky enough to see dolphins....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dolphins are an extra special bonus - and so exciting to see. Fantastic to hear you had such a great day and thanks for this great review. Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rhonda & I (56 & 62) thoroughly enjoyed a morning in a double sea kayak with Coops from Roaring 40s Kayaking in Hobart, Tasmania. Coops is an enthusiastic young lady from Liverpool who works hard at a job she loves. She & the business are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rhonda and Geoff. Coops thoroughly enjoyed having you along as well - a fun morning on the water. Thanks for paddling with us and for this great review. We hope to see you again for some longer trips soon. Cheers from the Team at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only had a couple hours to spend in Hobart and decided to take a paddle around Hobart. It was great to see and learn more about the area and our guide was very professional and fun. Thanks Guys

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sean G
Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your paddle! You sure can see and learn a lot in just 2.5 hours on the water. Thanks for the fantastic review. Cheers, Roaring 40s team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect day for this amazing trip along Hobart coastline with Josh and Reg. My friend and I really enjoyed everything on the water, the food, the paddling, the breeze and view, everything. Thanks Josh and Reg for giving us such amazing memories.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our pleasure to share this beautiful coastline with you, and fantastic to hear you enjoyed the day so much. We enjoyed that breeze behind us as well! Thanks for this fantastic review and hope to see you again one day.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we kayaked was a bit chilly and breezy, but it gave us a chance to ride some nice waves, which was a lot of fun! We didn't have prior kayaking experience, but our guides were terrific, and we always felt safe. They paired...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Love to hear you enjoyed the waves and that you had a great time on your tour. Thanks so much for the review and hope this is the beginning of more kayaking for you. Cheers from us all at Roaring 40s Kayaking

Reviewed 13 November 2018

An excellent day out for two very novice kayakers. The route was really interesting and taken at a good pace. Misha was an excellent guide and allowed us to go at our own pace but also challenged us to try a few things - our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Fantastic to hear you had a great day kayaking with Mischa. It is always great to challenge yourself and hope you find some more kayaking tours to work on that reversing. Thanks so much for joining us and for this great reviews. Cheers

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Lovely relaxing paddle Sandy Bay to Constitution Dock and back. Tory was great, felt safe and confident. Fish and chips were a nice touch.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jenny828, Owner at Roaring 40s Kayaking - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your Hobart City paddle with Tory. Those fish and chips always taste better when you earn them by paddling there. Thanks for this great review. Cheers

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Usmob
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Agree best to ask Roaring 40s directly. I suspect most of the tours would still be available but subject to weather conditions.
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