Bonnet Island Experience


Depart at twilight aboard the MV Sophia to explore Bonnet Island on Tasmania’s wild west coast. This cruise gives visitors a unique insight into this place of adventure, challenge and history.

Stepping ashore at Bonnet Island you can explore this remote and isolated island where lighthouse keepers and their families worked. This is one of the best places to see penguins in Western Tasmania as the island is now home to a colony of Little Penguins. Watching these tiny creatures make their way back to their burrows is just one of the privileges of exploring this wonderful part of the region. You will have to opportunity to photograph them in the light of red torches (no flashes), and even see inside the burrows using cameras.

Top off the evening with a complimentary a Tasmanian cheese selection, wine, beer, soft drinks and hot chocolate.


2.5 hours - departure times vary depending on the sunset. Please confirm departure time with the Strahan Activities Centre.


Adult: $105

Child: $45 (5-14 y.o)

Family Ticket: $255 per family of 2 adults and 2 children.

Minimum age is 5 years to travel.

*Strahan can be subject to unpredictable weather at times. To ensure you are adequately prepared please visit our climate page. You can also read our frequently asked questions here or contact us here.

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