Keep yourself entertained with some of our recommended activities
Walking is the best way to really experience Freycinet National Park. Choose from easy strolls to challenging treks and take a morning, afternoon or full day to explore the beaches, coastline and mountains of Freycinet National Park.
Wineglass Bay Lookout – 1-1½ hours’ return
This walk will reward you with your first, unforgettable view of one of the world’s best beaches—Wineglass Bay. From the start of the well-formed rocky track at the Wineglass Bay car park, take the short, but quite steep climb to reach the saddle between Mt Amos and Mt Mayson. Here, you can take the side track to the lookout and absorb the unarguably stunning views of Wineglass Bay.
Wineglass Bay – 2½ hours return
Leave early for this walk, as you will want to stay and take your time to absorb the extraordinary beauty of one of Tasmania’s most celebrated places.
From the Wineglass Bay lookout, continue downhill until you reach the white sand of Wineglass Bay beach. A twenty-minute walk to the southern end of the beach will give you the best views of these imposing formations.
Mt Amos – 3 hours’ return
Those who enjoy a physical challenge and an unforgettable view will be rewarded for their efforts on this walk. The track to the summit of Mt Amos, part of The Hazards range, is steep and physically demanding. This walk will reward experienced, well-prepared walkers with panoramic views of Freycinet Peninsula.
Cape Tourville Lighthouse – 20 minute circuit
Just 15 minutes’ drive from Coles Bay, this easy circuit walk offers spectacular views of Sleepy Bay, Wineglass Bay and along the coast towards Bicheno. The 600 metre track is wide and even with gently graded slopes and is suitable for walkers with strollers.
NB. Good walking boots, appropriate clothing for the weather conditions, a map, water and adequate food are essential when bushwalking in Tasmania.
For more information on other walks available please enquire at the Visitor’s Centre at the entrance to the Freycinet National Park
Quad Bike Tours
All4adventure offers 4 wheel motorbike tours of Freycinet. A thrilling way to experience the park.
Freycinet Adventures Tasmania
This company offers many tours to experience Coles Bay. These include sea kayaking, bushwalking, mountain biking, rockclimbing and abseiling hire. Kayaking tours run daily and are one of the most popular way to see the bay.
Wineglass Bay Cruises
The Wineglass Bay Cruises offers a four hour cruise upon their stylish catamaran to experience one of the worlds most beautiful beaches. This is an intimate and unique way to enjoy the scenery of the area.