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Address: Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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+61 1800 634 906
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Spirit of Tasmania’s Melbourne-Devonport service provides you flexibility...

Spirit of Tasmania’s Melbourne-Devonport service provides you flexibility and convenience when planning your holiday. Our twin ships depart from both ports at 7.30pm and arrive the following morning at 6.00am. During peak season, we also operate day sailings departing from each port at 9.00am and arriving the same day at 6.00pm.On board, you can experience spectacular views, delicious food, great entertainment, relaxation and so much more!

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Great way to travel

For a group booking of 23 vehicles, the Spirit of Tasmania crew handled it without any hassles, they were able to accomodate some late changes. I recommend not arriving as soon as... read more

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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked a 4 bed cabin (2 bunks) and a small shower; a must if you want to travel in comfort. The cabins were clean and comfortable. Both trips were at night & we were lucky to have a wonderful crossing over only 1m swell. Helpful friendly staff, announcement over the intercom wakes you 45 mins before arrival, easy to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

For a group booking of 23 vehicles, the Spirit of Tasmania crew handled it without any hassles, they were able to accomodate some late changes. I recommend not arriving as soon as the gates open, it is easier if you let the early ones board and then arrive a half hour or so later. The cabins are comfortable, the food... More 

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Thank bobbeck3
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3 attraction reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Day Crossing is the best. We had the recliner lounge and spent the day eating, drinking and playing cards. I have always enjoyed the Day Crossings.

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Thank Felicity S
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Pristinely cleaned everywhere, comfortable, meal was very good and much better than expected and reasonably priced. Really well organised, no fuss getting on and off the boat. Very good travel experience all round. Thoroughly enjoyed this trip.

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Thank Kirsten B
Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great way to travel. We booked a cabin to leave our stuff and also shower in private. If you feel a little unwell it's also a great place to hide 👍. The trip both ways was wonderful. Love Tasmania and with the van it makes life so much more interesting. Well worth the money to go across with your caravan

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Thank Lpapas13
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73 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went to Tasmania from Melbourne on the Spirit of Tasmania. Great way to travel as you can take your vehicle too. Went to Devonport during the day using the day pass. It was good. Fortunately was not sea sick and found the seating on deck 7 very comfortable for a day trip. Food was overpriced and not tasty. Recommend you... More 

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Thank Iloka W
Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip on the Spirit of Tasmania and it did not disappoint. It is so convenient to be able to take your car, especially when loading up with lots of Tassie food and wine goodies for the return trip home! We had a day sail over and an overnight return trip. Both were great options. The two... More 

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Thank OzHarry
Devonport, Australia
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is nice and relaxing on the Spirit. There is plenty of choices for food. You can have the buffet for $24 per plate. We didn't realise this at the time. I noticed some people piled their plate right up and even shared the plate!! It's nice to sit back and relax and enjoy a couple of drinks and wander... More 

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Thank bluegirl30
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Efficient service, safe for the car, clean cabins if travelling overnight - just don't eat on the boat, too dear

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Thank Lisa S
Canberra, Australia
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Spirit of Tasmania is a great option for taking your car on a trip to the Apple Isle. The ferry is well appointed and comfortable. The service including on and off boarding of cars is well managed and the service does not stop there. Onboard bars and restaurant, two cinemas, tourism information they got this so right. Great for... More 

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