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Lunch in the Sounds

Lunch in the Sounds

Spend a few hours in the Sounds with the "Lunch in the Sounds" cruise.

Depart Picton at 12.15pm. The cruise takes 15 minutes and once you arrive at Lochmara choose any lunch meal off the blackboard menu (excludes platters). After lunch there will be plenty of time to wander around the property with short walks through the bush with lots of information panels on the local flora and fauna and you will also be able to view the daily animal feeding before you depart Lochmara at 2.45pm. The option to catch the later boat can also be arranged. Please advise on booking if you would prefer the 4pm or 5pm (summer) departure.

  • $75.00 per adult (blackboard menu)  peak season $85.00
  • $40.00 per child (order from childrens menu) peak season $45.00

Add on Activity 

  • Underwater Observatory. Join our fully guided tours of approx 40 minutes aboard the Underwater Observatory where you will be well informed and entertained by our passionate fully qualified guides. $20 per person. $10 per child. Family group 2A + up to 3 children $60.00
  • Times are 12.50 or 2.45pm. Will be confirmed on the day. Can be booked online when you book your Lunch in the Sounds.



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