Holiday accommodation and activities in the D'Entrecasteaux Channel, Tasmania, 1 hour south from Hobart , Yooringa Garden Cottage is a self contained, two bedroom cottage, ideal for couples or small groups. Close to Bruny Island, Snug Falls and a range of other attractions. Southern Tasmania is a land of waterways, wilderness and wildlife. This is your one stop shop to plan and book your Huon Valley and Bruny Island Escape. Phone: 1800 770 224 Email: email@example.com or use the "Book Now" button below.
Pet friendly accommodation Tasmania
Most pets are welcome at Yooringa. You might consider your pet as part of your family. We do too. Pets are charged just like any other guest, an extra $40 per guest per night. You can't book a pet online but please phone us, describe your pet and most likely we can book them in with you.
Phone 1800 770 224
Yooringa Garden Cottage in Flowerpot, Tasmania
Welcome to Yooringa, fully self contained two bedroom accommodation with tantalizing glimpses across the D’Entrecasteaux Channel to Bruny Island. Enjoy our stunning gardens. a wonderful base for touring the many attractions of Bruny Island, the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and the Huon Valley.
Yooringa offers a fully self contained 2 bedroom quality accommodation in tranquil surroundings.
Self Contained Facilities
Hobart and D'Entrecasteaux Channel Map
A photographic tutor to visit you at Yooringa
All year round (subject to availability) Roy Vieth is available to meet you at your accommodation or anywhere from Hobart to Bruny Island or Cockle Creek. He will show how you can achieve the best from your camera allowing you to take more creative photos.
Guidance may comprise a variety of topics from unveiling any hidden features of your camera to post-processing techniques using Lightroom, Photoshop or Aperture.
* Within 25km radius of Hobart, $110 for first hour; $55 per subsequent hour
* At Yooringa $60 travel plus $110 for first hour and $55 per subsequent hour.
Note to Thrifty and AVIS Car Hire Customers
AVIS and Thrifty currently prohibit customers to drive AVIS vehicles on Bruny Island. If you are a AVIS Car Hire customer you have the choice of either taking our Full Day Tour from Hobart or making use of our Kettering Pick Up service.
Huon Valley Escapes chooses to work with Bargain Car Rentals because of their gravel road policy.
Use on gravel roads is allowed but there is a larger excess if you damage the car on a gravel road.
Grandvewe Sheep Cheesery
Grandvewe Cheeses produce a wide range of products, with a focus on high-quality sheep cheese and other dairy products made from their own herd of sheep.
Come and see our sheep milking demonstrations daily from 3.00pm (October-March). Children are welcome to feed and pat our lambs throughout summer.
Meet “The Girls” (as the sheep are fondly known), taste up to 15 different cheeses and enjoy a wine while viewing the whole process of cheese making and maturing...
Bruny Island Ferry: Kettering to Dennes Pt
At least nine crossings daily. Each crossing takes about 15 minutes. For more information phone
Timetables, click here.
Bruny National Parks and Wildlife Reserves
Shot Tower Historic Site
The distinctive circular tower stands 48 metres tall and was built in 1870 for the purpose of producing lead shot. Lead, with added arsenic and antimony was cast into ingots, remelted in cauldrons and then poured through colanders, forming droplets which became roughly spherical as they dropped into a tub of water at the base of the tower.
The top of the tower can be accessed via a 259 step circular staircase and offers spectacular views up, down and across the Derwent River. There is a museum at the base of the tower and a tea rooms alongside, as well as toilet facilities for the disabled...
The Multi Award Winning Bruny Island Cruise
This multi-award winning three-hour eco-adventure cruise takes you through some of Tasmania's unspoiled coastline like nobody else. Our safe, fast and comfortable boats ensure you're right in the adventure – seeing everything up close, feeling every thrill and experiencing nature first hand.
Bruny Island boasts stunning natural cliff formations, among the tallest in the world. The awesome 'Breathing Rock', the towering 'Monument' and the lush emerald green forests of South Bruny - you will fall in love with this island paradise. The impressive array of sea and coastal wildlife rivals many national parks throughout the world. Meet the Bruny Island seals, dolphins, whales, albatross, eagles, gannet, shearwater and petrel who live in this delicate ecosystem.
Our highly trained interpretative guides love what they do – they’ll make your experience fun, enjoyable, entertaining and informative.
After an unforgettable three hour, 50km journey, you’ll return you to shore knowing you have been involved in a remarkable voyage of discovery – not just Tasmania's best, but simply one of the world's great environmental travel experiences.
Some Things you need to know
Don't Forget Your Camera
Kodak film can be purchased before you travel.
Warm and windproof clothing, a hat and sun protection is recommended. We supply wet weather gear and warm clothing if required.
Our team of experienced interpretive guides are chosen for their knowledge, experience and skill. They all hold appropriate first-aid and other relevant qualifications.
Booking and Cancellation Policy
We reserve the right to cancel or vary any trip and will incur no liability for any such cancellation or alteration. However, we will not cancel because of low bookings - we will operate the cruise with one passenger if necessary!
If we cancel a trip there will be no charge to you. However, if you decide to cancel your trip, turn up late or otherwise can't make it; please be aware that cancellation fees may apply and you may forfeit some or all of your fare.