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Guided Tours

Tarraleah Estate offers a number of guided tour options to help you more fully immerse yourself in our Tasmanian Highlands surroundings.   Explore the beautiful highland lakes on a kayak and view the wildlife and trout breeding grounds of our popular fly-fishing region.  Enjoy a bike ride through the surrounding forests and along the canals and learn of the regions important hydro electricity history.  Or if you are interested in fly fishing we offer an introduction to fly fishing lesson on our lake or take a full day fly fishing tour with our local fly fishing expert. Or if an indoor activity is more appealing, enjoy a whisky tasting from our collection of 150 international whiskys.



Tarraleah Lodge boasts more than 150 fine malt whiskies from around the world.  We offer visitors the opportunity to take a guided tasting with the Keepers of the Whisky Keys…..  A great opportunity for those with a taste for malt.  Participants enjoy 6 tastes of whisky from across the word which takes about an hour – even longer if your tongue loosens on that last dram at 60%.




Take your whisky experience further and try a selection of our rarest whiskies.  Top shelf only aged 30 years or more. Approximately an hour. 


If you would like to participate, please book directly in advance by email on or phone 0415 037 886

INTRODUCTION TO FLY FISHING – $125 per person. Minimum 2 people


Interested in learning about the art of fly fishing?  Well Tarraleah Estate has the luxury of a private lake stocked with trout on site.  Our local fly-fishing expert, will take you out to the lake and teach you how to cast, spot and still fish on the surrounding lawns.  You will then get the opportunity to try your skills out on the lake!


This 3-hour course is $125 per person, all equipment is provided, and groups are limited to a maximum of 4 people to ensure that everyone gets sufficient one-one-one coaching time.  You will be met at Tarraleah Estate Reception, and advanced bookings are essential.


If you would like to participate, please book directly in advance by email on or phone 0415 037 886

Tarraleah Estate Guided Fly-fishing Tours

Guided fly fishing 


Are you a fly fisher visiting Tasmania? Or looking for a local Tasmanian Highlands fly fishing guide?  Well look no further we have some great recommendations. Contact reservations. 


Tarraleah Estate Tasmanian Highland Lake Kayaking Tours

Half Day Wilderness Kayaking Tour- $145 per person



Looking for an inland kayaking experience?  Interested in exploring some of the stunning Tasmanian Highland Lakes and waterways? You won’t be disappointed with our half-day kayaking tour suitable for all levels of experience.


The Tarraleah Estate half day kayaking adventure takes you onto the serene Dee Lagoon in the Tasmanian Highlands where you will glide along stunning waters with dramatic mountain backdrops to explore the shores of a temperate rainforest.

Your guide will join you in spotting local insects, monster trout, platypus and sea eagles.


The price includes transfers, and is a half day (9am-1pm or 1:30pm – 5:30pm).

The kayaks are single occupancy, and the tour can cater to all levels of experience and fitness. Minimum age is 12 years. Minimum 2 persons, maximum 4 persons per tour.


If you would like to participate, please book directly in advance by email on or phone 0415 037 886

Tarraleah Estate Bike Tour

Wilderness Breakfast Bike Ride – $65 per person


Rise and shine to an invigorating early morning bike riding tour through bush and forest.  Enjoy cooked breakfast and a cuppa, in a private forest glade.

This bike tour will take you through a wet sclerophyll forest below tall trees and lush man ferns.  You will marvel at the mossy marsh, natural and manmade waterfalls and be astounded by the ground-breaking feats and rich hydroelectric engineering history of the area.


Take a break in a private green forest glade where your guide will prepare you a cooked breakfast (or cereal if you prefer) and a billy tea/coffee. available.  Special dietary requirements can be catered for on request with advance notice.


The bike tour costs $65 per person, is approx. 3 hours in duration, departs reception at 8am and returns at 11am.  It is suitable for all levels of fitness and can cater for children 12 years and older.  All equipment is provided and there is a minimum of 2 or a maximum of 4 people per tour.  (Additional persons may be able to participate if bringing their own bike).


If you would like to participate, please book directly in advance by email on or phone 0415 037 886