Day trip

From Hobart: Mt. Field National Park and Russell Falls

Activity provider: Gray Line Tasmania

From Hobart: Mt. Field National Park and Russell Falls

Activity provider: Gray Line Tasmania

From US$ 108.85 per person

Immerse yourself in the wilderness on a day trip to Mt. Field National Park from Hobart. Explore the Derwent Valley, Salmon Ponds, Mt. Field National Park, and the stunning Russell Falls.

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Duration 405 minutes
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Savor the flavors of Australia with a tasty morning tea and steaming hot drink
  • Learn about the flora and fauna in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area
  • Enjoy feeding the trout and salmon at the established Salmon Pond Trout Hatchery
  • Marvel at the breathtaking 3-tiered Russell Falls in Mt. Field National Park
  • Hike through the rainforest canopy and marvel at the giant eucalyptus trees
Full description

Get out of the city and see the luscious rainforests of Mt. Field National Park on a day tour from Hobart. Stroll through New Norfolk, enjoy morning tea at the Salmon Ponds, and marvel at Russell Falls in the beautiful Mt. Field National Park.

Meet your guide in Hobart and head out of the city along the shores of the Derwent River, Enjoy the views of rich farmland before arriving in New Norfolk. Wander around this bustling rural town, the third oldest settlement in Tasmania.

Continue through the hop fields of Bushy Park to reach the Salmon Ponds. Feed the fish and wander through the beautiful English-style parklands before enjoying morning tea and a hot drink. Once you've finished tea, head to Mt. Field National Park.

Start with a leisurely walk through the rainforest canopy to reach the Tall Trees Walk, where you can see the giant eucalyptus trees. Follow the path to the picturesque, 3-tiered Russell Falls. After your walk, enjoy lunch at your own expense in the park before heading back to Hobart.

Depending on the season, enjoy a quick stop to purchase fresh raspberries from roadside stalls.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Live commentary
  • Local driver/guide
  • Morning tea
  • Hot beverage
  • Entrance to Mt. Field National Park
  • Entrance to the Salmon Ponds
  • Tips
  • Water/cold beverages
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Look for the Gray Line Day Tours desk inside the Brooke St Pier building.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Jacket
  • Insect repellent
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • This activity involves about a 1km walk on a hardened surface

Product ID: 413415