About Leven River Cruises

 Leven River Cruises is a small family run Tasmanian business.  We supply a variety of cruises that provide accessibility upstream for viewing and enjoying the natural environment of Leven River. 

Leven River Cruises provide nature based cruises and tours with a cultural twist on the history of the early settlement of its regional area. Enjoy up-close views of wild life, bird life and wet sclerophyll forest via the vessel 'Jus' Leven'. We head upstream for approximately 8 km to a unique site of original forest mixed with the cultural relics of the heritage settlement of 1880's.  This Tasmanian river cruise is considered the 'Gem' in the heart of Central North Coast expressed by many past patrons.

With a carrying capacity of only 16 persons, high quality and good value Tasmanian experience is individually enjoyed through small group bookings.
The business supplies a range of cruises, that slightly vary to offer flexibility for the customer to choose from to supply a price point that suits the individual.
Leven River Cruises provide river cruises, a bush-walk and wildlife viewing in North Central West Tasmania.

 All tours are aboard the vessel named

Jus' Leven. 

All cruises are suitable for a variety of functions, gift vouchers, special occasions.

All cruises operate all year round as the vessel has spring loaded blinds for full protection from differing weather conditions.  * subject to cancellation due strong winds or extreme weather conditions.  

Tidal river, please contact operator to confirm your booking and times prior to cruising.
 Follow in the footsteps of nearly 120 years of visitors and enjoy the natural beauty of the sanctuary, the birds and the river.
After something different. Leven River Curises is a tour with a difference. Water interests, waterway education, environmental knowledge, understanding the future of waterways, wildlife, flora, fauna, close up interaction with nature. Tasmanian native bush and close viewing of the amazing man-fern tree. Test your five senses; touch, see, smell, taste and hear unique nature of the Leven River. 

Leven River Cruises has completed a COVID19 Safety Plan. To assist ensure all COVID19 health and safety is requirements are met for the safety and health of each costumer and staff.  

Signage is displayed to assist with ensuring your safety and understanding of how to maintain healthy obligations to keep  yourself and others well and safe. 

If you have a pre booked cruise and you become unwell prior to your cruise please cancel or postpone your cruise. 

Please call 0400130258 if you experience difficulties finding or accessing the cruise or date you would like to book on, as we maybe able to adjust the availability to assist your booking 

Office Address

Tasma Parade, West Ulverstone, Public Boat Pontoon
West Ulverstone Tasmania 7315


Call +61400130258


7am to 4pm daily all year round

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Terms and Conditions

The Leven River is tidal, please ring Kim 0400 130 258 at least 24 hours prior to commencement of the booked cruise for confirmation of departure times, due to times calculated off advanced predicted tide times, there may be a slight variance in the departure times. Arrive 15 minutes before your departure time. Please confirm your booking and inform any special dietary requirements on email confirmation prior to the day of your booking. Cruises are on tidal water with current changes and some cruises include landing and forest walk. Walk is easy to moderate and on natural forest ground. Natural habitat of wildlife and native creatures of Tasmanian forest live within the cruise site . Your safety is at our utmost highest interest, however the natural environment always puts each individual in an exposed environment that has a risk associated to it. To help reduce these natural associations, please ensure you wear warm clothing, closed shoes, adhere to captain / tour guide instructions and stay on the tracks with a tour guide present at all times. Each individual walks these tracks knowing the high safety risk of trees overhead and native wildlife are around in their environment, therefore on booking your cruise of choice is at a known risk and all safety is at your own risk. Cancellations made inside 7 days will incur a 100% cancellation of the booking. Cancellations made outside 7 days will incur a minimum of 30% administration fee. RE : COVID-19 We are still cruising! Given the current situation with coronavirus, our cruise numbers up to 16 per cruise until further notice. We may offer an exception to this in the case of group bookings where the groups have been in close contact with each other previous to coming onboard (such as family and close friends travelling together). Please contact us to discuss further. Please note that this limitation does not apply to bookings made before today as we do not wish to cancel peoples prearranged travel plans. Our little boat, Jus Leven, is not enclosed and has plenty of air circulation from the great outdoors. however we have spring loaded blinds that can be lowered in wet weather conditions for your protection from the weather.. We have hand sanitiser onboard and will ensure that the boat is thoroughly wiped down after each cruise. We'd love to welcome you onboard, however, if any of the following applied to you, please do not board at this time if you: have any flu-like symptoms have been in direct contact with a known case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days have travelled nationally or internationally or been exposed to a person with COVID-19 in the preceding 14 days of your booking date. If you are at a high risk from a health perspective, including the elderly and those with preexisting medical heath conditions, please contact me before booking to discuss your cruise. We further request that you practice good hand hygiene, keep your distance from others on board as much as possible, and cover your mouth with a tissue or sleeve when you cough or sneeze.

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Leven River Cruises, take photos of each cruise and passengers. These photos maybe used on Leven River marketing media sites example face book, Instagram, Leven River Cruise and Adventures web site and Google. Please inform your Leven River tour guide or Captain if you do want your photo of you put onto any media sites. If this is the case your photo will not be taken, to ensure your photo is not used. Your name, personal address, email or phone number is never given to a third party and is kept confidential and is not placed on photos unless verbal or written permission is given. Payment details are kept confidential and card payments are not visible to any one in the business or to a third party.

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