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Custom tours in Southern Tasmania to the world's tallest and largest flowering plants

Book your place on an Expedition now from Hobart, Maydena, Geeveston, or Huonville!

Marvel at the ancients

Discover the wild forests - Learn the science

Listen to the stories the trees have to tell

Learn about the tallest, largest, oldest plants on Earth

Experience superlative forests

The world's most marvellous plants

We have travelled the world meeting incredible trees

giant - tall - ancient - gnarly - monster

and we have discovered the most amazing place:

Tasmania !

The Emerald Isle

The charming Island of Tasmania is home to the world's tallest, largest, ahd oldest flowering plants

One of the Earth's true ecological wonderlands - from wild beaches to rocky summits

Join us!

Meeting the Giant Trees is a life-changing and memorable experience

Join us on expedition and discover for yourself!

"The magic I experienced standing among these ancient giants is a memory that will last a lifetime"
Angus Munro
Technician from Bergen, Norway
"A walking talking Encyclopedia on trees. Can not thank him enough for sharing his knowledge with me very patiently and willingly."
Jaspreet Kaur
Traveller from Chandigarh, India
"Imagine a forest which is mossy, messy,
a truly unique and enigmatic ecosystem."
Nic Fitzgerald
Botanist from Hobart, Tasmania
"The way he can interpret their hidden life and meaning leaves one with not only an increased understanding, but an affection for these beautiful living beings."
Emma-Joy Reardon
Teacher from Mt Beauty, Australia
"Among the few who have an ear
for the stories
trees have to tell"
Harshita Soni
Environmentalist from Delhi, India
"Really appreciate his knowledge and passion for flora. The vegetation around us has become friends along the walk…"
Zoe Zeng
Traveller from Guangzhou, China

Expedition Options

Excursions to experience the world's tallest flowering forests

Tasmania is home to the Earth's tallest flowering plants, the world's oldest known plants, and the tallest underwater forests

Tasmanian Daytrips leaving from Hobart, Maydena, Geeveston, and Huonville

Transportation, picnic lunch, observation gear all included. Book online!

Private customised daytrips with an expert forest canopy ecologist

Learn the science and experience the magic of the ancient forest

Hidden valleys surrounded by craggy mountains - the oldest, gnarliest, and tallest forest groves, on the edge of the vast Tasmanian Wilderness SouthWest

To the farthest corner of the continent - ancient rainforests, massive gum trees, canopy walkways - via the Huon Valley apple orchards

Towering forests, sculptured sandstone cliffs, heritage gardens, epic vistas - all within sight of Hobart on the slopes of the giant basaltic Mount Wellington

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