Meet the world's tallest and largest flowering trees

Giant Tree Expeditions

Experience the world's tallest and largest flowering forests

Custom private tours in Southern Tasmania.

Low-impact tours, short walks into the ancient forest, driver and lunch included. Move at your own pace and on your own schedule. We pick you up at your lodging and take care of everything.

Listen to the stories the trees have to tell

Learn about the tallest, largest, oldest plants on Earth

Experience superlative forests w/ an expert scientist

Walking on flat trails at your own pace

No bushwalking equipment required

Gourmet picnic provided

Book your own custom-built Expedition!

Experience Tasmania's ancient forest with Australia's first specialist Giant Tree tourist guide

Expedition Basics

Meet the world's tallest flowering tree species

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

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. Suitable for all ages and tailored to your interests.

Join us!

We’ll take care of everything!

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

“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,
and MASSIVE…
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

star rating  A very memorable outing with a truly incredible guide! – Yoav is a fun, fascinating, and incredibly knowledgeable guide and storyteller. He’s a true multi-specialist, with deep knowledge of botany, ecology, geology, conservation, entomology (that’s insects), and history. He taught… read more

michaelfuller
April 2, 2021

star rating  We are so glad we did this tour! Our guide was superb and attentive to our requests when organising the day. His knowledge of the vast landscapes, eco systems and… read more

Alicia_Me
June 28, 2022

star rating  We spend an exceptional and memorable day in Southern Tasmania with Yoav Bar-Ness, our incredibly knowledgeable guide from Giant Tree Expeditions. His expertise is phenomenal and he is such a… read more

HiltonI6
January 6, 2022

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