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Spirit of Tasmania

Travelling with Spirit of Tasmania means you won't be waiting in queues at airports, you'll have no car hire arrangements to make and you can take as much luggage as you can fit into your car.

  • Your choice of accommodation options: deluxe cabins, twin cabins, 3 berth cabins, 4 berth cabins, wheelchair accessible cabins, ocean recliners or day tickets
  • Take your car on the overnight voyage from Melbourne Port to Devonport (11 hours)
  • Day trips are available mid Dec – mid Apr (9 hours)
  • Accommodation fares are additional to vehicle fares
  • MEMBER BONUS:  Combine a booking with Spirit of Tasmania and 7 nights accommodation in Tasmania and we will give you a National Parks Pass & quality travel satchel FREE
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All budgets are catered for with a number of choices when it comes to cabin categories or ocean recliners.  All cabins have their own private bathroom facilities, air-conditioning with adjustable controls, a power point, wall-mounted reading lights, hanging space, a desk with chair and wall mirror with bedding, towels and soap provided.


Deluxe Cabins - Sail in style in a luxurious Deluxe Cabin. The cabins are suitable for two adults and are located at the front of the ship so you can see the spectacular views ahead.


  • A queen-size bed
  • Double porthole windows
  • Bedside tables with lamps
  • A windowside table with two chairs
  • Bathrobes (for use on board)
  • Amenity packs (with shampoo, lotion etc)
  • Bar fridge
  • TV

Twin Cabins - Cross Bass Strait in comfort in a Twin Cabin, suitable for two passengers. Cabins feature


  • Two single beds
  • Option of with or without porthole window

Three  & Four Berth Cabins - Suitable for three or four passengers with comfortable bunk bed accommodation. Cabins feature:


  • Two sets of bunk beds (single beds)
  • Option of with or without porthole window

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins - Available for people with severe mobility impairment. Cabin features:


  • Porthole window
  • A flat floor
  • An alarm button connected to the medical attendant's station
  • Shower with handheld hose
  • Fold down seat in the ensuite
  • Safety rails
  • TV

Commode and shower chairs are available on request. These cabins are three berth. Deluxe Cabins are not wheelchair accessible.


Ocean Recliners - Great value offering low cost, yet comfortable, reclining chairs. Located in a private lounge, Ocean Recliners feature:


  • Swipe card access
  • Reclining chairs with a foot rest (arms do not fold up)
  • Individual reading lights
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows at the front of the lounge
  • Luggage racks (not lockable)
  • Blankets and pillows
  • Male and female toilets (no shower facilities)

Infants are not permitted and wheelchair accessible recliners are also available.


Day Tickets


During the summer peak season and other high demand periods, travel on a day sailing with a Day Ticket.  Day Tickets have no specific seat allocation, giving you the freedom to move around the ship at your leisure.  A generous amount of comfortable public seating is available.

Prices & Tour Dates

Departs Melbourne and Devonport at 7:30pm and arrives the following morning at 6:00am year-round or
Departs 9:00am and arrives 6:00pm during mid Dec – mid Apr

Valid for sale until 1 Feb 13, or until sold out
Valid for travel 11 Feb 12 – 15 Feb 13

Fares are per vehicle in Australian dollars*. Please contact your NRMA Travel consultant for a full range of fares and current availability for accommodation as these fares change on a daily basis.

Standard Vehicles
Less than 2.0 metres wide (ie normal car, people mover, 4WD, ute) or vehicles towing trailers or caravans less than 2.0 metres wide. Maximum total length 6.0 metres.

Standard vehicle length Now - 15 Feb 13
0.01 - 5.30m $83*
5.31 - 6.00m $93*

Medium vehicles or towing:
Caravans or camper trailers and motorhomes/campervans which are wider than 2.0 metres or longer than 6.0 metres.

Vehicle length (m) 21 Apr - 02 Dec 12 26 Mar - 20 Apr 12
03 Dec 12 - 15 Feb 13
0.01 - 7.00 $101* $142*
7.01 - 8.00 $172* $225*
8.01 - 9.00 $243* $308*
9.01 - 10.00 $314* $391*
10.01 - 11.00 $385* $474*
Each extra metre $71* $83*

Large vehicles greater than 6m
All other vehicles greater than 6.0 metres in length and vehicles towing trailers (ie boat trailer, box trailer) which are wider than 2.0 metres or longer than 6.0 metres.

Vehicle Length (m) 21 Apr - 02 Dec 12 26 Mar - 20 Apr 12
03 Dec 12 - 15 Feb 13
0.01 - 6.00 $93* $135*
6.01 - 7.00 $293* $334*
7.01 - 8.00 $364* $417*
8.01 - 9.00 $435* $500*
9.01 - 10.00 $506* $583*
10.01 - 11.00 $577* $666*
Each extra metre $71* $83*

  • $100 per person non-refundable deposit is due at the time of booking
  • Final payment is due 35 days prior to departure
  • For full terms and conditions please see below

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*Terms & Conditions

  • All fares are Australian dollars inclusive of GST, per vehicle, subject to change & availability
  • Valid for sale until 1 Feb 13, or sold out
  • Valid for travel 22 Feb 12 – 15 Feb 13
  • $100 per person non-refundable deposit is due at the time of booking
  • Final payment is due 35 days prior to departure
  • Credit card fees apply
  • Valid for NRMA Members
  • Airfares are not included in price
  • Government fees and levies included
  • Valid for new bookings only, not combinable with any other discount or offer
  • Cancellation fees apply
  • To be read in conjunction with suppliers terms and conditions, a copy of which can be obtained from your NRMA Travel Consultant
  • Fares correct as at 22 Feb 12 and may fluctuate due to changes in charges, taxes, fuel surcharges and currency
  • NRMA Travel Pty Ltd. ABN 48 001 233 567 Travel Agent Licence No. 2TA 5522

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