Private Group Bookings
This fact sheet is intended to provide you with all the relevant information required before booking to provide the best possible experience for your group or business.
The price of the bookings secures a private tour at the date and time suitable to the group. Complete with experienced guide and personal audio equipment.
A handout for extra information and further resources is offered at the end of each tour.
Private bookings are prices for the group rather than attendees. A private group costs $2000 for up to 35 people.
Educational bookings are offered to schools at $1000, a rate of 50% off the standard fee.
non-for-profit and community groups are offered at $1500
Further discounts are available to school groups in certain circumstances or for multiple group bookings.
Festival and Event Work
We often work with other operators and present tours at events and festivals across lutruwita/Tasmania. See our Media and Updates page for more information.
Andrew recently attended a corporate tour of takara nipaluna through his workplace: The City of Hobart. Here’s what he thought:
Q. How long does takara nipaluna run?
– Takara nipaluna takes 90 mins, usually a little less. there are 15 stops, many with seating available, and a toilet break mid-way.
Q. Is takara nipaluna accessible?
– Yes, takara nipaluna welcomes people with access needs. People with hearing loss are catered for via the use of personal headsets however this may not be suitable for those with cochlea implants or other hearing devices.
– The route has been designed for people with mobility issues, wheelchair users, or those who have children in prams. If you have any specific enquiries regarding accessibility, please contact the Theatre Royal Box Office.
Q. What distance does takara nipaluna cover?
– The tour covers a walk of 1.4km, almost all downhill and is a very gentle walk. The tour beings in the city at Mathers House 108-110 Bathurst Street, Hobart and finishes at Parliament Lawns, near Salamanca
Q. Is takara nipaluna suitable for children?
– takara nipaluna is suitable for children 11 years and above. Parents can bring younger children and babies in prams at their discretion. Each headset given out requires a purchased ticket.
Q. Will I be able to ask questions?
– Questions are encouraged and a handout with extra information and resources is provided at the conclusion of takara nipaluna.
Q. Are there food or restroom stops?
– There will be a restroom break halfway through takara nipaluna. The timing of takara nipaluna does not allow for a food/beverage break. We recommend that you bring a water bottle.
– If you require a restroom prior to takara nipaluna, public restrooms are located at the Bathurst Street car park, across the road from Mathers House (tour start) or the State Library of Tasmania.
Q. Will takara nipaluna proceed in poor weather conditions?
– If the weather is slightly inclement, takara nipaluna will proceed. Please wear appropriate footwear and bring an umbrella or rain jacket, or sun hat depending on the weather.
First Nation people please note: Aspects of the tour deal with Tasmania’s dark past and include references to people who have died.
New Tours Coming Soon!!
We have new tours under development and will be launching in new experiences later in 2022 and early 2023.
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