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Cable Hang Gliding Launceston

Trevallyn Dam, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 419 311 198
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“super fun” (2 reviews)
“glider” (4 reviews)
“platform” (5 reviews)
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Trevallyn Dam, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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+61 419 311 198
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"quarry"
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I was a bit worried my 6 year old would be scared to hang glide however he absolutely loved it, so much so that he ran back up to Katherine to go again! Katherine was super friendly and very helpful. I called her the morning...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is a cheap must $20 well spent. Gave us the feel to more. Lady was really friendly and views were on point.

Thank Elaine C
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

I recommend this to everyone who is visiting Launceston, after climbing up around the quarry face you are greeted by a lovely lass who secures you to the cable hang glider. You then run off the end of the platform and enjoy the amazing rush...More

Thank Marc B
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Was there this morning. Owner ( and operator as well) was stationed at the top of the hill. Follow the foot path up and we were greeted by the friendly lady, Katherine. She was all smiles and gave us a panoramic introduction of the bird's...More

Thank Sethanon
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great staff, clean, felt very safe. this is a very mellow activity. Beautiful view. But if you are looking for the 'flying' or 'falling' feeling, that is not it. this is a smooth ride, nothing scary, easy to do and enjoyable. it only lasts a...More

Thank DanielleBrazeau
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Got kitted out but just before starting the experience I became very nervous. The lady was lovely, patience and encouraging. So glad I did this. Once off the runaway it was brilliant and the views were stunning.

Thank K_L_doyle
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

For first timer the ride is fun and exciting. In safe hand of the friendly and helpful lady who runs the place.

Thank ECOng46
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

My partner and I both had a go at this last year. The lady who runs this is absolutely lovely, friendly and helpful. The place is beautiful in the forest setting above an old quarry, the rigging was very professional with a modified (real) hang...More

Thank Julian M
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

The lady Christine(?) who runs the hang gliding business is amazing and super friendly. I couldn't go through the entrance as the weather was bad so I called her and she got me to try coming another day. I called her in the morning to...More

Thank m392t
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Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

My partner and I did this today, it is only 200 metres and thought it would be a piece of cake however it is quite breathtaking when you take off. You get strapped up and then run off a platform and over a cliff while...More

Thank Rebecca T
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