Barnbougle to the Bay of Fires

Pristine beaches, bushland and coastal wilderness - one of Tasmania's most breathtakingly beautiful locations.

Journey Overview

Discover Tasmania’s northeast on this active adventure. Tee off on the world-renowned Barnbougle golf courses. Traverse the remote coastal wilderness of the Bay of Fires on an unforgettable four-day walking tour. And savour the surprising luxury of the Bay of Fires Lodge.
Departs 1 Oct–1 May.

Journey Highlights

  • Tee off at one of Australia’s top golf destinations, Barnbougle
  • Embark on a small group guided walk along the iconic Bay of Fires
  • Explore pristine beaches and secluded coves
  • Stay at the architect-designed Bay of Fires Lodge

Note: The walking component of this journey is a scheduled, shared group activity.


Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Launceston - Bridport

Transfer to Barnbougle Golf Links Resort, one of Australia’s top golf destinations and enjoy 18 holes at The Dunes, rated #4 golf course in Australia. Carved out of an extraordinary coastline, Barnbougle is a true golfing treasure.
Lost Farm Lodge

Day 2: Bridport

Today, enjoy 18 holes at Lost Farm, Barnbougle’s second course. Just a short pitching wedge across the river from The Dunes, Lost Farm promises a thrilling challenge for golfers of all levels. After your game, journey to the impeccably-restored Quamby Estate just outside Launceston. This charming mid-1800s homestead is your starting point for the Bay of Fires hike. 
Quamby Estate

Day 3: Bay of Fires

Following an early breakfast, take the complimentary shuttle to Entally Lodge to meet your guides and a brief gear check. Head to Mt William National Park to begin the walk at Boulder Point, where sweeping views north to the Bass Strait Islands provide a taste of the iconic wilderness to come. Wind around secluded sandy beaches and rocky headlands while your guide regales you with local anecdotes. Arrive at Forester Beach Camp tucked away in secluded dunes. Take a dip, explore the dunes or simply relax with a glass of wine as your guide prepares a gourmet dinner (Walking approx 9km, 4 hours). 
Forester Beach Camp | BLD

Day 4: Bay of Fires

Continue south today and marvel at the contrast of the blazing orange granite rocks and pristine beaches with dazzling blue waters. Lunch in a sheltered cove on the way to Eddystone Point Lighthouse. Traverse hidden coves and spy native animals on the marsupial lawns. Trek the final stretch of beach to arrive at the architect-designed Bay of Fires Lodge. Afternoon tea will be waiting. Find your spot on the deck for a warm footbath and a cold beverage or two (Walking approx 14km, 7 hours). 
Bay of Fires Lodge | BLD

Day 5: Bay of Fires

Explore your way today. Spend an idyllic morning kayaking on Ansons River and a stroll over the dunes. Relax and watch dolphins head out into the Tasman Sea. Or pamper yourself with a treatment at the lodge’s eco-spa overlooking the Bay of Fires. Later, a feast with fellow trekkers of Tasmanian produce matched with fine local beer and wine. 
Bay of Fires Lodge | BLD

Day 6: Launceston

Explore nearby beaches and headlands, sink into the outdoor tub, or curl up with a book from the lodge’s library. Later, venture through the fragrant eucalypt forests and coastal heathland before returning to Quamby Estate (Walking approx 4km, 1 hour). 
Quamby Estate | BL

Day 7: Depart Launceston

Farewell new friends and transfer to Launceston Airport.

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Preferred Accommodation

Preferred Accommodation

This journey features the following Preferred Accommodations:

Lost Farm Lodge

Barnbougle to the Bay of Fires

Located on a coastal strip, where stark beaches fold into undulating farmlands, the Barnbougle Golf Links has been crafted out of an extr ... Read more

Forester Beach Camp

Barnbougle to the Bay of Fires

Nestled in a protected dune swale behind a magnificent white sand beach, Forester Beach Camp has been design as a demountable seasonal st ... Read more

Bay of Fires Lodge

Barnbougle to the Bay of Fires

Set on a hilltop, 40 metres above the sea waves and surrounded by National Park, the Bay of Fires Lodge is the only building within 20km ... Read more

Quamby Estate

Barnbougle to the Bay of Fires

Just a short drive from Launceston airport, situated in the Northern Tasmanian food and wine region, Quamby Estate offers a rural escape ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

As this suggested itinerary can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey.


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