Port Arthur and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

Port Arthur

Port Arthur and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

During this condensed tour your guide will take you around the Port Arthur historic site and explain about our convict history. Learn about the penal system that shaped Tasmania’s early history. Tasmania received over 80,000 convicts and the worst criminals were brought to Tasmania. Take a step back in time to realize what convict life was like.

After a Tasmanian lunch we travel to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary. Here you will have the opportunity to see Tasmanian devils, wombats, emus and many other Australian native animals.


  • See the Penitentiary
  • Be amazed by convict stories
  • Learn about the dogline
  • Marvel at the beautiful Tasman Peninsula coastline
  • Chance to hand feed kangaroos
  • Get up close to Australian native animals
Wombat with handler
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