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Wombat Discovery Tours

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Join Scott from Wombat Discovery Tours in our custom 4X4 bus on one of our many fun and entertaining Tours through the local area , we run Day tours, Night Spotlight tours, Food and wine tours and Private tours from $35..... check out the website...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
13 Lakers Rd, Daylesford, Victoria 3460, Australia
+61 484 792 212
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was a great tour, incorporating lots of interesting facts about the wildlife and the area as well as, of course, wombats. Scott is an excellent host, keeping the tone of the group in mind as he navigates the forest roads, and pacing the tour...More

Thank monkk
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We spent 3 nights in Daylesford/Hepburn Springs and our nocturnal wildlife tour with Scott was definitely a highlight. We saw four wombats, two brush tail possums, two greater gliders and a lot of kangaroos. Scott was an awesome host, with lots of interesting local knowledge...More

Thank Bianca1693
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I loved everything about this tour. Not only did we get to watch quite a few wombats, but we also got to see kangaroos and wallabies and learn about the animals in the process. My expectations were exceeded. I would recommend this tour to anyone...More

Thank Cassie D
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were a group of six and we had a wonderful time with Scott searching for wombats. It was a very cold night, close to zero, but it mattered not- we saw 5 wombats (and sadly a sixth who had been hit by a vehicle),...More

Thank imaginelle
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My girlfriend and I booked this trip in advance because of the positive ratings we saw on tripadvisor. We were a little skeptical at the start but boy, it was worth it! Our tour guide for the night, the one and only, Scott, was absolutely...More

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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review, It was a pleasure showing you the lovely Wombat State Forest !! Xièxiè

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

A very enjoyable ride with Scott , he is a very good tour guide he knows the area like the back of his hand and his spot ability is amazing , we show some kangaroos and 5-6 wombats , owls, other animals and a nice...More

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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hello Socrates, thanks for the review ~! It was great to have the opportunity to show you around the forest and try to convince your wife nothing was going to attack her !! hehe see you next time, Scott

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked this tour at the last minute as a bit of entertainment for our Friday night stay in Daylesford. Everything about this tour was friendly, fun and easy-going - right from the pick-up at the front of our accommodation! Scott is...More

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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thanks for a fun tour, every night is different and im glad you enjoyed it....c u next time !! Scott

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Great tour to see some of the local wildlife & bushland & hear some of the history of the Daylesford area. Our guide Scott made the tour interesting & funny with his little anecdotes of the area & previous tours. We saw 7 wombats, a...More

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scott e, Owner at Wombat Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

That was a really good tour, above average !! thanks for the great review it was a pleasure having you as a guest !! kind regards, Scott

Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is such a brilliant set-up because it's the perfect way to see Victoria's wildlife whilst enjoying some home-comforts off the beaten tourist track. We saw so much cool stuff; 'roos, kookaburras, bats, possums, wombats (inc cuboid wombat poo), AND an echidna. Scott is so...More

Thank Daisy B
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this tour when looking into Daylesford activities for a wombat-mad visitor from overseas - and boy am I glad that we did! After a full day exploring the region, taking the waters and dinner at the "local", Scott collected us from the pub...More

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Response from scott e | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for the enquiry, Our custom 4x4 bus can seat 11 passengers. I hope this helps.... cheers, Scott