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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

Available from Oct 30

Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

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The Cradle Mountain National Park is part of Tasmania’s UNESCO World Heritage listed Wilderness and home to the famous Overland Track. This day tour is ideal for those who want to explore the natural landscapes without committing to a long-distance hike. Admire views of Cradle Mountain, enjoy guided walks at Dove Lake and Weindorfers forest, and see the Sheffield Murals.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$104.87
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US$104.87

Cradle Mountain Active Day Trip from Launceston

Available from Nov 29

Cradle Mountain Active Day Trip from Launceston

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A visit to Cradle Mountain is a must-do when visiting Launceston. Part of the Tasmanian Wilderness Heritage Area and considered one of Tasmania’s most iconic landmarks, Cradle Mountain offers excellent hiking opportunities in a spectacular natural setting. Your guide tailors your tour to your interests, with the option to take an easier walk to Dove Lake, or a more challenging hike up the mountain. Enjoy informative commentary, sweeping views, wildlife sightings of wombats and wallabies, and stops in Sheffield and at the Ashgrove Cheese Factory en route.
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  • 11 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.02
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US$94.02
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Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

Available from Nov 4

Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

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Explore part of Australia’s longest navigable estuarine river, the Tamar, and the beautiful Cataract Gorge on this relaxing cruise. Keep an eye out for water birds, cruise past vineyards, and get a glimpse into rural Australia. Snack on Tasmanian cheese and sample Tasmanian wine (among other food and beverages) as you enjoy chilling out on board. This is an ideal tour for travelers who want to slow down for a day and admire the natural scenery.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$97.63
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US$97.63

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Full-Day Tour One-Way from Launceston to Hobart with Freycinet National Park

Available from Dec 1

Full-Day Tour One-Way from Launceston to Hobart with Freycinet National Park

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Travel across Tasmania one way from Launceston to Hobart via Freycinet National Park and the famously beautiful Wineglass Bay. Have time for walking and sightseeing in the national park, then make stops for seafood, wine, and other treats at Freycinet Marine Farm and the Devils Corner Winery before evening drop-off in Hobart.
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  • 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$130.18
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US$130.18
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3-Day Tasmania Combo: Launceston to Hobart Active Tour Including Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur

Available from Dec 2

3-Day Tasmania Combo: Launceston to Hobart Active Tour Including Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur

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Cover the three top highlights of Tasmania on a 3-day tour that visits Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur. Arrange for your own accommodation in Launceston and Hobart, and leave the rest to the pros. Enjoy walking around Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake, then spend a day in Freycinet National Park to see Wineglass Bay and other landmarks. From Hobart, head to the Port Arthur Historic Site for a guided walking tour and harbor cruise, and see the historic town of Richmond and Mt Wellington upon your return.
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  • 3 days
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US$300.14
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US$300.14

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Cradle Mountain Day Tour

Available from Dec 5

Cradle Mountain Day Tour

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Pack your camera and discover what all the fuss is about on this action-packed tour departing from Launceston and skirting the Great Western Tiers on the way to Cradle Mountain. Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania's must see destinations, and this tour aims to maximise the amount of time you have up at this World Heritage listed alpine wilderness area. You will have the chance to experience this pristine environment by taking a number of hikes and immersing yourself in Tasmania's incredible natural history. All activities are included in the price: no extra fees, no nasty surprises. This is a small group tour, led by an experienced guide (so you will not be walking with a big flock of people).
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  • 4 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.57
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US$92.57

Wineglass Bay Explorer Active Day Trip from Launceston

Available from Dec 1

Wineglass Bay Explorer Active Day Trip from Launceston

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Enjoy a full-day tour that takes in Freycinet National Park, including Wineglass Bay, Honeymoon Bay and Cape Tourville lookout among other top sites. See the sights up close during several short nature walks in Freycinet National Park, and then return to Launceston.
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  • 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.02
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US$94.02
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

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Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

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The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a 50-minute morning cruise—ideal for those short on time. Admire views of Kings Wharf and the Seaport as you glide along Launceston’s riverfront, then sail beneath the spectacular cliffs of the Cataract Gorge, enjoying unobstructed views from the purpose-built cruise ship.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

Small-Group Cradle Mountain Day Tour From Launceston

Available from Sunday

Small-Group Cradle Mountain Day Tour From Launceston

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Located near the tip of the UNESCO-listed Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, Cradle Mountain is a popular hiking location with impressive scenic views. Instead of joining a large and loud tour group, explore the Cradle Mountain National Park in a small group, preserving the peace and tranquility of this alpine landscape. Walk along rugged hills and through dense Tasmanian forest, stopping for a rest at the glassy Dove Lake, nestled among the mountains.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$135.00
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US$135.00

Leven Canyon Day Trip Including Wings Wildlife Park or Gunns Plains Caves

Available from Sunday

Leven Canyon Day Trip Including Wings Wildlife Park or Gunns Plains Caves

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Take a small group day trip with your knowledgeable and friendly local tour guide Howard, who is ready to show you around the magnificent Leven Canyon!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$119.33
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US$119.33

Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

Available from Dec 1

Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

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The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a 50-minute afternoon cruise—ideal for those short on time. Admire views of Kings Wharf and the Seaport as you glide along Launceston’s riverfront, then sail beneath the spectacular cliffs of the Cataract Gorge, enjoying unobstructed views from the purpose-built cruise ship.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

Tasmanian Hydro Electricity & Power Station Explorer - Closed due to Covid-19

Available from Sunday

Tasmanian Hydro Electricity & Power Station Explorer - Closed due to Covid-19

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Trevallyn hydroelectric power station is located 5 minutes from the heart of Launceston and was commissioned in 1955. It houses 4 generators of around 25MW capacity each and supplies around 4% of Tasmania's installed generating capacity.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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US$47.01
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US$47.01
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Liberty Balloon Flights from Launceston

Available from Dec 5

Liberty Balloon Flights from Launceston

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We give you the finest experience of free flight in a balloon in the whole of Australia, hands down. View the Sun rise over the horizon with pilots who are the first operators in Tasmania. We fly higher and tend to fly longer and no, you WILL NOT feel height sick. This is the full experience of a balloon flight with the personalised service only small groups can receive. Breathtaking views and safety assured with pilots who have been flying for over 25 years, not only in Tasmania but also up and down The Andes, Patagonia, Mexico and many countries and cities around the World, including and for many years, Melbourne. We like adventure and we make it SAFE. We call this "The Peaceful Adventure". Views across the highlands and places like the Meander Valley, Launceston, the Tamar Valley and the Northern Midlands in a morning you will never forget, as you participate in the oldest form of aviation, a hot air balloon flight.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$288.57
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US$288.57
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Launceston Cataract Gorge - Twilight, wildlife, local history walking tour.

Available from Sunday

Launceston Cataract Gorge - Twilight, wildlife, local history walking tour.

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The three hour tour is designed to educate visitors and enjoy the opportunity to observe th​​e native animals. This tour starts one hour before sunset. The walk follows a Grade 2 walking track and no bushwalking experience is required. The track has hardened and compacted surfaces that has a gentle hill sections and occasional steps. Please note 5.30pm is a notional time and changes during the seasons. See above link for sunset times.
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  • Taking safety measures
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US$53.28
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US$53.28
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Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

Available from Sunday

Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

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Lovers of good food and drink will enjoy this full-day wine tour, which includes a delicious lunch at one of the wineries. Visit five or six wineries in the West Tamar Valley wine region. You’ll get the chance to speak to the makers of different varieties of wine and learn all about their craft. Plus, tastings are included and all members of your group can relax and have a good time without worrying about who will be the designated driver.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$123.43
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US$123.43
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 4:30 pm

Available from Jan 1

Cataract Gorge Cruise 4:30 pm

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Board a boat at Royal Park in Launceston to cruise to the the beautiful Cataract Gorge. This afternoon boat tour cruises along the city’s riverfront area, past King’s Wharf and Seaport, and listen to engaging commentary on the history of the Launceston and Tasmania from your skipper. This river cruise is both wheelchair and stroller accessible.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm

Available from Dec 1

2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm

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The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a leisurely afternoon cruise and admire views of Tamar Island, Windemere, and Rosevears as you set sail from Launceston. While on-board, tuck into a delicious afternoon tea and sample a selection of Tasmanian beers and wines.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.37
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US$64.37

Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

Available tomorrow

Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

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Enjoy the natural environment of Launceston on a canopy tour in the forest. Travel across the treetops on a zipline course that takes you to different 'cloud station' platforms, where you can admire the view and catch your breath. Plus, zoom over the Piper River on one of the longest ziplines in Australia with a length of 1,312 feet (400 meters).
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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US$90.40
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US$90.40

2.50 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departing at 3 pm

Available from Dec 2

2.50 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departing at 3 pm

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Cruise into the magical Cataract Gorge and through Launceston's riverfront precinct. Head north past Tamar Island, historical buildings: St Mathias Church and the Rosevears Pub. Experience the variety of life as we cruise past charming riverfront communties, vineyards and farms, to historical Rosevears and Windemere districts. This fascinating collection of history, fauna and people at work, rest and play makes an absorbing narrative which will touch, intrigue and inspire. The best vantage point to view the Tamar Valley
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.37
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US$64.37

2.5 Hour Morning Discovery Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

Available from Dec 1

2.5 Hour Morning Discovery Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

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Whether you’re traveling with family young or old or you just want to put your feet up for the day, this morning cruise is a great way to see the lush Tamar Valley without wearing yourself out with a long hike or drive. Cruise from Launceston into the dramatic Cataract Gorge and beyond. There are plenty of spectacular photo opportunities in the Gorge and beyond, including the riverside districts of Windermere and Rosevears.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.37
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US$64.37

Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm

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Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm

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Cruise past historical Kings Wharf, Seaport and Launceston's delightful riverfront precinct. The highlight of the experience is then cruising into Launceston's spectacular Cataract Gorge, as we engage the Lady Launceston's unique silent electric drive. View the sheer cliffs from the comfortable seats, appreciate the unobstructed views on the multi award winning 1890's style vessel and enjoy the skippers captivating commentary on the history of this fascinating area.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

 Cataract Gorge Cruise 2:30 pm

Available tomorrow

Cataract Gorge Cruise 2:30 pm

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Cruise past historical Kings Wharf, Seaport and Launceston's delightful riverfront precinct. The highlight of the experience is then cruising into Launceston's spectacular Cataract Gorge, as we engage the Lady Launceston's unique silent electric drive. View the sheer cliffs from the comfortable seats, appreciate the unobstructed views on the multi award winning 1890's style vessel and enjoy the skippers captivating commentary on the history of this fascinating area
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

Blue Derby Pods Ride Experience 3-Day Mountain Bike Adventure in Exclusive Pods

Available from Nov 9

Blue Derby Pods Ride Experience 3-Day Mountain Bike Adventure in Exclusive Pods

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Explore Tasmania's world-acclaimed Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails with experienced guides, local gourmet food and unique accommodation. This three-day adventure includes two nights stay at the exclusive, architecturally-designed Pods and central Hub building. • Stay in your own Pod in the middle of the forests that are the world-acclaimed Blue Derby network. • Enjoy mouth-watering Tasmanian gourmet food, wine and beer. • Ride the trails with the expert guidance of two Experience Leaders.
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  • 3 days
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US$1,410.28
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US$1,410.28

Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

Available from Sunday

Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

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Start your day with a leisurely cruise along Tasmania’s South Esk River. Board your wheelchair and stroller accessible boat and sail past King’s Wharf and Seaport to reach the beautiful Cataract Gorge. Listen to engaging commentary about the history of the area and Tasmania from your skipper while you sail.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$23.87
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US$23.87

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