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Kayaking with Dolphins in Byron Bay Guided Tour
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Kayaking with Dolphins in Byron Bay Guided Tour

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Kayak alongside a resident pod of bottlenose dolphins in beautiful Byron Bay! Led by expert guides, this sea kayak adventure takes you through the calm waters of Cape Byron Marine Park. Learn about the protected aquatic environment along the way, see Cape Byron lighthouse and refresh with a tea and Tim Tam biscuit break on the beach. All equipment is provided, and no kayaking experience is necessary.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD64.12
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Sydney Harbour Experience Cruise

Sydney Harbour Experience Cruise

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The world’s most beautiful harbour deserves the very best cruise to experience it. Choose from two spectacular options, the Harbour Experience aboard our premier sightseeing fleet or, enhance your cruise with the Premium Harbour Experience to enjoy a house beverage of your choice and a Cheese & Charcuterie board to share, as you cruise by the majestic Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Fort Denison and other top sights on this 1.5 hour cruise. Listen to commentary straight from your smartphone, relax into your seat or choose to venture up to the upper open-air deck as you marvel at the beauty of Sydney Harbour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD32.42
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast

Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast

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Enjoy a whale-watching cruise that begins with a breakfast or barbecue lunch onboard the boat while in the calm waters of Sydney Harbour.  After breakfast or lunch, your boat glides past Sydney Head into the Pacific Ocean in search of the humpback and southern right whales that migrate along this coast from May to November. Keep an eye out for whales and dolphins as you learn about them from your naturalist guide, who provides fascinating commentary about Australian marine life during your tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD71.33
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Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket

Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket

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Take in panoramic views of top Sydney landmarks as you cruise through Sydney Harbour en route to Taronga Zoo. Your package includes round-trip cruise from Circular Quay to the zoo, and a ride on the Sky Safari Gondola, which whisks you uphill from the boat dock to the main entrance of Taronga Zoo. From the gondola, get an early peek at some of the zoo's inhabitants, such as giraffes, big apes, and native animals like kangaroos and koalas.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD53.03
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Sydney Harbour Hop-on Hop-off Cruise

Sydney Harbour Hop-on Hop-off Cruise

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Explore Sydney aboard a hop-on hop-off Sydney Harbour cruise that stops at top destinations including Circular Quay, Watsons Bay, Manly . Get a great vantage point for photo ops of icons such as the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Simply jump on and off at as many stops as you like; when you're ready to move on to your next destination, just catch the next boat. Upgrade to include an entrance ticket to Taronga Zoo, another fantastic attraction located on the harbor shores.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD25.22
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Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise

Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise

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Cruise through Sydney Harbour in style on board a spacious flagship vessel that departs from Circular Quay and King Street Wharf. Glide by landmarks, including the floodlit Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, and watch the city change colors with the sunset. Then sit down for a 4-course dinner with an array of international dishes including fresh seafood. Enjoy the views from your table or the viewing deck, and live music on this 2-hour dinner cruise.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD92.94
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise

Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise

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Cruise the ocean waters off of Sydney to look for humpback and southern right whales as they migrate between Antarctica and the Great Barrier Reef from May to November. Your whale-watching experience starts out of Sydney Harbour and heads to the open ocean on a custom-built catamaran with large viewing windows and spacious decks that provide excellent sightlines. Often, dolphins, sea birds and other marine animals make an appearance during the nearly 2.5-hour whale-watching tour.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Lunch Cruise with Music on Sydney Harbour

Lunch Cruise with Music on Sydney Harbour

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Experience Sydney’s iconic skyline on a leisurely 3-hour cruise, passing famous landmarks like the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Luna Park. Enjoy a delicious 3-course set lunch on board, including fresh seafood, cooked meats and tempting desserts, accompanied by live music and entertainment.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat

Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat

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Experience a close encounter with humpback whales without having to leave the city on this thrilling 2-hour speedboat tour from Sydney. Hop on-board the city’s fastest commercial ship and blast off across Sydney Harbour, past iconic landmarks like Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House. Leave the city behind and speed out into the Pacific Ocean, where you’ll have chance to spot majestic whales swimming and playing in their natural environment.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD92.94
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Sydney Harbour Top Deck Lunch Cruise

Sydney Harbour Top Deck Lunch Cruise

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Book a table for a 2-Course 1.5-Hour or a 3-Course 3-hour lunch and sightseeing cruise on Sydney Harbour. Pass Sydney's famous landmarks including the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge as your boat glides along the water. Your sit-down dining experience includes attentive service for your selected 2 or 3-course lunch. A variety of fresh seafood, meat, and vegetable dishes are served as you take in the sights. Upgrade when booking to guarantee a window seat.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise

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Enjoy an afternoon sail on Sydney Harbour aboard a historic tall ship. Learn about Sydney’s maritime roots and your ship’s sailing history during a cruise that provides close views of iconic sights including Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, and Fort Denison. Get great photo ops and soak up the spectacular scenery. You can even lend the crew a hand by steering the ship and hoisting the sails.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise

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Experience the magic of sailing Sydney Harbour during a twilight cruise aboard an exquisitely restored historic tall ship. Enjoy seeing the city at sunset and get photo ops of iconic sights like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge as they light up for the night. Snack on refreshments and dinner dishes and have the choice to include unlimited beer, wine, and soft drinks. The entertaining crew provides commentary on Australia's maritime history, making for an unforgettable sail on Sydney Harbour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD65.00
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Lunch Cruise
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Lunch Cruise

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Discover a new vantage on the spectacular Sydney Harbour—and enjoy a gourmet accompaniment to your sightseeing—on this lunchtime cruise. Hop aboard the comfortable, 78-foot (24-meter) vessel at Darling Harbour, and enjoy immaculate views of sights like the Sydney Opera House, Taronga Zoo, and Luna Park. You’ll also tuck into a gourmet à la carte lunch, spanning Hunter Valley beef to fresh seafood, with beer and local, sommelier-picked wines to go with.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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USD113.87
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Byron Stand Up Paddle Nature Tour

Byron Stand Up Paddle Nature Tour

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Experience the Brunswick River the way nature intended—with only the noise of paddles gently sweeping the water—on a stand-up paddleboard tour in a group of maximum eight people. After a short introduction to the art of SUP, head out into the wilds with a guide to point out wildlife and capture digital photos, then return for water and home-made snacks. Tour includes pickup from Byron Bay, if required.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD71.33
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Tweed River and Rainforest lunch Cruise

Tweed River and Rainforest lunch Cruise

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Cruise along the Tweed River to the rainforest on this half-day scenic boat trip with morning tea and lunch. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins as you start your trip upriver, passing by islands and sandbanks. Continue your journey through the Northern Rivers region up to Stotts Island Nature Reserve and enjoy incredible views of birds of prey and pelicans, along with an informative and entertaining commentary from your captain.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Small-Group Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney with Wildlife Park
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Small-Group Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney with Wildlife Park

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Enjoy a visit to the Blue Mountains while in Sydney. Your full-day tour of the World Heritage-listed park visits highlights including the Three Sisters, Wentworth Falls, and Jamison Valley. En route, stop at Featherdale Wildlife Park, and have your photo taken with cuddly koalas. Travel with a small group, providing a more intimate experience.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Harbour Discovery Cruise Including Lunch
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Sydney Harbour Discovery Cruise Including Lunch

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See Sydney Harbour the way it's meant to be seen: From the water. This lunch cruise passes by such world-famous sites as the Sydney Opera House as well as such hidden gems as secluded beaches and sandstone cliffs. On board, enjoy a delicious barbecue buffet lunch.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Latino Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Latino Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Immerse yourself in the spirit of Latin America as you cruise past Sydney’s top waterside sights during a Latin-themed dinner cruise in the Harbour City. Departing in the early evening means you’ll be able to admire the city in both daylight and after dark, while free-flowing alcoholic drinks and 3-course set menu ensure you stay sated throughout the cruise. After dinner, you’ll have the chance to dance to a DJ set and watch a Brazilian-themed show.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sunset and Sparkle Sydney Harbour Cruise
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Sunset and Sparkle Sydney Harbour Cruise

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Get the best possible views of stunning Sydney landmarks like the Sydney Opera House, and Sydney Harbour Bridge onboard a 35-foot (10.5 meter) catamaran. Relax and soak up the colorful sky as you cruise through the water at sunset while nibbling on an appetizer platter and sip on a cold beverage, or bring your own alcoholic beverages onboard with no corkage fee. Watch as the sun sets and the twinkling city lights come to life.
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  • 1 hour
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USD35.30
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Half-Day Jervis Bay Sea Kayak Tour
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Half-Day Jervis Bay Sea Kayak Tour

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Get up close and personal with the crystal clear waters, beautiful beaches, and amazing sea life in Booderee National Park on this guided Jervis Bay sea kayaking tour from Huskisson. Leaving in the morning, you’ll cruise through the glassy waters along the coastline to Bowen Island and Murrays Beach, before swinging by a secluded beach fringed with lush rainforest and feasting on freshly baked cakes, tropical fruit, and hot drinks.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Jervis Bay Boom Netting and Dolphins Tour
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Jervis Bay Boom Netting and Dolphins Tour

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Boom netting is a popular water activity that involves sitting in a strong net secured to the rear of a boat for an adventurous ride through the ocean. This Jervis Bay tour is ideal for first-time boom netters regardless of age or ability, as the boat is equipped with specialty equipment to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all passengers as you bump past pods of bottlenose dolphins and other New South Wales wildlife.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Lunch Cruise
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Lunch Cruise

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See Sydney in style on a lunch cruise that takes you sailing through spectacular Sydney Harbour aboard a traditional square-rigged tall ship built from the 1920s. Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch as your captain sails past iconic Sydney landmarks such as Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Taronga Zoo, and Fort Denison. Have the option to include unlimited beer and wine with your lunch.
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  • 2 hours
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Dinner Cruise
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Dinner Cruise

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Escape the crowds on land and admire Sydeny’s top landmarks—including Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House—on an evening dinner cruise that includes a 3-course meal with food and wine sourced from New South Wales. Sailing at sunset means that you’ll admire Sydney Harbour when it's at its most photogenic, while a top deck provides you with panoramic views of the scenery.
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  • 3 hours
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Sydney Harbour Hop On Hop Off Cruise with Taronga Zoo entry

Sydney Harbour Hop On Hop Off Cruise with Taronga Zoo entry

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Swap a guided tour for the flexibility of exploring Sydney your own way. This 2-day hop-on hop-off sightseeing cruise pass allows you to set your own pace, see the sights, and visit up to five harborside areas, including Circular Quay, Shark Island, Manly, Watsons Bay, and Taronga Zoo. This value-for-money pass also includes tickets for the Taronga Zoo and Sky Safari Gondola.
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  • 4 to 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Kayaking with Dolphins in Byron Bay Guided Tour
"Saw lots of dolphins. The view from the kayak was beautiful. We kayaked to the cape Byron lighthouse. We Even encountered a shark alarm!"..."
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Sydney Harbour Experience Cruise
"We love the premium exp we had a great time on the water seeing opera house closely, luna park and Harbour bridge… cheese board and wine are delicious too. They have dairy free option as well. Amazing"..."
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast
"Simply breathtaking for view the whales as they migrated south. Staff onboard and on the dock were helpful. Food was good (make sure you take your sea sickness tablets) and we saw and tracked a number of Whales. Was a great trip from Sydney."..."
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Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket
"Little confusion with the return ferry. Told to take anyone back by attendant but the one we took was the tap on-tap off ferry and we couldn't tap and had to let out of the terminal"..."
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Sydney Harbour Hop-on Hop-off Cruise
"Lovely experience, the departure was timely, the ferry was not crowded and the staff were friendly and helpful"..."
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Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise
"The whole experience was exceptionally smooth. The staff was excellent and the food was outstsnding."..."
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise
"Lovely to be on the water whale watching. Informative and fun commentary. I’m keen to go again next season."..."
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Lunch Cruise with Music on Sydney Harbour
"We loved every minute of this cruise. The food and Staff were exceptional! Will be back to do it all again with a group."..."
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Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat
"Fun boat ride, knowledgeable skipper, and saw a dozen whales. This was a great experience! I would recommend this tour to everyone."..."
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Sydney Harbour Top Deck Lunch Cruise
"Great service, amazing food and views. Boat was smooth and comfortable. We had a nice time and had to think of nothing but having a good time."..."
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise
"Experiencing what early sailors may have had on good days of sailing. Decking out in a sailor's garb with genuine plastic sword made in China."..."
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise
"Beautyfull boat. Wonderfull funny crew. We loved it. I gonna do it again when i al back in Sydney. Good is good enough but a walking buffet is a netter name in straf of dinner. We had vegan marocon stew and tikki masala"..."
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Lunch Cruise
"The views were extraordinary. Delicious food. Most relaxing way to view the entire harbor. Plenty of time to take photos, enjoy the wine and food. Great service."..."
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Byron Stand Up Paddle Nature Tour
"Really good tour. Ricky the tour guide is super nice and friendly. If you’re in Byron I’d check it out for sure."..."
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Tweed River and Rainforest lunch Cruise
"A beautiful day cruising up the Tweed River - both the weather and the experience. Food was plentiful and the commentary very informative. We are locals but got to see the countryside from a different perspective."..."
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Small-Group Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney with Wildlife Park
"Our guide, Steve, regaled us with Australian history, lore, language, and even geology while driving in the beautiful aBlue Mountains. The hike down under Katoomba Falls was a highlight. Leura, very cute. Worth it!"..."
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Sydney Harbour Discovery Cruise Including Lunch
"Nice boat, nice lunch, good value. Easy to find, great commentary and very pleasant staff. Would go again."..."
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Latino Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour
"Meeting people from around the globe very friendly staff very obliging entertainment upbeat and made the evening a success"..."
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Sunset and Sparkle Sydney Harbour Cruise
"The cruise was the best experience for us in Sydney. It wasn’t crowded at all. We all got our turn to enjoy sitting around the net and enjoy Sydney. Great views of Opera House and Harbour bridge. The operator was very polite and took time to provide us the best views of the city. Will definitely be back."..."
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Half-Day Jervis Bay Sea Kayak Tour
"Amazing experience with gorgeous views and great guide and chat from Dane. Morning tea also delicious with homemade cookies and cake and fresh fruit. 100% would recommend for a wholesome adventure"..."
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Jervis Bay Boom Netting and Dolphins Tour
"The netting There were 16 of us. Three generations. Everyone enjoyed the experience lathe crew were very helpful. We all felt safe throughout the journey"..."
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Lunch Cruise
"Even better than expected. Well worth it. Great food, great people. We had a blast. The vessel itself was fun to explore and the views from the water were unique and wonderful."..."
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Journey Beyond Cruise Sydney Harbour - All inclusive Dinner Cruise
"This was a great experience. The food is very fancy so we weren’t the biggest fans but the cruise more than made up for it. Great time!"..."
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Sydney Harbour Hop On Hop Off Cruise with Taronga Zoo entry
"Stop to Manly! We did the short walk to manly beach and Shelly beach. It was absolutely magnificent, just beautiful. We were able to stay as long as we wanted. Would do that again in a heartbeat"..."
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