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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

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Maximize your chances of seeing humpback whales by joining this tour from Byron Bay, led by a marine biologist. Head for areas that the whales are known to pass through as they migrate in winter, watch them as they majestically breach, and listen to them sing by using an underwater hydrophone.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$85.94
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$85.94

Cruise with Dolphins in Byron Bay

Cruise with Dolphins in Byron Bay

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Ensure an enriching experience of the sealife around Byron Bay on this tour led by a marine biologist. As you encounter such species as dolphins, turtles, and many different types of birds, your guide shares insights into their behaviors. Cruising the coastline between Byron Bay and Ballina offers the chance to see secluded beaches, rocky cliffs, world-famous surf breaks, and Julian Rocks Marine Reserve, looking out for playful dolphins surfing the waves en route.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.61
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$68.61

Sunset Cruise on Richmond River

Sunset Cruise on Richmond River

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This unique cruise is the perfect combination of relaxation with a hint of fast-paced excitement. Take a short 25 minute drive out of Byron Bay or catch our complimentary Shuttle Bus. Discover the tranquil waters of the Richmond River around Ballina Island, explore the mangrove forests, the richly diverse flora and fauna and the creeks that branch off it. Sit back and bask in a glorious sunset as you enjoy a cold beverage, tasty refreshments & some local history aboard this lazy river cruise that winds its way down Ballina’s beautiful Richmond River. Many rare birds and sea creatures such as dolphins can often be spotted along the Richmond River. This Nature Reserve will never cease to amaze you!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.94
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$46.94

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Seafood Rainforest Cruise

Seafood Rainforest Cruise

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See an ancient volcano from the Tweed River during this half-day, guided, cruise that runs through the Tweed Valley and includes lunch. Take your place on the boat and head toward Mount Warning (Wollumbin), a looming remnant of a massive volcano said to have erupted 23-million years ago. Sip wine onboard as the natural world passes by and stop at a riverside café for a seafood lunch.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.78
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$57.78
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Whale Watching Terrigal

Whale Watching Terrigal

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Get a close-up view of the unique sight of whales migrating on this compact whale-watching cruise. Minimize the risk of getting stuck in the middle of a crowd without a view: head out in a small group with your guide, a qualified marine biologist. Watch the whales pass on their way from Antarctica to the Coral Sea, breaching and slapping their tails as they go, and learn about each species you see from your guide.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.33
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$43.33

Jervis Bay Passage Tour

Jervis Bay Passage Tour

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A few hours drive south of Sydney, Jervis Bay National Park is a reserve known for its remarkable sea cliffs and beaches, but many of these highlights are difficult to get to on a day trip. If you don’t have the time for a camping trip, this cruise around the Bay is a great fit for any schedule. Head out in the late morning or early afternoon and sail around the Bay’s dramatic coastline, looking out for dolphins, bird life and other local animals.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.16
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$54.16
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Jervis Bay Boom Netting and Dolphins Tour

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.11
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$36.11
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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 buffet 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
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.16
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$54.16
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New Years Eve - MV Star

New Years Eve - MV Star

With 6 hours of fun filled cruising on Sydney Harbour we start the evening with welcome drinks whilst soaking up the magnificent sunset as we cruise past the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. The setting is magical and an amazing opportunity to snap up some great photos with your family and friends.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$505.53
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$505.53
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New Years Eve - MV Princess

New Years Eve - MV Princess

With 6 hours of fun filled cruising on Sydney Harbour we start the evening with welcome drinks whilst soaking up the magnificent sunset as we cruise past the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. The setting is magical and an amazing opportunity to snap up some great photos with your family and friends.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$523.59
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$523.59
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New Years Eve - MV Spirit

New Years Eve - MV Spirit

With 6 hours of fun filled cruising on Sydney Harbour we start the evening with welcome drinks whilst soaking up the magnificent sunset as we cruise past the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. The setting is magical and an amazing opportunity to snap up some great photos with your family and friends.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$595.81
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$595.81
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Dinner Christmas Party! Nov&Dec

Dinner Christmas Party! Nov&Dec

Whether you are a group of 2 or 200 a Vagabond Christmas Party Cruise is the ultimate way to celebrate festivities with delicious food, flowing drinks, live entertainment and stunning views of Sydney's most iconic landmarks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.05
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$57.05
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Lunch Christmas Party! Nov&Dec!

Lunch Christmas Party! Nov&Dec!

Whether you are a group of 2 or 200 a Vagabond Christmas Party Cruise is the ultimate way to celebrate festivities with delicious food, flowing drinks, live entertainment and stunning views of Sydney's most iconic landmarks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.05
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$57.05
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Boxing Day Lunch Cruise - MV Spirit

Boxing Day Lunch Cruise - MV Spirit

Be a part of the action this year and join us as we venture into the midst of the start of one of the world’s most arduous yacht races and share the excitement of the start and see who achieves the honours of first through the heads.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.89
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$93.89
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Rock N Roll Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Rock N Roll Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Add an edge to your Sydney sightseeing cruise with this 4-hour Rock 'n' Roll cruise. Sing along to classic hits performed by live entertainers and DJs or hit the dancefloor to rock out to your favorite tunes! Tuck into a delicious buffet dinner as you drift past landmarks like Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, then enjoy the dazzling Darling Harbour Firework Show.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.16
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$54.16
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Latino Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Latino Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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SYDNEY HARBOUR DINNER AND LATINO SHOW CRUISE Planning a night out or a special occasion? Look no further than Sydney’s premier Latin themed dinner cruise for over 20 years. Enjoy nibbles at your table, grab a drink at the bar, chat it up with your friends and dig into the delicious 3- course menu served to your table. After dinner, kick back and enjoy the show! Experience Brazilian samba with live drums and the rhythmic horns of Cuban salsa as our cast of professional dancers take you on a tour through South America. Join in on the action, learn a step or two and compete for first place to win some cool prizes (or at least give your friends a good laugh trying). After the show, the lights go down and the DJ turns the music up so you can dance the night away, grab some more bubbles, indulge in some decadent chocolate cake or head outside and take in the stunning views.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.39
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$61.39
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Christmas Day Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Christmas Day Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Experience beautiful Sydney Harbor on a Christmas Day cruise. Take in picturesque views of the city skyline while your favorite holiday tunes hum in the background. Enjoy a delicious buffet meal of seafood, traditional roasts, salads, and dessert—it’s included in the tour price—as well as fresh coffee and tea. Add to your merriment with alcoholic beverages from a fully licensed bar at an extra charge.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.89
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$93.89
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Christmas Eve Dinner on Sydney Harbour

Christmas Eve Dinner on Sydney Harbour

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Make a new tradition this Christmas Eve, and leave the holiday planning up to someone else with this Christmas Eve dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour. Along with an included dinner buffet, Christmas treats, beautiful harbor views, and festive decor throughout the ship, you’ll also enjoy live music from a band who plays modern and classic Christmas songs to keep everyone aboard in the holiday spirit.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.10
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$85.10
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Sydney Harbour Melbourne Cup Cruise

Sydney Harbour Melbourne Cup Cruise

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The Melbourne Cup horse race is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the Australian sporting calendar, but if you happen to be in Sydney on the day, this cruise is a fun way to enjoy the festivities. During the three-hour lunch cruise on Sydney Harbour you can watch the race live on large screens, join sweepstakes, and enjoy a delicious seafood and carvery buffet meal. This is a fun activity with a date or a group of friends.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.39
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$61.39
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Retro Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Retro Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Get nostalgic as you dance to classic hits and relive the ‘good old days’ on-board a Retro Cruise. Admire glittering views of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House on an evening cruise around Sydney Harbour, while DJs spin tunes from the '70s, '80s, and '90s. Along the way, tuck into a delicious buffet dinner, sip cocktails from the bar (own expense) and enjoy on-board entertainment, including great prizes and giveaways.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.39
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$61.39
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Jazz Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Jazz Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Soak up views of Sydney’s iconic skyline set to a soundtrack of live Jazz on this 3-hour lunch cruise of Sydney Harbour. Set sail on a scenic cruise, passing landmarks like Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Luna Park. Then, tuck into a delicious buffet lunch, including dessert, while enjoying the onboard entertainment, performed by jazz and blues musicians, and making the most of the licensed bar (own expense).
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.16
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$54.16
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Basin Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) Safari

Basin Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) Safari

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Stand Up Paddle boarding operating every Saturday and Sunday: 10AM-12PM Mid week tours available for groups with minimum charge. Meeting location: The Basin Campground Duration: 2 hours Tour inclusions Tour inclusions Interpretative friendly and fun eco guide on guided Sydney paddle board tour Advanced Eco Tourism certified paddle board nature based experience 1 hour Stand Up Paddle or Kayak Safari of the Basin estuary 1 hour self guided (total 2 hour experience) Safety brief and demonstration of how to use equipment All equipment included Tour Highlights Very flat and calm waterway for paddle boarding Learn how to control your board and manoeuvre with skill Small group tour maximum 8 people Search for local fish species in the clear waters while local birds species fly overhead Gain a better understanding of the wildlife & natural environment of Sydney’s coastal area Acknowledge the Aboriginal culture of the area and significant sights
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.05
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$57.05
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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 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.16
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$54.16
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Luxury Yacht Charter on Sydney Harbour (up to 7 pax)

Luxury Yacht Charter on Sydney Harbour (up to 7 pax)

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Sailing on Sydney Harbour is the best way to experience not only the iconic sights but also the lesser known, unspoilt bays and beaches which make up this beautiful Harbour. Experience the thrill of sailing with our expert skipper - travellers are welcome to take the helm and hoist the sails, or to sit back, relax and enjoy the view. Enjoy a glass of champagne whilst sailing past the Opera House, before having a swim in a secluded bay with unparralleled views of the Harbour Bridge!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$512.37
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$512.37
per group
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