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Hawkesbury River NSW | Brooklyn NSW, New South Wales 2083, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hawkesbury is a 120-km-long river that originates from the confluence of the River Nepean and the River Grose, near Penrith. What I wanted to visit is his nonexisting riverhead. Pech. A lovely spring somewhere on the hillside was in my mind. Since I didn't get...More

Date of experience: January 2019
5  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Luxury afloat is not all that it is made out to be. Be very aware of what boat you hire. I have just spent 3 nights and 4 days (cost of $2700 +) on the Donald Bradman. Be aware that this boat and I believe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Alan B
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We booked 6 nights on The Henry Lawson Houseboat from Luxury Afloat in Kangaroo Point on The Hawkesbury. We paid $2000 to them ie $333/night. Upon arrival we were told we had to switch to another boat, The Kingsford Smith, as the fridge was not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank JudyW155
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have had a number of trips now on the river and always find a beach or waterfall that I haven't seen before. The best part is that you can pull into these areas and row ashore for a swim or picnic. There are a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank N1648FOdavid
Reviewed 12 March 2018

The Hawkesbury extends from Barrenjoey Head to Windsor, with extensive areas to explore in between. Most of the better areas are accessible via water only, so if you have a boat, you're in luck. Some areas of particular popularity include: - Refuge Bay - a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

i had an amzing time on a houseboat exploring Cowan Creek and regulary enjoy camping down Berowra Waters

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

My family and I had a relaxing weekend away on the Bango Patterson Houseboat. Everything we needed and helpful staff.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Holidays Afloat & Ripples have exceeded our expectations again as have all our other holidays we have had over the years. The staff at Brooklyn is always so courteous and obliging, nothing is ever a problem. Being greeted when you arrive makes the start of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Di H
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

A group of five friends hired a houseboat on the Hawkesbury River for four days, departing from Brooklyn wharf and enjoyed a great holiday. Beautiful scenery, on a well equipped boat, we motored a few hours each day before mooring, to fish or to lunch....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Marg S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Just back from a week away aboard the beautiful Mary Mackillop from Luxury Afloat. From the minute we arrived we knew we were in for something special. Keran, Nathan, Bec, Jay and the rest of the awesome team welcomed us and made sure our stay...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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