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take the FERRY

They are so well managed! And clean and the staff is so friendly I would use it all the time and... read more

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mariellen g
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A ferry ride to Manly

A cheap way to see Sydney from the water is by doing a ferry ride to Manly. Its relatively cheap... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Henry V
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River in Sydney, Australia.Having operated on Sydney Harbour and its related waterways since 1875, today Sydney Ferries carry over 14 million...more
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

They are so well managed! And clean and the staff is so friendly I would use it all the time and with the Opal card you can use the bus, train , subway ferry its a great way to get around; I was so impressed...More

Thank mariellen g
Reviewed 2 days ago

A cheap way to see Sydney from the water is by doing a ferry ride to Manly. Its relatively cheap and Manly has lots of places to eat and drink.

Thank Henry V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great views on the ferry rides. Recommend Manly, Watsons Bay, or for a shorter trip Taronga zoo. See the same sights as the tourist ferries, but at a fraction of the cost

Thank AndrewCxx
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the ferry from Luna park to Pyrmont bay. It cost $7 per person but the ferry was spot on on-time. The boat was extremely clean, lots of space and there are power plugs. We were quite lucky that we got to see fireworks...More

Thank Niquita T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great jaunt to Manly Beach by way of ferrie. The water was a bit rough but we got to next port safely. Would love to go again.

Thank Diashrop
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic service to and from Manly, regular intervals and all on time :-) comfy seating inside and out and friendly staff

Thank pamhart2018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always easy to get access to and very easy to find the right route. Buffet available . plenty of seatings space.

Thank Jeannine G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Paid $25 for adults & $15 for kids under 15. We did the scenic tour which took us around manly beach, shark island and the zoo & then back to circular quay . About a 35min ride . We sat up top of ferry for...More

Thank Rie Rie D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent the day ferry hopping. Great way to spend the morning on the harbour. Being pensioners we used the Opal card and it only cost us $2:50 for the days travel

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ferry from Double Bay to Circular Quay followed by ferry to Manly- this is such an easy process even for tourists and a beautiful and essential way to see Sydney- from the water!.Once in Manly a short walk takes you to the beach where you...More

Thank Vivienne O
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26 June 2018|
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Response from Ray E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get on and off the ferry at anytime you like. Also you can get on and off the buses and trains anytime you like and resume your travel, with the OPAL card
Bob F
19 March 2018|
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Response from Nishantha P | Reviewed this property |
Yes your right!!!