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Address: | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 8113 5400
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Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on...

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 customers each year to destinations in and around Sydney.

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Enjoyed the Ferry to Taronga and Back

We took the ferry to Taronga zoo and back and oh did we enjoy the fresh air on our faces and the lovely views of the harbor. As a tourist, this is something you want to do if you... read more

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took the ferry to Taronga zoo and back and oh did we enjoy the fresh air on our faces and the lovely views of the harbor. As a tourist, this is something you want to do if you want to soak in the harbor views and also to enjoy a wonderful day.

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Seelyville, In
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Take your opal card and climb aboard. Wonderful trips across one of the greatest harbors in the world.

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Thank Jon V
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Sydney ferries are a unique way to travel around the wonderful bays of Sydney. Whether you are a tourist or commuting it is such an enjoyment to view Sydney life.

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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best transportation mode to Tarango Zoo, Manly Beach, Darling Harbor. Best view of Opera House and Harbor Bridge.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing to get on any of the ferries and just sit and watch Sydney harbour unfold lovely trips everyone of them

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Thank Scgbh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

thought we would go for a ride - what a great idea - you can get off at any point you want to and get back on whenever you want.stop for lunch or whatever you would like to do.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a delightful way to travel around Sydney Harbour and as far as Parramatta. Make sure you don't go on the fast ferries as it is the slow and easy ride that is the most enjoyable. Sit on the same side of the ferry each way so you get to view the whole harbour. A trip to Manly stopping off... More 

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Thank Max T
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Getting the ferry from Circular Quay to Darling Harbour is one of the best ways to see the view and sights of the city and can all be done using your Opal card - highly recommend it!

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Thank Keiran H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we wanted to visit Manly as we heard so much about it the only way to travel was by ferry. Great it was cheap efficient an a great experience beautiful views of the harbour an islands around. When we arrived we decided to have a good walk around wow what a lovely place to visit so glad we went. A... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

By taking the ferry with Opal Card, we get to see the harbor and different areas of the Sydney coast line without paying high cost for the boat/cruise rides. The rides are superb. Tip: Sunday Cap on the Opal Ticket is $2.50. You can take lots of rides on that day. If you don't mind the strong wind and potential... More 

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