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Reviewed 6 days ago

A birthday celebration (a year after the fact). We had a ball. The staff were amazing, friendly, knowledgable and very accomodating of all ages and diverse backgrounds. We took part in setting a sail, tying off ropes and listening to everyone's story. We are from...More

1  Thank Katiegiirl68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a dream come true for our five year old son’s birthday. He asked if he could go on a pirate ship and the Southern Swan tall ship was nothing short of spectacular! He got to pull the ropes to open the sails, had a...More

2  Thank Culture64144278356
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like how the staff are all so friendly and are able to help us whenever we needed assistance. It is a good value for money considering we had a 3-course meal and a beautiful view.

2  Thank Explore63880934651
Reviewed 1 week ago

A well worth while 90 minute trip to soak up Sydney Harbour on the water. The information supplied on the ship whilst sailing was informative and relevant. Plenty of room around the ship to take in the views. 90 minutes of sailing involved some motorized...More

1  Thank Trail52893703277
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon trip, but sadly not reaally twilight due to daylight savings. Would recommend leaving aan hour later during summer, and also to switch to a bigger range of finger food only as the dinner wasn't at all enjoyable sorry. Friendly and relaxed support crew,...More

Thank Kelly E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing adventure, staff friendly and helpful and knowledgeable , it was great with the personal touch not some pre recorded message about what you may be looking at, unfortunately the evening was cloudy so no dramatic sunset but supper was delicious And cruising without engine...More

Thank Gail K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great value short cruise on Sydney harbour If you don’t have a lot of time then this is a must see and do Staff are friendly and knowledgeable Host explains the history See the opera house bridge and fort Denison

Thank Bali1961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous time, the crew and food was great. Astounded by James' commentary, he was full of useful bits of information. The whole day was great.

1  Thank Escape30370017568
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We had a very enjoyable afternoon on the ship and the crew was very helpful and accommodating. Thank you!

1  Thank Megan J
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This lunch cruise aboard the Southerjn Swan was booked as a birthday present for my son. The experience exceeded all expectations - beautiful ship, delicious food, incredibly friendly and knowledgeable crew. What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon and see this amazing city! My...More

1  Thank StephiiB52
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The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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Louise R
19 November 2017|
Response from Roszarie |
Hi Louise. There seem to be different calendars for different cruises. e.g. The champagne cruise is every 2nd Sunday only, but the general lunch cruises are every day except Tuesday. I'm seeing March 2018, but you can only... More
Ana-Maria O
13 August 2017|
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Response from MartyW301 | Property representative |
Hi Christine T, Thank you for sending us your enquiry. We would like to apologize for the delayed response. There are bench-like seats along the window side. at this time though, the Wangi Queen Ferry is under maintenance... More
12 December 2016|
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Response from MartyW301 | Property representative |
Hi Ivana2656, Thank you for your enquiry. We would happily have you on board any of our cruises because we do the best we can on each and every one. Because of your concern, I would like our Operations Manager to... More