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20 Jun 2016
“Very good informative cruise with a guide.”
5 Oct 2015
“Zoo Trip”
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

This was a nice cruise with a guide. Great opportunity to see the whole bay and all attractions (ZOO, Harbour bridge, Manly beach, etc. Good value of money. Highly recommended.More

Thank EveCalgary
Richard D, Director of Sales at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Dear EveCalgary, Thank you for your review of your cruise with us on Sydney Harbour. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed the commentary and the overall cruise. We agree that this is a great way to see all the attractions of Sydney. Once...More

Reviewed 5 October 2015

We took the express ferry to Taronga Zoo, very comfortable, value for money, friendly staff and great way to travel to zoo. Kids loved it as it was their first trip to Sydney so they got to see the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House...More

Thank Magpies1927
Richard D, Director of Sales at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

Dear Magpies1927, Thank you for your review of your Zoo Express cruise with us on Sydney Harbour. We were delighted to read that you found the staff friendly, the vessel comfortable and the cruise value for money. We agree that this is the best way...More

Reviewed 1 September 2015

The best way to sight see Sydney. Amazing cruises with informative guides. They make 9 stops along the way and you are able to get off and on to and from any stops you want to. You can also pair your ticket to the cruise...More

Thank MHGogri
Richard D, Director of Sales at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

Dear MHGogri, Thank you for your review of your Hop On Hop Off cruise with us on Sydney Harbour. We were delighted to read that you found the commentary informative, enjoyed the 9 stops and the attraction tickets value for money. We agree that this...More

Reviewed 11 December 2014

The cruise was brilliant. The show onboard was very nice and the performers were great The food was also very nice and the staff was very courteous The view from the deck was amazingMore

Thank anil1967
Richard D, Director of Sales at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

Dear Anil S, Thank you for your review of your cruise with us on Sydney Harbour. We were delighted to read that you found the food very nice, the staff courteous and enjoyed the overall experience. We agree that the views from the top deck...More

Reviewed 19 August 2014

We took the tour to the zoo with this outlet. Unfortunately these guys did not show up for the return trip from the zoo to the city, which not only delayed us for at least another hours, a family with four young kids, but also...More

Thank Abasmaih
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Zoo express pass. Value for money, included commentary of harbour features on return ferry trip to zoo, return cable car from ferrry to zoo entry and zoo entry. A great day out in Sydney. All the staff on ferry and in the office were friendly...More

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Richard D, Manager at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2012

Dear Digirolz, Thanks so much for your fantastic review of our Zoo cruise. It is really a great way to see the best of Sydney Harbour on your way to one of Sydney's great attractions. We hope to see you and of course your friends...More

Reviewed 26 February 2012

We hired a cruise for a party with 40-50 people on the Captain Cook II. At $96 a head (not including drinks), the group combined paid between $3.9k-$4.8k for entry and a buffet dinner. The boat wasn't fantastic, the tables and chairs were too close...More

2  Thank sjzc
Richard D, Manager at Matilda Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2012

Thank you for taking the time to write to us. Whilst we are never pleased to receive complaints we really appreciate your feedback which helps our company to improve and maintain our product quality and the standard of delivery. Your comments relating to our layout...More

Reviewed 15 April 2010

We took 80 Special Children and thier families on board for a day crusing around Sydney Harbour and they had a blast! The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was fantastic for adults and for the children. This is our second year holding...More

Thank kidzwish
Reviewed 10 March 2010

We chartered Aussie Legend Catamaran for 50th birthday/reunion and we all had such a fantastic day on your beautiful Sydney Harbour. All of us agree that the staff on board were nothing short of EXCELLENT – Congratulations to Matilda Cruises for employing such high quality...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2009

We did the lunch cruise and it is expensive but you get full commentary . Choose a fine day to make the most of it. I must say ,if you are budget wise .you also could get the ferry from Sydney To Manly and see...More

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