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Sydney Boat Adventures

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Circular Quay | Eastern Pontoon, Sydney, New South Wales 2047, Australia
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We were within 100 meters of two whales for over an hour!

We had a nice and knowledgeable crew. fast boat got us to our destination and back to base very... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
MikeBosch
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Sydney, Australia
Nice Crew, Excellent Fast Comfortable Boat, Nice Music, Great Whales!

Booked tickets for this ($30AUD) on the BookMe discount website a few days in advance, and I... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
usflyer
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Dallas, Texas
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Sydney Boat Adventures operates daily Adventure tours including: Harbour Blast, sightseeing, whale watching and Harbour cruises on the spectacular harbour of Sydney and its coastal waters. We also have private catamarans available to hire for parties and functions of all types (Whale season runs 1st June to 1st November). Our tour desk is conveniently located right in the heart of the city at Wharf 1, The Eastern pontoon, Circular Quay Sydney (Between the ferry terminals and the Sydney Opera House). At our tour desk you will find our friendly and knowledgeable staff waiting to assist you to find the perfect tour or cruise to suit your needs. At Sydney Boat Adventures we aim to deliver more than just standard tours, with a focus on adventure tourism, we offer complete experiences. Our team have lots of experience delivering safe and enjoyable cruises, tours and adventures, and are passionate about sharing their knowledge of marine life and the secrets and gems of Sydney Harbour. We look forward to having you aboard!
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10 Jul 2016
“Winter sunday well spent.”
9 Jul 2016
“Priceless!!! Top company top people top tour!!”
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Circular Quay | Eastern Pontoon, Sydney, New South Wales 2047, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Last minute find online and definitely made a good decision going with these guys! Great views of sydney as well as the humpback whales. Would highly recommend these guys.

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Michael G, Manager at Sydney Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Hello Kelsey, Thank you for reviewing our whale watching tour. We are glad you enjoyed your time aboard and the sights we were able to show you.

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Did the tour today and I must say that it was well worth it!! Since the purchase ( top guy explaining all through) to the boat with Michael&Co we felt very well looked after and really made a great job sharing his knowledge. Best value...More

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Michael G, Manager at Sydney Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Thanks Oriol for your review. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and I will pass this on to our sales staff and boat crew. We are so glad you had an enjoyable time on the tour. We believe we have the best team who love their...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Doing this cruise really topped off a great day in the city. Highly recommend! It's amazing how fast the boat is, yet you don't feel unsafe or get wet. Great crew, they have music and everything going and I learnt a lot about some places...More

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Michael G, Manager at Sydney Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you Loukas for taking the time to review the Harbour Blast tour. We are glad you enjoyed your time aboard. Thank you for uploading some of your photos, it looks like you managed to get some really great shots of Sydney Harbour. We hope...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

A high speed sight seeing boat adventure. Thrilling; great fun for kids too. Friendly crew. Very informative; but did not over do it. Great turns, breaking and accelerations. 'Twas so much fun!!More

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Michael G, Manager at Sydney Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you for reviewing the Harbour Blast tour. We are delighted that you enjoyed the unique high speed adventure. We think the tour has got the right balance of speed and excitement while also allowing passengers to take in the amazing sights of Sydney Harbour...More

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