Sydney Harbour Secrets

Fishing Village

Historic Settlement

Penguin Beach

Afternoon harbour cruise plus visit to Australia’s oldest fishing village for lunch at waterfront café or pub (not included in price), explore a 19th century historic settlement & museum, swim or stroll at secluded National Park beach.


Cruise past Sydney’s iconic landmarks

Lunch at Australia’s oldest fishing village

Stroll to Pacific Ocean cliffs for amazing views

Stop at secluded National Park beach

Stop at the old Quarantine Station & museum

Try lamingtons for afternoon tea

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Trip Details



$269 Adult
$179 Children (4 – 12)

Lunch details

Lunch is available to purchase from famous Doyles take-away seafood shack, the local waterside pub, or several nearby cafes.

Tour times

12:30 pm – 16:30 pm

Available from October 1st to April 30th

Departure & Return

Campbells Cove, Circular Quay West. 

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Maximum Group Size

12 passengers. 

We Provide

  • Captain/guide
  • Bottled water
  • All safety equipment

Please Bring

Attire: It can get a little colder on the water and the boat is open-style for the best viewing, so bring a light jacket. There’s a short stop with a beach, so bring swimwear and towel if you wish to swim during the summer months.

Comfortable shoes: No heels. Please wear soft soles.

Your Boat

Our custom-built Beach Explorer is designed to take small groups comfortably around Sydney Harbour for sightseeing and beach landings. It has a roof for shade and rain protection but is fully open for maximum viewing and photo opportunities. There is under-seat storage and a small cabin toilet. Find out more about your boat here.

A Perfect Sydney Harbour Experience

This locally curated tour covers almost everything you need to see and do in Sydney, all in one afternoon! See our world-famous landmarks, experience our lively modern food culture, learn about our indigenous and maritime history and explore a beautiful hidden rainforest and beach. Enjoy an adventurous afternoon discovering Sydney’s favourite harbourside hotspots, as well as lesser-known local hideaways.

You’ll cruise past iconic landmarks & opulent waterfront suburbs before stopping at picturesque Watsons Bay, where guests are free to wander around Australia’s oldest fishing village and order the city’s best fish n’ chips from Doyles take-away seafood shack, or sit down and order a delicious lunch from the local waterside pub (food and beverages not included).

Back onboard we cruise through secluded National Park waterways before arriving at historic Quarantine Station, where guests can explore this fascinating 19th century Australian settlement and museum, or take a swim or stroll on a secluded beach. Afternoon tea with local delicacies is available at the waterfront cafe (food and beverages not included).

On This Tour, You’ll See...

  • Watsons Bay and The Gap
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Sydney Harbour National Park
  • Quarantine Station & Museum
  • Double Bay & Rose Bay
  • Garden Island Naval Base
  • Shark Island
  • Fort Denison
  • Camp Cove
  • Kirribilli House
  • Point Piper Waterfront Mansions

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Guests land on a picture perfect beach.
A small plane drifts over Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Three guests sit on the front of the boat laughing.