From $79

Tour ID: 10055294

This is great cruise on Sydney Harbour, you learn all about the history of the convicts in this area and at the same time you can see "modern Sydney" in the background. Sailing on a authentic Tall Ship just enhances the experience! 

  • Cruise Sydney Harbour on a Tall Ship
  • A fascinating guided tour of Goat Island
  • Learn about the convicts that helped shape Sydney in the early days
  • Delicious lunch, including champagne served on the ship

Join us for a unique tour of Sydney Harbour and historic Goat Island and get up close and personal with Sydney’s colourful convict past. Enjoy an entertaining and fascinating guided convict history walking tour on the island with catered lunch, along with a relaxing cruise around the harbour. Sit back and take in Sydney’s beautiful harbour vistas whilst sipping on delicious chilled champagne!

Step ashore Goat Island and walk in the footsteps of Australia’s early convicts. Enjoy a personally guided tour of the island that contains some of Australia’s most important and intact convict-built buildings. Your guide will engage you with tales of punishment, deaths and escape whilst you visit sites such as the amazing early 1800's military gun powder magazine, the solders’ barracks complex and Sydney’s oldest Water Police Station. This is an easy 1.5km walk.

Cruise aboard one of our historic timber vessels past some of the wealthiest and most prestigious suburbs in Australia. See Sydney’s modern-day waterfront castles and learn about the history of beautiful Kirribilli House and Admiralty House.

What better way to relax than by enjoying a chilled glass of bubbly!

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Fascinating and unique three-hour guided tour of Sydney Harbour.
    Visit historic Goat Island and learn about the island's convict past.
    Enjoy a tasty lunch prepared & served by your crew.
    Australian bubbly, juices and water included.

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

    3 hours

  • Departure:

    10:15 AM Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

  • Return:

    1:15 PM

  • Departure points:

    Sydney, Sydney Harbour and Campbell's Cove Jetty, The Rocks

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Sydney Harbour Tall Ships’ cruises usually depart from Campbell’s Cove at Circular Quay. On some dates, due to large cruise liners using the International Terminal, we normally alter our departure location to Ives Steps Wharf or another location.

    Please call us on (02) 8015 5571 if you are unsure of where your cruise will depart from.Note that boarding begins 15 minutes prior to the cruise departure for all cruises. Please arrive early to maximize enjoyment for all passengers and to prevent delays.

  • What to bring:

    Smart casual wear is fine, also please consider the weather on the day. We suggest soft low heel shoes, wet weather gear (if it looks like rain) and a warm jacket. You are welcome to bring a small cushion if required. White pants might not be a great idea and no sharp heeled shoes.

  • Fitness level required:

    Low

  • Child policies:

    All children are welcome on board.

  • Additional Information:

  • Destinations:

    Sydney, The Rocks and Sydney Harbour

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