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Sydney Harbour discovery cruise

Sydney Harbour National Park

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In line with the latest NSW Government COVID-19 advice, masks are encouraged for indoor settings where you cannot maintain a safe distance from others.

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Discover the secrets of Sydney Harbour on this exciting cruise with Sydney Princess Cruises. You’ll enjoy a delicious lunch and visit the historic, Shark Island – Boowambillee.


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Bookings required. Book online or email or call Sydney Princess Cruises on 02 9518 7813.
Please note
  • All children under 15 years old must be accompanied by an adult
  • Cruises leave from Sydney’s Circular Quay.
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Climb aboard and explore Sydney Harbour and Shark Island – Boowambillee on a 3-hour lunchtime cruise with Sydney Princess Cruises. 

You’ll see Sydney from a new perspective as you marvel at the sights that decorate the city’s coastline. Make sure your camera is ready as you pass iconic landmarks such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House and Sydney Botanic Gardens. Your guide will share fascinating facts about Sydney, its history and about each of the sights you can see from the deck.

Take a break from the beautiful scenery to enjoy a delicious lunch served onboard. Once you’re refreshed and refuelled, stretch your legs on the beautiful Shark Island – Boowambillee. It’s also the perfect spot for swimming or snorkelling.

Sydney Princess Cruises is a licensed commercial tour operator with a Parks Eco Pass.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Park info

  • in Sydney Harbour National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
  • Sydney Harbour National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    Bradleys Head carpark: $8 per vehicle per day. North Head carpark: $5 per vehicle per day. There are pay and display machines that accept cards and coins - no change given. Chowder Bay Road parking: Monday-Friday: $3 per hour, to a maximum of $16 per day. Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: $4 per hour, to a maximum of $20 per day. If you hold an NPWS All Parks or Multi Parks Pass, you can park free for up to four hours per day - additional time can be purchased. Car parks operated by Sydney Harbour Federation Trust or Mosman Council are not covered by your pass. Please check signs carefully. You can also pay for your visit via the Park’nPay app.

    Other fees:

    Landing fees or tour fees apply to visit Sydney Harbour islands. All public visitors to Shark, Clark or Rodd Island, need to pay a $7 per person landing fee. To arrange, please contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS). Annual NSW Parks Passes do not cover landing fees.

    Buy annual pass
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