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Address: Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 (02) 9246 8300
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Description: Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on...
Sydney Ferries is a public transport agency, providing ferry services on Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River in Sydney, Australia.Having operated on Sydney Harbour and its related waterways since 1875, today Sydney Ferries carry over 14 million customers each year to destinations in and around Sydney.
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They couldn't make traveling any easier. We took the ferry to the Taronga Zoo. bought our ferry and zoo passes all in one ticket. Ferries were all on time and very comfortable to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Ballston Lake, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

They couldn't make traveling any easier. We took the ferry to the Taronga Zoo. bought our ferry and zoo passes all in one ticket. Ferries were all on time and very comfortable to travel on. a great way to see the Harbor views as well.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

I spent around AU$6 traveling on this little ferry from darling harbor to another side which I don't remember the name of that place. It was such a great experience. The fresh air, sea wave and spectacular view of Harbor bridge were so fantastic. Worth the price.

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Melbourne, Australia
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

When we saw the ferries, they reminded us Istanbul... The best and cheapest solution to enjoy the view from the sea. Just take a ticket to Taronga Zoo or Mosman and return

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

We took the regular ferry to Manly and it was well worth the reasonable price for the return trip. No need to book a harbour tour, this ferry just about covers it all with so much to see on both sides.

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Queensland
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

During a short term visit to Sydney, I set out on Sydney ferries from Circular Quay to explore all that this city has to offer. To my delight, I spent several weekends visiting places as diverse as Manly, Parramatta, Cockatoo Island and Taronga Zoo all made possible thanks to Sydney's ferry network. The ferries also travel to the popular Eastern... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Lovely trip on ferry to manly beach, good value for money. Frequency of ferry very good and smooth journey, staff seemed friendly and so were the customers.

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Hampshire
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

On time & plenty of them - enjoy the views that you can get from them. Its also useful that they run late into the night, and when we returned to the Circular Quay from Darling Harbour we were given a roundabout tour of the central stops in Sydney

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Let's hope the Sydney ferries are never disbanded or modified - they are just great exactly the way they are. Oodling with character and charm, they are the best value tourist trips available - anywhere! Take a trip to the zoo or Manly Beach or just around the harbour. Sit outside and take the air - chill out and enjoy.... More 

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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

These ferries are great value if you want to take a good look at Sydney Harbour. Take the Fast ferry to Manly and work your way back to Circular Quay. Fort Denison is a good stop for a mid harbour lunch or just coffee. Buy the bus and ferry pass for the best value. This will include bus tours of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

A wonderful way to get around many parts of this great city, Best to travel on a Sunday with an Opal Card as for $2, 50 you have unlimited travel that can save you a packet. One of the central hubs for Sydney Ferries is Circular Quay where your journeys often begin.

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