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Official 'Home and Away' Tour of Palm Beach

Highlights
  • Day tour to Palm Beach to see the filming locations in the hit TV show Home and Away
  • See the Summer Bay Surf Club, Alf's Bait Shop, the pier, the lighthouse and other outdoor locations in Home and Away
  • Explore Palm Beach, the real-life location for Summer Bay, and maybe get lucky and catch the show being filmed
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Official 'Home and Away' Tour of Palm Beach
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Overview
Spend an afternoon visiting Palm Beach, aka Summer Beach from the famous Australian TV show ‘Home and Away.’ Your expert guide shares the inside scoop on the people and places from the hit TV series, and you can snap photos at outdoor filming locations from the show. You may even get meet some of the cast and watch the filming in action. You’ll also visit the seaside town of Manly and see other renowned surfing beaches. This tour is a must-do for ‘Home and Away' fans when in Sydney!
What to Expect
Your Home and Away tour starts with pickup in central Sydney, then travels by climate-controlled coach about one hour north of Sydney to reach Palm Beach. Known as Summer Bay in the TV show, Palm Beach is the real life filming location for Home and Away, one of Australia's favorite TV shows. Palm Beach is also known for its laid-back atmosphere and beautiful beachside location.

Your knowledgeable guide shares a wealth of fun facts, gossip and tricks of the trade from the set of Home and Away, which has been popular since its debut in 1987. Notable former cast members include actors such as Heath Ledger and Naomi Watts.

Follow your guide to outdoor locations from Home and Away, including the Summer Bay Surf Club, The Pier, Alf's Bait Shop, the lighthouse and the lovely beach. With luck, you may get to watch the crew in action if you visit on a day when the show is filming. The cast will sometimes give autographs and pose for photographs. A pic with Brax would make a great souvenir!

Enjoy some free time to take in the sights of ‘Summer Bay’ then reboard your coach and head to the charming town of Manly. Take a scenic coastal route that passes Whale Beach, Avalon Beach, the Bilgola lookout and Dee Why.

Your tour ends in Manly, a suburb of Sydney that is renowned for its natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle. Stay and explore this vibrant beachside suburb at your leisure, perhaps taking a stroll along the coast, renting a bike or kayak, or eating at one of the excellent restaurants along the beach. Traveling back to Sydney is easy on the Sydney Ferry (own expense), which affords terrific views on the return to Circular Quay.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best flamin' place in the world if you ask me.

We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and although it was not a filming day we now watch H & A and feel that we are "on set". Our tour guide Lisa was excellent and so informative ,having been with Channel 7 for 29 years. Paul the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Navigator736691
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Windy Summer Bay

Went on a crazy windy day, Friday 23/11/2018. Was great to see where the action happens. Bus driver and tour guide were great, very informative, knowledgeable and friendly. Would have liked to have gone on a day of filming though but unable to get a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amazing

The ideal way to see the famous Summer Bay. Grant, the wonderful driver, and Lisa, the guide, are a wealth of knowledge about Home and Away. They told us so much information about the series. So interesting and a fabulous insight to just how much...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AMAZING SUMMER BAY

I have lived in Australia for many years and have watched "Home and Away" since it started.Despite being in Australia, I never had an opportunity to go on the Official Home and Away Tour until now (14 November 2018) with Grant and Lisa. The tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Craig A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
The best flaming tour in the world if you ask me

Overall amazing day!! Well organised tour with wonderful tour guides who have a lot of knowledge about the Bay, learnt a lot along the way. Even got to watch some filming and met and took photos with the beautiful Marilyn (Emily Symons) This tour is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from V19HYmaryc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no. Excellent trip. Nobody stayed behind. One couple had made their own way by car to join the tour but then followed the mini bus back to Sydney. Hope this helps.
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