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Sydney Heritage Fleet

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“james craig”(6 reviews)
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Sydney Heritage Fleet - the museum that goes to sea! A community-based non-profit organisation who operates with 450 dedicated volunteer workers to restore, operate and maintain their fleet of historic vessels. We offer cruises on these historic...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
58 Pirrama Rd | Wharf 7, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
+61 2 9298 3888
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Amongst the fleet and spectator boats watching the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race just awesome.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brian S
Reviewed November 27, 2018

We had a wonderful relaxed afternoon cruising around Sydney Harbour on board the 116 year old steam launch "Lady Hopetoun". The Lady is beautifully restored and maintained and the volunteer staff and crew were wonderful. We saw so many of the bays and islands around...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SueW2000
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Enjoyed a lovely morning cruising on the Heritage boat Harman up the Lane Cove River to see the beautiful Jacaranda trees in full bloom and other wonderful scenery. Great commentary on board by the wonderful volunteers. They thoroughly made the cruise more enjoyable. Great cruise...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank heatherellis01
Reviewed October 27, 2018

an amazing 3 hours. Perfect weather, charming guide who did not stop for 3 hours. She was so informative and obviously very passionate about her voluntary work. I have lived in Sydney for more than 40 years and yet I have learned so much about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank anna n
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I HIGHLY recommend any visitor or local Sydney sider to take a trip on the harbour on one of the Sydney Heritage Fleet vessels. We had a wonderful afternoon trip on the James Craig yesterday with ten family members aged 12- 80 for a special...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank helebore27
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Last Sunday 29 July we enjoyed a Sydney Harbour Secrets tour - a leisurely 3 hour cruise around Sydney Harbour on the delightful 1902 steam tug Waratah. We cruised eastwards from Rozelle, under the Harbour Bridge to beyond Fort Denison, before returning up the harbour,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank zanzibar948
Reviewed June 30, 2018

2 of us joined the Sydney Harbour Secrets Cruise yesterday aboard the steam tug " Waratah" , built in 1902 and part of the Sydney Heritage Fleet. We departed Rozelle at 12.15 pm and proceeded under the Anzac Bridge and down the Harbour under in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Donbj
Reviewed June 9, 2018

It was an excellent night luckly the rain stopped and we all had a great night. The crew were very friendly.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Geez1449
Reviewed June 8, 2018

One of our favourite vessels to tour the harbour aboard. Enjoyed seeing the Vivid lights from the water rather than battling the pedestrian crowds. The volunteers are so knowledgeable and dedicated to their craft. Very personable staff and we all enjoyed our night on the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KLC2929
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Last night my partner and I joined 21 other Heritage Fleet enthusiasts on the Lady Hopetoun for a Vivid harbour tour. Despite the cold we loved the experience. The Lady Hopetoun offers an opportunity to see Sydney lit up without dealing with the crowds on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Allison M
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