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Behind the Scenes at Sydney Fish Market

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Bank St | Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9004 1108
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Fabulous - Don’t Miss It!

We had a fabulous Brunch tour of the markets today. Our guide Alex made this tour so enjoyable. He... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alexandramC2859UR
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Sydney, Australia
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Authentic Sydney Experience

Not only do you get to see and walk a working fish market you get a guide who loves what he does... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clifford67
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Ever wanted to know where your seafood comes from? What the Australian seafood industry does to ensure your seafood is sustainable? Or where the top-level restaurants go to get the freshest of the fresh? On a behind the scenes tour of SFM you'll have all these questions answered and more!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bank St | Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 9004 1108
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous Brunch tour of the markets today. Our guide Alex made this tour so enjoyable. He was knowledgeable, interested & entertaining to listen to. I learnt so much about what to look for when buying seafood. Would highly recommend!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only do you get to see and walk a working fish market you get a guide who loves what he does, has taken a great deal of time and effort to make the experience entertaining and funny. My 11yr old loved it. Our portuguese...More

Thank Clifford67
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

It was worth getting up early to be at the market for the 6:40AM tour. My 16 yo son accompanied me and we both found it very interesting. Our guide Alex was very informative and also entertaining. It was easy to book online and definitely...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

My husband and I did the early morning tour and it was fantastic and very interesting. Alex our tour guide was great and extremely passionate about the industry. He was so knowledge and explained the whole process extremely well. It gave us a new appreciation...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Tour guide Alex was informative, loud (very important in a market environment) and humorous. It was an eye-opening tour for me as i get to see a great variety of seafood which i don't usually in my country. Alex went ahead to explain the features...More

Thank Tan Y
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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

My dad, boyfriend and I were looking for a unique tour while staying budget friendly during our stay in Sydney, and oh boy did this tour accomplish that! We did the Brunch Behind the Scenes Tour. Our tour guide Alex was a wealth of information...More

Thank Emilykcgh
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Have to say a BIG!! Thank you to Alex our tour guide for the best morning in a long time. His knowledge and truly enthusiastic approach to his job and the sustainability of the fish, the auction process and a true fish foodie made for...More

Thank Heath W
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This was a very informative tour as to the everyday workings of the fish market. Elma was very pleasant and spent extra time showing us different suppliers and fish available. Definitely recommend this tour and an anormous slection of fish for lunch.

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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 8 came (very early!) from the Central Coast for our behind the scenes Fish Market tour. We all thoroughly enjoyed the tour and learnt so much about the fascinating world of seafood - mainly due to our guide Alex whose knowledge was...More

Thank Penny R
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We took tour and our guide Alex give us maybe too much information to remeber all. Nice tour to get inside auction and fish world.

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Florence K
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Hi Florence, Alex here. Please feel free to contact me through the website or call me directly(see the business listing to the right of the screen). I look forward to hearing from you! Alex
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