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The Riverboat Postman

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| Hawkesbury River Station, Brooklyn, Hornsby, New South Wales 2083, Australia
+61 400 600 111
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 28, 2012 via mobile

Firstly, The details you have for the Riverboat Postman you have posted on your website are incorrect. After some searching I found that a new company now operates this excellent day outing from the same location but with a different phone number and web address....More

29  Thank Max J
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 13, 2015

My wife and I traveled on The Riverboat Postman about two years and loved it. So much so that we enticed six of our best friends to make the journey with us yesterday. It was great and the good things we remembered were still there...More

3  Thank Dennis R
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Reviewed yesterday

Our family did the weekend Ferry trip along the Hawkesbury. I believe the route stays more on the open waters than the mail delivery route takes during the week which travels up the narrower parts . We were fortunate to have great weather and relative...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed yesterday

Even on an overcast and drizzly day a great and informative outing. The ANZAC biscuit morning tea sets the tone for the day. Lunch fresh and tasty. A very entertaining and informative commentary with all staff helpful and friendly.

Thank jeffg110
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a no fuss cruise delivering the mail and life's essentials to those who live on the shores of the Hawkesbury River. The staff run a well-oiled machine as your needs are catered for in a very relaxed environment. Morning tea was fabulous with...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved every minute. Great commentary, great staff, great food, wonderful picturesque river, very interesting.

Thank susancG6219KD
Reviewed 5 days ago

My group thoroughly enjoyed our outing yesterday. The commentary was interesting, the roll and salads were lovely and fresh and the anzac biscuits were delicious.I will certainly recommend you to everyone I meet!

Thank Coastal27464524461
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was the last day of a fantastic 4 weeks in NSW and what a memorable trip to finish on. The weather certainly helped; the scenery was breathtaking around every river bend. For us a real highlight was Captain Gino’s commentary combining amusing anecdotes about...More

Thank Memcott
Reviewed 6 days ago

A friend had told me about a cruise she had taken and I thought it would be a great trip for a friend visiting from Scotland. After I had booked it he told me he had always wanted to go and check out the Hawkesbury...More

Thank Safari31849
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I organised a surprise day out with a group of my girl friends (Aged late 20s / early 30s) and we all absolutely loved it. What a beautiful way to spend the day. Highly recommend :) x

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a brilliant informative trip with great staff & food. We travelled by train from Sydney & the information given on the website was detailed & accurate. There are steps to and from the station to the Boat but nothing a person of reasonable...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 32 older women enjoyed a sunny day on the Sunday River Boat Postman. Travelling for three hours on the historic and scenic Hawkesbury River was an absolute delight. Morning tea of delicious, homemade ANZAC biscuits tea and coffee, and a wonderful lunch...More

Thank sylvia k
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November 3, 2018|
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Response from kearnykibble | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i agree with the others. You need to get in touch with them directly. I know that one of the boats they own, the Bayrunner, used to go to Sydney harbour for NYE but I don't know about the new owners. It is a fairly... More
October 7, 2018|
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Response from sueliv1997 | Reviewed this property |
The River Boat Postman runs Monday to Friday 10am - 1pm They also run a Fish & Chip cruise on Sundays departing 11am- 2pm Have not tried the Sunday cruise, but intend to. Enjoy!!
October 7, 2018|
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Response from Dr Raymond D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, every weekday