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Be a part of the Australia Day festivities on Sydney Harbour

Join Sydney Heritage Fleet this Australia Day on Sydney Harbour and you will be up close to observe the spectacular Australia Day events.

This year, you can choose from three heritage vessels; come aboard the 1874 Tall Ship James Craig, 1902 Steam Launch Lady Hopetoun or 1902 Steam Tug Waratah.

Tickets for the small heritage vessel are now available on the Sydney Heritage Fleet website for Australia Day - select from the following trips:

Lady Hopetoun (DAY TIME CRUISE)

  • Boarding Rozelle 9:30am / Departing 10:00am / Returning 3:00pm

  • Cost is $75 for members or $85 for non-member
     

    Waratah (DAY TIME CRUISE)

  • Boarding Rozelle 11:30am / Departing 12:00pm / Returning 3:00pm

  • Cost is $63 for members or $70 for non-members

    There is also the availability of evening cruises for both Lady Hopetoun and Waratah these cruises will take in the entertainment and fireworks that are taking place in Circular Quay.

  • Boarding Rozelle 5:30pm / Departing 6:00pm / Returning 10:00pm

  • Cost is $72 for members or $80 for non-members

    Tall Ship James Craig

    The1874 Tall Ship James Craig will undertake a morning trip departing at 10:30am and participate in the Tall Ships Race before coming alongside at the Overseas Passenger Terminal (OPT) at approximately 2pm. She will then remain alongside until 4pm where she will then embark new passengers and return to Wharf 7.

    Morning Trip

    Boarding Wharf 7, Pyrmont 10:00am

    Departing 10:30am

    Arriving OPT 2:00pm

    Cost is $130 for adult, $117 for members/concession, $50 for children and $310 for a family (2 adults and 2 children)

    The 1874 Tall Ship James Craig will undertake a relaxing afternoon cruise after all the excitement of Australia Day events on the harbour.

    Afternoon Trip

    Boarding OPT 4:00pm

    Departing 4:30pm

    Returning Wharf 7, Pyrmont 5:15pm

    Cost is $20 for adult, $15 for member, $10 for children and $50 for a family (2 adults and 2 children).

    AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS ONLY:

    Boomerang Australia Day

    There is no better place to be on Australia Day than out on Sydney Harbour to be part of the fun and celebrations. This cruise held on board 1903 Gentleman's Schooner Boomerang and is fully BYO, so bring your own food and beverages. Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided. Places are limited and are expected to sell quickly so book now.

    Boarding Time: 9.30am for 10.00am

    *Please note Boomerang* is only available for Fleet members. So why not join the Fleet now? Click here to apply: https://buy.shf.org.au/newmembershipapplication

     

    There is no better place to be on Australia Day than out on Sydney Harbour to be part of the fun and celebrations.

    Early bookings for all trips are advised as places are strictly limited. To make a booking, please click here and select your desired option or call 9298 3888.


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    When: Saturday 26 January 2019
    Where: Sydney Harbour
    Cost: From $20
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