Explore the dramatic sandstone coastline and calm waters of Broken Bay. A mix of steep cliffs, sandy beaches and pristine National Parks. Eco highlights include a colony of endangered Little Penguins, dolphins and a recovering colony of Long Nosed Fur Seals (May to November). Learn about the wildlife from a qualified marine biologist. The area is proposed as the new Hawkesbury Shelf Marine Park. The bay also hides an intriguing war history of mini submarines and the Z Force Commandos. A great trip on sheltered waters.
Please get in touch if you would like to arrange this very enjoyable trip on a day that it is not scheduled.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: Hardys Bay, Hardys Bay, New South Wales
We depart from the delightful little village of Hardy’s Bay. There are several cafes by the water where you can enjoy coffee or lunch before or after your trip. We head out through the calm waterways and view the scenery of Bouddi National Park and waterfront properties.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Barrenjoey Lighthouse, Barrenjoey Road, Palm Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2108 Australia
We head out past Box Head and enjoy the dramatic sandstone coastline of Broken Bay. A mix of steep cliffs, sandy beaches and pristine National Parks. Watch for dolphins in summer and whales and seals in winter. We visit a recovering colony of Long Nosed Fur Seals, a threatened species. The bay is proposed as the new Hawkesbury Shelf marine Park.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Hawkesbury River NSW Brooklyn NSW, New South Wales 2083 Australia
We visit a secret colony of endangered Little Penguins. The bay also holds an intriguing war history of mini submarines and Z Force Commandos. Visit hidden World War 2 gun emplacements.
Duration: 20 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Suncream, sunglasses, spray jacket and clothing that can get a little wet are highly recommended.
- Keep in mind it is always 5 – 10 degrees colder on the water so bring an extra layer.
- Your safety comes first, tours are weather dependant. We may have to reschedule at short notice.
- If we cancel or relocate tours due to weather or factors beyond our control, you have the option of rescheduling or a full refund of any payment. We do not compensate for your travel costs to get to the location.
- Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your trip. No refund will be issued if you are late. We will aim to get you on another trip but this will not always be possible.
- For Broken Bay tours please ensure that you pick up point is confirmed as either Ettalong or Hardys Bay.
- Unfortunately people with limited mobility may not be able to board the vessel.
- Children under 3 are not permitted due to safety regulations.
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- All safety equipment is provided, including life jackets.
- No catering is provided on this trip.
1 hour 30 minutes
Returns to original departure point
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