Discover the scenic North Coast region of Port Stephens on a full-day coach tour from Sydney. Visit a wildlife park to check out the critters, then hop on a boat in Nelson Bay to look for bottlenose dolphins. Hit the Stockton Bight Sand Dunes for a 4WD tour and a chance to try sandboarding! With wildlife viewings including Australian favorites like koalas, kangaroos and Tasmanian devils, plus a dolphin-watching cruise and sand dune tour, you’ll dive into the natural world just outside urban Sydney.
Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour®. Navigate and captain your own red speedboat for the entirety of the tour while following our trained and knowledgeable guides to experience the best of both worlds - the THRILL of driving your own speedboat, and the safety of having a skilled guide leading you around Sydney Harbour. See The Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Fort Denison, Taronga Zoo, and more. See them from a whole new perspective that simply cannot be matched by big sight-seeing vessels.
Before the start of the tour each guest will participate in a boat safety and operations briefing. Once training is completed you will be able to operate your own boat as you follow your guide through Sydney Harbour. No license or boating experience is required.
Experience what jet boating is all about on Australia's most exciting Jet Boat! Get ready to hold on tight as the 'Thunder' opens up with amazing stunts and wild spins through Sydney Harbour.
Feel your adrenalin rush on a 30-minute Sydney Harbour Jet Boat Thrill Ride. As the jet boat powers across Sydney Harbour, see the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge from a different perspective, and experience the thrill of on-water maneuvers like 270-degree spins . This is Australia's most popular jet boating adventure, blasting off from Circular Quay every hour, every day.
Climb onboard Sydney's fastest commercial vessel for a coastal journey like no other. Departing daily from Circular Quay, Ocean Extreme operates the only adventure vessel with an unrestricted offshore licence. Once you pass all of Sydney's stunning harbour landmarks you will be taken offshore and out into the open ocean at speeds of up to 100kmph. It's here that adrenalin really gets pumping as you jump the waves on your journey down the coastline all the way to Bondi Beach for a photo opportunity not offerred anywhere else. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for dolphins, whales, seals and penguins.
Enjoy a relaxed 2-hour snorkeling and walking tour at Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve in Manly, just a short hop from Sydney. This morning or afternoon tour gives both beginning and experienced snorkelers a chance to see some of the diverse marine life of Australia, launching right off the beach into calm waters with a variety of marine life. Your guide also takes your small-group, limited to 10 people, on a short walk on the headlands where you get great views of the Northern Beaches.
Board a speed boat for one of the most exciting and most personal whale-watching experiences in Sydney. You will blast out of Sydney Harbour and offshore into the Tasman Sea on your search for these magnificent creatures. Once located you will have plenty of photo opportunities as you travel alongside the migrating pod.
Aboard the the fastest commercial vessel in Sydney, you'll get to the whales quicker than ever before. The completely open design of the vessel, along with its low position in the water, offers the only unparalleled, unobstructed and up close whale-watching experience.
Ahoy there, sailor! Embark on a three hour sailing cruise and experience the magic of Sydney from the water. Departing from Manly, you'll have the opportunity to help set the sails and steer the boat or you can simply sit back, relax and take in the views. Cruise past the multi-million dollar waterfront mansions of the rich and famous, discover hidden harbour beaches and revel in uninterrupted views of iconic attractions including the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. You're also welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks to enjoy along the way.
Note: Courses will only go ahead if there are two or more individual participants enrolled. Should there not be enough participants to run a course our Sales Staff will contact you and offer you an alternative date.
Come enjoy a morning sea kayak adventure on Sydney's beautiful harbour. No engine noise or fumes, just the sound of your paddle in the water and the sea birds squawking above! We'll experience the built environs and get up close and personal with many of the harbour's natural wonders and marine inhabitants. We'll paddle to the center of the harbour where we'll get some photos of you framed by the Harbour Bridge (I'm a professional photographer in my other job so expect good pics - no charge of course!) We'll then land and explore Goat Island (Memel in the local Aboriginal Language) before paddling back via Darling Harbour. Goat Island is closed to the public and landing is by special permit only. Your permit is included as part of the tour. After we're finished your welcome to have a hot shower before treating yourself to a great lunch at the famous Sydney Fish Markets a short walk away.
Perfect for 'pre-dinner drinks', enjoy your first cocktail on the house, or beer, wine or soft drink if you prefer, and marvel at the amazing sights of Sydney Harbour by sunset (in the cooler months) or in the afternoon light (in the warmer months). Get your cameras ready as you cruise past the iconic features of the harbour, the Opera House, Harbour Bridge and city skyline, just to name a few.
The majority of diving in Sydney is off the shore and is second to none. Join us for incredible guided shore dives! Join our friendly and experienced dive guides and divemasters for our guided shore dives. Most of our shore diving sites reach a maximum depth of 18 metres, making them suitable for all divers including Open Water Divers.
• We are the closest dive shop to Bare Island, arguably Sydney's most popular dive site, just five minutes from our front door.
• Single or double dives available!
• All scuba diving equipment is available for hire.
• Free transport is provided to the dive site.
• Knowledgable and experienced dive guides and divemasters.
• Rinsing facilities available after the dive at our shop.
Enjoy this action packed 30-minute jetpack or flyboard experience in Sydney and glide through the air as you take in the incredible surrounding scenery. You’ll feel like you’re flying on this James Bond inspired experience as you launch up to 30-feet (10-metres) through the sky. This exhilarating experience is for all skill levels as you will have a personalized professional guide with you along the way. If you're an adrenaline junkie this is the perfect experience for you!
Cabbage Tree Bay is unique location due to its proximity to Sydney. As a aquatic reserve it hold an astonishing amount of wildlife. From meter long stingrays to tiny seahorses, Cabbage Tree Bay has it all.
As a long time resident of Manly, me and my family have snorkeled the area for many years. We know every corner, cave, and cavern in the Cabbage Tree Bay. In order to have a better relationship and understanding of the wildlife and nature here, we like to bring people on a tour of the bay to educate people on what the ocean has to offer us, so that we can better understand why would want to protect these areas.
So come along with us and experience the wealth that nature has to offer here.
This is Sydney's only true 3 in 1 whale watching cruise. Including a city sights cruise with live commentary on Sydney's history both past and present, BBQ lunch and whale watch experience on the ultimate Sydney Harbour cruise. Relax while you see the sights of Sydney from the water as you cruise around Sydney Harbour and dine on a BBQ buffet lunch or breakfast (sat/sun only) served on board. Then head out into the open sea to go whale watching, pass through the Sydney Harbour Heads. Your crew will locate and provide informative commentary on the whales and their activity. These giants of the sea once nearly hunted to extinction, it is believed in history the humpback population was once as low as 200 whales. The conservation of these beautiful animals has led to the humpback population being at a safe level to avoid extinction. Numbers are restricted on this whale-watching cruise, with plenty of room inside and out for viewing in comfort on board your spacious sightseeing vessel.
3 Hour Self-Guided Kayaking Tour:
Paddling a single sea kayak is a fun and unique way to explore Sydney's Middle Harbour. Choose your own adventure, paddle to some of Sydney's most pristine beaches, get a glimpse out the heads to the Pacific Ocean, or glide past the lush bushland of the Garigal National Park while looking for wildlife in their natural environment.
The Single kayaks that we provide are very easy to paddle, smooth through the water and moderately stable.
The deluxe single kayaks are made of lightweight materials like Kevlar, or carbon fiber. Less weight means less resistance through the water, making them easier to paddle. They are all Australian made and well maintained.