Private Port Stephens Day Trip from Sydney including Dolphin Cruise

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From $446.48

1 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 11 hours

Departs: Sydney, Sydney

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Cross over the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge before heading north out of Sydney to visit the spectacular Port Stephens.

Dive into the world of humpback whales and bottle-nosed dolphins during this small group private day trip to Port Stephens from Sydney.

Hop aboard a triple deck catamaran and come up close and personal to Port Stephens' beautiful marine life.

Discover the white sand beaches, the dunes and the seaside town of Nelson Bay. If you're feeling adventurous, opt for an optional 4WD tour or sand boarding experience on the sand dunes of Stockton Beach (own expense).

The trip includes an optional visit to the Port Stephens Winery and Murray’s Brewery where you can sample excellent boutique wine and beers.

What's Included

Bottled water

Expert Driver/guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Live commentary on board

Private transportation

What's Not Included

Food and drinks


Optional activities

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 15

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Moonshadow Catamaran is a public cruise boat
  • Optional activities are subject to availability on the day of travel
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • N.B. Port Stephens is about a 3 hour drive from Sydney
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Sydney Harbour Bridge
Experience the thrill of crossing over the world-famous Sydney Harbour Bridge!

• Admission Ticket Free

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
Pass by the home to the filming of "Skippy the Bush Kangaroo"

• Admission Ticket Free

Hawkesbury River
Cross over the gorgeous Hawkesbury River, home to the famous Sydney Rock Oysters

• Admission Ticket Free

Gan Gan Lookout
Enjoy a sweeping view of Port Stephens harbour from this lovely vantage point

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Stockton Sand Dunes
Take a sandboarding adventure down the massive Stockton Sand Dunes, home to the filming of many an Australian commercial and movie.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Nelson Bay
Enjoy a fabulous harbour cruise to see the myriad of bottle-nosed dolphins that ply the tranquil waters here.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included


Chris is wonderful
Jing_M, 18-12-2022
Chris, our guide is wonderful. He is very knowledgeable and attentive. Sandboarding is the best part. Kids had so much fun. The trip is private and tailored to our needs. so we don’t have to travel with large groups. thank you

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