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Hawkesbury River Boat Cruises - CLOSED

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So good we did it twice!

On our 5th trip to Sydney, we found out about this hidden gem, by chance during a family get... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Penny P
The Riverboat Postman, an excellent exposure to the Hawkesbury

Our party of 34 seasoned travellers joined the Riverboat Postmans Cruise at Brooklyn and what a... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Derek H
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Oct 5, 2017
“So good we did it twice!”
Aug 5, 2017
“The Riverboat Postman, an excellent exposure to the Hawkesbury”
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Wisemans Ferry Road, Wisemans Ferry, New South Wales 2775, Australia
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

On our 5th trip to Sydney, we found out about this hidden gem, by chance during a family get together......and so it was booked. The scenary was breathtaking, complemented by an informative and highly amusing commentary and a delicious lunch while we completed the postmans...More

3  Thank Penny P
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Our party of 34 seasoned travellers joined the Riverboat Postmans Cruise at Brooklyn and what a thoroughly enjoyable experience it was. With a well appointed vessel, a superb Ploughmans lunch served by efficient and enthusiastic people, very reasonably priced drinks, scenery and an informative commentary,...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were fortunate enough to enjoy a beautiful autumn day to enjoy a cruise on the hawkesberry "postboat". Apart from the novelty of seeing mail delivered and collected from remote settlements the views were amazing and the Ploughman's lunch the best i have ever eaten....More

4  Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Well worth the $44 for seniors.Morning tea and lunch were both great.The views are amazind and the commentary was very informative.There were six of us and we all enjoyed the day.with seniors travel from Newcastle to Hawksbury River station and return for $2.50.What a bargain...More

3  Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Only A$44 (for Seniors!) and you get morning coffee with delicious Anzac biscuits, fab Ploughman salad lunch followed by tea or coffee, cruise up and down the river for 3 hours and best of all thoroughly entertaining and interesting commentary!

1  Thank Norma B
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

A very pleasant way to spend a day. Easily accessible from Sydney with very little waiting about The commentator is both amusing and interesting. The catering staff served a full boat well and nothing was to much trouble Strongly recommended for a day up the...More

3  Thank Bearlike C
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We caught the train out to Hawksbury station to catch the 11.00 ferry. After a short walk to the booking office, we paid and waited at the jetty for the next ferry. Ten minutes later we boarded the ferry and were served coffee with home...More

4  Thank Jill G
Reviewed 18 December 2014

After crossing the Hawkesbury River thousands of times, we finally did the Postman Cruise. What a gem. Boat leaves from Hawkesbury River Rail station so is very easy to access by public transport from Sydney and the Central Coast. Good tea and coffee served upon...More

6  Thank penwar
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We have hired a house boat on three occassions now, we've found it's the best way to entertain family, both children and grandchildren. We had 17 visitors come stay over Christmas, the houseboat was real hightlight of their stay. Plenty of accommodation on the large...More

6  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 2 January 2013

A beautiful part of the country and only 1.5 hours drive from Sydney. Cross the Hawksbury by cable ferry which is roll on roll off. Lots of interesting places along the roadside.

6  Thank oulpete1
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