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All reviews the pub tea garden day trip trip takes hawks nest port stephens lovely trip takes about an hour relaxing cruise great commentary fish chips two hours pod of dolphins whale watching staff were friendly annie bay
The ferry was very old and it takes an hour to get from Nelson Bay to Tea Gardens or visa versa. In saying that the captain was very friendly and had interesting information to share as we travelled. Him and his wife were lovely people....More
Took the ferry to Tea Gardens. We were a little disappointed as it was supposed to leave at 11am. It didn't dock until 11am and then they hung around until 11.20. It is an hour to Tea Gardens. it reduced our time at the other...More
The lady in the office was so unpleasant that it put us off, then we saw how rusty and old the ferry was (only one available in winter) and our mind was made up that is not to go. The skipper was bent down fixing...More
A great way to see Port Stephens is by taking the ferry service between Tea Gardens and Nelsons Bay. A very relaxing cruise where you can see dolphins at play and take in fantastic scenery along the way.
Absolutely loved the ferry trip across to Tea Gardens! Good value for money with great scenery along the way.. Nice walk around Tea Gardens with great fish and chips to eat along the shore and a great little icecream/lolly shop there too.
Will definitely do...More
Really enjoyed our trip over to Tea Gardens to see friends for lunch (at the Boathouse). The ferry staff were delightful. Book ahead if you can, as you get priority boarding! Saw plenty of dolphins and they slowed down so you could get a good...More
We went on this ferry ride to Tea Gardens. It was a beautiful day and the trip there and back was a wonderful experience, the waters were calm and we spotted a number of dolphins - the skipper kindly slowed for photos and a closer...More
Having taken this cruise previously, we had expected a replica trip, nut unfortunately this was not to be. Because there were so many passengers, we had to travel on a larger ferry. Personally, I felt that this beautiful old tub should have been retired some...More