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Goat Island

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Harbour Cruise and Goat Island Walking Tour
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

If you can get there (restricted access) , Goat Island has great views and a lot of history. Our tour as part of the 3 islands tour was excellent- would recommend if planning to visit Goat Island. Goat Island was also the setting for the...More

1  Thank Kiwitychosmurf
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I joined a Tall Ships Convicts, Castles and Champagnes cruise which included a walking tour on Goat Island. The guide explained the interesting history behind the island and brought us around to see the views. There was a stage which was set up for the...More

Thank neminskii
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Up front - the views are worth the tour. You will love the views of the harbour, barangaroo and the boat ride over o captain cook ferries. Our guide was very knowledgeable. However, there is a lot of potential here not being taken advantage of....More

Thank Andrew Y
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We embarked on the authentic old ferry Wangi Queen for a lovely cruise around secluded parts of the harbour while we ate our prepared lunch of chicken tortillas. Disembarked at Goat Island which has restricted access, for an interesting hour tour with Craig, our guide....More

Thank kerrisingleton1
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Booked a two hour walking tour of Goat Island through National Parks website and enjoyed a fascinating insight into the history of the Island as well as finding a hidden gem of a location for NYE fireworks spotting! The small group was headed up by...More

1  Thank jmscott2016
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Our family decided to celebrate mother's day with a family excursion so travelled to Sydney then joined the tour group at Circular Quay. Our tour guide was a fount of knowledge and certainly made the whole experience an interesting one. The views from every aspect...More

Thank gilld969
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

The cruise on the Harbour aboard the old Wangi Queen was a good start to the day and then the tour led by Ryan of Goat Island was also good. We were fed and there was also refreshments while on the boat. Water was also...More

1  Thank PHIKEL
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

We had bought tickets back in October for the New Year's Eve event on Goat Island. It cost around $200 with booking fee and was well worth the money - the views were absolutely spectacular and the fireworks were amazing. Limited to 780 people, you...More

5  Thank BiteSizeTraveller
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Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

My partner and I thoroughly enjoyed the historical walking tour of goat island. Esther our guide was absolutely wonderful, very knowledgeable and very funny. Thank you for a wonderful experience!!

Thank Ashleigh M
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Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Enjoy a great day out at Goat Island the tour host Colin was very informative about the history and the convicts who built the structures that are still standing today Would recommend to young and old.

1  Thank Mike M
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