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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises

Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises

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Set out on a half-day catamaran tour to stunning Whitehaven Beach for swimming at this postcard–perfect slice of paradise. Considered one of the world's top beaches and the most beautiful one in the Whitsunday Islands, Whitehaven Beach is a must-see in the Great Barrier Reef region. Travel in comfort from Port Airlie on a motorized catamaran with air-conditioning. Morning or afternoon tea is provided on board and your crew supplies beach activities and informative commentary along the way.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$86.62
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$86.62

3 in 1 Tour: Matso’s Brewery, Broome Museum & Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

3 in 1 Tour: Matso’s Brewery, Broome Museum & Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

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Experience three popular Broome attractions in one afternoon with this budget package. Guided commentary and hotel transport are included with your admission to the 12 Mile Bird Park, and Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park. Experience Matso’s Ginger Beer and Mango Beer, see 80 bird species, and don’t miss feeding time for the crocodiles. Read more about 3 in 1 Tour: Matso’s Brewery, 12 Mile Bird Park & Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park 2020 - Broome - https://www.viator.com/tours/Broome/Broome-3-in-1-Premier-Parks-Guided-Tour-All-Entry-Fees-and-Transport-Included/d789-128885P5?mcid=56757
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.23
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

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Take a leisurely river cruise from Brisbane to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary to observe native Australian wildlife. This half-day tour departs from bustling Southbank and cruises along the Brisbane River with views of iconic landmarks on the way to Lone Pine. Upon arrival, enjoy ample time to meet the animals. Observe the platypus, and watch animal shows that feature sheepdogs and birds of prey. A great experience for animal lovers.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.35
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Scenic and Prehistoric Boat Tour
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Scenic and Prehistoric Boat Tour

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The Kimberley Coast is renowned for its dramatic sea cliffs, white-sand beaches, and ancient wonders. With this tour, set sail for Roebuck Bay and Dampier Creek on a shallow landing vessel purpose-built for exploring the beaches and bays. Admire views of the towering red cliffs and scenic wetlands, head ashore to discover 120-million-year-old dinosaur footprints, and look out for dolphins, manta rays, and other wildlife along the way.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.16
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Buccaneer Explorer

Buccaneer Explorer

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Explore some of the most inaccessible places in north-western Australia the easy way on this half-day tour. From Broome, you and your small group will be flown to the incredible Buccaneer Archipelago. Be impressed by the natural wonder of the Horizontal Falls (tide dependent) and the aerial views of the islands and the Dampier Peninsula coast. Stop at the Ardyaloon Hatchery for lunch and learn more about Aboriginal culture.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$461.95
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Skyfeast at Sydney Tower

Skyfeast at Sydney Tower

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Soak in 360-degree views as you dine on a delicious buffet lunch or dinner at the Sydney Tower Restaurant's revolving restaurant. From your vantage point high above the streets of Sydney, the views change as the restaurant slowly revolves during your meal. Large picture windows frame iconic sights like the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Circular Quay and, in the distance, the Blue Mountains. Enjoy a lunch, dinner or even a degustation tasting a range of tasty dishes that is sure to please everyone in your party.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Join a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour by double-decker bus to discover the highlights of Sydney and Bondi Beach. Enjoy unobstructed views and recorded onboard commentary as you travel along two routes to top destinations like Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Darling Harbour, and Bondi Beach. Go in-depth at any given place by simply hopping off the bus to explore. You can experience Sydney and Bondi's most noteworthy attractions at your own pace with your choice of ticket, valid for either 24 or 48 hours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Half Day Highlights - Luxury Private Tour - Morning or Afternoon Avail

Sydney Half Day Highlights - Luxury Private Tour - Morning or Afternoon Avail

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See the best of Sydney in this comprehensive 4-hour tour. Visit major sights like the Opera House, Harbour Bridge, and Bondi Beach, as well as some hidden gems off the tourist track. Enjoy a morning or afternoon tea with incredible Harbour views. This private tour can be customized to suit travelers’ interests.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Infinity at Sydney Tower

Infinity at Sydney Tower

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Take in views from one of Sydney's best vantage points, the revolving restaurant at Infinity at Sydney Tower, which perches on top of Sydney Tower, 88 stories above the ground. Choose from an à la carte menu to customize your 2- or 3-course meal, enjoying an elegant meal while overlooking the stunning Sydney skyline. This sophisticated restaurant offers an intimate, stylish fine dining experience, with contemporary Australian-French fusion cuisine.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Opera House Official Guided Walking Tour

Sydney Opera House Official Guided Walking Tour

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Go behind the scenes at the Sydney Opera House for a fascinating look at this Sydney icon. Your knowledgeable guide leads you through the World Heritage–listed building on a walking tour, sharing entertaining stories about the revered performance center's history and providing access to off-limits parts of the house.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Broome City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Camel Ride

Broome City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Camel Ride

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Explore Broome on a city sightseeing tour that introduces you to interesting attractions like Sun Pictures, the world’s oldest outdoor cinema. Visit Town Beach to learn about Broome’s role in World War II, check out Gantheaume Point for a look at ancient dinosaur footprints, and see Chinatown and the historical port. When booking, you have two options to choose from to end your sightseeing tour—watching the sunset with snacks on Cable Beach or a sunset camel ride along the shore.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.46
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Sydney The Rocks Guided Walking Tour

Sydney The Rocks Guided Walking Tour

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Delve into the history of Sydney and British Australia on a leisurely 90-minute walking tour in The Rocks district with an expert guide. Enjoy the delights of present-day visuals as you explore The Rocks and hear the story of Sydney’s convict past as you discover shady courtyards, narrow laneways and hidden areas that even the locals do not know about. Stroll along the shoreline of Sydney Harbour with views of the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, past Cadman’s Cottage and Campbell’s Cove. Tour Highlights: • The shoreline of Sparkling Sydney Cove • Harbour views of Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge • Cadman’s Cottage, The Rocks oldest surviving cottage built in 1816 • Campbell’s Cove, offering fantastic views of Sydney Harbour • Awe inspiring Argyle Cut begun with convict labour in 1843 • Within The Rocks historic precinct, we will wander through Greenway Lane, Kendall Lane, Suez Canal, Foundation Park and much more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise

Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise

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Enjoy an afternoon sail on Sydney Harbour aboard a historic tall ship. Learn about Sydney’s maritime roots and your ship’s sailing history during a cruise that provides close views of iconic sights including Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, and Fort Denison. Get great photo ops and soak up the spectacular scenery. You can even lend the crew a hand by steering the ship and hoisting the sails.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$35.37
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Kakadu, Nourlangie and Yellow Waters Tour from Darwin
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Kakadu, Nourlangie and Yellow Waters Tour from Darwin

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Experience the natural wonders and ancient cultural heritage of Kakadu — Australia’s largest national park. On this full-day tour from Darwin, cruise along the Yellow Water billabong while spotting crocs basking on the banks. Admire ancient Aboriginal art at the ‘desert museum’ of Nourlangie Rock, and delve deeper into indigenous history at the Warradjan Aboriginal Centre.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

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Journey into the hinterlands on this 5-hour afternoon tour of the Springbrook National Park from the Gold Coast. Explore the UNESCO-listed Goondawanna rainforests by coach, stopping to walk through the jungle, peek into ancient caves and enjoy views of Mount Warning from the Best of All Lookout.  Visit natural wonders like Purling Brook Falls, Numinbah valley and Rainbow Falls, and soak up the scenery from the Canyon Lookout. This small-group tour is limited to 16 people for a personalised experience, and includes hotel pick-up and afternoon tea.
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  • 5 hours
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$71.46
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The Rocks Pub Walking Tour

The Rocks Pub Walking Tour

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Discover the history of Sydney on a 2.5-hour walking tour and pub crawl in The Rocks. Your knowledgeable and entertaining guide takes you to four of Sydney's oldest pubs where you try a different glass of craft beer, cider, or wine in each venue. Learn about the early days of the British colony in Australia and hear the stories of these old-time pubs as you enjoy their rich atmosphere and tasty drinks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket

Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket

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Take in panoramic views of top Sydney landmarks as you cruise through Sydney Harbour en route to Taronga Zoo. Your package includes round-trip cruise from Circular Quay to the zoo, and a ride on the Sky Safari Gondola, which whisks you uphill from the boat dock to the main entrance of Taronga Zoo. From the gondola, get an early peek at some of the zoo's inhabitants, such as giraffes, big apes, and native animals like kangaroos and koalas.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
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Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat

Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat

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Experience a close encounter with humpback whales without having to leave the city on this thrilling 2-hour speedboat tour from Sydney. Hop on-board the city’s fastest commercial ship and blast off across Sydney Harbour, past iconic landmarks like Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House. Leave the city behind and speed out into the Pacific Ocean, where you’ll have chance to spot majestic whales swimming and playing in their natural environment.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast

Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast

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Enjoy a whale-watching cruise that begins with a breakfast or barbecue lunch onboard the boat while in the calm waters of Sydney Harbour.  After breakfast or lunch, your boat glides past Sydney Head into the Pacific Ocean in search of the humpback and southern right whales that migrate along this coast from May to November. Keep an eye out for whales and dolphins as you learn about them from your naturalist guide, who provides fascinating commentary about Australian marine life during your tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Horizontal Falls Half-Day Tour from Broome

Horizontal Falls Half-Day Tour from Broome

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Ride a jet seaplane to Talbot Bay to experience one of Western Australia’s most memorable thrills — a trip through the Horizontal Falls. Aboard the fastest boat in Kimberly, splash through the narrow, cliff-wrapped cataracts with an expert skipper, and then relax on a cruise through the bays and creeks of the remote bay. An onboard barbecue lunch and scenic return flight to Broome top off this truly off-the-track adventure.
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  • 6 hours
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Great Ocean Road Reverse Itinerary Tour

Great Ocean Road Reverse Itinerary Tour

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Experience the Great Ocean Road’s top attractions on this guided excursion that follows the iconic road in reverse. Embark on your journey and beat the crowds while learning about the region’s scenic landscapes and pretty coastal towns from an informative guide. Visit sites including the 12 Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, Port Campbell, London Bridge, and Great Otway National Park Rainforest.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Afternoon Broome Town Tour Including Cable Beach and Matso Beer Tasting

Afternoon Broome Town Tour Including Cable Beach and Matso Beer Tasting

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Delve into the rich cultural tapestry of Broome on a full-day tour of the charming Australian town from your Broome hotel. From the comfort of a luxury coach, marvel at Sun Pictures, the world’s oldest operating picture house, a Japanese Cemetery and the picturesque Broome Port. Upgrade your tour to include an atmospheric sunset camel ride or relax at a beachside bar on Cable Beach to watch the sun sink into the horizon. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from your Broome hotel on this relaxing tour.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.85
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane

North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane

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Leave busy Brisbane for a full-day tour that showcases the natural beauty of North Stradbroke Island. Swim in the surf or freshwater lakes, take a short guided hike, view whales and other marine animals from the beach and coastal lookouts, visit small towns including historic Dunwich and Amity, and go in search of the island’s population of wild kangaroos and koalas. Your small-group tour has numbers limited to 21 people, which ensures a more personalized experience with your knowledgeable guide.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise

Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise

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Explore the World War II sites of Darwin on this city sightseeing and cruise tour. Visit the Darwin war memorial and East Point Military Precinct, and explore Darwin Military Museum to chart the city’s wartime experience. Midway through, enjoy a small-boat cruise around Darwin Harbour, passing the modern naval base and the remnants and wreck sites of Japan’s devastating February 1942 air raids. Hotel pickup, entrance fees, and live onboard commentary included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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Whitehaven Beach Half-Day Cruises
"Awesome afternoon out, great staff and service. There were all sorts of activities available like paddle boards at no extra cost. The afternoon tea was like a share platter style of salami, kabana, cheese, olives and a yummy choc cake."..."
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3 in 1 Tour: Matso’s Brewery, Broome Museum & Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park
"Loved the whole tour Alex our guide was very helpful at the croc Park would do it again was great way to spend the day"..."
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise
"A great way to learn the history of the Brisbane River, stopping at the Lone pine koala park for cuddles."..."
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Scenic and Prehistoric Boat Tour
"Absolutely wonderful tour and love Bec and Myles I would definitely recommend to anyone coming to Broome"..."
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Buccaneer Explorer
"Most amazing tour experience. Absolutely unreal views of the Kimberley! We had an amazing pilot and tour guide Ryan who was super helpful and informative. Unforgettable experience"..."
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Skyfeast at Sydney Tower
"The service was amazing, staff were friendly and easy to talk to as well as have a laugh with. The food tasted phenomenal best food i’ve had ever before so delicious and the view was absolutely incredible 10/10 experience"..."
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Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour
"Loved the fact that I was outdoors while riding on the upstairs section of the bus. Especially important during Covid to have the fresh air in my face."..."
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Sydney Half Day Highlights - Luxury Private Tour - Morning or Afternoon Avail
"Scott was excellent. He was on time, exactly where he said he would be. We talked the whole time. He took us to all of the important sites and gave us a lot of history. We will definitely use them again when we come back. Highly recommended."..."
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Infinity at Sydney Tower
"What a memorable experience. Food Exquisite, View Stunning, Staff Fantastic!! Thank You Hamish for making this one, one for the memories."..."
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Sydney Opera House Official Guided Walking Tour
"Loved the tour. I had never been to the Opera House before and this was a great introduction. The guide was informative and very personable. We will be back."..."
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Broome City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Camel Ride
"Amazing day trip, seeing the sights of Broome and hearing the history too. Gary and Michelle made us feel so special. Highly recommend this tour !!"..."
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Sydney The Rocks Guided Walking Tour
"We really enjoyed our. Guide Michael was very informative and easy to understand would really recommend"..."
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Afternoon Discovery Cruise
"Jim, captain James and crew. Great afternoon of portering around the Harbour. My 7 yo nephew Leo was so happy to be able to have a go at steering the ship. The experience overall was just the right amount of time for a young boy's attention span. Thanking you for helping me make my Aunty's weekend memorable for him."..."
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Kakadu, Nourlangie and Yellow Waters Tour from Darwin
"Although a long trip after reaching Norlangie Rock and looking at the aboriginal artwork it was worthwhile. After driving along to have lunch which was quite enjoyable we went for river boat cruise on Yellow river and we saw a lot of interesting birdlife and some crocodiles as well."..."
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Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour
"Natural Bridge was beautiful. Thanks to the rain in the days before the waterfall came out nicely. Top."..."
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The Rocks Pub Walking Tour
"This walking tour is a great way to visit historic “The Rocks” Sydney neighborhood and enjoy craft beer at 4 pubs. Our guide Adam had a wealth of history about the Rocks as well as knowledge of the beer at each stop. If you don’t like beer, you can have a glass of wine instead"..."
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Sydney Harbour Ferry with Taronga Zoo Entry Ticket
"First time in Australia from the U.K., the trip to Taronga was great! Ferry on time, friendly staff & made us a memorable time. The time Taronga was far exceeded our expectations! Beautiful, clean, brilliant animals & staff, very friendly & helpful - didn’t want to leave!"..."
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Sydney Whale-Watching by Speed Boat
"Fast and bumpy but great. We saw lots of whales many close to us and some leaping out of the water Great driver guide"..."
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch or Breakfast
"It was a great experience for me and my family to observe the active whale. We also saw dolphin and seal."..."
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Horizontal Falls Half-Day Tour from Broome
"Such a good experience from beginning till the end. Hotel pickup, scenic flight to the falls. Shark feeding and a swim, breakfast, speed boat, boat cruise and then another scenic flight home. It was Everything they promised. A must do!"..."
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Great Ocean Road Reverse Itinerary Tour
"Thoroughly recommend this trip the weather was quite treacherous at times but our guide Gui was a great driver. He had interesting commentary and provided sufficient time for comfort stops. I thought we might just be sitting however I clocked up 9,000 steps effortlessly. We all had a great day out 😊"..."
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Afternoon Broome Town Tour Including Cable Beach and Matso Beer Tasting
"We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Broom with our very informative and entertaining guide Evan, visiting many interesting sites and sights ending with a beautiful sunset on the beach."..."
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane
"Even though the weather wasn't great the day was really good. The guide was very friendly and informative. I would definitely recommend this trip."..."
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Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise
"This trip is well worth doing. The knowledge and information the team has was amazing. We learnt so much, that you never heard or learnt about."..."

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