Be Inspired by Sydney Harbour

Be inspired by the harbour city. With so much to see and do, this collection of articles serves as a guide to creating your ultimate Sydney Harbour experience. Choose your own adventure: explore our spectacular harbour by ferry, take a day trip to Watsons bay, or join a lunch or dinner cruise with 360 degree water views, it's all right here.

Five reasons why the harbour makes the perfect backdrop for both a proposal and an afternoon prosecco

It’s almost Summer in Sydney. The sun is well and truly shining, the prosecco is flowing and our beautiful city in the thick of engagement season. Our city is alive with romance and we think that there is no better place to plan the perfect proposal than a backdrop of Sydney Harbour.

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How to eat, drink, swim and be merry in Sydney’s Manly

With the news that Manly’s iconic Hugo’s will finally reopen after a long COVID-19 hiatus, here at Captain Cook Cruises we thought it was a good time to also share our favourite ways for eating, drinking and being merry in one of Australia’s most iconic beachside suburbs.

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Introducing our new Harbour Bar & Restaurant

A reimagined dining and drinking experience on Sydney Harbour.

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The best Sydney Harbour bars to visit in Spring

Sydney Harbour is the crowning jewel in Australia’s thriving bar and restaurant scene. On just about every surrounding street corner and on every inch of foreshore you can find a waterfront bar or rooftop bar overlooking one of the most spectacular natural harbours in the world.

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Sydney Harbour Restaurants You Need To Visit

There are two things that Sydney does better than any other city in Australia -- good food and great water views.

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Eight things you need to know about Migaloo the white humpback whale

It’s a story that has been told for generations. The mystery of a great white whale which has puzzled sailors all over the world.

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Five of the best whale watching spots close to Sydney

We’re right in the thick of whale watching season and with more than 30,000 of these gentle giants expected to migrate north past Sydney Harbour in 2020 you’re in the perfect spot to head either North or South of the city to catch a glimpse of these majestic cetaceans.

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Three things to expect on your first whale watching adventure

The annual whale migration takes place each year in Sydney between May and November, but this year is expected to be extra special.

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Five of the best hidden Harbour beaches

Sydney Harbour is a true natural amphitheatre, a naturalist's paradise and home to an abundance of wildlife that thrive in one of Australia’s most photographed National Parks.

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