Garden Island Ferry

Inclusions

  • Return rocket ferry from Circular Quay or Darling Harbour or Watson's Bay or Manly
  • Free entry to the RAN Heritage Centre
  • Fun for the whole family

Need to know

  • Valid on Rocket Ferries only
  • Reservations essential for groups
  • Ferries do not operate Good Friday or Christmas Day
  • Access subject to government approval
  • Children (4-15 years) $7.50

Timetable

Note Garden Island will be closed 31Jul-25Aug17. Services will be operational again from 26Aug17.

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Check Your Date   Special timetables operate on selected dates

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Garden Island is home to the Royal Australian Navy Heritage Centre with Panoramic harbour views. Ferries depart throughout the day from Darling Harbour and Circular Quay. Connections available from Manly and Watson's Bay ...

Garden Island is located in the exclusive Eastern Suburb of Potts Point, Sydney

  • The location of a major Royal Australian Navy (RAN) base
  • Boasting panoramic views of Sydney Harbour
  • Called Garden Island because it was planted in 1788 during the first few months of European settlement. 
  • Home to The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Heritage Centre, which opened to the public in 2005. The Heritage Centre is
    - the official museum of the Royal Australian Navy
    - exhibits items such as weapons, clothing and personal mementos dating back 100+ years,
    - houses the conning tower from one of the Japanese midget submarines that attacked Sydney Harbour in 1942
  • Salthorse cafe is open to enjoy a light meal, coffee or cold drink with indoor and outdoor dining available 
  • Picnic tables and seating are also available 

Available at additional cost

  • Upgrade to the Hop On Hop Off 24 Hour pass stopping at up to 9 famous Sydney Harbour destinations

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy 

YOUR SAY STARLIGHT DINNER - The Captain Cook cruise was fantastic. We went on Starlight dinner. Food was amazing, service and atmosphere just great. Raelene

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