School Holiday Fun

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Sydney Harbour has so much to see and do for the kids during school holidays. Jump on a rocket ferry to Taronga Zoo, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Madame Tussauds, Manly, Luna Park, Fort Denison, Shark Island, Watsons Bay, Circular Quay or Darling Harbour. Fantastic value ferry and attraction entry passes, 24 hour passes, plus free kids on selected cruises. See More Info for full details ...

School Holiday Specials

NSW Public School Holidays

  Summer Easter Autumn Winter Spring Summer
2017 To 30Jan17 14Apr-17Apr17 08Apr-25Apr17 01Jul-17Jul17 23Sep-08Oct17 From 16Dec17
2018 To 29Jan18 30Mar-02Apr18 14Apr-30Apr18 07Jul-22Jul18 29Sep-14Oct18 From 22Dec18

Family Bonus - Download details

One child aged 4-15 years cruises free with every paying adult on the following cruises:-

  • Hop On Hop Off Harbour Explorer - a 24 hour pass to hop on any rocket ferry between Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, Taronga Zoo, Watsons Bay, Luna Park, Manly, Fort Denison & Shark Island. Not available with attraction entry passes
  • Harbour Story - Sydney's newest sightseeing cruise including personalised commentary and unlimited tea, coffee & biscuits
  • Harbour Highlights - daily 1¼ hour cruise
  • Buffet Lunch - a fantastic daily cruise for the whole family

How to claim your kids free offer

Group SpecialsDownload details

  • A 10% group discount will automatically apply when a minimum of 6 passengers are selected
  • Valid only for selected Dining Cruises excluding special event cruises

Sydney Attraction & Cruise Combo

  • 24 Hour Pass and 2 Attractions - includes 24 hour pass to hop on hop off ferry PLUS 2 attraction combo ticket with a choice of SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Madame Tussauds & Sydney Tower Eye (Valid for up to 30 days from the day of cruise)
  • 24 Hour Pass and 3 Attractions - includes 24 hour pass to hop on hop off ferry PLUS 3 attraction combo ticket with a choice of SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Madame Tussauds & Sydney Tower Eye (Valid for up to 30 days from the day of cruise) 
  • 24 Hour Pass and 5 Attractions - includes 24 hour pass to hop on hop off ferry PLUS 24 Hour Sydney & Bondi Explorer Bus ticket (both Zoo & Bus valid for up to 7 days), PLUS one 3 attraction combo ticket with a choice of SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Madame Tussauds & Sydney Tower Eye (Valid for up to 30 days from the day of cruise)

Rocket Ferries

Jump on a rocket ferry for the most fun you’ll have on Sydney Harbour

  • Free Ferry
  • Free Upgrade
    • Zoo Express - includes entry to Taronga Zoo & return rocket ferry - SPECIAL free upgrade to Hop On Hop Off 24hr pass including Zoo entry
  • Harbour Islands

IMPORTANT

  • Child age 4-15 years. Infants 0-3 years free of charge (no meal provided on dining cruises)
  • Not valid with any discount or special offer including but not limited to attraction combos
  • Captain Cook Cruises reserves the right to change vessels, prices and itineraries without notice
  • Special conditions apply to all special offers

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy


Select cruise and date below

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Options Travel date Price from   Promo code
Hop On Hop Off To 31Mar18   Kids FREE

To book this special price visit the Hop On Hop Off page and use promo code FAMILY on checkout page

FAMILY
Harbour Story To 31Mar18   Kids FREE

To book this special price visit the Harbour Story page and use promo code FAMILY on checkout page

FAMILY
Harbour Highlights To 31Mar18   Kids FREE

To book this special price visit the Highlights page and use promo code FAMILY on checkout page

FAMILY
Buffet Lunch To 31Mar18   Kids FREE

To book this special price visit the Buffet Lunch page and use promo code FAMILY on checkout page

FAMILY
SEA LIFE Aquarium Limited time only   FREE Ferry

To book this special visit the SEA Life Sydney Aquarium Ferry page.

 
WILD LIFE Sydney Limited time only   FREE Ferry

To book this special visit the WILD Life Ferry page.

 
Madam Tussauds Limited time only   FREE Ferry

To book this special visit the Madam Tussauds Ferry page.

 
Luna Park Unlimited Ride Pass Limited time only   FREE Ferry

To book this special visit the Luna Park Ferry page.

 
Zoo Express To 31Oct17   FREE 24hr Ticket

To book this special visit the Zoo Express page for details.

 
Fort Denison To 31Mar18   From $20

To book this cruise visit the Fort Denison Ferry page.

 
Shark Island To 31Mar18   From $20

To book this cruise visit the Shark Island Ferry page.

 
Gift Certificates 9 months   Save up to 30%

To order a voucher online, visit the Gift Certificates page.

 

 

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January 26
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February 14
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December 25
Boxing Day
December 26
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November
Mothers Day
May
Fathers Day
September
Seniors Festival
March
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November - December
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July
Big Ships in Sydney
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Food Festival
Good Food Month
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