All about the 1 Day Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer Tour and Cruise

Explore Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Australia's second oldest National Park and home to the world's most concentrated collection of Aboriginal Heritage sites (>1,000)

Breathtaking ocean views over Broken Bay, Lion Island, Palm Beach, Pittwater and the Central CoastLearn about shipwrecks, smugglers, pirates, escaped convicts and the Park's important role in WWII Spot native birds and wildlife, or even the Park's famous TV star - 'Skippy the Bush Kangaroo'

Visit an Aboriginal Heritage site which holds some of the most important rock engravings in Australia

Enjoy a 2.5-hour scenic cruise on our 52ft motor catamaran through pristine National Park bushland and waterways – and imagine how Sydney Harbour looked over 250 years ago prior to European arrival
Includes Aboriginal artifact display and Aboriginal rock-art sites only accessible by waterComplimentary coffee, tea, snacks and gourmet bush tucker inspired lunch

1 Day Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer Tour and Cruise
Tour itinerary - 1 Days

  • Day 1 Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer Tour and Cruise
    The Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer, offers nature, Aboriginal and aquatic based tours to the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park National Park, located just 45 minutes north of central Sydney, and one of Australia's most picturesque and diverse landscapes.
    Our first stop is the world-class lookout at West Head where you can take in incredible views of the Tasman Sea, Pittwater and the historic sandstone lighthouse on Barrenjoey Headland, Broken Bay, and more.
    Our second stop of the day is one of Sydney's most significant Aboriginal rock art sites with 15 images etched into the ground depicting the story of the creation of the earth. The Park is home to the world's most concentrated area of Indigenous sites with over 1,500 sites, and this one of the most impressive of the collection.
    Our third stop is Akuna Bay marina where we begin a 2.5 hour scenic cruise through pristine National Park waterways and admiring the Aussie bush landscape. During the cruise, you will enjoy interpretation at several ancient Aboriginal sites that are only accessible by water.
    Key is the daily commentary comprising 100+ topics focusing on the 7 key reasons that people visit Australia : Nature, Aboriginal, Aquatic, Off-the-beaten-track, Accessibility, Education, and a Scenic cruise. Included is a 30 minute cultural presentation explaining the history of Australia and also a 20 minute Aboriginal artefacts presentation.
    We use a 25 seat bus and 70 person boat for our tours.
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1 Day Wilderness and Aboriginal Explorer Tour and Cruise Price information AUD per person

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Tour code: SYDOUT
$229
Adult
$159
Child 5- 18 years

Departure information

Starts

Departs Sydney Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday

Ends
Sydney


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Important Notes

Things you need to know about this tour

Concession applies to school children aged 5 – 18. Children 4 years and younger are no charge but must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 

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