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Coastal Adventure Tour From Newcastle

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    What to Expect
    CoastXP’s Adventure Tour is a premier offshore boating experience showcasing the magnificent Hunter coastline. Experience the breathtaking coastal scenery of Newcastle, with pods of resident dolphins, seabirds, turtles and other marine life.

    Enjoy the thrill as you cruise 30 kilometres down the Hunter Coast in comfort and safety on board CoastXP’s new custom-built vessel ‘Atmos’ to stunning Caves Beach and historic Catherine Hill Bay. 

    Along the way you will have a unique view of Newcastle Harbour, historic World War Two coastal forts, world renowned surfing beaches and rugged cliffs.

    The tour visits Newcastle’s most impressive sights including the ANZAC Memorial Walk, the Bogey Hole, Glenrock Lagoon, Redhead Shark Watchtower and hidden gems Moon Island, Pinney's Headland and Shark Bay. Marvel at the amazing sea caves at Caves Beach, with CoastXP the only adventure boat to visit these caves up close. 

    You will be captivated by the marine life and beautiful landscape of the Hunter Coast, including fascinating coal seams, volcanic rocks, and sedimentary cliffs. Many of these are important Aboriginal sites which carry great significance for the local Awabakal people.

    Highlights include:
    • Unobstructed 360° views
    • Safe and comfortable eco-tourism vessel
    • Local knowledge of the coastline
    • Up close experience of sea caves
    • Complimentary high-quality digital images of your trip (perfect for sharing with friends and family)

    Come and experience the Hunter Coast for yourself, with CoastXP!

    Tours Depart from Harbour Square Boat Dock, along the Honeysuckle Foreshore. 
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Harbour Square Boat Dock, out the front of Rydges Newcastle, along the Honeysuckle Foreshore
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Inclusions
    • Including GST and booking fees
    • Professional Guide
    • Water and Juice
    • Complimentary high-quality digital images of your trip
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Any parking or transport fees
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children under 3 not allowed
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 7 August 2019

    I took my young children on the Tour. It was easy to book online and find on the morning of departure. Spray jackets were available, always recommend to be prepared for cool conditions on the ocean Very comfortable modern boat with a friendly young skipper....More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Dominicmay, Owner at CoastXP, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2019

    Thank you so much for your kind review! I am really pleased to hear you enjoyed your tour and that our weatherproof jackets kept you warm! I look forward to seeing you aboard again soon!

    Reviewed 23 July 2019

    Today's Coastal adventure experience was a wonderful experience, dolphins, whales, sunshine, excellent local knowledge regarding the rugged Newcastle coastline. Would recommend the Coastal XP tour as an essential part of visiting Newcastle. MB.

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Dominicmay, Owner at CoastXP, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

    Thank you Michael for your review! I am really pleased to hear you had a great time. The dolphins were certainly a highlight!!

    Reviewed 2 June 2019

    This was a 40th Birthday present for my husband. We both absolutely loved this thrill ride seeing Newcastle from a new perspective. Dom is very informative and it's clear he loves what he does..which is provide a safe, fun and unique tour of Newcastle and...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
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    Dominicmay, Owner at CoastXP, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2019

    Thank you so much for your kind review. I am really pleased to hear you had such a great tour, and look forward to seeing you on board again soon!

    Reviewed 26 May 2019

    We had so much fun on our trip with CoastXP today....from the beautiful coastline of Newcastle and Lake Macquarie to seeing whales, dolphins and seals ...it was a real treat thank you Dom!

    Date of experience: May 2019
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    Dominicmay, Owner at CoastXP, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

    Thank you so much Tracey for your review. We were so fortunate with the weather, and the whales, dolphins and seals were awesome too!

    Reviewed 19 May 2019

    This was a really beautiful half day trip. The boat was smooth and fast, the tour and information and sight seeing were all above expectation and the guide, Dom, was friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We brought our six year old daughter who also had a...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Michael T
    Dominicmay, Owner at CoastXP, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

    Thank you Michael, it was a pleasure having you on board. I am really pleased to hear you had a wonderful time and hope to see you on board again soon!

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    Response from dianne v | Reviewed this property |
    The shuttle could be persuaded to drop you off at Rydges Hotel - you cannot miss it as the signage is quite large. The Coastal Adventure tour is on a'purpose built' vessel with an onboard toilet, spray jackets, seat belts... More
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    14 January 2019|
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    Response from dianne v | Reviewed this property |
    It is a very smooth ride and the vessel is purpose built, NOT a jet boat. Look at the website and you will see that it is a vessel with a powerful outboard motor, a toilet, shade/roof and spray jackets & life jackets. No one... More
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