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The Riverboat Postman

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| Hawkesbury River Station, Brooklyn, Hornsby, New South Wales 2083, Australia
+61 400 600 111
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All reviews anzac biscuits ploughman's lunch riverboat postman morning tea and lunch hawkesbury river informative commentary salad tea coffee value for money great trip ham few hours beautiful scenery boat trip top deck friendly crew hour cruise
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The fact that we have taken local, interstate and overseas guests on the cruise says it all. More cruises to come no doubt.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Denis S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable day on a beautiful part of Australia....well done crew. Food was great. Relaxing day for us...fresh air and great scenery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Karen101218
Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain and crew were great nothing was the trouble for them learnt a lot about the area and we are going back again for the Sunday run in January

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chloe441
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a unique experience. Extremely friendly staff, great commentary, good food and interesting trip. A perfect way to see the surrounds of the Hawkesbury River whilst the launch is delivering the mail. Catch the train from Sydney Central to Hawkesbury River Station and then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Perth1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

a nice day? shout mum and dad for a riverboat ride. a great description of what, who and where along the way. A very enjoyable few hours was spent in country we do not know. took the train from Sydney central which was also a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank oldie_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great day out! I have always wanted to go on the Riverboat Postman and had a fabulous experience with friends travelling along the Hawkesbury River. Ben is very friendly, interesting and knowledgeable and the other staff were great. The food was fresh, and delicious...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janette607
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect warm sunny day Friday 7 December for a Postman cruise along the Hawkesbury River. We enjoyed a very knowledgeable and entertaining commentary from Skipper Randall at the helm. The crew were very friendly, drinks and lunch were fresh and delicious. Time slowed as relaxation...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Y9844YAchristineg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great trip. From the moment we left till the moment we returned the commentary was informative as well as entertaining. We had perfect weather for our cruise so we were able to enjoy the views from the upper deck. A delicious Morning tea...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Judy21Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on this great ride today up the Hawkesbury on the Riverboat Postman. It is a real postal run servicing the small communities up the river which only have water access. Cannot say enough great things about it. Great morning tea with homemade Anzac biscuits,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank peter150801
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I have had the pleasure of The Riverboat Postman cruise. Impeccable service, spectacular views, great commentary. Staff are absolutely amazing. Looking forward to another trip already booked in January. I highly recommend this for locals and tourists alike. It's a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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4 November 2018|
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Response from George N | Reviewed this property |
No, we will be inter-state
7 October 2018|
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Response from sueliv1997 | Reviewed this property |
The River Boat Postman runs Monday to Friday 10am - 1pm They also run a Fish & Chip cruise on Sundays departing 11am- 2pm Have not tried the Sunday cruise, but intend to. Enjoy!!
7 October 2018|
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Response from Dr Raymond D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, every weekday