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Sydney Sundancer

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“boxing day”(14 reviews)
Sydney Sundancer is a ketch rigged motor sailing yacht, thus combining the stability and comfort of a motor boat with the grace and serenity of a sailing yacht, and is licensed to carry in excess of 70 guests plus crew. However, we prefer to limit...more
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U 1 380 Victoria Pl, Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales 2047, Australia
+61 2 9719 1870
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We hired the Sydney Sundancer to show us the Sydney Bay,Opera House, Harbour Bridge and the beaches nearby. Mark sailed the yacht while John explained interesting and fun facts of places and houses as we enjoyed a couple of beers. A must-do in Sydney

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jaj299
Reviewed 10 July 2018

john the skipper and his wife Jill made sure we were right on the staring line to see and feel all the action. the food and drinks served later was a feast made for kings. excellent day on sydney harbor with john and Jill

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank eddykpaxtourstravel
Reviewed 30 May 2018

What an awesome day out on the Sydney Sundancer to watch this iconic yacht race. John & Lynne's hospitality was outstanding. We had a fantastic time, made new friends & thoroughly enjoyed the entire day! We'll be back doing it again in 2018........

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank WendyC1957
Reviewed 10 March 2018

A1. A very experienced captain as host and an out of this world caterer as hostess. So comfortable, accomodating, informative, gracious and enjoyable. The Boyce's have been doing charters in Sydney and Whitsundays for 30 years. You will be impressed with their efficiency, hospitality and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Deonie T
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

This is great way to celebrate with friends the boat is in excellent condition and the owners and crew are exceptional hosts. The day was a bit rough so they pulled up on their own mooring at Rose Bay for lunch and a swim. The...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Noel U
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We first had the pleasure of John and Lynne’s hospitality for a 30th birthday and today 30 years later we had that pleasure again. The boat accommodated 25 family and friends very comfortably. The food was delicious, the crew were very attentive and the afternoon...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I had the best day out on the harbour with 48 of my friends. The crew were amazing and so helpful. Four hours went so quickly! Thank you for the wonderful day and all of the beautiful photos that you took. :)

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

I was on the Sydney Sundancer for NYE 2017 with my girlfriend and 8 other members of her family. The night will live long in the memory for the amazing view of the fireworks at 9pm and again at midnight and of the boat parade...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

My wife booked this event for 10 adults in a two-family group based on her long-distance research and we definitely NOT disappointed. Our group were part of the larger group on board - circa 50 - and the hosts made huge efforts to ensure that...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank pbk2018
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We are a family group of 10 adults who booked this trip last August based on research and reviews. We were not disappointed and in fact at our post NY chat everyone gave John, Lynne and staff 10/10. 50 people all had seats, food and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank JPBrod1
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