Broken Bay Pearl Farm Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hunter Valley

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Board our 10m catamaran at Woy Woy where our experienced skipper will immerse you in the story of our locally grown pearls.Explore the incredible marine wilderness of the Central Coast where iconic pelicans and abundant fish are a living display of our thriving marine ecosystem - home to our world-class pearls.Meet our pearling team who reveal the intricacies of pearl farming. Watch for turtles and stingrays around the famous Rock Oyster farms, the area’s original industry and secret behind Broken Bay Pearls’ success which began in 2003.Once back on land, our experts invite you to join them in a hands-on session with our pearl harvest where you will witness how pearls are graded and learn the 7 virtues that underpin the value of our farm-direct Pearls of Australia.2 hour tour.
• Guests are requested to meet at the Sea Scout Hall, Lion's Park Woy Woy five minutes prior to departure • Board our catamaran adjacent to the Hall • Cruise the scenic waterways of the Brisbane Waters and see the longlines where the Broken Bay Akoya pearls are grown • Encounter pelicans, fish and other abundant local wildlife • Discover the history of Pearling and our 150 year old Rock Oyster industry • Witness a live pearl harvest and learn all about farming Australian pearls • Learn the history of pearling in Australia • Learn about the seven virtues that determine the grade and value of pearls • Your opportunity to purchase pearls directly from the farm • Meet the pearl farm team who will guide you through the entire experience • Wear: Footwear suitable for boats.  Jacket or coat to shield from sea spray recommended.

What’s included

  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Transfers available on request.