Ferry in Northern Beaches

Fantasea Cruising

Runs ferries from Palm Beach across Pittwater to Currawong and Mackerel beaches as well as the Basin, for the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park campground. Other services cross Broken Bay to Wagstaffe and Ettalong. Th…
Bus Station in Sydney

Sydney Coach Terminal

Roughly opposite platform 1 in the Grand Concourse of Central Station, this is the place to book intercity bus tickets. Coach departure points have been affected by light-rail construction, so make sure you check he…
Airport in Sydney

Sydney Airport

Sydney’s Kingsford Smith Airport, 10km south of the city centre, is Australia’s busiest airport, handling flights from all over the country and the world. The international (T1) and domestic (T2 and T3) terminals ar…
Information in Sydney


Provides 24-hour emergency roadside assistance, maps, travel advice, insurance and accommodation discounts. It has reciprocal arrangements with similar organisations interstate and overseas (bring proof of membershi…
Ferry in Sydney

Manly Fast Ferry

Zips from Wharf 2 at Circular Quay to Manly in 18 minutes. Opal cards are now accepted on this service. They also connect Manly with Watsons Bay via the Q Station. Weekend services extend to Rose Bay.
Motorcycle Hire in Sydney


Motorbike hire with a good range (from $40 for a day's use of a 125cc scooter, to $255 for a BMW R1200RT). It also offers advice on a series of self-guided tours right across the country.
Boat in Sydney

Fantasea Yellow Water Taxis

Operates a zonal pricing system. Sample base fares from Cockle Bay, Circular Quay or King Street Wharf to: Manly $185; Cockatoo Island $70; Watsons Bay $110.
Boat in Northern Beaches

Palm Beach Water Taxis

Missed the ferry? This service will zip you across from Palm Beach to Mackerel Beach ($45), the Basin ($55), Patonga ($85), or anywhere else on Pittwater.
Boat in Sydney

Water Taxis Combined

Fares based on up to four passengers. Circular Quay to: Watsons Bay $120; Rose Bay $120; Woolloomooloo $80. They also offer harbour cruise packages.
Boat in Sydney

H2O Maxi Taxis

Operates water taxis around the harbour. Fort Denison/Cockatoo Island/Shark Island costs $110/130/145 for up to 10 people from Circular Quay.