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Circular Quay

George Street, The Rocks Nsw 2000 | First Fleet Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9387 6644
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Circular Quay is a colorful port where ferries and cruise ships board and depart, and boat watching can be as good a pastime as people watching. While street performers entertain outside, those wanting a more cultural experience can head into the Museum of Contemporary Art where a sculpture garden on the roof is as much a view as the waterways below.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“transport hub” (78 reviews)
“opera house” (782 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
George Street, The Rocks Nsw 2000 | First Fleet Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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+61 2 9387 6644
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place to go, so vibrant and alive with places to eat and street performers mixed in with a busy waterfront transport hub. So easy to catch the ferries around sydney and then hop onto a bus or train. Such a great place...More

Thank Terresa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thursday am and last day in metro Sydney so we wandered the full length of the street to the CQ. Warm and busy day so the ever buzzy Quay was alive and cooking. We got the ferry out to Watson's bay for lunch. Signage could...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Circular Quay is the best way to get connected to Islands and beaches ! This place is also close to Opera House and Botanic Garden. You just need to target this station name when travelling by Metro ! Easy!!

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Circular quay is where the main ferry terminal is in the city. The views are amazing and there are no lack of bars and restaurants in the area. Even the view from the train station platform is breathtaking.

Thank BigKeVvi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With train connection and ferry piers, you can get to other places easily. The waterfront is just right next to. Very convenient place with Sydney Bridge view. You can take the ferry to many other places and it is very cheap. Suggest to spend two...More

Thank nedveddenise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun atmosphere.Lots of places to stop and browse amid the crowds.went down several times and enjoyed the views and people watching.

Thank hellp842
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can take ferries, cruise, trains, buses, etc from here. A perfectly convenient location. Can feel how busy the city is as a lot of activities are going on here. Beautiful too as you can see the Opera House and Sydney Bridge from the Waterfront!

Thank Wong T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard work during peak hours, the ferries and buses and trains leave from the area, where there are also buskers and some restaurants. Not worth a special visit, but probably transit through during a stay in Sydney.

Thank Janem0205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Sydney a visit to the Quay is an essential. Restaurants, coffee shops, bars, etc. Also the ferries to many places leave from here. The Opera House is virtually on the door step along with a number of very nice breakfast places. It has...More

1  Thank MichaelandAnne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Use Circular Quay as your base , ferries , dinner crusies, hop on hop off ferries, cafe , restuarants and even street entertainment

Thank Paul B
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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20 October 2017|
Response from Howarth S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, sorry. Might depend on which boat you are taking -perhaps contact the company?