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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a no fuss cruise delivering the mail and life's essentials to those who live on the shores of the Hawkesbury River. The staff run a well-oiled machine as your needs are catered for in a very relaxed environment. Morning tea was fabulous with...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved every minute. Great commentary, great staff, great food, wonderful picturesque river, very interesting.

Thank susancG6219KD
Reviewed 3 days ago

My group thoroughly enjoyed our outing yesterday. The commentary was interesting, the roll and salads were lovely and fresh and the anzac biscuits were delicious.I will certainly recommend you to everyone I meet!

Thank Coastal27464524461
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was the last day of a fantastic 4 weeks in NSW and what a memorable trip to finish on. The weather certainly helped; the scenery was breathtaking around every river bend. For us a real highlight was Captain Gino’s commentary combining amusing anecdotes about...More

Thank Memcott
Reviewed 4 days ago

A friend had told me about a cruise she had taken and I thought it would be a great trip for a friend visiting from Scotland. After I had booked it he told me he had always wanted to go and check out the Hawkesbury...More

Thank Safari31849
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I organised a surprise day out with a group of my girl friends (Aged late 20s / early 30s) and we all absolutely loved it. What a beautiful way to spend the day. Highly recommend :) x

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a brilliant informative trip with great staff & food. We travelled by train from Sydney & the information given on the website was detailed & accurate. There are steps to and from the station to the Boat but nothing a person of reasonable...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 6 days ago

A group of 32 older women enjoyed a sunny day on the Sunday River Boat Postman. Travelling for three hours on the historic and scenic Hawkesbury River was an absolute delight. Morning tea of delicious, homemade ANZAC biscuits tea and coffee, and a wonderful lunch...More

Thank sylvia k
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on this yesterday and what a wonderful day I had .it is a beautiful cruise on the Hawkesbury River so peaceful and serene.you get a great welcome from the crew .As soon as we set off we where served Tea or coffee and...More

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Today we arrived to The Riverboat Postman, to find I had booked the wrong date. Catherine and her staff were most helpful and we able to get us into another cruise - 7 islands. We had a great time, yummy Anzac biscuits plus GF for...More

Thank SharonF1684
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4 November 2018|
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Response from kearnykibble | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i agree with the others. You need to get in touch with them directly. I know that one of the boats they own, the Bayrunner, used to go to Sydney harbour for NYE but I don't know about the new owners. It is a fairly... More
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
Kerrie M
17 November 2017|
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Response from KatieG0801 | Reviewed this property |
There were no stairs. Walk onto the jetty and then onto ramp.
frank h
28 June 2017|
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Response from Smudgejack | Reviewed this property |
I travelled up from Sydney by train, it was a very pleasant one hour journey from Central and the River Postman jetty is a two minute walk Hawkesbury River station