Sydney Fish Market – Behind the Scenes at the Market

Ever wanted to know where your seafood comes from? What the Australian seafood industry does to ensure your seafood is sustainable? Or where the top-level restaurants go to get the freshest of the fresh? On a behind the scenes tour of SFM you’ll have all these questions answered and more!

SFM is the largest market of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and the third largest seafood market in terms of variety in the world.  Approximately 2,700 crates (around 50-55 tonnes) of the freshest possible seafood is auctioned each day through the computerised Dutch auction system to approximately 160 buyers.  The incredible variety of seafood is sourced from individual fishermen, co-ops, fishing businesses and aquaculture farms in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific Region with over 100 species available to buyers daily.

Date: Thursday 16 April 2020
Time: 6.10am – 8.40am
Cost: $55pp

Coaches will depart from The Hyatt Regency at 6.10am and return following the tour.

Barangaroo Aboriginal Cultural Tour

Barangaroo’s program of Aboriginal Cultural Tours is led by renowned environmental educator, Clarence Slockee. Supported by a team of Aboriginal Visitor Services Guides, these tours will immerse you in the native history of Sydney Harbour and the importance of the land to Australia’s Aboriginal heritage and its significance to the clans of the Eora Nation that once lived where Sydney now stands.

The Aboriginal Cultural Tours extend throughout the six-hectare headland of Barangaroo Reserve, taking in the 75,000 native Australian trees and shrubs that are a feature of the Reserve. As the only public space in Sydney to boast this quota of native flora, this tour is a must for the gardening and green enthusiast.

Date: Thursday 16 April 2020
Time: 10.15am – 12.15pm
Cost: $45pp

This tour is within walking distance from The Hyatt Regency.  Please meet in the lobby at 10.15am

Sydney Opera House Tours

Step inside an iconic landmark

The Sydney Opera House is one of the world’s most recognisable landmarks and this is your chance to truly get up-close. Run your hands over the world-famous shell tiles, take a seat in the elegant custom-made white birch timber chairs and marvel at the vaulted ceilings. Visit areas off-limits to the public and capture photographs from rare vantage points. Explore theatres and foyers where more than 1600 concerts, operas, dramas and ballets take place each year.

Date: Thursday 16 April 2020
Time: 3.00pm – 4.30pm
Cost: $55pp

Coaches for this tour will depart from The Hyatt Regency at 3.00pm and return following the tour.

Sydney Harbour Cruise

Hop aboard your morning or afternoon cruise at Sydney’s Circular Quay then head out into the harbor to see the top city attractions from the waves. With uninterrupted views of famous waterside attractions and a comfortable vessel to carry you around the harbor, this cruise is the perfect way to soak up the sights in style.
Stand on deck to catch panoramic views over Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, and capture the scenery on camera. Admire the Garden Island Naval base, Watsons Bay and Government House, then head under the Sydney Harbour Bridge toward Goat Island and the famous Darling Harbour. Glide by Fort Denison, an imposing fortress on a small island near the Royal Botanic Gardens, and hear about its history as part of the penal colony early on in Sydney’s history.
Sit back and relax as you listen to informative and entertaining stories that detail Sydney’s fascinating heritage and history.
Upgrade your tour experience to include a glass of sparkling wine and your choice of a seasonal selection of cakes, macaroons and cheese.
Your boat features a warm and spacious interior cabin with large windows, and a full bar with drinks available for purchase. The outside decks provide unobstructed views of the landmarks, beaches and secluded marinas that you pass.

After two hours on your Sydney Harbor cruise, head back to Circular Quay to conclude your sightseeing tour.

Date: Friday 17 April 2020
Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Cost: $75pp

Coaches will depart for this tour from The Hyatt Regency at 9.30am

Museum of Contemporary Art

Welcome to the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA), Australia’s leading museum dedicated to exhibiting, collecting and interpreting the work of today’s artists.

We celebrate the work of living artists, bringing exceptional exhibitions of international and Australian art to as many people as possible – welcoming over a million visitors each year – in the belief that art is for everyone.

Our vision is to make contemporary art and ideas widely accessible to a range of audiences through the presentation of a diverse program of exhibitions and special events, both onsite and offsite. From major thematic exhibitions and solo surveys of established artists, to new work by emerging artists, touring exhibitions and community-led projects through C3West, we strive to cover the range and diversity of contemporary art.

Date: Friday 17 April 2020
Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Cost: $45pp

For those participating in the Sydney Harbour Cruise in the morning, we ask you to meet us at the Museum by 2.00pm.  If you are not participating in the cruise coaches will depart from The Hyatt Regency at 1.40pm.

The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

Discover the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney from a new perspective on a private guided tour.

Our guided tours are the perfect way to experience the very best of the Garden. Our professional guides take you directly to the Garden’s highlights including spectacular views, stunning flowers and significant sites while you discover new interesting facts along the way.

Date: Friday 17 April 2020
Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Cost: $45pp

Coaches will depart from The Hyatt Regency at 1.45pm, returning at the conclusion of the tour.