Beach Picnic on Shark Island including Seaplane Flight

Meals included
Fitness level low
Intensity level moderate
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Highlights & inclusions

15 Minute scenic flight to the island
Picnic lunch on Shark Island
Fly over Bondi Beach, Harbour Bridge and Opera House
Baguette, sliders, cheese & cracker, fruits & more
A bottle of premium wine, freshly squeezed orange juice & more
Return via water taxi to Rose Bay
or 4 payments of $130.00 with more info

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Sun, Jul 14, 2024

What you can expect

For the ultimate day out in Sydney, combine a scenic 15 minute seaplane flight with a gourmet beach picnic lunch on Shark Island! Departing from Rose Bay daily at 11am, passengers will enjoy panoramic views of Sydney from the air. Soak in the views and have your cameras ready as you fly over the famous Bondi Beach and do a marvellous loop over Sydney Harbour to see the iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House. After your flight, transfer via water taxi to Shark Island for a private beach picnic lunch. Find a place to lay your picnic rug and dig into a gourmet hamper of crusty baguettes, cheese and crackers, dried fruit, nuts, fruit and berries, marinated vegetables, smoked salmon sliders, pastries and your choice of wine (Rose, Red, White or Bubbles). The entire experience lasts approximately 2 hours and seafood or vegetarian hampers can be arranged upon request with the operator. Book this Sydney seaplane flight with beach picnic lunch and set off on your Sydney adventure!


What you need to know

  • 15 Minute scenic flight
  • Drop off on Shark Island
  • Beach picnic with a premium bottle of wine and gourmet food
  • Return via water taxi to the Seaplanes Terminal at Rose Bay
  • Hotel transfers
  • The flights only depart from Rose Bay, however, water taxi transfers can be arranged from other locations on the Harbour at extra cost. Please call the operator directly if you'd like to arrange a water taxi pick up (Their contact phone number will be printed on your voucher)
  • 15 minute scenic flight over the iconic sites of Sydney
  • Take off from our Rose Bay Terminal and watch as the panorama of Sydney Harbour unfolds around you
  • Fly over the golden sands of Bondi Beach, Harbour Bridge and Opera House
  • Upon landing your water transfer will drop you off on Shark Island, where you will enjoy your beach picnic with unparalleled views
  • In your hamper you will find a bottle of premium wine, water, freshly squeezed orange juice, crusty baguette, gourmet cheese, crackers, dried fruit, nuts and quince paste, fruit and berries, cultured butter, jam and marmalade, marinated vegetables, smoked salmon sliders, selection of pastries and sweet treats (A Seafood and Vegetarian picnic also available upon request)
  • Return via water taxi to the Seaplanes Terminal at Rose Bay
  • Flights depart daily around 11am (times are subject to availability and weather conditions). Once you have received your voucher, please call the flight operator directly to confirm your exact departure time
  • Please allow approx 2 hours for the whole experience
  • Flights depart from the Seaplane Terminal in Lyne Park, Rose Bay, right next to Catalina restaurant
  • There is 2-4-hour car parking available near Catalina restaurant and 2-4-12-hour parking available in Lyne Park, near Woollahra Sailing Club. You can also park along New South Head Road in Rose Bay
Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 people required per booking
  • To avoid disappointment, please keep in mind that flights only proceed if weather conditions are suitable. The decision to fly will be made by our Chief Pilot on the day based on the aviation forecast
  • Flights are operated on shared basis. The smaller De Havilland Beaver seaplanes can sit up to 6 passengers and the bigger Cessna Caravan seaplane – up to 10 passengers. The number of passengers varies from 2 to 10 depending on the day
  • If you have a baby under 3 years old, he or she can sit on the lap of a parent and does not require a separate seat
  • Pregnant women can participate however we recommend you consult the doctor prior to your flight
  • Weight limit depends on the aircraft. Please provide each passenger's full name and approximate weight in the booking note section upon check out
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Need help?

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  • Help code: D2B-320C
  • This experience is supplied by Shark Island Beach Picnic Experience including Seaplane Flight


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