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Cruise Newcastle and the Hunter with NOVA Cruises

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Historic Morpeth Cruises

Departs on select dates where suitable tides permit, see dates and departure times below. (8hrs)
Boarding at Lee Wharf pontoon, No 5 Honeysuckle Drive, Lee Wharf

Adults $89 – Concession $84 – Child (up to 17yrs) $54

Morpeth, situated on the banks of the Hunter River, was once the gateway to inland Australia and one of the busiest trade ports in NSW. Today you can re-live the historic voyage from Newcastle to Morpeth in modern day style and comfort with NOVA Cruises.

Morpeth River Cruise


Return cruise to Morpeth with NOVA Cruises
8hr tour including a 1.5 hr stopover in Morpeth to explore, shop and dine
Informative captain’s commentary
Opening of Historic Hexham lift span bridge
Devonshire Morning Tea on-route to Morpeth
Admission to Morpeth Museum
Morpeth Heritage Walk guide booklet & township map
Local produce tasting served onboard (Morpeth wines, fudge & sourdough)

Departure dates and times;

2017 Departures
August 10, Thursday, 9am
August 24, Thursday, 9am
September 9, Saturday, 9am
September 22, Friday, ONE WAY Morpeth to Newcastle, Departing 12:30pm
September 23, Saturday, 9am
October 6, Friday, ONE WAY Morpeth to Newcastle, Departing 1:30pm
October 20, Friday, 9am
November 4, Saturday, 8:30am
November 18, Saturday, 8:30am
December 3, Sunday, 8:15am
December 7, Thursday, 10am

2018 Departures
January 18, Thursday, 9am
February 3, Saturday, 10am
February 17, Saturday, 9am
March 3, Saturday, 9am
March 17, Saturday, 8:45am
March 31, Saturday, 8:45am
April 19, Thursday, 9:30am
May 3, Thursday, 9:30am
May 19, Saturday, 9:30am
May 31, Thursday, 8:45am
June 15, Friday, 8:45am
June 30, Saturday, 9am
August 12, Sunday, 8:30am
August 29,Wednesday, 9am
September 12, Wednesday, 9am
September 28, Friday, 9am
October 26, Friday, 9am
November 10, Saturday, 9:30am
November 24, Saturday, 9am
December 8, Saturday, 9am

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