Eco Treasures: Manly Snorkel Walk and Talk Tour

Discover some of Sydney's natural treasures with expert local guides.

EcoTreasures specialises in Eco Tourism experiences of Sydney's Northern Beaches and Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, New South Wales, Australia.

EcoTreasure's mission is to provide you with an unforgettable fun, relaxing Australian experience while increasing your knowledge about Australian wildlife, environment, culture, heritage and fun things to do in Sydney.

If you are wondering what to do in Manly, this is ideal for those wishing to experience the best and unique natural gems Manly has to offer.

For more information contact Eco Treasures direct, or if you wish to make an enquiry about a number of things to do and see in Manly, contact the Manly Booking & Information Centre on (02) 9976 1430.

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ECOTREASURES: Manly Snorkel Walk and Talk Tour

* All prices in Australian Dollars

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Fare Type Travel From Travel Until Price Availability

ADULT

01 Apr 2018

31 Mar 2019

$69

CHILD

01 Apr 2018

31 Mar 2019

$45

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Teaser : Explore Sydney's underwater world. Join ECOTREASURES on the fun and small group Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Manly Snorkeling Tour of the Cabbage Tree Bay (NO TAKE) Aquatic Reserve.

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Your experienced and passionate local expert Sydney Snorkel tour guide will give you a great idea of what native marine life to keep your eye out for as well as educated you about native wildlife, Australian environment, heritage and culture of Sydney on your headland nature walk.

Then cool off by snorkelling in the calm, clear waters off Shelly Beach, Manly on Sydney’s Northern beaches. See Australia’s diverse marine wildlife in their natural habitat within the sea grass meadows, sandy bottom and rocky reefs of protected Cabbage Tree Bay at Aquatic Reserve. Easy introduction lessons available for beginners and foam floating noodles are provided for extra safety. Manly Snorkeling Tour suitable for beginner and experienced snorkelers.

Tour Highlights

  • Learn about the diverse wildlife of the Cabbage Tree Aquatic Reserve
  • Small group tour maximum 10 persons
  • Search for the endangered species like famous Blue Groper’s in their natural habitat
  • Snorkel while you try to identify the 200 + other fish species, invertebrates and algae’s of the area
  • Discov;er the Australian coastal culture of Manly from your local guide through stories
  • Visit famous Manly Beach and Shelly Beach

conditions :

Minimum 2pax maximum 10pax for group tours to run. Bookings of 10+ people available on request and we can accomodate large group request. Must be able to swim to join the tour. 

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Day 1 : Manly Snorkel Tour
Learn about the diverse wildlife of the Cabbage Tree Aquatic Reserve Small group tour Search for the endangered species like famous Blue Groper’s in their natural habitat Snorkel while you try to identify the 200 + other fish species, invertebrates and algae’s of the area Discover the Australian coastal culture of Manly from your local guide through stories Visit famous Manly Beach and Shelly Beach
Meals :None

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Departs: Shelly Beach Manly. Open date ticket please give 48hours notice to book. All bookings MUST be reconfirmed 48hrs in advance. Ph: 0415 121 648 or from outside AU: +61 415 121 648. Minimum age: 8yrs. Children aged 8-12yrs must be with a paying adult. Child Price is 8-14yrs. Only valid for day of operation or for group requests. 

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Fare Type Travel From Travel Until Price Availability

Adult

23 Jul 2017

30 Mar 2019

$50

CHILD

23 Jul 2017

30 Mar 2019

$45

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Teaser :  The Basin STAND UP paddle board (SUP) safari adventure is suitable for kids, adults and all skills levels of paddle boarders. Your expert paddle board/eco guide will lead through one of the most pristine, peaceful and protected pieces of water of Sydney’s “the ...

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Your fun and experienced local paddle boarding guide will help you learn the basics of Stand Up Paddle boarding in a safe and fun environment.  If you have some paddle boarding experience we can show you new skills and tips to improve you paddle techniques, turning and board control. Once you have found your feet then we will search for local wildlife including the famous local White Bellied Sea Eagle Population, stingrays and much more.

Group Tour Pricing: Adult $50.00, Child (8-14yrs) $45.00 (min 4 people, max 8) 

Meeting  location: The Basin Campground

Duration: 90 Minutes

SUP Safari Private Tour Cost: Adult $95pp, Child $79pp

conditions :

Group tours only available for groups of 4 or more

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE ABLE TO SWIM 50 METERS FREESTYLE UN-ASSISTED TO JOIN THE TOUR

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Day 1 : Ku-ring-gai Stand Up Paddle Safari
Interpretative Eco paddle board tour in protected calm waters Small group tour Search for local fish species in the clear waters while you paddle View local birds species flying overhead Search for Australia local wildlife including Wallabies, Sea Eagles, Kookaburras, Goannas, Lyre Birds plus more Learn how to paddle while your guide provides you helpful tips to improve your paddling stroke and how to control your board Explore and discuss the natural environment of Sydney Discover the Aboriginal culture and colonial heritage of the location Great fitness and core workout (depends how hard you paddle)
Meals :None

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All bookings must be reconfirmed 24-48 hours in advance. If you have any questions please email info@ecotreasures.com.au or call 0415 121 648. 

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Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Wildlife Tour

* All prices in Australian Dollars

Rates

Fare Type Travel From Travel Until Price Availability

Adult

23 Jul 2017

30 Mar 2019

$165

CHILD

23 Jul 2017

30 Mar 2019

$109

Student

31 Aug 2018

31 Mar 2020

$125

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Teaser : Paddle, Hike and Explore Australia's 2nd olderst National Park Ku-ring-gai Chase. 

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ECOTREASURES Advanced Eco Tourism Certified Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Wildlife Adventure Tour invites you to experience nature right on Sydney city’s door step. You will discover beyond the city of Sydney, across Sydney Harbour Bridge and into the Northern Beaches of Sydney. Enjoy the short 1 hour travel time to Ku-ring- chase National Park from Sydney city to begin your high energy adventure tour with your local eco guide. Your local Sydney eco tour guide will help you search for Sydney’s native wildlife in their natural habitat, while guiding and instructing you in the different nature based adventure activities.

Your day begins by first visiting West head lookout, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park to enjoy the amazing view of Palm Beach, Pittwater, Broken Bay and beyond. Your local eco guide will introduce you to the area, to help you become immersed in your exciting and unique nature based adventure.  Then you will start the 2.75km bush walk along the Basin Trail of the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, West Head to the Basin Campground. The Basin campground is the best location in Sydney to spot Wallabies, Goannas, Sea Eagles and more native wildlife in the wild. The adventure continues on to the waterway, where you can choose to either Kayak or Stand Up Paddle board the tranquil and pristine Basin Estuary.  Your experienced local eco guide will provide you with a safety brief and how to use the equipment and improve your paddling skills. Hear stories while you paddle and search for sting rays, many fish species and the iconic White Bellied Sea Eagles that nest in the Bay.

After the paddle bush walk back up the trail 2.75km to enjoy a picnic lunch and refreshments in the bush or by the beach. In the afternoon we will explore part of the Northern beaches coastline headlands and surf beaches. Learn about the ocean while watching the local surfers if the swell is up.  The day is not done yet, you will continue your wildlife search and investigate the ocean rock platform tidal zone for wildlife like Octopus, Nudibranchs and much more in the rock pools with your local eco guide.

The Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Wildlife Adventure tour will allow you to become immersed in the Northern Beaches coastal lifestyle. Hear stories about Australia’s history before european settlement and the cultural and heritage of the local area of Ku-ring-gai Chase and the Pittwater area.  Along the way you will identifying native flora and fauna, protected ancient aboriginal rock engravings and midden sites. ECOTREASURES combination of fun and unique interpretative nature and marine eco adventure activities creates a fun and unique experience Sydney’s Northern Beaches and Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.

 

 

 

 

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Minimum 2 pax maximum 8 pax

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Day 1 : Sydney to Ku-ring-gai Chase Wildlife Adventure
Tour inclusions Friendly experienced and informative local guide 1 hour Stand Up Paddle Board or Kayak Safari in calm estuary 5.5km Guided Bush Walk (Hike) in National Park Ancient ocean rock platform walk Aussie morning tea and lunch National Park fees Pick up and drop off in comfortable air conditioned transport Tour photos Tour Highlights Learn how to Stand Up Paddle Board/Kayak while your guide provides you helpful tips to improve your paddling stroke Search for fish species in the clear waters while you paddle and view local birds species flying overhead Bush walk in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park identifying native plants and Australia local wildlife including Wallabies, Sea Eagles, Kookaburras, Goannas, Lyre Birds plus more Investigate an ancient ocean rock platform for tidal creatures Explore and discuss the natural environment of Sydney Discover the cultural, colonial and bush ranger heritage of the area
Meals :Lunch

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Departs/End Sydney Sydney CBD. Pick up and drop off atWake Up Central. All bookings MUST reconfirm 24-48hrs in advance. Ph: 0415 121 648 or from outside AU: +61 415 121 648. 

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