Located on the Myall River, Tea Gardens is a lovely destination with a long and rich history. The journey across the bay takes approximately 1 hour (30 minutes across the bay and 30 minutes up the Myall River). The area has an abundance of bird and marine life, with dolphins, green sea turtles and little penguins often spotted along the way.
Explore the local art gallery and discover talented artists and photographers. Book a kayak tour and get up close and personal with the wonderful marine life in the area. Or enjoy lunch at one of the many restaurants, cafes or Hotel on the waterfront. Throughout the year there are a number of festivals and events that you can enjoy.
The Ferry to Tea Gardens departs daily from Nelson Bay Public Wharf at 40 Victoria Parade. Our Pre-Boarding Area is located in front of the Dolphin Watch Cafe. Please check-in with our Crew on arrival. Book your seats online or call/SMS our booking line on 0412 682 117. We look forward to welcoming you on board!