Sydney to Hobart Ocean Sailing 2023

Ocean Voyaging on a Tall Ship

From time to time Sydney Harbour Tall Ships conducts blue water ocean sailing in our fleet of tall ships: Soren Larsen, Southern Swan and Coral Trekker. Be part of our next adventure by registering your interest. You’ll be the first to know when new trips are planned.

*Outward Leg

Sydney to Hobart – Tues, 31st Jan – Fri, 10th Feb

Join our crew for a real sea-going adventure aboard the tall ship Soren Larsen. Boarding in Sydney on the Tues, 31st Jan, we’ll be sailing to Tasmania to attend the Australian Wooden Boat Festival.

Our route will take us down the picturesque New South Wales and Victorian coastlines. With a suitable weather window we’ll cross Bass Strait and navigate down the eastern Tasmanian coast and into Hobart.  What a way to arrive at the 2023 Australian Wooden Boat Festival!

Arrival in Hobart will be mid-afternoon on the 10th of February. For those staying on board the Bed & Breakfast is an option.

The 2023 Australian Wooden Boat Festival starts on the 10th to the 13th of February.

From the 11th to the 13th, we will be offering daily cruises and an evening cruise with dinner.

This 11-day voyage is priced at $2550 per person and space is limited. Preference will be given to people also completing the return leg back to Sydney.

Departure: Tues, 31st Jan, (Boarding time is 3:00pm at White Bay.)

Arrival: Fri, 10th Feb,  (Arrival time is 3:00pm in Hobart.)

Call us on +61 (2) 8015 5571 to register your interest, or complete the form on this page.

Held across Hobart’s vibrant and bustling waterfront, the four-day festival brings together the largest and most beautiful collection of wooden boats in the southern hemisphere. From its humble beginnings in 1994, it has grown to become the most significant event of its kind in Australia.

*Return Leg

Hobart to Sydney – Wed, 15th – 25th Feb 2023

After attending Tasmania’s unique Australian Wooden Boat Festival, board our tall ship Soren Larsen for her return leg to Sydney. Departing from Hobart, Soren Larsen will sail up the east coast of Tasmania, across Bass Strait and up the scenic south eastern coastline of Australia. This is a truly once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

This 11-day voyage is priced at $2550 per person and space is limited.

Departure: Wed, 15th, 11:00am in Hobart

Arrival: 25th Feb, 11:00am at White Bay

Call us on +61 (2) 8015 5571 to register your interest, or complete the form on this page.

Book a Cruise on Soren Larsen at the 2023 Australian Wooden Boat Festival






WED, 15TH – 25TH FEB 2023

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