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Polly Woodside

After travelling 1.5 million miles and circumnavigating the world 17 times The Polly Woodside now welcomes you aboard.

Built in Belfast in 1885, the three masted cargo vessel carried coal and wheat between England and South America.

You can join the crew, come aboard for a tour of the ship and discover what life was like on a tall ship sailing the seven seas.

Polly Woodside offers a range of activities for visitors including a history gallery, wharf with picnic facilities and guided tours. We also have Children’s Birthday parties, Pirate Sundays, live theatre and school excursions.

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Polly Woodside

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After travelling 1.5 million miles and circumnavigating the world 17 times The Polly Woodside now welcomes you aboard.
03 9656 9804
Saturdays & Sundays 10am-4pm (last entry 3.15pm) School holidays every day 10am-4pm (last entry 3.15pm)

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