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Broken Bay Pearl Farm Tour

Duration: 2 hours People: 1

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Partner Name: Broken Bay Pearl Farm

Address: 12 Kowan Road, Mooney Mooney 2083 NSW

This complete experience includes a tour of our Shellar Door, a cruise out to one of our pearl oyster leases on the scenic lower Hawkesbury River and an immersive pearl grading session inside our restricted-access Pearl Grading Room. Follow the story of the Australian Pearl from its ancient Indigenous beginnings through our modern farming and grading techniques, all the way to the finished piece of unique pearl jewellery.

Take home a unique locally grown Akoya mother of pearl shell. A stunning by-product of cultured pearl farming, this shell is prized for its natural colour and lustre. The perfect souvenir of your pearl farm experience.

What to bring:

-Camera

-Full water bottle

-Hat

-Sunscreen

-Windbreaker

Experience includes:
  • History of the Australian Pearl

  • Extended boat cruise on the Hawkesbury River and to pearl oyster lease

  • Farming lifecycle of baby pearl shell to cultured pearl production

  • Exclusive access to pearl grading room

  • Learn the 7 virtues that underpin the value of Pearls of Australia

  • Take home an Akoya mother of pearl shell.

Important Information:
  • Only an hour north of Sydney at the gateway to the Central Coast, Newcastle and the Hunter Valley. Follow the Pacific Motorway (M1) and take the Mooney Mooney/Brooklyn exit, follow the brown signs past the Mooney Mooney Club and down to the Shellar Door on the Hawkesbury River.

  • Limited free parking available at the Shellar Door. Overflow and coach parking available at the Mooney Mooney Club.

  • The Hawkesbury River Station in Brooklyn is the closest train station. Call us on 0488 361 042 to arrange bus transfer to and from Brooklyn.