Immerse yourself in the story of the Australian pearl

Our tours from Woy Woy, Central Coast NSW will give you a rare insight into NSW’s only pearl farm.

Broken Bay Pearl Farm Tour

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Board our 10m catamaran at Woy Woy where our experienced skipper will immerse you in the story of our locally grown pearls. Explore the incredible marine wilderness of the Central Coast where iconic pelicans and abundant fish are a living display of our thriving marine ecosystem – home to our world-class pearls.

Meet our pearling team who reveal the intricacies of pearl farming. Watch for turtles and stingrays around the famous Rock Oyster farms, the area’s original industry and secret behind Broken Bay Pearls’ success which began in 2003.

Once back on land, our experts invite you to join them in a hands-on session with our pearl harvest where you will witness how pearls are graded and learn the 7 virtues that underpin the value of our farm-direct Pearls of Australia.

Adults: $85  |  Seniors: $75  |  Children: $40 (4 – 15yrs, under 4 free)  |  Family and group pricing available

Tours depart Sea Scout’s Hall, Lion’s Park, Woy Woy, Thursdays & Saturdays, 10am or 1pm.

Australian Pearl Appreciation

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World class pearls, rich in lustre and colour, and sustainably forged in pristine marine environments with no post-farm treatment, Pearls of Australia are among the purest and most valuable pearls in the world due to their seven virtues.  Join our experts in this rare experience where we hand you our valuable Akoya and South Sea pearls to learn about the virtues of provenance, purity, size, shape, colour, lustre and surface.

Experience location in Woy Woy, availabilities on request.

Adults: $40  |  Seniors: $30  |  Children: $20 (4 – 15yrs, under 4 free)  |  Family and group pricing available

Due to sensitivities of security we will confirm the location of this experience on booking.

Broken Bay Pearl Farm Gift Card

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Say ‘thank you’ to your loved ones with the gift of a unique experience and precious gem.

Cruise through the pristine waters of the Central Coast to see where the world’s rarest Akoya pearls are grown, learn the seven virtues that make them so precious and take home that special pearl whose lustre, shape, size, colour and surface most resonates as the one which will be handed down through the generations.

A Broken Bay Pearl Farm gift voucher can be redeemed online for tour bookings by entering the voucher code.

You set the gift amount!  For example $170 would purchase 2 x adult tickets on the Broken Bay Pearl Farm Tour and allow your loved ones to select the date and time of the tour.

Call us on 0488 361 042 or email to enquire about a gift voucher for pearl and jewellery purchases.

Corporate Bookings & Bespoke Tours

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Enquire direct:

Broken Bay Pearl Farm welcomes corporate guests and group tour bookings with bespoke experiences to suit all timeframes and budgets.

Catering to groups of any size, we will immerse your guests in the story of the Australian Pearl with on-water boat tours and on-land pearl experiences with transfer and meal options available on request.

Take the pearl farm to your guests!

Don’t have time to head out to the farm?  We welcome invitations to entertain your guests with pearl experiences to suit any genre of event, whether that be:

  • Corporate events seeking an entertaining extra-curricular element to the program
  • Social events seeking a fun value-add with a pearl party featuring real pearls and fun games
  • Private bookings where we bring our pearls to you and your guests in an interactive, yet personal experience

Enquire about your group booking today by contacting: or 0488 361 042

Was really professionally run and incredibly informative. Penny and James have such a passion for the industry, and that came across in the delivery of the day.

Karen RussBroken Bay Pearl Farm Masterclass - August 2018

I can’t think of anything to improve the experience it was brilliant!

Peter KeepBroken Bay Pearl Farm Masterclass - Aug 2018

Enjoyed the rich family history. Purchasing beautiful pearls. The entire day was magical.

Lisa ShultzBroken Bay Pearl Farm Masterclass - Aug 2018

Fascinating insight into pearling, excellent presentation of history, techniques, process and valuation of end product.

Joanna JamesVia Google

Very interesting to see the pearling farm and hear all the stories from the people who live and work here with so much passion.

Escape736213via TripAdvisor

While the professionalism food and service was that of a fine resort they also didn’t mind our kids taking over the place and were just so lovely and accommodating! Not to be missed.

Kimberlyarandlevia TripAdvisor