The first in our series of planned Endeavour voyages is to Hobart for the Australian Wooden Boat Festival, followed by exciting voyages further afield to New Caledonia and New Zealand (later in 2019). For our full schedule of upcoming voyages, see below. We hope you'll join us in the adventure of a lifetime!

"I simply watched and immersed myself in awe and admiration of nature and ship as Endeavour, a tiny speck on an infinite sea, drove through the ranks of resisting waves and, ironically, powered only by the wind that commanded them."

David, Voyage Crew - Sydney to Hobart 2015


A voyaging program for adventurer seekers to experience sailing a historical tall ship and participate in Australia’s largest wooden boat show. 2019 sees HMB Endeavour sail to Tasmania to take part in the “Parade of Sail’ at the Australian Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart. As part of the voyage you will visit the historically significant convict site of Port Arthur.

Sydney to Hobart - HMB Endeavour is voyaging to Tasmania in 2019 to attend the Australian Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart with the arrival marked by taking part in the "Parade of Sail". The festival is a four day celebration of maritime culture which is the biggest maritime event of its kind in the southern hemisphere. The Festival brings together over 500 boats in Hobart's iconic historic waterfront precinct.

Mon 11 February 2019 | 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Not taking part in the full sailing adventure, but still want to enjoy sailing on HMB Endeavour? Be part of the last sail of the My State Bank Australian Wooden Boat Festival by joining our crew on Capt. James Cook’s renowned HMB Endeavour. With the crew help set the sails and helm the ship with the Captain or relax from the deck and watch the parade of tall ships sail in Hobart.
Book Admiral Sail tickets here

Hobart to Sydney – Come along and soak up the atmosphere of the Australian Wooden Boat Festival then join the adventure starting with basic ship safety training and an introduction to the fundamentals of square rig sailing. Then set sail for Sydney, passing Australia’s spectacular south eastern coastline and visiting Eden.

Voyage Crew - 11 day voyage charged $270 per day. Total cost = $2970
Supernumerary - 11 day voyage charged $500 per day. Total cost = $5500
Admiral Sail – 2 hour final Sail Parade out of Hobart. Cost = $89.02 – $129.90



Exciting adventures in New Caledonia! Sail to this South Pacific paradise, immerse yourself in French and Melanesian cultures and learn more about their history. Try the array of tourist activities on offer and taste the delicacies that this unique island has to offer. View more information on travelling in New Caledonia.

Sydney to New Caledonia: 22 April – 3 May 2019
New Caledonia to Sydney: 9 May – 20 May 2019

Voyage Crew - 11 day voyage charged $270 per day. Total cost = $2970
Supernumerary - 11 day voyage charged $500 per day. Total cost = $5500




Cross the Tasman Sea. Test your adventurous spirit with two 18 day voyages across the Tasman Sea to and from New Zealand.

Sydney to New Zealand: 12 Sept – 1 October 2019
New Zealand to Sydney: 4 – 22 December 2019

Voyage Crew - 18 day voyage charged $270 per day. Total cost = $4860
Supernumerary - 18 day voyage charged $500 per day. Total cost = $9000


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