Discover Sydney Harbour

Discover Sydney Harbour. Dining, sightseeing, ferries, hop on hop off, private charters & more

Seniors Festival Sydney

Celebrate Seniors Festival on Sydney Harbour with savings of up to 50% for NSW Seniors 04-15 April

Free Birthday Cruise

Enjoy a free cruise for your Birthday plus year round exclusive offers as a member of the Captains Club

Discover Vivid Sydney

Vivid Sydney 25 May - 16 June 2018. See the full canvas of massive shoreside lighting installations from AU$25
Discover Australia's most spectacular destinations. Captain Cook Cruises is Australia's favourite cruise line operating cruises on Sydney Harbour and Perth's Swan River, and small ship cruises on the Murray River. We are also part of the SeaLink Travel Group incorporating, ferries, accommodation and touring in South Australia (Kangaroo Island & Adelaide) and Far North Queensland (Magnetic Island & Townsville).  


Sydney Harbour
Captain Cook Cruises began in Sydney in 1970 and for over four decades has proven to be the market leader and premier Sydney Harbour cruise line. Our fleet of restaurant, sightseeing, ferry and sailing vessels offer an exciting range of public cruises and private charters for 2 to 2000 guests.

Some of our guests and events have included the Pope, the Presidents of China and the United States of America, Vice Chancellor of Germany, members of the British Royal family, the American basketball `Dream Team’; Incentives for Ford, Amway, Mazda and Nissan; the Supreme and Federal Courts Judges Conference, Commonwealth Games Fundraising Dinners and the Oprah audience – to name just a few. We are proud to have provided employment opportunity for thousands of young Australians, many of whom have gone on to become leaders in their fields including actor Hugh Jackman.

Murray River
Captain Cook Cruises Murray River operates the largest inland paddlewheeler in the Southern hemisphere "Murray Princess" from Mannum South Australia. A choice of three to seven night cruises offers a true outback river adventure for up to 120 guests through towering sandstone gorges, ancient red gums forests and flood plains.

SeaLink Travel Group
Captain Cook Cruises Australia is proud to be part of the SeaLink Travel Group bringing the nation’s best tour experiences to the world with award winning brands including

  • Adelaide Sightseeing
  • Captain Cook Cruises Murray River
  • Captain Cook Cruises Sydney Harbour
  • Captain Cook Cruises Western Australia
  • Kangaroo Island Adventure Tours
  • Kangaroo Island Odysseys
  • SeaLink Gladstone
  • SeaLink Kangaroo Island
  • SeaLink Northern Territory
  • SeaLink Queensland
  • SeaLink Rottnest Island
  • SeaLink S.E. Queensland
  • Stradbroke Ferries
  • Vivonne Bay Lodge


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