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Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability

  • Choice of 3-course or 4-course premium dining
  • Live music Sat-Sun
  • Up to 2 hours of relaxed cruising
  • Personalised service

Dine at sunset, twilight or under a summer glow

We like to think of our Harbour as a sunset painting in progress where the magical colours of Sydney’s iconic landscape change by the minute. The aquamarine colours of Summer give way to the warm orange hues of Autumn before deepening to a magical Winter twilight blue. Year round, sun-up or sun-down, the Sunset Dinner is a perfect venue for pre-theatre dining, family groups a place to wind down after a big day working or exploring in the city.

All options feature

  • Stunning Sydney Harbour autumn/spring sunsets, winter twilight and endless summer days
  • Live music Sat-Sun and selected special events
  • Up to 2 hours cruising of Sydney Harbour onboard our air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000 with expansive windows offering million-dollar views
  • A photographer’s and Instagrammer’s dream with spacious outdoor open leisure decks to capture the changing colours of the season and Sydney’s iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge
  • Flexible boarding – 2 departures from 5:00pm to 5:30pm with a choice of embarkation points at Circular Quay and Darling Harbour King St Wharf

Optional Extras

  • Guaranteed window seating
  • BEVERAGE PACKAGES available for groups of 20+ passengers:
  • (1) Select 'Sunset House Bar (up to 1.5hrs)' to include house beer, wine and soft drinks
  • (2) Select 'Sunset Soft Drinks (up to 1.5hrs)' to include soft drinks and juices

Sunset Premium Dinner

Sunset Premium Menu

  • 4-course a la carte menu including premium beef

$119 - $139pp

Sunset Dinner

Sunset Menu

  • 3 course a la carte

$89 - $109pp

Sunset Premium Dinner Christmas Menu to 24Dec23 (PDF)

Sunset Premium Dinner Menu (PDF)

Sunset Dinner Menu (PDF)

Child Menu (PDF)

Beverage List

Celebration Desserts & Cakes (PDF)

Special Menus and Dietary Requests: All meals are prepared fresh onboard. Special menus may operate on special event dates. Due to the nature of cruising we have limited time to prepare and serve our menus. Most à la carte menus contain vegetarian and gluten free options however requests for special diets, substitutions and modifications of our public Dining Experiences menus will be politely declined. View our menus for full details

    Sample House Beverage Package $35pp

    Young Henry’s Lager
    James Boag’s Premium Light
    Grifter Pale Ale
    Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Semillon Sauvignon Blanc (NSW)
    Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Shiraz (NSW)
    Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Sparkling Brut (NSW)
    Soft Drinks & Fruit Juices


      Valid from 01Apr23SunsetSunset Premium
      Adult Retail
      Adult Online Special from

      Guaranteed Window Seating

      Expansive windows throughout our vessels offer superb viewing no matter where you are seated. For those who wish to guarantee window seating, surcharges apply. Please note surcharges apply to all guests on the same table/booking.

      Guaranteed Window Seating from$15 per person

      Beverage Packages

      Beverage Package options for groups 20 or more guestsSelectPrice
      House beer, wine & soft drinksSunset House Bar (up to 1.5hrs)$35 adult, $20 child (4-15yrs)
      Soft drinks and juicesSunset Soft Drinks (up to 1.5hrs)$20 per person

      Retail rates are valid to 31 March 2024. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

      Families - valid for travel from 01 Apr 2023

      From 01 April 2023 our Child Policy changes. All children 4-15 years automatically receive the Child Menu at discounted Child Fares

      Sunset DinnerChild 4-15 (Child Menu)$45
      Sunset Premium DinnerChild 4-15 (Child Menu)$55

      Please note the following variations

      • Infants 0-3yrs may travel free of charge with no food/beverage provided OR purchase a Child Fare and receive the Child Menu. In the comments section please advise number of infants travelling
      • Children under 16 years can receive the Adult Menu by booking an Adult Fare
      • The new discounted Child Fare is only valid with a minimum of one (1) Adult per four (4) Children
      • Children above this ratio are required to book an Adult Fare, and offered a choice of the Adult or Child Menu
      • Should a customer book Child Fares in excess of the one (1) Adult per four (4) Children ratio, the additional children will be required to pay the difference between the Adult and Child Fare prior to boarding
      • Any alcohol included is substituted for soft drinks for children under 18 years

      The above rates are valid to 31 March 2024. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change

      Weekly Schedule

      The Sunset Dinner picks up from Darling Harbour, then Circular Quay before making a round-trip circuit of the Harbour. View the full timetable.

      Sunset Dinner Departs From Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1 From Circular Quay Wharf 6
      Wednesday - Sunday
      Check availability for additional departures
      Depart 5:00pm (boarding 4:45pm)
      Disembark 6:45pm
      Depart 5:30pm
      Disembark 7:30pm

      Please note special timetables and vessels operate on selected dates. Explore our timetable section for the latest information.

        Winter: Jun 4.54pm - Aug 5.37pm | Spring: Sep 5.37pm - Nov 7.51pm (daylight savings starts approx. Oct) | Summer: Dec 7.52pm - Feb 7.33pm | Autumn: Mar 7.31pm - May 4.54pm (daylight savings ends approx. Apr). For more information, click here.

        Groups of 10 or more guests

        10% off already discounted online prices
        Valid on the Gold Dinner, Starlight Dinner, Sunset Dinner, Sunset Premium Dinner, Harbour View Lunch and High Tea cruises in our public restaurant decks, excluding selected special events and Sunset Dinner 17Nov-24Dec 2023
        Book online and only pay 30% deposit
        with the balance due 7-days prior to cruise date
        More Info - How to Book & Pay for a Group Online
        Private Rooms
        Book a private room with your own private cocktail deck. Private rooms are suitable for 2 to 60 guests. Private decks are available for larger groups. Prices are based on bespoke food and drink menus. Contact our Events Team.

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        Wilson Parking

        Captain Cook Cruises' guests receive special rates at selected parking stations when you pre-book your car park online with Wilson Parking.

        Remember to check with local authorities for special event road closures.

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        Map & Directions

        Wharf Check-in Offices

        Please ensure you check which of these locations your cruise departs from, this information can be found on your booking documentation.

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