Discover Vivid Sydney

Vivid Sydney 27 May - 13 Jun 2016. See the full canvas of massive shoreside lighting installations from AU$25

Valentines Day Sydney

Take in the romance of Sydney Harbour aboard a Valentines lunch or dinner cruise 13-14 February 2016

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Discover Sydney Harbour

Discover Sydney Harbour. Dining, sightseeing, ferries, hop on hop off, private charters & more
We invite you to discover the world’s most beautiful harbour and all it has to offer. Over four decades Captain Cook Cruises has proven to be the best way to explore and experience the spectacular sights and attractions with a variety of cruising options on Sydney Harbour.


Captain Cook Cruises has something for everyone on every occasion.

Special Events - What's On in Sydney 

  • New Years Eve Cruises
  • Boxing Day Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race Cruises
  • Christmas Cruises
  • Australia Day Cruises
  • Vivid Sydney Festival
  • Biennale Sydney
  • Mothers Day Cruises
  • Seniors Week Cruises
  • Christmas In July Cruises
  • Melbourne Cup Cruises
  • Christmas Parties
  • Valentines Day Cruises
  • Sydney International Boat Show
  • Food Festival
  • School Holiday Fun
  • Cruise for free on your birthday
  • And more

Cruising Restaurant - harbour dining at its very best, buffet and a la carte

  • Dinner Cruises
  • Lunch Cruises
  • High Tea Cruises
  • Breakfast Cruises

Sightseeing Cruises - Nature, adventure, education and photography

  • Morning and afternoon tea Coffee Cruises
  • Whale Watching Cruises
  • Cocktail Cruises
  • School Cruises

Sydney Harbour Ferries - jump on a rocket ferry, the fun ferry fleet

  • Taronga Zoo Ferry
  • Fort Denison Ferry
  • Luna Park Ferry
  • Shark Island Ferry
  • Darling Harbour Ferry
  • Goat Island Ferry
  • Lane Cove Ferry
  • Watsons Bay Ferry
  • Manly Fast Ferry
  • Sydney Aquarium Ferry
  • Wildlife World, Sealife, Madame Tussauds & Sydney Tower Eye

Hop On Hop Off - Sydney Harbour Explorer 

  • 24 hour ferry & explorer pass visiting up to eight harbour attractions 
  • Sydney attraction pass

Private Charters - events for 2 to 2000 guests

  • Christmas Party Cruises
  • Birthday & Celebration Party Cruises
  • Wedding Reception Cruises
  • Boat Hire
  • School Formal Cruises
  • Private Dining Rooms

Our people include the most experienced, well qualified and long serving officers and crew on the Harbour and they live out the family ethos of our operation. Our well maintained, reliable and purpose built vessels ensure your cruise will be on time and safe. 

We look forward to welcoming you onboard.

YOUR SAY COFFEE - My husband and I had a wonderful cruise - just marvelous on the harbour with many yachts around, and the cruise director Elizabeth could not have been better. Olive & Lindsay, Sydney