Cocktail Cruise


  • One complimentary house cocktail or glass of wine or beer or softdrink 
  • 1 hour 30 minute cruise
  • Main Harbour sights
  • Million dollar views

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  • The open air Star Deck is the place to be
  • A table is reserved for you on the dining deck should you prefer to watch all the action from inside
  • Children (4-15 years) $25


Departs  Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No.1
Daily  5.00pm. Returns 6.30pm

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A Mojito by the Opera House, a Bay Breeze off Rose Bay or a Cosmopolitan under the Bridge. Choose your favourite frisky mix of liqueurs available on the Cocktail Cruise ... 

We'll get the party started with your first cocktail free, a `Captain Cook Special', as we depart for the exclusive eastern suburbs. The spacious open Star Deck is the place to be but don't forget to give the less fortunate a farewell wave from your super yacht.

From 5.00pm the harbour jumps up another gear. On selected Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays the sailing schools operate Twilight Races. Depending on the winds they can be quite spectacular with a mix of experienced and novice sailors tacking across the harbour, often with spinakers set. The rule on the Harbour is cruisers give way to sail, and everyone gives way to ferries, but some masters do like to push the boundaries if a win is in sight. One of the funniest sights I have ever seen was an 18 footer taking on the Queen Mary 2.

A table is reserved for you on the dining deck should you prefer to watch all the action from our enormous picture windows.

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YOUR SAY NEW YEARS EVE - I was a guest on Matilda 3 and it was another memorable evening. A good variety of food, unrestricted view of fireworks, staff & experience all excellent. Terry, NSW

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100 % approval from 7 responses

4 weeks ago

I have taken three different groups on your cruise over the last year. On each occasion I have had the same person serving us and she has been outstanding

2 months ago

Service: Fantastic. Great cruise, very easy to book on line, friendly staff, good to see a different part of the harbour. Overseas visitors very impressed, would do it again.

Product: See previous page, we had a great time.

3 months ago


4 months ago

Service: We had a lovely cruise,we would have appreciated if we could have been given a cocktail of our choice. The one which was standard for all no one liked. Otherwise lovely.

Product: We did not like the cocktail, we were given, and would have liked to have had a cocktail of our choice

4 months ago

Service: Loved it.

Product: They service and the staff were more than nice but with the cocktail cruise I ordered I was hoping for a nicer drink. Or more of a selection.

In my ordering of my tickets I percifically stated no strawberries but when my friend got her drink there was strawberries.... I understand that it's a weekend and there are many many people to cater for but with high ranking allergies like my friends I feel it's in your best interest to rectify and sort out allergy request.

5 months ago

Service: This cruise far out-weighed our expectations, we were so impressed with the value and the amazing staff! We were so well looked after, and everything about this experience was enjoyable.

Thanks to the cruise line for keeping their prices reasonable so more people can enjoy this lovely experience.

Product: We decided just to do the cocktail cruise, tho we were so wonderfully looked after..particularly by Miho! (what a gem!), we were so jealous of the amazing looking food going out of the kitchen. We thought it would be a nasty buffet or not accommodate our difficult dietary requirements (as we eat very healthy and one of us is gluten intolerant), however all the food looked amazing, and we found out there was a gluten free dessert option!

The benefit of the cocktail cruise is we were able to wander up to the rooftop sooner and enjoy an amazing afternoon on-board. We absolutely loved it! Either option is a fantastic experience.

6 months ago

Service: Ok but pretty basic

Product: The area provided for the cocktail cruise is pretty basic and could do with a facelift. It felt like a cafeteria rather than a cocktail environment. Likewise the food was pretty underwhelming. Having said that the access to the deck combined with the beauty of Sydney Harbour made the cruise very enjoyable.

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