Cocktail Cruise

Inclusions

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

Need to know

  • 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) $35
  • Cruise Info
  • Map

Timetable

Below are the normal departure details. Special timetables operate on selected dates.

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

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We'll get the party started with your first cocktail free -  a `Captain Cook Special' -  then it’s it up to you to decide on a Mojito by the Opera House, a Bay Breeze under the Bridge or any of the other frisky mix of liqueurs on the 1 ½ hour Cocktail Cruise. More Info ...

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 land-lubbers a farewell wave from your cruise ship.

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 spinnakers set. The rule on the Harbour is cruise gives way to sail, and everyone gives way to ferries. Some sailors do like to push the boundaries if a win is in sight. One of the funniest sights we have 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 SUNSET DINNER - You really cant beat the experience cruising along the harbour with a glass of wine taking in the million dollar views. Anonymous, QLD

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90 % approval from 29 responses

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Rating
4 days ago
5/5

Sehr schöne Cocktail Hafeneinfahrt in Sydney.

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4 days ago
1/5

Bad experience. No commentary and staff not friendly.

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2 weeks ago
5/5

Great service, and we were thrilled to have our own table

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2 months ago
5/5

Great service and the views are amazing

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2 months ago
5/5

Upon arrival we were greeted by one of the hostess and promptly seated and served with our free cocktail. We were in Sydney to celebrate our daughters 18th birthday and were treated with a birthday surprise which was lovely. Beautiful views throughout the harbour.

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4 months ago
4/5

view was beautiful and staffs were kind enough
but the departure wasn't on time and no explanation to the queuing people.
Cleaner windows will be better

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6 months ago
4/5

Service: Nice experience
Product: Easy and convenient to purchase online

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6 months ago
5/5

I would recommend this for others as the service was amazing and the experience was even better.

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7 months ago
4/5

Service: We booked cocktail's only on the cruise. The staff was great, Good service, Drinks were Delicious. Enjoyed the view of the coast and the harbor. It could have been better if more people were there for the cocktail cruise everyone else was on a dinner cruise. We would recommend the cruise.
Product: It was worth the money, I would have paid a little more to get two drinks each instead of only one. The cost of a second drinks was too high.

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8 months ago
5/5

When my husband and I visit Sydney we always take the Cocktail Cruise from Darling Harbour. It's only 90 minutes, we get a drink each and a lovely tray of nibblies and the view is always magnificent and (it seems) always different. Back on land in time to go in search of a meal. You've never really seen Sydney until you've seen it from the water.

We've also done the dinner cruise (for my 40th with a group of friends) which was perfect. And we've done the morning tea cruise before going to a matinee at the Opera House. The staff are consistently eager, fun and polite.

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8 months ago
4/5

Friendly crew and good service.

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8 months ago
5/5

We were short on time in Sydney & wanted to see as much as possible and the cocktail cruise was a fantastic way to see the harbour. It was very enjoyable & lots of fun.

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9 months ago
5/5

Service: Friendly staff, the cruise itself was amazing.
Product: Cocktail cruise was fantastic, great timing to see the views and the sunset.

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10 months ago
5/5

Fantastic little cruise around the harbour for first time visitors.

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10 months ago
5/5

Service: Very easy to deal with, no fuss at all. Good inclusions with the product as well
Product: Went on this cruise with some first time visitors to Sydney. An awesome experience on a fantastic vessel! A great way to see the harbour for the first time

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10 months ago
5/5

2nd time and what a great experience!

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11 months ago
5/5

Service: Great way to see Sydney Harbor for a reasonable price. Snacks provided with the cocktail were much better than expected. Easy to snap all the pictures you desire. Super view of the Harbor Bridge and Opera House. Delightful way to spend our first evening in Sydney. Would recommend this to all.
Product: Easy and reasonably priced.

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11 months ago
5/5

The staff were absolute sensational, literally went above and beyond for customer service. very friendly/welcoming.

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11 months ago
5/5

It was a lovely experience, exceeded my expectations!

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12 months ago
4/5

Service: Great service, good nibbles and cocktails. Will be back
Product: Great service, loved the cruise will be back. Cocktail was delicious

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12 months ago
2/5

Don’t put the bahja nut mix in the fridge. It makes it soggie and stale.

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12 months ago
4/5

Service: Excellent, simple but friendly and attentive
Product: Great value for money - breathtaking views

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12 months ago
4/5

Thank you for accommodating our group.

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