Sydney to Hobart Race to Bondi ex CQ

Inclusions

  • Cruise aboard our rocket catamarans
  • Follow the race outside 'The Heads' towards Bondi
  • BYO picnic & drinks (no onboard sales)
  • Commentary

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Timetable

Departs Circular Quay Wharf No.6
Wednesday 26 December 2018 Departs 11.30am. Return 2.00pm

Download the Boxing Day Cruise timetable.

Car Parking  Please check your date for road closures 

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Boxing Day on Sydney Harbour is an iconic Sydney event. Cruise aboard our rocket catamarans and follow the Sydney to Hobart Race outside 'The Heads' of Sydney Harbour towards Bondi with commentary. More Info ...

IMPORTANT - All passengers are required to submit a Contact Information form prior to the event as this cruise will be travelling outside Sydney Harbour.

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100 % approval from 12 responses

Date
Rating
2 weeks ago
5/5

Service: we have been on your Boxing Day cruises now for many years - a family tradition you might say. This was our 4th Race to Bondi. Love the new bigger ferry and the lady commentator was the best yet.
Product: As above - the best day out yet

2 weeks ago
4/5

Very personalised service from their General Manager down - specially on Boxing Day. I've always appreciated the service and collaboration received from Captain Cook Cruises.

2 weeks ago
4/5

Service: Great way to see start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
Product: Great way to see the start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
Super commentary with it.

2 weeks ago
5/5

Well organised - excellent boat and helpful commentary. A wonderful experience.

The only thing I would change is more detail around the cruise prior to departure. (ie it's billed as a picnic tour but there is seating only no tables, drinks able to be bought on board) No issue with either of these but helpful to know.

2 weeks ago
4/5

Service: I was happy with the service provided.
Product: A really good day on the water

2 weeks ago
5/5

Excellent, our 3rd year running and the best yet. Slightly confusing being diverted via Manly, would have appreciated prior warning.

3 weeks ago
5/5

Service: Nice cruise out on the harbour & beyond. Unadvertised beer fridge & a couple of packets of chips was a bonus.

A bit ahead of the race pack, given that it was going to be a slow start I would have preferred to be closer to the action & not first out of the heads. Very cautious skipper tho. Nice to have a reasonably new ferry & punctual departure.

May go with Capt'n Cook again, maybe not. Done 5 Boxing Days on your ferries.
Product: Not cheap - but I paid for the pleasure.

3 weeks ago
5/5

I had an amazing experience with Captain Cook Cruises as I was planning to see Sydney to Hobart Race for a while and then on the race day I had to see a dentist due to an emergency. I have missed the boat for a couple of minutes but their lovely staff have offered me another cruise departing half an hour later and due to my emergency they haven’t charged me any extra. A guide on the tour gave us a lots of interesting information about the race in general and favourites. Not to mention that the race leaving Harbour was fantastic, full of adrenaline!

3 weeks ago
5/5

It was brilliant - loved the commentary - as much as we were familiar with Sydney Harbour and the Sydney to Hobart we still gleaned some interesting facts

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