NYE Captain Cook 3

Celebrate a spectacular New Years Eve on Sydney Harbour aboard Captain Cook 3 including a deluxe dinner, drinks and live entertainment.

Ticketing & Arrival Information - Wharf Access
King Street Wharf Darling Harbour is outside the City NYE exclusion Green Zone and no pass is required from Service NSW. Passengers however must be able to present their New Year’s Eve Reservation Record or ticket to security guards at precinct access points. We cannot guarantee access to your departure point, or our offices without a printed copy. Please also ensure you check for road closures.

Dress Code:

  • Smart casual: No runners or t-shirts & please wear comfortable shoes

Menus & Special Diets 

  • Lunch, High Tea, Sunset Dinner & Brilliant Dinner menus have at least one vegetarian and gluten-free entrée, main and dessert 
  • Gold and Platinum are specialty menus and we regret there are no special diet variations available 
  • A Children's menu is available on Premium Dining 
  • A Kid's menu is available on Casual Dining
  • View our menus for further details 

Car Parking 

About Your Vessel
Cruise aboard Sydney’s premier cruising restaurant, the spectacular MV Sydney 2000. World leaders, dignitaries’ celebrities, president’s, Prime Minister’s and sport stars have all enjoyed the magic of Sydney harbour from a Captain Cook vessel. Our air-conditioned restaurants are as waterfront as it comes, with 360-degree million-dollar views and expansive outdoor decks. Oversized windows throughout offer superb viewing no matter where you are seated on the vessel. From time to time, due to maintenance and scheduling, vessels may change. Our restaurant fleet includes Sydney 2000, John Cadman 2 and Captain Cook 3.

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Children Under 18 Years

  • Please note children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult on all dining cruises.

Credit Card Fraud Prevention

  • At check-in you will be required to present the credit card used to purchase your cruise online

Terms & Conditions 

  • Special payment and cancellation conditions apply to all special offers and special events. View our terms and conditions


  • Deluxe 4-course seated menu
  • Open bar of still & sparkling wine, local & imported beers
  • Live band entertainment
  • Individual table seating for your party
  • Spacious outdoor decks
  • Spectacular 4+ hour cruise aboard Captain Cook 3
  • Positioned inside exclusion zone for midnight fireworks
  • Menu coming soon

Need to know

  • NYE 31 December 2020
  • Event Special from $599
    - Normally $799 | T&C's
  • Guaranteed Window seating additional $99pp
  • Singles are seated at shared non-window tables - window seats not available
  • Cruise Flyer | Map | Virtual Tours | Gifts | Covid Safe
  • Credit Card Fraud Prevention
    - At check-in you will be required to present the credit card used to purchase your cruise online
  • 2020 fireworks will be scaled back
  • Arrival Info & Wharf Access
    - See More Info for further details


Departs Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No.1
Thursday 31 December 2020 Boarding 8.00pm for 8.30pm sharp departure. Disembarking approx. 1.00am

Check Your Date   Check your date for special events & changes to the normal cruise program

Car Parking Specials  Remember to also check your date for NSW road closures 

Find Us

Wynyard Station to King St Wharf Map - 6 minute walk

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NYE Rocket Fireworks 7:30pm

BYO drinks & picnic and join us to view the world famous Sydney Harbour Fireworks aboard a Rocket Ferry departing Darling Harbour. This vessel is a New Year's Eve spectator craft and may be positioned in a viewing area for the majority of the evening. The Master will endeavour to secure the best possible position to view the fireworks outside the exclusion zone.

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We dont have any reviews for this page at the moment but you can see our other reviews here: Captain Cook Cruises Reviews

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