School Holiday Fun

Explore Sydney Harbour these school holidays with a huge range of cruises and attraction combos to keep both the kids and grown-ups entertained! 

Sydney Whale Watching

Taronga Zoo Express

  • Save up to 15%
  • Return ferry from Circular Quay or Darling Harbour
  • Taronga Zoo entry
  • Sky Safari cable car
  • Regular daily departures
  • Adult $59, Child (4-15yr) $39
  • Book now

Family Cruises

Family Bonus

  • One child (4-15yr) free with every full-fare paying adult on Buffet Lunch, Harbour Story, Harbour Highlights & Hop On Hop Off 2-Day Pass
  • Enter promo code FAMILY at check-out & price will adjust if available
  • Terms & Conditions

Lunch & High Tea Cruises

Buffet Lunch Cruise

  • Family Bonus
  • Delicious buffet including seafood, non-seafood, vegetarian, desserts & child-friendly options
  • From 12 noon, up to 1hr 45min
  • From $69 per person
  • Book now

Lunch & High Tea Cruises

Harbour Story Cruise

  • Family Bonus
  • Sydney's best sightseeing cruise
  • Personalised commentary of the stories of Sydney
  • Unlimited self-serve coffee, tea & biscuit selection
  • Daily 10.00am & 2.15pm, up to 2 hours
  • Adult $49, Child (4-15yr) $35
  • Book now

Sydney Hop On Hop Off

Hop On Hop Off 2-Day Pass

  • Family Bonus
  • Flexible hop on hop off pass 
  • Visit up to 8 famous stops including Circular Quay, Darling Harbour, Manly, Taronga Zoo, Luna Park, Watsons Bay, Barangaroo & Shark Island
  • Harbour commentary
  • Adult $50, Child (4-15yr) $29
  • Book now

Sydney Special Event Cruises

Family-Friendly Special Events

NSW Public School Holidays

  Summer Easter Autumn Winter Spring Summer
2019 To 28Jan19 19Apr-22Apr19 13Apr-28Apr19 06Jul-21Jul19 28Sep-13Oct19 From 21Dec19
2020 To 28Jan20 10Apr-13Apr20 10Apr-27Apr20 04Jul-20Jul20 26Sep-11Oct20 From 19Dec20


  • Child age 4-15 years. Infants 0-3 years free of charge (no meal provided on dining cruises)
  • Not valid with any discount or special offer including but not limited to attraction combos
  • Captain Cook Cruises reserves the right to change vessels, prices and itineraries without notice
  • Special conditions apply to all special offers

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy