Vivid 7.30pm Captains Dinner

Our signature a la carte dining experience. The Captain's Dinner includes 3-course contemporary Australian dining, great live music and dancing with a comprehensive list of wines available for purchase. Experience the full canvas of Vivid Sydney lights from the best vantage point - aboard "Vivid Sydney" MV Sydney 2000. Disembark at either Circular Quay or Darling Harbour where you can stroll along the anticipated Vivid Light Walk.

Vivid Highlights 2020 coming soon. Refer 2019 details below as a guide.

2019 Vivid Light - more than 50 interactive light installations from 6.00pm to 11.00pm daily. 

Sydney Harbour Bridge - 'Eora-Broken Spear' projection & Harbour Lights
Sydney Opera House - 'Austral Flora Ballet'
Museum Contemporary Art Australia - Light projections
Customs House - 'Under the Harbour'
Darling Harbour - Robot SPACELand
Barangaroo - 'Winter Camp'
Royal Botanic Gardens - 'Firefly field' 
Taronga Zoo - Lights for the Wild light sculptures with new Sumatran Tiger Cubs lantern
Chatswood - 'Co-existence' 
Luna Park - new ride 'Volaré' makes its sparkling debut for Vivid 2019 
Vivid Music & Modulations @ the Carriageworks
Vivid Ideas Exchange @ the MCA
Vivid Live @ the Sydney Opera House

The Vivid festival includes the NSW June long weekend.

Dress: We recommend Smart Casual.

Special Diet? Please visit our Menus page for information or Contact Us. Download vegetarian menu or child menu for the Vivid. 7.30pm Captains Dinner.

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

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy

Responsible Service of Alcohol Policy

Inclusions

  • Most Popular - Signature dining experience
  • Nightly from 7.30pm during Vivid, up to 3.5 hours
  • Cruise aboard "Vivid Sydney" MV Sydney 2000
  • Captain's signature dining experience
  • 3 course Contemporary Australian a la carte dining
  • Reserved individual table seating
  • Great live music & dancing
  • See the full canvas of Vivid Lights from the water
  • Menu
  • Choice of Bar Packages available at additional cost

Need to know

  • Nightly during Vivid 22 May - 13 June 2020*
  • Captains Special from $129 per adult
    - Normally $165
    - Limited availability
    - Terms & conditions 
  • Optional Extras
    - Guaranteed window seating
    - Bar package
    - Rain Check 
  • Child (4-15 years) $89
  • Vivid Peak Nights - Saturdays
    - 23 & 30 May 2020
    - 06 & 13 June 2020
  • Cruise Info
  • Credit Card Fraud Prevention
    - At check-in you will be required to present the credit card used to purchase your cruise online

Timetable

Departs Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No.1
Nightly during Vivid 22 May - 13 June 2020* Depart 7.30pm Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No.1 ONLY 
Disembark Circular Quay 9.30pm (10.30pm Sat) or
Disembark Darling Harbour 10.00pm (11.00pm Sat)

*Vivid Sydney 2020 dates to be confirmed.

Car Parking  Please check your date for road closures 

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