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Tue, 26 Dec 2023

  • Watch the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race pass after the 1:00pm gun
  • Cruise aboard premium vessels
  • 3 hour cruise on spectacular Sydney Harbour
  • Live Commentary and onboard TV's

Experience the start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

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There's only one place to be in Sydney on Boxing Day and that's Sydney Harbour for the start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. This iconic Australian sightseeing cruise will take you to a great position to watch the fleet pass after the 1:00pm gun. Enjoy fantastic viewing from the spacious outdoor and indoor all-weather interiors with expansive viewing windows, onboard TV's and commentator.

Features & Inclusions

  • Watch the fleet pass after the 1:00pm gun
  • 3 hour cruise onboard premium vessels
  • Spacious outdoor and interior seating
  • Live commentary and onboard TV's
  • Licensed Bar
  • 11.00am - 2.00pm Darling Harbour King St Wharf

Cruise Notes

  • 11:00am - 2:00pm Darling Harbour King St Wharf
  • There is no assigned seating on this cruise
  • Beverages are available for purchase from the licensed bar

Boxing Day 26 December 2023

Per Person Retail$99

Retail rates are valid for 26 December 2023. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

Boxing Day 26 December 2023

From Darling Harbour King St Wharf No.4 Boarding: 10:30am
Depart 11:00am

Disembark Approx 2:00pm

IMPORTANT: Final departure wharf is King St Wharf No.4.

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    • Dress Code: Smart casual, please wear comfortable shoes
    • Children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult
    • The entry level deck of Starship Sydney is accessible to wheelchairs. However bathrooms are only accessible to standard wheelchairs (non-motorised) via a chair lift. Upper decks are only accessible via stair wells
    • Please check the Accessibility page for further details and wharf access.
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