From $65.00 per adult

Normally $75.00. Save $10.00.

*Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability. T&C's apply.


17 November - 24 December 2022

  • One welcome cocktail and one house beverage of your choice
  • Premium reserved Lounge seating on Ocean Deck
  • Australian Cheese & Charcuterie Board or Garden Antipasto Board to share
  • Bar packages available

2-Hour Christmas Cocktail Harbour Bar

Celebrate Christmas at the Cocktail Harbour Bar! Open from 4.45pm the Cocktail Harbour Bar is the perfect venue for a casual Christmas gathering or a great place to chill in the city before a formal Christmas Dinner. Sip a cocktail by the sails of the Sydney Opera House in style. Indulge your taste buds with a premium Australian Cheese & Charcuterie Board to share and relax in comfort from your premium reserved lounge with Ocean views. This 2-hour cruise returns to Darling Harbour at 6.45pm.

Boarding 4:45pm | Departing 5:00pm
Thursday to Sunday | 17 Nov to 24 Dec 2022

Inclusions & Features

  • 360-degree waterfront views of Sydney Harbour
  • One welcome cocktail plus your choice of one house beverage
  • Australian Cheese & Charcuterie Board to share
  • Premium reserved Lounge seating on Ocean Deck
  • 2-hour cruise of Sydney Harbour onboard air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000
  • An Instagrammer’s dream exploring the Harbour’s stunning beaches, national parks, world famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge icons and the playgrounds of the rich and famous
  • Add to your dining experience from the onboard menu including modern Australian tapas plates, premium cocktails, and comprehensive beverage list
  • Boarding 4.45pm, departing 5.00pm and returning 6.45pm Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi to post your magical moments
  • Fully accessible bathrooms and wheelchair friendly – stair access to outdoor decks

Available for Groups 10+ Guests

  • Thu, Fri, Sun $65 pp save $10
  • Sat $75 pp
  • Pay only 30% deposit to secure your booking
  • Two Optional Extras:-
  • (1) Select `Free Extras for Xmas Groups’ to include free eco-friendly deluxe bon-bons and table decoration: $Nil
  • (2) Select `2hr Bar’ to include house beer, wine and soft drinks to 6:45pm $24pp

Sample Christmas Cocktail Harbour Bar


  • One Cocktail of your choice from our Harbour Bar selection
  • One House Beverage of your choice - Beer, Wine or Soft Drink


Your choice of one the following Tasting Boards to share (between two for couple bookings | larger or mixed platters for group bookings)

  • Australian Cheese & Charcuterie Board - Bega Heritage Reserve Vintage Cheddar, King Island Brie, Berry’s Creek Tarwin Blue, Cured Meats, Olives, Basil Pesto and coarse ground Mustard with Bread Sticks & Crackers (GF available)
  • Garden Antipasto Board - Spiced Roast Zucchini Dip, Seasonal Vegetable Batons, Crackers, Olives and Antipasto Vegetables (VG)


  • Add to your dining experience from our selection including modern Australian Tapas plates and a comprehensive Beverage Menu available for purchase onboard

V = Vegetarian, VG = Vegan, GF = Gluten Free.
Sample menu and subject to change. We cannot guarantee that certain products or ingredients (halal, nuts, gluten, dairy, etc.) will not be in our food, and we explicitly accept no liability in this regard. For serious food allergies you must make your own decisions on selecting meals. Our staff’s comments are only to assist you in making an informed decision.

Special Menus and Dietary Requests: All meals are prepared fresh onboard. Due to the nature of cruising we have limited time to prepare and serve our menus. Most menus contain vegetarian and gluten free options however requests for special diets, substitutions and modifications of our public Harbour Bar & Dining menus will be politely declined. View our menus for full details.

Sample House Beverage Package $20pp

Young Henry’s Lager
James Boag’s Premium Light
Grifter Pale Ale
Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Semillon Sauvignon Blanc (NSW)
Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Shiraz (NSW)
Tyrrell’s Moore’s Creek – Sparkling Brut (NSW)
Soft Drinks & Fruit Juices

Onboard Beverage List



    Per person

    Retail Rate

    Child 4-15yrs
    Book OnlineThursday



    Optional Extras for
    Groups 10 or more guests


    Per person

    Eco-friendly deluxe bon-bons & table decorationFree Extras for Xmas GroupsNil
    House beer, wine & soft drinks to 10pm

    2hr Bar


    Retail rates, special inclusions and optional extras are valid 17 Nov - 24 Dec 2022. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

    Christmas Party Season
    17 November - 24 December 2022

    View the full dining timetable.

    Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1
    Thursday - Sunday Boarding: 4:45pm
    Depart 5:00pm
    Disembark 6:45pm

    Departures outside the Christmas Party Season do not include Christmas Bonus inclusions, optional extras and late night extensions.

      Groups of 1-9 guests

      1. Simply book and pay in-full online
      2. Or call our Reservation Team on +61 2 9206 1111 7-days a week between 9am and 5pm if you would like to use a NSW Parent Voucher

      Groups of 10 or more guests

      1. Book and pay 30% deposit online by selecting pay deposit at the check-out page
      2. The price will automatically discount to the group rate, on applicable cruises
      3. Our Reservation team will send you a reminder for final payment
      4. Balance due 7-days prior to cruise date

      If we become full on your departure and/or cruise type, we will contact all bookings not paid in full to confirm numbers. If no seats become available for sale, the balance may become due 7-days from notification

      If individuals are paying separately

      Note the group rate is not available with this option unless individuals book a minimum of 10 guests at a time
      1. Organiser makes a booking online for themselves
      2. Under passenger contact 'First name' type a unique group name (eg Wilson-30th). Under 'Last name' type `Split-Group'
      3. Under comments add 'Organiser' and the organiser's name (eg Organiser David Jones)
      4. Organiser shares the booking name with their invitees
      5. Invitees book online using the same unique group name – passenger contact name 'Wilson-30th Split-Group'
      6. Invitees use their own email and phone number
      7. Under comments the invitee adds their names (eg Zac & Zoe Smith)
      8. At least 48-hours prior to cruise date, organiser contacts our reservation team to confirm final details
      9. The Cruise Director will seat the group together

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      Please ensure you check which of these locations your cruise departs from, this information can be found on your booking documentation.

      Wharf Check-in Offices

      Please ensure you check which of these locations your cruise departs from, this information can be found on your booking documentation.

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