From $75.00 per adult

Normally $95.00. Save $20.00.

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Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability


24 May - 15 Jun 2024

  • See the Vivid Lights turn on at 6.00pm
  • 2-course menu
  • 2-hour cruise onboard your air-conditioned cruiser from the Captain Cook fleet
  • Individual restaurant seating

Amazing value-for-money Vivid dining

This relaxed early dining experience offers amazing value-for-money with a simple quality 2-course menu. This early Vivid Special Dinner cruise is perfectly timed for sunset which falls between 5.19pm and 5.34pm. Time to relax and enjoy your meal before the second big reveal of the night – `lights on’ for Vivid Sydney at 6.00pm at Circular Quay.

After your cruise meander along the boardwalk to Cockle Bay and immerse yourself in the installations in Barangaroo and Darling Harbour, or take the Vivid Light Walk east past Walsh Bay to Circular Quay.


  • See the lights of Vivid turn on at 6.00pm
  • Individual restaurant seating
  • 2-course menu
  • 2-hour cruise onboard your air-conditioned cruiser from the Captain Cook fleet with expansive windows
  • A photographer’s and Instagrammer’s dream with spacious outdoor open leisure decks to capture the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge and more
  • Boarding 4.45pm, departing 5.00pm, returning 7.00pm Darling Harbour King St Wharf

Sample Menus

  • 2024 menu to be confirmed - see below as a guide
  • Note GF and VG alternate dish available on request onboard
    • ENTREE
      - Three Mushroom Ravioli with basil and parsley pesto, topped with shaved parmesan (V)
    • MAINS | served alternatively
      - Gremolata-Rubbed Barramundi with salsa verdi, asparagus, honeyed carrots, and fried caper berries (GF available)
      - Twice-Cooked Crispy Skin Chicken, with creamy potato cake, roast pumpkin, baby spinach, and honeyed carrots (GF)

Sample Vivid Child Menu

  • Chicken with vegetables or salad
  • Vanilla Ice Cream with chocolate sauce

Beverage List

Celebration Desserts & Cakes (PDF)

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


    Vivid Sydney 24 May - 15 June 2024
    Adult Retail
    Adult Online Special from
    Child 4-15 (Child Menu)

    All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.


    All children 4-15 years automatically receive the Vivid Child Menu at discounted Child Fares

    5pm Vivid DinnerChild 4-15 (Child Menu)$47

    Please note the following variations

    • Infants 0-3yrs may travel free of charge with no food/beverage provided OR purchase a Child Fare and receive the Child Menu. In the comments section please advise number of infants travelling
    • Children under 16 years can receive the Adult Menu by booking an Adult Fare
    • The new discounted Child Fare is only valid with a minimum of one (1) Adult per four (4) Children
    • Children above this ratio are required to book an Adult Fare, and offered a choice of the Adult or Child Menu
    • Should a customer book Child Fares in excess of the one (1) Adult per four (4) Children ratio, the additional children will be required to pay the difference between the Adult and Child Fare prior to boarding
    • Any alcohol included is substituted for soft drinks for children under 18 years

    All prices are per person. Specials subject to change

    Vivid Sydney 24 May - 15 June 2024

    Departs From Darling Harbour King St Wharf
    Wed-Sun & Mon 10Jun24 Boarding: 4.45pm
    Depart 5:00pm
    Disembark 7:00pm

      Cruises depart King St Wharf No.2 or No.4. Final departure wharf will be confirmed 48 hours prior to departure. Directional digital signage will also be available on the evening and/or guests can check-in at our ticket office at King St Wharf No.1

      Available 48 hours prior to departure

        Groups of 10 or more guests

        Book online and only pay 30% deposit
        with the balance due 7-days prior to cruise date
        More Info - How to Book & Pay for a Group Online
        Private Rooms
        Book a private room with your own private cocktail deck. Private rooms are suitable for 2 to 60 guests. Private decks are available for larger groups. Prices are based on bespoke food and drink menus. Contact our Events Team.

        Save on City Parking

        Wilson Parking

        Captain Cook Cruises' guests receive special rates at selected parking stations when you pre-book your car park online with Wilson Parking.

        Remember to check with local authorities for special event road closures.

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        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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