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Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability


24 May - 15 June 2024

  • 4-course a la carte premium dining
  • Live music nightly
  • Up to 3 hours of relaxed cruising
  • Personalised service

An outstanding Vivid Dinner Cruise

This premium Vivid Sydney dining experience embodies everything that makes our city so special. Quality Australian food, live entertainment and a premium, yet relaxed setting. All set against the spectacular backdrop of Harbour Vivid Lights. An outstanding Vivid Dinner Cruise with expansive windows throughout the vessel offering superb views no matter where you are seated.


  • The full canvas of Vivid Lights from the water
  • 4-course à la carte dining
  • Live music nightly
  • 3 hours of relaxed cruising onboard our air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000 with expansive windows throughout the vessel offering million-dollar views
  • A photographer’s and Instagrammer’s dream with spacious outdoor open leisure decks to capture Sydney’s iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge in lights
  • 7.00pm-10.00pm Darling Harbour King St Wharf
  • Optional disembarkation at Circular Quay 9.30pm
  • Drone show (selected nights only) subject to weather conditions. If the drone show is cancelled the cruise will continue to operate for Vivid Light viewing only.

Starlight Dinner Menu (PDF)

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 Experience menus will be politely declined. View our menus for full details.


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


      Optional Extras

      Guaranteed Window Seating

      Expansive windows throughout our vessels offer superb viewing no matter where you are seated. For those who wish to guarantee window seating, surcharges apply. Please note surcharges apply to all guests on the same table/booking.

      Guaranteed Window Seating from$18 per person

      All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.


      We welcome families on the Starlight Dinner. All children 4-15 years automatically receive the Child Menu at discounted Child Fares

      Starlight DinnerChild 4-15 (Child Menu)$57

      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

      Schedule 24 May - 15 June 2024

      Departs From Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1 Circular Quay Wharf 6
      Wed-Sun & Mon 10Jun24Depart 7:00pm
      Disembark 10:00pm
      Disembark 9:30pm

        Available 48 hours prior to departure

          Groups of 10 or more guests

          10% off - including already discounted public online prices
          Valid on the Gold Dinner, Starlight Dinner, Sunset Dinner cruises in our public restaurant decks, excluding selected special events.
          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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