Vivid Sydney Festival and Tall Ship Dinner Cruise on Sydney Harbour

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Enjoy spectacular views of the Vivid Sydney festival from a Sydney Harbour tall ship cruise and witness city icons bathed in colorful lights.

  • Be at the center of the Vivid Sydney festival with this special tall ship cruise
  • Witness an event that was attended by over 1.4 million people in 2014
  • See famous city icons like Sydney Harbour and Sydney Opera House bathed in lights
  • Enjoy dinner and live music performed on board


Experience the best of the Vivid Sydney festival aboard an authentic Sydney Harbour tall ship! See the city transformed into a stunning canvas of lights for 18 nights.

Recognized as the Best Tourism Event at the 2014 Australian Event Awards, Vivid Sydney is the Southern Hemisphere's most highly anticipated light and music event. With 3D-mapped projections and interactive displays presented by world-renowned lighting artists, Vivid Sydney will light up the iconic sails of the Sydney Opera House and the vessels that throng Sydney Harbour.

Join a sensational cruise that will take you into the heart of the dazzling light show. Marvel at the multimedia light installations and the innovative ideas presented by creative thinkers around the world. From your prime viewing spots, enjoy delicious dinner and live music to complete an unforgettable evening for you and your guests.


Menu is subject to change to ensure fresh produce of premium quality. Please specify if you are vegetarian upon booking.

Please Note

  • Adults may participate in an optional mast climb activity with an additional fee. Please inquire.

  • Children under 4 years old are allowed free of charge but must be under permanent parent/carer attention.

  • Boarding is 15 minutes prior to sailing time.

  • Cruise sails rain or shine. Please bring wet weather gear if it looks like rain.

  • Ponchos are available on board for free.

*Cruise Departure Points

The cruise departs from Campbell Cove EXCEPT on the following dates when the tour departs from Walsh Bay Wharf 2 Pontoon:


October - 20, 22, 29, 30

November - 09, 13, 19, 21, 24, 26

December - 01, 03, 05, 07, 09, 12, 15, 17, 20, 21, 24, 29, 30


January: 02, 04, 10, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 22, 23, 27, 30

February: 02, 03, 04, 05, 09, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 25, 26

March: 05, 08, 09, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 23, 27, 28, 30

April: 05, 08, 11, 15, 16, 22

September: 15, 27

October: 10, 20, 23, 27, 29

November: 02, 05, 07, 08, 14, 16, 18, 23, 24, 27, 28

December: 02, 06, 08, 12, 18, 22, 23, 29, 30

Cancellation Policy

  • All sales are final and non-refundable.

  • If the weather conditions and/or any other situation that makes the ship's operation unsafe as deemed by the Master of the Vessel, the event will, at the discretion of the Master, be cancelled. No refunds will be made.
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The cruise was great, the crew lovely. But the food was not what was in the photos when I booked and so very disappointing. Then when I went online to check, the photos had been removed and the menu we were served was there.


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The cruise was great, the crew lovely. But the food was not what was in the photos when I booked and so very disappointing. Then w...hen I went online to check, the photos had been removed and the menu we were served was there. more


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  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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