Vivid 2021
Departure: Pier 26, Wharf 1 | Darling Harbour near Helm Bar/aquarium. |
Boarding 17:15 | Departure 17:45 | Return 19:30

Vivid Spectacle Blueroom Early Cocktail Cruise

  • Vivid Spectacle Blueroom Early Cocktail Cruise

Get on board a luxury glassboat vessel to celebrate Vivid Sydney 2021 in style. Choose the exclusive Vivid Sydney Early cocktail cruise to enjoy 2 hours of luxury cruising, a delectable dinner and not to mention, breathtaking views of the lights and art installations. You can board the glassboat cocktail cruise at 5:15pm from the wharf to enjoy an amazing ride.

The glassboat has a cutting-edge design with glass walls on all sides, enabling 360° views from your seats. The best feature about the vessel is that every seat feels like a window seat on board. Get ringside views of the Vivid Sydney attractions backed by the sunset views at the harbour while you indulge in a freshly prepared canape menu with delicious drinks.


  • ​2hr Vivid Sydney dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour
  • Freshly prepared canape menu
  • Fully air-conditioned vessel with licensed bar
  • Selection of wines, beers & soft drinks


  • Cocktail style cruise onboard a multi-level glassboat
  • Watch the spectacular light show on Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and the city skyline
  • Uninterrupted views of Vivid Light installations right from your table
  • No overcrowding


Blueroom early coctail MENU


  • Huon Valley smoked salmon tartlets
  • KFC chicken drumettes (Korean-style)
  • Hand-cut salt + pepper squid + aioli
  • Gourmet veg pies + ketchup (v)
  • Punjabi samosas + coriander chutney (v)
Substantial Canapes
  • Spice rubbed roast chicken with chef’s potatoes
  • Orecchiette al limone with rocket and parmesan(v)
  • Classic beef stroganoff and butter rice





DELUXE CHEESE PLATTER - $36 (Ideal to share between 2 guests)
(Served after dessert)
  • Australian soft and hard cheeses + crackers + seasonal fruit + muscatels + walnuts + quince

*Indicative menu only. Menu may be subject to minor changes

*Requests for dietary (gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free), substitutions and modifications of menus will be politely declined, as we have an on board kitchen and our kitchen team is required to serve the menus within a required time period, of the respective cruises. All our cruises have at least one vegetarian menu option for seated & served menus. We cannot guarantee that certain products or ingredients (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.


A selection of beers, house sparkling, white and red wine, mineral water, soft drinks and juices for the duration of the cruise


  • Crown Lager
  • Pure Blonde
  • Coopers Premium Light
  • Hardy’s Brut Reserve Bubbly texture and rich fruit flavours & toasty character
  • Angus Moscato Hot pink sparkling with exotic mix of lychee, musk and spice
  • The Riddle Sauvignon BlancVibrant tropical fruit flavours, passionfruit lift, green apple crunch, crisp and refreshing
  • The Riddle Shiraz CabernetRich blackcurrant and raspberry fruit flavours with savoury notes and pepper spice
  • San Pellegrino sparkling mineral water
  • Fruit Juice (Orange & Apple)
  • Soft Drinks (Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Solo, Ginger Ale, Lemonade)

*Indicative beverage list only. Items may be subject to change

*Australian Cruise Group strictly adheres to NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol guidelines. This is not an unlimited beverage package. We request our guests to drink responsibly, enjoy alcoholic beverages in moderation and consistent with the concept of the cruise. You will be refused service by our crew on board at their absolute discretion if you do not comply with any reasonable request consistent with the NSW liquor license regulations and our house policy


Additional Info

  • Vivid Sydney is organised by the NSW Government and Destination NSW
  • If you have any special dietary requirements, please advise at the time of reservation
  • Cruise program and schedule may be subject to change 
  • All bookings prior to 30th November can be cancelled at any time up to 72 hours prior to the cruise date for a full refund. For clarity, a booking for 30th November can be cancelled up to 23:59 AEST on 26th November
  • All cancellation requests must be sent via email to Please forward us the E-ticket for a faster refund process. Once we have received your request, we will refund the ticket price paid in full to the exact credit card or payment method used for the booking.
  • No cancellation charges apply for individual bookings cancelled more than 72hours prior to the cruise. All cancellation requests received between 72 hours and 24 hours prior to departure will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • No show passengers, a confirmed passenger who fails to board a vessel prior to departure, will receive no refund irrespective of reasoning, and a no-show fee of 100% will apply.
  • All cancellations requests received within 24 hours prior to the cruise date are 100% non-refundable, irrespective of the cancellation reason.
  • Guests, who booked via online travel agents, or any other travel distribution partner, are advised to contact their booking provider for any cancellation or amendment request.
  • No guests below the age of 18 are permitted, including infants
  • We adhere strictly to NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol guidelines
  • Unfortunately we cannot accommodate requests for split bills onboard. Each table will be presented with 1 bill for all additional onboard purchases. Credit card payments are preferred.
  • All of our special event cruises are usually in high demand and fully booked prior to cruise date. The seating arrangements on board various cruises are planned by our Cruise Directors well in advance. If you have any special requests to be seated next to a particular group/friends booked on the same cruise, please advise us 7 days prior to cruise date.
  • All cruises operate subject to minimum loading to make it viable.
  • The Company reserves the right to transfer your booking to a similar cruise on the same cruise date.
  • We will advise you details of your new cruise by forwarding you a new e-ticket with all the cruise details.
  • We will always endeavour to assign you to a cruise that operates closer to your departure time and duration of cruise. On receiving your new e-ticket please review the cruise details including the menu and inclusions.
  • If you wish to not proceed with the scheduled new cruise please forward the new e-ticket to the following email ( at least 24 hours prior to departure so that we can reschedule your cruise to the next available departure.

Dress Code

  • Dress code is smart and elegant.
  • Female passengers are encouraged to dress up and shorts are not allowed.
  • Males are encouraged to bring a dinner jacket. Shorts, singlets and thongs are strictly not allowed.

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From $55


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