Vivid Sydney 2021

Departure: King Street Wharf |
Boarding 18:45 | Departure 19:05 | Return 21:45

Vivid Sydney 3-hr Magistic Dinner Cruise (Fri & Sat)

  • Vivid Sydney Magistic 3-Hour Buffet Dinner Cruise

With Vivid Sydney crossing a decade since its inception, the evolution of the displays is palpable. With the pioneers of the field of light design spearheading this annual festival with magnanimous projections and interactive displays, Sydney is soon to again become the world’s largest outdoor museum.

Cruising on a multi-million dollar catamaran along the harbour promises the most premium vantage point for your Vivid Sydney experience. Pre-book and reserve your table early on to enjoy great value-for-money prices! The expansive outdoor decks allow for unparalleled views of the Vivid Lights displays. Enjoy a deluxe buffet dinner with drinks, stroll the outer decks and marvel on the Vivid Sydney spectacle that unfurls.


  • 3-hr Vivid Sydney dinner cruise
  • Deluxe buffet dinner and individual reserved tables
  • Beverages for duration of cruise


  • Front-row access to the Vivid Sydney light displays across the Sydney harbour
  • Illuminated Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House make for incredible photo-ops
  • Vivid views and restaurant-style buffet dining unlike any water-front restaurant
  • A quality Sydney Harbour cruising experience due to no overcrowding


  • Freshly cooked prawns (served with cocktail sauce & fresh lemon)
  • Caesar salad (cos lettuce, parmesan cheese, crouton, Caesar salad dressing – bacon served separately)
  • Crispy crunchy apple and fennel salad (served with walnuts, rocket and honey dressing)
  • Caramelised cauliflower with shaved broccoli (served with creamy dressing)
  • Double bean and pesto salad
  • Fresh mixed leaves
  • Baked fish with braised leeks, tomato & olives
  • Beef burgundy (slow-cooked beef in red wine and vegetables)
  • Sweet potato gratin (mix of sweet and white potatoes baked with cream & cheese)
  • Traditional Indian butter chicken
  • Orecchiette pasta (served with fresh basil & tomato sauce)
  • Medley of roasted vegetables with Italian herbs
  • Oriental fried rice
DESSERT PLATTER (Shared between two guests)
  • Vanilla bean panna cotta | Rich chocolate cake | Heavenly tiramisu

*Indicative menu only. Items may be subject to change at any time without notice

* 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 and buffets also offer vegetarian choice. 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.


BEERS - Choice of any of the beers from the list
  • Crown Lager
  • Pure Blonde
  • Coopers Premium Light
  • Hardy’s Brut Reserve (Sparkling Wine) Vibrant bubbly texture and rich fruit flavours and toasty character
  • 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
SOFT DRINKS AND JUICES - Choice of any of the soft drinks or juices from the list
  • Fruit Juice (Orange & Apple)
  • Soft Drinks (Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Solo, Ginger Ale, Lemonade)

Additional Info

  • Arrive at the wharf 15 minutes prior to boarding time and collect your boarding pass
  • Vivid Sydney is organised by the NSW Government and Destination NSW
  • Odd number bookings (e.g.1, 3, 5, 7 guests) may be subject to shared tables
  • Guests are welcome to the wheelhouse (please seek Captain’s permission) For more information on the vessel, please contact the Captain on board
  • Cruise program and schedule may be subject to change
  • Beverage service for the duration of the cruise; from boarding (selection of beer, wine & soft drinks), beverage service will stop 15 minutes' prior to end of cruise
  • We adhere strictly to NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol guidelines
  • Please note that whilst we are delighted to welcome well-behaved children on board our vessels/cruising restaurants, we do not provide high chairs due to safety reasons. If you have infants, like an airline, you must book and pay the relevant price and declare at time of booking, as they must be included in the manifest. If infants are booked, we will facilitate extra space for stroller or pram on request.
  • There are no baby-changing facilities on board
  • Children under the age of 16, cruising on our vessels, must always be under the supervision of their accompanying adults at all times. Under no circumstances, should children be allowed to run around inside the vessel or on the outer decks or lean over balustrades. Safety is our #1 priority and it is the obligation of the parents/guardians to uphold the safety of the children cruising with them. It is extremely important for parents/guardians to ensure that their guests below the age of 16 are always well behaved, so as not to impact the enjoyment of any other guests onboard.
  • Magistic Cruises offers a buffet menu on our dinner cruises. We do not offer special dietary menus. The buffet menu is designed to cater for the majority of guest expectations. Please refer to our menus online before you make your booking
  • The menu items are labelled and includes a choice for vegetarian, halal and gluten-free. As all the dishes are prepared in our galley on board, we cannot give 100% guarantee that certain ingredients will not be in our dishes eg. nuts etc.
  • For serious food allergies, we request our customers to make their own decision on selecting dishes from the buffet. Our staff comments are only to assist you in choosing your dishes. However, the final decision must rest with you. The company explicitly accepts no liability
  • 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.
  • Beverage service for the duration of the cruise: Service begins from boarding (a selection of beer, wine & soft drinks) and stops 15 minutes prior to the end of cruise

Fri & Sat



Online Price From

Child (5 - 14 Yrs) $60
Infant (<5 Yrs) $30

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