Australia Day Clearview Glass Boat Lunch Cruise
Full Price $160
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Australia Day Clearview Glass Boat Lunch Cruise

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Celebrate Australia Day on Sydney Harbour aboard Sydney’s newest glass boat that offers a quality all-inclusive Australia Day cruise package for discerning guests. Enjoy a 5-hour Sydney Harbour cruise, 4-course lunch, premium beverages and the best views of up to 6 exciting harbour events!

This Australia Day cruise is offered to just 240 guests, despite being licensed for 480 guests! Be rest assured there will be no overcrowding, no tour groups and no guests below 15 years. This is to ensure that guest comfort and harbour views are not compromised by packing the boat to capacity. This new glass boat has 3 levels of contemporary nautical design and elegance. You will be dining on the main deck in formal surrounds.

You can enjoy freshly prepared canapés & a 3-course lunch with select beer, wines and soft drinks included for the duration of the cruise. You will also be able to witness at least six thrilling and patriotic harbour events from your seats, as well as from the two other decks.

This is the perfect cruise to get into the spirit of being a true Australian as you feel like you're in the thick of all the harbour action. With colourful aquatic spectacles like the Ferrython, the Harbour Parade, the Regatta and symbolic events like the Tall Ships Parade, the RAAF aerial displays and the 21-Gun Salute, you will have all the excitement you can hope for and more!


10:45am: FERRYTHON (We don't chase the ferries)
See Sydney's beloved first fleet green and gold ferries (dressed and decorated) race from Shark Island to the finish line under the Harbour Bridge

21-Gun Salute to pay tribute to Australia

A display of a fleet of 10 yachts and 10 powerful tug boats moving in unison to a musical score
Red Berets and Russian Roolettes Flyover

See Sydney's Tall Ships as they race to the finish under the Harbour Bridge 

*Events based on the Australia Day 2016 harbour events
King Street Wharf

Cruise Inclusions

  • Luxury 5-hour Australia Day lunch cruise (incl. boarding)
  • Freshly prepared canapés & three-course lunch
  • Beers, wines & sparkling included during the cruise
  • Reserved seating at shared tables of 8 with waiter service
  • Experience at least 6 Australia Day harbour events

Cruise Highlights & Points of Interest

  • Australia Day celebrations on a Sydney's newest glass boat cruise
  • See the iconic Ferrython, RAAF Flyover, Navy Search & Rescue and more
  • Sky Deck and large mezzanine deck for event viewing
  • Air-conditioned dining saloon with large floor-to-ceiling windows
  • No large tour groups; no guests below 15 yrs; no overcrowding

Cruise Additional Information

  • Arrive at the wharf 15 minutes prior to boarding time
  • This cruise is restricted to 240 guests, for maximum guest comfort (the vessel is licensed for 430 guests)
  • Recommended Dress Code: To ensure your Clearview Australia Day cruise is a quality lunch cruise experience, we request your cooperation in adhering an appropriate dress code to celebrate Australia Day in a quality venue. We encourage green and gold or red, white and blue to enhance the Australia Day spirit
  • You will be refused boarding if you are not dressed appropriately and fail to meet the decorum of the cruise. Any customer refused boarding due to inappropriate dress code, as per the discretion of the captain and cruise director, will be offered a refund. Refund will only apply to the refused passenger, not the whole group. We appreciate your total cooperation
  • No guests below the age of 15 are permitted, including infants
  • Guests are welcome to the wheelhouse (please seek Captain’s permission)
  • For more information on the vessel, please contact the Captain on board
  • We recommend comfortable shoes (no high heels)
  • Cruise program and schedule are subject to change
  • This is not an unlimited beverages package. Select beers, wines and soft drinks are served through the cruise.  Beverage service will stop 15 minutes prior to end of cruise
  • We strictly adhere to NSW Responsible Service of Alcohol guidelines
  • Our captain will make every effort to position the vessel to see the Australia Day events. However, we are unable to guarantee the location which may be affected by various factors beyond our control (harbour traffic, weather, wind, etc.)

Cruise Menu


Bacon and egg sliders
Bruschetta of avocado, Roma tomatoes and chopped bocconcini
Grilled chorizo with tomato and chilli jam served with coriander
Assorted Danish pastries

FIRST FLAVOUR  (Shared entrée platter)

Smoked salmon, crème fraiche
Tandoori chicken tulips
Butterfly garlic, herb and chilli prawns


Oven roasted corn-fed chicken breast on Kipfler potatoes with chimichurri and parsnip roulade
Large ravioli parcels, beurreblanc (vegetarian option)


Heavenly tiramisu with crème fraiche and dried raspberry

*Sample menu only, subject to minor changes
* Requests for dietary (gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free), substitutions and modifications of menus on board our cruises 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.

Cruise Beverages

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 Blanc​
Vibrant tropical fruit flavours, passionfruit lift, green apple crunch, crisp and refreshing

The Riddle Shiraz Cabernet
Rich 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)

Website Terms & Conditions

  • These Terms and Conditions set out the terms on which you (on behalf of yourself and any person on whose behalf you are booking, together "you" or "your") book through Australian Cruise Group Pty Ltd ABN 89 152 554 302 (referred to as, we, us and our, in these Terms and Conditions) for all bookings, reservations, products and cruises operated by us including Sydney Showboats, Magistic Cruises, Cruising Restaurants of Sydney, Magistic Events, and any other cruises, websites, operations or entities operated by us. These Terms and Conditions constitute the agreement between you and us.
  • At the time of booking a cruise, you must pay for it in full. Once booked and paid for, all cruise tickets may be transferred at our discretion. Any requests to transfer a booking to another date or time must be made 72 hours prior to the cruise time, are subject to availability in the class and any promotional price of your booking and will incur a $10 transfer fee for each time a request is made. If in our discretion we agree to any transfers to a different class or promotional price, you must pay the difference between the original booked price and the price of any transferred booking. No agreement will arise between you and us until we have received payment at the time of booking in accordance with this clause. All group bookings and private charters require a 25% deposit in order to confirm the booking and full payment and confirmation is required 7 days prior to the cruise date.
  • All cruise fares are quoted in Australian Dollars and include Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST).
  • We reserve the right, if we consider necessary (for example, due to mechanical breakdown, for safety reasons or weather conditions), to substitute vessels without notice (including any vessels of a third party), deviate from a vessels advertised route, change any menu, service, schedule, program, performance or cruise fare. We will endeavour to provide a similar quality vessel, route, menu, service, schedule, program, performance or cruise fare (as the case may be) in these circumstances. In such circumstances, we will not be liable for your direct or indirect loss, or to refund any fares or portions of fares, nor will we be liable for any other damage, loss, expense, loss of time, disappointment, inconvenience, or any other consequential loss suffered by you.
  • Most of our menus are prepared in our galleys on board the vessels. Due to the high volume of demand on the catering team it will not always be possible to change a particular menu item to suit your requirements. Where possible, we will try and accommodate your special requests to vary certain ingredients in the menu item. However, we cannot guarantee that certain products or ingredients 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. In exceptional circumstances, with our prior written consent you (or one of your guests) may bring your own meal.
  • Our cruises operate on busy waterways and are subject to the risks and perils of cruising on such waterways including loss, damage and injury arising out of or in connection with changing tidal and weather conditions and the navigation of other craft. To the extent permissible by law, we will not be responsible in tort, contract or otherwise for any loss or damage arising out of injury or death sustained by you or any other passenger, howsoever arising and whether or not arising as a result of our negligence or failure to render due care and skill. You enter into this agreement and book and travel on our cruises at your own risk. If however any guarantees, terms, conditions or warranties are implied into this agreement by any law of the Commonwealth or New South Wales, the exclusion of which would contravene that law or cause part or all of this clause to be void, then to the extent permissible by law:

    (a) We exclude all other guarantees, terms, conditions and warranties; and
    (b) Our liability for breach of such guarantee, term, condition or warranty is limited to the supply of the relevant cruise again or the cost of re-supplying the cruise.
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  • Some of the tours, products and cruises we operate may be considered dangerous and you should be aware of the risks involved before participating, which may include injury or death. Where the tours, products and cruises include activities that could be considered dangerous, you assume all of the inherent risks which are applicable to those activities. Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude you from participating in activities and you are responsible for confirming your ability to participate. You must use caution when participating in activities and inform us of any medical or other conditions.
  • It is a condition of this agreement that any claim for loss or damage must be notified to us in writing within seven (7) days from the day the cruise finishes, and any court action, suit or proceeding must be brought no later than one (1) year from the same day. If you fail to comply with either of these conditions, we will be forever discharged from all claims, suits, actions and/or proceedings relating to or arising out of or in any way connected with the cruise and we will be discharged from all liability whatsoever, including any liability for negligence.
  • We may contract or arrange for third parties to provide the whole or part of the cruise and any related services to you. You must not bring any claims or actions against such third parties. If you bring such a claim or action in breach of this agreement, you agree to indemnify us and the person against whom the claim or action is made against the consequences of that claim or action. You agree that in entering into this agreement, we are acting as the agent of and trustee for each of our employees, officers, agents and subcontractors, and each of these persons is deemed to be a party to the contract for the purpose of entitling each of them to enforce, have the benefit of and rely upon these Terms and Conditions.
  • You must not bring any alcohol or illegal substances onto the vessel. We reserve the right to refuse you entry to the vessel, or to require you to disembark from the vessel, including due to your intoxication or for the safety of other passengers or the vessel.
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  • If any of these provisions are unenforceable, this shall not affect the enforceability of any other part of the provision or any other provision. In the event of inconsistency between these Terms and Conditions and any other terms, these Terms and Conditions will prevail to the extent of the inconsistency. No waiver or variation of this agreement will have binding effect unless such waiver or agreement is in writing and signed by us.

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Age 7 - 17
With Seat < 7 Years
2 adults + 2 children
Total Price $160
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