Sydney NYE Clearview Sky Deck Fireworks Cruise

4.5 based on all time ratings

Bid goodbye to 2023 with a spectacular New Year’s Eve cruise on board the Clearview’s exclusive Sky Deck. You don’t want to miss out on this exclusive NYE cruise experience!
The 7hr 45min cruise on the stylish Clearview Glass Boat offers roving views of Sydney Harbour all throughout the night. Your cruise experience is made more special with a gourmet 5-course dinner and selection of premium drinks. There is also live DJ music and much more, making this evening one to remember! 

Access to the Sky Deck, located at the top deck of the Clearview is available exclusively to discerning guests, giving them access to world-class luxury.
At 9pm and 12pm, watch the night sky light up in a dazzling display of lights and colours as the iconic Sydney New Year fireworks display goes off, welcoming 2023 in spectacular fashion! The vessel will be located in a pre-designated area by NSW Maritime during fireworks. 
So choose one of the best Sydney New Year’s Eve cruises and be rest assured of an exclusive NYE cruising experience on Sydney Harbour. 

Book this 2023 NYE cruise now and avail Early Bird discounts!

*This cruise is not offered to guests below 14 yrs, including infants

*SMART DRESS CODE APPLIES, Please refer to Additional Information for more details

  • Departure
  • Cruise Inclusions
  • Cruise Menu
  • Customer Review
  • Cruise Route & Attractions
  • Additional Info

Departure Details

Departure Location King Street Wharf 5

  • Boards 17:30

  • Departs 18:15

  • Returns 01:15

Cruise Inclusions

  • 7hr 45min deluxe NYE cruise on a luxury glass boat boasting 360° harbour views
  • Exclusive access to the Sky Deck to best experience all the harbour events
  • Dance to live music as you cruise past the Opera House and Harbour Bridge
  • Vessel positioned in exclusion zone for prime views of the NYE fireworks
  • Deluxe 5-course seated & served dinner prepared to perfection by chefs on board
  • Enjoy service of beers, wines & spirits for the duration of the cruise
  • No guests under the age of 14, including infants

Cruise Menu

Beverage Package

2022 Sample beverage list. Final beverage list to be confirmed by October 2023.

Selection of Premium Beers
James Squire 150 LASHES
Cooper Light

Selection of Premium Wines & Sparkling
Chandon Brut Non-Vintage, Yarra Valley, VIC
Deviation Road Sauvignon Blanc, Adelaide Hills, SA
Kooyong Estate Chardonnay, Mornington Peninsula, VIC
Collector ‘Shoreline’ Sangiovese Rose, Canberra, ACT
Jim Barry The McRae Wood Shiraz, Clare Valley, SA
Opawa Pinot Noir, Marlborough, NZ

Selection of Spirits 
Available on request

Selection of Soft Drinks & Sparkling Water

Customer Reviews

We had the BEST New Years Eve EVER!! Your cruise on Sydney Harbour was above and beyond our expectations. The crew were sensational and very friendly and happy. The Food and beverage selection was outstanding. The live music was fabulous and we have already started to gather a big group for NYE 2023 on the Clearview!! Thank you and we are COMING BACK !!!!


Thank you very much again for another great NYE experience. Juliana and her team were excellent throughout our cruise; every one of the team was extremely friendly and great fun. All the very best to everyone at Australian Cruise Group for 2023 and we'll be back to book for NYE 2023 very soon. Cheers, Gary and Jean


Staff were absolutely amazing! Thank you for a really fun night! Booking staff (Rosie and team) were super helpful and understanding with all the Covid restrictions, last minute changes etc. thank you guys!


The best night of my time in Australia! It was incredible! Thanks a lot to all the staff there! Happy new year!


Excellent and the best New Year we ever had on the boat. We’ve met different lovely and friendly people around the world, Swiss, Taiwanese, Chinese, German, Americans and the Aussie. The foods are delicious, staffs well organised and efficient. Music band are great. Overall I rated ten stars⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️. I would highly recommend this Clearview Glass boat.👍🏽👍🏽👍🏽

Rolf Max

Cruise Route & Attractions

  • Barangaroo
    • Cruise past this spectacular 22-hectare waterfront precinct, which was previously a disused container terminal on the edge of Sydney’s CBD
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
    • Cruise under this magnificent bridge also nicknamed ‘The Coat Hanger’ because of its arched design
  • Sydney Opera House
    • Come face-to-face with this distinctive masterpiece of 20th century architecture that is synonymous with modern-day Sydney
  • Fort Denison
    • Cruise around this heritage island fort, an ancient military Martello Tower, which once upon a time housed prisoners
  • Lady Macquarie’s Chair
    • Specially commissioned for Governor Macquarie’s wife, this chair was carved out of a sandstone rock ledge by convicts in 1810
  • Luna Park
    • See the welcoming ‘moon face’ of this rare surviving amusement park featuring fantasy architecture in the Art Deco style of the 1930s

Additional Information

  • All odd number bookings (1, 3, 5, 7, 9 etc.. ) will be seated at shared tables, subject to the cruise director’s discretion. 
  • All bookings for 1 guest will be seated at shared tables of 2.
  • NEW YEAR'S EVE CRUISE BOOKINGS CAN BE CANCELLED UPTO 30th OCTOBER FOR A FULL REFUND. For clarity, a booking for New Year’s Eve cruise on 31st December can be cancelled up to 23:59 AEST on 30th October.
  • 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 bookings cancelled prior to 30th October. All cancellation requests received between 1st November and 30th November prior to departure will incur a 40% cancellation fee. All cancellation requests received between 1st December and 15th December will incur a 60% 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 cancellation requests received within 15 days 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 14 years of age
  • All guests between 14 -18 must be under adult supervision
  • Australian Cruise Group fleet vessels are Covid Safe and adhere to all NSW Government protocol
  • Please refer to the most recent NSW government NYE guidelines in relation to access to the Sydney CBD, transport and other requirements. Please carry a printed copy or your ticket with you to ensure access to the city and King Street Wharf
  • All bookings for 1 guest will be seated on shared tables of 2
  • All guests/passengers must carefully check the booking confirmation and invoice and ensure that date of cruise, number of guests and all cruise inclusions and prices are correct. If necessary please contact our customer service team on (612) 8296 7296 within 24 hours of making the booking  or by email to
  • ‘No Show’ fees apply for any passenger who fails to board the booked cruise. Please note, we make every effort to ensure our cruises depart on time. It is highly recommended that all passengers are ready for boarding 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time
  • Please exchange your New Year's Eve cruise ticket at our King Street Wharf 5 office (boarding point) prior to departure – your boarding pass will be available for collection from 12pm on the 31st December. We recommend you arrive a minimum of 1 hour prior to the scheduled boarding time
  • It's essential you produce (mandatory requirement) bonafied identification (passport or Australian drivers license) to collect your boarding pass
  • You will also be required to present the credit card used to purchase your cruise online at check-in
  • New Years Eve cruise is an annual event and the tickets are not transferrable. Any reference about transfer of the tickets or any other related terms in the general terms and conditions does not apply to New Years Eve and any other special Harbour events cruises. ​
  • Sydney Harbour has very strict marine pollution (MARPOL) regulations. YOU OR YOUR GUESTS MUST NOT THROW ANY OBJECT INTO THE HARBOUR WHILST ON BOARD (Including cigarette butts, glassware & bottles). You will be liable to all fines imposed by the regulatory authority on behalf of you or your group. You are only allowed to smoke within designated smoking areas on board. As part of our privacy policy, if requested by authorities we are forced to disclose your details to regulators. Please refrain yourself and your group members from breaching these regulations at all times. We appreciate your cooperation.

  • Since 1999, our guests have always enjoyed prime views of the fireworks display from the exclusion zone assigned for cruise boats by NSW Roads and Maritime. Your Captain will make every effort to position the vessel for optimum viewing of the fireworks display. The exact location of the vessel cannot be guaranteed due to the heavy traffic and congestion on the harbour or due to any prevailing wind conditions. 
  • Since 1999, the annual Sydney fireworks display has been organised by the City of Sydney with no disruption. By purchasing this ticket, you acknowledge that if the fireworks are cancelled for any unforeseen reason, there will be no partial or full refund offered by Australian Cruise Group
  • 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 New Years Eve cruises are generally fully booked. We are unable to accommodate requests for change of seating onboard as all the seating plans are finalised 72 hours prior to the cruise. 

  • We strictly adhere to Responsible Service of Alcohol Guidelines. Intoxicated passengers will be removed from the vessel by the Captain, and if required with the assistance of water police. You are not allowed to carry any alcohol or illicit drugs on board.
  • All guests must be over the age of 18 years in order to have alcoholic beverages under NSW regulations – guests under the age of 18 years will be served soft drinks and juices only
  • Strictly no BYO food or beverages
  • Beverage service (a selection of wine, beer and soft drinks) commences at the time of boarding and ceases 15 minutes prior to the end of the cruise
  • 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.

  • We reserve the right to allocate your booking to the relevant vessel in our fleet which will be operating the cruise you have booked.
  • We reserve the right to substitute the vessel without notice. Please refer to the website for full terms & conditions.
  • We strictly adhere to Responsible Service of Alcohol Guidelines. Intoxicated passengers will be removed from the vessel by the Captain, and if required with the assistance of water police. You are not allowed to carry any alcohol or illicit drugs on board.
  • Cruises once booked are 100% non-refundable. If you have less passengers than previously booked, you will not be entitled to a refund.
  • Without notice, the company reserves the right to conduct security checks by licensed personnel prior to boarding, without any notice. 
  • New Years Eve cruise is an annual event and the tickets are not transferrable. Any reference about transfer of the tickets or any other related terms in the general terms and conditions does not apply to New Years Eve and any other special Harbour events cruises. 
  • Please refer to our full passengers terms and conditions on the following link;

  • Crew onboard under the leadership of our Cruise Directors will make every effort to make sure your New Years Eve is truly enjoyable. Please see our onboard Cruise Director if you are unsatisfied with any aspect of the food and beverage services. 

  • Requests from our guests for dietary requirements (gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free), substitutions and modifications of menus on board our cruises will be politely declined, as our kitchen team prepares the meals in our onboard kitchens. As we cater for large number of guests in a relatively small meal time, it is not practical for us to accommodate to such requests within the given time frame. All of our cruises have at least one vegetarian menu option for seated & served menus. Buffet menus also offer vegetarian choice. We cannot guarantee that certain products or ingredients (halal, nuts, gluten, diary, etc.) will not be in our food, and we explicitly accept no liability in this regard. For serious food allergies you must make own decisions on selecting meals. Comments made by our staff are only to assist you in making an informed decision.

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