Showboat Sydney New Year’s Eve Fireworks Cruise

Countdown to a new year from centre stage as you watch Sydney’s world-famous New Year’s Eve fireworks displays and harbour events on board a luxury glass boat. The all-inclusive Sydney Showboat New Year’s Eve fireworks cruise offers incredible views of the harbour and is definitely a ‘place-to-be’ this New Year’s Eve.



31 December 2021


AUD$1,100 (Adult & Child)

Special offer - AUD$770 (limited time only)

*No child under 7 years old allow on this cruise

  • Boat positioned in the exclusion zone for prime fireworks viewing
  • Spectacular views of Sydney’s world-famous fireworks across the harbour
  • Restaurant-quality dining on an air-conditioned boat
  • No children under 7 years old
  • No overcrowding
  • All-inclusive package with cruise, dinner, drinks and entertainment
  • World famous cabaret show featuring an Australian cast
  • Live DJ and party music
  • 6h45min NYE firework cruise
  • Individual reserved tables
  • Deluxe 5 course seated and served menu
  • Premium beer, wine & spirits included
  • Boat in exclusion zone – great views


(please read our condition notes carefully)


FIRST FLAVOUR (entrée platter shared between two guests)

  • Smoked salmon & prawn ceviche with chilli and virgin olive oil
  • Caramelized fig and radicchio with balsamic reduction (gf, v, df)
  • Roasted breast of duck with blackberries and golden raisins


  • Butterfly West Australian prawns with garlic butter and micro herbs


  • Prime Australian beef, chef’s special potatos with glazed heirloom baby root carrots and eschalot and shiraz jus


  • Grilled Tasmanian salmon fillet with garlic, parsley and pine nuts, mashed potatoes, glazed heirloom baby root carrots and eschalot and sauce vierge

SWEET FLAVOUR (Platter shared between two guests)

  • Chef’s special dessert platter

FINAL FLAVOUR (Platter shared between two guests)

  • Selection of 3 premium Australian cheeses with dried fruits and crisp lavosh.



  • Salad of asparagus, fig, heirloom tomatoes, zucchini flower, hazelnuts and kalamata olives


  • Haloumi with broad beens, roasted garlic and capers


  • Beetroot ravioli with pine nuts, raisins and beurre blanc

SWEET FLAVOUR (Platter shared between two guests)

  • Seasonal fruit platter

FINAL FLAVOUR (Platter shared between two guests)

  • Selection of 3 premium Australian cheeses with dried fruits and crisp lavosh

*Sample menu only, subject to minor changes

*request 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. Comments made by our staff are only to assist you in making an informed decision.

  • 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, singles and thongs are strictly not allowed.
  • No refund for cancellation after 29th Nov 2021.
  • All guests under 18  must be under adult supervision.
  • Boarding commences from King Street Wharf. The vessel will not wait for any late arrivals. If you miss the departure, there will be no refund.
  • Odd number bookings (e.g. 1,3.5,7 guests) is seated on shared table of 2.
  • Please familiarise yourself with the wharf and provide sufficient time to arrive at the wharf – at least 30 minutes prior to boarding. King Street Wharf is public wharf and there will be many boats using the wharf prior to and after this departure. Thus, it is essential to arrive on time.
  • Expect heavy traffic in the city and plan your travel in advance.
  • NSW responsible service of alcohol laws apply.
  • 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 of your ticket with you to ensure access to the city and King Street Wharf.
  • High heels are not recommended. Safe and boat-friendly footwear recommended.
  • Please contact Australian Cruise Group until 5pm on 02 8296 7351 for further queries.
  • Over the last 16 years, our guests have always enjoyed prime viewing of the fireworks display from the exclusion zone assigned for cruise boats by NSW Road 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.
  • 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 of 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.
  • 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.
  • Please read Australian Cruise Group’s Special Event Tickets & Booking Conditions here
  • Australian Cruise Group’s Passengers Terms of Service here
  • Please prefer to QueenTours’ general terms & conditions
  • By Train: get off Town Hall Station & walk to Darling Harbour Wharf 5 (approx 10 – 15 mins walk).
  • By Light Rail: Get off at QVB & walk to Darling Harbour Wharf 5 (approx 10 – 15 mins walk).
  • Parking: Cinema Centro Car Park (521 Kent St) is one of the close car park to get to Darling Harbour. Check out their parking rates  here

Departures from

Address: Voucher exchange @ Wharf 5,

32 The Promenade, King Street Wharf 5, Sydney NSW 2000

Boarding time

⏰ Exchange Voucher: 6:00 PM @ Wharf 5 Australian Cruise Group Office

⏰ Boarding: 6: 15 PM | Depart: 7: 00 PM sharp | Return: 1:00 AM (next day)