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Spirit of Melbourne Dinner Cruise

Spend an evening on the Yarra River during this Melbourne dinner cruise. As you admire the twinkling city lights reflecting on the water, enjoy a 4-course gourmet meal of dishes like smoked lamb and pork loin. This fine dining experience includes beer, wine and spirits, as well as coffee, tea, dessert, port and a cheese plate. Cruise past attractions like Federation Square and the Royal Botanic Gardens while soaking up the elegant and relaxing atmosphere of the boat.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Champagne & Seafood Brunch Cruise - A Decadent Spread at High Sea

Enjoy a scenic cruise along the Yarra River while feasting on a delicious seafood lunch. Watch the sights of central Melbourne go by as you relax on the spacious Melbourne Showboat, a beautifully renovated vintage ferry. Sip on a welcome glass of bubbly as you cruise away from Docklands, and then dine to your appetite’s delight on a fresh seafood buffet.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Melbourne City and Williamstown Ferry Cruise

Cruise from Melbourne to the historic seaport city of Williamstown while soaking up the sights along the Yarra River. Spend as much time as you like in Williamstown, where you can browse art galleries, explore local seafaring history or enjoy a coffee or meal at one of the many charming cafés. Customize your cruise options and travel one-way in either direction or take a round-trip cruise for a delightful day trip.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Port of Melbourne and Docklands Sightseeing Cruise

Enjoy a new perspective of Melbourne’s port and Docklands area as you cruise down the Yarra River toward Hobson’s Bay. Learn about Melbourne’s history as a 19th-century port town while watching the sights go by on this 1-hour, narrated tour.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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SUNSET PIZZA CRUISE - YARRA RIVER, MELBOURNE

Boat cruising and pizza go together like Jay Z and Beyonce. This spectacular way to see Melbourne’s scenic waterways on sunset along with a traditional wood-fired 'on water' pizza is an experience you won't forget.- Includes choice of pizza- Bring Your Own Drinks! (We supply ice)- Includes bathroom stop(s)- Suitable for all ages
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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2-Day Combo: Melbourne City Tour, Yarra River Cruise and Great Ocean Road Day Trip

Save big with this great-value super saver, combining three of the most popular Melbourne tours into one money-saving deal. Set sail for a scenic 1-hour cruise along the Yarra River, then explore Melbourne’s best bits on a sightseeing coach tour, visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens, The Docklands, St Kilda and the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Then, embark on Australia’s most famous road trip with a full-day tour of the Great Ocean Road, including photo opportunities at Apollo Bay and The Twelve Apostles.
  • Duration: 2 days
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  • Duration: 2 days
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Luxury Private 90min Wine and Cheese Yarra River Cruise

Get the ultimate luxury boating experience on this 90-minute private cruise on the Yarra River. With a dedicated skipper to navigate and provide engaging commentary on the sights, you'll depart from the Docklands and sail past Melbourne's riverside attractions. Take great photos from your vantage point on the water, sip a bottle of wine, and dig in to the provided cheese plate featuring local products. This private tour for just you and your party ensures personalized attention and plenty of chance to ask questions.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Private Yacht Cruise From Port Douglas to The Great Barrier Reef

Relish the good life on a private luxury yacht tour with a renowned, expert host from Port Douglas, to visit one of the seven wonders of the natural world; The Great Barrier Reef. This wonderful excursion will feature an abundance of spectacular scenery and splendid activities, such as snorkeling, sightseeing, and immersing among nature!*Guests staying in Cairns will be provided with complimentary private transport to and from Port Douglas Marina to embark on this cruise. 
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Duration: 1 day
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Highlights of Melbourne Cruise

Discover Melbourne’s history and highlights on this guided Yarra River cruise. Float past the city’s towering skyscrapers and lovely urban gardens while learning about the transformation of this vibrant city from 19th-century port town to a modern cultural capital. Your sightseeing cruise will take you upriver and downriver for a scenic overview of attractions on both banks.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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3-hour Eco-Tour on a Boat in the Royal Botanic Gardens

Dine on a boat in Melbourne’s lovely Royal Botanic Gardens. Begin your excursion with a guided shopping tour of the Queen Victoria Market. Stop at the Shrine of Remembrance to learn about Australian war history. Take a tram to the gardens and spend some time exploring on foot. Board your boat at the park’s Ornamental Lake, then eat as you admire the local flora and fauna.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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River Gardens Melbourne Sightseeing Cruise

Take in a bounty of Melbourne’s highlights along the scenic Yarra River on this narrated sightseeing cruise. Spend a delightful hour aboard a riverboat as you glide under the Princes Bridge and past beautiful river gardens, Herring Island, the Melbourne Cricket Ground and other top cultural attractions.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Melbourne Blues Brothers Evening Cruise

Spice up your sightseeing with entertainment from a Blues Brothers tribute band on this unforgettable 4-hour evening cruise of Melbourne. Admire views of Port Philip Bay, Williamstown and St Kilda Beach; make the most of the on-board bar (own expense); and dance to iconic tunes by artists such as Aretha Franklin, James Brown, and Ray Charles.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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SUNRISE COFFEE CRUISE - YARRA RIVER, MELBOURNE

See Melbourne in a magical light on our sunrise boat cruise. Make sure you bring your camera because the Yarra River views at dawn are breathtaking. And don't mind the early rise, we supply the coffee!- Includes delivered coffee of choice- Suitable for all ages* We need minimum 4 people to run tour
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Melbourne Yarra River 2.5-Hour Buffet Lunch Cruise Including Seafood

Pair a trip down Melbourne’s Yarra River with a scrumptious buffet lunch on a gourmet river cruise. Sip a welcome glass of Champagne and snack on canapés while gliding past downtown skyscrapers and historic shipyards into the open bays of St. Kilda and Williamstown. A generous buffet lunch featuring carving stations, fresh seafood, and salads offers choices for any taste, while live music keeps the onboard mood festive.
  • Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Duration: 2 hours 45 minutes
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Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise

Enjoy a 6-hour catamaran tour of The Prom. Sail to Wilsons Promontory National Park and marvel at humpback whales as they migrate south. See the historic lighthouse, Refuge Cove, and Waterloo Bay. This cruise includes tea, snacks, and a delicious homemade lunch. The boat features indoor and outdoor decks for passengers’ comfort.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Melbourne Cup Carnival: Spring Racing Day Cruise Package

Travel to Flemington Racecourse in style with a festive river cruise from Melbourne! You’ll be well taken care of as you make your way to and from the Spring Racing Carnival, with morning and afternoon tea, a gourmet buffet lunch and unlimited premium wine and beer. Beat the traffic and crowds and simply relax on the sundeck as you cruise along the Yarra River. Enjoy onboard entertainment on the return cruise to Melbourne’s Victoria Harbor.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Port Phillip Bay Sailing and Yarra River Cruise by Traditional Timber Tall Ship from Melbourne

Take a 3-hour sailing tour on Port Phillip Bay aboard a traditional tall ship. Depart Melbourne from the Docklands and glide down the Yarra River to Port Phillip Bay, soaking in views of the skyline and landmarks along the way. Enjoy coffee, tea and snacks served on board the elegant 60-foot (18-meter) timber boat, which has been carefully restored to mint condition. The captain and crew provide informative commentary about the sights and the boat throughout your tour.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Australia Day Afternoon or Sunset Cruise from Melbourne

Celebrate Australia Day with a 2.5-hour cruise aboard an atmospheric Melbourne Showboat. Travel through the harbor from the Yarra River to Port Phillip Bay, passing the Docklands, Williamstown, Port Melbourne and St Kilda Beach. Choose from either the daytime or sunset tour according to your preference.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Melbourne Blues Cruise

Immerse yourself in Melbourne's vibrant blues music scene on this 4-hour Blues Cruise. Aboard the Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat, find a comfortable seat and settle in for an evening of music from two live acts and an onboard DJ. Watch evening settle over Melbourne and the city lights twinkle on while dancing to blues jams. Purchase drinks from two fully-stocked bars, food is also available if you get hungry. See Itinerary section for upcoming schedule.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Melbourne New Year's Eve Party Cruise

Celebrate the New Year in style with a Yarra River party Cruise! Dine on appetizers and a cocktail finger food dinner and enjoy free-flowing drinks throughout the night. An onboard DJ provides dance-worthy tunes to keep the party going as the clock ticks toward midnight and beyond. Raise a glass to new beginnings and enjoy a fantastic view of downtown Melbourne’s fireworks display from the river. Choose from two different cruises tailored to a certain age group for a fun and social scene.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Mother's Day Champagne and Seafood Cruise

Make your mom happy by having Mother's Day planned in advance — book this 2.5-hour dinner or brunch cruise on a vintage ferry. Mom can take in views of the Yarra River while digging into a meal of salad, seafood, and dessert and sipping a glass of included Champagne.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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MELBOURNE: SKIPPER YOURSELF ON YARRA RIVER

You don't need to have a boat licence or be an old salty to skipper yourself and explore Melbourne's spectacular Yarra River in our easy-to-operate electric boats. Get your crew of up to 9 people and see Melbourne from amazing new perspective. No boat licence required Up to 9 peopleBring your own snacks & drinksSuitable for all agesDog friendly!
  • Duration: 1 to 4 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 to 4 hrs
  • Free Cancellation
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