Life is a Cabaret
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World-Famous Sydney Harbour Views

Restaurant-Style Deluxe 3-Course Dinner Menu

Sydney’s Longest Running Cabaret Show

Only Dinner Cruise with Show on Sydney Harbour

Sydney Showboat Dinner Cruise Packages

Showboat Panache Dinner Cruise Sydney

  • Individual reserved table with social distancing
  • 3-hour Sydney Harbour Showboat dinner cruise
  • Seated and served 3-course menu
  • ‘Voyage of Love’ season 9 show
  • Restaurant style full waiter service
  • Fully air conditioned, theatre-style vessel
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Showboat Dinner Cruise Programme

7:00 pm
Welcome by our Showgirls Seated at your reserved table
7:30 pm
Showboat dinner cruise departs
7:35 pm
Prelude – ‘Voyage of Love’
8:00 pm
Great photos – cruising past the Opera House & Harbour Bridge
9:00 pm
It’s showtime! – ‘Voyage of Love’
10:00 pm
Cruise returns to wharf, farewell by cast

Life Is A Cabaret Australia’s Longest Running Cabaret Show

‘The Voyage of Love’ – an exciting cabaret show featuring a captivating array of outstanding Australian cast who bring together breathtaking dance moves and enchanting song routines from all around the world. But, it’s definitely our talented cast that makes the show exhilarating! Our glamorous all-Australian dancers, Showboat follies and vocally-enchanting songstress will awe you with their jaw-dropping performances that are guaranteed to leave you spellbound!

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Showboat Follies

Meet our all-Australian cast that will bedazzle you on Sydney Harbour every night.

Samuel McKeown II
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Ashlee Winmill
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Erikka Macpherson
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Jenna Kratzel
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Lana Hennes
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Cameron Forwood
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Mitchell Roach
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Alana Everett
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Anika Day
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Claudia Bowen
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Lauren Wilkins
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Madeleine Russell
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Megan Arkley
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Sherri Burrows
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Shikye Alyce Smith
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Jorja Buckingham
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Laura May
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Georgia Bower
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Michelle Screaigh
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Showboat History

Revolutionising the concept of waterfront dining on Sydney Harbour since 1987, Sydney Showboats has fashioned a league of its own in the cruising industry. Learn how the visionary Brian Gray took a giant leap into the future by rekindling the romance of the 1800s with this paddlewheeler dining venue. Since 1987, the Sydney Showboat dinner cruise has successfully delivered unforgettable experiences to over 7 million guests.

Showboat Paddlewheelers

Now Sydneysiders’ and visitors alike, can rekindle the romantic era of cruising on an authentic paddlewheeler. Why not take a trip down memory lane and express the thrill of the old paddlewheelers aboard the Sydney Showboat?

Experience a touch of nostalgia… paddlewheelers were the backbone of a romantic era of commerce and nation building in Australia which lasted nearly a century. It was in the late 1880s when Sydneysider’s last saw paddlewheel vessels plying on our harbour.

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Showboat Reviews

The team was amazing and the main singing had the most amazing voice. Can’t wait to come back in December with my staff.

Brendan

Outstanding service from the moment I walked in till the end Maitrade was outstanding so were the bar staff and waitresses Will definitely be back

Maria

Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and didn't disappoint. It was better than our last experience on this boat a few years ago. Would recommend to our friends even for a dinner cruise on the harbour with the show being a plus.

Louis

Overall It was amazing experience. Very organised and professional crew.

Richa

Loved it, had a lot of fun!

Malcolm

Appreciate that the cruise went ahead with extra precautions in these crazy times. We had a lovely night, thank you.

Shiree

Loved the dinner, cruise and experience, we will be back, thanks.

Kenny

Had a great night with relatives from UK saw the harbour, shame about the virus, may be we will do again in the future, hope your company can survive this bad time, NO MORE RUBY PRINCESS, in SYDNEY good luck and best wishes regards alex.

Alex

Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise Experience On A Showboat

‘Life is a cabaret’ onboard Sydney Showboats! The Sydney Harbour dinner cruises are simply breathtaking and are often considered as the best dining option. Sydney Showboats is a unique, paddle-wheeler cruise with theater-style interiors and wrap-around verandas exuding an irresistible old-world charm. There are numerous Sydney Harbour dinner cruises, but nothing compares to that of Sydney Showboats.

With more than 33 years of cruising experience, Sydney Showboats has entertained over 7 million guests and counting. Come aboard our Sydney dinner cruises and experience a restaurant-quality dinner, combined with a world-class cabaret show of exceptional Australian talent, topped by stunning harbour views. Enjoy a delicious dinner at a reserved table, complete with polite & friendly waiter service. All dishes are freshly-prepared onboard by expert chefs, using the best local ingredients, ensuring all elements of your dinner are perfect - making it a meal to remember.

Post dinner, you are treated to a 1-hour live cabaret show – ‘Voyage of Love’, showcasing the best of music, dance and theatre expressions by an internationally acclaimed troupe. A cavalcade of ever-changing performances and costumes that is sure to get you excited, it showcases the cultural elements of iconic world locations, all while celebrating the universal language of love!

That’s not all! You will be mesmerised by Sydney’s famous attractions such as Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Take in spectacular views as you cruise past the Harbour Bridge and see the world-famous sails of Opera House as you stroll the wrap-around verandas of the Showboat. While dining, see Sydney’s glittering skyline & harbour icons from the wide cathedral windows. The cruise also has an Azure Deck, which is a large outer deck with private dining saloons, perfect for small private parties.

Get on board Sydney Showboat, one of the most popular Sydney Harbour dinner cruises for an entertaining end to a perfect day out in Sydney! Our daily Sydney Harbour dinner cruises operate from King Street Wharf 5 between 7:00pm and 10:00pm. Although there are plenty of Sydney dinner cruises available only Sydney Showboat offers the famous cabaret show “ Voyage of Love ” along with delicious dinner ensuring an unforgettable cruising experience.

There are numerous Sydney Harbour dinner cruises perfect for hosting special occasions be it your birthday, an anniversary or a Christmas party with colleagues. The Sydney Showboats offers unique all-inclusive party packages to make your special occasion more memorable.

If you’re eager to imbibe the essence of the city then a Sydney Harbour dinner cruise is the one you should opt for. Our large purpose-built fleet of fully air-conditioned Sydney Harbour dinner cruises with stage and full audio-visual suite is ideal for hosting large events like business meetings, conferences or weddings on Sydney Harbour. The theatre-style layout of the Showboats provides you with space and flexibility to conduct a seamless event on Sydney Harbour, whatever the occasion! The Sydney Showboat dinner cruises are equipped with a mezzanine level and a private Azure Deck that offer ample space and flexibility to host a seamless private dinner party on Sydney Harbour.

Sydney Showboats is also famous for harbour event cruises – much sought-after & world-famous New Year’s Eve Fireworks cruises, Australia Day Harbour lunch and dinner cruises, cruises during Vivid Sydney Light Festival, the Sydney to Hobart Boxing Day Yacht Race and our very renowned Christmas Day buffet lunch cruise on Sydney Harbour.

Our team is dedicated to upholding the highest standards of passenger safety and comfort. We comply with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) regulations with both Showboat vessels undergoing periodic maintenance.

Sydney harbour dinner cruise is the best way to experience the city's charm. Why not enhance your harbour experience with a Sydney dinner cruise that offers a dazzling show and variety entertainment as well? Book your Sydney Showboat dinner cruise today!

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The Floating Theatre – Sydney Showboats Dinner Cruise

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