Spectacular New Orleans-style paddlewheeler on Sydney Harbour

Sydney Showboat Dinner Cruise

Spectacular New Orleans-style paddlewheeler on Sydney Harbour
Online Price $139
Full Price $167
Departure Location King Street Wharf - 5
Boards 19:00
Departs 19:30
Returns 22:00
  • 3-hour Sydney Harbour dinner cruise
  • Seated and served 3-course menu
  • 'Voyage of Love' season 9 show
  • Individual reserved table & social distancing
  • Restaurant style full waiter service
  • Fully air conditioned, theatre-style vessel

Australia’s Longest Running Cabaret Show Since 1987

Charming follies with riveting moves will take your breath away
Catch live the best performance by the Australia's leading artists
Witness the brilliant moves by the dancers, follies and songstresses on board
Sway to the lovely tunes sung by talented songstresses on board the Showboat

'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!

Showboat Dinner Cruise Programme

Awe-inspiring artists with their career best moves and acts onboard the Showboat
Welcome by our ShowgirlsSeated at your reserved table
Theatre-style pillarless layout with individual reserved tables
Showboat dinner cruise departs
Enjoy the riveting moves by the stunning folliues on board the showboat
Prelude - 'Voyage of Love'
Get a breathtaking perspective of the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge
Great photos – cruising past the Opera House & Harbour Bridge
Fascinating cosyume changes and dance steps by the talented artists
It’s showtime! – ‘Voyage of Love’
Indulge in a memorable cruise exuding an old-world charm
Cruise returns to wharf, farewell by cast

Frequently Asked questions

What is included in the Dinner Cruise Menu?

The 3-course menu includes an entrée platter, a main course and dessert. The entrée platter includes smoked salmon, prawn ceviche and vegetarian samosas. The main dish is an oven-roasted chicken breast with sides. For dessert, we alternatively serve the chef’s Deconstructed Eton Mess and Heavenly Tiramisu. We also serve an equally impressive 3-course vegetarian dinner.

When is dinner served on the Showboat?

The entrée is served when you board. Dinner service continues after the prelude to the show, between 7:30 and 9pm.

What is the show about?

The ‘Voyage of Love’ is a glamourous cabaret performance that features nine sets of enchanting song and dance routines from around the world, performed by a talented Australian cast.

Which Sydney Harbour attractions do you cruise by?

The Showboat cruises by iconic harbour landmarks including Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Kirribilli House, Campbell’s Cove, Fort Denison, Luna Park and more – with brilliant photo ops along the way.

Are we allowed to smoke on the decks?

We do not have designated smoking areas on board, but our guests are allowed to smoke while they’re on the outer decks.

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Fine dining experience with a 1-hour cabaret on board the Showboat

A Spectacular Dining Experience With Show

Enjoy a world famous dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour onboard the Sydney Showboat with a 3-course menu, freshly prepared onboard, and a sensational show by an Australian cast.
Undoubtedly The World’S Most Beautiful Harbour
Witness a spectacular perspective of the Sydney Opera House from the waters

Authentic paddle wheeler with a contemporary theatre style cruise venue.

Spacious dining saloon with cathedral windows and reserved tables
Delicious food served to your table by friendly waiters on board
Come see the 1-hour show 'Voyage of Love' for a spectacular experience

Guest Review

Thank you our group had a great night.

Overall a great night.

We enjoy the Showboat very much, we are the fluent customers since few years ago, don’t need to go overseas and enjoy the international Shows and have a really good night, my husband and I both love the services and the shows, at the same time seeing the beautiful night time Sydney Harbour. real good entertainment.

Great night , good music, fantastic entertainment, friendly staff.

We have lots of fun and entertaining, relax, the staff on the cruise are friendly, cleanliness in side the baot. we enjoyed and were happy with the attmosfare surrounding. happy to bring friends again to the cruise.

Exclusive Showboat Events

Private Charters

Impress your guests with a private charter cruise aboard the Showboat which offers a selection of menus, a show & splendid harbour views.

Enjoy the spectacular 1-hour cabaret show performed by skillful performers

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 banquet 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!

Showboat History

The Showboat is known for its intriguing history and hence has an old world charm

Old Fashioned Romance... On Sydney Harbour

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.

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