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Vivid Sydney Harbour Cruises

The annual celebration of lights, music and ideas - Vivid Sydney will soon be back for its 11th edition. The pioneers in the field of light design collaborate to create stunning masterpieces that bejewel Sydney Harbour. Vivid Sydney 2019 promises to awaken all senses and transform the Sydney skyline to its best possible version. The dynamic light installations and large-scale projections find its heart in Sydney Harbour. Most of the highlights of the 23-day long festival are centred around the harbour. To witness the festival like never before, reserve a table on board a Vivid dinner cruise to surround yourself with the marvellous projections! Vivid Sydney dinner cruise offers luxury evening cruises on board a state-of-the-art paddlewheeler and roving harbour views, irresistible meal and drink packages topped by a breathtaking show!

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Posted on January 21, 2019

Make your Valentines Day story a special one!

An ancient custom of honouring the Roman God of Fertility has over the years gone through different connotations and today has become the day to celebrate love: Valentine’s Day. Beliefs about 14th of February range from it being the day birds propose to each other, to the day of Saint Valentine’s martyrdom. Even though customs and traditions on Valentine’s Day have changed and people have been celebrating it differently from one another, the essence of its festivity has remained the same over the past centuries.

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Posted on January 07, 2019

Australia day delights on board Sydney’s favourite cruise!

Australia Day celebration marks the beginning of British rule in the country with the landing by Captain Arthur Phillip at Port Jackson back in 1788. The early settlers celebrated colonisation and for many years it was celebrated in just NSW until 1994 when the day was officially recognised as a public holiday countrywide. Hence, celebrations are ought to be the grandest where it all began and Sydney being the capital of NSW witnesses the biggest celebration on this day.

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Posted on December 21, 2018

A Night To Remember: Sydney Showboats Comes Together With Andre Rieu, The King Of Waltz

On Sunday, 18 November 2018, Andre Rieu, “the King of Waltz” and his orchestra exclusively chartered Sydney Showboat II for a 2-hour dinner cruise to promote his international “Christmas with Andre Tour” which is being showcased in Australia.

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Posted on December 03, 2018

The Harbour City And It’s Sunny Christmas!

The Southern Hemisphere experiences summer during the Christmas season, but celebrations are as good as any part of the world, even in the unconventional weather! Sydney, being one of the most celebrated city of Oceania, gets dolled up with its celebratory vibe and cheerful events adding to the fun of the festive season!

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Posted on November 21, 2018

Romantic First Date Ideas in Sydney (Must Visit Places)

Seeking date night ideas? Confused on where to take a girl on a first date in Sydney? You are spoiled with options for places to go on a first date especially in Sydney city! To make things easier, we have collated a list of popular first date locations, combining the best first date bars and restaurants in Sydney, and also some unique date night ideas as well.

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Posted on October 4, 2018

30 Years of Spectacular Cruising on Sydney Harbour!

It’s been 30 years since Sydney Showboats first made an appearance on the harbour… and what an exciting journey it’s been! Let’s raise our glasses to 30 Years of Spectacular Cruising & 6 Million Happy Guests who’ve enjoyed the ‘Life is a Cabaret’ experience!

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Posted on July 13, 2017

Australian Cruise Group acquires Blue Room, the spectacular 360° all-glass cruiser

On 8 April 2016, the Australian Cruise Group acquired the all-glass luxury cruiser Blue Room that was launched on Sydney Harbour in September 2006.

Under the new management, the Blue Room will continue to operate luxury cruises on Sydney Harbour and provide a great venue for private parties, events and gala dinners.

Posted on April 11, 2016

The French cabaret and its journey to Sydney

Cabaret as a performing art originated in France in the 1880s primarily as a reaction to its prudish, conservative society. Subsequently, the Germans pursued it purely because it was a liberating art form that numbed their senses to the dismal political situation in their country.

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Posted on December 17, 2015

Spreading Christmas love and peace through theatre

Christmas is round the corner and Sydney will soon be abuzz with Christmas parties and activities that celebrate the season and all that it stands for. In the midst of all the commercial mumbo jumbo, schools, theatre groups and street performers...

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Posted on October 26, 2015

A Magical Spin to the Showboat Experience

The show aboard Sydney Showboats is just so big and glamorous that you tend to overlook the contribution of the lovable Mr Showboat and his interactive magic acts that simply leave you stumped! He ain’t no modern-day Harry Houdini or David Copperfield...

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Posted on September 28, 2015

Experience the thrills of Sydney Harbour at night

The best views are probably ones that you stumble upon by chance, but Sydney Harbour at night is not something you stumble upon. . It’s right there in plain sight and probably one of the most stunning sights the world has to offer!

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Posted on August 07, 2015

Showboat dancers: Making the difficult look easy!

It’s all about the show on Sydney Showboats… it’s glamorous, it’s burlesque, it’s jaw-dropping! And, all credit goes to the talented and versatile Australian cast that makes the show what it is…

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Posted on July 17, 2015