As Sydney Harbour’s premier cruise operator the health and safety of our guests and crew is our highest priority. As such we have implemented rigorous infection control procedures to ensure the safety, health and hygiene of everyone onboard.
STAFF POLICY & TRAINING
All team members will undertake infection control training on commencement of employment.
Staff will be required to undertake mandatory temperature checks at the start of each shift.
Upon arrival for your cruise proceed directly to your designated wharf and boarding point.
Gangways and pontoons will be marked to indicate 1.5m distancing between groups.
Crew will conduct temperature checks for all guests at the boarding gangway.
Before being seated the digital boarding pass will need to be presented to the Cruise Director.
We encourage patrons to download the COVIDSAFE app.
We will comply with NSW regulations for safe distancing of patrons with reduced vessel capacities.
Menus are included on your digital boarding pass to assist with contactless ordering.
All table settings will be polished and handled by staff wearing disposable gloves.
Hand sanitiser will be available at boarding points as well as multiple locations onboard the vessel.
Sanitising wipes will be available on request.
Enhanced cleaning of the vessels will be carried out at regular intervals with a focus on high contact areas including bathrooms, bar tops and handrails etc.
All patrons are encouraged to use contactless payment for all onboard payments.
Australian Cruise Group
COVID-19 BOOKING POLICY
25 March - 23 September 2020 (whilst NSW or Federal restrictions apply)
Applies to all new bookings made between 25 March – 23 September 2020 with cruise dates in the future commencing 1 October 2020
RISK FREE BOOKING | ZERO CANCELLATION FEE
If you make a booking with us and we are unable to perform the cruise due to either a federal or NSW Government restriction related to COVID-19, we will offer you a 100% refund.
Any new reservation made directly with Australian Cruise Group during COVID-19 period between 25 March – 23 September for cruise dates from 1 October onwards can be changed or cancelled at no charge, up to 72hrs prior to departure time (excludes New Year’s Eve cruises).
ZERO DEPOSIT bookings are available for all group bookings and Charter cruises during the COVID-19 period.
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!
During the annual Vivid Sydney festival, a Vivid dinner cruise is one of the most coveted activities on the harbour. As the crowds swarm the harbour to get front-row access to the displays, guaranteeing yourself the ideal vantage point may not be easy. Instead of battling the crowds for a spot, opt for a more premium location on a Vivid Sydney cruise to revel in the glory of the festival. The idyllic skyline painted with vibrant displays and projections speak volumes of the leaps and bounds in the light design industry. Loved by locals and tourists alike, the festival brings together a melting pot of ethnicities and backgrounds together in pursuit of fulfillment of their creative endeavours as an exhibitor and a multitude of spectators from around the world to appreciate the art on display. Get transported to a vibrant wonderland of arresting hues from the comfort of a luxury air-conditioned cruising vessel.
On boarding, your Vivid dinner cruise experience starts off with a greeting by a charming showgirl who will escort you to your reserved table. The polite and courteous wait-staff will serve your dinner to the table immediately after you will be seated. Select a beverage from the expansive drink menu and head onto the dining deck. Admire the crown jewels of Sydney Harbour like the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge rendered in colourful large scale projections. The coruscating artistic sails of the Sydney Opera House makes for a true photographer’s delight! The autumnal skies make for a picturesque panoramic setting for the duration of the festival. Strolling the wraparound decks will offer a view unlike other from the heart of the Sydney Lights. Not only will you be able to view the displays from your premium vantage point, but also observe the intricacies of the projections due to the proximity of your vessel to the harbour highlights
Dining saloon enveloped by bay windows allow for unbeatable roving views of the incandescent harbour bathed in the Sydney Lights projections and displays. Prepared on board using the freshest of ingredients by professional chefs, the gourmet meals served to your tables are sure to tantalise your tastebuds and leave you wanting more. The extensive beverage menu will have you spoilt for choice. Soon after dinner, commences an hour-long cabaret performance by an all-Australian cast transporting you around the world in a ‘Voyage of Love’. The glitz and glamour of the yesteryears comes alive on stage with the flamboyant costumes and the mesmerising singing and dancing performances. The synergy of this performance coupled with the light displays is sure to spark the creativity in you!
Reserve a table today to experience the enchantment of Vivid Sydney 2019 with unsurpassable views of the skyline and light displays, delectable meals and a captivating performance onboard a Vivid dinner cruise.