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Showboat
Boxing Day
Lunch Cruise

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Boxing Day Showboat Lunch Cruise

  • 3-hour Boxing Day Sydney to Hobart yacht race cruise (incl. boarding)
  • Witness the start and early part of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race
  • Great photo opportunities of the maxi yachts racing to the heads
  • Deluxe buffet menu, freshly prepared onboard
  • Beverage for the duration of the cruise (selection of beer, wine & soft drinks)
  • Air-conditioned luxury vessel
  • Restaurant style seating & waiter service
Online Price $135
Retail Price: $145
CHILDREN (5-14 Yrs)
$90
Departure Location King Street Wharf
Boards 11:00
Departs 11:30
Returns 14:00

Boxing Day Lunch Cruise Reviews

  • This was my second Sydney to Hobart cruise on the show boat .. wow what an amazing day on the Harbour Im a uber driver and i have been telling my passengers about my amazing day on the Harbour Looking forward to being there again next year.

    Troy
  • Such a great morning. Was worried as we only booked the day before, worries it wouldn’t be any good but it surpassed all our expectations. Thank you.

    Lindsey
  • Very happy with the foods and services.

    Thuy
  • Another excellent boxing day lunch cruise. We have been doing this for about 6 years and will do it again. Food , wine and service was great. Thank you Showboat Job well done we will definitely recommend this cruise to others.

    Robyn
  • We had a great time on your Boxing Day cruise - neither of us expected it to be so good!

    Rachel
  • Thanks to the Showboat team. The experience exceeded our expectations

    Ian
  • Great day. Thx. Will make further bookings on the Showboat.

    Graham

Boxing Day Lunch Cruise Experience

Experience the Boxing Day yacht race from the best spot on the harbour onboard the all-inclusive Sydney Showboat Boxing Day lunch cruise. Don’t miss out on the Boxing Day activities on the harbour and enjoy roving views to all of it with Sydney Showboats. Catch the eventful start of the annual Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race where international racing yachts compete against the Australian yachts as they commence their journey that covers over 630 nautical miles from Sydney to Hobart- only on this all-inclusive Boxing Day lunch cruise. During this annual Boxing Day event international racing yachts compete against the Australian yachts at Rose Bay.

The race flags off at 1 pm with a cannon blast across the harbour. Enjoy great views of the harbour and events from our wrap-around verandas, and indulge in a buffet lunch with a selection of beer, wine & soft drinks for the duration of the cruise.

The inaugural race was held in 1945, later transformed into one of the world's greatest open ocean yacht races. Covering over 630 nautical miles from Sydney to Hobart, the race also goes past the risky Bass Strait.

So, witness the start of the race from Sydney Harbour on Boxing Day onboard a luxury cruise! There’s no better way to experience Boxing Day than aboard this cruise!

* All of our special event cruises are usually in high demand and fully booked prior to cruise date. The seating arrangements onboard various cruises are planned by our Cruise Directors well in advance. If you have any special requests to be seated next to a particular group/friends booked on the same cruise, please advise us 7 days prior to cruise date.

* Beverage service for the duration of the cruise: Service begins from boarding (a selection of beer, wine & soft drinks) and stops 15 minutes prior to the end of cruise

* Odd number bookings (e.g.1, 3, 5, 7 guests) may be subject to shared tables

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