• Location: Melbourne, Australia
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From USD $150.82

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Ring in the New Year on a Yarra River cruise with outstanding views of Melbourne’s midnight fireworks display. Feast on delicious finger food and drinks all night long, dance as a live DJ spins your favorite tunes and countdown to 2017 from the center of Melbourne's New Year's Eve celebrations. Enjoy front row views of the spectacular fireworks as the warm summer night lights up in festive colors. The memories will stay with you long after your boat returns to the dock.


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Likely to Sell Out
  • Buffet dinner included
  • Free drinks included
Meet your New Year's Eve party cruise at the designated location and step aboard as your crew welcomes you to the festively decorated vessel.

Cruise along the Yarra River for the very best views of Melbourne’s skyline and waterfront celebrations. Melbourne’s balmy summer weather makes it extra fun to celebrate the New Year under the stars.

Feast on delectable treats from the standup cocktail finger food, selection of mini cakes, fruit platters and enjoy your choice of wine, beer, spirits, juice or soft drinks as you dance to great music spun by your DJ.

When the time comes for the count down to the new year, experience the excitement as your boat takes center stage for great views of the midnight fireworks. Watch central Melbourne as it lights up with colorful displays as the year ticks over to 2017.

Your New Year's Eve cruise continues with more dancing and music, returning to shore at 12:30am.

With so many different tastes in music and party styles, this cruise offers two options to choose from according to your age range. These options ensure that you will hear the music that is best suited for you to enjoy your evening. If you have a range of ages in your party, simply choose the best fit for your group and enjoy a special New Year’s Eve together on the Yarra River.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Federation Wharf

Departure Time:
Board at 8pm for an 8:30pm departure
4 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at approximately 12:30am

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18 to 40
Code: 18TO40

Cruise tailored to those between 18 to 40 years of age departing Federation Wharf

USD $150.82
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40 Plus
Code: 40PLUS

Cruise tailored to those 40 years of age and above departing Southbank Promenade

USD $150.82
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Melbourne New Year's Eve Party Cruise

Melbourne New Year's Eve Party Cruise

  • Cocktail stand-up dinner
  • Red, white and sparkling wine, beer, soft drinks and juices
  • Superior views of fireworks at midnight
  • Resident DJ
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Sit down table service dinner
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress Code: Cocktail attire
  • Wheelchair: The vessel is not wheelchair accessible, however passengers in a wheelchair can be accommodated only if they can get on and off the vessel on their own and if the wheelchair is collapsible. The staff are not permitted to assist handicapped persons due to insurance restrictions.
  • Minimum age is 18 years
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: shayne D, February 2013

had a ball there was plenty to eat and drink the music was good
the crowd was great we in the greatest place for the fireworks
everybody had the best time Best of all there was no trouble
this time i only with my wife but next time i getting a group to go and have aball

Reviewed by: Kelly C, January 2013

My friends and I had a great night on the New Years Eve boat cruise on the Yarra, the food was great and the service from the staff was terrific. We are all thinking about doing it again next year!!