Melbourne Cup Lunch Cruise on Sydney Harbour- Tuesday November 1st, 2016

Enjoy Melbourne Cup in Style on a Sydney harbour lunch cruise

The Melbourne Cup is world renowned for its flair and glamour, and if you can't make it to the race but you're looking for a great afternoon then join us on our Sydney Harbour Melbourne Cup Lunch Cruise.

It's packed with a 3 hour Sydney Harbour cruise, our famous seafood and carvery buffet lunch, followed by fresh fruit platters. And with a fully licensed bar onboard you can grab a refreshing drink whilst soaking up the amazing sites of Sydney Harbour (bar packages also available).

A harbour cruise is a great place to celebrate the race that stops the nation. Join in on the fun with the race aired live on TV and our Most Outrageous Hat Competition with a prize offered for the most Outrageous hat on the day.

Tickets are selling fast for our Melbourne Cup Cruise 2016 so book early to reserve your seats. Celebrate Melbourne Cup on Sydney Harbour the Vagabond way!

Celebrate Melbourne Cup on Sydney Harbour

Enjoy a 3 hour cruise aboard a luxury catamaran with a delicious seafood and carvery buffet and Melbourne Cup race aired live onboard.

Join in on the fun with the onboard sweepstakes, ‘most outrageous’ hat competition whilst you watch the race live on a large screens with a refreshing drink from our fully licensed bar.

Cruise Inclusions

  • 3 hour cruise on Sydney Harbour
  • Delicious Seafood and Carvery buffet
  • Coffee, tea, cakes and fresh fruit platters
  • Large T.V. screens onboard
  • Join in with onboard sweepstakes
  • ‘Most Outrageous’ hat competition
  • Fully Licensed Bar
  • Great value bar packages available

Ticket Prices

Cruising Tuesday 1st November 2016
Adult $85
Pre-bookings essential. BYO is not accepted onboard.
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The cruise is perfect for the following occasions

  • Melbourne Cup Corporate Events
  • Corporate Team Building
  • Relaxing Day on Sydney Harbour

Seafood & Carvery Buffet

(V) – Vegetarian selections (GF) – Gluten Free selections

Fresh seafood

Fresh tiger king prawns served with Thousand Island dressing and fresh lemon wedges (GF)

Chilled Sydney rock oysters served with sea salt and lemon wedges (GF)

Delicious carvery

Mouth watering Mediterranean style Roast Beef with a delicious red wine jus (GF)

White meat

Succulent chicken thighs roasted in Moroccan herbs and spices

Also at the buffet 

Oven roasted baby potatoes (V) 

Crisp Oriental Stir Fry Vegetables with garlic and oyster sauce (V) (GF)

Creamy penne with mushrooms and a burst of fresh Italian herbs (V)

Platters of continental cured meats (GF)

Conchiglie pasta shells with pesto and pine nuts (V)

Freshly tossed rocket, baby spinach and mixed mesculin with Italian and French dressing (V) (GF) 

Finely sliced traditional coleslaw (V) 

Crusty Italian dinner rolls (V) 

Sweet Stuff 

Assortment of delicious cakes  (V)

Platter of freshly sliced seasonal fruits  (V) (GF)

Freshly percolated coffee and tea 

 

Indicative menu only. Items subject to change without prior notice.

BAR PACKAGES

Based on 3 hour cruise and priced per person

All our vessels offer fully licensed bars onboard with drinks available on a cash bar basis. The following bar upgrade packages are also available with a pre-booking.

Option 1: House Beer and Wine Bar - $26.00 per person

Beer: Carlton Cold, VB, Tooheys New & Cascade Light
Wine: Angove’s Wine – Semillon Chardonnay, Shiraz Cabernet, Sparkling Wine
Non-Alcoholic: Soft Drinks and Juices 

Option 2: Premium Beer and Wine Bar - $28.00 per person

Beer: Crown Lager, Pure Blonde, Carlton Cold, VB, Tooheys New & Cascade Light
Wine: Angove’s Wine – Semillon Chardonnay, Shiraz Cabernet, Sparkling Wine, Studio Series Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot
Non-Alcoholic: Soft Drinks and Juices

Option 3: Basic Spirits Package- $30.00 per person

Beer: Carlton Cold, VB, Tooheys New & Cascade Light
Wine: Angove’s Wine – Semillon Chardonnay, Shiraz Cabernet, Sparkling Wine
Spirits: Vodka, Gin, Bacardi, Bourbon, Scotch, Rum and Ouzo
Non-Alcoholic: Soft Drinks and Juices

Option 4: Premium Open Bar - $32.00 per person

Beer: Crown Lager, Pure Blonde, Carlton Cold, VB, Tooheys New & Cascade Light
Wine: Angove’s Wine – Semillon Chardonnay, Shiraz Cabernet, Sparkling Wine; Studio Series Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot
Spirits: Jack Daniels, Jim Beam, Vodka, Gin, Bacardi, Bourbon, Scotch, Rum and Ouzo
Liquors: Southern Comfort, Tia Maria, Kahlua, Tequila, Baileys & Sambucca
Alcoholic Sodas: Breezers & Cruisers
Non-Alcoholic: Soft Drinks and Juices

Option 5: Soft Drink Bar - $10.00

Non Alcoholic: Soft Drinks and Juices

Other Bar Service Options

Consumption Bar: 
Our staff will keep a record of drinks served during the cruise and a bill will be presented at the end for settlement

Dry Till: 
You nominate and pre-pay an amount that you wish to allocate (e.g. $500.00). The Cruise Director will notify you when this limit is approaching. You may then nominate an additional amount or cash bar service only

Cash Bar: 
Pay as you go at the bar

Terms & Conditions

  • Option 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 must be pre-booked and pre-paid through our office
  • All payments for a consumption bar or dry till must be made at the end of the cruise
  • Vagabond Cruises staff reserves the right to refuse alcohol service to any patron as practice of RSA
  • All members of a group booking must be on the same beverage package

Ticket Prices

Hop on a Vagabond Cruise for a great day out on the harbour for Melbourne Cup day.

Cruising Tues 1st November 2016
Adult $85
Pre-bookings essential. BYO is not accepted onboard.
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Cruise Terms

Pre-bookings essential | BYO is not accepted onboard |

Departure Info

Please arrive 15 mins prior to the cruise departure time.

Location

King Street Wharf 8
Darling Harbour Sydney

Departure Time

Tuesday 1st November 2016
1.00pm - 4pm

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