New Year's Eve


Spend New Year’s Eve in one of the most talked about locations in the world on board a private floating venue on Sydney Harbour. Be one of the first to bring in the New Year with a bang and create memorable experiences with family and friends on the water. Private catamaran cruises are available on various vessels and can accommodate for various group sizes and different budgets, to ensure your cruise is customised to create the perfect experience for you.

Select your preferred vessel and enjoy plenty of photo opportunities, amongst the stunning views of the beautiful Sydney Harbour firework display. Each vessel contains a mix of indoor and outdoor areas providing a functional space to enjoy celebrations on the water.

With the option to BYO food and drinks or to select an inclusive package, we can customise your private charter to suit your needs. Alternatively, for individuals, couples or smaller groups who wish to enjoy the Sydney Harbour firework display, opt to join us on our scheduled ticketed New Year's Eve Cruise.

Spending New Year's Eve on Sydney Harbour is an experience to be had at least once in your lifetime, if not more. Tick it off your bucket list this year and spend New Year's Eve in the heart of Sydney Harbour. It will be a night to remember with prime viewing locations!

Generally New Year's Eve private charters run for a period of 6 to 7 hours, however customised charter periods may be accommodated to upon individual requests.



  • A private catamaran cruising experience for small to medium group celebrations
  • Indoor and outdoor entertaining areas on all vessels
  • Customised event and cruise planning
  • Convenient wharf locations across the harbour for boarding and disembarking the vessel*
  • Play your own tunes on board
  • Option to BYO food and drinks* or select an inclusive NYE package
  • *Surcharges and some limitations apply

What’s Included?

  • 6 to 7 hours private vessel hire on a vessel of your choice
  • An experienced skipper and applicable crew
  • Wharf and travel fees for one pick-up and drop-off point - customised according to your convenience
  • Use of the onboard gas BBQ
  • Cooling facilities for beverages (eskies or fridges pending your vessel selection)
  • Sound system with internal and external speakers
  • Fuel costs
  • Onboard toilet

Cruise Details

  • Private cruises are available annually on 31st December, and conclude in the early morning of 1st January*
  • *Plan to arrive at the wharf 30 minutes prior to departure time. Cruise duration includes boarding and disembarking, is approximate, and may be affected by wharf availability on the night



  • For bookings or enquiries contact a Sea Sydney Harbour team member on +61 452 188 739 or email
  • For ticketed cruises find out more, book & pay online. For large group bookings it is recommended that you contact us to check availability before purchasing tickets
  • By booking a private charter or purchasing tickets for a harbour cruise, you are entering into an agreement to honour the Sea Sydney Harbour terms and conditions of business. You acknowledge that you have read and understand the terms and conditions in full


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