Showboat Dinner Cruise & Show – Authentic Paddlewheeler

per person
This is brought to you by Sydney Harbour Days and our friends from Sydney Showboat

About Your Sydney Showboat Dinner Cruise

Indulge in a spectacular Sydney dinner cruise experience with Sydney Showboats, pioneers of unforgettable dining cruises since 1987! Step aboard the iconic Showboat II, a majestic paddlewheeler boasting a theatre-style dining saloon and breathtaking cathedral windows offering panoramic views of Sydney Harbour.

Your Sydney dinner cruise promises a journey back in time to a glamorous era, set against the backdrop of Sydney’s most iconic landmarks – the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. Delight in a delicious three-course dinner served to your table as you soak in the atmosphere, followed by a dazzling live cabaret show starring a talented Aussie cast!

As you board Sydney Showboat, you’ll be greeted by the glamorous showgirls and you’ll make your way to your reserved table awaiting you. As you set sail, the show gets started with a prelude to the ‘Voyage of Love’ as you entrée platter is served. The attentive waitstaff will be on hand to take you beverage order so you don’t miss the show.

Take a leisurely stroll on the outer decks on Sydney Showboat with a drink in hand, capturing stunning views of the Sydney skyline and its illuminated landmarks. Then, return to the dining saloon for your main course and dessert before the captivating cabaret performance begins.

Immerse yourself in the enchanting ‘Voyage of Love’, a mesmerising showcase of dance performances by Australia’s finest talents. From the vibrant streets of Paris to the sultry rhythms of Spanish flamenco and the soulful vibes of New York’s blues dens, you’ll be spellbound by a world of synchronised choreography, rhythmic melodies, and captivating dances!

Join Sydney Showboat for an incredible dinner cruise and evening of glamour, entertainment, and culinary delights on Sydney Harbour. Book your Sydney dinner cruise now for an experience you’ll cherish forever!

*Vivid cruises run from 24th May – 15th June

What’s included in your Sydney Showboat dinner cruise?

  • 180 minute 3-course dinner cruise
  • Indoor and Outdoor viewing areas
  • Live cabaret show
  • Reserved seated dining experience
  • Drinks available to purchase onboard from licenced bar, or add on a drink package
  • 360 degree views from inside and out on this glass boat
  • Cruise past all the iconic landmarks of Sydney’s Harbour
  • Boarding at 7pm and departing at 7:30pm from King Street Wharf (check your ticket for details)

Sydney Showboat Dinner Menu


  • Smoked salmon & prawn ceviche, avocado & tomato salsa (SF)
  • Delhi chaat – smashed samosas, yoghurt, tamarind chutney & chickpea salsa (D,N,V)


  • Oven-roasted chicken breast with broccolini, baby carrots, kipfler potatoes, salsa verde & caper berries (D,G)

DESSERT – Alternative Serve

  • Chef’s deconstructed Eton mess (D,N,G,V)
  • OR
  • Tiramisu (D,G,N,V)
    Espresso , mascarpone , ladyfinger cake



  • Assorted Vegetarian Delhi Chaat (D,V)
  • Smashed samosas, yoghurt, tamarind chutney & chickpea salsa
  • Flaky cottage cheese & spinach pocket


  • Beetroot ravioli with beurre blanc, muscatels, edamame beans, red vine sorrel & parmesan (D,G,V)

DESSERT – Alternative Serve

  • Chef’s deconstructed Eton mess (D,N,G,V)
  • OR
  • Tiramisu (D,G,N,V)
    Espresso , mascarpone , ladyfinger cake

Sydney Showboat Optional Upgrades

Sydney Showboat Beverage Packages

Choice of beers, wines, sparkling and soft drinks.

Showboat Dinner Cruise Programme

  • 7:00pm – Boarding opens with a welcome from the Showgirls
  • 7:30pm – Dinner cruise departs the wharf
  • 7:35pm – Prelude – ‘Voyage of Love’
  • 8:00pm – Photo time! Get your camera ready as you cruise under the Harbour Bridge and past the Opera House
  • 9:00pm – Cabaret show begins! Enjoy ‘Voyage of Love’
  • 10:00pm – Return to wharf, we hope you had an amazing time!
Showboat Dinner Cruise & Show – Authentic Paddlewheeler