From $25 for a Vivid Cruise with Canapes and Drinks with Afloat Cruises International, Sydney Harbour (From $69 Value)

Afloat Cruises International

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The Deal

$25 for a two-hour weekday (Thu) Vivid Festival cruise for one child (total value up to $69)

$33 for a two-hour weekday (Thu) Vivid Festival cruise for one adult (total value up to $79)

$25 for a 90-minute weekend (Fri-Sun) Vivid Festival cruise for one child (total value up to $69)

$35 for a 90-minute weekend (Fri-Sun) Premium Vivid Festival cruise for one adult (total value up to $89)


  • See the sights and sounds of the Vivid festival from a prime vantage point in Sydney Harbour
  • Hop aboard for a 90-minute weekend cruise or a two-hour weekday cruise
  • Climb aboard a ‘Sydney – Skipper’ to see the colourful light displays in comfort and style
  • Enjoy two glasses of sparkling wine or beer while on the cruise
  • Sample the canapes and complete this dining experience with a chocolate mousse or a slice of cake
  • Large variety of dates and time between 26 May and 17 June 2017
  • Kids under 2 years of age cruise for free and will receive a Vivid glow stick

Vivid is fast becoming one of Sydney’s most popular festivals with the colourful, interactive light-fuelled playground attracting huge crowds each year. Groupies have the chance to escape the mob by boarding a ‘Sydney – Skipper’ and taking in the sights and sounds of Vivid in style on Sydney Harbour. See the Opera House and other iconic landmarks be illuminated with lights and installations while sipping on a drink and feasting on the canapes and dessert.

Afloat Cruises International

Vivid Afloat offers Vivid festival cruises through iconic Sydney Harbour. Customers can experience the views while nibbling on an array of sweet and savoury snacks and sipping on sparkling, wine, beer, or soft drinks. The cruises run at different time slots catering for a range of needs and requirements.

Departure Dates

To book, purchase your Groupon voucher(s) and select your desired cruise dates and times using the booking link in the fine print section of this deal. Please check the How to Redeem section for full redemption instructions.

  • May
  • Friday 26 May 2017
  • Saturday 27 May 2017
  • Sunday 28 May 2017

  • June
  • Thursday 1 June 2017
  • Friday 2 June 2017
  • Saturday 3 June 2017
  • Sunday 4 June 2017
  • Thursday 8 June 2017
  • Friday 9 June 2017
  • Saturday 10 June 2017
  • Sunday 11 June 2017
  • Thursday 15 June 2017
  • Friday 16 June 2017
  • Saturday 17 June 2017

Departure Times

  • Thursday:
  • 5.45 p.m., boarding at 5.30 p.m.
  • 8 p.m., boarding at 7.45 p.m.

  • Friday - Sunday:
  • 5.45 p.m., boarding at 5.30 p.m.
  • 7.30 p.m., boarding at 7.15 p.m.
  • 9.15 p.m., boarding at 9 p.m.

  • Boarding starts 15 minutes before departure time
  • Please arrive 20 mins before departure time

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The Fine Print

Valid for Sydney – Skipper cruises only
Valid for date and time selected at time of purchase & booking only - strictly no change permitted so please select carefully
No refunds for change of mind
• Weekday cruises valid Thu only
• Weekend cruises valid Fri-Sun
• Subject to minimum numbers and weather conditions; route may vary depending on weather and water traffic
• Allow for extra travel time to the boat as there may be congestion due to the festival
• Please note, if you miss the boat you will not be given an alternative slot
• Cruise times include boarding time and disembarkment
• Child ticket valid for ages 2-15 years
• For children under two years you must register the name/age/cruise-date/time/adult name booked with Vivid Cruise Sydney via email
• Please present boarding pass when boarding the vessel
• Cruises are subject to slight time changes due to traffic congestion on the harbour
• Please note there is a licensed bar on board. Must be 18 years or older to consume alcohol
• Cruise inclusions including the food and beverage menu are set by the merchant only. Special requests for dietary considerations, allergies etc. will not be accepted or catered to on this particular deal
• Menu is subject to availability
• Merchant reserves the right to substitute with an equivalent vessel without notice
• Non-attendance and late arrivals voids voucher. Once bookings are confirmed, any amendments to that booking may include an administration fee, payable directly to Vivid Cruise Sydney
Standard fine print for all deals

How to Redeem

Selected cruise dates: 26 May - 17 Jun 2017
Bookings are subject to availability and we urge prompt redemption to secure preferred dates
Online voucher verification is essential and must be made at least one week prior to your chosen cruise date
• Book on Afloat Cruises International website to secure your cruise date and time:
(1) Scroll down and select 'Weekday' (Thu) or 'Weekend' (Fri-Sun) based on option purchased
(2) Select number of participants
(3) Select date/time from drop down box or calendar
(4) Click BOOK NOW
(5) Input Groupon Voucher Code and click on USE VOUCHER
(6) Repeat step 4 for each voucher
(7) Input passenger details
(8) Input Groupon Security Code
(9) Repeat step 7 for each passenger
(10) Click BOOK NOW
• Present printed voucher on arrival
Valid hours:
Thu: 5.45pm (boarding: 5.30pm), 8pm (boarding: 7.45pm)
Fri, Sat, Sun: 5.45pm (boarding: 5.30pm), 7:30pm (boarding: 7.15pm), 9:15pm, (boarding: 9pm)
Pick-up and Drop-of location:
King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000
(Please note: Afloat Cruises International will e-mail customers 2 weeks prior to the cruise advising them of their wharf number)

About Afloat Cruises International

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.