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The Pontoon

The Pontoon

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Highlights

Enjoy the lights of the Vivid Festival from a spacious viewing deck, while feasting on a seated buffet of gourmet meat, salads and desserts

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Most things seem more beautiful from the water, which is why mermaids are considered attractive until they’re on land and their tiny fuzzy beards become apparent. Enjoy the view with today’s Groupon for The Pontoon, Sydney Harbour:

The Deal

$59 for a 2.5-hour Vivid Festival cruise with seated dining for one child “Sunday family cruise”  (total value up to $100)

$79 for a 2.5-hour Vivid Festival cruise with seated dining for one adult “Sunday family cruise” (total value up to $150)

$99 for a 2.5-hour Vivid Festival cruise with seated dining for one adult “Friday or Saturday adults cruise” (total value up to $150)

Highlights

  • Enjoy the lights of the Vivid Festival from a spacious viewing deck
  • Feast on a seated buffet brimming with gourmet meat dishes, salads and dessert options
  • No availability for your chosen cruise? Check out our deal with The Pontoon’s sister boat Starship Sydney

Menu

  • King Island whiting fillets with lemon tartare
  • Baked chicken Maryland with lemongrass, coconut and tomato broth (DF, GF)
  • Slow-braised beef brisket with caramelised onions and condiments
  • Southern Italian pasta bake with olives, asparagus, peas mozzarella and tomato (V)
  • North African spiced rice with mixed nuts and fruits (V, GF, DF)
  • Vegetable patch salad, sprouts, and white balsamic and mustard dressing
  • Roasted cauliflower, iceberg and toasted almond salad with an eggless mayo dressing. (V, GF, DF)
  • Bakery style chat potatoes with rosemary and garlic
  • Homestyle roasted mixed roots (V, GF, DF)
  • Freshly baked bread rolls
  • Flourless chocolate and almond cake with honeycomb chantilly

Soak up the eclectic atmosphere created by the annual Vivid Festival from the specially-designed vessel, The Pontoon. With its wraparound windows and protection from the elements, families get one of the best seats on the water to enjoy the lights, displays and creative installations throughout the Harbour. Guests also sit down to a buffet featuring a range of meat, salads and desserts.

The Pontoon

The Pontoon is a vessel specifically designed to make the most of Sydney’s views. The ship boasts modern interiors and roomy viewing areas, with wraparound windows for panoramic views of the harbour and protection from the elements. The ship is catered and a range of function options are available for weddings, corporate functions and private parties.

Departure Dates

You can check the availability of your desired cruise dates and times prior to purchase, by using the booking engine associated with this deal (‘Check Availability’ button). Once you’ve purchased your Groupon voucher(s), use the same booking engine to complete your booking (‘Make a Booking’ button). Please check the How to Redeem section of this deal for full redemption instructions.

  • May
  • Saturday 28 May 2016 (Adult cruise)
  • Sunday 29 May 2016 (Family cruise) 

  • June
  • Saturday 4 June 2016 (Adult cruise)
  • Sunday 5 June 2016 (Family cruise) 
  • Friday 10 June 2016 (Adult cruise)
  • Sunday 12 June 2016 (Family cruise) 
  • Friday 17 June 2016 (Adult cruise)
  • Saturday 18 June 2026 (Adult cruise)

Departure Times

  • 6.30-9pm

  • Cruise times include boarding time and disembarkment
  • Please arrive 30 mins before departure time

Groupon Customer Reviews

85%
of Groupon customers
recommend this business
(based on 180+ reviews)


“Your staff were so lovely and friendly! I had a great night. Thank you”

“Enjoyable evening. Food on buffet was plentiful & the fact you could go back for more is a big bonus”

The Pontoon, Sydney, Sydney Harbour, 2000, Food, Drink, Vivid Cruise, Vivid, Cruise, Seated Dining, Family cruise, Adult, Child


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The Fine Print

• Max 1 voucher per person/visit
• Not valid for BYO. Cash bar available on-board
• Fri & Sat are adult cruises only
• Sunday cruises are for families
• Child ticket eligible for those 0 - 12 years of age
• This voucher is valid for The Pontoon
• No refunds for change of mind
• Please arrive 30 mins before departure time
• Bookings required or voucher will not be valid
• Cruise time and date cannot be changed once booking confirmed
• Check below booking link for available dates and cruise times prior to purchase
• Cruises are subject to minimum numbers
• Seated cruise
• Type of vessel may be subject to change
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How to Redeem

Set Cruise Dates:
Adults only: 28 May 2016, 3 Jun 2016, 4 Jun 2016, 10 Jun 2016, 17 Jun 2016, 18 Jun 2016
Family cruise: 29 May 2016, 5 Jun 2016, 12 Jun 2016
Check AvailabilityMake a Booking • Enter your email and Groupon Security Code
• Select number of people, date and time of booking
• You'll receive an email and/or SMS to confirm reservation details
• Present printed or smartphone voucher on arrival
• Download free Groupon app for Android and iOS
Valid hours:
Fri-Sun: 6.30pm-9pm
• Cruise times include boarding time and disembarkment
• Please arrive 30 mins before departure time
Pick-up & drop-off location:
King St Wharf 4, Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW 2000

About The Pontoon

The Pontoon

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