Experience Sydney Harbour on 'Starship Sydney' Glass Party Boat

Passenger Boat
110 ft
950 Guests

About This Boat

Experience Sydney Harbour while celebrating your company event

With an ultra modern design and functional layout over 4 levels, the "Starship Sydney" floating glass ballroom boat sets a new standard for cruises on Sydney Harbour. Hire this boat for your events! Our rates ranges from AUD $1,550 to AUD $2,550 per hour, minimum 4 hours charge.

"Starship Sydney" can accommodate up to 950 passengers for a cocktail party style cruise and up to 500 for formal seated dining.

The top deck provides spectacular views of Sydney Harbour, and the Starship boat lounge on the second level with its wide promenade decks and casual furniture is an informal entertaining space.

The main dining area features floor to ceiling glass panels and below decks is the VIP Lounge.

With state of the art audio visual facilities and a large dance floor or stage area, Starship cruises are suitable for conferences, corporate events, weddings and private parties, and large group transfers.

The commercial kitchen below decks makes it possible to provide a wide range of first class catering options for your cruise. from sophisticated cocktail party food to wedding reception banquets and 5 star formal dining for corporate events.

Starship Sydney also offers ticketed shared cruises for special harbour events such as the Vivid Sydney Festival and New Years Eve.

Boat Specification:

• Boat: Type Glass Boat
• Length: 110'
• Maximum Guests: 950
• Formal Dining: 500 Guests
• Seated Buffet: 500 Guests
• Cocktail: 950 Guests
• Cruising Area: Sydney Harbour


• iPod compatible sound system
• LCD/Plasma screen
• A/V equipment
• Air conditioning
• Dance floor
• Cordless Microphones

Pricing: (Prices are in AUD currency)

January to October

• Minimum of 4 hour - $1,550 per hour
• Minimum 150 guests seated, 200 cocktail

November to December

• Minimum of 4 hour - $2,550 per hour
• Sunday - Thursday Minimum 150 guests seated, 300 cocktail
• Friday - Saturday Minimum 200 guests seated, 300 cocktail


• Water taxi service

For guests wishing to board or disembark during a cruise this service is available on request.

• Cruise times, shorter cruiser and transfers

Whilst our pricing reflects the standard 4 hour cruise, Starship Sydney is also available for transfers and shorter cruise times. Please contact our office for a specific quote.

• Cruise route

Starship Sydney usually cruises east to Watson Bay / Vaucluse, returning through the central Harbour area, under the Bridge and west to Drummoyne. We then return to your designated wharf.

• Entertainment

Starship Sydney can accommodate any form of entertainment from a DJ to full stage show. This vessel has plenty of power for audio visual and live entertainment. Specs available. Casino nights, interactive activities, on board car launches using our internal car lift for a reveal, and themed entertainment are just a few choices to consider.

• Decorations and table settings

Tables can be decorated as simply or as extravagantly as you wish and we are happy to assist you in choosing themes, colours and decorations. Themed furniture and additional items such as casino tables and photo booths can be brought on board. We are happy to put out place cards, gifts and other items.


• Menus:

Buffet Menu:

> 3 Course Menu (Level 1) - $79 pp
> 3 Course Menu (Level 2) - $91 pp
> 3 Course Menu (Level 3) - $106 pp

> Cocktail Menu (Level 1) - $76 pp
> Cocktail Menu (Level 2) - $86 pp
> Cocktail Menu (Level 3) - $94 pp

Additional Items:

> Additional Items
> Platter of king prawns $14.00 pp
> Platter of king prawns + oysters $22.00 pp
> Platter of oysters $14.50 pp
> Platters of salt & pepper calamari $11.00 pp
> Antipasto platter $16.50 pp

Live Food Stations:

> Paella Bar - $20.00 pp
> Taco Stand - $20.00 pp
> Pizza Stand - $20.00 pp
> Pasta Bar - $20.00 pp
> Sushi Bar - $20.00 pp
> Oyster Bar - $20.00 pp
> Noodle Bar - $20.00 pp
> Arrival or Late Night Canapes - $19.00 pp

• Beverages: (Minimum 4 hours for all beverage packages).

> Non-alcoholic Package - $7.00 pp /hour - Soft Drinks, Orange Juice, Waters, Tea and Coffee
> Standard Package - $10.50 pp /hour - Beer, Wine, Sparkling, & Non-alcoholic beverages

Options (add costs below to the package)

> Level 1 Wine Upgrade - $3.50 pp /hour - Choose 1 white and 1 red from the upgraded package
> Level 2 Wine Upgrade - $4.50 pp /hour- Choose 1 white and 1 red from the upgraded package
> Spirits Addition - $10.00 pp /hour
> Beer Upgrade - $4.00 pp /hour

Wharves fee: $180


A surcharge on the total fee will apply on public holidays. Rates for NYE, Christmas Day & Boxing Day POA.


  • Type: Passenger Boat
  • Capacity: 950 People
  • Rental Minimum: 4 hours
  • Length: 110 ft

Rental Requirements


 • Less than 28 days prior: Loss of deposit + a cancellation fee applies - consideration will be given to food, staff and boat costs incurred due to cancellation

Consumption bar & extras

Extra charges including time extensions and additional beverages will only be supplied if the total bill is paid, or signed and authorised in the case of account customers, at the conclusion of the cruise.

Responsible service of alcohol

As the licensee, the Operator is bound by the NSW Liquor Act and must abide by the guidelines for the responsible serving of alcoholic drinks as stated in posters displayed at the bar and in the vessels’ house policies, with particular regard to the refusal of service of alcohol to either intoxicated persons or guests under the age of 18, and may refuse service to any individual at the Operators’ absolute discretion.

• Please note that it is not permitted for individuals to carry liquor from the vessel on disembarkation.
• Indecent behaviour on a licensed vessel is strictly prohibited under the NSW Liquor Act.

Inclement Weather

All cruises will proceed regardless of weather conditions. The charter course is determined by the Master on the day with regard to wind and wave conditions.

Charter Course

The course to be undertaken during the Charter may be agreed in advance with the Operator or with the Master on the occasion of the Charter; however the Charterer acknowledges that the Master has the sole discretion at all times to take whatever action is necessary to protect and maintain the safety, welfare and good order of the vessel, its passengers and crew.

Guests are given a 15 minute window in which to disembark after a cruise – time in excess of this is charged at a pro-rata hourly rate.

Responsibility of the Hirer:

The Charterer is at all times responsible for the conduct of the Charterer’s group.

Damage to the Vessel

The Charterer shall indemnify the Operator in respect of any loss or damage to the vessel or its equipment or fittings howsoever caused by members of the Charterer’s group, fair wear and tear excepted.


The Charterer agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Operator, its agents and employees, from and against any and all losses, claims, actions, costs expenses, fees, damages, fines and liabilities (including reasonable legal fees) caused by any negligent act or omission by the Charterer or members of the Charterer’s group.

The Operator is not liable for any death, loss, damage or injury to any person or property which occurs and is attributable to or associated with:

(i) Failure to follow any reasonable direction given by the master or crew;
(ii) Failure to comply with any of these terms or conditions;
(iii) Failure to comply with any warning sign;
(iv) Unreasonable or unsafe behaviour;
(v) Wilful misuse of the equipment or facilities of the vessel;
(vi) Intoxication or the use of prohibited drugs.


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Toilet
  • Wheel steering
  • Bar
  • Bimini
  • Cuddy Cabin
  • Inboard Engine
  • CD Player
  • Dinghy
  • Dual Comm-forward seating
  • Twin Engine
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Generator
  • Galley Stove & Oven
  • Air Conditioning
  • Head

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Member Since Jul 2013

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