Lady Hopetoun Australia Day - Harbour Cruise

  • Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Rozelle, NSW
  • Product code: AUSDAYLH(AM)

Boarding Time: 9.30am for 10.00am DEPARTURE
End Time: 3.00pm
Vessel: Lady Hopetoun

Event Details:

There is no better place to be on Australia Day than out on Sydney Harbour to be part of the fun and celebrations. This cruise held on board 1902 steam launch Lady Hopetoun and is fully BYO, so bring your own food and beverages. Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided. Places are limited and are expected to sell quickly so book now!

Official events on Sydney harbour during your cruise include:

10.45–11.30am: Ferrython
11.56am: 21 Gun Salute to Australia
12.05pm: Tug & Yacht Ballet
12.15pm Navy Helicopter Flypast
12.45–2pm: Australia Day Harbour Parade
1–1.30pm: Tall Ships Race
1.30pm: 183rd Australia Day Regatta
2pm: Red Berets Australian Army Parachute Display Farm Cove

Event Information:

What to wear: Please wear sensible footwear and dress appropriately for the weather on the day; a windproof jacket may be useful whatever the weather.
Boarding Time: 9.30am for 10.00am DEPARTURE
Where to arrive: Sydney Heritage Fleet's Heritage Docks and Workshop, Gate 4, James Craig Road, Rozelle, NSW 2039


  • Bus from QVB - near Town Hall, (alight Victoria Rd near Hornsey St - search Route 515 or 504 ) + short walk (5 min)
  • Light Rail from Central Station (alight Rozelle Bay) + short walk (5 min)
  • Taxi 
  • Self drive - limited parking may be available in areas off James Craig Rd but cannot be guaranteed.
Town Hall and Central are stations on the Sydney Rail Network.

Other special instructions:

If, in the opinion of the Master on the day of the event the wind or sea state is deemed unsuitable for the comfort of passengers, the event will be cancelled. Smoking on board strictly prohibited. Please read through the terms and conditions carefully prior to booking. Terms and conditions are available here and at checkout.