Waratah - Vivid Sydney

  • Duration: 150 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Rozelle, NSW
  • Product code: WTVIV

Vivid Sydney Cruise

Boarding Time: 5.30pm for 6.00pm DEPARTURE
End Time: 8.30pm
Vessel: 1902 Steam Tug Waratah

Event Details: 

Vivid Sydney started in 2009 and is now one of the biggest festivals in Sydney, boasting 2.33 million in attendance in 2017. During the festival, Sydney and her various buildings and landmarks will be transformed into an illuminated work of art. Take this great opportunity with Sydney Heritage Fleet and view the spectacular lighting displays from the comfort of our beautiful Steam Tug Waratah.

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: 5.30pm for 6.00pm DEPARTURE
Where to arrive: Sydney Heritage Fleet's Heritage Docks and Workshop, Gate 4, James Craig Road, Rozelle, NSW 2039
What to bring: BYO food, snacks & beverages. Complimentary tea & coffee included. 


  • 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 take the time to carefully read through the terms and conditions prior to purchasing a ticket. Terms and conditions are available at checkout.