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  • Best Sightseeing Cruise Times in Melbourne

    Posted by David Rizzuto April 3, 2014 - 1,509 views - 1 comment - 0 likes - #Melbourne  #cruises 

    Surrounding by the Yarra River and busy yet vibrant trading parts, cruises are offered to take a look around Melbourne’s CBD and enjoy the relaxing view. Thanks to tours offered by Melbourne River Cruises, here are three cruises that take visitors around Federation Wharf.


    Cruise A – Port & Docklands

    This one-hour cruise offers visitors the chance to through Bolte Bridge and Swanson Dock and learn of early landmarks established during the First Settlement, while enjoying the modern and lively view of the city, including a view of the Victoria Docks that was established during the Victoria gold rush.

    Prices & Booking

    Adult: $23.00

    Concession Student: $18.00


    Cruise B – River Gardens

    In this cruise, visitors will take a close look at Melbourne’s colourful gardens and parklands, and a passing view of the city’s sporting venues such as the MCG.

    Prices & Booking

    • Adult: $23.00
    • Concession Student: $18.00


    Cruise A-B – Melbourne Highlights

    A combination of the two cruises mentioned above, visitors can enjoy the Yarra River experience that allows you to see the garden, modern and artistic side of Melbourne.

    Prices & Booking

    • Adult: $29.00
    • Concession Student: $25.00


    Cruise DC – City and Williamstown Return

    A tour starting Docklands’ shipping channels makes its way towards Williamstown renowned seaside. A great way to experience the lifestyle between Williamstown and Southgate where you view fantastic beaches and daily activities.


    Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evening Cruises

    Weekend evening cruises are available for visitors to enjoy the nightly scene of the city. Features include witnessing gas brigade fireball show, as fire is shot above Crown Casino’s towers and vertical waters and vertical water shows displayed beside the footpath.

    • $130.00 per person
    • 3 hour cruise – includes food and beverages
    • Catering provided for vegetarian and special dietary requirements


    Berth 3, Lower Promenade, Southgate (7:30 pm – 10:30 pm)


  • 1 comment
    • Rebecca Winter
      Rebecca Winter Sounds great. Have you been on any of these cruises?
      April 3, 2014