Australia Day Parade Cruise

Quick Details

Departure Locations

  • King Street Wharf #8/9


  • Approximately 2 hours


  • Maximum capacity of 28 passengers!
  • Multi-level premium vessel with front, back and roof top viewing platforms.
  • Professional staff
  • Epic photo opportunities
  • Take part in the Australia Day Parade, see the Tall Ships race and much more!
  • BYO food and drinks (alcoholic or non-alcoholic).  Please note no large cool boxes permitted on-board.
  • On-board bathroom facilities
Children (0-15)
Family (2A + 2C)

Celebrate Australia Day Like a Local – on the finest harbour in the world!

There are not many things more Australian than spending Australia Day amongst the famous landmarks on iconic Sydney Harbour… except maybe vegemite toast! Join us as we get into the ‘Aussie Spirit’ to celebrate the nations vast diversity and symbolic achievements! 

Join our premium vessel, Explorer as we get amongst the excitement of the annual Australia Day Parade on Sydney Harbour.

Marvel at the sea of colour as boats of all shapes and sizes show off their Australia Day finest and compete for the coveted title of best-dressed boat. Admire the elegant fleet of tall ships as they take off on the annual Tallship race across the Harbour!

Yellow Water Taxi’s Australia Day cruise will be awash with the atmosphere and excitement of this memorable day. Let us give you an Australia Day experience from the perspective of those who live and breathe Sydney Harbour.

Sydney Harbour Activities

12:45–2pm Australia Day Harbour Parade
1–1:30pm Tall Ships Race
1:30pm 183rd Australia Day Regatta
2:00pm Red Berets: Australian Army Parachute Display

BYO is allowed on our vessels, however rapid or excessive consumption of alcohol is not permitted – Eskies/Iceboxes cannot be accommodated.

We offer a 10% NRMA discount on all cruises.