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Spirit of Melbourne Dinner Cruise

  • A Melbourne luxury dinner cruise shows you a different side of the city
  • Combine sightseeing with a culinary experience
  • Admire the city of Melbourne when its illuminated by night
Spirit of Melbourne Dinner Cruise
From US$80.92
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If you’ve already explored Melbourne on foot, see the city from a different perspective on an evening dinner cruise—a great way to avoid the daytime heat and see Melbourne illuminated by night. Without having to jostle among crowds, you’ll sail the Yarra River and pass Federation Square, Flinders Station, and the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria while enjoying a 4-course meal and unlimited sparkling wine, beer, and spirits all night.

What to Expect

Your evening excursion begins at Southbank Promenade, where you’ll board your vessel and take a seat. As you sail down the Yarra River, you’ll see top Melbourne attractions such as the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Flinders Station, Rod Laver Arena, and Riverside Park illuminated by night. 

Enjoy a premium 4-course meal of Australian-inspired cuisine, including lamb, beef, and seafood, accompanied by free-flowing wine, beer, sparkling wine, and spirits. Your meal culminates with cheese, coffee, and a glass of port or liqueur.

At the end of the cruise, the boat returns to Southbank Promenade.

Reviews (684)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2018
A nice evening out

Nice food, very friendly and attentive staff. Wine choices well matched with food. A very enjoyable evening.

Thank Rockdog497
Reviewed 24 September 2018
Underwhelming and disappointing

Having experienced river cruises in other countries and in comparison to one taken in Brisbane, this cruise by far left a sour note. The river cruise is advertised as a 3 hour cruise, the actual FLOAT on the boat that zig zagged back and forth...More

3  Thank carolhJ8844JM
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile
Cold, boring and alcohol the only savior

Dinner cruise, been cold since before departure waiting dockside when boat was empty. Meal is mediocre at best compared with what is available for the same price on shore. Included alcohol ok but average quality, but 3 hours plenty of the to drink too much...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 19 June 2018
Meal was fantastic

Good quality food and wine with a great river cruise along the banks of the Yarra highlighting some of Melbournes tourist attractions.

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 31 May 2018
Great Staff, Great Food, Great Night!

I was a little hesitate getting on a 3 hour dinner cruise (as there is only so much you can see at night), but the entire evening was wonderful. The food was lovely, the staff were fantastic and the beverages free flowing! Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank kellyhV161JL
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21 August 2018|
Response from SEARS215 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the company directly at +61 3 8610 2600
Jeff N
5 June 2018|
Response from bushlands | Reviewed this property |
Hi,I think there was a vegetarian option only.