Harbour Spirit near Opera House

Covid 19 Message
**Fact - Sheet sqm rules capacity **
From the 11th of October - the 30th of November 2021
2sqm pp outdoor
4sqm pp indoor
**From the 1st of December 2021**
Capacity will follow by the 2sqm pp rule indoor and outdoor

 

Due to high demand, availability for charter vessels is limited this season. Please ensure you're able to place your deposit early to avoid disappointment

HARBOUR SPIRIT

 

85' Wavemaster Catamaran Australia Day Charter

Harbour Spirit ticks all the boxes for a fabulous cruising boat for small and large group occasions. With a wide berth, multiple levels and a perfect balancing of indoor and outdoor entertainment areas, she is a good choice for your cruising event. You will enjoy her very flexibke, Contemporart layout and air conditioning. Harbour spirit is licenced for offshore waters so she is able to pick up from Darling Harbour, Circular Quay & Manly. She can also go whale watching, unlike many similar vessels


  Refundable Booking
  •   COVID-19 infection, isolation and family illness, see details
  •   Illness, accident, injury
  •   Transport issues
  •   Home emergency
  •   Pre-existing medical
  •   Flight disruption
We provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of your control you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. To apply for a refund, please find the instructions on how to apply in the booking confirmation email you received after payment.
Upgrade your booking for extra 6% to receive a 100% refund if you cannot attend for one of the many reasons in our Terms & Conditions which you accept when you select Refundable Booking(s).

 

HARBOUR SPIRITAustralia Day

  • From $1500 Per Hour
  • 216 Max Passengers
  • 200 Cocktail Style
  • 140 Casual Buffet
  • 140 Table Dining
  • 130 Offshore Charter

 

HARBOUR SPIRIT Prices

Total cost =  Vessel Hire   +   Food   +  Beverages   +   Optional Extras   +   Wharf fees

Includes Captain

Australia Day
$1500 per hour
4 hour charter $6000
Includes a surcharge for the public holiday


Public holiday surcharges apply

 

 

 

Wharf fees

Wharf Fee
$120 wharf fees will be charged for pick up and drop off at city wharves
$POA for other wharves

Wharf List Pick up & Drop Off Locations for Harbour Spirit
City Wharf Fees: Pick Up $60 + Drop Off $60 = Total $120
Putney, Meadowbank, Cabarita, Rose Bay: Pick Up $300 + Drop Off $300  = Total $600
Homebush Bay Wharf Fees: Pick Up $600 + Drop Off $600  = Total $1200
Manly Wharf Fees: Pick Up $600 + Drop Off $600  = Total $1200
Darling Harbour - King St
Balmain Mort St Bay
Casino Pyrmont
Circular Quay- Eastern Pontoon
Kissing Point Wharf Putney
Woolwich Valentina St
Huntleys Point Gladesville
Rose Bay
Sydney Olympic Park
Cabarita
Meadowbank
Manly fun pier
Taronga Zoo
Mosman Bay
Cremorne Point
Neutral Bay
Kirribilli Jeffrey Street
McMahon’s Point 
Birkenhead Point 
Note: Prices are subject to change should the event require tailored requests.
Note: 18th & Bucks not accepted.


Refundable Booking

Starting from November 25, 2021, we provide all our customers with Refundable Terms so if you are unable to attend your booking due to unforeseen circumstances outside of our control, you may be entitled to a refund - please see our full set of Refundable Terms and Conditions here. You may find all instructions on how to apply for a refund online via your booking confirmation email after payment.

Scenarios include: Positive PCR test | COVID-19 Infection, Isolation and family illness - see details, Illness, accident, injury, Public Transport failure to the booking, Private Vehicle Failure to the booking, Home Emergency, And many more..

Harbour Spirit Canape Menu (Chef on Board) (Seated & Served in individual trays)
Budget Canape Menu (choose 7 items - $39p/p)
Premium Canape Menu & Boxed Items (choose 7 Items + Dessert - $49p/p)
Harbour Spirit – Menu Choices
Empanadas homemade chicken
Empanadas homemade shredded beef
Empanadas homemade, vegetarian, peas, potato, curry, mild chilli (v)
Spinach & Ricotta homemade pie slices & mixed salad (v)
Vol au Vent homemade chicken, mushrooms in a cream sauce
Vol au Vent homemade smoked salmon, cream cheese with caper berries
Pastry Tart homemade vegetarian (v)
Sausage Rolls homemade petite pork puff pastry bites
Cevapi homemade gourmet pork & beef sausage with potato salad (gf)
Arancini Balls homemade mushroom & mozzarella (v) (gf)
Chicken Skewers seasoned, salt, pepper, oregano
Chicken Skewers seasoned, lemon pepper
Lamb Kebab Skewers seasoned, salt, pepper, oregano
Hamburger Sliders brioche bun, mini homemade beef patty
Panko Crumbed Prawns
Coconut Crumbed Prawns
Salt & Pepper Squid with lime& aioli
Prawn Cutlets golden crumbed
Garlic Prawn Twisters
Prawn & Guacamole on toasted ciabatta
Bruschetta tomato with crumbed fetta on ciabatta bread (v)
Sweet Potato Wedges with sour cream & sweet chilli (v) (gf)
Fish & Chip baskets barramundi homemade fish bites with lemon & tartar
Seafood baskets calamari rings, fish pieces, chips with lemon & tartar
Spring Rolls vegetable with sweet chilli sauce (v)
Dim Sims mini chicken & tasty vegetables
Pizza variety includes meat lovers & vegetarian
Quiche vegetarian squares homemade & Salad (v) (Boxed)
Quiche Lorraine, bacon, cheese squares homemade & Salad (v) (Boxed)
Pasta tossed with mushroom, zucchini, capsicum, eggplant, tomato basil sauce (v)
Roasted Potato Skins with philly cheese, sour cream & chives
Anti-Pasto Platter, prosciutto, salami, ham, sun dried tomato, olives & cheeses (Trays)
Salad gourmet roast pumpkin, sweet potato, balsamic EVO dressing (v) (Boxed)
Chicken Strips crispy crumbed & roasted chat potato (gf) (Boxed)
Lasagne Beef, mozzarella, bechamel, napoletana sauce & mixed salad (Boxed)
Thai sweet chilli chicken with stir fried rice & seasonal vegetables (Boxed)
Korma Chicken stir fry & fried rice (Boxed)
Penne Napoli tomato base pasta (v) (Boxed)
Penne Bolognaise beef, napoletana sauce pasta (Boxed)
Penne Boscaiola, onion, bacon, parmesan, and mushroom cream sauce (Boxed)
Chefs selection of desserts
Fruit Salad seasonal fresh fruit cups (v)
Note: Menu subject to slight seasonal changes

Xmas Deluxe Canapes Menu & Boxed Items (includes King Prawns & Dessert$69p/p)
Xmas Deluxe Canapes Menu & Boxed Items

Freshly prepared by our dedicated On-board Chef.
Canape Menu Included (Roving Canapes)
Empanadas homemade shredded beef or chicken
Bruschetta tomato with crumbed fetta on ciabatta or pita bread (v)
Prawn & Guacamole on toasted ciabatta
Spring Rolls vegetable with sweet chilli sauce (v)
Anti-Pasto Platter, turkey, prosciutto, salami, ham, sun dried tomato, olives & cheese (Trays)

Substantial Menu included (Seated or Standing)
Lasagne Beef, mozzarella, bechamel, Napoletana sauce & mixed salad (Boxed)
Thai sweet chilli chicken with stir fried rice & seasonal vegetables (Boxed) Spinach, Ricotta Pie &
roast pumpkin, sweet potato salad (v) (Boxed)
Fresh King Prawns with lemon cocktail sauce
Desserts Included (Chefs Selection)

Chef’s selection of desserts Fruit Salad – seasonal fresh fruit cups (v)
Please Note: Currently No self – serve buffet style food service areas & communal snacks allowed.
(Our onboard chef will be providing a sumptuous menu served by wait staff to your guests individually)

Drinks Packages (Option 1)
Beer, Ciders, Red & White Wines, Sparkling, Soft Drinks & Juice
$11 per person per hour
Beverage Packages with Spirits Upgrade (Option 2)
Beer, Ciders, Red & White Wines, Sparkling, Soft Drinks & Juice
Vodka, Gin, Rum, Scotch, Bourbon, Southern Comfort, Midori, Malibu, Kahlua
$15 per person per hour
Non-Alcoholic Packages (Option 3)
Soft Drinks & Juice
$16 per person
Cash Bar – (Option 4)
$280 Bar Staff Fee

Manly transfers
Offshore cruises
Whale watching
Good offshore photo shooting boat



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All prices in $AUS. and include GST
Prices are subject to change without notice
50% deposit required to confirm booking

Features

  •   Catering Available
  •   BBQ Available
  •   This boat has a licenced bar
  •   Sound system on this boat allows you to bring your own music
  •   A microphone and PA system is available for use
  •   TV / DVD available
  •   You can get into/out of the water to swim from this boat
  •   Air conditioning available

Brand : Wavemaster


• Length: 26 meters
• Dining saloon with flexible layout
• Fully air conditioned vessel of exceptional nautical design
• Spacious indoor & outer decks for Harbour viewing
• In-house dedicated team to achieve a high level of event organisation
• Superb view from inside the luxury dining area
• Fully licensed bar
• Audio visual & PA system, wireless microphone
• Spacious dance floor


Boat Suitability :

Australia Day, Corporate charters, weddings and large group party cruises
 

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Safety and Equipment

What is the maximum capacity of the boat?
Harbour Spirit is surveyed to hold a maximum of 216 passengers, 1 skipper and crew dependent on your passenger numbers. Please note, an infant, regardless of age is considered a passenger.

Is the boat suitable for children?
Yes, Harbour Spirit is suitable for children and appropriate sized lifejackets are available on request. Children must be under adult supervision at all times.

What toilet facilities are on board?
Harbour Spirit is equipped with multiple modern, spacious marine toilets with easy access for charter.

On Tour
Can we have music on board?
Yes, the vessel is equipped with a sound system where you can plug in a music compatible device like an iPhone. Please ensure your mp3 player is fully charged.

Where can we go during our charter?
Your skipper can take you most places within Sydney Harbour, providing it is within the surveyed boundaries. Should your guests wish to go to a specific location within Sydney Harbour please let us know at time of briefing.

Can we extend our charter time during the charter?
Yes, although this is subject to availability. Please note, the charter will be extended based on the decision of the captain on board and payment will be processed post charter by authorised bond.

Booking and Payment
Can we view the boat before we book our charter?
Yes, the vessel is located in Pyrmont and viewings are possible most days. We recommend that you view the vessel so that you know exactly what the boat has to offer and whether it is suitable for your charter. Please call in advance to check availability and arrange a viewing.

How do I secure my booking?
A minimum 50% deposit is required to confirm booking, with the balance payable 14 days prior to commencement of the charter. Upon payment of your deposit, a Skippered Charter Contract will be emailed to you, confirming details relevant to your charter, which must be signed and returned. Payment can be made by MasterCard, Visa, EFTPOS, Electronic Funds Transfer or cash. Diners Card, Bankcard and Cheques are not accepted.

Is there any paperwork to complete before we go on our charter?
Yes, we require your signed contract and authorised bond form prior to your charter commencing.

Cancellation
If I cancel the charter, can I get a refund?
We do not offer refunds should you wish to cancel your charter. If boating conditions are unsafe, as determined by the management of Sydney Harbour Escapes, we will offer a six month voucher where you can reschedule your charter based on availability. Please see our General Booking Information on our website or contact a staff member on 02 9328 4748 for details.

Preparations and Arrival
What do you advise we bring along for our charter?
As conditions can vary on the water, it is suggested that you bring along a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, swimmers, and seasonal jumper or jacket.

Does our party need to get there before the set time of the charter?
All your party should be at the designated pick up point at least 15 minutes prior to your charter time to allow loading of passengers and gear and to enable enough time for the skipper's safety briefing. Please note, our charter will start and finish at the times on your contract.

Can one of our guests be picked up late and dropped off early from another wharf?
Multiple pick up and drop off points are not recommended as this will shorten your charter time significantly. We suggest that guests wishing to join the charter late or leave early should arrange alternative transportation via water taxi at their own cost. Please ask one of the Sydney Harbour Escapes team members for a Water Taxi contact.


 

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