Celebrate the new year aboard Enigma in style watching the fireworks with ample of space for all guests.
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Enigma boat is setting a new standard on Australian waters. This Pama Pilot House Fly bridge Cruiser is the ultimate in cruising luxury design, with the best of contemporary styling with no expense spared. Both the interior and exterior feel spacious and focused around views and pure comfort. The interior is light and the absence of window mullions ensure wide panoramic views.
Enigma boat charter is a perfect choice for a corporate meeting or event or simply any occasion that is worth celebrating and remembering.
Enigma boat participated in the Sydney New Years Eve Harbour of Light Parade in 2010. More than 50 vessels are part of this parade, each adorned in rope light, taking part in the world's greatest fireworks display. This means that clients aboard Enigma enjoyed a unique anchorage in the exclusion zone. Enigma's participation this year is yet to be confirmed.
New Year's Eve 2018
8 hour charter
5pm - 1am
Up to 20 guests
Additional guests - $250 per person up to 33 guests
All inclusive food and beverages
Pick up and drop off TBC
Inclusive of Islander BBQ menu for guests and premium beverage selection including local and imported beer and wine, French champagne, spirits of your choice and full range of soft drinks
$250 per additional guest
All prices in $AUS. and include GST
Prices are subject to change without notice
50% deposit required to confirm booking
No Stilettos or high heels
• 19.5 metres
• Maximum 33 guests
• Full air conditioning and heating
• MP3/CD compatible full surround sound system , multi room music system with sub woofer-state of the art.
• Retractable 42' Plasma LCD flat screen TV/DVD player
• Built in motion stabilizer system for extra comfort aboard
• Three luxurious cabins, 1 king, 1 queen, 1 twin, all with en suites and plasma screen TVs
• Comprehensively stocked bar
• Feature lighting and under water lights
• Bow sun beds
• Fully walk around decks
• Swim ladder and indoor and outdoor showers.
Corporate charters, business meetings, seminars and presentations. Intimate weddings, skippered charters for all occasions.
Islander BBQ Menu
Inclusive with NYE Package
Cold seafood buffet, as above
Salmon fillet, marinated in lemon myrtle
Lobster tail cooked in herb butter
BBQ'd garlic prawns
Seared barramundi or snapper with tomato
Premium Champagne Beverage Package
$22 per person per hour
Includes your choice of one premium champagne and all other available beverages from the below consumption menu
Moet Chandon Brut France $110
Veuve Cliquot France $120
G.H. Mumm Cordon Rouge France $110
NV Chandon Brut Australia $60
Ca Selva Prosecco Veneto Italy $50
Johnny Blanco Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Adelaide Hills $50
Oakvale Chardonnay 2016 Hunter Valley $60
From Sunday Pinot Gris 2016 Orange $65
Bervini Pinot Grigio 2016 Veneto Italy $52
Chateay Suau 2015 Bordeaux France $55
Oakvale Rose 2016 Hunter Valley $55
Lost Buoy Shiraz 2016 McLaren Vale $65
Milla Pinot Noir 2016 Adelaide Hills $60
Tomero Malbec 2015 Mendoza Argentina $55
Chateau Suau Cotes De Bordeaux Bordeaux France $70
Lost Buoy Cliff Back Grenache Mclaren Vale $65
Coopers Green Pale Ale $9
Monteith's Apple Cider $10
Sparkling Water (1L) $9
Still Water (600mL) $4
Soft Drinks: Coke, Diet Coke, Lemonade, Ginger Beer $4
Orange Juice $4
Nespresso Coffee $4
Twinings Tea $4
Safety and Equipment
Is the boat safe and in good condition?
Yes, the vessel is currently in survey with the NSW Roads and Maritime, which requires comprehensive safety equipment standards and regular safety checks. A safety briefing is given to the charter passengers before embarking and safety gear will be provided if required. All vessels in our fleet are selected for safety, comfort, quality and cleanliness. We are proud to keep them this way.
What is the maximum capacity of the boat?
Enigma is surveyed to hold a maximum of 33 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, Enigma is suitable for children appropriate sized lifejackets lifejackets are available on request. Children must be under adult supervision at all times.
What toilet facilities are on board?
Enigma is equipped with two modern, spacious marine toilets with easy access for charter.
Catered Food Options
Can we organise a meal on board?
Yes, we can recommend some excellent caterers for you where we can design the perfect menu to suit your budget and taste.
Are we allowed to bring our own food and drinks?
Yes, we suggest that you bring boat friendly food that requires minimum preparation e.g. platter-style cold foods or food that can be cooked in our galley.
Is there a BBQ on board?
No, there is no BBQ on board.
Do I have to wash up the dishes?
No! Sit back and relax and the crew will do that for you.
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 Drummoyne 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.
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. Please wear white-soled shoes or non-marking boating shoes. Strictly no black soled shoes or stiletto-heeled shoes, as this will damage the decking.
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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