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Wedding Charter

A Sydney Harbour Wedding or reception cruise will ensure an incredibly memorable and special day. Your guests will feel special and bond very quickly on a wedding boat Sydney. We have a wide range of charter boats that are specifically designed for wedding boat hire cruises, as well as a personalised wedding coordinator allocated to your cruise to ensure everything planned goes smoothly. Simply call us for a quote tailored to suit your budget and suggestions for your magical day on 02 9328 4748.

If you are planning a Sydney wedding, look no further than a wedding charter boat. At Sydney Harbour Escapes, we have the most spectacular selection of boat venues for weddings available. Combine sophisticated style, timeless elegance and world-class views, giving you and your guests an incredibly memorable and special day. 

Wedding charter boat

Saying ‘I do’, onboard a ship heading into the sunset creates a scene straight out of a fairy tale. Nothing would be more perfect than holding the wedding on Sydney Harbour, surrounded by the people you love, clinking champagne glasses and dancing as the sun goes down. While holding weddings on Sydney Harbour is not commonplace, it is becoming increasingly popular, especially among those who want an intimate venue with breathtaking views. 

Your special day

Enjoy the magic of Sydney Harbour as you cruise around in a carefully selected boat for wedding receptions. You will have everything that you need onboard thanks to our wide range of charter boats that are specifically designed for wedding cruises. With crew and staff attending to every detail, as well as a personalised wedding coordinator allocated to your cruise ensuring everything goes smoothly. With a Sydney wedding cruise, you are guaranteed to start and end your day with big smiles on everyone’s faces.

Both small and luxury boats

Whether you’re looking for an intimate setting or a huge party, we can cater for a wedding group of any size. Arrive in style when you book one our Luxury Water Limousine Wedding Transfer, La Dolce Vita Boat. With styling reminiscent of the 1950s, the max capacity for this luxurious mode of transport is 4 people. We also offer larger vessels for parties from 10 guests, right up to our StarShip Sydney Level Cruising Venue which can cater for a party of up to 950 guests! What you want for your special day is entirely up to you, a wedding charter boat is simply the dream setting.

Boat hire for wedding Sydney

Get ready to set sail. Simply call us for a quote on 02 9328 4748. We can discuss options that are tailored to suit your budget and talk through suggestions for your magical day.  You can also contact us via our website with all the details of your wedding plans and one of our team will get back to you within 24 hours.


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MEDUSA  36' Riviera Flybridge Sydney Wedding Charter


Max Passengers: 10

From $360 Per Hour

36' Riviera Flybridge Sydney Wedding Charter

Up to 10 cocktail style
10 casual buffet
  •   Catering Available
  •   BBQ Available
  •   Bring your own drinks available
  •   Bring your own food available
  •   Sound system on this boat allows you to bring your own music
  •   Boat has Presentation facilities
  •   Air conditioning available


4 hour charter

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OSCAR 2 105' Luxury Motor Yacht Wedding Charter Boat


Max Passengers: 60

From $2500 Per Hour

105' Luxury Motor Yacht Wedding Charter Boat

Up to 60 cocktail style
30 casual buffet
8 table dining
10 overnight charter
  •   Catering Available
  •   This boat has a licenced bar
  •   Sound system on this boat allows you to bring your own music
  •   Boat has Presentation facilities
  •   You can get into/out of the water to swim from this boat
  •   Wifi internet is available on this boat
  •   Air conditioning available


Min 4 hour charter
from $10000

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SEADECK 138' Multilevel Function Vessel


Max Passengers: 420

From $2,500 Per Hour

138' Multilevel Function Vessel

Up to 420 cocktail style
  •   Catering Available
  •   This boat has a licenced bar


Min 4 hour charter
from $10000

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Frequently Asked Questions - Wedding Charters

Popular choices of boats for large weddings are luxury yacht charters or super yachts for both space and style, catamaran cruises where the guests have a large outdoor area to mingle and enjoy the glorious Sydney Harbour views and large glass pontoon boats where there is ample space for dining and dancing. If you are seeking a boat for a small wedding venue, then consider a sailing catamaran, luxury sailing yacht charter, power cruiser or private charter ferry. There are many options available for wedding extras, so please call us and we can assist you with some of the best available wedding boats for charter on Sydney harbour to suit your wedding party, budget and style.

As with any land wedding venue, there are a host of additions to consider when creating your wedding and reception just as you imagine. The choices are BYO or catered weddings; sit down formal dining or buffet or cocktails. Most vessels have an option to decorate your wedding charter boat to go with the theme of your wedding. Arrangements can be made to have a videographer/ photographer and entertainers, live music performances and DJs. Please note that extra personnel hired for you wedding will be included in your maximum passenger count. Over 14 years in business, Sydney Harbour Escapes has hosted many different types of weddings to suit all cultures and styles. As every vessel is, different, the easiest way to find out if your chosen wedding boat can supply the options above, just simply call and we advise.

Yes. This is a popular option as the backdrop for your vows is sensational. It also can save a lot of expense with hiring and booking multiple venues, transporting to a photography shoot to with a view, tranferring guests etc. You can have more to spend on a fantastic wedding reception yacht.

We can arrange an additional drop off at a wharf or organise a water taxi pick-up for the marriage celebrant to be dropped off.

We are able to designate an area on the boat for dancing, the size and location of this area will be dependant on the vessel selcted and your final numbers

Yes, we will work with you to create a personalised time line that allows you/your decorators access to the vessel.

To secure a vessel for your charter, we take a 50% deposit of the total amount or cost of the vessel hire, unless specified otherwise. The rest of the payment will be due 14 days prior to the charter along with final numbers and food and beverage requirements.

Payment can be made by EFT, Visa, MasterCard or in cash.

We allow for 15 minutes for all guests to get on and off the vessel at the wharves.

We welcome the opportunity to show you around your preferred boat. Most of our vessels are easily accessible for inspections and appointments are subject to availability. Some of the smaller vessels kept on swing moorings may not be viewed as easily. Please ask our friendly team for more information.

Definitely! On board all of our vessels is an AUX cord which is compatible with any music compatible device e.g. iPhone, iPod.