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    MV Princess Boxing Day

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    This Boxing Day, join us aboard our our classic timber MV Princess and experience the excitement that is the start of the Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race with great food, fantastic service and electric atmosphere on spectacular Sydney Harbour.

    Enjoy a delicious seafood and carvery lunch while we get you up close to all the action with live harbour commentary from your captain. Treat yourself to a selection of indulgent desserts, coffee and tea and enter to win one of our lucky door prizes. Enjoy a cold refreshment at the bar and take in the stunning views from spacious outdoor viewing decks as the yachts race for first place out of Sydney Heads and commence their 628 nautical mile journey to Hobart. 

    The Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race has become an icon of Australia's summer sport over the last 75 years. It is admired by millions the world over and attracts crowds in the thousands to Sydney's beautiful harbour and its forshores on Boxing Day every year. With a range of tickets for adults, children, concessions and families, Vagabond Cruises invites you and the whole clan along to share in the tradition, innovation and excitement that is Boxing Day on spectacular Sydney Harbour.


    • 3 Hour Cruise on spectacular Sydney Harbour
    • Seafood and carvery buffet lunch
    • Dessert, Coffee and Tea
    • Fully licensed bar - bar packages available
    • See the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race
    • Enjoy the sights & live harbour commentary
    • Allocated indoor seated dining

    As part of our commitment to providing a timely service, we cannot wait for late arrivals. Tickets are non refundable and non-transferable for no-shows or late arrivals. 

    The information provided here is a guide and is subject to change without notice. Please refer to your boarding pass for accurate departure information or call  02 8212 5698. Please arrive 15 mins prior to cruise time for boarding. As part of our commitment to providing a timely service, we cannot wait for late arrivals. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable for no-shows or late arrivals.



    Fresh seafood selection

    • Fresh tiger king prawns with thousand island dressing (gf)
    • Freshly shucked Sydney rock oysters served natural (gf)

    Hot selection

    • Slow cooked pulled beef brisket with gravy and assorted mustards (gf)
    • Moroccan spiced chiclem with yoghurt and mint sauce (gf)
    • Oven roasted baby potatoes with olive oil and rock salt (v) (gf)
    • Medley of Mediterranean roast vegetables (v) (gf)

    Fresh selection

    • Macaroni pesto salad with marinated roast vegetables and parmesan (v)
    • Baby beetroot and spinach salad with feta, walnuts and balsamic vinaigrette (v) (gf)
    • Finely sliced classic coleslaw (v)
    • Wild mixed leaf salad with balsamic vinaigrette (v) (gf)
    • Crusty dinner rolls (v)


    • Assorted cakes (v)
    • Selection of seasonal fresh fruit (gf) (v)
    • Coffee and tea

    GF | Gluten Free  V | Vegetarian

    Sample menu - items subject to change without notice

    Food allergy statement
    Please be aware that our kitchens process foods containing eggs, dairy, gluten, seafood, nuts, sesame seeds and capsicum. Whist measures are taken to avoid cross contamination, we can not guarantee a total absence of these products from any of our dishes.  Vagabond Cruises does not accept liability for any adverse reactions due to allergy or intolerance from  food consumed on board.


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