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Port of Melbourne and Docklands Sightseeing Cruise

Melbourne, Australia

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Port of Melbourne and Docklands Sightseeing Cruise

Melbourne, Australia

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1 hourMobile & paper tickets accepted

Spend a leisurely hour or so cruising down Melbourne's famous Yarra River. Learn about the historical Victoria Docks and the landings of the early settlers on this sightseeing Melbourne cruise.

What's Included

  • Tea and Coffee
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • No food or drinks are sold on board
  • Gratuities

What To Expect

Discover the routes of the early settlers with this historical look at the city's famous Yarra River and surrounds. Experience the history of the Southern Hemisphere's largest port and relive its involvement in Melbourne's settlement. This sightseeing cruise is a great introduction to Melbourne and the Yarra River.

Cruise Highlights:
• Southgate Arts and Leisure Precinct
• Crown Entertainment Complex
• World Congress Center and Trade Center
• Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Center
• Shipping

The Location

Where To Go

Melbourne River Cruises, Berth 2, Southbank Promenade, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia


Melbourne, Australia

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (24)

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Ticket desk was accommodating to...

Peter C | Nov 2021

Ticket desk was accommodating to my late change request. Boat Captain was terrific and informative on the tour. Plenty of room on the cruise. Option for tea and coffee on boat as well

We went on the two...

lync19 | Apr 2021

We went on the two hour cruise both ways from Southbank Berth 2 Peter was the captain and did a fantastic commentary on both parts of the cruise covering the historic and political topics of the various parts of the river He was spot on very

The tour guide was terrible,...

ariana_A | Apr 2020

The tour guide was terrible, he was an embittered, who didn’t even tried to make people have a good time. The tour in general mostly focuses on the industrial part of Melbourne not in the city itself which is not interesting and relevant for most

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Cruise duration times are approximate and subject to change, often due to tides and river traffic
  • Cruise direction and timetable subject to tidal conditions and river closures
  • The boat is completely enclosed and windowed so that passengers won't be subject to the elements
  • Restroom available on board

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
From $21.71 / person
Includes taxes and fees
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