If you’re looking to host an event with a point of difference, why not consider hosting your group on a luxury cruising vessel?
Read on for A LIST Guide‘s top picks for events on the water – they’re sure to create a memorable experience for corporate groups.
With more than 30 years of charter boat hire experience, Flagship Cruises Sydney Harbour knows a thing or two about delivering breath-taking events on the water.
Flagship Cruises’ fleet of luxury boats, super yachts, catamarans and sailing yachts offer prime location in the stunning Sydney Harbour, providing the ultimate location for your next corporate event.
Whether it’s a product launch, corporate dinner, team-building day, incentive cruise or executive meeting, the professional team at Flagship Cruises has you covered.
The team will assist in managing every detail of your event, from selecting the right boat, to catering and entertainment.
Sydney Harbour Yacht Charter is renowned for its experience in designing and facilitating boutique, luxury events on Sydney Harbour.
For over 20 years, Captain Simon Loneragan and his crew have hosted an array of corporate events, from formal boardroom meetings to cocktail cruises, on board their two vessels.
The 92-foot Warren Motor Yacht A.Q.A. is perfect for high-end corporate events of up to 65 people and comprises a main lounge, sky lounge, large top deck and three large bedrooms with ensuites.
The 65-foot State of the Art is well-suited for smaller groups of up to 25 and is designed specifically for relaxing luxury day or night cruising.
The two vessels are well-equipped to host spectacular events in luxurious surroundings with impeccable service and high-end cuisine.
If you’re hosting an event in The Top End, be sure to check out Darwin Harbour Cruises.
Departing within walking distance from the Darwin Convention Centre, the tailor-made cruises offer corporate groups a venue with a difference, making the most of Darwin’s breath-taking natural harbour.
Their fleet of well-appointed vessels can cater for groups of 10 right through to larger events of 270 people. It’s the perfect solution for partner programs, incentive lunches and welcome functions to remember.
Darwin Harbour Cruises also offer a wide range of menus, utilising the freshest local seafood and tropical fare.
Blow your guests out of the water with one of Sydney’s Heritage Fleets 100-year-old historic vessels.
Kick off events, Christmas parties and everything in between can be hosted on board the fleet, which ranges in capacity from 25 to 200 pax.
Sydney Heritage Fleet is a not-for-profit community-based organisation, which aims to preserve the maritime history by restoring and maintaining the historical vessels.
Whether you choose the 1874 Tall Ship James Craig, the 1902 Steam Tug Waratah or the 1902 Steam Launch Lady Hopetoun, you can guarantee your event will be one to remember.
For a Tasmanian experience like no other, look no further than Peppermint Bay Cruises. Just a short (and scenic!) drive from Hobart, Peppermint Bay is home to a highly acclaimed restaurant, a hotel bistro and a luxury catamaran, the Peppermint Bay II.
The vessel is available for private charter or for transport to the Peppermint Bay Hotel and can cater to up to 160 guests.
Groups can cruise along the picturesque D’Entrecasteaux Channel and along the coastline of Bruny Island, while enjoying some of the finest food and wine Tasmania has to offer.
With over 130 vessels in its boat charter fleet, Sydney Harbour Escapes has endless opportunities for event planners to take their groups to sea.
With capacity for up to 950 guests, the fleet can host large conferences or intimate meetings, providing the perfect mix of work and play.
The team at Sydney Harbour Escapes take the hard work out of organising a boat charter and will help create your ideal corporate event.
Take your event to the next level and add in a team-building activity such as laser clay shooting or golf from a boat – it’s all possible with Sydney Harbour Escapes.
Whether your event is for two people or 2500, Captain Cook Cruises has the perfect solution for your Sydney events.
Its fleet of 20 private charter vessels is available for casual cruising, formal dining, themed nights and harbour transfers.
Captain Cook Cruises has recently welcomed a number of new additions including the Superyacht Auspro, which is suitable for luxury harbour cruises of up to 40 guests, or overnight for 12 guests.
MV Sydney 2000 promises the best in sophisticated cruising with seating for up to 700 guests over three decks and two private dining rooms.
If sailing is more your style, check out the executive sailing catamaran Sydney Crystal, designed for corporate entertaining with all the features of a luxury cruiser.
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