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Melbourne Port & Docklands 1 hour Sightseeing Cruise

Discover the beauty of Melbourne's famous Yarra River while learning about its fascinating pioneering history - a sightseeing tour from a new perspective.


1-hour Sightseeing Cruise
Stunning views of Melbourne
Crown Entertainment Complex
Southgate Arts Precinct
Convention & Exhibition Centre
Departs central Melbourne

What you need to know

Explore Melbourne and admire views of its best attractions from the unique vantage point of the Yarra River with this Port and Docklands scenic cruise. This 1-hour sightseeing cruise will venture past some of the city's most iconic sites such as the Crown Entertainment Complex and Westgate Bridge, as well as the 19th-century sailing ship, Polly Woodside, World Congress and Trade Centre and the beautiful Melbourne city skyline.

You'll definitely want to bring your camera on this journey! The cruise also includes live commentary from the on board crew who can tell you about the region, the attractions and its history. Food and beverages are available to purchase on board, however, guests are more than welcome to bring their own refreshments.

See below for more information regarding departure points and times.

More info


  • 1 hour Melbourne Sightseeing River Cruise
  • Live commentary


  • Hotel transfers
  • Food and beverages


  • Southgate Arts & Leisure Precinct
  • 19th Century sailing ship “Polly Woodside”
  • World Congress & Trade Centre
  • Shipping Channels and dock area
  • Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Crown Entertainment Complex
  • Westgate Bridge
  • Stunning views of Melbourne City Skyline

What to Bring

  • Camera
  • Light snacks and drinks

Cruise Times

  • IMPORTANT: The cruise timetable changes daily & is subject to tidal & weather conditions.
  • Departs 12:10PM & 3:00PM daily & all other times can be confirmed on the day of travel by calling the Tour Operator
  • Departing from Southbank Promenade, BERTH 2

Departure Point Map

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of cruise
  • We recommend arriving 20 minutes prior to boarding. There is limited or no departures on public holidays and event days
  • For your information: Completed Tour Operator Information, including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • IMPORTANT: The Departure Times can be confirmed on the day of travel by calling the Tour Operator
  • Vessel subject to change without notice

Melbourne Port & Docklands 1 hour Sightseeing Cruise

Southgate Promenade, Berth 5, Melbourne, VIC 3000