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Boarding : 7:00 pm
Departure : 7:30 pm
Returns : 10:00 pm
Get the best views of Vivid Sydney 2018’s spectacular light installations from the decks of the Magistic, a luxury catamaran that offers a Vivid Sydney dinner cruise – a perfect experience to share with family and friends. Official dates for Vivid 2018 are confirmed and the festivities will start on 25 May and continue till 16 June, running for a total of 23 days.
A freshly prepared buffet dinner is another highlight, making this one of the best value-for-money Vivid cruise deals! Enjoy a tasty harbour buffet while enjoying the changing colours of the Harbour Bridge, illuminated against the night sky.
Sydney Harbour is one of the main stages for Vivid celebrations and with a Magistic Vivid dinner cruise, you get to see everything first hand. The Magistic will be part of the Harbour light parade – a visual spectacle that’s not to be missed. Exclusive views of ‘Lighting of Sails’ of the Opera House from the expansive viewing decks of the Magistic is one of the crowning elements of this Vivid Sydney cruise, enticing guests to return year after year! (Views of the Opera House sails are subject to traffic and other maritime restrictions at Circular Quay.)
Vivid Lights engages artists from around the world to illuminate and transform Sydney influencing visitors, impacting their thoughts and increasing awareness through various installations. The highlight of Vivid Sydney is the illumination of the sails of the Sydney Opera House with thematic imagery. The 2017 theme was ‘Audio Creatures’ that delved into plant and animal life of the future.
Pick any night during the festival and book your Vivid Sydney Harbour dinner cruise well in advance to be assured of a table aboard the Magistic. There is no other fitting venue that better captures the essence of this luminous festival!
* Odd number bookings (e.g.1, 3, 5, 7 guests) may be subject to shared tables
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE
Sydney Opera House hogs the limelight with its creative 3D light projections since the inception of Vivid Sydney festivals. Thousands of visitors choose our Vivid Sydney cruises to get the best view of Sydney Harbour and the projected art works on the Opera House.
The interactive light installations on Campbell's Cove wharf and surroundings are the major attraction of the Vivid Sydey Festival. Get onboard Magistic's special Vivid Sydney Festival Cruises and witness the stunning experience.
Vivid Sydney Festival 2018 is set to attract tens of thousands to the spectacular foreshore of Circular Quay, a vibrant port where ferries and cruises dock.
SHARED BUFFET DISHES FOR MAGISTIC DINNER + THE RIGHT COMBINATION
Fresh prawns + classic seafood sauce (gf)
CHAFING DISH SELECTION
Beef bourguignon + chunky potatoes (gf) (nf)
Traditional Indian butter chicken (gf)
Mediterranean fish bake + fresh tomatoes + olives(df)
Penne + garlic + rocket + chilli + olive oil (v) (nf)
Calamari strips + broad beans + cabbage + roasted garlic + capers
Roasted cauliflower + potato cheese gratin (nf) (v)
Hokkien noodles + julienne vegetables (v)
Roast root vegetables (df) (gf) (nf) (v)
Iceberg strips, edamame+ zucchini+ crunchy chickpeas + corn + citrus dressing (df) (v)
Japanese-style potato salad + diced carrots + green peas + grain mustard (nf) (v)
Carrot + sultana salad (nf) (df) (v)
Mediterranean salad + couscous + pumpkin + celery + sliced olives (v)
Caesar salad (bacon served by side) (nf)
Warm bread rolls
Selection of condiments and sauces
DESSERT SELECTION(shared between 2 guests)
Vanilla bean pannacotta | Rich chocolate cake | Heavenly tiramisu
* Indicative menu only. Items may be subject to change at any time without notice.
* Requests for dietary (gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free), substitutions and modifications of menus on board our cruises will be politely declined, as we have an on board kitchen and our kitchen team is required to serve the menus within a required time period, of the respective cruises. All our cruises have at least one vegetarian menu option for seated & served menus and buffets also offer vegetarian choice. We cannot guarantee that certain products or ingredients (halal, nuts, gluten, dairy, etc.) will not be in our food, and we explicitly accept no liability in this regard. For serious food allergies you must make your own decisions on selecting meals. Our staff’s comments are only to assist you in making an informed decision.
BEERS - Choice of any of the beers from the list
Crown Lager | Pure Blonde | Coopers Premium LightWINES AND SPARKLING
Hardy’s Brut Reserve (Sparkling Wine)
Vibrant bubbly texture and rich fruit flavours and toasty character
Angus Moscato (Pink Sparkling)
Floral, spice and apricot aromas with lively flavours of peaches and musk
The Riddle Sauvignon Blanc
Vibrant tropical fruit flavours, passionfruit lift, green apple crunch, crisp and refreshing
The Riddle Shiraz Cabernet
Rich blackcurrant and raspberry fruit flavours with savoury notes and pepper spiceSOFT DRINKS AND JUICES - Choice of any of the soft drinks or juices from the list
Fruit Juice (Orange & Apple)
Soft Drinks (Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Solo, Ginger Ale, Lemonade)
Sunday - Thursday - $99
SAVE - $26
Friday - Saturday - $125
7 - 17 Years
Infant with seat -$30
Under 7 Years
Perfect for client entertainment
Price $99 (min 80 guests)
3 Hour Cruise, Buffet Dinner
King Street WharfBoarding: 7:00PM Departure Time: 7:30PM Return Time: 10:00PM
The Vivid Sydney Festival is a spectacular annual cultural event that will rock Sydney. A festival of global magnitude, Vivid Sydney attracts creative minds of the world who swarm to Sydney to be a part of an event that lights up the city with a splash of colour and creativity.
As summer fades into winter, Magistic hosts daily Vivid Sydney Festival dinner cruises for the duration of the event, giving visitors the opportunity to cruise around Sydney Harbour and take in the luminous creativity of the event.
The decks of the Magistic afford the best view of the brilliant kaleidoscope of lights and colours that bounce off Sydney’s iconic buildings. During your Vivid Light Festival cruise, you’ll be amazed to see how the dazzling play of lights and stunning projections bring alive the dormant sails of the Sydney Opera House.
As you sip on refreshing drinks and sail around the harbour, you’ll get to see the dancing flames of Campbell’s Cove and the brilliant light art installations of Circular Quay. Magistic offers a deluxe dinner buffet, freshly prepared onboard, with beer, wine and soft drinks included for the duration of the Vivid Sydney cruise.
Magistic’s Vivid Cruises are a delight as you are cloaked with luxurious warmth inside and treated to the brilliance of the Vivid Light Festival outside. The Sydney Opera House, Circular Quay, the Rocks and Walsh Bay are pivotal precincts of the festival and glow with extravagant lights that portray another face of modern art.
Darling Harbour has been widely acclaimed for the Vivid Aquatique, a cutting-edge fountain with illuminated water jets that sail through a magical wall of light. The visual brilliance is enhanced by music that is artistically syncronised to the display.
There is never a dull moment during this 18-day festival that includes numerous installations brought to life by over a hundred international artists, Vivid music shows, events that showcase the state’s creative industries and motivational speakers who do justice to the coming together of creative minds.
The Magistic, along with other cruising vessels and ferries that traverse the harbour, will be illuminated and they change colours as they enter different Vivid precincts.
Pick any day during the festival and book your Vivid Sydney dinner cruise well in advance to be assured of a table aboard the Magistic. The Vivid Cruise will not disappoint – there is no better venue for you to capture the essence of this luminous festival that pays a glorious tribute to creativity!
VIVID SYDNEY CRUISES