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Discover Melbourne from a whole new perspective with one of our Yarra River boat cruises. Melbourne River Cruises offers a selection of day cruises to choose from; select one or the other, or you can combine them both for maximum value! Whether...more
| Southbank Promenade at Berth 5, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 8610 2600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent Food, Excellent Service A+ night. Easy booking, was very surprised by the food, but also gave an excellent view of Melbourne at night.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wokka05
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband bought tickets for this cruise through Trip Advisor before we travelled to Melbourne and we changed a voucher to tickets in a booth on the bridge next to the river. What a great day out! So we had to be escorted by foot...More

11  Thank RuthA839
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the cruise from Melbourne to Williamstown on a lovely sunny day. The crew were great, a very informative and fun. They pointed out lots of interesting places and fun facts along the way. A very comfortable ride with free tea and coffee. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful sunny day for a cruise to Williamstown. Matthew the captain had us all in stitches with his commentary. Had a lovely walk around Williamstown and lunch at one of the many great restaurants. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the return trip from Melbourne City to Williamstown. The cruise was lovely and really worth the money. You had free coffee and tea on board. Commentary was only from Melbourne City to Williamstown and nothing on return trip. The çaptain doing the commentary...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 187marianc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to go on any of the cruises offered on my last day in Melbourne. Someone selling tickets at the dock convinced me this was a good idea! Then it was cancelled due to not enough people interested. After I’d sat and had...More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our last day in Melbourne we wanted to do something different and we chose this river cruise to Williamstown. It wasn't the best move we've ever made because the cruise itself is devoid of scenic highlights and the boats themselves (both directions) are in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was, to be honest, our second choice of dinner option to celebrate our wedding anniversary whilst visiting Melbourne last week - the restaurant tram crowd cancelled our booking at short notice. However we thoroughly enjoyed our dinner and overall experience on the Spirit of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank 17Barb17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came on the dinner cruise for a family birthday. The location is very close to public transport and major attractions. The boat was very impressive. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. Food was very tasty and a good menu choice. Not sure if...More

Thank killerberry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst experience ever! The lady at the counter was the rudest person I have ever met; Ting was her name! The cruise itself was absolutely boring and you experienced no views! It was a waste of money. I would definitely not recommend wasting your time...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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3 May 2018|
Response from Michael-4551 | Reviewed this property |
Hi you need to call them on the telephone numbers listed on their website to get that info.
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Response from kerryd222 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what cruise you go on. Spirit of Melbourne cruise was four course meal and drinks included for a much dear price. Just short cruises and other Yarra river cruises would maybe have tea and coffee. The price of... More