Harbour Events


Sydney Harbour events are better by boat

Experience the year’s most exciting events from the waters of Sydney Harbour with Barangaroo Water Taxis!

Sydney Harbour events are some of the best in the world. Enjoy the year’s biggest occasions as a VIP from the comfort of one of Barangaroo Water Taxis’ prestige vessels. Bring your drinks of choice and pack a picnic to enjoy as our experienced skippers get you front and centre for the celebrations.


 A group of people enjoying a Sydney Harbour event onboard a Barangaroo Water Taxi.

Get a front-row seat to Sydney Harbour’s biggest events

No one does special occasions quite like Sydney Harbour. Whether it’s a classic celebration like New Year’s Eve or Australia Day, the magic of Vivid Festival or the excitement of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, enjoy the best views in the world with Barangaroo Water Taxis.

Trust us when we say that the best way to experience Sydney Harbour events is by boat!

New Year’s Eve is the ultimate Sydney Harbour event. Enjoying it from the water is something you have to experience at least once in your lifetime. We’ll take you to the best vantage points around the harbour so you can enjoy New Year’s Eve like never before. BYO drinks, put your party playlist on our sound system and watch the fireworks in VIP style from onboard one of our luxury water taxis.

nye water taxis

With incredible weather almost guaranteed, Australia Day is such a fun day to spend on Sydney Harbour. For a day you’ll never forget, take a Sydney Harbour cruise with Barangaroo Water Taxis. Our comfortable vessels have seating capacity up to 28, so whether your group is small or large, we can accommodate your requirements. We can even arrange multi-boat bookings for larger groups.

Australia day at harbour

Watch buildings come alive and our world-famous landmarks light up the sky during Sydney’s Vivid Festival. Book one of our luxury water taxis and enjoy the magical light show from the waters of Sydney Harbour. Our boats have comfortable seating with clear covers to protect from rain, and outdoor seating so you can enjoy Sydney Harbour events under the stars. Sit back, sip a glass of bubbles and enjoy the festival in style.

One of the most exciting Sydney Harbour events has to be the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. Ward off the post-Christmas blues this Boxing Day with a private cruise aboard a Barangaroo Water Taxi. Pack the Christmas leftovers and enjoy a day on the water amidst the excitement of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.


Whether you choose to cruise with us for Sydney Harbour events or just need to get to and from your party in style, Barangaroo Water Taxis offers the VIP service you deserve. We can pick you up from the Barangaroo foreshore and take you to any ferry wharf, private jetty, marina or pontoon in Sydney Harbour. Get the party started early and BYO drinks to sip as we whisk you away to your special event in style.

If you’d like to enjoy Sydney Harbour events on one of our luxury vessels, get in touch.

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