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Darwin Harbour Cruises

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To appreciate Darwin's pristine and expansive harbour, climb aboard a beautifully presented schooner or stunning multi level catamaran and enjoy an unforgettable cruise with Darwin Harbour Cruises.

With two vessels available, the 20 metre schooner 'Tumlaren' and the 25m multi level catamaran 'Charles Darwin', you can choose from a 'Tastes of the Territory' sunset cruise, a Dinner Cruise, or simply purchase your ticket to 'cruise only' and purchase beverages and nibbles on board.

Darwin Harbour Cruises have been operating cruises for many years, making them one of the longest running operators in Top End cruising, and have entertained visitors and locals alike. All vessels are also available for private charters.

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    • Cruises Sailing and Water Tours
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    • Boating
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    • Australian Tourism Accreditation Program
    • China Ready and Accredited Program
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    Sunset Dinner Cruises aboard the "Charles Darwin"

    The Charles Darwin is a stunningly refurbished tri-level catamaran with the most modern and comfortable facilities.

    Enjoy a two and a half hour sunset cruise only from AUD58.00 with the option to purchase beverages and nibbles on board, or spoil yourself and join them for an all inclusive sunset dinner cruise from AUD96.00, including a sumptuous dinner with local produce and Australian Seafood. The Charles Darwin can also cater for private functions for groups of up to 60 passengers, up to 120 passengers, and up to 270 passengers.

    Tastes of the Territory Sunset Cruise aboard "Tumlaren"

    A mouth-watering tasty platter of smoked kangaroo, gravlax crocodile fillet, and buffalo bocconcini with bush tomato relish is all served while you cruise around this pristine harbour. Take in the foreshore sights and listen to an informative commentary on the harbour's interesting history including an insight into Cyclone Tracy, WWII and Darwin's natural history.

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