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Sightseeing Cruises

Our sightseeing tour (running from Wednesday to Sunday every week) is the best way to introduce you to Canberra and her monuments, museums and political battlegrounds. With an informative commentary and experienced crew, it’s  great way to see the sights.

Featuring a fully enclosed, air-conditioned lower deck, and outer decks for outdoor cruising, relax and enjoy the picturesque shoreline while cruising Lake Burley Griffin.

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Purchase a gift card for a Sightseeing Cruise for 2 adults followed by a two course meal at the Yacht Club Restaurant for $144 – a perfect gift or corporate thank you. Valid for 3 years, from date of purchase.

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Purchase a gift card for a family Sightseeing Cruise for 2 adults and 2 children with muffin and hot drink for $84 – a great way to treat your family or loved ones. Valid for 3 years, from date of purchase.

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Our tour departs from 9.30am daily and features three convenient pick up points around the lake. You can then disembark at any of the same three points at the end of your tour.


Location Depart Return
Trevillian Quay, Kingston
Giles Street Jetty, in front of the ‘The Dock’, Kingston Foreshore
9.30am 11am
Commonwealth Place Jetty
Queen Elizabeth Terrace, Parkes ACT (near Questacon)
9.45am 11.15am
Lotus Bay Jetty
Lotus Bay, Yarralumla at the Yacht Club
10am 11.30am


Adult $22
Concession $15
Child (3-12 years) $10
Child under 3 free

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PLEASE NOTE that when booking, you will first choose the date of your booking and number of guests. Then you will be asked to “Choose a time” and the only option is 9.30am.  This is a limitation of the software – please continue by clicking on the BOOK NOW button and you will then be able to choose a different pickup time on the next screen during the booking process.

Add a Coffee and Muffin to your Sightseeing cruise booking for just $6.
Add to your booking today or book on board during your cruise.

Tea and coffee are available on board, along with snacks and a fully licensed bar.

Each ticket includes a 10% discount voucher, redeemable at Snapper on the Lake fish and chippery.

Add a 2 or 3 course lunch at the Yacht Club Restaurant after your Sightseeing cruise. Choose from our 2 or 3 course set menu. Add to your booking or book on board during your cruise.

Oysters (gf)
Roasted Carrot and Pumpkin Salad (gf, df*)
Berkshire Pork Belly (gf)
Salmon Parfait (gf*)

Freshly Battered Fish
Seafood Basket
Chicken Schnitzel
Prawn Linguini
Riverina Lamb (gf)
Steak Frites (gf*)
Chicken Breast (gf*)
Gnocchi (vg*)

Crema Catalana (gf*)
Almond Mousse Summer Peach and Caramelia
Alpine Strawberry
Cheese Plate (to share) (gf*)