Valentine’s Day cruises in Melbourne

Get creative on Valentine’s Day this year with a cruise in or around Melbourne suitable for any budget.

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Sail around Port Phillip on a luxury yacht, spend the night on the water, cruise past the seals on Phillip Island or cruise down the Yarra River while enjoying a decadent multi-course meal.

These cruises are flexible based on your ideal date whether that be Valentine’s Day itself or one of the weekends before or after.

No matter if you’re a couple seeking adventure, some great live music, a romantic twilight cruise or a simple cruise down the river under the twinkling lights, we have the perfect cruise for you and your special someone.

A Valentine’s Day cruise is bound to be a hit and a unique surprise for the object of your affection this year!

Cruise NameWhat's includedLengthPriceBook
Aqua donut floating BBQ rental
  • Use of BBQ and cutlery
  • Safety equipment
2 hours$240Book now
Melbourne and Docklands sightseeing cruise
  • Tea and coffee
  • Live commentary
1 hourUS$18Book now
Melbourne cruise
  • Tea and coffee
2 hoursUS$26Book now
Sunset cruise with pizza dinner
  • Dinner (pizza)
  • Bottled water
  • BYO drinks

 

2.5 hoursUS$65Book now
Twilight river cruise
  • Glass of sparkling wine
1.5 hours$45Book now
Sunset cruise with dinner
  • Buffet dinner
  • Drinks
3.5 hours$139Book now
Sunset cruise with champagne and cheese platter
  • Gourmet cheese platter
  • Glass of champagne
1.5 hours$129Book now
Phillip Island twilight cruise
  • Hot and cold appetisers
  • Children’s activities
1.5 hours$48Book now
Self driver speed boat rental
  • Safety equipment
4 or 8 hours$308Book now
Yacht sailing in the Mornington Peninsula
  • Drinks
  • Wet gear
3 hours$100Book now

Valentine's Day river cruises in Melbourne

Aqua donut floating BBQ rental

Aqua donut floating BBQ rental from RedBalloon

Get creative this Valentine’s Day and spend some time on the water having a BBQ in an Aqua Donut that allows you to steer, cook and socialize.

  • Location/Departure: Docklands, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: Two hours
  • Inclusions: Use of BBQ, oil spray, cutlery, rubbish bag

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Melbourne and Docklands sightseeing cruise

Melbourne and Docklands sightseeing cruise from Viator

Enjoy Melbourne’s port and Docklands area as you cruise along Yarra River for an hour.

  • Location/Departure: Southgate Promenade, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: One hour
  • Inclusions: Tea, coffee and live commentary onboard

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Melbourne cruise

Melbourne cruise from Viator

Go on a relaxing cruise that will take you downriver to the port and upriver away from the city to see Melbourne's attractions.

  • Location/Departure: Southgate Promenade, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: Two hours
  • Inclusions: Drinks (tea and coffee)

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Sunset cruise with pizza dinner

Sunset cruise with pizza dinner from Viator

Cruise along Yarra River whilst enjoying pizza and don't forget to bring your own drinks.

  • Location/Departure: Southbank Promenade
  • Length of cruise: Two hours and thirty minutes
  • Inclusions: Pizza for dinner, bottled water and BYO drinks is allowed

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Twilight river cruise

Twilight river cruise from Groupon

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a twilight cruise along Yarra river and sip a glass of sparkling wine.

  • Location/Departure: Southgate Promenade, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: One hour and 30 minutes
  • Inclusions: Glass of sparkling wine

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Sunset cruise with dinner

Sunset cruise with dinner from RedBalloon

Savour some of Melbourne’s best sights as you cruise along Yarra River, dine on a buffet dinner and enjoy the live DJ for entertainment.

  • Location/Departure: Docklands, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: Thee hours and thirty minutes
  • Inclusions: Buffet dinner, drinks and live DJ for entertainment

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Sunset cruise

Sunset cruise from RedBalloon

Board a 35 foot yacht and sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning Mornington Peninsula view whilst the sun set.

  • Location/Departure: Safety Beach
  • Length of cruise: One hour and thirty minutes
  • Inclusions: Gourmet cheese platter and a glass of champagne

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Valentine's Day cruises in Melbourne on Port Phillip Bay, Phillip Island and Mornington Peninsula

Phillip Island twilight cruise

Phillip Island twilight cruise from RedBalloon

The perfect place to spend a romantic evening is on board a luxury vessel that will take you around Phillip Island for a twilight cruise where you can spot dolphins and seals.

  • Location/Departure: Phillip Island
  • Length of cruise: 1.5 hours
  • Inclusions: Captain’s commentary, children’s activities, a visit to the historic OTAMA submarine and a licensed bar is on board for purchases

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Self driver speed boat rental

Self driver speed boat rental from RedBalloon

Get speedy for an afternoon adventure on the water around Melbourne with a half-day speed boat hire for you and your loved one, and possibly all of your friends for up to ten people.

  • Location/Departure: Docklands, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: Half-day
  • Inclusions: Speed boat hire, safety equipment and instructions

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Yacht sailing in the Mornington Peninsula

Yacht sailing in the Mornington Peninsula from RedBalloon

Hop aboard a traditional style luxury yacht to experience a warm morning cruise around the Mornington Peninsula, enjoying a glass of bubbly together while you take in the scenery.

  • Location/Departure: Blairgowrie jetty, Melbourne
  • Length of cruise: Three hours
  • Inclusions: Glass of sparkling on arrival, soft drinks, water and wet gear provided

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