An unforgettable cruise on our luxurious historical yacht

Join us aboard our 61ft luxury sailing yacht Southwinds, and experience a serene 2.5 hour sightseeing and history cruise.

Board our powerboat at Rowntrees Wharf, Barangaroo (just North of Crown Resort), and travel to Southwinds waiting close by. Cruise around Sydney Harbour while your attentive crew tell you some local history and serve you refreshments. Experience the thrill of sailing on a classic yacht and have a try steering!

A truly authentic experience of Australian luxury, aboard a vessel rich with history.

Day Time Cruise: Included in your ticket

  • Sightseeing and history cruise for 2.5 hours on Sydney Harbour aboard Southwinds, a magnificent 61ft yacht.

  • Test your skills and have a go at steering a unique classic sailing yacht!

  • Departure via powerboat from Rowntrees Wharf in Barangaroo (just north of the Crown Resort)

  • Complimentary light refreshment and non alcoholic beverage

  • Small-group luxury yacht cruise (max 16 passengers)

  • Champagne or beers can be purchased at the time of booking or onboard.

$225/person

Sunset Cruise: Included in your ticket

  • Sunset cruise from 5.45pm-8.15pm aboard Southwinds, a magnificent 61ft yacht.

  • Test your skills and have a go at steering a unique classic sailing yacht!

  • Departure via powerboat from Rowntrees Wharf in Barangaroo (just north of the Crown Resort)

  • Complimentary glass of La Cuvee Champagne and delicious canapés.

  • Small-group luxury yacht cruise (max 16 passengers)

  • Additional champagne or beers can be purchased at the time of booking or onboard.

$250/person

About the yacht

Constructed with beautiful Huon Pine and launched in 1950, Southwinds would have been one of the fastest and largest yachts in Sydney Harbour at that time. She has competed in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race and has had many notable owners.

This sublime classic sailing yacht features rich timbers, large windows with high wide floors, creating a luxurious, spacious and welcoming atmosphere.

Southwinds’ expansive wooden decks are spacious and photogenic, perfect for viewing the sunset with your companions aboard the intimate event.

Private Charter

Are you more interested to charter Southwinds for a day or even a week? Southwinds is now available for Private or Corporate Charter.

This is no ordinary yacht!  Our beautiful yacht, Southwinds, has an impressive English design pedigree and past.  Designed by Robert Clark in 1948, her original plans are now in the Museum in Greenwich and her specifications registered with Lloyds.

Constructed with beautiful Huon Pine and launched in 1950, she would have been one of the fastest and largest yachts in Sydney Harbour at that time.  She has competed in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race and had many notable owners.

Please contact us to arrange your perfect day out on the water. Read more about Southwinds.

Southwinds charter sailing yacht