Entire Venue at Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat

Harbour Esplanade, 14, Melbourne, 3008 Show map
Southern Cross Station (800 m)

Sylvia R.

Safety rules may apply in this venue
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1.5 metre distance between tables
Weddings have no limit on attendees, 2 sqm rule applies
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This venue is temporarily closed due to restrictions
The staff is on furlough and not responding to enquiries.

About this space

The Lady Cutler is a proud supporter of Melbourne's vibrant LIVE MUSIC & ARTS industry, home to well established ongoing events such as the Melbourne Blues Cruise, Reggae Cruise, The Blues Brothers Boat Party, Burlesque Showboat and I Love 80's - Dress Up Boat Party, to mention a few...


Capacity

Standing
up to 350
Dining
up to 140
Theatre
up to 115

Event offers and packages

Package per person

• 3.5-hour Harbour Cruise through the Docklands to Williamstown, Port Melbourne and St Kilda aboard the Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat - includes boarding time/departure time
• All Required Security, Catering, Bar and Boat Crew
• Welcome Drink on Arrival (House Wine, Cider, Beer & Soft Drinks)
• Fully Licensed Bar
• Marketing & Mailing List Support Available

Prices

Sunday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30–$35 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $35 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Monday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Tuesday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Wednesday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Thursday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $30 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Friday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30–$35 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $35 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.
Saturday
9:00 – 23:00
from $30–$35 per person
Per session
9:00 – 16:00
from $30 per person
Per evening
18:00 – 23:00
from $35 per person
Note: All prices include GST.
COCKTAIL STYLE EVENT (standing)
Guest Numbers: 80-99
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $40
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $45
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $85

Guest Numbers: 100-149
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $38
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $40
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $75

Guest Numbers: 150-199
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $35
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $35
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $55

Guest Numbers: 200-249
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $32
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $45

Guest Numbers: 250+
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $30
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $30
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $35

FORMAL DINING (seated)

Guest Numbers: 50-70
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $79
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $85
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $159

Guest Numbers: 71-90
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $69
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $75
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $129

Guest Numbers: 91-110
Day Cruise (Until 4 pm) (Mon-Sun): $65
Evening Weekdays (Mon-Thurs): $69
Evening Weekends (Fri-Sun): $119

Send me a message through Tagvenue for a bespoke quote that's right for your event.
Mentioning your budget will help me propose the best option for your needs.

Cancellation policy

Other

The venue has not provided a cancellation policy. For further information, please ask the Event Manager.


Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Projector
Natural light
Lighting Equipment
VIP Luxury Lounge on the Lower Deck
Two Fully Operational Bars, with Drink Packages Available
Staging Services
Tailored Cruise Itineraries with Flexible Departure/Arrival Times
Wi-Fi
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Storage space
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

PA system / music speakers available
Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

The Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat can take 60-350 people out on the water and/or booked for private charter so you can gather your friends for an exciting night out aboard this multi-level vessel which has been fully renovated for luxury, comfort and above all, safety.

Since 2007, we have provided over 1,400 extremely successful events in the corporate, entertainment, wedding and private celebration sectors. Our highly professional crew of Marine Specialists, Event Managers and dedicated Chefs will provide you with a personal VIP service to meet your specific needs and standards.

Departing from the infamous Central Pier, Docklands, the vessel enjoys exciting city skylines, surrounded by the most exclusive marinas, bars, clubs, making it the ideal celebration location.

Our incredible event planning and management staff are highly experienced in producing multiple events, themes and shows, while our finely dressed boat crew deliver exceptional service at the highest standard for you and your guests. Our menus are adaptable to cater for all dietary requirements with drinks packages, and curated refreshments optional.

Just come aboard and enjoy, we will do all the rest and make your cruise with us a very successful event.

PLEASE NOTE: We do not offer PRIVATE CHARTER CRUISES for groups smaller than 70 people (cocktail style dance party) or 50 people for sit down dining.


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