New Year's Eve Cruise

Christmas lights in the canalsChristmas lights cruise followed by fireworks in the bay

The Mandurah Canal residents display a fantastic assortment of Christmas lights that offer an amazing experience to the general public. Hop aboard The Pirate Ship for a Christmas lights tour departing at 7:30pm followed by fireworks in the bay at 9pm finishing around 9:15pm once the fireworks are over. The Pirate Ship will dock at our departure jetty to view the fireworks display. The Pirate Ship is an open air vessel offering the best 360' views. 

BYO drinks and snacks are welcome. The vessel isn't licensed.


Adults $96

Kids (3-15) $60

Under 3 free (please add infants as they are considered a passenger)

All children need to be accompanied by an adult.

Boarding commences at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm departure. Please ensure you allow time for parking and walking to the jetty we can not wait for late arrivals. There are road closures in place for the event parking will take longer than usual.

What to bring

  • Coat or jacket, it's an open air boat and it can be cold on a night.
  • Cameras, there's lots to see
  • Due to space restrictions, no prams or strollers open aboard, we have limited storage so please try to leave pram's in the car.
  • BYO beers & wine. Maximum 3 drinks per person and no large eskys.



Find Us

We are located at the jetty out the front of The Bay Cafe on the Eastern Foreshore, Opposite 9 Mandurah Terrace. Between the Kwillena Gabi estuary pool and the traffic bridge.

Boarding for your cruise commences 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Please allow yourself time for parking and walking to the jetty, if you miss your cruise tickets will be forfeited. We will not inconvenience other passengers by waiting for late arrivals.

Refer to our parking map to see the best places to park.

pirate Ship Mandurah departure location