Burlesque Showboat Cruise

From AUD $55.00
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Docklands, VIC
  • Product code: Burlesque Showboat

The Burlesque Showboat, Melbourne's longest running Burlesque show, isn't just a show, its an experience!

Departing from Central Pier, right in the heart of the Docklands entertainment precinct, the vessel cruises along the Yarra River, through Melbourne's iconic ports and shipping yards, and out into the bays of Williamstown and St Kilda. The lower deck features a VIP lounge and DJ dance floor, while the upper deck features the Burlesque show, which presents themed entertainment handpicked by Burlesque production house, Maison Burlesque. Upon arrival you will be greeted by the captain with a glass of bubbly while roving waiters serve you hot and cold canapés, themed cocktails are available from Melbourne's most exciting floating bar, which you can enjoy while taking in the incredible views on our deck!

Experience the glitz, glamour & tease of Melbourne’s longest running LIVE Burlesque Show - with an exciting theme every cruise, and an incredible program of local, interstate and international Burlesque show girls. Dress-ups aren't mandatory but even a little light themed flair to your evening attire will get you into the spirit of the event!

Cruise Inclusions:

  • A 3.5 hour cruise (includes boarding and disembarking time)

  • Excellent Live Burlesque Cabaret and Comedy Show on the upper deck theatre

  • Resident DJ spinning classic hits on the main deck to dance the night away.

  • A complimentary glass of champagne on arrival

  • $30 Special Cocktail package available online. 

  • Substantial Hot and Cold Canapés served throughout the cruise. 

Ticket Price:

$69.00 per person

$65.00 Groups 10+

$60.00 Groups 20+

$55.00 Groups 50+


The Burlesque Showboat Boards at 7pm / Departs 7:30pm / Returns 10:30pm


$69.00 Per person
$65.00 Per person for group over 10
$60.00 Per person for group over 20
$55.00 Per person for group over 50

2019 DATES

Friday 13th September - 'Friday the 13th'

Friday 18th October - 'Gatsby'

Friday 15th November - 'Hollywood Glamour'

2020 DATES

Saturday 4th January - 'The Rip Roaring 20s... Begin 2020 with a BANG!'

Saturday 8th February - 'Naughty Nautical' Theme

Friday 13th March - 'Viva Las Vegas' Theme

Saturday 18th April - The Rip Roaring 20s' Theme

Friday 15th May - 'Viva Las Vegas' Theme

Saturday 13th June - 'Masquerade' Theme

Saturday 11th July - 'Bastille Day Burlesque'

Saturday 15th August - 'Gangsters & Flappers' Theme

Friday 4th September - 'The Absynthe Saloon' Theme

Saturday 10th October - 'Paris Rouge' Theme

Friday 30th October - 'A Halloween Spooktacular' Theme

Friday 13th November - 'The Annual Burlesque Ball' - *Theme TBC*

*Informal seating will be provided all around the ship, seating for show is laid out for good viewing. There are no allocations of tables nor seats.

Burlesque Menu can be found in the images below - please note all dietary requirements can be prepared for, however we require these ten days in advance

Please Note: This is not a SIT-DOWN dining cruise / No refunds or amendments once you have booked the experience / late arrivals and no-shows will forfeit their experience and will not be entitled to a refund / In the event of inclement weather, the cruise will still go ahead / We serve alcohol in accordance with RSA licensing laws / Larger groups of 10+ can arrange to leave a ticket deposit upon booking to secure tickets, rather than pay the full price up front, please email info@melbourneshowboat.com.au to arrange this booking and payment deposit