Rum Runner

Rum Runner 2 Level Catamaran

Catamaran Boat Hire Sydney

Rum Runner is one of Sydney Harbour’s largest catamarans. This fully renovated 47-foot sailing vessel offers an unique experience with its custom-built design and expansive indoor and outdoor spaces.


At a Glance

Capacity: 47 people

Price: From $500 per hour (others fees may apply – see price guide)

Boat Type: Catamaran

Location: Sydney Harbour

Key Features

  • With a generous capacity for up to 45 people, Rum Runner can accommodate large groups
  • Rum Runner boasts a large front deck and cabin area, providing ample space for guests to relax, mingle and take in the views
  • Enjoy the ultimate in relaxation on the rooftop deck, featuring comfortable lounges where you can unwind and soak up the sun
  • Equipped with clear plastic walls downstairs, she ensures guests remain comfortable and dry without sacrificing the panoramic views of the harbor
  • Inside the catamaran, you’ll find tables in the cabin area, providing a convenient space for guests to gather and dine
  • The crew can cook your food on the large 5-burner BBQ
  • Onboard sound system to play your own tunes or let the skipper press the buttons
  • Swimming ladder to dive into best harbour in the world
  • Complimentary paddleboard

Experience the grandeur of Rum Runner, one of Sydney Harbour’s most popular catamarans for its all-inclusive features. With its spaciousness, amenities and thoughtful design, this custom-built vessel guarantees an unforgettable journey for you and your guests as you sail and party through the iconic harbor.

Popular Occasions: Birthday Parties, Hens Parties, Bucks Parties, Christmas Parties



  • Available everyday (enquire with us for availability on our real-time calendar)
  • Saturday afternoon charters can start between 12.00pm-1.00pm and evening charters can start between 5.00pm-6.00pm (subject to availability)
  • All cruises are min 4 hours, max 6 hours
  • Bucks parties are max 3 hours (4 hour charge applies)

Wharf Locations include:

  • King St Wharf & Rose Bay (most popular)
  • Wheelchair accessibility is only from Rose Bay or Annandale (the guest can be place on the boarding platform and slid onto vessel and then placed back into the wheelchair – this is the only method possible)
  • Any other wharf on Sydney Harbour subject to availability and fees may apply


  • Pre-delivery is at Annandale only and subject to availability on the morning of the charter only


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Entertainment Options

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$28 per person

  • Homemade Beef Burgers
  • Marinated Chicken Burgers
  • BBQ Beef Sausages on Roll
  • Two salads (Garden Salad & Salad of the Day)
  • All condiments included


$48 per person

Choice of 2 items of this menu plus 2 items Seafood menu:

  • BBQ Chorizo (chicken & pork)
  • BBQ Satay chicken skiers
  • BBQ Grilled Haloumi
  • BBQ Pork Rib


$59 per person

Choice of 3 items of this menu plus 3 items Cocktail menu above:

  • Smoked Salmon
  • Peeled fresh prawns
  • Salmon Thai fish cakes with sweet chilli Sauce
  • BBQ Squid or Octopus
  • BBQ Moroccan Salmon cubs
  • Atlantic Salmon marinated & BBQ’d to perfection

Main Course Menu to be added to both above menus (choose two items):

  • Steak (Sirloin)
  • Chicken Tandoori
  • Pork Rib
  • Moroccan Salmon Steaks
  • Barramundi Portions

Menu includes 2 salads, bread rolls and fruit platter

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Price Guide

Boat Hire Fees

October-April (excluding December):

  • Saturdays: $750 per hour (1-47ppl)
  • Friday & Sunday: $650 per hour (1-30ppl), $700 per hour (31-47ppl)
  • Monday-Thursday: $600 per hour (1-30ppl), $650 per hour (31-47ppl)


  • Friday-Sunday: $550 per hour (1-30ppl), $650 per hour (31-47ppl)
  • Monday-Thursday: $500 per hour (1-30ppl), $550 per hour (31-47ppl)


  • Everyday: $750 per hour (1-47ppl)

Public Holidays:

  • $1,000 per hour

All cruises are min 4 hours, max 6 hours

Bucks parties are max 3 hours (4 hour charge applies)

Any Other Fees

  • Wharf Fees: $50 per wharf
  • BYO Fee: $200 for BYO Food &/or Beverages (includes plates, cups, cutlery, rubbish removal and cleaning costs, plus use of BBQ and crew to cook BYO BBQ menu)
  • BYO DJ Fee: $100

Entertainment Options

Payment Details

Deposit: $800

Balance: 10 days before event

Bond: $500

The deposit locks in the boat and confirms the booking for you. The deposit contributes to the total price and the balance is the remaining amount due. The damage bond is payable before the cruise and is returned after the cruise.



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