Hobart Functions, Events and Celebrations on a Private Harbour Cruise

…whatever your event, Odalisque guarantees size, comfort and convenience.

Entertain your colleagues, clients, friends or associates with a memorable experience aboard Odalisque. Fantastic for a corporate function, Christmas, birthday, hens or bucks parties, or any occasion that calls for a unique experience. Create the perfect atmosphere for up to 40 people with the best view of Hobart, cruising on the Derwent River with its picturesque buildings, wharf and Mount Wellington as your backdrop. Regardless of the size of your group, big or small, our charters are perfect for a day on the water.

Celebrate with up to 40 guests.

Custom built cruise vessel, Odalisque.

Guests relaxing in the Odalisque’s cabin.

Choose your cruise duration

Our 3 hour Private Harbour Cruise is an ideal duration for a long lunch or sunset drinks. Think you might like to have a little longer out on the water? No problems. We can customize the length of your tour (and even the destination!) Private Harbour Cruises are available for 3 to 8 hours, at $550 per hour. 

Catering & bar services

We have a fully equipped kitchen on board and can arrange with our chef to design a menu fit for any occasion – from simple, hearty platters to a degustation of fine Tasmanian fare. Please see below for our latest catering menu. Self-catering is also available.

Odalisque is a fully licensed venue and have an extensive Tasmanian wine list to choose from, plus local beers and boutique cider.

Pick up from central Hobart locations

Pick up is available from a Hobart location convenient to you. Options include Elizabeth St Pier, Kings Pier Marina, the Queens Domain and with prior arrangement many other public or private jetties within the Hobart area, including Bellerive, Wrest Point Casino, Mona and local yacht clubs & marinas.

Our Private Harbour Cruises operate between Lower Sandy Bay and Mona. If you’d like to venture further down the channel and see more of our beautiful coastal & aquatic life, then a Custom Day Charter might be perfect for you. Our Day Charters are available to and from Hobart to locations within Storm Bay and D’Entrecasteaux, including Bruny Island. Read more here

Customise your cruise

If you would like to customise your Private Harbour Cruise, event or function or have any questions please Enquire Now and we will happily respond to your query.

Guests on the top viewing deck enjoy fresh seafood.
Canapes in Odalisque’s kitchen.

Odalisque’s spacious interior has 360 degree views. 

Cruise the waters of the Derwent River. Image: Events Tasmania and Alastair Bett

Cruising past the iconic Tasman Bridge. 

Enjoy an evening cruise aboard the Odalisque. Image: Events Tasmania and Alastair Bett

Specialised Cruises aboard Odalisque

Have a special event in mind? Consider a Private Harbour Cruise for your next celebration. 

Birthday Celebrations
Hens & Bucks Parties

Celebrate with friends and family aboard Odalisque. Pick up and drop off from the Hobart Waterfront area is available so that the celebrations can continue even after the cruise ends. 

Corporate Functions
Christmas Parties

Our unique floating venue is the perfect location for celebrations with colleagues. Christmas parties are hugely popular aboard Odalisque, as are corporate cruises.

Wakes & Ashes Scatterings
Custom Designed Cruises

Cruises can be designed to suit your unique interests and needs – from mid-winter cocktail parties to celebrations of life. Please get in touch today with any special requests. 

Operates

Between May – January

Duration

Minimum 3 hours

Cost

From $550 per hour for Derwent River cruises. This rate may increase depending on cruise destination & travel speed. 

Guest capacity

1 – 40 guests

Home port for departures and returns

Hobart, Tasmania

 

Includes

Day Charters include

  • Cruise in comfort and style aboard Odalisque
  • Tailored itinerary
  • Skipper & crew
  • Pick-up & drop off at preferred location
Food can be supplied by Tasmanian Boat Charters at an additional cost.
Alcoholic beverages and other refreshments can be purchased on board. 
Waitstaff & chef, if required on board, will be at an additional cost.