Boat Hire on Calypso

Pricing

Boat hire on board Calypso includes skipper and crew


Hourly Rate


$600 p/h all year 


November - January: Minimum 4 hour charter


February - October: Minimum 3 Hour charter 


BYO Charters


$15pp surcharge applies 


Surcharge includes all cutlery, crockery, cups, utensils, serving equipment and on board eskies and fridges


Catered Charters


$228 per waitstaff dependant on menu choice 


Pick up and drop off fees apply


Public holiday surcharge of 30% applies

Overview

Calypso is a 52-foot motor cruiser well suited for boat hire on Sydney Harbour for any occasion. Surprisingly comfortable and spacious, Calypso can hold 38 passengers comfortably for a variety of boat hire events and up to 18 passengers for a more formal table dining setting. Boat hire on board Calypso is sure to be an enjoyable experience and one that will leave you with some lasting memories.


Step on board and make your way up to the expansive flybridge and you will quickly notice why boat hire on board this vessel is such a memorable experience. There is a retractable canvas roof to protect you from the elements and more than enough room for a small group to enjoy the harbour from up here. Looking down from such heights gives you’re a different perspective of Sydney Harbour.


Stepping down onto the main deck, the striking element is the rear decking where you and your boat hire guests will enjoy panoramic views of Sydney Harbour and all its glory. There is a walkway around to the bow of the boat where on a sunny day; boat hire on board this vessel becomes so much more relaxing and enjoyable. Lie down and relax on the sunbed or mingle with a drink in hand. Whatever you decide you will be awed by Sydney Harbour’s beauty and how gracefully this vessel cuts through the water.


Inside, boat hire is also a comfortable affair with lounge seating and a spacious saloon. Boat hire on board this vessel comes with a large LCD screen TV for presentations and a BOSE surround sound system. Surprisingly and well suited for corporate boat hire events, there is also a computer with Internet and Skype facilities on board.


Minimum boat hire on board calypso in high season is for 4 hours however in low season it is a 3-hour minimum. There are also numerous catering and BYO options for your boat hire. One of our friendly staff will be more than willing to help put together a package that is well suited to your boat hire needs.


As with most boats of this calibre, stiletto heels are not to be worn on board however that’s all the more reason to kick them off and enjoy your boat hire event.


 

 

Enquire with our friendly staff to choose a package that is suitable for you. 

Catering

Calypso BBQ Menu

Entree

Prawns served with herb mayonnaise

Fresh bread & butter

 

Main Course

Cooked on the barbecue, shared platters of;

Grilled salmon with drizzle of olive oil & lemon

Marinated Grass fed rump steak

Mixed green salad with cherry tomatoes and balsamic dressing

Creamy German potato salad

 

Dessert

Selection of cheeses with crackers, grapes and strawberries

$67.00 per person

 

For private charter bookings only this menu can be upgraded to include a seafood platter (includes; ocean king prawns, freshly shucked oysters, smoked salmon, blue swimmer crab with lemons & sauces). Each platter serves 2 persons and is priced at $75.00 per person. Minimum order $150.00.

Calypso Beverage Package

Bar 1 - AUD$17.00 per person per hour

Standard Beers

Standard Australian White and Red Wine

Standard Australian Sparkling Wine

Fruit Juice, Soft Drink. Mineral Water, Spring Water

Tea & Coffee

 

Bar 2 - AUD$21.00 per person per hour

Premium Beers

Premium Australian White and Red Wine

Premium Australian Sparkling Wine

Fruit Juice, Soft Drink. Mineral Water, Spring Water

Tea & Coffee


Bar 3 - AUD$24.00 per person per hour

Premium Beers

Premium Australian White and Red Wine

Premium Australian Sparkling Wine

Premium Spirits

Fruit Juice, Soft Drink. Mineral Water, Spring Water

Tea & Coffee

 

Bar 4 - AUD$15.00 per person

BYO

Calypso Buffet and Canape Menus

Minimum 12 guests per menu

Option 1 - AUD$35.00 pp

Assorted Mini Quiche

Assorted Gourmet Wraps

Raspberry Friandes and Chocolate Caramel Slice

Seasonal Fruit & Cheese Platter

Additional cost of 1 catering staff at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 2 – AUD$40.00 pp

Assorted Sushi

Vegetarian Rice Paper Rolls served with Vietnamese Dipping Sauce

Thai Chicken Salad served in Noodle Box

Peking Duck Pancake

Mango Citrus Tart

Seasonal Fruit & Cheese Platter

Additional cost of 1 catering staff at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 3 – Cruising Canapés AUD$65.00 pp

Assorted Sushi served with soy

Peking Duck Pancake

Rice Paper Rolls with Vietnamese Dipping Sauce (cut in half)

Roasted Cherry Tomato, Feta ,Pesto Tartlets

Thai Prawns with Chilli and Shallot Salt

Organic Chicken & Veal Chipolata Sausages served with Tomato Sauce

Chicken and Chive Wontons served on Spoons

Lamb Cutlets with Yoghurt & Tahini Dressing

Includes 1 catering staff for 4 hours,

For groups 20+ pax, 1 extra catering staff required at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 4 - Cruising Canapés AUD$71.00 pp

Seared Teriyaki Tuna with Wasabi Mayo

Assorted Sushi served with soy

Rice Paper Rolls with Vietnamese Dipping Sauce (cut in half)

Mini Beef & Béarnaise Sauce Rolls

Roasted Cherry Tomato, Feta, Pesto Tartlets

Peking Duck Pancakes

Thai Prawns with Chilli and Shallot Salt

Organic Chicken & Veal Chipolata Sausages served with Tomato Sauce

Chicken & Chive Wontons on Ceramic Spoons

Lemon Curd Tarts with Blueberries

Includes 1 catering staff for 4 hours,

For groups 20+ pax, 1 extra catering staff required at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 5 (Buffet) – AUD$63.00 pp

Hummos Dip with Olives & Pita Bites

Poached Chicken with Basil, proscuitto, sun-dried tomatoes and pinenuts.

Sticky Roasted Salmon with Coriander and Mint

Baby Spinach & Rocket Salad with Roasted Beetroot, Fetta & Roasted Pumpkin

with honey vinaigrette

Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

Bread Rolls

Chocolate Mud Cake served with Cream and Strawberries

Includes 1 catering staff for 4 hours

For groups 20+ pax, 1 extra catering staff required at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 6 (Buffet) – AUD$78.50 pp

Roasted Cherry Tomato, Feta, Pesto Tartlets

Antipasto Platter served with Turkish Bread

Lamb fillets marinated in olives, sun-dried tomato, capers and oregano dressing

Scotch fillet served with a béarnaise sauce

Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

Baby Spinach, Rocket, Asparagus & Roasted Roma Tomatoes with Basil Dressing

Bread Rolls

Orange & Almond Cake served with Cream and Strawberries

Includes 1 catering staff minimum for 4 hours

For groups 20+ pax, 1 extra catering staff required at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

 

Option 7 – AUD$50.00 per person (min 12 pax)

Seasonal Seafood Platters – served with seafood sauces and lemons.

Additional cost of 1 catering staff at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

For groups 20+ pax, 1 extra catering staff required at AUD$57.00 per hour, minimum 4 hours

Minimum Spend – AUD$420.00 gst incl.

Features

Calypso is a 52 foot Motor Vessel suitable for boat hire all year round on Sydney Harbour and can cater to up 38 passengers in comfort and style. 

  • Alcohol Bar
  • BBQ
  • BYO Alcohol
  • BYO Food
  • Catering
  • iPod
  • O/N Accom.
  • Sound System
  • Sunbaking
  • Swimming