Private Charter - Sydney

From AUD $120.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: ROSE BAY, NSW

Enjoy hanging out with your friends and family surrounded by the beauty of Sydney Harbour.  

Pilgrim is the perfect yacht for entertaining, sailing or just relaxing.


  • On board a luxury 58-foot yacht
  • Experienced, friendly and fun crew (including a qualified sailing instructor)
  • Flexible itinerary to suit you to include a combination of sailing, food & drinks, swimming and team building
  • Amazing way to see Sydney from the water
  • Enjoy a BBQ or seafood lunch (additional charges apply for catering)
  • Fully catered or Bring your Own (not recommended for corporate events)
  • Exclusive use of Pilgrim for you and your guests (with crew)


Our Private Charter itinerary can be tailored for you:

  • whether you are looking for a relaxing day on the harbour with family or friends
  • a team building event or 
  • entertaining clients or colleagues.

Our recommended length is four hours - this will give you enough time to fit in most activities - whether it's sailing, lunch, swimming or team building activities.  

We can arrange delicious catering and the drinks to be on board chilled ready for your arrival.  Or for a small surcharge you can Bring Your Own drinks and food (not recommended for corporate events).

See below for more details on dates and timing, numbers, catering etc etc.

To Book find "Start Booking Now" (scroll down for mobiles or on the right of your screen for desktops).

  1. Select number of guests.  If your group is less than 12, select 12 guests - which equates to our minimum charge
  2. Select your chosen date.  If you cannot select your chosen date it has already been booked. The time will default to 12 pm.  If you would like a different time request this in "Special Requirements" before you finalise your booking
  3. Click Book Now
  4. Under Extras: Select your Catering, Drinks and alternate pick up/drop offs
  5. Click Confirm (at the bottom of the list of Extras)
  6. Enter your details 
  7. Enter any special requests in "Special Requirements" e.g. different start time, alternate pick up/drop off, if you want to select catering later or any special dietary requirements.
  8. Pay 25% deposit to secure the date.
  9. Once we've reviewed your booking will be confirm or contact you for any clarification.
  10. Full payment and catering requirements is due two weeks prior to the event

Dates and times

Our standard start time is 12 pm, if you wish to change it please mention in "Special Requirements" when booking online.  We will confirm the change via email.

Day charters must finish by 4.30 pm.

Check the calendar for availability.

Number of Guests

We recommend up to sixteen guests for everyone's comfort.

We have a minimum charge which equates to 12 people.  We are very happy to have groups of less than 12 guests, please book for 12 adults.  

If you're looking for larger groups please contact us and we can provide some alternatives:

Catering & Beverages:

All Inclusive Options:

1.  BBQ & beverages package - $199 pp

Entree - Cheese & Dips platter 

Main - BBQ Premium Sausages, Chicken Skewers & Herb marinated Halloumi | Served with selection of salads and Bread Rolls & butter​ 

Dessert - Sweet Treat Platter

Selection of Tamburlaine Organic wines, premium beers and soft drinks

2.  Seafood & beverages package - $219pp

Platter of Sydney Rock Oysters with lemon | Fresh Prawns with selection of dipping sauces | Platter of assorted sashimi and sushi 

Sweet treats platter

Selection of Tamburlaine Organic Wines, premium beer and soft drinks.

3. Seafood + BBQ & beverages package - $229pp

Entree - Sydney Rock Oysters & Fresh Prawns with selection of dipping sauces 

Main - BBQ Premium Sausages, Chicken Skewers & Herb marinated Halloumi | Served with selection of salads and Bread Rolls & butter​ 

Dessert - Sweet Treat Platter 

Selection of Tamburlaine Organic wines, premium beers and soft drinks

You can also mix and match catering:  Check our catering options here

You can order food and beverages at the time of booking (under Extras) or if you would like to decide later please make a note in the "Special Requirements" when you book.

Pick up/Drop off
Standard pick up/drop off is at Rose Bay Public Wharf, next to the Rose Bay Ferry Wharf, Lyne Park off New South Head Road

We can pick up at Mosman Bay for an additional flat fee of $100 each way (covers travel time and maritime wharf fees)

City wharves also are available for an additional flat fee of $100 each way:
  • King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour
  • Towns Place, Millers Point
  • Walsh Bay Wharf 2
  • Casino, Pyrmont
  • Lavender Bay

Suggested Itinerary

  • Board Pilgrim at Rose Bay (other wharves available)
  • Skipper, Paul will find out if you have any special requests for the charter (sights to see, swimming, sailing etc)
  • Skipper's briefs everyone on safety and sailing
  • Pull up sails and cruise around the harbour enjoying the sights of the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge and more
  • Drop anchor in a quiet Sydney Cove
  • Go for a swim or just hang out while the crew fire the BBQ up or prepares lunch
  • Food is laid out (buffet-style) in saloon for guests to help themselves and take back on deck or at the saloon table
  • Gentle sail or motor back to the marina (or alternative wharf as preferred)

What to wear/bring

  • Flat white soled shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Spray jacket
  • Something warm (just in case)
  • For BYO guests please bring your own ice.

If you are wearing unsuitable shoes you will be asked to remove them.

What's on board

Pilgrim is fully equipped with:

  • Eskies and refrigeration (BYO guests must bring your own ice)
  • Glasses, plates, cutlery, serving platters etc
  • BBQ and oven
  • Stereo with iPod connectivity
  • Large awning over cockpits and foredeck (if required)
  • Swim ladder

Additional charges

Non-standard pick up/drop off - Mosman Bay or City $100 each way
Catering & Beverages
Bring your own drinks or food - $150 flat fee
Wait staff - price on request, if required