High Tea

FOR THOSE WHO PREFER CAKE

Join us for a one and a half hour cruise along the Torrens River with an authentic High Tea experience. 

On the menu is a selection of finger sandwiches, scones, petit fours and a complimentary glass of South Australian bubbly, beer, cider or soft drink on arrival and of course a bottomless cup or coffee or tea from T Bar’s Australiana collection.

You will be served your refreshments and given time to catch up with friends and loved ones amidst a scenic tour of the Adelaide Riverbank on our very own Adelaide icon Popeye.

Pre order a bottle of something special to be waiting for you on arrival or purchase more drinks on board.

A perfect present for anyone being celebrated.

Please Note 

If you would like to bring along an infant at no charge please send us an email. If there is availability, your little one is welcome, however they will not be allocated table setting, seat or food and will be expected to sit on your lap.

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

Join us for a one and a half hour cruise along the Torrens River with an authentic High Tea experience. 

On the menu is a selection of finger sandwiches, scones, petit fours and a complimentary glass of South Australian bubbly, beer, cider or soft drink on arrival and of course a bottomless cup or coffee or tea from T Bar’s Australiana collection.

Departing the Elder Park Landing, you will be served your refreshments and given time to catch up with friends and loved ones amidst a scenic tour of the Adelaide Riverbank on our very own Adelaide icon Popeye.

Pre order a bottle of something special to be waiting for you on arrival or purchase more drinks on board.

A perfect present for anyone being celebrated.

If you are under 18 years of age please book a children’s ticket as we will not include the alcoholic beverage on arrival. Defining age when purchasing helps us serve food on appropriate crockery.
If you would like to bring along an infant at no charge please send us an email. They will not be allocated table setting, seat or food and will be expected to sit on your lap.
If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

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Chalk Hill Wine & Dessert Tasting

Delectable desserts & local wine

A specially curated Chalk Hill Wine flight paired with delectable desserts. Come and enjoy a night on the water in the heart of the city’s entertainment district! 

Featuring delicious wines from one of Australia’s most revered wine regions, enjoy a guided seminar in how best to enjoy these organic, family made wines with desserts prepared by our artisanal in house caterers. 

See the lights of the city like never before while enjoying a relaxed cruise upon one of Adelaide’s most well known state heritage icons, The Popeye. Coupled with drinks and music, this cruise makes for a night to remember.

The 1.5 hour cruise departs from Elder Park and features 3 unique Chalk Hill wines including their flagship heritage shiraz, a lesser known Italian twist, and a refreshing chilled wine to start, this cruise has something for any lover of South Australian wines.

With the addition of South Australian drinks available on our on-board bar, this cruise has something for everyone’s tastes. Pre purchase options include; A sparkling white aperitif to cleanse your pallet, tastefully assembled charcuterie boards or bottles of wine to start your cruise with a bang. 

Please Note If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance. This is an 18+ event, please note that this is an ADULT ONLY event. 

A specially curated Chalk Hill Wine flight paired with delectable desserts. Come and enjoy a night on the water in the heart of the city’s entertainment district! 

Featuring delicious wines from one of Australia’s most revered wine regions, enjoy a guided seminar in how best to enjoy these organic, family made wines with desserts prepared by our artisanal in house caterers. 

See the lights of the city like never before while enjoying a relaxed cruise upon one of Adelaide’s most well known state heritage icons, The Popeye. Coupled with drinks and music, this cruise makes for a night to remember.

The 1.5 hour cruise departs from Elder Park and features 3 unique Chalk Hill wines including their flagship heritage shiraz, a lesser known Italian twist, and a refreshing chilled wine to start, this cruise has something for any lover of South Australian wines.

With the addition of South Australian drinks available on our on-board bar, this cruise has something for everyone’s tastes. Pre purchase options include; A sparkling white aperitif to cleanse your pallet, tastefully assembled charcuterie boards or bottles of wine to start your cruise with a bang. 

Please Note If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance. This is an 18+ event, please note that this is an ADULT ONLY event. 

Kangaroo Island Spirits Tasting Tour

Experience the spirit of KI

Let Kangaroo Island Spirits take the helm!

For those who can’t make it over to the magical South Australian oasis that is Kangaroo Island, why not experience the beauty of KI in our very own city of Adelaide? Join us here at Popeye on a vibrant tasting tour whilst cruising along The Torrens River with special city views you’d be pressed to experience any other way.

You will be served three of the fourteen spirits KIS currently distill at their craft distillery in Kangaroo Island. The spirits on offer rotate monthly which means each cruise will always delight new senses. 

Tasting tours run for an hour and a half and a KIS representative will talk you through the experience, what you’re tasting, how the spirits are crafted and the significance of distilling from KI. Have your questions at the ready and be prepared for an insightful cruise.

You’re encouraged to pre-order a matched array of snacks sourced either from KI or locally to enjoy with your tastings and served in your very own bamboo boat! Order as many of the servings as your heart desires, especially as we are unable to process sales of them on the day.

Wouldn’t be a day out without some yummy cheese and a few KIS’!

Of course, there will be a bar on board selling a specialty KIS cocktail and all of the regular favourites of beer, wine and cider.

Disclaimer *Best to enjoy all three tastings before you KIS the nearest sailor.

Please Note If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance. This is an 18+ event, please note that this is an ADULT ONLY event. 

Let Kangaroo Island Spirits take the helm!

For those who can’t make it over to the magical South Australian oasis that is Kangaroo Island, why not experience the beauty of KI in our very own city of Adelaide? Join us here at Popeye on a vibrant tasting tour whilst cruising along The Torrens River with special city views you’d be pressed to experience any other way.

You will be served three of the fourteen spirits KIS currently distill at their craft distillery in Kangaroo Island. The spirits on offer rotate monthly which means each cruise will always delight new senses. 

Tasting tours run for an hour and a half and a KIS representative will talk you through the experience, what you’re tasting, how the spirits are crafted and the significance of distilling from KI. Have your questions at the ready and be prepared for an insightful cruise.

You’re encouraged to pre-order a matched array of snacks sourced either from KI or locally to enjoy with your tastings and served in your very own bamboo boat! Order as many of the servings as your heart desires, especially as we are unable to process sales of them on the day.

Wouldn’t be a day out without some yummy cheese and a few KIS’!

Of course, there will be a bar on board selling a specialty KIS cocktail and all of the regular favourites of beer, wine and cider.

Disclaimer *Best to enjoy all three tastings before you KIS the nearest sailor.

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

Prohibition Gin Experience

YES, DRINKING GIN ON THE POPEYE IS A REAL THING...

Join us on our sellout Prohibition Liquor Co Gin Masterclass!

Prohibition and Popeye have teamed up to offer a Gin Cruise, celebrating award winning South Australian Gin and combining it with glorious surrounds, paired with local food and great company, all while cruising along in the heart of the city.

The gin cruise will begin and run for an hour and a half. Board at The Elder Park Landing and learn from Prohibition the secrets behind how they create their gin, how to best enjoy them and be invited to mix your own drinks to your liking. Don’t be afraid to ask all about what makes these gins truly unique.

The ticket price includes a cruise on Popeye, a tasting flight of three of Prohibitions best gins with a 45 minute talk focusing on the best way to enjoy them. There will be a bar slinging plenty of the favourites and other beer, wine and cider will be available for purchase on the day.

You’re encouraged to pre-order nibbles (pictured is a serving for 3). Whilst its usually one serving per person, who are we to say how many you should order! Order as many as your heart and stomach desires, especially as we are unable to process sales of them on the day.

Wouldn’t be a day out without a platter or two!

Please Note If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

This is an 18+ event, please note that this is an ADULT ONLY event. 

Join us on our sellout Prohibition Liquor Co Gin Masterclass!

Prohibition and Popeye have teamed up to offer a Gin Cruise, celebrating award winning South Australian Gin and combining it with glorious surrounds, paired with local food and great company, all while cruising along in the heart of the city.

The gin cruise will begin and run for an hour and a half. Board at The Elder Park Landing and learn from Prohibition the secrets behind how they create their gin, how to best enjoy them and be invited to mix your own drinks to your liking. Don’t be afraid to ask all about what makes these gins truly unique.

The ticket price includes a cruise on Popeye, a tasting flight of three of Prohibitions best gins with a 45 minute talk focusing on the best way to enjoy them. There will be a bar slinging plenty of the favourites and other beer, wine and cider will be available for purchase on the day.

You’re encouraged to pre-order nibbles (pictured is a serving for 3). Whilst its usually one serving per person, who are we to say how many you should order! Order as many as your heart and stomach desires, especially as we are unable to process sales of them on the day.

Wouldn’t be a day out without a platter or two!

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

Popeye Pictures

JOIN US FOR A MOVIE

Join us on board and watch your favourite films with surround sound and no distractions. 

With a candy bar stocked full of goodies and ice cream and a fully stocked bar with all our local favourites.

Boarding at the Elder Park Landing, you have 15 minutes to load up at the candy bar and grab a drink before getting settled for the film. There will be an intermission half way through. Enjoy whatever weather mother nature gives us. Enjoy the warm summer breeze or bring along your blankets with our cafe blinds drawn in need.

Popeye Pictures is made for all film lovers, ice-cream enthusiasts and keen sailors. Invite your best friend, wedded partner or the minx working at the coffee shop next door. Everybody’s welcome.

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

Join us on board and watch your favourite films with surround sound and no distractions. 

With a candy bar stocked full of goodies and ice cream and a fully stocked bar with all our local favourites.

Boarding at the Elder Park Landing, you have 15 minutes to load up at the candy bar and grab a drink before getting settled for the film. There will be an intermission half way through. Enjoy whatever weather mother nature gives us. Enjoy the warm summer breeze or bring along your blankets with our cafe blinds drawn in need.

Popeye Pictures is made for all film lovers, ice-cream enthusiasts and keen sailors. Invite your best friend, wedded partner or the minx working at the coffee shop next door. Everybody’s welcome.

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.

Dream Boat

FLOAT ON AS THE SUN SETS

All aboard the Popeye for a party cruise along the Torrens River / Karrawirra Parri.

After the popularity of its completely sold out run of shows over the 2021 festival, Dream Boat is back and celebrating its second season.

Embarking from the Elder Park landing, float on to a sublime soundtrack provided by Adelaide’s finest DJs curated by local partystarters Endless Grooves.

Soak in the natural splendour and spectacular views that the surrounding riverbank precinct has to offer whilst sipping on some of your favourite local beverages.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL – Capacity is strictly limited due to COVID restrictions so to ensure your friends can all party together, we recommend booking early as places on board are sure to fill up!

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL.

Capacity is strictly limited so to ensure your group can party together we recommend booking early as places on board are sure to fill up!

Embarking via the Elder Park Landing. For location please see our About & FAQ page.

Cash and EFTPOS facilities on board.

Please Note This is an 18+ event.

All aboard the Popeye for a party cruise along the Torrens River / Karrawirra Parri.

After the popularity of its completely sold out run of shows over the 2021 festival, Dream Boat is back and celebrating its second season.

Embarking from the Elder Park landing, float on to a sublime soundtrack provided by Adelaide’s finest DJs curated by local partystarters Endless Grooves.

Soak in the natural splendour and spectacular views that the surrounding riverbank precinct has to offer whilst sipping on some of your favourite local beverages.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL – Capacity is strictly limited due to COVID restrictions so to ensure your friends can all party together, we recommend booking early as places on board are sure to fill up!

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL.

Capacity is strictly limited so to ensure your group can party together we recommend booking early as places on board are sure to fill up!

Embarking via the Elder Park Landing. For location please see our About & FAQ page.

Cash and EFTPOS facilities on board.

This is an 18+ event.

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Peek Into The Past

CELEBRATE SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Join us during the Adelaide Fringe Festival and party to a soundtrack provided by Adelaide’s finest DJ’s created by local party starters Endless Grooves.

Soak in the spectacular views of the bustling riverbank precinct whilst dancing and sipping on some of your favourite local beverages.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL.

Capacity is strictly limited so to ensure your group can party together we recommend booking early as places on board are sure to fill up!

Embarking via the Adelaide Zoo Landing. For location please see our About & FAQ page.

Cash and EFTPOS facilities on board.

This is an 18+ event.

In a celebration of South Australia’s History Popeye plays host to the show ‘Peek Into The Past’.

Boarding at Elder Park Landing, sit back and settle in for an hours long immersive experience hearing true stories of Adelaide’s settlement, being part of an arrest by our first policeman, learn of your struggles as our first settlers and participate in stories of some of our very own bushrangers.

Learn about The River Torrens’ true beginnings during English settlement and you’ll never view The Torrens River the same.

Popeyes’ bar will be stocked with all the local favourites and you can pre-book a dessert or grazing box as part of your ticket purchase on the next step of your booking too.

If minimum numbers are not met for this event, event may be postponed rescheduled or cancelled. If this is the case, all ticket holders will be notified in advance.