The Popeye Boat

King William Rd, Adelaide, Kaurna Country

Popeye is a fleet of three iconic, heritage floating venues that pass some of the most spectacular views of the riverbank precinct, beautiful at both day and night. The three available boats are each fitted with internal LED lighting, great sound system and cafe blinds for use in any possible inclement weather. We can seat up to 49 in cabaret style or in theatre seating in each boat (capacity of boat is 51 inc Driver and helper). We have everything you may need to dress the venue, taking it from basic seating or through to a formal setting with tablecloths, lanterns, ice buckets available.
The venue is liquor licensed.

Detailed venue and space accessibility

Main venue accessibility information


There are 6 stairs at the main entrance.

Car parking

There are 2 designated wheelchair accessible car parking spaces near this venue.

Wheelchair accessible parking is located: 2 bays on Victoria Parade - just opposite Elder Park

Drop off point

Safe wheelchair accessible drop off/pick up area in close proximity to the venue entrance.

The path of travel from the street or drop off point to the entrance level, firm and obstacle free.

Box Office

No box office available at this venue.

Toilet facilities

There are accessible unisex bathroom facilities nearby at: Festival Centre

Food and Drink

Food and drink available but the service areas are not accessible.

Additional information

Elder Park Landing, River Torrens, King William Road, Adelaide, 5000

Main venue accessibility images

Please note:

Not all events may be performing in an accessible performance space. Please check the details of the performance space specific to your performance.

Adelaide Fringe is committed to continually improving accessibility measures. Please reach out if you have any concerns.

Opening hours

Sunday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM



Venue facilities

  • Licenced bar facilities
  • Food facilities
  • Location

    King William Rd, Adelaide, Kaurna Country

    Popeye will pick up passengers from Elder Park Landing, located near the rotunda, to the right of Captain Jolleys Paddle Boats. You'll see our round blue Popeye sign in the centre of the landing.

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