The West Australian built Paddle Steamer Decoy (PS Decoy) is an iconic entertainment venue cruising the Swan River for nearly 30 years. The Decoy has a licensed bar and a licensed kitchen, serving food and locally made beers and wines during our cruises. To view our current drinks menu, click here.

In addition to being a charter vessel, the Decoy also facilitates a range of entertainment throughout the year including our famous live Music Cruises on the Swan River, Perth’s only Riverboat Burlesque and Comedy shows. Please see below for show details as well as our Facebook Page.

The Decoy can also be chartered for any occasion, if you are keen to discuss your private event or wedding with us please call 0478 239 401 or just email your curiosity to

If you are part of a large community group and are seeking a weekday cruise, then contact us, we may be able to organise something for you by linking you up with other community groups seeking something similar.


June 16th to June 26th - Decoy Art Gallery

As you know, we like to mix it up a bit at the Decoy. So this month from the 17th June until the 26th June, the iconic vessel will be used to display a range of original paintings from 21 local artists. Commencing Saturday the 17th June, the Decoy Art Gallery will be open daily from 10 am until 4 pm.

Catz on the Decoy

Winter 2017 - Boatesque and other ventures!

We are working on a couple of Burlesque, Boylesque and other indoor warmers for the Decoy over the Winter. As soon as we have the cruise details nailed down, we will update this Website and our Facebook page.