Dark Mofo Festival: Float at Sea or Stay on Land


Do something different this winter and explore Tasmania during the day and play at the unique Dark Mofo Festival at night. Sanford is offering a land or sea package to get you there.

What is Dark Mofo?

Dark Mofo, is the Mona Art Galleries winter music and arts festival running from 7-23 of June 2019.

An enchanting festival located in Hobart. Mona Galleries winter wonderland is a festival with plenty of exhibitions, food, art, film, musical performances and incredible light displays to be explored. A public art playground with artists performing around the city, including historic Odeon Theatre and Federation Concert hall.


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  • Return economy airfares with Virgin Australia from Sydney to Hobart.

  • Return private airport transfers.

  • 6 night’s accommodation at the Hotel Grand Chancellor (as shown above) in a Superior Harbour View Room.

  • Port Arthur, Richmond and Tasman Peninsula Day Tour – includes a guided tour of the historic Port Arthur site, photo stops at the Devil’s Kitchen and Tasman Arch. As well as time in the village of Richmond.

  • Bruny Island Gourmet Food & Wine Day Tour – Experience the spectacular landscapes and gourmet local produce on this full-day tour to Bruny Island.  

  • Moorilla Wine meets MONA Art Tour – Includes return ferry from Hobart to MONA, MONA entry, Guided vineyard and winery tour, lunch with glass of wine and tutored wine tasting.


Below approximate rates for 2 people in a cabin:

Interior from $800/person Oceanview from $950/person

Balcony from $1140/person  Suite from $3050/person

P & O’s Highlights of Festival

City of Hobart Dark Mofo Winter Feast: Offers a contemporary take on a medieval-style banquet.

Dark Park: Follow the neon lights around this public art playground.

Museum of Old and New Art (Mona): Described by its owner as a ‘subversive adult Disneyland’. Mona is home to one of the most controversial private art collections around the world. 

What’s included?

  • 6 night round trip cruise onboard the Pacific Explorer (X933) departing from Sydney on 18 June 2019 calling in Hobart for two nights.

  • Return ferry ride and entry on 1 day to Museum of Old and New Art (Mona).

  • Priority pass on one night to the City of Hobart Dark Mofo Winter Festival (food and beverages not included).

Louise Brettell