Durban’s best cruise experience the Bhangra Boat 2019

Love the ocean, comedy, parties and fun in the sun if so, then how about cruising on third edition of the much loved Bhangra Boat in 2019?

This is Durban’s best-themed cruise that will take you to the Portuguese Islands, Mozambique with entertainment that will create memories to last a lifetime!

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There’s simply nothing out there that can beat out the adventure, excitement and allure of a cruise vacation – except this bhangra-themed cruise! 

Come seek adventure, create memories with loved ones with an immersive aural experience on the Bhangra Boat aboard the new MSC MUSICA! The team of artists will have you moving to the jams of some of today’s hottest DJ’s, musicians and some of the best vocalists South Africa.

The comedy line-up speaks volumes; from the hilariously talented crew of the Ding a Ling’s and the ever so popular Jailoshini Naidoo aka Aunty Rumba & Uncle Bully. 

After the successful cruises in 2017 & 2018, Star Media Events are excited to host you for a bigger weekend of unimaginable fun out at sea in 2019 with biggest artist line up to date on the ‘Bhangra Boat.’

Managing director of Star Media Events, Althaf Suleman commented, “Thanks to all passengers who attended the successful and phenomenal 2018 cruise. It was such an amazing crowd and it is rewarding when our vision comes together and we witness 3 generations having fun. I look forward to a successful and enjoyable 2019 Cruise.”

The destination is the wide open seas sailing to Portuguese Islands, Mozambique, so pack your beach towel, sun block, flip flops and party outfits for every event as we make memories aboard!,” added Suleman.

Cruise details

  • Depart: 29 March 2019 (Friday:14H30)
  • Return: 1 April 2019 (Monday: 6H00)
  • Departure/return point: Durban Harbour/Passenger terminal
  • Ship: MSC Musica

Bhangra Boat bookings 2019

The programmed line-up is packed with a series of not-to-miss events including the themed parties each night. Friday night will kick off with the Dance, House & RnB party. Brace yourself for the Bhangra Fusion night on Saturday – which is the main event and Sunday night takes you way back with the 80’s dance party.

The Bhangra Boat DJ’s will get you on the dance floor with their hot selections of music and mixes all through the weekend!

Star Media Events have signed up the best DJ’s from Durban, Gauteng, Newcastle, Richards Bay and Pietermaritzburg who are multi-skilled and will be playing various genres of music. 

The DJ’s aboard the Bhangra Boat 3

  • Deon Chetty 
  • Suraj S
  • Nimal Kashiram
  • Sanveer Gowrie 
  • Manick Thor 
  • Nichal Sarawan
  • Dizzy D
  • Nivaadh Singh  
  • DesiBlue
  • Roshan Benimadho 
  • Avishkar Sonna


  • Drum Punditz
  • Risa Moodley
  • Atif Jabbar
  • Jayendren Kandasamy


  • Jailoshini Naidoo
  • Ding a Lings 
  • Koobeshan Naidoo 
  • Henry Ramkissoon 
  • Satchu Annamalai
  • Senzo Mthethwa

Star comedy cast for a family-friendly audience.

The hilarious Ding-a-Lings are multi-talented, known for their theatrical antics play to sold-out audiences across the country.

Then there’s everyone’s favorite granny, Aunty Rumba who makes a return to the Bhangra Boat 3. Aunty Rumba cracks the crowd wherever she goes, and her performance on the ship is not to be missed.  Some of the other funniest stand-up comedians on the boat include Koobeshan Naidoo, Henry Ramkissoon, Satchu Annamalai, and Senzo Mthethwa.

Durban vocalists, Atif Jabbar, will dish out all the latest and old Bollywood hits while newcomer from Westville, 16 year old talented Rise Moodley will sing various genres of music. Jayandran Kanadsamy, know for his melodies from the down south will also take centre stage. He is versatile and will perform hits in various languages.

Drum pundits Amith & Aveer are the official dhol players for the Kings XI Punjab. These talented musicians are full of energy and will set the tone for a rocking weekend on the cruise. 

For bookings on this unforgettable experience, call MSC Cruises on 087 075 0850  or you can alternatively email: | Visit:

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