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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Indulge yourself in either a morning,midday, afternoon or sunset cruise on the Gold Coast. Departing daily from Surfers Paradise and cruising the magnificent Gold Coast waterways and canals. Sit back and relax whilst taking in the spectacular sights the Gold Coast has to offer on the 1.5 hour informative cruise.
Highlights
  • Flexible Gold Coast cruise with multiple tour times to fit anyone’s schedule
  • Enjoy tea or cocktails, depending on which option booked
  • Learn about the details of the Gold Coast's history and culture from your guide
  • Get a larger picture of the area from the water's vantage point
What to Expect
When booking, choose between morning, afternoon, or sunset tour options to suit your vacation itinerary. Make your way to the departure point in Surfer's Paradise prior to your departure time and step aboard to meet your captain and crew. Find a spot on the open sundeck, a covered deck area, or in the indoor seating area. As you cruise out past Chevron Island and the Paradise Waters, out to the Broadwater while listening to commentary from your guide on the history and culture of the Gold Coast. In the Marina Precinct, pass the SeaWorld area and the Palazzo Versace. Your guide fills you in on what local wildlife and sea birds to look out for so you can snap photos. The morning and afternoon tea cruises include cakes and snacks. The sunset cruise includes a cocktails. Your Gold Coast cruise ends back at your departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cavill Avenue
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Snacks included
  • Fun facts commentary
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband, son and I took the afternoon cruise. Unfortunately my daughter was unwell on the day and missed it. The cruise was so relaxing, interesting and the crew were very friendly. Would definatey take this cruise again

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank dunedinlocals
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi dunedinlocals, Thank you so much for the 5* review ! We are so glad you enjoyed the trip, thanks again and hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we stepped onto thr wharf we were met by amazing skipper with the best personality and Jess who was so kind, efficient & helpful. A lovely boat, so comfortable & relaxing and so much information was shated with us from the river...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Deborah B
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Deborah B, Thank you for such a positive review. Our crew do work very hard and we are glad this is shown on our cruise. We will pass on the kind comments to them, thanks again and we hope to see you in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a 9am session and received a slice of cake and coffee. The staff where friendly and very helpful. My 2 sons 11&7 where also allowed to steer the boat!! Purchased a family ticket direct from them for $69.

1  Thank traceyhermie
sprcgoldcoast, Guest Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the 5 star review ! We are so glad you enjoyed the trip, thanks again and hope to see you again in the future. Regards, Surfers Paradise River Cruises

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely morning spent on the river. Informative and reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend to others.

Thank JessandAndy2011
sprcgoldcoast, Guest Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback JessandAndy2011. Thank you for cruising with us we hope to see you again on your next visit to the Gold Coast. Regards, Surfers Paradise River Cruises

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1.5 very enjoyable hours spent cruising the river whilst sitting back enjoying a refreshment and being educated at the same time. Old fashioned youngest and caring customer service is the foundation of this family operated business. Amazing VALUE!

1  Thank tbo181
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi tbo181, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our cruise to other travellers. I’m sure our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your tour. Take care!

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