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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise provided by Surfers Paradise River Cruises

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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Overview
See Australia's Gold Coast from a different perspective—out on the water—during a cruise from Surfers Paradise. With an easy-to-find meeting spot, multiple tour times offered, and a short duration time, this guided tour is perfect for travelers pressed for time. Plus, you can also enjoy morning tea, or afternoon nibbles, depending on which option you book.
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You'll start at
The Moorings
The Moorings, 63 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
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  • Pass by Surfers Paradise
You'll end at
The Moorings
The Moorings, 63 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
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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
The Moorings, 63 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Snacks included
  • Fun facts commentary
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Restroom on board
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
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Infants must be included in the booking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled 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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brendan665 wrote a review 3 Aug.
Sydney Olympic Park, Australia42 contributions11 helpful votes
Cruise at easy pace and very informative tour guide. Staff excellent and easy to locate.park in beach road car park $5
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
Responded 5 days ago
Hi brendan665, 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 future. Kind Regards!!
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Mathew Carter wrote a review Jul. 2020
Adelaide, Australia283 contributions19 helpful votes
Thanks for a lovely morning cruise. Friendly & Knowledgeable crew made the experience more than just the views
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Response from sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
Responded 1 week ago
Hi area_7_sa, 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!!
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Lisa G wrote a review Jul. 2020
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Cruising down the local rivers and learning parts of the Gold Coast not just in English also telling what the local Aboriginal people as well. Having a drink or two of cocktails and beers.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi W8642UIlisag, 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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Jodie D wrote a review Jul. 2020
Coffs Harbour, Australia109 contributions6 helpful votes
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We wanted to do something different during this visit to the Gold Coast & chose this lunchtime river cruise. We were so glad we did, it was very relaxing, provided with a plate of cheese & biscuits on boarding. The cocktails were reasonably priced & delicious thanks to Jess. It
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Response from sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi Jodied1607, 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 future. Kind Regards!
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Dawn wrote a review Jul. 2020
Brisbane, Australia4 contributions
Lovely day out. Amazing staff, pleasant service. Would highly recommend this for tourists and locals
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi ChasingDawns, 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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JaclynM237
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River Cruise
We had a great time on the water with our children, there are good facilities on board the boat also. Would highly
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kellybM1670KU
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Surfers paradise river cruise
Staff were very friendly, loved the free drink, beautiful sightseeing and very clean boat. Captain had a great sens
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Danni279
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Lovely Cruise with special friends
We had a lovely cruise so much fun , enjoyed and relaxed the cruise even cool day, but still enjoyed the water I li
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dapinderkaurd2020
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Value for money
The whole trip was awesome. The staff was very friendly and cooperative. It was my husband's birthday, they made it
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biancasch1978
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Nice day out!
Such a nice day out! Kids loved it! The staff were friendly! Stunning! Would do it again! Saw a different side to t
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821kyliea
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Pleasant
Staff friendly and cheese and biscuits on boarding a lovely touch. Tour Guide advising points of interest
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756andrewh
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Excellent
Excellent cruise and great value for money. I enjoyed the included snacks and drink too. Informative, scenic and th
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567jillp
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A great way to spend the morning.
Cruise was excellent. The trip along the Nerang River and Broadwater was scenic and relaxing. The staff were atten
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brendam199
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Great relaxing afternoon
Great trip around the Broadwater, staff were friendly and informative 😁 would highly recommend the cruise and the
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trevormG1967YW
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Brilliant
The whole trip was fantastic & staff were amazing in all aspects? Very thankful for the interaction with staff on &
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johnokeeffe1973
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Well worth it !
Went with wife and 2 kids, had a fantastic time. A great mix of historic information and the captain or cappy was v
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k3n5ld
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Perfect way to unwind
Good route. We enjoyed the views and learned a lot of trivia/info. The captain is funny. Overall it was a very enjo
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riip2020
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Amazing!!!
I have been on both the morning and afternoon cruise and absolutely loved them both! We've recently been on the cru
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Anish C
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Great service
Family owned. The team was very friendly. They made sure to give every kid an experience to "captain" the boat.
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teif2018
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Relaxing Trip on the Beautiful Nerang River
If you are looking for a relaxed boat trip, starting and finishing in Surfers Paradise- this is meant for you. Frie
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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