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Gold Coast Lunch Cruise

  • Relaxing lunchtime cruise on the Nerang River to the Broadwater
  • Live commentary from a guide on the area's history and culture
  • Full buffet lunch included with drinks from the onboard cash bar
Gold Coast Lunch Cruise
From USD 47.48
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Gold Coast Lunch Cruise
From USD 47.48

Enjoy views of Gold Coast's top landmarks from the water during this lunch cruise on the Nerang River. On board the boat, relax and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere along with live commentary on local highlights such as South Stradbroke Island, Wave Break Island, Palazzo Versace Hotel, and others. Purchase drinks at the bar to go along with a buffet lunch of seafood and chicken.

What to Expect

Step aboard your cruise boat in Surfers Paradise for an afternoon of sightseeing and dining. Find a spot on deck or in the air-conditioned cabin to catch ideal views of Gold Coast landmarks, many of which are best seen from the water.

Snap unobstructed photos of Palazzo Versace hotel, Marina Mirage resort complex, and Southport Yacht Club as you cruise up the Nerang River north to the Broadwater. Listen to a guide's live commentary to help you understand the culture and history of the area.

Dig into a buffet lunch including salads, tropical fruit, prawns, and chicken. Tea and coffee, as well as alcoholic beverages are available for purchase at the onboard bar.

The cruise ends at the departure point, Surfers Paradise.

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Reviews (63)
1 - 5 of 43 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Second time cruising and will be back

Cannot fault the incredibly friendly and welcoming crew. They make you feel like family. Once again, lunch was amazing with plentiful, huge prawns and other cold cuts. We also took advantage of the VIP package this time which was excellent value. If you're looking for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank arrogantchick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a perfect way to spend a few hours!! We got the VIP tickets for the lunch cruise, totally impressed with the buffet and that you could have a 2nd or 3rd plate! The prawns oh my god huge and yum!! Free soft drink etc...More

Thank mystiknz
Dean G, General Manager at Wyndham Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mystiknz, Thank you for a great review! How good are the prawns! they certainly are one of the highlights of our Lunch Cruise. I once again thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Dean Griffin General...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile
Awesome time on this cruise with prawnd for lunch

Went out with the wife for a date. Booked lunch on the same day online. No hiccups. Prawns were amazing. Fresh with good a good chew. Boat was nice and stable on a windy day. Cleanliness 10/10 Crew 10/10. Thank you Sam (supervisor) who was...More

Thank jchowza
Dean G, General Manager at Wyndham Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Justin K, Thank you for taking the time to review Wyndham Cruises! I am thrilled to hear you had a wonderful experience. As I have said on numerous occasions I am extremely proud of the crew that we have here at Wyndham Cruises. Thank...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Cruising first class plus

We were on holiday from christchurch n.z. and thrill seeking and Adventure parks are things of the past for us.The idea of a cruise of the Gold Coast waterways plus lunch seemed just made to measure. Unlike some trips that are advertised in glossy brochures...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PETER R
Dean G, General Manager at Wyndham Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Peter R, Thank you for a great review! I’m very happy to hear you enjoyed your cruise. Our crew set a high standard to ensure everyone has a memorable experience. I will pass your kind words on to Sam – I know she will...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A beautiful buffet lunch and cruise. Lovely cocktail served in a pineapple. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable of the area. Food was fresh and delicious. Boat was very clean, airconditioned and roomy.More

Thank Denise G
Dean G, General Manager at Wyndham Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Denise G, Thank you for taking the time to review Wyndham Cruises. Our signature cocktail "The Spirit of Elston" has definitely come to be a crowd favourite! and a must try cocktail Once again thank you for the review and we hope to see...More

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30 September 2018|
Response from alexanderbuttigieg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you board near the Helm Bistro, Surfers Paradise. Wyndham Cruises has a kiosk . If you have access to the internet the exact location will be readily available. Cheers