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Duffy Down Under

60-70 Seaworld Drive | Mariner’s Cove Marina, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5532 6123
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The Gold Coast's quietest and only Zero Emission Electric Boat Company. Cruising in a safe, green, clean and quite Duffy Electric Boat is like having your "Own Limo on the Water". Renting a Duffy Electric Boat is the best way to enjoy a fun day or evening cruising the Gold Coast Waterways with your family and friends. When you glide across the water in a Duffy Electric Boat, you'll be treated to a totally different boating experience. Silky smooth and whisper quiet, it's the classy alternative to polluting, loud and offensive outboards. Your family, friends, and even your senses will thank you! Duffy Electric Boats are extremely easy to operate, self drive, and no boat license is required. Each boat comfortably sits up to 10-12 people. With four boats in the fleet they can accommodate up to 42 guests at any one time. Each boat has a full canopy top, full window enclosure, and great sounding CD player with iPod hookup. Something to celebrate? Duffy Electric Boats are the perfect way to spend a birthday, anniversary, HEN'S party, Christmas Parties, retirement, date night, or party with family, friends, or out of town guests. Activities can be organised to your specific needs, specialising in superb nautical events.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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60-70 Seaworld Drive | Mariner’s Cove Marina, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5532 6123
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Hi everyone, I went on a cruise with my husband and three kids last month and it was terrible, I also work in the tourist industry so I’ll be putting the word out. Not only was the boat dodgy the people were aswel. The customer...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been living on the GC for 5 yrs and today I went on my first canal cruise on a silent electric boat with the lovely Gordon as our Captain! My parents were visiting from Melbourne and chose to do the morning cruise. The customer...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing afternoon on the water courtesy of Duffy Down Under. Gordon and Nitsa are highly professional owners offering the best service and an experience second to none. Cruising the waterways of the spectacular Gold Coast (on a quiet vessel) with a glass of...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Thank you Nitsa, and hello from Melbourne. We look forward to seeing you again in the future it was an absolute fantastic day enjoyed every moment sailing with you, our son loved being the captain of the boat highly recommend you to our friends family...More

2  Thank Alex N
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We booked our accommodation on the Gold Coast through Booking.com and afterwards, Booking.com sent a discount voucher for tourist activities on the Gold Coast. I saw the Cruise and booked it. I have been going to the Gold Coast for 50 years and yet I...More

2  Thank JacquiR-K
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We hired a small electric boat and crusied the canals for a couple of hours. The boat was great and whilst not fast, definitely a comfortable way to see the canals of the Gold Coast (which are mostly speed limited anyway). The staff were friendly...More

2  Thank GRR1323
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Hired Duffy for a short cruise for my daughter's 10 birthday. Nitsa went out of her way to ensure we all had the best time. The girls each got a turn at being 'The Captain'-Truly the highlight of a fantastic day-We will be back!!!More

2  Thank ROBBO131
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DuffyDownUnder, Owner at Duffy Down Under, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi Robbo131, We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate your daughters birthday and we are glad to hear that Nitsa went out of her way to make this special. We look forward to welcoming you on on the water with us again soon...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This is my third experience with Duffy Electric boats. It just gets better with each visit. It's nice to relax and take in the sights...I recommend pre ordering or BYO a cheese platter and a glass of wine or what ever food ...floats your boat...More

3  Thank 5starorbust
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DuffyDownUnder, Owner at Duffy Down Under, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Ahoy 5starorbust, Just keeps getting better with every visit - just like a fine wine :) combined with a nice cheese platter that is sure to 'float your boat'. We look forward to welcoming you out on the water for your 4th visit sometime in...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Cruising out on the waters of the GC with the family on a sunny day was spectacular. Brilliant customer service, Nitsa & Gordon run a 'tight ship'...providing a friendly and super easy process to take control of the water ways. Would book again, over and...More

2  Thank Fee G
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DuffyDownUnder, Owner at Duffy Down Under, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi Fee G, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The team at Duffy are very glad to hear you enjoyed our friendly staff and seamless processes and would book again, over and over. Wow what a compliment. Thank you.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Really enjoyable, peaceful ride on a beautiful boat. The Sunset cruise was excellent value. Great service from the skipper, would definitely do it again.More

2  Thank LoganTamara V
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DuffyDownUnder, Owner at Duffy Down Under, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi LoganTamaraV, Super stoked to hear you enjoyed your peaceful ride on our boat. You certainly picked the most beautiful time of the day with the sun setting on the water. We would love to welcome you on board again in the near future for...More

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