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Gold Coast Adventures

60 Sea World Dr | Shop 5, Mariners Cove Marina, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5532 2444
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Gold Coast Attraction Pass Including Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and Dracula's...
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Morning or Afternoon Gold Coast Whale Watching Cruise
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USD 79.80*
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Stradbroke Island Day Trip from the Gold Coast
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60 Sea World Dr | Shop 5, Mariners Cove Marina, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5532 2444
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad experience! Got incorrect advise that pretty much cost us the trip. Showed up early so as to get a seat outside. Walked up to the boat with our printed ticket only to find out that we needed to go back to their office to...More

Thank oilman2016
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Took the family on Gold Coast adventures whale watching and what s magic day it was saw the whales great service informative commentary great boat plenty of room for everyone THANKYOU Peter and Gus and crew For you great service Will definitely recommend to family...More

Thank margfish
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We went on a morning whale watching cruise. The crew knew exactly where to go and we saw some beautiful whales, dolphins and a sea turtle. The crew explained and followed the rules of not overcrowding the whales, turning off the engine etc which was...More

Thank Vez02
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We had such a great time, the weather was beautiful and we were seated outside to enjoy the view and the sun. The boat is pretty big, so you can easily move around and choose the best place to spot the whales. Grace was commenting...More

Thank WhereToGo2026
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing day everyone was so friendly an amazing experience! The guide was so informative and friendly. Was great to see a whale and pod of dolphins playing.

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Advertised as a relaxing boat cruise with BBQ lunch and ample activities. If by relaxing you mean thumping disco music and drunks...... Boat was grotty, McLarens Landing much the same. Very few activities on offer - the main focus being the bar....... Wouldn't recommend and...More

Thank Jess D
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Company cancelled our Sunday day trip at the last minute due to their not being enough people to make it worth their while. If we wanted to go that weekend (which we had to because we had booked travel and accommodation around it) then we...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well-organised and very friendly crew. Very interesting and amusing commentary, and when we were among the whales we were very quickly pointed towards the action. I was initially worried that we wouldn't be able to see much, but everything is so dynamic that getting a...More

Thank Barry E
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Seeing the whales was just amazing but it was made even more exciting by our enthusiastic crew aboard GC Adventures. From start to finish the cruise was professionally organised and coordinated. The public bus driver dropped us off right in front of the mariner so...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Incredible afternoon spent whale watching! We saw so many more whales than I expected. I bought a Groupon for my husband and I to go on the whale watching tour with Gold Coast Adventures. It was a good value with the price of the Groupon....More

Thank Katelyn W
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