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Catch a Crab

Address: Lot 685 Birds Bay Drive, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2486 , Australia
Phone Number: +617 55999972
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Ranked #3 of 17 Attractions in Tweed Heads
Owner description: An Experiance of a lifetime: Enjoyed by all ages, the multi-award-winning "Catch-a-Crab" tour...
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Owner description: An Experiance of a lifetime: Enjoyed by all ages, the multi-award-winning "Catch-a-Crab" tour offers a truly unforgettable experiance. From the moment you step aboard, you'll tkae part in an exciting range of fun activities. You'll see some of the natural wonders of this spectacular reigon up close and catch a glimpse of the unique Australian lifestyle.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We had the most awesomest afternoon. Highly recommended for all age groups. The Staff are fantastic. We would certainly go again.

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CatchACrab, Owner at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your tour with us, thank you for writing a review I will pass it to my staff, they do try hard to please and will be happy to see that you had fun. More 

Sydney
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My parents had previously been on this tour several times. It is a well set up nice morning out feeding pelicans, yabbing, a little bit of fishing and then eating crabs. The tour surprisingly both on the day I went and when my parents went attracts very few Australians. If you like crabs and want to do something different to... More 

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CatchACrab, Owner at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are glad that you enjoyed the day. We would also like to have more Australians join our tour but I am afraid the theme parks are very strong attractions for families visiting this region. The Australian families we do get joining the tour always seem to have fun but yes most of... More 

Toongabbie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We had a great time on Catch a Crab, Tweed Heads. The day starts off with a cruise on the Tweed River, then we found ourselves on a sand bank pumping for yabbies as bait, then hauling in the crab traps and finally fishing. It was a very enjoyable day.

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thanks Carol for your lovely feedback. We love hearing about how much fun our customers are enjoying on the Catch A Crab tour. We hope to see you again. More 

Broadbeach, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Really enjoyed my day out on Catch-A-Crab. The hosts were very accomadating & informative. Enjoyed pumping for yabbies, pulling in the muddies and relaxing on the boat. Was great to watch everyone laughing, smiling and enjoying themselves. Loved eating the fresh mud crab. The meat is so tasty when its fresh. Recommended for anyone looking for a relaxing day with... More 

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 stars! We are again so very pleased to hear about the fun & excitement our customers are having on board the tour. Thank you More 

Ohope
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Excellent afternoon, caught Yabbies, Crabs, and even a small fish. Fed the pelicans and got to eat the Crab meat. Crew was informative and helpful.

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star rating - We are very pleased to hear all of the great feedback from our happy customers! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We went in June which is winter. Weather was sunny but can get chilly when the wind blows so bring a jacket. The yabbies catching was really fun and the kids had a great time but we only manage to catch one. We do see a lot of "soldier crabs" though. The crab catching part was a little disappointing though... More 

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CatchACrab, Deckhand & Office Assistant at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review & we appreciate your feedback. It is very important for us to hear how the experience was as we are constantly trying to improve our tour. We are glad it was fun for the family & we hope you can join us in the restaurant next time to enjoy the... More 

Penang Island, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We went for the $80 package which included seafood basket lunch n 2 portions of crab. We fed the pelicans, did yabbie pumping, fishing n bring up the net containing crab which the operator placed earlier. Overall it is a refreshing experience n the lunch comprising crab, oyster n fish n chip was delicious n fresh. Worth the amount spent.

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for your good feedback! We always strive to provide the freshest seafood experience here at Catch A Crab. It makes us happy when our customers enjoy their lunch & adventure packages through Catch A Crab tours. More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

I went to this journey with my husband and son. We enjoy all moment we spent with them. Three journey in one. First we learn about the crabs, fishing and finally about the oysters.

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a great response. We are pleased you enjoyed your day on board the Catch A Crab. More 

Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Top day, had so much fun!To the crew Dave, Jan and Kim thank you job well done. Highly recommend this to anyone.

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CatchACrab, Deckhand & Office Assistant at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback - We are pleased you enjoyed your day! Hope to see you again. More 

Singapore River, Singapore
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Hi. We booked thru penthouse apartment ard 2nd week of February 2014. Initially the trip was nice. When we came back to our apartment our nightmare started. Our group of 5 adults and 3 children got bitten so badly by sand flies that till today fourth week of February we still suffer from the massive sand flies bites all over... More 

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CatchACrab, Public Relations Manager at Catch a Crab, responded to this review

Hi There, Thank you for your review on Catch a Crab, we are sorry to hear that your family did not have an enjoyable time after the cruise. Unfortunately, as we are a river based activity with an abundance of mangroves we are not able to ward off all the Sandflies. We do offer repellent on board the boat at... More 

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