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Address: Mariners Cove Marina | Jetty C, Main Beach, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 410 403 020
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Description: Discover the beauty of the Gold Coast canals aboard our 1965 timber...
Discover the beauty of the Gold Coast canals aboard our 1965 timber vessel. This relaxing 2 hour cruise is the perfect way to enjoy the Gold Coast's waterways and peek into the magnificent homes and lifestyles of the rich and famous whose homes line the canals. Cruise through these man-made canals and discover what is known as the 'Venice of Australia' with a Broadwater Canal system larger than the waterways of Venice and Amsterdam combined. During this 2 hour cruise we will explore the three islands Chevron, Cronin and Macintosh. View the ever-changing Surfers Paradise skyline and travel to Marina Mirage Queensland's finest waterfront shopping and dining resort, Palazzo Versace Australia's only 6 star Hotel and the Sea World Resort and Water Park. With informative commentary the skipper will share some of the history of the Gold Coast, profile some of Australia's rich list and give an insight to some of the Gold Coast's well known identities, so sit back, relax and enjoy the extensive views of the coast skyline. The best way to discover Surfers on the water.
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Want to thank Steve for a wonderful time on the lunchtime cruise. I went with my friend who is blind double amputee and Steve treated us with a VIP experience making our cruise... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Want to thank Steve for a wonderful time on the lunchtime cruise. I went with my friend who is blind double amputee and Steve treated us with a VIP experience making our cruise such fun. Best value 2 hour cruise and sandwiches and coffee/tea. Very informative and his commentary was excellent. Would thoroughly recommend this family business.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We really enjoyed our lunchtime cruise with Steve. He is one of the niceset and most accommodating people you ever meet. We felt like VIP's while we took in the views and of course the delicious lunch on board. We would definately recommend this cruise to everyone. Money well spent. Thankyou so much Steve :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Such a great experience and very good value! Steve gave interesting and informative commentary throughout the cruise. An added bonus was the sandwiches and drinks provided! Would definitely recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Steve was a great host and full of interesting and fun facts. The ctuise was great value and a fun afternoon out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Well i just finished the 2 hour lunch time cruise with steve, i must say doing a good job for a small family buisness, i am working down on the goldcoast caring for a disabled elderly man and steve was very helpful with assisting my patient in and out of the boat, good work mate i'll be back with the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Fantastic two hour cruise through the Canals. Pick up point is either in Surfers Paradise or at Marina Mirage - this is where we got on as there was ample free parking - and a good excuse to have a shop in Marina Mirage. We cruised at a leisurely pace, in a lovely old boat which had its own fascinating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Steve was the perfect host, in welcoming us on board and keeping us up to date on all the news about the houses we were leisurely cruising past! it was really enjoyable and a wonderful way to spend a couple of hours. Scones were terrific and the experience was very reasonably priced! Thanks Steve!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Wonderful cruise around the canals with Steve , the captain. We were welcomed aboard with the offer of cream scones, tea or coffee. We set off from Marina Mirage and had a very informative commentary explaining the houses and vistas. Good value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Steve is a very likeable and enthusiastic tour guide. We made a good choice choosing this option to do the Gold Coast canal cruise. Good value for money and a pleasant experience!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Great tour on a cosy boat without 100 other tourists . Steve very friendly and down to earth and a great commentary. Not the lavish spread of other boats but much more reasonably priced for families . Highly recommend this good kiwi bloke

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