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Gold Coast River Cruise with Optional Morning Tea or Lunch

  • Flexible Gold Coast cruise with multiple tour times to fit anyone’s schedule
  • Enjoy tea, lunch, or cocktails, depending on which option booked
  • Learn about the details of the Gold Coast's history and culture from your guide
Gold Coast River Cruise with Optional Morning Tea or Lunch
From $18.33
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Morning Tea CruiseMost Popular
1.5-hour Gold Coast Sightseeing Morning Tea Cruise, including complimentary coffee/tea along with cake, biscuits and sweets.
From $18.33
Lunch Cruise
1.5-hour Gold Coast Sightseeing Lunch Cruise, including onboard buffet lunch of cold meats, salads & bakery rolls.
From $25.66
Afternoon Cruise
Afternoon 1.5-hour cruise with complimentary cheese and biscuits. Enjoy the wonderful sights of the Gold Coast while cruising the calm waterways.
From $18.33
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See Australia's Gold Coast from a different perspective—out on the water—during a cruise from Surfers Paradise. With an easy-to-find meeting spot, multiple tour times offered, and a short duration time, this guided tour is perfect for travelers pressed for time. Plus, you can also enjoy morning tea, a lunch buffet, or afternoon nibbles, depending on which option you book.
What to Expect

When booking, choose between morning, lunch, afternoon, or sunset tour options to suit your vacation itinerary. Make your way to the departure point in Surfer's Paradise prior to your departure time and step aboard to meet your captain and crew. Find a spot on the open sundeck, a covered deck area, or in the indoor seating area.

As you cruise out past Chevron Island and the Paradise Waters, out to the Broadwater while listening to commentary from your guide on the history and culture of the Gold Coast.

In the Marina Precinct, pass the SeaWorld area and the Palazzo Versace. Your guide fills you in on what local wildlife and sea birds to look out for so you can snap photos.

The morning and afternoon tea cruises include cakes and snacks, while the lunch cruise offers a full buffet of lunchmeats and salads. The sunset cruise includes a cocktails.

Your Gold Coast cruise ends back at your departure point.

Reviews (236)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Great way to see places from the water

Captain Pete very knowledgeable and friendly, certainly knows about all the locals. Price is brilliant & boat very comfortable.

1  Thank annaxv250
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Captain talks way too much

Beautiful area to cruise although our cruise was significantly impeded by the verbal diarrhoea that the captain displayed. He just would not stop!More

Thank Oscarsmith7
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi OscardaPadre, Thank you for your comments. We are so glad you enjoyed the beautiful waterways. In regards to the commentary we try to give a balanced experience for our customers. As it is a sightseeing cruise many of our customers like the information regarding...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Thoroughly enjoyed it

Great value for money - staff very friendly from the start at the booking office through to the cruise - great commentary along the way - highly recommended for a great afternoon out on the river.

1  Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazing!! Even saw dolphins 🐬

Service, views, history was amazing! Went with a couple of friends and partner and all enjoyed this experience! Bar onboard made it great for the younger adults. The dolphins where a added bonus! Would definitely recommend.

Thank 147vickyj
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun & Relaxing!

We went on 1 1/2 hr lunch cruise. The Captain is very accommodating. Before boarding he offers everyone a bread to feed the fish in the river while waiting on the cue. Lunch are selection of salads. cold meats & bread. Drinks you can buy...More

1  Thank Mary A
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June 3, 2018|
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Response from mickfrazzica | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. Lunch is a bunch of cold meats and salads. It sounds pretty basic but it's fresh and tasty.
Jocelyn D
May 16, 2018|
Response from bzgrooby |
Is this available in march?