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Address: Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: 61 7 4033 2052
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Great little boat tour!

Great little Aussie boat trip run by a local guide. No young over the top tour guides that dont know what they are talking about and dont shut up! Saw 5 crocks and for the price... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2016
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Michigan City, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a cruise on the creek to spot crocs. We did see some - far off. There were very few birds which is what we were expecting to see. I could have skipped this excursion.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Great little Aussie boat trip run by a local guide. No young over the top tour guides that dont know what they are talking about and dont shut up! Saw 5 crocks and for the price of entry this is well worth your time. Great to meet Ernie and go for a cruise up the river.

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Smyrna, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

My tour took me to this cruise and I am glad he did. While I only saw one young croc, it was still a very nice experience. Part of the explanation for a lack of crocs was the weather because it was rainy but warm. Evidently the crocs hit shore when the water gets cool. They are seeking to sunbathe.... More 

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Gold Coast, Qld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We had a great little cruise with Cape Tribulation Wilderness Cruises recently. We hadn't booked in advance and just happened to arrive at the starting point 5 minutes before the next cruise was departing. The tour guide was happy for us to just join in and pay on the spot (AU$32 ea). After a short trek through the mangroves (while... More 

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Colchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

We loved this tour and were so excited to see crocodiles in the wild. We were lucky to see a male, a female and a baby in different locations. What I like is that you will be the only boat on the creek making it feel more unique and personal. We really enjoyed Ernie's sense of humour and his knowledge... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

This was a wonderful tour and very informative about the magroves. Allan was the tour guide and he knew a lot about the eco system and how it all worked. We got to see a couple of crocs but the real excitement was seeing the 5m+ male crocodile who had been in a fight with something equally as big. This... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

The tour was just that.. Okay. Will not be returning as there was no information. The tour guide was just over it. A lady asked "why are there no birds around?" He replied " it's the tropics... Get up earlier to see them, around 5am" in a harsh tone. He was not enthusiastic about his job at all.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

A quiet morning, just the four of us, a private tour. Good to go early, as the crocs heat up and seek the shade or the water, we were fortunate to see one female sunning herself and showing off. Lots of questions answered, and a keen eye pointed out the hidden treasures.

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Thank Stuart W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

This cruise was fantastic. We only got to see one crocodile but the cruise was still worth it. The driver was full of very interesting facts. It's the only cruise to go through Cape tribulation. You even go past Where the crocodiles nest. I highly recommend this cruise.

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

28 people on a small boat sailing around Cooper Creek with guide who repeatedly told us how long he had been doing the trip ( 25 year, 7 days a week) and clearly had little enthusiasm about what he was getting paid for (ie to provide informative guide re area and crocs) and a little enthusiasm for cranking out the... More 

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