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Gold Coast River Cruise with Optional Morning Tea or Lunch

Highlights
  • 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
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Gold Coast River Cruise with Optional Morning Tea or Lunch
From US$18.13
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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.
US$18.13
Lunch Cruise
1.5-hour Gold Coast Sightseeing Lunch Cruise, including onboard buffet lunch of cold meats, salads & bakery rolls.
US$25.39
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.
US$18.13
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Overview
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 (231)
1 - 5 of 210 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Relaxing and informative

We went on the 1-1/2hr lunch cruise. The food was very good, with assorted salads, cold sliced ham and plenty of sea food, and a lovely platter of fresh fruit. The captain gave us a running commentary as we were cruising, which was informative. It...More

Thank jennylamont02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing, dolphins included

I took the morning tea hour departing at 10:45 am. The staff was super friendly and there was complimentary coffee, tea and some sweet snacks. I could get very nice views of the river and the city, and the very best, on our way back...More

2  Thank Relax695066
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind feedback! We're so glad you enjoyed your time on board our morning tea cruise and how lovely that you were able to spot the local dolphins playing. Thank you for cruising with us and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Accommodating!

I am a carer for a lady with Alzheimer’s. While the companion card isn’t excepted, the lady gave us a discount all the same. When we booked she was extremely excited. Morning of the cruise ’Mrs X’ had an episode and refused to leave the...More

2  Thank Mozie_Bear
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind feedback! We're so glad you and 'Mrs X' had a wonderful time on board. We'd love to see you again soon and will let Pete know that his Dad jokes aren't as bad as originally thought haha. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Amazing hospitality and experience

We went for a 1.5h lunch cruise around Gold Coast rivers. The tour guide (who was also the captain) was pleasant and funny, making the trip very enjoyable and informative. Pickup point is easy to locate. Be there early to get good seats! Lunch is...More

3  Thank phoebe28
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Phoebe. We're so glad you enjoyed your time on board. See you again next time!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile
Great Value For Money!

My husband and I did the lunch cruise today after finding it online. It was great fun. The staff were all so friendly and informative, the buffet lunch was delicious and plenty for everyone. I would definitely recommend this cruise for everyone!!!!!

1  Thank RebeccaJ2435
sprcgoldcoast, Public Relations Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thanks for your great feedback Rebecca. We're pleased that you enjoyed our buffet lunch cruise and hope to see you again soon!

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see2hp
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.
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Jocelyn D
May 16, 2018|
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Response from bzgrooby |
Is this available in march?
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