Gold Coast to Brisbane 300 Islands, sheltered water cruise
- Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Main Beach, Queensland
- Product code: BNE
Gold Coast Cruises. Welcome aboard our classic timber ship the “LADY BRISBANE”, for a relaxing Gold Coast Cruise. Enjoy a day on the Broadwater and Moreton Bay Marine Park, sailing past 300 Whitsunday Style Islands, in sheltered waters. Sailing days depend on tides and vary each two weeks. Buy a GIFT CARD or BOOK Online now.
Cruising fortnightly on suitable tides. Upcoming Dates: Mon 21 Sep, Wed 7 Oct, Thur 22 Oct, Fri 6 Nov.
2021 Dates: Mon 18 Jan, Wed 3 Feb, Wed 17 Feb, Thu 4 Mar, Sat 20 Mar, Sat 17 Apr, Sat 1 May. Scroll through calendar on right, for more dates.
* **Magnificent Humpback Whales are sighted regularly between August and October.
On your sheltered water cruise we sail through the exciting Broadwater, passing Seaworld with the 'active' volcano, the Sovereign Islands, Couran Cove Resort, Jumpinpin and Stradbroke Islands.
The mood changes to winding channels and quiet uninhabited islands numbering over 350. Here you may encounter wildlife such as dugongs, dolphins, black swans, and turtles. Your expert Captain will entertain you with a knowledgeable commentary for the duration of the cruise.
The Peel Island leper colony, and St Helena colonial prison, offers a fascinating insight into the darker chapters of colonial Queensland history. Entering the Brisbane River, we pass the modern port facilities, enormous overseas ships and new developments before alighting at Brisbane, where your transfer coach awaits.
Price includes: *6 hour cruise, *Freshly baked muffins, tea/coffee for morning tea, *BBQ lunch with export rib fillet steak, deli sausages, fresh salads, bread and fresh fruit and *Afternoon tea biscuits tea/coffee PLUS *Return coach to your departure point.
Our licensed BAR on board the Lady Brisbane is well stocked with a variety of beers, white and red wines, champagne and soft drinks.
Captain's Special Pricing Adults/Seniors: $100pp (reduced from $115) Children: $45pp (4 - 14yrs)
Departs Marina Mirage, 74 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach, Southport: 9:00am OR 9:30am returns approx 5 pm OR 5:30pm. (confirmed on booking)
COVID-19: In the interest of Safety for all passengers and crew, we're asking our passengers to please:
*BYO face mask/scarf (wear at food service time only-10mins only)
*BYO coffee/tea reusable mug
NB: On boarding:-temperature checks will be done
NB. Please be aware that this cruise is through restricted narrow shallow channels. Houseboats and yachts break down or may be stranded in our path. We leave the main shipping channel to show you extra vistas that normal, non boaties, would never see. There may be a small element of hold ups.
Rarely and depending on departure times, you may return to your departure point up to 6pm.
NB. Please let us know if wheelchair access is required for the boat AND/OR the return coach.
* Book online up to 72 hours prior to each trip. Bookings available up to the day of travel by phoning our office on 07 3630 2666 (M-F), OR call mobile 0407 500 843 to book after hours.