Gold Coast to Brisbane 300 Islands, sheltered water cruise
- Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Main Beach, Queensland
- Product code: BNE
Welcome aboard our fine timber ship the “LADY BRISBANE”, for a relaxing day on the Broadwater and Moreton Bay Marine Park. Sailing days depend on tides and vary each two weeks. Buy a GIFT CARD or BOOK Online now.
* **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: *6.5 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: $89pp (reduced from $95) Children: $45pp (4 - 14yrs)
Departs Marina Mirage, 74 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach, Southport: 8:00am, 9:00am OR 9:30am returns approx 4pm, 5 pm OR 5:30pm. (confirmed on booking)
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 will always be a small element of hold ups.
Depending on departure times, you may return to your departure point up to 7pm, in winter time darkness.
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.