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Discover the beauty of the Gold Coast's expansive Canals and Broadwater aboard our spacious 10.8m vessel Summer Salt. Comfortable undercover seating for 30 with capacity up to 45 guests. Licensed Bar on board. The perfect way to enjoy the Gold...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
62 Cavill Ave, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 410 403 020
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful morning cruising around Sovereign Island and the Broadwater on the Summer Salt. The owner and hostess Maryjane was friendly informative and obliging. The price was reasonable and the boat was comfortable. Happy to recommend this trip to anyone looking for a...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

This was a perfect venue for our hen party! The facilities, crew and trip were top class. The whole event was made to measure, from the music to the bar to the themed decorations. The skipper Mary is so helpful and accommodating. We couldn't have...More

Thank M T
Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

many thanks for your feedback it was great to meet you all so pleased you enjoyed your cruise with us

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

I went on this cruise for my hens night last weekend and WOW. Mary (& crew) were such great hosts, so friendly, delightful and happy. They went above and beyond to make our experience perfect. The communication prior was 10/10 and on board they had...More

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Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

thanks Rochelle I'm pleased you enjoyed your Hen's party it was our pleasure to have you all aboard

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Well a big thankyou to Maryjane and Steve for being the best crew on the Summer Salt . It was great to have the whole family out on the water the views were spectacular and the catering Maryjane put together for us was amazing. Also...More

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Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thanks Merve we would love to see you back for your 60th. I'm glad you and your family enjoyed the afternoon.

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

It was great relaxing cruise, easy to keep the kids looking out the window with booth chairs, safe for children, enjoyed the knowledge of the skipper, would highly recommend

1  Thank zzzzcanada
Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thanks for cruising with us, glad you and your family enjoyed it

Reviewed 4 September 2018

A very enjoyable afternoon cruising the canals with witty commentary. Lots of local history and gossip about house owners included. Very relaxing, lovely being on the water.

Thank gumvalley
Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback and hope to see you come cruising with us again soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing tour, the hosts Mary Jane and Steve were more than accommodating, awesome trip would go again and recommend to anyone.

Thank johnmK181JY
Broadwatercruises, Owner at Gold Coast Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you guys. It was a pleasure to have on board "Summer Salt" and we hope you come cruising with us again. Cheers MJ

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

family run business, highly recommend, great value for money! cruise the canals and rivers of the gold coast with high rises and river-side mansions as the back drop and a decent lunch thrown in...grab a cocktail or 2 if you desire 😀😀

Thank Jed K
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Brilliant way to see up close how the other half live. Brilliant commentary and great sandwiches and tea and coffee. Made us feel so welcome aboard and wow the houses were amazing.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Family run businesses Steve and Rhonda keep it up well worth the money well be back Boat lovely old wooden one only one on coast very well looked after perfect for couple hours cruising on

Thank 777Otaki
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Tagisia R
1 May 2018|
Response from Broadwatercruises | Property representative |
I'm sorry not to reply sooner we only depart our public cruises if we reach a minimum number. Unfortunately on this date we didn't.
Abigail S
26 November 2016|
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Response from Broadwatercruises | Property representative |
Yes to all 3 of your questions. Rhonda 0410403020
28 May 2015|
Response from Broadwatercruises | Property representative |
The pleasure was all ours! And as it appears your review(s) have now been posted. Thank you :)