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“Superb sunset cruise!”

Surfers Paradise River Cruises
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US$20.37*
and up
Gold Coast River Cruise with Optional Morning Tea or Lunch
Ranked #1 of 44 Tours in Surfers Paradise
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: For the best value morning tea / coffee cruise, lunch cruise or stunning sunset cruises on the Gold Coast. Morning tea cruise includes cakes & biscuits with tea/coffee. Lunch cruises include selection of fresh salads & cold meats & sunset cruise includes complimentary antipasto platters. Join Bluewater Cruises as we cruise the canals & the broadwater of Surfers Paradise & the Gold Coast. Past the million dollar homes & yachts, Palazzo Versace hotel, & Marina Mirage. All cruises feature a fun facts filled commentary. Sit back relax & enjoy all the Gold Coast has to offer - exceptional views, interesting history & gorgeous sunsets. Great for tourists & locals alike.
Useful Information: Baby buggy parking, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 4 December 2013

My friend and I (both in our 20's) were not sure why to expect from a $20 river boat cruise.. But we were pleasantly surprised! The hosts were extremely friendly and welcoming, providing us with some great knowledge about the buildings surrounding the river. We were happy with the drinks prices ($5 for beer, spirits and wines!!) probably the cheapest we came across whilst in surfers. The cruise had a variety of people on; families, couples and friends. Would defo recommend.

Thank kateram
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

Laurie, Jodie and Chris from Bluewater cruises, thank you for your 1st Class hospitality on the Nerang River, Surfers Paradise QLD.

Thank Spanos helen
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

What a pleasant surprise!.
Given the price ($20) we had no expectations............
How wrong we were.
A lovely couple of hours on the water with commentary, and a BBQ sausage sandwich.
Drinks are available for purchase and reasonably priced.
Ferry departs from Surfers Paradise and meanders almost to Seaworld.

Take the morning, mid day or sunset cruise........I'm sure you won't be disappointed.
The crew .........extremely friendly.
Parking is very close by .........an easy level short walk..........and free for the first 2 hrs so it will only cost you $4.40.

Thank Lyrebird6
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bluewatercruises, Manager at Surfers Paradise River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2013

Thank you so much for your review. We pride ourselves on being the one of the best valued things to do on the Gold Coast & are so happy that you agree. Our biggest problem is sometimes convincing customers that there are no catches & we are 100% certain they be very pleasantly surprised at the value for money.
In regards to the crew, we are truly lucky to have such a wonderful team of staff that love what they do & in particular love the great customers that we have on board.
Thank you once again & we hope to see you in the near future.

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Reviewed 14 November 2013

We had a delightful sunset cruise on a perfect evening with a couple of drinks on board to end a perfect day in Surfers. The staff are friendly and informative with some great photos taken of the mansions and luxury boats along the way. A must do in Surfers.

Thank eraserman
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Reviewed 29 October 2013

What a day, my husband and I had an absolutely brilliant afternoon. Fantastic value $20.00 each including a bbq lunch, wine, beer an champagne at $5.00 each what a bargain. Magnificent views, great commentary and a relaxed environment. We spent heaps on other shows and functions while we were in Queensland and were so thankful to end our trip with such value for money. Would highly recommend this to anyone. Fantastic staff who were friendly and helpful. Would certainly do it again when next on the Goldcoast.

Thank Helen G
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