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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour
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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

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Start your day off right with a half-day kayak tour to South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a great vantage point on the beaches and wildlife of the Gold Coast as you paddle at a leisurely pace, stopping to snorkel off Wavebreak Island, visit secluded beaches, and enjoy a picnic breakfast on the beach. Your expert guide shares informative commentary about the region's ecology and animals, and provides full instruction on kayaking and snorkeling — making this tour suitable for both experienced paddlers and first-timers.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.07
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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Wind your way along the scenic canals and waterways of Australia’s Gold Coast on this cruise from Surfers Paradise. Glide along the waterways of Broadwater; enjoy views of Chevron Island and Paradise Waters; and marvel over the glittering Palazzo Versace hotel and the famous SeaWorld resort. Listen to the onboard commentary as you pass historic sites and modern landmarks.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.10
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$20.10
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Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

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Soak up the sights of the Gold Coast on this lunch cruise that departs from Surfers Paradise and travels up the Nerang River to the Broadwater. Hear live commentary about landmarks that you pass such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace hotel, Wave Break Island and South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a buffet lunch with seafood and chicken main dishes, and have the option to purchase drinks at the bar.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.54
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$59.54
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Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

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Journey into the hinterlands on this 5-hour afternoon tour of the Springbrook National Park from the Gold Coast. Explore the UNESCO-listed Goondawanna rainforests by coach, stopping to walk through the jungle, peek into ancient caves and enjoy views of Mount Warning from the Best of All Lookout.  Visit natural wonders like Purling Brook Falls, Numinbah valley and Rainbow Falls, and soak up the scenery from the Canyon Lookout. This small-group tour is limited to 16 people for a personalised experience, and includes hotel pick-up and afternoon tea.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.61
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$74.61
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Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour
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Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour

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Experience the Gold Coast’s beautiful Surfers Paradise on a tour aboard an amphibious Aquaduck. Bring the kids and hop aboard this unusual dual-purpose vessel for a jaunt along the area’s picturesque beaches and past local landmarks like Palazzo Versace and Marina Mirage. Then, enjoy a thrilling river cruise past the glitz of millionaire’s row as the Aquaduck transforms from a bus into a boat.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.65
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$31.65
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Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride: 55 Minutes

Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride: 55 Minutes

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Enjoy the thrills, splashes, and spins of a jet boat ride on the Gold Coast Broadwater from Surfers Paradise. Zip through the scenic waterway, passing landmarks such as Southport Yacht Club, the Versace Hotel, and SeaWorld. Hang on as your expert captain takes your high-speed vessel through a series of high-octane tricks that are tons of fun.
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.72
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$46.72

Evening Rainforest & Glow Worm Experience

Evening Rainforest & Glow Worm Experience

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Experience the nighttime enchantment of Mt Tamborine National Park on this unique 4WD rain forest walk and glowworm tour. At the mountain summit, stop for a light supper of cakes and hot chocolate, and soak up views of the twinkling Gold Coast from a lookout. Then, observe nocturnal wildlife by torchlight with a guided bushwalk through the rain forest, where you’ll come across an ethereal waterfall illuminated by glowworms.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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All Inclusive Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise Tour From Gold Coast

All Inclusive Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise Tour From Gold Coast

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Throw your swimwear into a bag and set sail to Moreton Island, a world-renowned destination for encountering dolphins, dugong, and turtles. Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane, this full-day tour features an eco-cruise, tropical buffet lunch, island beach time and guided snorkel tour at the famous Tangalooma Wrecks. Board the brand new AUD 4mill vessel, the Spirit of Migaloo II, and you’ll soon discover that there’s more to Moreton Island than meets the eye.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$134.90
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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Indulge yourself on a 1.5-hour cruise on the Surfers Paradise Canals and Gold Coast broadwater. Choose between four departures; morning, midday, afternoon or sunset cruise. Departing daily from Surfers Paradise and cruising the magnificent Gold Coast waterways and canals you will enjoy morning tea or snacks onboard, depending on option selected. Sit back and relax whilst taking in the spectacular sights the Gold Coast has to offer. We have a two story boat with great views from the top deck. There is also a fully licenced bar onboard.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$20.10
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Crab Trip from Gold Coast

Crab Trip from Gold Coast

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Spend a full day exploring Queensland’s vibrant capital city and see the best of Brisbane’s tourist attractions. Learn about historic buildings on a coach tour of the city center, get a waterside perspective with a cruise along the beautiful Brisbane River, and enjoy birds-eye views from at the Mt Coo-tha Lookout. This tour is also inclusive of a tour of the XXXX Brewery with a tasting at the end.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.61
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Moreton Island Day Trip (Kayak, Snorkel & Sandboard) frm Brisbane or Gold Coast

Moreton Island Day Trip (Kayak, Snorkel & Sandboard) frm Brisbane or Gold Coast

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Spend a blissful day on Moreton Island exploring the beaches, snorkel sites, and enormous sand dunes during this full-day tour from Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, or the Gold Coast. Travel with an experienced guide in a rugged 4-wheel drive vehicle, going from sea to sand as you snorkel at the Tangalooma Wrecks and kayak around the coral reef, then head inland to try sandboarding on the dunes. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach and soak in the tropical scenery of Moreton Island on this fun-filled tour. Please note: An additional cost of AU$50pp is to be paid in cash to your driver prior to departure to cover national park and ferry fees during this tour.
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  • 11 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$112.29
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Gold Coast City Sights Tour from Gold Coast

Gold Coast City Sights Tour from Gold Coast

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Design your own perfect day of adventure and relaxation on sandy Moreton Island! On this full-day tour from Brisbane or Gold Coast, cruise across Moreton Bay and take your pick from the many activities at family-friendly Tangalooma Resort. Relax on the beach, get your heart racing with sand tobogganing or parasailing, cruise over the dunes on a quad bike or snorkel among shipwrecks. Recharge with lunch at your choice of on-site restaurants and cafés. An optional evening dolphin feeding lets you hand-feed wild dolphins for a truly unique wildlife encounter.
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  • 6 hours 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.74
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Gold Coast Quack'rDuck Amphibious Tour from Surfers Paradise

Gold Coast Quack'rDuck Amphibious Tour from Surfers Paradise

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Built around a complicated system of winding canals and waterways, the Gold Coast can be difficult to navigate alone. This short sightseeing tour around the region focuses on the city’s attractions and landmarks in the unique Quack’rDuck duck bus. Drive around Surfers Paradise, Southport and Main Beach, then plunge into the waterways and tour them too in this amphibian bus.
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  • 1 hour 5 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$31.65
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Hop On Hop Off Day Pass | Hopo Gold Coast Ferry

Hop On Hop Off Day Pass | Hopo Gold Coast Ferry

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Cruising the stunning Gold Coast waterways has never been more stylish or convenient with an all-day sightseeing pass on the Hopo Gold Coast Ferry. Experience the calm picturesque waterways with unlimited stops at five iconic destinations along the way. Gold Coast's only Hop On Hop Off Ferry, is a great value day out with something for everyone.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$18.84
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$18.84
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Stand up Paddle Lesson

Stand up Paddle Lesson

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Experience our professional Stand up Paddle lesson on the Gold Coast, right in the heart of Surfers Paradise.  We commence with a safety briefing and then a basic lesson including a full demo from our qualified instructors. Then you get to test your balance in the shallow waters and before you know it you are paddling like a pro! We only paddle on flat water so it is safe, fun & easy.   The calm waters here create ease of learning SUP (stand up paddle) and your instructor will be with you every step of the way, you will enjoy SUP fully and want to do it again and again. We love to SUP and we love to share the experience with you. It’s an incredible feeling standing on your paddleboard, perhaps spotting the local dolphins & create amazing photos! Your lesson continues on the water where we discuss advanced paddle technique tips and stances for you to try. We will capture your first experience with photos during the lesson for you to share on Social Media. 
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.45
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$41.45
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Surfers Paradise Sunset Cruise

Surfers Paradise Sunset Cruise

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Indulge yourself in a sunset cruise on the Gold Coast. Departing daily from Surfers Paradise and cruising the magnificent Gold Coast waterways and Surfers Paradise canals you will enjoy complimentary snacks served on board. Also included in the price is a free beer, wine, champagne or soft drink. Sit back and relax whilst taking in the spectacular sights the Gold Coast has to offer on the 1.5 hour informative cruise. There is also a fully licenced bar onboard with delicious cocktails.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.39
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Aquaduck Secrets, Scandals and Sunset Tour
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Aquaduck Secrets, Scandals and Sunset Tour

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Finally a tour that tells the stories behind the glitz and glamour of the Gold Coast! Secrets, Scandals and Sunsets is a fun look at the tales of the millionaire high flyers, fraudsters, celebrities and their lives on the Gold Coast complete with beer, bubbles and snacks. The one and a half hour tour is a fantastic way to celebrate summer, kicking off at 5pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays This tour is ideal for a pre dinner drink and some fun with your partner or a group of friends. From 15 years and above This is Aquaduck as you have never seen it before. Tickets include alcoholic or soft drinks and snacks. Please note you are unable to book on this site within 48hrs of travel. Please contact us if you wish to book within this timeframe.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$44.46
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Private Stand Up Paddle Tour

Private Stand Up Paddle Tour

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Experience our professional Stand up Paddle lesson on the Gold Coast, right in the heart of Surfers Paradise.  We commence with a safety briefing and then a basic lesson including a full demo from our qualified instructors. Then you get to test your balance in the shallow waters and before you know it you are paddling like a pro! We only paddle on flat water so it is safe, fun & easy.   The calm waters here create ease of learning SUP (stand up paddle) and your instructor will be with you every step of the way, you will enjoy SUP fully and want to do it again and again. We love to SUP and we love to share the experience with you. It’s an incredible feeling standing on your paddleboard, perhaps spotting the local dolphins & create amazing photos! Your lesson continues on the water where we discuss advanced paddle technique tips and stances for you to try. We will capture your first experience with photos during the lesson for you to share on Social Media. 
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Aquaduck Gold Coast & iFLY

Aquaduck Gold Coast & iFLY

Aquaduck & IFly Gold Coast make a fantastic combination for families, couples and groups visiting the Gold Coast. The combination of an Intro iFly experience and the 1 hour Aquaduck tour can be done on the same day or different days. The Aquaduck tour is an ideal way to see the sights of the Gold Coast from land and water. Suitable for all ages, the tour runs 5 times per day from the heart of Surfers Paradise. While iFly includes the unique and amazing experience of two flights in the indoor wind tunnel. The iFly experience can be done by anyone who is 3 - 103 years old. The experience takes 1.5 hours with your safety brief and equipment fitting done before your head to the wind tunnel with your trained professional skydive instructor. Aquaduck and iFly are both located in Surfers Paradise just 5 minutes walk apart.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.88
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Surfers Paradise Sunset Kayak and Dinner

Surfers Paradise Sunset Kayak and Dinner

This is a spectacular way to experience the sights of Surfers Paradise from a unique water-level perspective. Gold Coasts Main River is an excellent location for new paddlers to experience nighttime kayaking for the first time, or for experienced kayakers to enjoy a stunning paddle through Surfers scenic canals and waterways. No kayaking experience is needed, as we are patient and with you every step. Our kayaks are extremely stable and easy to operate. Our Twilight experience starts just before sunset on Paradise Waters, part of the modern Macintosh Island precinct in the heart of the canal system. After a short safety briefing/paddling technique session, we set off exploring the sights and waterfront homes before arriving for our beach picnic meal and catch the sunset. Our guests are served a very special on-the-beach dining experience. After our meal we continue our paddle back to our start point with the stars out and lighting the way as the amazing homes light the canals.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.68
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Aquaduck & Paradise Jet Boating Combo

Aquaduck & Paradise Jet Boating Combo

Aquaduck & Paradise Jet Boating Gold Coast make a fantastic combination for families, couples and groups visiting the Gold Coast. The combination of the 55 minute Premium Adventure Ride and the 1 hour Aquaduck tour can be done on the same day or different days. The Aquaduck tour is an ideal way to see the sights of the Gold Coast from land and water. Suitable for all ages, the tour runs 5 times per day from the heart of Surfers Paradise. Paradise Jet Boating 55 minute adventure ride accesses exclusive Northern Broadwater and Marine park areas and offers more thrills, spins, slides, drifting and other exciting manoeuvres that jet boats are famous for. Have the opportunity to perhaps experience the magic of seeing dolphins in the wild, and enjoy a cruise by Sovereign Island's amazing waterfront mansions. Aquaduck departs from Cavill Avenue in Surfers Paradise and transfers are included to Paradise Jet Boating's departure point at Mariners Cove Marina.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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