Activities

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Half-Day Whale Watching and Canal Cruise from the Gold Coast

See magnificent humpback whales at play on this half-day cruise from the Gold Coast. You'll enjoy unobstructed 360 degree views from all three decks of your purpose built vessel and the experienced crew, including a marine naturalist guide, will provide the closest whale encounters possible. Small group sizes, guaranteeing rail side position which makes it one of Gold Coast's most intimate whale watching experiences.
$71
3.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Gold Coast Sunset Cruise with Optional Seafood Dinner

Enjoy a relaxing sailing experience aboard a luxury sailboat during a sunset cruise on the calm waters of the Gold Coast Broadwater. Sip on sparkling wine as you take in landmarks such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise. Admire the warm colors of the sunset paint the shore as evening approaches. Want more? Opt to include a deluxe dinner featuring fresh Australian seafood. This small-group tour, limited to 10 people, ensures personalized attention from your friendly and experienced crew.
$58
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale Watching and Surfers Paradise Day Trip from Brisbane

Experience the best that Surfers Paradise has to offer on this day trip from Brisbane. Cruise the canals and see the homes of the Gold Coast's rich and famous. Watch humpback whales at play from your purpose built, whale watching vessel. After your cruise, there is some time (up to 2 hours) for your own exploration of Surfers Paradise before returning to Brisbane.
$100
8.5 hours
Outdoor Activities

Stradbroke Island Kayak and Snorkeling Tour

Paddle to South Stradbroke Island and keep a look out for dolphins and whales on this half-day Gold Coast kayak tour. Visit secluded islands, enjoy breakfast on the sands and go snorkeling with tropical fish off Wavebreak Island. Suitable for all fitness levels, the tour includes instruction for kayaking and snorkeling first-timers, plus an interpretive talk about the islands and their environment from your friendly guides.
$63
5 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Gold Coast Helicopter Flight and Jet Boat Ride

See the sights of the Gold Coast from the sea and air on this combo helicopter flight and jet boat ride package. Jump aboard a powerful Gold Coast jet boat for an adrenalin-packed 55-minute ride, full of 360-degree spins, slides and shallow-water skimming before taking to the sky on a blood-pumping 10-minute helicopter flight over the Gold Coast!
$124
1.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Gold Coast Sailing Cruise with Optional Seafood Lunch

Sail the calm waters of the Gold Coast Broadwater on a luxury sailboat with an expert crew. Take in sights such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace Hotel, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise. Sip sparkling wine and nibble on snacks as you soak up the beauty of sailing on the Gold Coast. Want a real meal? Upgrade to include a tasty lunch featuring fresh Australian seafood. This small-group tour is limited to 10 people for a more customized experience.
$58
2 hours
Water Sports

Gold Coast Snorkeling Tour with South Stradbroke, Wave Break

Spot dolphins, stingrays and turtles on this kayak and snorkeling day trip from the Gold Coast. Visit South Stradbroke Island and explore the island by foot as you bush-walk to the beach. Snorkel in Wave Break Island’s reef, home to hundreds of tropical fish or try your hand at kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, or playing beach games before enjoying a delicious hot lunch.
$73
4.5 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Gold Coast Scenic Flights by Seaplane

Add a little excitement to your day with this Gold Coast seaplane experience. See the incredible Gold Coast from a new perspective as you glide over the city and it's stunning beaches. Taking off and landing on the water in front of the popular Sea World, a scenic flight in a Seaplane is an experience you will never forget.
$70
20 minutes
Water Sports

Gold Coast Jet Ski Safari, Optional Stradbroke Island Upgrade

It doesn’t get better than this...Be introduced to one of the most unique, specialized and exciting experiences on the Gold Coast! Ride your own jet ski and feel the freedom and exhilaration that jet skiing has to offer on this jet ski safari as you explore the wild blue yonder and the hidden islands of paradise. Meet the local dolphins, turtles, wallabies and wild pigs that inhabit this wonderful jet ski paradise. Stop off at a tropical Island resort on South Stradbroke Island for a break where you can have a splash, something delicious to eat and a nice cold beverage. With big hairpin bends and Aussie flora and fauna around every turn, it’s a ride that you’ll never forget!
$89
3 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Private Gold Coast Sailing Cruise with Optional Seafood Lunch

Hop aboard a luxury sailboat with your own private group for a cruise on the Gold Coast Broadwater. Your expert crew shows you all the highlights including Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace Hotel, Southport Yacht Club, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise. During your private cruise, nibble on snacks and sip sparkling wine, or upgrade to include a delicious lunch featuring the freshest Australian seafood. Enjoy a customized experience on your private tour, perfect for a special afternoon with your sweetie, family or group of friends.
$53
2 hours