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Sightseeing Dinner Cruise


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RRP $59.00
2 Adults + 1 Child + 1 Child FREE
$316.00 (RRP)
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2.5-hour Sightseeing Dinner Cruise from Sea World

Departs 7:00 PM, returning 9:30 PM

Board the Spirit of Elston for a delicious dinner and unique night on the tranquil Gold Coast waterways. Take in the views of the glittering Surfers Paradise skyline, whilst enjoying the best local seasonal produce prepared by our onboard chef. The menu is perfectly paired with locally crafted beer, wine or one of our delicious cocktails. Dinner is served in the comfort of the enclosed main deck and accompanied by talented local musicians. After dinner, guests enjoy our open top deck to marvel at the stars, night lights and capture the perfect moment. This cruise is ideal for celebrating that special occasion or splashing out for an unforgettable night out.

A Premier Dining Experience

Quality local produce
Modern decor and atmospheric lighting
Live on board entertainment
Stunning views of Gold Coast skyline
Convenient Sea World departure location

Details of the cruise

Cold Selection

Gold Coast Ocean King Prawns (G, L)
Natural New Zealand mussels w/ vinaigrette (G, L)
Summer garden salad (V, G, L)
Mediterranean pasta salad (V, L, N)
Classic coleslaw salad (G)
Damper-style bread roll (V)

Hot Selection

Grilled calamari marinated in garlic, lemon and olive oil
Lightly seasoned chicken pieces ( G, L)
Roasted leg of lamb with rosemary crust (G, L)
Grilled barramundi in coconut bisque with steamed rice (G)
Twice-cooked chat potatoes seasoned with sea salt flakes (V, G)
Medley of roasted vegetables seasoned with Italian herbs (V, G)



Rich chocolate cake served with three berry coulis (V)
Passionfruit cheesecake (V)
Chef’s daily special (V)

 (V) Vegetarian    (G) Gluten Free   (L) Lactose Free    (N) Contains Nuts 

  • 2.5 Hr Sightseeing Dinner Cruise
  • Spectacular views of the Gold Coast skyline
  • Live on board entertainment
  • Relaxing rooftop lounge
  • See famous local landmarks: Sea World, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace and more
  • Departs from Sea World – just 10-mins from Surfers Paradise
  • Fully-equipped on board licensed bar on the lower deck for beverage purchases (beer, wines, cocktails)
  • Spacious, comfortable vessel
  • Open top-level viewing deck as well as a fully air-conditioned lower deck

Set sail on the waters of the Gold Coast’s lovely canals at night for a delightful dinner cruise with the city’s longest-running river cruise company. Aboard our new vessel “Spirit of Elston” enjoy the best city views that the region has to offer with a delicious dining experience that, when combined, form one of the most enjoyable dining experiences on the Gold Coast.

Views from both the deck and the large windows will showcase some of the Gold Coast’s most famous regional highlights – such as the magnificent homes of the rich and famous, the glittering waters of the Gold Coast Broadwater, and other renowned locations such as iconic theme park Sea World, Marina Mirage and its cavalcade of yachts and wharves, and the glamorous Palazzo Versace – Australia’s only “six-star” hotel.

Ample free parking is available onsite in Sea World Car Park.

Cruises Tour Map

Our cruise makes its way from Sea World to some of the key highlights of the Gold Coast’s expansive canal system, then heads out onto the lovely open Broadwater for views of local icons Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace, Surfers Paradise and more – all while allowing you to enjoy some delicious food and beverages.

Booking changes and cancellations are available without penalty up to 24 hours before departure. Within 24 hours, 100% of the fare is forfeited. For groups of 10 or more, 72 hours notice is required. All cruises are weather, minimum passenger number, and Queensland Health advisory dependent. In the unlikely event of a cancellation by the operator, you will be provided with a full refund (excl. gift vouchers) or a 12-month credit to use towards another cruise. The operator reserves the right to substitute the vessel or change the itinerary without notice. All return times are approximate. Conditions of Travel may vary if you have booked with a travel agent as your booking is subject to their terms and conditions. For more information and to access the full Conditions of Travel, please visit

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