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Shared Christmas Party Cruise

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Shared Christmas Party Cruise

Stand out from the crowd with a Christmas Evening Charter that’s as unique as your company.

Choose from a selection of gourmet canapés or a hot and cold buffet and pair with bottomless bubbles and live entertainment while dancing the night away on the stunning Gold Coast.

Purpose-built for the stunning Gold Coast waterways, Spirit of Elston is a modern, stylish vessel complete air-conditioned lower dining deck and an open-air top deck.

Suitable for up to 110 guests.

Cruise Highlights

4 hr Gold Coast waterways cruise
Live entertainment
Bottomless bubbles
Choice of canapé or buffet dinner menu
Festive venue styling
Christmas bon bon for each guest


Merry Christmas!


Ages 14+


Join the Fun


The Vessel

Our fleet of vessels were designed and built here in South-East Queensland based on a thorough understanding of sea conditions typical of the region, allowing for smoother sailing conditions and passenger comfort.

Spirit of Elston

Dining Vessel

Details of the cruise


Check-in time is at least 20 minutes prior to tour departure time from one of two locations.

  1. Sea World Cruises Main Beach Terminal in the car park outside Sea World at Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Entry to Sea World Marine Park is not required.
  2. Surfers Paradise Departure Location at the Ferry Wharf in Appel Park. Paid parking is available across the Gold Coast Highway at Bruce Bishop Car Park or Circle on Cavil.

Departure Schedule

Departure Time
Return Time

7:00 PM

11:00 PM

Food Menu

– Canapes –

Pumpkin arancini balls with garlic aioli dipping sauce (V, GF)
Beef and vegan mini sliders (V, VE)
Grilled calamari marinated in garlic, lemon and olive oil (GF, LF)
Malay peanut chicken skewers (N)
Italian-style meatballs served with Napoli dipping sauce and shaved parmesan
Selection of petite desserts (V)
Sliced seasonal melons & tropical fruits (V, VE, GF, LF

– Hot Selection –

Grilled calamari marinated in garlic, lemon & olive oil (GF, LF)
Lightly seasoned grilled chicken tenderloins (GF, LF)
Roasted lamb leg w/ rosemary crust (GF, LF)
Poached barramundi coconut bisque w/ steamed rice (GF, LF)
Twice-cooked chat potatoes (VE, GF, LF)
Medley of steamed Italian seasoned garden vegetables (VE, GF, LF)

– Cold Selection –

Summer garden salad (VE, GF, LF)
Mediterranean pasta salad (VE, LF, N)
Classic coleslaw salad (V, GF, E)
Damper-style bread rolls (VE)

– Sweet Selection –

Mud cake w/ freeze dried raspberries (VE, LF, N)
Lemon & passionfruit cheesecake (V, GF, N, E)
Chef’s daily special


(V)  Vegetarian |  (VE)  Vegan | (GF)  Gluten Free | (LF) Lactose-Free | (N)  May Contain Nuts  | (E)  May Contain Egg

Allergen information is a guide only. While all care is taken, we cannot guarantee a total absence of allergens in any of our items. All items are subject to availability, the operator reserves the right to make substitutions of items of an equivalent value.

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Drinks Menu

Bronze ($60 pp)

Craft beer on tap
Cabernet merlot
Sauvignon blanc
Brut reserve
Assorted soft drinks
Bottled still water

Silver ($70 pp)

Bronze package inclusions
James Boag’s Premium Light
Little Creatures Pale Ale
Byron Bay Premium Lager
Tooheys New
Tooheys Extra Dry
Somersby Apple Cider
Shiraz Cabernet
Bottled Mineral Water

Gold ($80 pp)

House Spirits
Silver Package Inclusions

Add a Welcome Cocktail ($10 pp)

*Available with any purchase.

Cruise Route

Our lunch cruise makes its way from Surfers Paradise 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 Sea World, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace and more – all while allowing you to enjoy some delicious food and beverages.


Inside Seating

Located inside on the lower deck. Inside seating is air-conditioned and suitable in all weather conditions.

Balcony seating (weather dependent)

Located outside on the lower deck. Guaranteed waterside views. Sun protection is offered via an awning. Subject to weather conditions which may result in your booking being cancelled with limited notice. Depending on current bookings, we may be able to accommodate your party inside, but this cannot be guaranteed.

Balcony seating
Topdeck seating (weather dependent)

Located outside on the upper deck. 360-degree views. Subject to weather conditions which may result in your booking being cancelled with limited notice. Depending on current bookings, we may be able to accommodate your party inside, but this cannot be guaranteed. Group sizes under three people may be at a shared table.


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

Getting Here:

Sea World Cruises Terminal, Sea World, Seaworld Drive, Main Beach, 4217


Getting Here:

Surfers Paradise Ferry Wharf, Surfers Paradise, 4217


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