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Gold Coast Tweed River Crab Catching Cruise with Seafood Basket Lunch

  • Gold Coast
  • English
  • 2 hours boat cruise + 1 hour lunch option
  • Free Cancellation
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Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Two hours cruise
  • 2. Trapping live crabs
  • 3. Fishing on the mighty Tweed River
  • 4. Hand feeding the friendly wild pelicans
  • 5. Pumping for yabbies (tide and weather permitting)
  • 6. Viewing the Tweed area’s working oyster farms + talk
  • 7. All equipment for activities is supplied
  • 8. Morning or Afternoon Tea
  • 9. Seafood Basket Lunch (1/4 crab, fish, chips, oyster, salad)
From AUD
$100.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Two hours cruise
  • 2. Trapping live crabs
  • 3. Fishing on the mighty Tweed River
  • 4. Hand feeding the friendly wild pelicans
  • 5. Pumping for yabbies (tide and weather permitting)
  • 6. Viewing the Tweed area’s working oyster farms + talk
  • 7. All equipment for activities is supplied
  • 8. Morning or Afternoon Tea
  • 9. Seafood Basket Lunch (1/4 crab, fish, chips, oyster, salad)

Not included

  • 1. Transport from/to hotel
  • 2. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 3. Souvenirs
  • 4. Travel Insurance
Destination Gold Coast
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: 11-17 Birds Bay Drive Tweed Heads, NSW 2486
● Departure Time:
- Morning Cruise departs at 09:30
- Afternoon Cruise departs at 13:00
● Arrive Tweed Heads Terminal:
- Morning Cruise arrives at 12:30
- Afternoon Cruise arrives at 16:00
Address Depart From: Birds Bay Oyster Farm 11-17 Birds Bay Drive, Tweed Heads, NSW 2486
How to get there ● By Car
- From North/Gold Coast Highway
Follow Gold Coast Highway down the coast past the Gold Coast airport.
(this will take you approx 30mins) Go past the airport and stay on the Pacific Highway. Take the Kennedy Drive exit, turn right into Kennedy Drive. Continue and turn right into Scenic Drive. You will see a small shopping centre, directly opposite the BAKERY is Birds Bay Drive on your left, this is where we are. Turn into the drive, follow down until you come to car parking area and building. This is where the boats are moored.

- From South/Kingscliff
Heading north on the highway from KINGSCLIFF. Take the “Kennedy Drive” exit (Tweed Heads). Turn left on Kennedy Drive, continue and turn right into Scenic Drive. You will see a small shopping centre, directly opposite the BAKERY i Birds Bay Drive on your left, this is where we are. Turn into the drive, follow down until you come to car parking area and building. This is where the boats are moored.

- From Pacific Highway /Tugun Bypass
Heading south on the Pacific Highway (M1) - staying on Tugun bypass road, drive until you pass though Pacific Highway Tunnel and take first exit on left immediately after the tunnel (Coolangatta Tweed Heads Exit). Continue straight through the traffic lights to Kennedy Drive and turn right into Kennedy Drive. Continue and turn right into Scenic Drive. You will see a small shopping centre, directly opposite the BAKERY is Birds Bay Drive on your left, this is where we are. Turn into the drive, follow down until you come to car parking area and building. This is where the boats are moored.

● By Public Transport
Please visit Queensland Public Transport Official Website for full details https://translink.com.au
Operating hours
Morning Cruise 09:30 - 12:30 Boarding Time: 09:15
Afternoon Cruise 13:00 - 16:00 Boarding Time: 12:45
What to bring/wear ● Casual clothes such as shorts, t-shirt, thongs, sandals or sneakers.
● Bring a jacket in cooler weather.
● A sun hat for sun protection, we do supply sun protection cream.
● A change of clothes for yabbie pumping.

2 Overview

This is one of Australia’s best seafood and adventure experiences. The multi-award winning tour is great for all ages to enjoy and see natural wonders and wildlife. Join us to experience Australia’s unique lifestyle and fun outdoor activities. On our cruise boat, feed fish and friendly pelicans, catch mud crabs and pump for yabbies. The delicious seafood menu of crab and oyster dishes ensures you can taste the great flavours of Australia. Only the best and freshest local, wildcaught crabs are used as well as locally farmed oysters to ensure superior quality and flavour.

Gold Coast Tweed River Crab Catching Cruise with Seafood Basket Lunch

 

The Experience
  • Birds Bay Oyster Farm provides fresh Mud Crabs and Fresh Oysters to dine in or take away.
  • Birds Bay Riverside Café specialises in crab and oyster dishes.
  • Full Eco Certified Accreditation - We look after the environment while looking after you.
  • Over 25 years experience
  • Eco Tourism accredited, TripAdvisor recommended.

 

Working Oyster Farm

Set up on shore adjacent to our private oyster leases, the Oyster Farm offers a fascinating peek into the workings of of the aquaculture industry. The educational displays demonstrate how the oysters are grown, harvested and shucked and prepared.

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If no show, no refund.

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