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Mooloolaba Canal Cruise

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Address: Parkyn Parade Road | The Wharf Marina, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 5444 8257
11:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

The most popular boat cruise on the Sunshine Coast. The Historic Timber...

The most popular boat cruise on the Sunshine Coast. The Historic Timber ferry MV Mudjimba has been operating at its current location for 26 years. During this relaxing still-water cruise, you see Million dollar Mansions and Yachts, see wild pelicans being hand fed from the side of the boat and get to feed wild fish at the end of the cruise. A live and informative commentary is provided as you cruise. We now have a lunch option available before or after your cruise. The kids get a chance to steer the boat as well.

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Best $20 I've Eva spent

Decided to go on this one hour cruise before Making our way to Noosa - best $20 I've Eva spent - Captain was funny and knowledge - takes you all around the canals and you get to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Australia NSW
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Australia NSW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Decided to go on this one hour cruise before Making our way to Noosa - best $20 I've Eva spent - Captain was funny and knowledge - takes you all around the canals and you get to see some wonderful homes and sights - would definitely recommend - when you get back you can see the Brim being feed -... More 

Thank theaussies2010
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the cruise for $20 and the $10 lunch option at the Tavern. The cruise was very relaxing, our Captain was very informative on this fabulous look around the canals. The lunch at the tavern was good value considering it was only $10. Recommended

Thank Franelli1
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

When in Maloolaba, dont miss the river/canal cruise with lunch. You will not regret it. The seafood lunch was plain but for the price, no complaints because the cruise was great. The captain was also the tour guide and he was very good. He was entertaining and also added a lot of local information and stories about the sites we... More 

Thank ord n
Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Whenever friends and family visit the coast, I always take them on the canal cruise. The skipper's commentary is interesting and the kids have a blast steering the boat and feeding the fish. We've done the cruise and tavern lunch deal (yum!) plus have also taken our own picnic lunch onboard other times. There's a toilet and drinks for sale... More 

Thank Georgie R
Brisbane Region, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had a family outing of 5 adults and 2 children on this boat trip and we had great trip. The skipper was very informative and funny.

Thank mcochrane21
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My husband has family that lives on the beautiful Sunshine Coast !!! They booked us to do this cruise on the canals. It was a highlight! Loved it ❤. Throughly enjoyed the commentary by the very knowledgeable Bruce - our Captain, fish feeder, bird caller and multi-tasker! Great weather and amazing to see all the multi-million dollar homes and holiday... More 

Thank Fionadekauwe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This little boat cruise is very relaxing and informative. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history of the canals and surrounding homes. Beautiful spot!

Thank Teressa W
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Lat week I went on this cruise it was very relaxed and informative. Picking up lunch midway through the cruise ensured it was fresh and delicious

Thank Jasonsicilyrules
Lake Macquarie, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Had a awesome cruise with these guys today highly recomended really know so much about this beautiful part if Australia just it Brad & Kim Carter

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Great little boat trip, captain was very informative about the area, history and the amazing waterside houses. Lasted over an hour and worth the $20. Nice way to see how the other half live :-)

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