Feel the region's past come to life and learn its history on a historic ferry
Feed the local resident pelicans and fish as you cruise along the canal
Admire some of the most expensive homes in the area on Mooloolah Island
Keep your eyes peeled as you try and spot different kinds of local wildlife
Listen to live commentary about the various sights as you cruise along
Discover the Sunshine Coast from the water on a canal cruise on a historic timber ferry, the only 1 still in operation in the region. Departing from Mooloolaba, explore the coast and canal system and enjoy an optional lunch at a nearby restaurant after the cruise.
Upon departure, cruise past the wharf complex and marina towards Mooloolah Island, a man-made island where you can find some of Mooloolaba’s most luxurious mansions and award-winning homes.
Continue on past Minyama Island and learn all about its famous residents including celebrities and sports stars. Then, enter the Kawana Canal system and learn the history of the area's development from useless swamp land to some of Queensland’s most expensive real estate.
Enjoy breathtaking views of the coastline from Mooloolaba Beach right up to Noosa Heads as the boat turns around at the river heads before returning back through the river. Pass the pilot boats used by the Brisbane pilotage service and see where the wild Osprey Eagles nest.
On the way back, pass by commercial fishing boats, including the largest long-line fishing fleet in Australia. Finish off the cruise by passing the Mooloolaba Marina and Yacht Club.
Select the lunch option and combine the cruise experience with a meal at a local restaurant. Choose from a specific menu of fish, meat, and vegetarian dishes, plus sides, and 1 house wine, beer, or soft drink.
Lunch at a local restaurant (if option selected)
There are 3 steps up and 3 steps down to board the boat
You can bring your own food and drinks on board
Infants under 3 are free
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund