Member of Eco Tourism Australia

Come along with Caloundra Cruise to experience the beauty, history and wildlife of the Pumicestone Passage Marine Park with its pristine waters and abundant birds or enjoy a spectacular sunset over the Glasshouse Mountains.



Our boat is back in the water after its biennial maintenance period.   Thank you for your patience!! 

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                Friday 24th April - regular cruises as per schedule 
      9.30am Smoothwater Classic - departing from Tripcony Lane
    10.15am Smoothwater Classic - departing from Pelican Waters Tavern 
    11.00am Smoothwater Classic - departing from Tripcony Lane
      1.30pm Smoothwater Classic - departing from Pelican Waters Tavern   
     4.45pm  Sunset Cruise - departing Tripcony Lane Jetty

                 Saturday 25th April - NO DAY CRUISES - ANZAC DAY 
     4.45pm  Sunset Cruise - departing Tripcony Lane Jetty -  if we get the numbers -  weather is looking good!
                 Sunday 26th April - regular cruises 
    10.15am Smoothwater Classic - departing from Pelican Waters Tavern 
    11.00am Smoothwater Classic - departing from Tripcony Lane
      1.30pm Smoothwater Classic - departing from Pelican Waters Tavern   

Please note changes to our fixed schedule:  
On Sundays and Wednesdays the Smoothwater Classic cruise will depart at 10.15am. 11.00am and 1.30pm    -      (no 9.30am departure on those days). 

 Need a special gift!!!
Why not purchase a couple of Sunset Cruise Gift Cards?
- just $40 for two.
or choose one of our other cruise options.
Go straight to "online booking", select the cruise type, number of guests and then click
"Buy as a Gift"

Smoothwater Classic - Sunday & Tuesday to Friday 

Thursday - Eco Explorer 
Next availability: - Thursday 23 April -  9.30am from Pelican Waters Tavern Jetty.
                             Thursday 30 April -  9.30am from Pelican Waters Tavern Jetty.
Saturday Lunch Explorer!! 
Next availability: - Saturday 2nd May 2015 
Not available Saturday 25th April 2015 

BYO Sunset Cruise
Our next available Sunset Cruises are:
Friday 25th April - 4.45pm departure from Tripcony Lane Jetty. (need to confirm numbers)
Friday 1st May. - 4.40 pm departure from Tripcony Lane Jetty

Saturday 2nd May. - 4.40 pm departure from Tripcony Lane Jetty

BYO drinks & nibbles.
all adults - $10 child (4 - 15 incl.)  - Please call to book.

Saturday Lunch Explorer Cruise.  3 hr cruise - generous picnic buffet lunch on-board - with complimentary drinks.

The cruise leaves Tripcony Wharf at 10.30 am on Saturdays. We welcome you with a light morning tea on arrival.  Then it's off to explore the waterways.  With your tour guide, we'll check out the sand flats for an amazing array of bird life and wander down to the quieter end of the passage to get into the wild. Then we are back to pick up a posh picnic lunch selection, pop the corks on our bottles to enjoy at a secluded anchorage. Compimentary drinks are limited to 2 standard drinks (bubbles, white wine & mid -strength beer) and you are welcome to BYO to your taste. We will drop you back at Tripcony by 1.30pm.
$75 full fare - $72 concession $30 child



Click on our Timetable for "when where and how much".  

Welcome aboard!!!  

Note: Bookings are necessary to ensure seat availability and confirm departures
Take one of our popular 90 minute Smoothwater Classic cruises (Sunday & Tuesday to Friday) and discover this waterway’s rich sea faring history and marvel at the superb scenery of the Pumicestone Passage.  See our Timetable Map & Fares page to plan your day – take the early cruise or one of the departures that connects for a relaxing stop at Pelican Waters Tavern to enjoy lunch.   Note: Wheelchair Access at Pelican Waters Tavern Jetty.

The Eco Explorer cruise on a Thursday takes you deep into the heart of this internationally significant region, home to over 300 bird species and our Eco Explorer cruise for School Excursions can be tailored to your curriculum.

Sunset Cruise    -  BYO sunset cruise - Thursday, Friday & Saturday 

Our comfortable 1930s style double decked river boat is just perfect for Seniors and Bus Groups.   Join us on a day of your choice to enjoy great group discounts.   Are you the Event Organizer for your Social Club?  Cruises at sunset will never disappoint and it's a great venue for Private Functions .  Also suitable for special birthdays and parties.  

Weddings on the water are especially beautiful. Our experienced team can help you create a day to remember. 
Not quite there yet?  Hens Parties are lots of fun on the water.

Due to popular demand we have introduced Dance Party for Teens (no gate crashers!).    Parents can relax and teens have a blast.

Gift Vouchers available for all cruises and more - Simple - just book a gift card online - or give us a call.




Winter Warmer Package

The vessels make a perfect wedding venue - with a difference.

Bar Kings

Bar- Kings or just barking mad?
Returning to the smooth waters of the Pumicestone Passage after refit at Mooloolaba – Sorry no passengers allowed on this voyage!

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