3.5Hr Catch a Crab Tour With Fish & Chip Lunch

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How does a Fish & Chip lunch on a cruise along the serene Tweed River sound to you? Add some yummy crab delicacies to your plate too. 

As you set sail on the Tweed River, let the serenity of the undisturbed environment embrace you. Breathe in the fresh air and take in the wonderful Gold Coast sights. Rain or shine, cruise on the purpose- built and well-sheltered vessel. Enjoy some fresh tea too.

Catch some crabs on this fun-filled tour! The cruise follows a seasonal policy to catch Mud crabs, Spanner Crabs, Sand Crabs and others during the most suitable time of the year for trapping each of these species. Thanks to this policy, you will get the freshest possible crabs! 

Also, see some oyster farms too. The onboard commentary will provide you with some valuable insights about how oyster farms function, crabbing, and more.

Furthermore, you can watch the spectacle of pelicans being fed and even join in! Also, try your hand at pumping for yabbies. Then, have some good old fishing fun. Needless to say, it is an exhilarating experience. Immerse yourself in these hands-on activities as you connect with nature and the river’s abundant ecosystem.

These experiences might tire you a bit. So, pump up your energy levels with the fruits of your labour. Savour a delicious Fish and Chip lunch made with fresh catches, including the crabs that you caught!

This adventurous tour on Tweed River promises an extraordinary blend of excitement, natural beauty, and culinary delight. So, don’t wait for long. Book your tickets now!

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  • Cruise Inclusions
  • Cruise Menu
  • Additional Info
  • Terms Of Services

Departure Details

Departure Location 11/17 Birds Bay Drive, West Tweed Heads

  • Boards 09:00

  • Departs 09:30

  • Returns 13:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • A fun-filled 3.5hr crab-catching tour on the calm waters of Tweed River
  • Cruise comfortably on a sheltered purpose-built vessel
  • Catch crabs, pump for yabbies, feed pelicans, enjoy fishing and other exciting activities
  • All equipment for the activities are provided on board
  • See working oyster farms and learn how they function
  • Listen to the live commentary to learn about crabbing, oyster farms, etc
  • Flavourful fish and chips lunch menu

Cruise Menu

Additional Information

  • Please reach the location 10 mins prior to the boarding time.
  • Cancellation and cruise transfer policies vary from cruise to cruise. Please contact our cruise consultant (+612) 82967351 for more details.
  • Abundance of free parking onsite at the tour location at 11/17 Birds Bay Drive, West Tweed Heads in New South Wales.
  • The tour & boat activities are 3 to 3.5 hours in duration. Most guests spend 30 minutes exploring and taking photos around our onshore facility, Birds Bay Oyster Farm. 
  • These Terms and Conditions set out the terms on which you (on behalf of yourself and any person on whose behalf you are booking, together "you" or "your") book through Australian Cruise Group Pty Ltd ABN 89 152 554 302 (referred to as, we, us and our, in these Terms and Conditions) for all bookings, reservations, products and cruises operated by us including Sydney Showboats, Magistic Cruises, Clearview Cruises, Cruising Restaurants of Sydney, Magistic Events, and any other cruises, websites, operations or entities operated by us. These Terms and Conditions constitute the agreement between you and us

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    from $110

  • Child (2–13 years)

    from $70


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