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.



RETURN to CRUISING - Saturday 27 June 2020.

We have not been operating any cruises since 
23 March because of COVID-19.

We hope to be offering cruises again from Saturday 27 June - with reduced guest numbers to ensure safe physical distancing.

We apologise to our customers for any inconvenience and thank you for your support.

Please disregard availability indicated below, in advertising and in brochures.


Call 0458 005 008 or Book on Line!!  

Migratory birds - come see.  Smooth-water cruising. 

Gift vouchers available

Cruise the Pumicestone Passage.  
90 min. Smoothwater Classic (Sun and Tues to Fri)   -
or, chill with a drink at sunset ! - 
Sunset Cruises:     Gift Cards available (valid for 10 months)
Note: Sunset Cruise - $27.50 all adults -  $12 Children (4 - 15 yrs)

      Sunset Cruises -  next availability - NIL - until further notice

            Saturday 21 March from Pelican Waters $27.50
            Friday ... March from Pelican Waters $27.50
Saturday .... March from Tripcony Lane $27.50 

Want to see even more of the Marine Park? Join us on our Thursday Explorer
       Eco-EXPLORER Cruise                 

                Thursday .... March - not avalable

ONLINE BOOKING  -  NOT available.
Online gift vouchers? - a Sunset Cruise for two, - or really treat Mum & Dad with our Eco Explorer, - cruise into the Marine Park with morning tea at anchor!

Brochures can be located at all accommodation outlets, tourist information centres or download from website.

  •                General Schedule - ON HOLD - until further notice 

10.20 am Smoothwater Classic cruise from Pelican Waters - returns in time for lunch.  

(Bus service: 609 Bus departs Caloundra Bus Station at 9:55 am and arrives Pelican Waters Shopping Centre at 10:17 am - just in time)

Sunset Cruises will generally be offered on Fridays & Saturdays. (Some may be booked out with private functions)   Call or check below for availabilities.

Corona Virus:   Our boat has lots of space onboard (self distancing ok) and plenty of fresh sea air. Guests numbers are down so there really is lots of room. To make sure, we are limiting our maximum guest numbers to less than 50% capacity.
We will run a scaled down schedule to suit demand. Generally, one cruise per day in the morning. Call if in doubt. See schedule below.

NOTE:      NO PICK UP at TRIPCONY LANE JETTY until further notice.

                                                   THIS WEEK

  •            Monday 23 March

                      no cruises today

                      Tuesday day/month 
       10.20 am Smoothwater Classic from Pelican Waters Tavern


  •            Wednesday day/month
       10.20 am Smoothwater Classic from Pelican Waters Tavern

  •            Thursday day/month
          9.30am  Eco Explorer Cruise from Pelican Waters  
          1.30pm  Smoothwater Classic from Pelican Waters Tavern 
  •             Friday day/month 
       10.20 am Smoothwater Classic from Pelican Waters Tavern 

             SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters - not available 
  •            Saturday day/month 
           10.30am  "Skippers Choice"  - not available
            SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters 5.20 pm - ($27.50) - fully booked
            We are limiting numbers to 30 so as to maintain safe distances

  •             Sunday day/month
        10.20 am Smoothwater Classic from Pelican Waters Tavern 

Need a special gift!!!

Why not purchase a couple of Sunset Cruise Gift Cards?
- just $55 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 
Eco Explorer - Thursdays 


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  -  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.

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