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.



Smooth Water Cruising  -  
All cruises depart from the Pelican Waters Tavern jetty. 

Bookings essential. Please phone 0458 005 008 or book Online.

 Each booking is to include name, email address and phone number (one per group) at the time of booking (online or phone) or on boarding the boat. 

Note: Guests will not be allowed to board if they are unwell or have COVID-19 symptoms.  


Cruise the Pumicestone Passage on one of our morning  
cruises (Tuesday to Sunday)   -
or, chill with a drink at sunset ! - 

-  next availability:  

                 Tuesday 21 March - 5.15 pm -  Available

                 Friday 24 March - 5.10 pm -  Available

                 Saturday 25 March - 5.10 pm -  Available

                 Tuesday 28 March - 5.05 pm -  Available

Note:  Sunset Cruises - $33.00 all adults - $15 Children (4 - 17yrs)    
          Cruises depart on time - please arrive 10 minutes early to allow for  boarding. 

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

       Eco-EXPLORER Cruise   

                                     -    Thursday 23 March

                                     -    Thursday 30 March

Regular morning cruises:

Classic Caloundra - Sunday, Tuesday & Friday  - 10.30 am

Skipper's Choice - Wednesday & Saturday  - 10.30 am

Need a special gift?

Why not purchase a Gift Card?
- choose your own dollar value and have it emailed with a note to your friend.
Click "BOOK NOW" and scroll down to the "Gift Card" option - OR - click the Gift Voucher section above for detailed information.

Brochures can be located at all accommodation outlets, tourist information centres or download from website.
  •      New entrance to the Pumicestone Passage - channels and sand banks have moved since the breakthrough at Bribie Island.  Some of our cruise routes have been changed.  Come and see for your self - great views to Moreton Bay. 


Classic Caloundra
 - Sunday, & Tuesday & Friday

10.30 am from Pelican Waters - returns in time for lunch.

Skipper's Choice - Wednesday & Saturday
10.30 am from Pelican Waters - returns in time for lunch.

Eco Explorer - Thursdays - 9.30 am.

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

Bus service hourly:  example - 609 Bus departs Caloundra Bus Station at 8:55 am and arrives Pelican Waters Shopping Centre at 9:16 am - in good time to board the 9:30 am Thursday cruise.  609 bus at 9:55 am arrives 10:16 in time for the 10:30 am cruise on other days.

Corona Virus:   Our boat has lots of space onboard and plenty of fresh sea air. 



  •             Monday 27 March

           No public cruise today.                                                                                                                   


  •             Tuesday 28  March

        10.30am  Classic Caloundra  Pelican Waters -  available

        SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters -  5.05 pm - available


  •            Wednesday 22 March - showers 

        10.30am  Skippers Choice from Pelican Waters Tavern  -  NOT available


  •            Thursday 23 March

        9.30am   Eco Explorer Cruise from Pelican Waters Tavern  - available


  •             Friday 24 March 
        10.30am  Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern  - available      
        SUNSET Cruise (BYO)   Pelican Waters -  5.10 pm - available
  •            Saturday  25 March 

         10.30am  Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern  - available
        SUNSET Cruise (BYO)   - Pelican Waters -  5.10 pm - available

  •             Sunday 26 March
        10.30am  Classic Caloundra  Pelican Waters   -  TBC

Need a special gift!!!

Why not purchase a Gift Card?
- choose you own dollar value and have it emailed with a note to your friend.
Click "BOOK NOW" and scroll down to the "Gift Card" option. 

Classic Caloundra - Sunday, Tuesday & Friday 
Skipper's Choice - Wednesday & Saturday
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 1 hour 20 minute Classic Caloundra  cruises (Sunday, Tuesday & Friday) or just for a change, the Skipper's Choice (Wednesday & Saturday) 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 scheduled to return in time 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.  Our Eco Explorer cruise for School Excursions can be tailored to your curriculum on a date to suit.

Sunset Cruise    -  BYO sunset cruise  -   Wednesday, 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.




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