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. 


  • Maximum guest numbers reduced to allow safe physical distancing.


  • Bookings essential. Please phone or book Online.


In accordance with COVID-19 regulations - all passengers (one per group) are required to provide name, email address and phone number 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, have COVID-19 symptoms or have been in a declared COVID-19 hotspot in the past 14 days.  

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


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

Sunset Cruises 
-  next availability: 


               Saturday 31 October from Pelican Waters 5.20 pm

  Tuesday 03 November from Pelican Waters 5.20 pm

              Thursday 05 November from Pelican Waters 5.20 pm

Note: Sunset Cruise - $33.00 all adults -  $15 Children (4 - 17 yrs)

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

       Eco-EXPLORER Cruise    -   
Thursday 29 October 

Online gift card? - 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 - has changed - new brochure & timetable as per below:


Classic Caloundra
 - Sunday, & Tuesday & Friday

09.30 am from Pelican Waters - returns 10.40 am.
11.00 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 9:17 am - in good time to board)

Corona Virus:   Our boat has lots of space onboard (self distancing ok) and plenty of fresh sea air. To ensure we comply with regulations, we are limiting our maximum guest numbers to less than 50% capacity.
In these uncertain times, our new timetable, generally, one or two cruises per day in the morning, may be increased or decreased to suit demand.  It may be that cruIses are cancelled at short notice.   Call if in doubt. See schedule below.

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

                                                   THIS WEEK

  •            Monday 02 November

                      no cruises today

  •             Tuesday 27 October

        9.30am   Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern - Not Available

      11.00am  Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern - Not Available

          SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters - Not Available
             We are limiting numbers to 25 so as to maintain safe distances 

  •            Wednesday 28 October 
       10.30am  Skippers Choice from Pelican Waters Tavern 
  •            Thursday 29 October 
        9.30am   Eco Explorer Cruise from Pelican Waters Tavern
  •             Friday 30 October 
        9.30am   Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern - Not Available

       11.00 am Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern 

             SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters  - 5.20 pm  - FULLY BOOKED                                                                                                                                                                                                  
             We are limiting numbers to 25 so as to maintain safe distances                                                                 
  •            Saturday 31 October - Qld Election 
       10.30am  Skippers Choice from Pelican Waters Tavern  

          SUNSET Cruise (BYO)  from Pelican Waters   - 5.20 pm 

            We are limiting numbers to 25 so as to maintain safe distances
  •             Sunday 01 November 
        9.30am   Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern  

       11.00 am Classic Caloundra from Pelican Waters Tavern  

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 70 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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