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Mooloolaba: Canal Cruise by Ferry with Optional Lunch

1. Mooloolaba: Canal Cruise by Ferry with Optional Lunch

Discover the Sunshine Coast from the water on a canal cruise on a historic timber ferry, the only 1 still in operation in the region. Departing from Mooloolaba, explore the coast and canal system and enjoy an optional lunch at a nearby restaurant after the cruise. Upon departure, cruise past the wharf complex and marina towards Mooloolah Island, a man-made island where you can find some of Mooloolaba’s most luxurious mansions and award-winning homes. Continue on past Minyama Island and learn all about its famous residents including celebrities and sports stars. Then, enter the Kawana Canal system and learn the history of the area's development from useless swamp land to some of Queensland’s most expensive real estate. Enjoy breathtaking views of the coastline from Mooloolaba Beach right up to Noosa Heads as the boat turns around at the river heads before returning back through the river. Pass the pilot boats used by the Brisbane pilotage service and see where the wild Osprey Eagles nest. On the way back, pass by commercial fishing boats, including the largest long-line fishing fleet in Australia. Finish off the cruise by passing the Mooloolaba Marina and Yacht Club. Select the lunch option and combine the cruise experience with a meal at a local restaurant. Choose from a specific menu of fish, meat, and vegetarian dishes, plus sides, and 1 house wine, beer, or soft drink.

Coolum Beach: 1.5 Hour Private Surf Lesson

2. Coolum Beach: 1.5 Hour Private Surf Lesson

The 1.5hr Private Surf lesson is catered to your individual needs. Get a group of friends together or have time with just you and your coach, we can help you choose the best time that suits you and surf conditions and get you out there enjoying the surf. Best surf is usually the mornings as the winds are lighter, with an incoming tide. Our experienced professional staff will meet you at our custom built surf truck in the main beach car park Tickle Park. This is where we will arrange your wetsuits or wet shirt choose the best equipment and head down to the beach from there. Its a short walk to beautiful Coolum Beach where you will experience the natural high of catching a wave. Coolum offers some of the warmest waters in Australia to surf in and is located on 90mins north of Brisbane.

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