About Us

Locally owned and operated specialising in personal service while providing a fun and friendly atmosphere

A locally owned and operated business we offer a personalised and welcoming service. We would be delighted to share the experience of cruising the stunning waterways of the beautiful Gold Coast with you aboard our spacious 10.5m vessel Summer Salt 

Gold Coast Canal Cruises offer a range of cruise options with a personalised service tailored to your needs. Catering for individual (minimum numbers required) and private groups for up to 47 guests (30 for a sit down meal)

What we do

Specializing in individual and private group cruises.

Gold Coast Canal Cruises will deliver quality professional service and most importantly a WHOLE lot of fun!

Catering for all events and occasions

Choose to travel via the waterways to Marina Mirage Queensland’s finest waterfront shopping and dining resort Sanctuary Cove, Palazzo Versace, Couran Cove Eco Resort, Surfers Paradise and more!

Please see a list of cruise options below.

What you see

Discover the beauty and explore the local Gold Coast rivers and canals

Cruise the crystal clear blue waters of the Broadwater

Get a peek at the million dollar homes and yachts of the rich and famous

See magnificent sunsets behind the backdrop of the Gold Coast Hinterlands.

Maybe you will see some local wild life including dolphins, stingrays, sea eagles and more

You may even be lucky enough to spot a wallaby on the shoreline of South Stradbroke or Wave break Islands

What you see

Some of the areas we cruise include: 

  • South Stradbroke and Wave Break Islands
  • Sovereign and Ephraim Islands
  • Isle of Capri
  • Chevron Island, Cronin and Macintosh Islands 
  • Paradise Waters
  • Marina Precinct
  • Mariners Cove,  Palazzo Versace
  • Couran Cove
  • The Spit Seaworld
  • Sanctuary Cove and Hope Island

Each cruise can be tailored to suit your needs.

Access to Council Pontoons which offer you flexible pick up and drop off locations
* additonl charges may apply

Our boat

Video coming soon…

Come aboard!

EVERY Weekday






0410 40 30 20




Hope Harbour Marina
9 Lund Drive
Hope Island 4212