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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

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Start your day off right with a half-day kayak tour to South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a great vantage point on the beaches and wildlife of the Gold Coast as you paddle at a leisurely pace, stopping to snorkel off Wavebreak Island, visit secluded beaches, and enjoy a picnic breakfast on the beach. Your expert guide shares informative commentary about the region's ecology and animals, and provides full instruction on kayaking and snorkeling — making this tour suitable for both experienced paddlers and first-timers.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.50
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$66.50
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Parasailing Experience in Gold Coast

Parasailing Experience in Gold Coast

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Enjoy a sky-high adventure on the Gold Coast on a parasailing tour. As you float through the air behind the boat, admire views of Surfers Paradise and the islands of the Gold Coast. You can go by yourself or with a partner.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.15
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$82.15
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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary General Entry Ticket

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary General Entry Ticket

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Enjoy a close encounter with Australia's native animals at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, located on the Gold Coast. Your ticket includes admission to the park plus daily keeper presentations and animal shows. Admire critters such as the kangaroo, Tasmanian devil, koala, wombat, echidna and reptiles that live in natural-style bush and rainforest habitats. Walk through the stunning 5-acre forest of the Lost Valley and see unique flora and wildlife such as lemurs, red pandas, capybaras and other exotic reptiles.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$31.26
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$31.26
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Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride from Main Beach

Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride from Main Beach

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Zip through the scenic Gold Coast Broadwater on a high-octane jet boat ride that combines speed-driven fun with sightseeing. Hang on as your boat performs 360-degree spins, power slides and other tricks, then slow down to see Southport Yacht Club, Palazzo Versace Hotel and Marina Mirage. You'll also buzz past Seaworld, the mansions of Sovereign Island and Moreton Bay Marine Park, venturing further than other similar tours. Dolphins and other marine life often seen in these waterways — keep your eyes peeled!
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$56.33
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$56.33
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Gold Coast Parasailing - Solo, Tandem, Triple

Gold Coast Parasailing - Solo, Tandem, Triple

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• Enjoy the thrills of parasailing for you and a friend or partner in this experience  • Great gift idea or idea for a fun & memorable experience  • Soar in the sky 400ft high above the Gold Coasts broad water taking enjoying all the breath taking views of the beautiful Gold Coast and surrounds  • You will receive a short safety training session with your instructor before being harnessed to take the skies  • You will be harnessed up in the latest safety equipment and winched up high above their purpose built Parasailing boat for around 8 minutes fly time, but allow approximately 45 minutes for the experience with briefing, harnessing and flight time
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  • 1 hour
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$58.68
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$58.68

Jet Ski Rental With Free Tutorial in the heart of Surfers Paradise

Jet Ski Rental With Free Tutorial in the heart of Surfers Paradise

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This quick, safe Jet Ski rental is ideal for travelers who are new to watersports and want to explore parts of the Broadwater. Listen to a safety briefing, don your lifejacket, and spend about half an hour riding around a .6-mile-long circuit (1 kilometer) located inside the Seaworld Resort. Afterward, you’re free to use the resort facilities, including a swimming pool and waterslides.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.91
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$136.91
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2.5hr Gold Coast Kayaking & snorkelling tour

2.5hr Gold Coast Kayaking & snorkelling tour

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Short on time? Sample the natural beauty of the Gold Coast on this outdoor tour. Hop on a sea kayak and paddle your way over to Wave Break Island to swim and snorkel amid tropical fish and colorful coral. Spot dolphins, stingrays, and sea turtles along the coast, and enjoy a snack before heading back to shore.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.98
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$53.98
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Mt Tamborine National Park 4WD Nocturnal Rainforest and Glow Worm Tour

Mt Tamborine National Park 4WD Nocturnal Rainforest and Glow Worm Tour

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Experience the nighttime enchantment of Mt Tamborine National Park on this unique 4WD rain forest walk and glowworm tour. At the mountain summit, stop for a light supper of cakes and hot chocolate, and soak up views of the twinkling Gold Coast from a lookout. Then, observe nocturnal wildlife by torchlight with a guided bushwalk through the rain forest, where you’ll come across an ethereal waterfall illuminated by glowworms.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$77.45
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$77.45
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Half-Day Kayak, SUP and snorkel tour at Wave Break Island with Lunch

Half-Day Kayak, SUP and snorkel tour at Wave Break Island with Lunch

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Spend the morning swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking around South Stradbroke and Wave Break islands on this cruise from the Gold Coast. Paddle your way from through clear waters to South Stradbroke Island by kayak, then see colorful birds and wallabies on a bushwalk and go snorkeling. Continue to Wave Break Island, where you can enjoy a light lunch, go stand up paddleboarding, relax in the Chill-Out zone, and spot dolphins, sea turtles, and stingrays along the coast.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$77.45
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$77.45
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Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive

Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive

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Feel a rush of adrenaline as you soar through the air on this tandem sky dive over Byron Bay.  Enjoy the thrill of a 60-second free fall from a height of more than 15,000 feet (4,572 meters), then look down over the spectacular beaches and bay during the five-minute parachute descent. Once you’re safely back on solid ground, celebrate your achievement with a personalized photo certificate to show off to friends and family back home.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$318.42
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$318.42
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Gold Coast 4WD Eco Outback Tracks Tour

Gold Coast 4WD Eco Outback Tracks Tour

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Explore the wild beauty of the Gold Coast hinterland on this half-day 4WD tour to Mt Tamborine. Encounter koalas, kangaroos and cascading mountain waterfalls on a guided bushwalk through the eucalypt rain forest of Mt Tamborine National Park. Indulge in some mountainside wine tasting, learn how to throw a boomerang and enjoy a morning or afternoon tea break with scones on this delightfully diverse tour.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.63
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$69.63
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Jet-Boat Ride and Helicopter Flight from the Gold Coast

Jet-Boat Ride and Helicopter Flight from the Gold Coast

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Zip through the Gold Coast’s sparkling waters and sunny skies with a package that offers an action-packed jet boat ride and a scenic helicopter tour.  See landmarks including Palazzo Versace Hotel, Marina Mirage, SeaWorld, Runaway Bay, Paradise Point, Sovereign Islands and Moreton Bay Marine Park. Your jet boat captain takes the vessel on a 55-minute ride with high-speed tricks that spin the boat around in thrilling circles and turns. The 5-minute helicopter tour provides an aerial perspective on the region’s landmarks and beautiful beaches.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.14
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$118.14
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Fly Board on the Gold Coast

Fly Board on the Gold Coast

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Fly over the sea like superhero on a mission with this Fly Boarding session on the Gold Coast. Learn to use and ride the Fly Board with help from an instructor and then blastoff into the air to test your ability to turn, twist, and fly higher. Your instructor will guide you as you go and teach you maneuvers ranging from basic to thrilling.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.62
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$105.62

Gold Coast Half-Day Fishing Charter

Gold Coast Half-Day Fishing Charter

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Enjoy deep sea fishing on a 5-hour charter tour from the Gold Coast. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure for this fishing tour with professional fishing guides who assist you to find and land your catch. A wide variety of pelagic and bottom-dwelling fish can be found in the waters off the Gold Coast. Includes the use of fishing equipment and a safe ride on a fully equipped boat.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$108.49
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$108.49
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Gold Coast Lamington National Park and Tamborine Mountain 4WD Ecotour

Gold Coast Lamington National Park and Tamborine Mountain 4WD Ecotour

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Explore the World Heritage-listed rain forest of the Gold Coast hinterland on this full-day tour to Lamington National Park. Rumble along remote tracks in a 4WD vehicle, soak up spectacular views from the summit of Tamborine Mountain and explore the subtropical rain forest on a guided nature walk. At O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat, get a closer look at native plants, birds and even koalas on an elevated treetop walk. A traditional Aussie barbecue lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off from Gold Coast complete this fantastic eco-adventure.
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  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$123.61
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$123.61
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Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour

Aquaduck Gold Coast 1 hour City and River Tour

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Experience the Gold Coast’s beautiful Surfers Paradise on a tour aboard an amphibious Aquaduck. Bring the kids and hop aboard this unusual dual-purpose vessel for a jaunt along the area’s picturesque beaches and past local landmarks like Palazzo Versace and Marina Mirage. Then, enjoy a thrilling river cruise past the glitz of millionaire’s row as the Aquaduck transforms from a bus into a boat.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$31.29
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$31.29
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Gold Coast Try-Scuba Experience at Wave Break Island

Gold Coast Try-Scuba Experience at Wave Break Island

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Go scuba diving off Wave Break Island on this tour from Queensland's Gold Coast. You'll have the chance to spot some of the island's 450 species of fish and other marine life. Beginner divers are welcome.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.10
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$93.10

Whale Watching by Sea World Cruises

Whale Watching by Sea World Cruises

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Witness Humpback Whales on the Gold Coast. Cruise departs from Sea World in Main Beach and continues past South Stradbroke Island. Only 20 minutes to the nearby water of the Australian Whale Sanctuary. The Spirit of Migaloo II is Australia’s newest and most advanced whale watching vessel operating in the Gold Coast. With marine naturalists onboard, passengers can enjoy a front row seat to all the action from six external viewing platforms and tiered stadium seating from sea level to the sun deck. The spacious decks all around the vessel and smaller passenger numbers ensure that the experience is a personal one with the freedom to move around and enjoy uninterrupted views of the Humpback Whales wherever you are on the boat. Whale Watching Season is late May to early November.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.63
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$69.63
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Whale Watching Tour in Gold Coast

Whale Watching Tour in Gold Coast

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Spotting whales in their natural habitat can be tricky if you don't know where to look. Skip the guesswork on this whale-watching cruise, which guarantees you will see humpback whales as they migrate past the Gold Coast from June to November or you receive a complimentary second cruise. The tour is led by a marine biologist guide who is passionate about conservation and offers insights into whale behavior that enrich the experience. Includes morning tea and a photo booklet souvenir.
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  • 2 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.98
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Gold Coast Sunset Cruise with sparkling wine & nibbles platter

Gold Coast Sunset Cruise with sparkling wine & nibbles platter

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Go sailing on the Gold Coast Broadwater at sunset aboard a luxury sailboat. Glide past landmarks such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Wave Break Island and Surfers Paradise on this romantic and relaxing 2-hour sunset cruise. Travel in a small group with a maximum of 10 people, and enjoy complimentary sparkling wine and appetizers during your sunset cruise. Have the option to upgrade to include a gourmet dinner featuring fresh Australian seafood.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.81
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Full-day Springbrook National Park Tour from the Gold Coast

Full-day Springbrook National Park Tour from the Gold Coast

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Exploring the Gold Coast Hinterland can be a challenge if you don’t have your own transport, but this full-day tour from the Gold Coast offers the perfect introduction. Discover the natural wonders of the Springbrook National Park, stopping to take in the views of Mt Warning and the Numinbah Valley, and admire landmarks including the Natural Arch, Rainbow Falls, and Goomalarah Falls.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.37
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$83.37

Spectacular PRIVATE Gold Coast Helicopter Tour (2 people min.)

Spectacular PRIVATE Gold Coast Helicopter Tour (2 people min.)

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View Australia’s beautiful Gold Coast from a unique perspective with a helicopter tour! You will have the helicopter all to yourselves! Explore the immaculate beaches, the tranquil canals, and the towering high-rises all from a birds eye view. These breathtaking views of the Gold Coast can be found right here with our qualified pilots and 100% safety record. Our helicopter flights are perfect for everyone from adults to kids four years and older. Choose your adventure from our 10 minute short tour, twenty minute medium tour, or our thirty minute long tour. Each route is filled with picturesque sights of the Gold Coast. Depending on the tour you may fly over the beaches of South Stradbroke Island, the lovely Sovereign Islands or even the roller coasters at Dreamworld.
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  • 5 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$86.06
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$86.06
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The Best of Tamborine Mountain from the Gold Coast

The Best of Tamborine Mountain from the Gold Coast

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Exploring the Gold Coast hinterland can be tricky for those unfamiliar with the area. See places you'd never find on your own on this guided tour to Tamborine Mountain. Embark on a rainforest walk to Curtis Falls, travel through Eucalyptus Forest, and explore the Tamborine Mountain Forest Skywalk, a network of forest floor trails, steel bridges through the highest points of the upper canopy, and a 131-foot (40-meter) cantilevered bridge that soars 98 feet (30 meters) above the creek and rainforest below.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.05
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$90.05

Gold Coast Jetboat and Parasail Combo - For 2 people

Gold Coast Jetboat and Parasail Combo - For 2 people

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Take a spin on Australia’s ultimate jet boating experience. The Premium Broadwater Adventure is 55 minutes & 35 kilometres of jetboating fun departing directly into the Broadwater at Main Beach, beside Sea World. Then get set to soar through the air as you parasail above the Broadwater, taking in the magnificent 360 degree views. This combo package is for 2 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$202.63
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