Dolphin and Stradbroke Island Kayaking Tour - Half Day

Paddle across the tranquil waters of the Gold Coast, meet dolphins, turtles, stingrays and visit two secluded islands!

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Duration
Duration
Half day
Start & End Time
Start & End Time
Pickups from 7.00 am. Return midday.
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Included
Minimum Age
Minimum Age
5 years
Fitness Level
Fitness Level
Low
Meals
Meals
Included
FromAUD $85
Child: AUD $75
2 Adults + 2 Children: AUD $250
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What's Included

  • Hotel pick up & return from Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach Hotels
  • Kayak & snorkel
  • Friendly tour guide
  • See dolphins, turtles & stingrays
  • Visit 2 secluded islands
  • Light continental breakfast on the beach
  • Snorkel off the beach at Wavebreak Island
  • Life jackets provided for non-swimmers.
  • Spot the Golden and Swamp Faced Wallaby 
     

    WHERE WE VISIT

  • South Stradbroke Island and bush walk 
  • Wavebreak Island

What's excluded

  • Wetsuits can be hired on the day for an additional $5 per person

Why do we love this

We love that you get to try both snorkelling and kayaking on this tour. Oh, and spotting dolphins is pretty cool too!

WHAT TO EXPECT

This half day kayak and snorkel tour takes you to some of the most beautiful locations on the Gold Coast! With great guides and breakfast included, you can't go past this awesome activity.

Start your adventure with pickups from Surfers Paradise or Broadbeach Hotels at approximately 7.00 am. If you have your own transport meet at Marine Parade, Labrador, northern boat ramp, in front of the Grand Hotel. 

You'll paddle across the tranquil waters of the Gold Coast while views of the coast in the morning light to amaze you. Spot dolphins, turtles and stingrays as you go! 

After paddling for a while, you'll visit the first of two secluded islands today. Wavebreak Island is an oasis of marine life that's just waiting to be discovered. Snorkel off the beach here and see hundreds of sub-tropical fish! You'll see Butterfly fish, Angelfish, Damselfish, Butter Brim, Sergeant Beagle Major's... even Moray Eels and Pufferfish!


Next, head to Stradbroke Island, where you'll enjoy a stroll across to one of the best surfing beaches in the world. See if you can spot the Swamp Faced Wallaby. They're only found on South Stradbroke Island.

Then, settle back on the sand and enjoy a delicious continental breakfast on the beach.

After a morning of paddling, it's then time to return to the Gold Coast. You'll finish the tour around midday


Please note courtesy hotel pick up and return is offered from Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. Due to limited seats on the bus, first in first served will get picked up. If you have your own transport, Tour departs from boat ramp opposite Grand Hotel, Marine Parade Labrador just minutes from Surfers Paradise.

Total kayaking time for the whole tour is approximately 1 hour. Tour departs 7.00 am and returns at midday. 

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You will get comprehensive instructions on how to use the kayaks and snorkelling equipment. Most of our customers are first timers, so having no experience is no problem

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Everyone on our tour must be wearing a lifejacket. If you don't know how to swim, please notify the tour guide and wear your life jacket at all times (even during snorkelling).

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The dolphins we see are wild dolphins and we do not disturb them in their natural environment. We see them approx 80% of the time. To see them is the luck of being in the right place at the right time.

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We see an abundance of sub-tropical fish in all different shapes, colours and sizes such as Butterfly fish, Angelfish, Damselfish, Butter Brim, Sergeant Beagle Major's, Moray Eels, Pufferfish etc

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We supply all the equipment. All you need to bring is: - Swimmers - Sunglasses - Footwear that can get wet (eg. Thongs, sandals) - Hat - Towel - Sun block - Bottle of water.

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  • This tour is suitable for all fitness levels and most ages. We can take children 5 years and older.
  • Once booked, please call us to arrange hotel pick up. If you have your own transport, meeting place is at the boat ramp, Marine Parade Labrador, opposite the Grand Hotel.
  • Everyone on our tour must be wearing a lifejacket.
  • If you don't know how to swim, please notify the tour guide and wear your life jacket at all times (even during snorkelling).



Pickup Locations
  • Crowne Plaza
  • Mantra Legends
  • Mantra On View
  • Novotel Surfers Paradise
  • Sofitel Broadbeach

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