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Duffy Down Under Boat Hire, Cruises & Tours - Tour

Cruise your way with Duffy Down Under Boat Hire, Cruises and Tours self-drive eco-boat hire and cruises.

Fun for all ages and easy to drive!

Create your dream day on the water with the freedom to explore the Gold Coast at your own pace with BYO drinks, food and music. Pack a picnic, bring on board fish and chips or indulge in a range of fresh, local catering options.

From a lovey-dovey date, family fun, chilled celebrations, whatever the occasion, or even if there isn't one, you can soak in the Gold Coast sights from a Duffy Boat! Choose from self-drive boat hire or a skippered boat cruise.

Safe and super easy to drive while being whisper-quiet for maximum chill-time, our boats are electric and a great way to take to the water for the first time as your very own Captain. A boat license isn’t required, so even the kids can take to the wheel, with your supervision of course!

Duffy Down Under boats are fully equipped with a shaded canopy top, window enclosures, two sunroofs, and a table with lounge-style seating for 10 to 12 passengers comfortably.

From morning cruises with coffee in hand to basking in the sunset over wine, cruise at your preferred time between 7 is–10 pm daily (dependent on availability) from Mariner’s Cove Marina (Just off Seaworld Drive).

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Self Drive Boat Hire, Cruises & Tours or Skippered Cruises


Look no further, discover the beauty of the iconic Gold Coast in style, silently cruising the waterways at your own pace. Treat your family to something different these holidays onboard your very own unique Duffy Boat. Their boats are Self-Drive meaning that no boat license is required to operate. Perfect for the first time boatie or experienced boaties alike. They can guarantee you this is fun for all ages. This popular calm water cruise will give you a commanding, beautiful way to see the matchless sights of the Gold Coast Skyline, homes of the rich and famous, which offers a distinctive way to see how the locals live on our diverse river system. Watch out for local dolphins, sea eagles, pelicans and a sneaky turtle. Hire from one to five hours available. Boat seat between 10 to 12 adults comfortably. Groups of up to 42 guest, utilising their fleet of boats Eco - Friendly, safe, quiet, plenty of shaded seating and no fuel smell.

Tariffs include:


60-70 Seaworld Drive, ARM A
Mariners Cove Marina, Main Beach
QLD, 4217