Come join us over at McLaren’s Landing to help celebrate Australia Day 26th of January 2017

Come join us at McLarens Landing (South Stradbroke Island) to celebrate Australia Day. Enjoy a barbeque lunch, while sipping on an ice cold drink at our new beach bar. For the more active why not play a game of cricket or volleyball  or if relaxing is more your thing then grab a hammock and soak up the sunshine and have fun!

It’s scenic calm water cruise to our exclusive McLarens Landing Resort, on the way keep an eye out for dolphins and turtles as
they swim by.

We have a licensed bar on the boat and at the island. There is live entertainment as well as many activities that await you when you reach McLarens Landing. Don’t forget swimmers and a towel if you intend to swim.

The boat leaves at 10:00am and will return at 4:30pm. Departing at Mariners Cove, shop 5, 60 Seaworld Drive. Check in 9:30am.

For more information go to or for the Australia Day Flyer

Australia Day


Adults @ Kids Prices $69

Quote Promo Code AKIA69

To Book call 07 5532 2444 or click here to book online


Don’t forget Mother’s Day – 10th May

Mothers Day – 10th May – Give Mum A Gift Voucher

Vouchers available for Whale Watching Season 30th May 2015 to 1 November 2015 or Island Adventure Tour, please check the website for tour availability. Gold Coast Adventures is not running Mother’s Day as we are spending it with our Mother’s!

There are so many ways to say “Thanks Mum” this Mother’s Day. Why not be a little bit different buy Mum a voucher for an adrenalin fueled 2.5 hour whale watching tour or for a relaxing day out at McLarens Landing on South Stradbroke Island.

Jump on board a luxury catamaran to see the majestic Humpback whales on their annual migration past the Gold Coast. Join the largest most stable vessel, the MV2000 which features five viewing platforms to allow unobstructed views of the whales. See tail slaps, pectoral waves and spectacular breaches! Learn about the Humpbacks playful and inquisitive nature through the expert commentary of a marine biologist. Morning tea is provided and there is a licensed bar on board. Optional extras include hotel transfers and professional photos of the whales.

Whale watching tours follow the migration of the Humpback Whales which pass by the Gold Coast at the start of June and continue till the end of October.

For the more relaxing day out experience a full day Gold Coast adventure with a difference! couple_champagne-d1ef1ac33fd1daa4e874d45a5a244df51Jump on board our authentic tall ship and journey to our exclusive tropical island getaway at McLarens Landing on South Stradbroke Island.

Enjoy a scenic Broadwater cruise and spot marine life and Sea Eagles while you sail past luxury waterfront homes on your way to a tropical island paradise on South Stradbroke Island. Explore the private beaches at McLarens Landing Eco-resort while our chef prepares a delicious Aussie BBQ (vegetarian and gluten free and halal options available). Choose from an array of water sports and activities (at extra cost) and enjoy free use of kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and beach volleyball. Relax at the cocktail bar and soak up the atmosphere of the Aussie bush and see the daily wallaby feeding.

To order your gift voucher in time for Mother’s Day call our office today on 07 5532 2444.

Treat Mum to Lunch on Mothers Day at McLarens Landing

Relaxing at McLaren’s Landing

Treat Mum to Lunch on Mothers Day at McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island. Include the whole family, to make it a very special day. We take the worry out of planning, you will enjoy a delicious Island BBQ Lunch feast, live Entertainment, optional Activites for the kids, optional activites for the adults like, Segways, Jetski’s and a selection of other Watersports. Read More

Whale Watching Gold Coast is Looking Forward to the Humpback Whale Season

Gold Coast Whale Adventures
Gold Coast Whale Adventures

The best Whale Watching on the Gold Coast. We are looking forward to the Humpback Whale Season, with Gold Coast Whale Adventures beginning on the 1st June 2014.

The Humpback Whale season on the Gold Coast is guaranteed from June – Nov each year, as an estimated 16,000+ Whales pass directly along the east coast of Australia. Read More

White Paradise NYE13 McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island

White Paradise NYE13 McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island, went off with a Bang, as Party Goers enjoyed NYE fireworks and festivites! The Gold Coast’s closest Island Paradise, held the largest White Party the coast has ever seen, with 2100 vibrant people who came from Gold Coast, Brisbane, Byron Bay and many differant countries, to see in the New Year, and enjoy White Paradise NYE13 at McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island. Read More

Chinese New Year at Gold Coast Adventures

Meeting the locals at McLaren’s Landing
Meeting the locals at McLaren’s Landing

Hundreds of Chinese are taking the oppertunity while staying on the Gold Coast, to visit beautiful McLarens Landing, a unique escape from the hussle and bustle of Surfers Paradise, for a true Aussie Experience.

McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island, is just a short calm water cruise onboard a luxury catamaran, with one of the Gold Coast’s longest operating and most respected cruising companies. Read More

Valentines Day at McLarens Landing

Romance on the prow of our Tallship
Romance on the prow of our Tallship

Valentines Day at McLarens Landing is a Romantic adventure. Imagine being whisked away by your loved one on a luxurious Catamaran for a calm water sunset cruise along the Gold Coast Broadwater, to McLarens Landing Island Paradise on South Stradbroke Island. Read More

Gold Coast Adventures Celebrates Australia Day 2014 in true Aussie style

Courtyard party
Courtyard party

Gold Coast Adventures Celebrates Australia Day 2014 in true Aussie style with the annual Dance Party enjoyed by hundreds of party goers, and held on a private Island Paradise, McLarens Landing, South Stradbroke Island.

Hundreds of eager party goers, lined up at Mariners Cove Marina, to board luxuious Catamarans, for a short transfer to their private paradise for the day. Read More

McLarens Landing is Famous for Fun

Relaxing at McLaren's Landing
Relaxing at McLaren’s Landing

McLarens Landing is Famous for Fun and has been known by Gold Coast locals for almost 20 years, as a short escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. If you have your own boat or would like to explore why McLarens Landing is Famous for Fun, you can jump onboard a daily cruise which departs from Mariners Cove Marina each day. Read More

Gold Coast Cruises

Arriving at McLaren’s Landing
Arriving at McLaren’s Landing

A variety of Gold Coast Cruises are offered on the Gold Coast by the longest family owned and operated cruising company, newly rebranded, Gold Coast Adventures.

Family owned and operated for the past 25 years, Gold Coast Adventures have run a variety of Gold Coast Cruises and are well known for their authentic Tallship, The Sir Henry Morgan for the many years it operated day cruises to McLarens Landing, and traded as Tallship Sailing Cruises. Read More