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Rivers Cruises & Tours, Gold Coast Australia


Dinner Cruises Gold Coast
christmas day lunch

Please note, Christmas Day Lunch & Dinner have sold out.

Enjoy a stress free Christmas with your family and friends with Rivers

Cruise along Gold Coast’s beautiful waterways on a luxurious Rivers' vessel while you dine on a scrumptious Xmas Buffet featuring fresh seafood & Christmas classics.

All you have to do is sit back and relax and enjoy!
Both the Lunch & Dinner Cruises feature live entertainment on the main deck, and prices includes beer, wine and soft drink.

Date: Christmas Day. Thursday, 25th December 2014 - SOLD OUT
Departure Point:
Marina Mirage, Gold Coast
Online or Phone (07) 5527 6361
Payment: Full payment required to secure booking   

Customer Testimonials "I wish to congratulate your company for the most wonderful Christmas Day Cruise. Everyone from Santa in Boardshorts to all the staff were just wonderful. They worked well under the pressure, we totally polite and professional. I have told everyone and recommended your Cruise to all friends (and anyone I meet) The food was superb."

Time 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Includes International & Seafood Buffet, Dessert, Beverages (beer, wine, soft drink), Scenic Cruise, Entertainment
Adults $149 pp
Children (3-17 years) $99 pp
Infants (0-2 years) FREE*
Guaranteed table of 2 Additional $50 pp

Time 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Includes International & Seafood Buffet, Dessert, Beverages (beer, wine, soft drink), Scenic Cruise, Entertainment
Adults $120 pp
Children (3-17 years) $99 pp
Infants (0-2 years) FREE*
Guaranteed table of 2 Additional $50 pp

*One free infant (0-2 year old) per adult ticket. When booking you must enter number of infants attending.


Sample Christmas Day Menu

To Start
Served alternately
Seafood cocktail (GF, DF, NF)
Summer Christmas salad with feta, roasted peppers, avocado (GF, NF)

Cold Selection

Chilled tiger prawns, Spanner crab, Pacific oysters (GF, DF, NF)

Christmas meat platter of turkey, honey ham, BBQ chicken pieces, roasted beef (GF, DF, NF)

Mediterranean style chilled seafood salad, prawns, tender calamari,
New Zealand half shell mussels, citrus vinaigrette (NF,H)

Antipasto platter with char-grilled vegetables, artichoke hearts, olives, sundried tomato, relishes (DF)

Seafood & smoked salmon, chili soy sauce (GF, DF, NF)

Selection of crudités with exotic dipping sauces and home made frittatas (V, H)

Beetroot, walnut, feta salad (V, H, GF, NF)

Smoked turkey pomegranate with blue cheese, rocket (GF, NF)

Cabbage salad with cheese croutons, crispy bacon (NF)

Garden salad with fresh green leaves, cherry tomato and cucumber (GF, DF, NF)

Potato salad with seeded mustard, dill mayonnaise (GF, DF, NF)

Hot Selection

Individual potato topped pies, braised Angus beef, garden fresh vegetables (DF, NF)

Seafood tartlets, lemon myrtle, dill (GF, DF, NF)

Crispy pork loin with crackling (GF, DF, NF)

Traditional roast turkey, cranberry sauce (GF, DF, NF)

Golden crumbed sand snapper, lime aioli (DF)

Rice pilaf with freshly picked mint leaves (GF, DF, NF)

Chat potato baked with paprika, herb butter (GF, NF)

Mixed root vegetables, rosemary seasoning (GF, DF, NF)

Double smoked honey ham roast (GF, DF, NF)

Served alternately
Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy cream (GF, V, H)
Pavlova with fresh summer fruits (GF, V, H)
Flourless orange cake (GF, V, H)

(GF) - Gluten Free
(DF) - Dairy Free
(NF) - Nut Free

Price includes -
XXXX Gold, Hahn Light

Rivers Hanging Rock Chardonnay
Rivers Hanging Rock Shiraz Cabernet
Killawarra Sparkling Wine
Soft Drink

Additional drinks can be purchased at the full bar on board

NOTE: Window seats cannot be guaranteed.
High chairs are not available on board. Prams or highchairs are allowed on board - please advise when booking and we can allocate room at your table for a pram.

(Sample Menu Only. Subject to change without notice)

Departing from Marina Mirage, we head out for the first of many perfect photo opportunities of the Surfers Paradise skyline. Turning north we cruise past Marina Mirage, waterfront restaurants and the Versace Hotel.

We continue past Australia Fair Shopping Centre, Sea World, the Gold Coast Seaway up to Runaway Bay. We then continue at a leisurely pace back towards Marina Mirage.

Gold Coast Cruise Departure Point Map

D Arm Berths
(lower deck)
Marina Mirage
Seaworld Drive Main Beach
Gold Coast, Queensland 4217

If you require further assistance or directions please call (07) 5527 6361.

Parking: Ample parking is available at Marina Mirage

Book your Christmas Day Cruise   or Phone: (07) 5527 6361

Christmas Refund/Cancellation Policy
Any refund will incur a 20% administration fee.
Unless cancellation insurance ($25 pp) is purchased, there will be no refund for any cancellation within a 21 day period of your Cruise Departure Date & Time, this also includes payment made by Rivers Gift Cards. This policy applies to all Rivers Cruises, Tours, Group Bookings and Transfers. STRICTLY NO REFUNDS OR TRANSFERS FOR LATE-ARRIVALS AND NON-ARRIVALS