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Tweed Eco Cruises

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  • Average4%
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“seafood”(25 reviews)
“lunch cruise”(11 reviews)
“bird feeding”(14 reviews)
TWEED Eco Cruises (TEC) is privileged to have its roots deeply embedded in a region the rest of our nation refers to as Australia's holiday playground. TEC, a second generation family owned and operated concern, is fully staffed by proud long-term...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
+61 7 5536 8800
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We have just returned (15/10) from a lunch cruise with this company. We were collected by a little bus from the Beach House and transported to the marina where our boat was docked. We could sit at tables on the lower deck, or sit on...More

4  Thank Jackie B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 August 2014

The scenery on the trip is great and the commentary and information is good but we booked the lunch cruise and we felt that there were too many people on the boat. Once you found a seat at one of the tables you were unable...More

3  Thank Helen W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience. The bird feeding on the river was the highlight. Had the bbq lunch option, food was great

Thank william c
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We were given a warm and friendly welcome. The boat was clean , the hostess provided a lovely morning tea and seafood lunch. The commentary was informative. A lovely gentle pace. Very relaxing. Watching the Dolphins ride the bow wave was thrilling.

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We went on the Rainforest Cruise with seafood lunch. My wife, and adult daughter came as well. Food was good, though I'm glad we took the seafood option as it seemed the better alternative. Friendly staff. Lovely scenery on a well appointed cruise boat. I...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We tried the lunch cruise in August 2018. It was a relaxing, gentle trip, with beautiful scenery. Staff were friendly and helpful, and the commentary was interesting and entertaining. Both lunch and morning tea were good too. Absolutely worth a try.

Thank BP-Aus
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Over 20 of us enjoyed a relaxing day cruising the Tweed River, stopping off at Tumbulgum for a look and a tipple, and enjoying a fresh tasty simple barbecue (steak and sausages I think), seafood (fresh prawns, spammer crab, oysters and pickled mussels) or vegetarian...More

Thank TravellerFaye
TweedEcoCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely words about our River and Rainforest Cruise on the Tweed River. When the rain clears, all the birds come out to play! Bird watching on our cruises is a real feature, I am so glad you got to see so...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Went on cruise with mutiple courses of local cuisine as we sailed along the beautiful Tweed River. Lovely flavours presented by chef.Commentary great. So much birdlife and photo ops .Definitely worth the money . Too much food if anything.(did'nt stop me )Fresh wonderful seafood with...More

Thank Safari696321
TweedEcoCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our cruise. We definitely think serving up local produce is the best, fantastic that you enjoyed our Captain's Cooking! We are lucky in the Tweed with being able to get a fresh seafood locally and fresh produce...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We booked the cruise tour but were not informed that the different location to board the boat. We went to the office but no one was there. Called and found that the boarding is at a different location. Took a taxi to rush to the...More

1  Thank David4120F
TweedEndeavouCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Good day Thanks for taking the time to review our Crabs and Yabbies experience Our crew members are the anchor to our business, we are very pleased you enjoyed their service on the day We pride ourselves on the best locally sourced fresh mud crab...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

I should have heeded the warning bells. My emails went unanswered. Phone calls were confusing and I was given different answers when I called at different times. When I finally got on to the office I received a confirmation email with no contact numbers or...More

9  Thank Tracey G
TweedEndeavouCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Good day, Thanks for taking the time to review the Crabs and Yabbies tour I have looked into your complaint via the email correspondence Tweed Eco cruises received an email from Tracey G at 9:49am on the 9th of May and this email was responded...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

We were on the same cruise as 747Penny and we would like to say that we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The relaxing cruise up the river with interesting, informative commentary was made even better with the bird feeding & viewing. The sugar cane fields, mangroves, and...More

Thank UmpireSupreme
TweedEndeavouCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Good day, Thank you for the fabulous and refreshing feedback We are so pleased you enjoyed a relaxing cruise with us. The sights along the river are such a treat and the abundant birdlife offers amazing photo opportunities along the way How special that you...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Have just returned from Eco Cruises. Not Happy 😩 Booked a Seafood Lunch, Booking was wrong from Ticketmates. NO Seafood for us. Plates ripped off table from rude uninterested Hostess. Imformed they had no Extra Seafood. Then 2 Hostesses & Captain enjoyed a Lovely Seafood...More

Thank 747Penny
TweedEndeavouCruises, Guest Relations Manager at Tweed Eco Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Good day, Thank you for your comments and feed back. We have reviewed your booking 3263961S38V7R was made through a third party ticket mates and was confirmed for a Surf and Turf lunch, Upon boarding the Captain re - confirmed your booking and chosen menu....More

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Response from Jackie B | Reviewed this property |
Hi From what I remember when we took the cruise in October 2014, steak was cooked on the BBQ and the seafood was served buffet style. We enjoyed the whole trip and would highly recommend it. Service was excellent. Enjoy... More