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Sunshine Coast Afloat

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Sunshine Coast Afloat
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We offer fun water based activities such as Whale Watching without the crowds, Deep Sea Fishing, Cruises for all occasions, Ocean Jet Boating, Ashes Scatterings, Romantic Cruises for two and guided kayak tours. Our mantra is to give our guests the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a lot of research into a deep sea charter, as it was for a VIP Member corporate Event. We had quite a few specifications, mainly driven by bad experiences from other charters, and the team at Sunshine Coast Afloat just went above and...More

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FishnCrabCharters, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much James for taking the time out of your day to put up a fabulous review about your recent Deep Sea Fishing trip with us here at Sunshine Coast Afloat. Crusader 1 is the ideal size for group or corporate outings and...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I booked this cruise at the last minute. And we are so glad we did. It was the last cruise of the season for this company and we saw heaps of whales. Jerry (owner) and Paul (driver) were very knowledgeable and ensured...More

Thank Judy B
Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Judy, Thank you for taking the time to jump onto Trip Advisor and write such a lovely review. It means a lot to us as we are a small family business trying to build our whale watching tours. Most people don't even know we...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I had the most amazing day out with SSC boat afloat! The crew were absolutely brilliant, friendly and knowledgeable. The boat, she is comfortable with plenty of covered seating and room move. Loved the fact there was a chiller on board...More

Thank leeseelou3
Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for such a fabulous review. We aim to provide you a wonderful experience in every way we can. Heading out into an uncontrolled environment not knowing if we will be able to make it one of those "AH" trips is hard to determine....More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We were 3 women (25 years old) and we had an incredible time with Paul and Jerry. It was really nice that we were only max 15 people on the boat. Both Jerry and Paul did a great job. It is end of season to...More

Thank Jessica W
Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Hi Jessica, Hope you are still enjoying your travels and that you enjoyed the Sunshine Coast. Thank you very much for taking the time to put up a great review about our whale watching trips. We all enjoy showing our guests these magnificent creatures and...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome trip with great people, highly recommend this company, guaranteed small group - will definitely be backMore

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Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Hi Leonie, Thank you for taking the time to jump onto Trip Advisor and let everyone know you had a great time Whale Watching with us on Crusader 1. Hopefully we will see you back next season. From all of us here at Sunshine Cost...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Could not recommend this company enough for whale watching! We had a fantastic afternoon today out in the water. Our children aged 15, 13 and 10 absolutely loved it. We saw heaps of whales, both in the distance and close up. Crew were amazing -...More

Thank JJJSM
Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

It's so rewarding to get such a great Whale Watching review and to know all of us here at Sunshine Coast Afloat are providing the outcome we hope and work hard for. Really appreciate you taking the time to do the review and will make...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve been on whale watching excursions all around the world in the past, but, thanks to the skill of our skipper, the Crusader 1 ended up closer to a pod of 3 whales than we’ve ever been before. Three whales came close to investigate us...More

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Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Hi Scott, Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to give us such an amazing review. Being a small business that strives on excellence and giving our guests a wonderful time on the water, it's great to hear we are...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

We took our grown up boys out for the day and boy where we treated to an amazing display. Our skipper had no problems finding two pods of whales and we where lucky to have them around during the boat for about 30 minutes. We...More

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Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to put up such a fabulous review about your Whale Watching trip you did with us. We pride ourselves in trying to give our guests a good experience and to hear that all the little extras we...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We booked a fish and crab package Weather was great boat and staff were good We were given snacks while we were fishing We caught a few fish and some crabs Friendly staff an clean boat Very comfortable and we will be backMore

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Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Ben, Really appreciate you taking the time to give us a fabulous 5 star review and pleased to hear you enjoyed your fishing and crabbing trip with us on Crusader 1. Hoping to have you back some time in the near future. Your comments...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Great day on the water with a group of business women. We enjoyed chasing the Whales as they headed south, over a lovely lunch. Highly experienced staff that kept all guests informed of weather conditions and information on the Whales. PS. We saw the Whales,...More

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Patricia v, Owner at Sunshine Coast Afloat, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi Angela, Thank you for taking the time to give us such a great review on what was a real hard whale watching trip. Obviously Whale watching comes with risk as we are heading into their environment and it's 100% on the whales terms but...More

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