Port Venture Cruises - Port Macquarie

Dolphin spotting on all cruises

Port Venture Cruises runs the largest vessel cruising the Hastings River in Port Macquarie. She is a lovely, all-weather spacious river catamaran, with two decks or viewing levels, and plenty of space to move around.

Port Venture Cruises supply a number of different experiences including a historic river cruise or a fun boom net ride at twilight, or the 'must do' lunch barbecue cruise. Licensed bar on board.

The River Princess is able to carry up to115 passengers and is available for private charter and special events.

The dolphins are quite often attracted to the boat as they enjoy surfing the bow waves. Dolphins appear beside the boat on most cruises.

There is a safe boom net - on the rear of the vessel which is fun for all ages so don't forget your swimmers.

For more information: www.portventure.com.au

Private Functions/ Functions Afloat

Port Venture Cruises well proven function vessel can provide the perfect venue for birthdays, parties, celebrations or corporate events. Cruise on their comfortable and spacious all weather catamaran and enjoy your event whilst the world floats past. Port Venture Cruises will work with you to tailor something to meet your needs.
Start Location The Cruise Terminal Port Macquarie
Duration Customised, Full Day, Half Day or Less and Evening

Eco History, Dolphin Spotting and Morning/Afternoon Tea Cruise

Enjoy a two hour calm water cruise on the Hastings River with Port Venture cruises. Morning or afternoon tea is included (tea, coffee, cake and biscuits), and an upgrade to Devonshire Tea is available. Historic commentary included. See oyster leases, farmland, mangroves, bird and river life and spot for dolphins.
Start Location Port Macquarie
Duration Half Day or Less

Barbecue Lunch Cruise

Cruise on the Hastings River with a barbecue lunch provided and cooked for you aboard their vessel whilst they explore the river system. Morning tea, lunch and commentary included. Look for dolphins or ride in the boom net - very relaxing. A great day out for the family. Regular cruises every Wednesday from 10.30am to 2pm. Bookings are essential.
Start Location River end Clarence Street Port Macquarie
Duration Half Day or Less

Family Fun Twilight Cruise

Enjoy the Hastings River at a spectacular time of day on an lovely boat. This is a twilight /sunset cruise, so bring along some nibblies. There is a licensed bar on board should you wish to purchase a drink. You can also enjoy the boom net, have a hot dog sandwich and spot some dolphins. Cruise available in School Holidays and summer months. Enquire for times outside school holidays for Twilight Cruise.
Start Location Port Macquarie
Duration Half Day or Less and Evening