Queensland Holidays - The Official Tourism Site for Queensland

Daintree River Cruise Centre
Daintree River Cruise Centre
Map of Daintree River Cruise Centre

Daintree River Cruise Centre
Multiple Locations

Indicative Rate* $25.00 to $30.00 Tour - All Inclusive (Single)

07 4098 6115
info@daintreerivercruisecentre.com.au
www.daintreerivercruisecentre.com.au

Description

The Daintree River Cruise Centre is located on privately owned land, on the banks of the Daintree River, where the mangroves merge with the rainforest.

Since 1987 the Cruise Centre has provided one hour to full day specialised cruises. Their river guides are well informed naturalists and biologists. The vessels are designed to allow visitors excellent viewing and comfort. Equipped with the most technologically advanced OEDA 3 Rating Yahama 4 stroke motors, the vessels are extremely fuel efficient and quiet. It is the aim of their company to have as little harmful impact on the environment as possible and consequently they have achieved advanced ecotourism certification Level IV, ROC Accreditation, Green Travel Leader, Climate Action Business, with 2010 marking 13 years of eco tourism.

... more

The reception area provides all amenities, free refreshments and native insect and seed displays. The gardens provide an array of flora, fauna and picnic areas overlooking the river.

The Cruise Centre caters to birdwatchers, photographers and students. For many years they have been involved in the ongoing studies of mangroves, birds, insects and mammal research with several Australian and international universities.

... less

Property Details

Facilities

  • Car park
    Car park
  • Checkin Desk
    Checkin Desk
  • Crewed charter
    Crewed charter
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Cruising
    Cruising

Other Information

Children:
Contact operator for further details on child suitability.

Disabled:
Contact operator for further details on access for guests with a disability.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Only very small dogs kept under control are welcome. Guide dogs are welcome. Dogs can be left in the car park with a bowl of water.

General Comments

Advanced Eco Tourism accreditation, ROC Certified (Respecting Our Culture), Climate Action Business . Private land on the banks of the Daintree River. All amenities provided free, for those doing a River Cruise. Reception with native insects and seed Display. Free picnic facilities, for those doing a River Cruise. Rainforest boardwalk to river. Extremely quiet vessels, experienced guides. Rainforest and mangrove viewing.

Still owned and operated by the original family with over 40 years experience.

How To Get There

Travel nearly four kilometres past the Cape Tribulation turn off, on the way to the Daintree Village. They are the second river cruise on the left hand side of the road.


1 And A Half Hour Daintree River Cruise

Cruise with Daintree River Cruise Centre

Daintree River Cruise Centre more than just a river cruise. Explore a unique and diverse eco-system at the junction of ocean mangroves and freshwater World Heritage Rainforest. Daintree River Cruise Centre is also Advanced Eco Tourism IV, ROC Certified, Climate Action Plan Business and a Green Travel Leader. They are on private land on the Daintree River bank. They use quiet, fuel efficient vessels, with the latest Eco Friendly Motors OEDA Rating 3 Yahama 4 Stroke. Free refreshments are offered as well as all amenities, free picnic area, and native flora and fauna.

Tour Information


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$25.00$25.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive (Single)


Other Information

Children: Children of all ages are welcome.

Disabled: Contact Cruise Centre for specifics on disabled access.



1 Hour Daintree River Cruise

Eustarine Crocodile seen on the Daintree River Cruise Centre Cruise

Daintree River Cruise Centre more than just a river cruise. Explore a unique and diverse Eco-system at the junction of ocean mangroves and freshwater World Heritage Rainforest. Daintree River Cruise Centre is also Advanced Eco Tourism IV, Respecting Our Culture Certified, Climate Action Plan Business and a Green Travel Leader. They are on private land on the Daintree River bank. They use quiet, fuel efficient vessels, with the latest Eco Friendly Motors OEDA Rating 3 Yahama 4 Stroke. Free refreshments are offered as well as all amenities, free picnic area, and native flora and fauna.

Tour Information


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$25.00$25.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive (Single)


Other Information

Children: Children of all ages are welcome.

Disabled: Please contact Cruise Centre for specifics on disabled access.



Nature Lovers/Photographers/Bird Watchers

Birdwatching and Photography Enthusiasts, extended private charters from two hours up to a full day with experienced local guide, Mick Casey, Includes photography, bird watching, informed presentation of marine life, flora and fauna. Quality binoculars provided.

Tour Information


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$30.00$30.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Children of all ages welcome.

Disabled: Contact Cruise Centre for specifics on disabled access.



* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.

QueenslandHolidays.com.au