Explore our most amazing safe and natural cruising area

One of the largest, safest and most sheltered cruising areas you will find with so much to explore, see and do. Check out our incredible cruising ground with our suggested anchorages, fishing hot spots and great places to go beach and bush walking!

Did you know that as well as wondering the beautiful waterways of the Coomera Houseboats cruising area, you can still enjoy the best of the on land attractions and theme parks the Gold Coast has to offer?

With Coomera Houseboat Holidays only being 5 minutes from Dreamworld and another 5 minutes to Warner Brothers Movie World and Wet ’n’ Wild water park, you can stay berthed on our jetty while you take in some theme park fun. Get out and enjoy our amazing waterways and then get in some theme park fun, at Coomera Houseboats Holidays and get the best of both worlds.

Have a look at some of the on water and off water places to visit while you are on holidays with us.

Recommended anchorages, Cruising Grounds & Fishing Hotspots

Cruising Ground Map

Things to do

Cruising Ground

Cruising Ground Enjoy Cruising one of the largest and safest waterways around. The Coomera Houseboat Holidays cruising area is one of the largest and safest cruising area’s you will find. Our cruising area stretches over 50 klms of calm water cruising from Wave Break Island to Macleay Island.

Recommended Anchorages

Check out some of our Favourite Anchorages There are literally hundreds of anchorages in our cruising area and with our on-line cruising area map we have our favourite 40 anchorages marked for you. Have a look at a few of our favourites and learn more about the rest during your Coomera Houseboat holiday.

Fishing Hot Spots

The fishing & crabbing is great! One of the features of our magnificent cruising area is the abundant fish and crab life that inhabit our waterways and are available to you for catching. Whether you catch a fish for dinner or just for fun and release, our cruising area offers some of the best fishing and crabbing areas you will find.

Stradbroke Island Adventure Tours

WHY NOT TAKE A 4WD TOUR OF SOUTH STRADBROKE ISLAND Book this wonderful 4WD tour of South Stradbroke Island and we will organise for your crew to be picked up from your boat and let the tour begin.

Australian Outback Spectacular

A great dinner and show featuring some of the best of Australian horses, riders and their history. Head out for the night and then back to the houseboat ready to sail away again the next morning.

Wet ‘n’ Wild

A great family water park with many rides and heaps of entertainment for the whole family. 10 minutes from your houseboat tied up to our jetty.

Warner Bros Movie World

Go on the rides, see how the movies are made and even run into one of your favourite Warner Bros characters, and then head back to your houseboat tied up to our jetty.


The iconic Dreamworld is an adventure for the whole family. Go on the rides, watch the tigers play and then head back to your boat at our jetty.

Harrigan’s Drift Inn in Calypso Bay Jacobs Well

Dinghy in to this traditional pub atmosphere with genuine friendly service and hearty meals for the whole family. Open 7 days for lunch and every night except Tuesday for dinner.

Jacob’s Well Bayside Tavern

Dinghy in to this tavern reputed for its fantastic food and friendly atmosphere. You are sure to want to visit this mainland tavern for a change of pace. The small township of Jacob’s Well is worth an afternoon stroll through the cafes and shops. Finish the day with fresh fish and chips on the promenade.

McLaren’s Landing on South Stradbroke Island

Dinghy in to the resort and check out the enticing menu to give the cook on aboard a break and buy a drink from the licenced bar. This all weather venue is set in a beautiful natural setting overlooks its own calm water private beach and is ideal for a beach lunch or a range of events by day or night.

Couran Point Island Beach Club South Stradbroke Island

Dinghy into Couran Point and enjoy a tasty smorgasbord lunch or cocktail by the pool at this friendly relaxed island resort. Couran Point Island Beach Resort is located on South Stradbroke Island Conservation Park, midway between the Gold Coast Seaway & Jumpin Pin.