Cairns Dinner Cruise
Prices from $95 AUD


A Cairns Dinner Cruise is the perfect way, to end a perfect day in paradise. Boarding our sailing catamaran at the Marlin Marina, you’ll enjoy an evening of calm water cruising on Trinity Inlet, taking in the sights and sounds of this tropical port city and its surrounding mangroves, as they transition from day to night.

Every journey begins with bubbles, as all good dinner cruises should. With your glasses charged, stroll the interior or exterior decks and admire the view as the sky transforms from blue to red to orange and finally a silky black, filled with thousands of sparkling stars.





  • 2.5 hour cruise on a luxurious catamaran
  • Departs 6.30pm returning 9.00pm
  • A complimentary glass of champagne
  • Superb 4 course buffet (including seafood)
  • Prepared on board by our chefs
  • Live entertainment
  • Deserts, Tea and Coffee
  • Comprehensive bar on board

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From 1/04/2015 to 31/03/2019 adultchild
Cairns Dinner Cruise cruise, buffet dinner, desert, entertainment & complimentary drink. $95.00$50.00
+Northern Beaches pickup pickup only from Northern Beaches Accommodation - make own way home (a taxi can be arranged by the crew) $15.00$15.00
PLEASE NOTE: This cruise does not run on Sunday or Monday nights. Minimum age is 4 years old.
PLEASE NOTE: This tour requires payment in full upon booking.


Enjoy a fantastic evening of calm water cruising with entertainment, delicious buffet meal and fabulous views, including sunset over the rainforest-clad mountains (depending on the time of year). Starting at Marlin Marina, Spirit of Cairns takes you on a journey deep into the interior of Trinity Inlet and its winding tributaries. Keep your eyes peeled, you might even see a crocodile. The cruise passes along Cairns’ waterfront and Esplanade precinct, delivering panoramic views of the twinkling night lights of this port city.


Your journey takes you deep into the heart of Trinity Inlet and across the waterfront precinct of Cairns, from the Cruise Liner Terminal to the Esplanade. The water is calm, the weather mild and the night is yours to enjoy, with entertainment and a delicious buffet featuring some of the region’s best produce, including seafood. This is the ultimate in waterside dining.

The Cairns dinner cruise departs Marlin Marina at 6.30pm, returning at 9.00pm (departs 7.00pm and returns at 9.30pm, until the 01/04/16). Check-in and boarding is at the boat, moored at Marlin Marina, between 6-6.15pm (6.30 to 6.45pm until 01/04/16). A complimentary drink is served on arrival and the bar is open for you to relax on board prior to departure. The dinner cruise operates every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening.


Sample Dinner Cruise Menu

Cold Selection

Chilled cooked local Prawns (GF)

Plump Pacific Natural Oysters (GF)

      -Both served with lemon wedges and cocktail sauce

Antipasto platter

      -selection of chilled savory roasted vegetables and olives (V/GF)

Charcuterie Board

      - a range of tasty cured and smoked meats and pate (GF)

Traditional Greek Salad (GF)

Creamy Potato Salad (V/GF)

Peppery Rocket, Apple and Parmesan Salad (V/GF)


Hot Selection

Fresh Oven Baked Bread

Lightly Seasoned Grilled local Fish with zesty Garlic & Caper Butter (GF)

Pan fried Seafood Medley with chili and fragrant Lemongrass

Japanese style Teriyaki Chicken (GF)

Tender, slow cooked Hungarian Beef Goulash

Stir fried seasonal vegetables (V/GF)

Masala glazed vegetables (V/GF)

Steamed Jasmine Rice (V/GF)



Freshly prepared Tropical Fruit Platter (GF) (V)

Chef’s homemade classic Baked Cheesecake (V)

Gluten free Chocolate Brownie with Chantilly Cream (V/GF)

Gourmet Cheese platter

      - a mix of fresh, aged, soft and hard cheeses and assorted crackers



All menu items are subject to change without notice 



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