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Who Are We?

The Tour Collective is a leading marine ecotourism provider, offering a collection of world-class experiences from the Gold Coast and Brisbane. We specialise in creating incredible memories, for over 180,000 guests each year.  Our modern fleet of vessels journey through beautiful natural environments, which we protect and respect through our Advanced Ecotourism certification.

Our award-winning team showcases the very best of the region and strives to make our experiences inclusive for everyone. From unforgettable whale watching and snorkeling sunken ships, to heart-pounding jet boat rides and relaxing calm water cruises, embark on your next adventure with us!

Our Tourism Experiences

Sea World Cruises

Experience the renowned Sightseeing and Dining cruises on the Gold Coast waterways. Indulge in fresh local produce, accompanied by spectacular skyline views, entertainment, and a team with a genuine love for what they do.

Sea World Whale Watching

Join our award-winning whale watching cruises for an unforgettable experience on the world-famous Humpback Highway, just 20-minutes travel from the Sea World Cruises Terminal & Waterside Cafe.

Arro Jet Boating

Discover the thrill of pure exhilaration with Gold Coast’s newest jet boat experience, Arro Jet. Hold on tight as you experience adrenaline-fueled twists and turns on the sparkling Gold Coast Broadwater.

See Moreton

Throw your swimwear into a bag and set sail to a subtropical paradise, only 1-hour from Brisbane. Explore the idyllic island, spot wildlife including Dolphins, Turtles & Dugongs, and snorkel the magnificent Tangalooma Wrecks.

Hopo Sightseeing Ferry

The best way to get around the Gold Coast with 5 must-see destinations.  Hop on board for a few hours or embark on a full day of exploring.  Hopo is the best-value sightseeing cruise on the Gold Coast, with guaranteed departures every hour.

Whales in Paradise

Surfers Paradise’s original whale watching operator for over 20 years.  Whales in Paradise takes pride in offering you an unforgettable encounter with the acrobatic and gentle giants of the sea.

Acknowledgement to Country

The Tour Collective acknowledge the Traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Owners of the land, sea and waters on which we operate and recognise their custodianship of culture and Country for over 60,000 years.
We actively seek collaboration, consultation, and license to operate from First Nations people, guided by a Reconciliation Action Plan. We are proud to have worked with YRACA to create a Welcome to Country video featuring the Yugambeh Choir, paying our respects to their culture and care for the country.