MV Entertainer

The MV Entertainer has been carefully restored and is set to sail again as a Day Cruise to Couran Cove Island Resort and on Sunset Cruises on our famous Gold Coast waterways.

MV Entertainer, a 27 metre wooden cruiser built in 1985, was first launched as a spectator vessel in Fremantle for the 1987 America’s Cup.

We’re now offering Island Day Cruises from Mariner’s Cove, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, plus Sunset Cruises every Thursday and Friday evenings for tourists and locals.

The ship will also be available on sunset and luncheon cruises for island guests, and of course it’s on offer for private charters, conferences and weddings as well


A Seaplane flight over the Gold Coast is an amazing experience. It will be the highlight of your holiday. The pristine beaches, the rainforest on the islands, the city skyscapers in the distance and the hundreds of other islands and waterways all combine into one stunning vista that is hard to describe.


  • 10-­minute Seaplane flight -­ $95 per adult. $70 per child (under 12)
  • 20-­minute Seaplane flight -­ $175 per adult. $120 per child (under 12)

Please allow an extra 20 minutes for boarding and the taxi time to take-off and from landing.

  • One-way transfer to or from Seaworld Resort $120 per adult $80 per child. (Baggage limitations apply)

All flights require a minimum of 2 Adult passengers

Please book at Reception.

4WD Tour to Jumpinpin Bar

Explore 22kms of secluded beach on one of our 4WD Tours. Either up to Jumpinpin Bar at the north or down to amazing surf beaches at the southern tip near the Gold Coast Seaway.

These tours take approximately 90 minutes and depart from Reception. They are subject to tide times and general availability. Please see Reception for details.

$45 per adult $35 per child. MIN 2 passengers per trip

Island Adventure Tours

Join Stradbroke Island Adventures for an unforgettable and unique island experience. This is a truly unique insight into the Bay Islands, the Gold Coast Broadwater and the surrounding Moreton Bay Marine Park. You can choose from a range of activities and adventures, tailored to suit your needs.

Engage in a romantic beach-side escape or couples retreat; embark on a guided bush walk or just relax beachside with a gourmet beach BBQ whilst watching the sea eagles do the fishing. Come on a four-wheel-drive adventure, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Kayaking & Surfing are specialties, or they can always help you catch your own bait for a Fun Family Fishing Adventure.

Please book with reception

Speed Boat Tour up the Broadwater

Enjoy a ride aboard a 21t, 250 horsepower Mercury engine speed boat! It is exhilarating! Try north to Jumpinpin Bar or south to the Gold Coast Seaway – all whilst enjoying the gorgeous view along our famous Gold Coast Broadwater.

$45 per person $35 per child MIN 2 Passenger per trip

Half-day Buggy Tours

Experience over four hours of fantastic fun.

  • 4WD buggy tour
  • Sand-boarding
  • Segway rides
  • Activities with Pattu

Traverse natural obstacles, slide down sand dunes and enjoy a unique experience along the beautiful, un-spoilt South Stradbroke Island beach. This tour involves a short stop at a secret look-out point to take in the magnificent view of the Gold Coast and island, some exhilarating sand-boarding down the dunes and then Segway rides around our tracks at Sunset Beach.

Please contact our friendly team at Reception for current prices and to book your special Couran Cove Island Adventure.

Gold Coast Water Sports

As a part of the new rejuvenation of the iconic Couran Cove Island Resort, we are delighted to welcome our new partners Gold Coast Water Sports as our preferred supplier of action and excitement in terms of our water sports offering at the resort. Independent Travellers, Families, Event and Conference Guests, Residents and Locals can now enjoy a variety of fun and exciting water sports, whilst visiting the resort, to add to their holiday, event and day trips experiences. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to booking time and bring photo id for paperwork.

Jet Ski Guided Tours from $95pp
Enjoy a 1 Hour Jetski Guided Tour following our experienced guide who will set a thrilling pace weaving and zigzagging along the beautiful Gold Coast Broadwater. Price is per jetski and you can have up to 2 people on the ski. When booking please select per jetski not per person. Must be at least 8 years old to go with an adult. 16 years old to ride on their own. 18 years old to have a passenger. Price is per jetski and you can have up to 2 people on the jetski. Please select number of jetskis when booking not number of participants.

Parasailing from $95pp
Jump on board our specially designed parasail boat and take your seat and fly high in the sky enjoying the views over our beautiful Broadwater. You can fly solo however in certain circumstances we may have to fly you with someone else depending on the weight of the person and the wind conditions on the day. Approx 8 minutes in the air and up to an hour on the boat depending on how many people are parasailing. Minimum weight for solo is 60 kilos.

Fly Board from $95pp
Flyboard 5 minutes Air time – enjoy an exciting and unique flyboard activity flying high and testing your balance skills. Show your friends some great photos of your flyboard time to brag about your awesome experience. Please allow up to 30 minutes for paperwork, briefing and practical flyboarding. Must be over 12 years of age to do the flyboarding. We have free lockers to store any valuables.

Tube Riding from $25pp

Jet Boating from $65pp
Jet BoatingExtreme Jetboat Ride for 45 minutes of awesome speed and thrilling spins travelling along our beautiful Gold Coast Waterways. Great for all ages from 5 years old (at least 1 metre tall) and over it will have your heart pumping and smiles all round.

Package Experiences are also on offer, including but not limited to:

Jet Ski and Parasailing from $185pp (Twin Share)
Jetski and Parasailing
Great activity package to share with a friend or loved one. A thrilling 30 minute jetski ride to share on our circuit and an 8 minute parasail flight high above the Broadwater up to an hour on the boat depending on how many people are parasailing. This package is for 2 people flying together and sharing a jetski together. Must be over 8 years of age and under 12 must fly with an adult.

Jet Ski and Fly Board from $185pp
Jet Ski and Fly Board
Jetski & Flyboard Package – enjoy a 30 minute tandem jetski ride on our 1 kilometre jetski course and 5 minutes per person on our exciting flyboard activity flying high in the sky testing your balance skills. Price is based on 2 people sharing. Must be over 12 years of age to do the flyboarding and under 18 year old must share jetski with an adult.

Fly Board and Parasail from $185pp
Fly Board and Parasail
Flyboard & Parasail Package – Share an exciting flyboard and parasail package based on twin share. 2 people share an amazing 8 minute parasail flight over the beautiful Broadwater plus you each get 5 minute flight time on the unique Flyboard experience. Must be over 12 years of age to do the flyboarding and over 8 years old to parasail with an adult.

Further Information:

Independent Travellers, Families, Residents and Locals
Please contact our friendly reservations team at [email protected]

Conferences and Events
Please contact the Events Department at [email protected]

Age restrictions and minimum numbers do apply for some activities. Booking are essential.

Holiday-Island Yoga for Beginners

Thursday 5.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am

This is a gentle level 1 yoga class which is suitable for everyone 16 and over.
We are also happy to have younger children attend, so long as they can remain silent for the duration of the class.
The asanas (or postures) are based on a combination of Hatha, Vinyasa and Yin styles to create a unique style of “holiday-island yoga”.
This is the perfect way to unwind, relax and get the most out of your holiday.
Our teacher Natalie has several modalities within the natural health field and tries to bring these values to each class, allowing the attendees to gain health and wellness from each session.
The duration of the class is approximately 45 minutes and yoga mats are provided.
Cost is just $10. No need to book, simply pay either via cash, eftPOS, Mastercard or Visa in class.