- Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Mooloolaba, QLD
- Product code: AW
Time: 1.00pm - return 4.00 to 4.30pm
Guests: 12 Max
Afternoon cruise explores our Mooloolah River and the Coral Sea leaving from The Wharf Mooloolaba, the vibrant waterfront precinct. You’ll experience sailing the SV Run Amuk, a commercially registered ocean-going Peterson racing yacht, its sister ship holds the title of the prestigious Sydney to Hobarts record for most races completed by any yacht.
Run Amuk Cruises is the social enterprise supporting veteran health, wellness and upskilling. We’re the public face of the Maritime Warrior Project, the crew are all military veterans or family of.
Join the local dolphins sailing past some of the most glamorous homes of the Sunshine Coast, then out the mouth of the river paralleling the beach line as we sail towards Coolum. Take in a view most will never experience of Mooloolaba and the entire Sunshine Coast from Noosa to Caloundra.
Nestle amongst the bean bags and cushions or give a go at crewing and learn to put up a sail, grind a winch or steer a course on the helm as we have a go at tacking and jibbing.
We aim to sail around the picturesque ‘Old Women Island’, full of mystery, intrigue and rumours of a touch of Hollywood. The waters around the Island, also known as Mudjimba Island, is a popular destination for surfers, divers and fishers.
Weather dependant we'll try to anchor for a swim, SUP, kayak or grab our mask for a look under while we tuck into the seasonally protected north facing beach of Mooloolaba (one of the only north facing mainland beaches in Australia)
(Morning and Afternoon watches are the same cruise type however the afternoon cruises usually experience more wind which equates to greater rolling but more excitement)
· Afternoon tea including coffee, tea & hot chocolate
· Stand-up paddle board, kayak, swim or snorkel,
· Have a go at steering, put up a sail or trim the rig.