Crabs and Yabbies Cruise

Departs 7 Days a Week – 9:00 a.m or 1:00 p.m (QLD time)

Quick Details

Lunch Options Pricing Information

  BBQ Chicken : Adults: $85 | Kids: $60

  Fisherman’s Plate: Adults: $90 | Kids: $65

  Ocean Plate: Adults: $110 | Kids: $75

  Crab Stack: $260 (2 Adults)

  Family Crab Stack: $310 (2 Adults & 2 Children)


Adults - Ocean Plate
Adult - Fisherman's Plate
Adult - BBQ Chicken Lunch
Crab Stack (2 Adults)
Family Crab Stack (2 Adults, 2 Kids)


  • 3-hour Tweed cruise aboard the two tiered Captain Bill’s Explorer
  • Lunch (see options above for prices)
  • Morning tea or afternoon tea
  • Pelican and seabird feeding
  • Infromative talks from our river guides on the Mud cabs/yabbies and fish stocks
  • All fishing equipment supplied


  • The Tweed region is mud crab heartland, renowned for its plentiful hauls. Professional crabbers work and trap in the nature-laden picturesque surrounds of the Terranora lakes
  • Yabbie pumping (bait collecting on sandy Islands).
  • Mud Crab show…’watch your fingers!’
  • Fishing from our purpose-built vessels with walk around decks
  • Pot to Plate: Watch your lunch cooked on the Captain Bill’s Back deck. You just don’t get any fresher crab than this!
  • Opportunity to try the freshest mud crab, including the sweet tasting female mud crab