Xmas in July Cruise, Gold Coast

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Xmas in July Cruise, Gold Coast
Xmas in July Cruise, Gold Coast

Xmas in July Cruise, Gold Coast

Event Description

Christmas cheer comes early with Rivers Xmas in July cruise.
Indulge in a hearty Christmas themed buffet whilst cruising the spectacular Gold Coast waterways. Perfect for groups!

Includes: Christmas themed Buffet, Dessert, Scenic Cruise, Live Entertainment

Sample Menu


  • Soup served with warm bread
  • Honey pumpkin and carrot soup
  • Winter beef goulash with hearty vegetables

Cold Selection

  • A variety of sushi rolls and smoked salmon with chili soy sauce and wasabi
  • Salmon and tuna sashimi with sweet chili sauce and a lime wedge
  • Antipasto platter with char grilled vegetables, artichoke hearts, grilled haloumi, sundried tomatoes and trio of relishes
  • Christmas meat platter of turkey, honey ham, BBQ chicken pieces, Hungarian salami, mortadella and roasted beef
  • Seafood Fantasy with chilled tiger prawns, spanner crab, fresh Pacific oysters
  • Selection of crudités with exotic dipping sauces and home made frittatas

Hot Selection

  • Home made beef pie Rivers' style
  • Salmon tartlets with lemon myrtle and dill
  • Crispy pork belly served with special sweet sauce
  • Golden sesame chicken breast fillets
  • Oysters Kilpatrick or Mornay
  • Spanish influenced rice pilaf with freshly picked mint leaves
  • Baked potato with paprika & herb butter
  • Mixed root vegetables with rosemary seasoning
  • Roast of the day: double smoked honey ham carved by Chef

Salad Selection

  • Rare roast beef salad with a Thai gastronomy influence
  • Caesar salad with cheese croutons and crispy bacon
  • Green leaf, cherry tomato and cucumber salad
  • Potato salad with hint of seeded mustard and dill mayonnaise
  • Mediterranean pasta salad with mixed beans, wild rocket and basil pesto


  • Traditional Christmas pudding served with vanilla custard sauce and berry compote

(Sample Menu Only. Subject to change without notice)

Ticket Price

$79 per person

Event Details

Date: 27 July 2013
Time: 7:30pm - 10:30pm (7pm boarding)


Rivers Restaurant Cruises
Departing from Marina Mirage, 74 Seaworld Drive
Main Beach, 4217

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