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Catch A Crab at Birds Bay Oyster Farm


11-17 Birds Bay Drive
Tweed Heads West, New South Wales, 2485


Catch a Crab Tours offer the chance to experience the nature of the scenic Tweed River.

Catch a Crab is a must-do river cruise activity for visitors to the Gold Coast and the Tweed and offers both tour-only and meal packages. On each Catch a Crab tour, you’ll see for crab trapping demonstrations, the mud crabs are cooked fresh onboard the boat. You can also hand-feed friendly wild pelicans, pump for yabbies tide permitting and try your hand at fishing.

Visit their own working oyster farm lease where the Sydney Rock oyster is grown and shucked fresh daily. Learn how an oyster grows and travels from the farm to your plate!

At The Oyster Shed waterside cafe, the chef prepares fresh seafood dishes using only the best ingredients and the freshly shucked oysters.

For a tasty tour on the river, full of great experiences, adventures, and flavours, ensure that you include a Catch a Crab visit in your holiday plans!

Hot Deals

Free child with full paying adult on tour only option

From: Sun 12th December 2021 - Sun 09th January 2022

Child (up to 12 years old) travel free with a full paying adult on the tour only option. Enjoy all the activities of Catch a Crab, all equipment supplied, morning tea included, Optional lunch at the new attraction The Oyster Shed located onshore overlooking the oyster leases.

Subject to availability, cannot be combined with any other offer or discount. Not valid on public holidays. Conditions apply.


ECO Certified (Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia
Boating Industry Association
Charter Vessel Association
Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
QLD - Destination Gold Coast
Food & Wine
Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


11-17 Birds Bay Drive
Tweed Heads West, New South Wales, 2485