October 30, 2013

Rivers Cruises Melbourne Cup Luncheon

If you are still looking for somewhere to celebrate the main event of the Spring Racing carnival, why not join us for Rivers’ annual Melbourne Cup cruise, Tuesday 5th November.

Indulge in Sparkling & canapés on arrival, before enjoying the festivities on our 4 hour scenic cruise with stunning three course lunch, entertainment, sweepstakes and giveaways!

Rivers Melbourne Cup Menu:
Seafood basket for 2 including local prawns, oysters and crab served with lime aioli, lemon wedge and cocktail sauce

Rivers' stuffed capsicum with chick pea rice and goat's cheese drizzled with rocket pesto (v)

Beef fillet mignon served on crispy skin kipfler potatoes with baby vegetables and port wine jus

Chicken breast filled with goat's cheese & thyme on parsnip mash and spinach with creamy champagne sauce

Seared salmon on lime and dill pilaf, stuffed tomato with palm sugar and mango salsa splashed with orange beurre blanc

Traditional char grilled vegetable stack with homemade Napolitana sauce (v)

Dessert plate for 2 including vanilla cheesecake and chocolate mousse with mixed berries, Mediterranean antipasto dipping plate and herb & walnut cheese log

(Vegetarian option must be pre-ordered when booking)

Limited number of tickets still available.

Book online or call us on (07) 5527 6361

October 8, 2013


Celebrate your work Christmas party in style with a scenic Gold Coast cruise. Our fleet of vessels can cater for any size group from 40 to 500 guests with cocktail, buffet and three course menu options available.

At Rivers we bring together a wide range of event options that will ensure your end of year event is a resounding success with colleagues and the boss alike!

We've put together some great mid week packages that will ensure planning your Christmas Party is a breeze.

Package 1.

Vessel: Spirit of Paradise
• 3 Hour Scenic Cruise
• Silver Cocktail Menu
• 3 hour beverage package featuring unlimited beer, wine & soft drink

Mini Grilled Vegetable Focaccia with Basil Pesto
Walnut and Brie Tartlets
Roma Tomato, Basil and Spanish Onion Tart
Dill Bilini Topped with Sugar Cured Salmon Rosetto
Baby Nicoise Salad Tartlets with Capers
Hand Rolled Drunk Raison and Chocolate Truffles
Mini Lemon Curd Tartlet

Fish Goujons with a Lime and Caper Mayonnaise
Beef and Proscuitto Mignons with Tomato Relish
House Made Vegetable Samosa with a Yoghurt Dip
Baby Pizza with a Range of Toppings
Mini Lamb and Rosemary Pies
Filo Parcels filled with English Spinach and Ricotta
Custard filled Profiterols with Caramel Sauce

Select 6 Varieties, 15 pieces per person

$90 per person
Available Sunday - Thursday
*Price based on minimum of 80pax
Upgrades available. .

Package 2.

Vessel: Voyager

• 3 Hour Scenic Cruise
• Your choice of Silver Buffet or 3 Course menus
• 3 hour beverage package featuring unlimited beer, wine & soft drink

Sample Buffet Menu
Caesar salad
Fresh coleslaw with tangy dressing
Platters of seasonal grilled vegetables, bocconcini, marinated
chicken wings and Mortadella
Marinated grilled calamari
Lamb, bean and pimento ragout
Crispy skin salmon fillets with lemon and dill batter
Beef and mushroom stroganoff
Traditional beef lasagne with shaved grana

Baked chocolate cheesecake with crème anglaise
Vanilla panna cotta with roasted mango and coconut

Sample 3 Course

Pumpkin and potato gnocchi tossed with spinach and Napoli sauce

Roasted porterhouse on rosti potato with garlic jus
Thyme marinated chicken breast with scented oil on Mediterranean polenta

Flourless orange & poppy seed cakewith orange syrup and pure cream
Baked chocolate cheesecake with crème anglaise

$100 per person
Available Sunday - Thursday
*Price based on minimum of 80pax
Upgrades available.

Option Extras:
• Additional cruise time
• Additional food platters
• Menu & Beverage package upgrades available
• DJ or Live Entertainment for your cruise
• Venue Themeing & Table Decorations
• Transfers for your group can also be arranged

For more information or to secure your preferred date, please contact our event coordinator on Phone (07) 5527 6361 or www.rivers.net.au