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Brisbane Cruises

Hop on board a cruise for a sightseeing journey as the Brisbane River twists and turns its way through the city of Brisbane.

During the day you’ll be able to gaze upon pretty parks & gardens, historic mansions, bustling docks and the amazing Brisbane skyline. During the evening there are dinner cruises which show off Brisbane at night with sparkling city lights.

The Brisbane River connects out to stunning Moreton Bay where you can cruise by wonderful sand islands and be at sea level as you watch dolphins play amongst the waves.

Between the months of May to October you can watch the humpback whales as they migrate to the subtropical waters to mate and give birth.

Brisbane Cruises

Whale Watching Cruise from Redcliffe, Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast

Whale Watching Cruise from Redcliffe, Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast

Book TourEnjoy exciting, up-close encounters with humpback whales as they migrate through the crystal clear waters of Brisbane’s Moreton Bay between the months of June and November. Be amazed as you watch these gentle giants of the sea breech and play within meters of the luxury high-speed catamaran. Your whale watching cruise includes a gourmet buffet lunch including fresh tiger prawns, cold meats and salads. Choose to join the whale watching cruise at Redcliffe Jetty or include roundtrip coach transport from Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast.

 

Brisbane Sightseeing Tour and Brisbane River Cruise

Brisbane Sightseeing Tour and Brisbane River Cruise

Book TourDiscover the tropical charm of Brisbane on a three-hour tour of Queensland's capital city. Perfect for first-time visitors, this comprehensive morning tour is a well-rounded introduction to Brisbane's famous sights and includes a cruise along the Brisbane River.

 

Tangalooma Resort Moreton Island Day Cruise with Optional Dolphin Feeding

Tangalooma Resort Moreton Island Day Cruise with Optional Dolphin Feeding

Book TourEscape to spectacular Moreton Island for the day and relax on the beach at Tangalooma Resort. You'll cruise across Moreton Bay, and when you reach Moreton Island you can do as you please. Maybe you'll relax, shop and dine, or hit the great outdoors and go sand tobogganing, snorkeling, parasailing the choice is up to you.

 

See The Best of Brisbane with River City Cruises

See The Best of Brisbane with River City Cruises

Book TourRiver City Cruises offers a cost effective, relaxing and informative perspective of Brisbane's distinctive river scene for both locals and visitors with its year-round cruises so don't leave town without doing at least one tour.

River City Cruises is the original and best sightseeing cruise on the Brisbane River. During the 1.5 hour guided tour, you will be entertained by the informative commentary while taking advantage of the fantastic photo opportunities as we cruise past Brisbane's most iconic sights including the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, City Centre and the Story Bridge. You will see, we're not called the RIVER CITY for nothing. The convenient departure location is a short walk from Brisbane's CBD and the duration of the cruise allows plenty of time for other sightseeing activities or shopping.

 

Brisbane River Dinner Cruise

Brisbane River Dinner Cruise

Book TourSee the highlights of Brisbane from the water on a dinner cruise aboard a majestic wooden paddlewheeler. Enjoy live entertainment and a contemporary buffet menu that features fresh produce, then stroll along the deck for unobstructed views of the waterfront as it twinkles at night. It's the perfect way to spend a night out with a romantic partner, loved ones, or friends visiting from afar.

 

Brisbane River High Tea Cruise

Brisbane River High Tea Cruise

Book TourTreat yourself to a decadent afternoon of high tea aboard an old-fashioned paddle wheeler. This scenic 2-hour cruise on the Brisbane River includes sparkling wine with traditional treats such as quiches, finger sandwiches, scones and desserts. Stroll the outdoor decks and soak up the sunshine or sit by the piano as you enjoy some of the most picturesque scenery Brisbane has to offer.

 

Brisbane River Lunchtime Cruise

Brisbane River Lunchtime Cruise

Book TourGlide along the Brisbane River aboard a majestic paddlewheeler for a lunchtime cruise with a great perspective on Brisbane’s waterfront. Get unobstructed views of the city's riverside highlights and dine on a delicious contemporary buffet lunch, with a selection of fresh produce, plus tasty sides and desserts. The weekend cruise option features a lively 3-piece jazz band for your enjoyment with a buffet lunch. This cruise has it all: the beauty of Brisbane River, fantastic food and fine entertainment.

 

Whale Watching and Surfers Paradise Day Trip from Brisbane

Whale Watching and Surfers Paradise Day Trip from Brisbane

Book TourExperience the best that Surfers Paradise has to offer on this day trip from Brisbane. Cruise the canals and see the homes of the Gold Coast's rich and famous. Watch humpback whales at play from your purpose built, whale watching vessel. After your cruise, there is some time (up to 2 hours) for your own exploration of Surfers Paradise before returning to Brisbane.

 

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

Book TourSee Australia’s amazing animals on a day trip to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary from Brisbane. Your river cruise takes you from the bustling waterfront of Southbank to the lush parklands of Lone Pine, with the chance to see iconic sights as you glide along the water. At the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary you can cuddle koalas, feed kangaroos, and watch platypus, sheepdogs and birds of prey in action. Animal lovers will not want to miss this experience!