Points of Interest
- Brisbane River
Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.
Tour historic Brisbane, passing Parliament House, the Treasury Building, City Hall and the Old Customs House.
Watch for the city's Cultural Centre which combines the Art Gallery, the Performing Arts Complex, the Museum and Public Library-all landmark properties.
The gentle Brisbane River flows through green, inner-city parks, past an unusual blend of historic and modern architecture not to be missed. From the top of Mt Coot-tha, enjoy spectacular views over Brisbane (weather permitting).
The nearby Botanic Gardens are a living museum of plant collections, displaying early heritage specimens through to present day exotic and native plantings. This facility is considered to be one of the most important non-indigenous cultural landscapes in Queensland and is recognized for its natural and historic values. In addition to the plant collection, there are a number of significant heritage features.
Take time to enjoy a stroll through these magnificent gardens and learn about the plants.
Special Notes:Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water.
Time at the gardens are unguided.
Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.
Panoramic sightseeing of Brisbane
- Time at site: 2:00
Photo opportunity of Mt Coot-tha
- Time at site: 0:45
- Time at site: 1:00
Transfer back to the ship
- Time at site: 1:15