Points of Interest
- Brisbane River
Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.
Experience the sights and sounds of Brisbane on a narrated drive through the city centre before boarding a classic paddlewheel boat for a leisurely lunch cruise along the Brisbane River.
Leaving the pier, your motorcoach will travel through Brisbane's riverside residential and commercial suburbs to arrive at Kangaroo Point where you will have views back over the city and Story Bridge. Continue with your narrated drive past many of Brisbane's landmarks, such as the gracious City Hall with its neighbouring Anne Street Church, and appreciate the fine architecture of both the stately Customs and Parliament Houses.
Board the paddlewheel riverboat 'Kookaburra Queen' for an approximately 2 hour lunch cruise down the Brisbane River. Glide past Hamilton Hill and historic Newstead Hou8se. View the multi-million dollar mansions at Norman Park and cruise through the heart of Brisbane. Travel past South Bank Parklands, site of the Expo '88 and the cultural heart of the city.
At the completion of your river cruise, reboard your motorcoach for further scenic panoramic sightseeing before returning to your ship.
Special Notes:Essential information. There is a walk of 500 yards from the coach to the paddle steamer including steps & polished cobbled stone and approximately 3 steps to board the vessel. If you wish to access the sun deck a further 10 steps will need to be negotiated.
Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.
Depart pier for panoramic city sightseeing
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- Air Conditioned Motorcoach
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Board Kookaburra Queen for luncheon cruise
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Continue panoramic sightseeing and transfer back to ship
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