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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

Australia East Coast: The Mid-Semester

Australia East Coast: The Mid-Semester

Book TourThe Australia East Coast: Mid-Semester tour is perfect for travellers with a short amount of time that want to explore Australia.

Ideal for international students looking to travel in their mid semester break.

 

Stradbroke Island Adventure

Stradbroke Island Adventure

Book TourCome for a drive with me to the beautiful stradbroke island. Picking you up at your hotel destination we will go catch the ferry to stradbroke and have an enjoyable coffee on board whilst gazing at the wonderful shoreline. Our next stop will be a quick dip in the brown lake which is coloured because of the native tea trees that grow all around it. Next we will go to point lookout and stroll the manmade bridges along the foreshore of the beach where we can watch surfers and maybe catch a look at a whale or two. Last but definately not least we will drive to amity point to walk along the jetty and feed the pelicans :) This is a wonderful way to get in touch with nature and is a beautiful relaxing day :) Keep an eye out for kangaroos and koalas!

 

All Inclusive Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise

All Inclusive Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise

Book TourThrow your swimwear into a bag and set sail to Moreton Island, a world-renowned destination for encountering dolphins, dugong, and turtles. Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane, this full-day tour features an eco-cruise, tropical buffet lunch, island beach time and guided snorkel tour at the famous Tangalooma Wrecks. Board the brand new AUD 4mill vessel, the Spirit of Migaloo II, and you’ll soon discover that there’s more to Moreton Island than meets the eye.

 

All Inclusive Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise Departing Gold Coast

All Inclusive Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise Departing Gold Coast

Book TourThrow your swimwear into a bag and set sail to Moreton Island, a world-renowned destination for encountering dolphins, dugong, and turtles. Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane, this full-day tour features an eco-cruise, tropical buffet lunch, island beach time and guided snorkel tour at the famous Tangalooma Wrecks. Board the brand new AUD 4mill vessel, the Spirit of Migaloo II, and you’ll soon discover that there’s more to Moreton Island than meets the eye.

 

Gold Coast City Sights Tour from Brisbane

Gold Coast City Sights Tour from Brisbane

Book TourExplore the diversity of the Gold Coast on a day trip that includes the city sights of Surfers Paradise, visiting the famous surf beach of Burleigh Heads, the coastal highlights along the beautiful Southport Broadwater and experience catching a crab.You'll see it all on this full-day trip departing either from Brisbane or the Gold Coast and be amazed by the numerous contrasting experiences you can squeeze into just one day.

 

Full Day Island Adventure Cruise From Brisbane Including Lunch

Full Day Island Adventure Cruise From Brisbane Including Lunch

Book TourAdventure cruise, swim, snorkel and bushwalk your way across four islands in one day. Discover stories of the diverse people of Brisbane and Moreton Bay. Land on an uninhabited sand bar for a picnic lunch and beach games. Explore historic ruins, aboriginal sites, rusty shipwrecks, deserted beaches, and try spot kangaroos, koalas, turtles, dolphins, dugongs and more!

River to Bay is a locally owned business operating four purpose designed and newly built fast tour boats. These boats are used to connect visitors to Brisbane directly with the amazing wildlife and natural sights of Moreton Bay. No need for transfers, tours are action packed unforgettable Aussie experiences.

 

Stradbroke Island Adventure Cruise And Tour Departing Brisbane City

Stradbroke Island Adventure Cruise And Tour Departing Brisbane City

Book TourRiver to Bay is your passport to explore, linking the city of Brisbane to the natural wonders of Moreton Bay and Islands. A fleet of fast tour boats is designed to whisk you away to the bay in safety and comfort.
Engaging cultural guides will share the stories of the Brisbane and Moreton Bay region from the dreamtime to the present.
The River to Bay focus is on exploring – with guided walks, swimming and snorkelling, free beach time, cultural and heritage experiences, and of course wildlife encounters. No need for transfers, tours are action packed unforgettable Aussie experiences.

 

Full-Day Guided Tour with workshop: Karragarra and Macleay Island

Full-Day Guided Tour with workshop: Karragarra and Macleay Island

Book TourThis is a private tour with mix of walking & driving while exploring the beaches, the wildlife, the edible flowers, the fascinating history and the peaceful lifestyle. You will visit some of the local art studios, the island's gallery and get ‘hands-on’ creating copper art memento at a local home workshop.

 

Full-Day Guided Tour: Russell Lamb Macleay and Karragarra Islands

Full-Day Guided Tour: Russell Lamb Macleay and Karragarra Islands

Book TourThis is a private tour ! These ‘jewels of Moreton Bay’ are known for their natural beauty, peaceful lifestyle and fascinating histories. They are also home to a vibrant arts community with many local artists drawing inspiration from their idyllic surroundings. Each of the islands are different and have their own energy and vibe. I want visitors to see the nature, to meet some of the local artists, and to experience each of the islands.

 

Sailing Curlew Escape on Moreton Bay

Sailing Curlew Escape on Moreton Bay

Book TourCurlew Escape is a luxurious, spacious, sailing yacht on which you can enjoy sailing on the lovely Moreton Bay. The islands are a few hours sail away giving the perfect mix of time under sail and at anchor swimming, snorkeling or exploring the islands.

Uniquely at 4.3m wide the cockpit has a folding drop-leaf table around which 10 people can comfortably dine.

With its hydraulic swimming platform, Curlew Escape offers all the convenience, space and comfort of a motor yacht, with the quiet and tranquility of a sailing yacht.

This Curlew Escape charter is fully customisable with complete flexibility on departure time, destination and return time. Our skipper will work with you for the perfect day out on the water for your celebration. Choose your departure and return times, destination and the activities you want to do.

 

90min Brisbane River Cruise/Tour

90min Brisbane River Cruise/Tour

Book TourHave a relaxing 1.5-hour river cruise along Brisbane River. Take advantage of several photo opportunities as you glide through the water and see iconic sights such as Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Brisbane City Center and Story Bridge. Learn about the colorful history and local legends through informative and entertaining live commentary as you enjoy morning tea (morning departure only). You have a choice of a morning or afternoon departure and the morning cruise includes an option to hop-off at Newstead to visit the oldest homestead or perhaps have lunch (own expense) at the famous Breakfast Creek Hotel.

 

Cruise To Lunch Package

Cruise To Lunch Package

Book TourThe Cruise to Lunch will let you spend the day with two popular Brisbane identities; River City Cruises and the Breakfast Creek Hotel. Aboard the boat, the sights will be accompanied by informative commentary about the region as well as a morning tea to satisfy your on board cravings. The morning cruise will last for 45 minutes until you reach your next point of call; the Breakfast Creek Hotel.

The Breakfast Creek Hotel is a popular hotspot for locals and tourists alike and after a short walk from the landing dock, it is where you can enjoy a delicious meal. Plating up a range of dishes such as Rump steak, Panko Calamari and Caesar Salad, it will be hard to leave the Hotel with a rumbling stomach. From here you will once again board the M V Neptune to cruise back to the dock at South Bank within the luscious Parklands. 

 

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 our iconic vessels. This scenic cruise on the Brisbane River includes a fabulous 3 tier high tea stand comprised of sweet and savoury hot and cold delicacies.

All beverages are of course included so you will enjoy our Ultimate Beverage Package: Classic cocktails, local and imported beers, Australian wines, Sparkling, Finlandia Vodka, Scotch Whiskey, Gin, Rum & Bourbon.

 

Brisbane River Lunchtime Cruise

Brisbane River Lunchtime Cruise

Book TourExperience Australia’s most beautiful river city from the iconic Kookaburra River Queens or Grand Voyager. Built specifically for Queensland, these custom-made paddle wheelers are famous on the Brisbane River and have welcomed millions of happy guests for over 30 years.

Departing from the city, once onboard, you will be taken to your allocated table where you will be surrounded by the most stunning sights of Brisbane.

Stroll the outdoor decks, enjoy a cold drink on the rooftop and experience Brisbane's best lunch, high tea or dinner cruise.

All our cruises showcase the best of Brisbane, sailing both upstream and downstream from our city departure point.

Our cruises are all-inclusive, with a sensational contemporary buffet and beverages are included. With onboard entertainment, this will be a day in Brisbane you will cherish forever.

 

Half day St. Helena Island tour

Half day St. Helena Island tour

Book TourStretched for time to plan a full day tour while your in Brisbane? We have the perfect tour for you!
In under 1 hour you will have the opportunity to discover Moreton Bay on our half day Adventure Experience from Brisbane out to Moreton Bay and St Helena Island.

 

The Jolly Roger

The Jolly Roger

Book TourA swashbuckling 60 minute rollick in Pumicestone Passage, where we adjust the adrenalin rush and the route to suit the crew. The perfect all weather alternative for everyone from an eight year old cabin boy to an experienced adventurer. Plenty of action, and plenty to see!

 

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 get up close to koalas, kangaroos and watch platypus, sheepdogs and birds of prey in action. Animal lovers will not want to miss this experience!

 

Moreton Island Day Trip (Kayak, Snorkel & Sandboard) frm Brisbane or Gold Coast

Moreton Island Day Trip (Kayak, Snorkel & Sandboard) frm Brisbane or Gold Coast

Book TourTravel to Moreton Island from Brisbane or the Gold Coast for a full day of fun in the sun. Your guide takes you by 4WD vehicle along the sands to Tangalooma Wrecks, where you'll see incredible coral reefs on snorkel and kayak outings. You'll also go inland for an exhilarating sandboarding experience on massive sand dunes. This action-packed tour includes a lunch on the beach and time to soak up the scenery of lovely Moreton Island, the third largest sand island in the world. We are the only company that does 3 activties on a full-day tour!

Please note: An additional cost of AU$50 (per adult) / AU$35 (per child 13 years & under) must be paid in cash to the driver on departure to cover the cost of national park and ferry fees for the duration of the tour. Special Offer - Book and travel by February 28 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

 

Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Classic Day Cruise takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can spend the day exploring Tangalooma Island Resort, with your choice of land or water based touring activity. Experience the thrill of sand tobogganing down the dunes, spot local marine life on the Marine Discovery Cruise or snorkel the famous Wrecks.

Packed with all of the day trip essentials, the Classic Day Cruise is a great way to experience your choice of unique touring expedition in nature’s playground.

 

Dolphin Viewing Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Dolphin Viewing Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Dolphin Viewing Day Cruise takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can spend the day exploring Tangalooma Island Resort, with your choice of land or water based touring activity. Experience the thrill of sand tobogganing down the dunes, spot local marine life on the Marine Discovery Cruise or snorkel the famous Wrecks.

You won’t want to miss the chance to see our family of wild dolphins as they grace the shores of Tangalooma Island Resort for their nightly feed. Since 1992, the family of wild dolphins have stolen the show at Tangalooma, and from the vantage point of the jetty you can stick around a little longer to witness the arrival of our wild dolphins up close and in their natural habitat. With presentations from our resident marine experts, what better way to cap off a jam packed day of island exploring than by introducing your family...to ours!

 

Dolphin Feeding Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Dolphin Feeding Day Cruise to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Premium Dolphin Feeding Day Cruise takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can spend the day exploring Tangalooma Island Resort, with your choice of land or water based touring activity. Experience the thrill of sand tobogganing down the dunes, spot local marine life on the Marine Discovery Cruise or snorkel the famous Wrecks.

At dusk is the highlight of any visit to Tangalooma - your chance to hand feed one of the wild dolphins under the supervision of the Dolphin Care team! Watch them as they grace the shores of Tangalooma Island Resort for their nightly feed, then join one of the local Eco Rangers to hand feed them some fish. And be sure to smile, as our photographers are there to capture your perfect day out!

 

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Classic Whale Watching Day Cruise takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can enjoy a short stop at Tangalooma Island Resort before venturing out into Moreton Bay to search for humpback whales. From the comfort of Australia’s largest, purpose built whale watching vessel, encounter these gentle giants up close and in their natural environment. Lunch is served on board. Enjoy another short stop at the resort - perfect for relaxing on the beach or grabbing an ice cream, before heading back to Brisbane.

 

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise with Dolphin Viewing

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise with Dolphin Viewing

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Dolphin Viewing Day Cruise with Whale Watching takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can enjoy a short stop at Tangalooma Island Resort before venturing out into Moreton Bay to search for humpback whales. From the comfort of Australia’s largest, purpose built whale watching vessel, get the chance to see these gentle giants in their natural environment. Lunch is served on board the 3 hour cruise. Then, enjoy the afternoon at Tangalooma Island Resort followed by the Dolphin Viewing Experience at dusk. From the vantage point of the jetty you can witness the arrival of the wild dolphins in their natural habitat. With presentations from the resident marine experts, what better way to cap off a jam-packed day!

 

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise with Dolphin Feeding

Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Day Cruise with Dolphin Feeding

Book TourDeparting from Brisbane, the Whale Watching Day Cruise with Dolphin Feeding takes you across the bay to Moreton Island, where you can enjoy a short stop at Tangalooma Island Resort before venturing out into Moreton Bay to search for humpback whales. From the comfort of Australia’s largest, purpose built whale watching vessel, encounter these gentle giants up close and in their natural environment. Lunch is served on board the 3-hour cruise. Then, enjoy the afternoon at Tangalooma Island Resort followed by the Dolphin Feeding Experience supervised by the Dolphin Care team at dusk - the highlight of any visit to Tangalooma! Watch them as they grace the shores of Tangalooma Island Resort for their nightly feed, then join one of the local Eco Rangers to hand feed them some fish.

 

Brisbane Guided Kayaking Tour on Tingalpa Creek

Brisbane Guided Kayaking Tour on Tingalpa Creek

Book Tour Tingalpa Creek is one of the best places for kayaking in the Redlands, therefore selected home for the Redlands Canoe Club
. The Creek flows along Brisbane’s south east boundary with Redland City Council.
The Waterway serves as important wildlife corridor on the city’s fringe, for example you can spot an assortment of birds such as Herons, Ibis Egrets.
The water catchment area covers 150
km² and is a great spot for fishing!
We are located just twenty kilometers from Brisbane CBD by car, or you can take a train trip to
Thorneside Railway Station, which is ~400m from the Boat Ramp.
Nearby amenities include toilets, a small Shopping Centre and some local Cafes.
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Meeting Location: Continue past Thorneside
Railway Station to end of Ferry Road
(Redlands Canoe Club Boat Ramp)