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Address: Cultural Centre Pontoon, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Phone Number: 0412 749 426
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Description: Mirimar Cruises operates a daily Koala and River Cruise. The cruise is a...
Mirimar Cruises operates a daily Koala and River Cruise. The cruise is a memorable journey that travels up the Brisbane River to the world famous Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. This popular journey has been taking locals and visitors to Lone Pine for over 60 years and is the PERFECT way to get up close and personal with Australia’s cuddliest creatures while enjoying the sights of Brisbane’s most iconic attractions, ONLY accessible by boat.
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise
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What a nice experience

Booked the ride through Iventure with the Mirimar to the Lone Pine Sanctuary Left Brisbane at 10am and returned at 3pm Just a wonderful day with a lot of sightseeing along the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Booked the ride through Iventure with the Mirimar to the Lone Pine Sanctuary Left Brisbane at 10am and returned at 3pm Just a wonderful day with a lot of sightseeing along the river and in the Sanctuary Highly recommendable

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Booked online... So easy... Crew were friendly and relaxed... The commentary on the way was informative and interesting... A couple of hours at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary then back up the river. Was a great way to see the shores of the Brisbane River and a fun day out. Thank you very much.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I recently booked a cruise with Miramar Day Cruises and thoroughly enjoyed my time with them. The cruise departed promptly at 10am and we enjoyed a leisurely cruise up the river. As it was a bit chilly up on deck, I would recommend bringing a jacket at this time of year but the crew do kindly provide blankets. There was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Was visiting from Melbourne and was told that Lone Pine was a great place to go. Saw that Mirimar did a river cruise to the sanctuary and back. It was well priced and not too expensive. Crew were friendly, and they provided an excellent pre recorded commentary up river on the way to the sanctuary which provided a lot of... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Really great ride and crew. On your way to the sanctuary, they have an audio narrative (over speakers) that describes the different areas along the way, including some history. This time of year, if you're not in the sun or it's windy, it's really cool so a light jacket is needed. If you sit in the cabin, you're out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We loved our cruise to Lone Pine. We didn't book but arrived at the quay at 9.30 and had no trouble getting seats on the top deck. The crew were friendly and helpful. On the way there was a very informative commentary about the landmarks we were passing. It got chilly on the deck but the crew gave out blankets.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Nice day out, great and informative way to get to the Lone Pine Sanctuary. Boat was clean, staff was nice, food was good. Lovely way to see the river and surrounding area

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We really enjoyed our trip up to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary on Mirimar 2. The day was sunny and calm, and the boat journey took just over an hour. There were blankets if you got chilly, and food and drinks available for purchase on the boat. The commentary along the way was interesting, pointing out some historic landmarks and natural... More 

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Seward, Alaska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The cruise was on time both leaving and arriving to destinations. Commentary going out was nice but hard to hear. We sat in the very front of the boat and had a great river view but breezy. At Lone Pine it was a very nice koala sanctuary with wombats, kanagroos, and more. For two adults the trip was just right... More 

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MirimarCruises, Manager at Mirimar Day Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your journey with us. We love to hear how much you enjoyed our tour. Kind regards Debbie More 

Newent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Joined the Mirimar cruise as a good way to get to and from the Lone Pine Koala sanctuary. The boat leaves South Bank at 10am and returns by 3pm, leaving about 2.5 hours actually at Lone Pines. We boarded just after 9:30 and found a couple of good seats on the top deck. The boat departed at around 10:10, and... More 

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MirimarCruises, Owner at Mirimar Day Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Its great to hear you enjoyed your cruise with us. I would like to add that if you plan your time in the park you actually can see a few of the shows. The Koala Presentation at 12pm, the Bird of Prey Flight show at 12.30pm, the Sheep Dog and Sheep Shearing show at 1pm.... More 

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Address: Cultural Centre Pontoon, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Phone Number: 0412 749 426
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Greater Brisbane  >  Brisbane

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