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River 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...more
Southbank Parklands Jetty A, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 428 278 473
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A gray way to spend the morning learning a little about Brisbane river history. Morning tea was very light and tailored towards adults (scones with jam and cream and hot tea and coffee) there were no options for children so I would advise bringing other...More

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

STAFF: Very friendly and helpful, great commentary from the captain, very interesting to learn about the history of the areas and buildings are the river. FOOD: Meals were very fresh, and tasted great, and were very reasonably priced, the most expensive being $8 (at the...More

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This team is exceptionally well organized. They provide a great informative commentary and a delicious, plentiful morning tea. Our international group really appreciated this tour and we would highly recommend it to all visitors to Brisbane.

Thank HelgaB1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently enjoyed a fabulous cruise to lunch. Staff were excellent. Morning tea was scrummy. Lunch option at pub was great. Highly recommended. Great value trip.

Thank effffff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the 10.30am cruise and alighted at Newstead at 11.15am and went to lunch at Breakfast Creek Hotel wonderful, and then rejoined cruise at 1.15pm. The cruise was delightful, staff excellent, morning tea was provided consisting of scones, with jam and cream plus tea...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A slow pace cruising along the river enjoying an onboard devonshire tea. The commentary of the history of the brisbane area and the river was most entertaining and informative. Comfy chairs and plenty of space to move around on the boat. Highly recomended over the...More

Thank Karrin l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A trip not to be missed full of the history of the Brisbane River. The cruise was well attended with an upper and lower decks, very clean and well looked after. The staff and captain were friendly and helpful

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visit Brisbane you must do the river cruise. Full of interesting information about the important events in Brisbane's history. The cruise boat was clean and the narrator was well informed and pointed out every focal point. A welcome drink and cream scone went...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and i took this for something different to do in brisbane and weren't disappointed from the information on the boat to the friendly and welcoming staff ,and the amazing lunch it was a great day

Thank Crystal R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well organised friendly staff the coffee & scones were great very relaxing tour and informative if you are looking to relax and take in the sites of Brisbane then I would recommend you to do the tour.

Thank Stuart T
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Wendy P
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Bianca G | Reviewed this property |
Yes she can bring her walker but she would need to be able to walk down a couple of steps to be able to sit down for the cruise.
September 27, 2017|
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Response from Lesley M | Reviewed this property |
I agree with earlier reply. The person doing the commentary had plenty of interesting information to impart both there and back. But it is a relaxing option. We had had a busy few days so were only to pleased to take it a... More
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Catherine S | Reviewed this property |
About 12 noon. If you hop off for lunch, if they get my message to inform their travellers to hop off for lunch, they are supposed to pick you up at 1.15 and return you to Southbank by 2.00 pm. Hope that helps. Catherine.