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“everchanging scenery as you motor along this meandering river steeped in history”
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The Brisbane River
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Saturday Night Brisbane Kayak Tour with Optional BBQ Dinner
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Brisbane River Stand-Up Paddleboarding
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Brisbane River Dinner Cruise
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Owner description: The Brisbane River is perfect for adventure, leisure and recreation. Go kayaking, stand up paddleboarding or take a trip on a City Cat. Celebrate the Brisbane River at a Riverfire function or just have a picnic in the riverside parkland. The Kangaroo Point Cliffs are a great vantage point to see the Brisbane River, or go rock climbing or abseiling with Riverlife Adventure Centre. Try Story Bridge Adventure climb, cycle, rollerblade or go for a jog. Dance with the local aboriginal tribe, Mirrabooka or visit South Bank. However you look at it you can't visit Brisbane without experiencing the River. Then cruise out to Tangalooma Island Resort for a must do experience. Enjoy!
Reviewed November 27, 2013

If only the river could talk. The best way to explore is on a city cat to see everything. Tours will give you more information on the history of the river. Read about it in the library. I have survived 2 floods of the Brisbane River. The scenery along the riverbanks is constantly evolving.

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Reviewed November 26, 2013

A beautiful way to access some of the prime parklands and recreational areas in Brisbane. You can fill a day by hopping on and off the Citycat to explore, or cycle both banks crossing over to make a circuit of it, or run. Also excellent location to view some of Brisbanes prime real estate.

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Reviewed November 26, 2013

Day tickets allow hop-on hop-off touring with beautiful views of the city and riverside suburbs with air-conditioned inside or close open deck outside viewing which is great for photos. Best on a sunny or partial cloud day but not a rainy day. Extraordinarily cheap touring with access to great stops like the SOuthbank Parklands etc.

Thank Darryl C
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Reviewed November 26, 2013

The Brisbane River is the heart of Brisbane and with its bends and contours flows past many suburbs all with their own identity. It is infinitely better than Melbourne's Yarra and in addition to the tourists is a major commuting artery for tens of thousands of Brisbanites. The best way to view Brisbane is to do the City Cat trip from The Riverside Centre up river to University of Queensland and down river to Bretts Wharf with stop offs for walks in parks, drinks and lunch

Thank David A
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Reviewed November 25, 2013 via mobile

Takes forever to go up and down..cant see the bottom...heaps of floating stuff...never clean...smells...and nothing to look at

Thank Teri G
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