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CityCat Ferry

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Address: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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+61 7 3403 8888
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Affordable and quick travel

We used the catamaran for travelling from North bank kangaroo point to south Bank ferris wheel, it's easy quick, you need a pass, you need to clock in and out too.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Jacqueline C
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Suffolk
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Suffolk
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392 reviews
163 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We used the catamaran for travelling from North bank kangaroo point to south Bank ferris wheel, it's easy quick, you need a pass, you need to clock in and out too.

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Thank Jacqueline C
Moree, Australia
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have been coming to brisbane for the last five years staying at Southbank and find the river cats a great way to get around. If you have time it is nice just to go for a cruise up or down the river.

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Brisbane
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201 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A City Cat trip up and down the Brisbane River gives a good view of the city. Not expensive, and very calm.

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Thank ortho85
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The CityCats are an excellent way to get around Brisbane's river stops. They are fast, smooth, cheap and pretty frequent. Not only will they get you to where you need to go, but there's some beautiful city scenery along the way if you're passing through the CBD. The little ones will love it!

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Thank Dean-BNE
Summerland Bc
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62 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We purchased a two zone ticket which allowed us to ride the ferry for two plus hours enjoying the sites.

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Thank Whynemaker
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Quick and easy access to the city all along the Brisbane river. It's enjoyable too. I use them all the time, whenever possible. Need to get a Go card

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Wollongong, Australia
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109 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were staying in Southbank and decided to catch up with my brother in law and his family (2 girls, 1 boy 2-10). He thought we should take the Cat over to the New Farm Park. The Cat was clean, safe, fast, on time, I really have nothing critical to say about it of its service. The staff were friendly,... More 

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Thank CharletteHay
Brisbane, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I often have friends and family staying in Brisbane for a few days. This is a great way to see the city. My favourite excursion is to drop my visitors at the ferry terminal opposite the Coronation Hotel and let them cruise down river, past GoMA , Southbank and the Story Bridge. Finally getting off at the Brunswick Street terminal.I... More 

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Thank 10lkbarnes
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I use this to show my visitor around it is a great couple of hours to see Brisbane city from the river and many stop that have other attractions. Great way to get around. If you get your self and your travelling mates a Go Card which is good for most transport ie rail, bus and ferry in Brisbane (from... More 

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Thank coverbeck9
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Simply the best (and most comfortable) way for an overview of beautiful Brisbane, both sides of the River. For only a few dollars jump on/off one of the bright speedy Brisbane-themed Cats, with stops at all the best attractions. Ride it to UQ St Lucia terminus to admire the stunning architecture and superb river setting. Southbank Parklands and QUT Gardens... More 

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