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The Brisbane River

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 428 278 473
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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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“city cat” (536 reviews)
“both sides” (81 reviews)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 428 278 473
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Reviewed yesterday

Just take notice of your parking arrangements, have been caught in Park and Rides where one row designated 2 hours!

Thank JulieJulie88
Reviewed yesterday

Morning tea or an afternoon tea with lovely men to tell you where you are and what you are seeing and there is lots to see while travelling up the river. If you enjoy a sing a long you can join in with that too,...More

Thank ccvg66
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent the day on and off the River Cat visiting attractions . Having lunch , coffee and generally visiting the many attractions. Lovely day out.

Thank mitch1347
Reviewed 2 days ago

Free ferry service from Brisbane CBD, South Bank, to Sydney Road, New Farm is so convenient and a fantastic way to travel to top tourist sites.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Do you suffer from sore feet after walking around all day or have planter fasciitis, bunions or hammertoes? Bunions don’t just look bad, they can be painful. If you’re tired of dealing with bunions and foot pain, we’ll help..

Thank just b
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Busy waterway with several ferry services including the free red City Hopper ferry. Worth a ride on the ferry with a gentle breeze on early morning or early evening for sightseeing.

Thank mrkclaw
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well, in a way it is more attractive. It's a bigger river and flowing faster. And has regular ferry services so if you want to get on the water it is easy to do so. Brisbanes skyline is lovely too.

Thank ArtBaron
Reviewed 5 days ago

Brisbane exists along either side of this magnificent navigable river that holds so many stories and secrets. It is crossed by numerous bridges of all shapes and sizes.It is a must to explore.

Thank John R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is just beautiful! Different restaurants and coffee shops across the river. Even a park! Amazing! You just recharge you batteries and you're ready to go! 💃

Thank Ioana M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brisbane river is great, well done to Brisbane Council! Any spot has scenic views. River transport is everywhere, efficient and effective

Thank Sulifamily
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Are you aware, Matt P, that we've just had a cyclone and an enormous amount of rain in Queensland and Brisbane? You clearly aren't aware of such things, going on your extraordinarily uninformed post but it's the sad truth that flooding rain can and does flush soil down rivers, and lo and behold, that makes the water become brown and a bit on the nose for a while, Matt. By the way, here are a couple of capital letters for you, Matt: I, Y and a couple of commas and full stops for your future use: ' ' . . And last but not least, an apostrophe for you to use in your attempt at writing "can't": '. There it is, Matt. You did very poorly there , Matt, but good luck in your future pursuit of the English language. It's well beyond you now, but who knows what thirty years' diligent study may do for you?
7 May 2017|
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Is there parking along the river?
9 October 2015|
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Response from xtrafox | Reviewed this property |
the streets have parking meters excluding Queen St. the river is a long place depends where you want to go. Myers has a large car park station southside has various parks on road and parking stations. and the ferry takes... More
Hi Kellie, did you queue for the 100 marina passes or were you able to find another vantage point to view the fireworks from your boat? Thanks
26 September 2015|
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