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Address: Eagle Street Pier, 1 Eagle St., Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 3221 1300
08:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Glad we went but could have been better!

This was a birthday gift to my husband and we went with my 4 yr old son. It was a neat boat to be on but we found out once we were on that the air conditioning wasn't working... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
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67 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This was a birthday gift to my husband and we went with my 4 yr old son. It was a neat boat to be on but we found out once we were on that the air conditioning wasn't working. This was during one of the worst heat waves (and summers) that Brisbane had on record so I was not too... More 

Thank gypsy604
Eureka, California
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69 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Buffet-style food was chock full of choices - several kinds of meats and each one was delicious. The entertainment was very, very and most importantly not over-amplified like we often encounter. We were seated next to the dance floor and could still converse with our new friends at the next table. We purchased drink tokens before the cruise and our... More 

Thank Dub1955
Gold Coast, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This was the most terrible cruise I have ever been on. Paid around $750 for a family of 4 for the New Years Eve dinner cruise and to see the fireworks. 5 minutes before boarding we were advised there was no electricity upstairs where we were eating. Was advised we could leave and take another cruise at a later date... More 

1 Thank mhjosephs
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We were a party of 8 celebrating a 21st birthday . Sadly when you arrive to collect tickets you are confused by the drinks token board at point of sale . YOU DONT NEED TO BUY A PACKAGE . Just buy what you want on board. You do have to wait 30 minutes for drinks though. The food from the... More 

1 Thank Trish W
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The cruise along the Brisbane river was amazing, highly recommend that part of the event. The staff seemed disorganised and unfamiliar with products available. One staff member didnt even know who her supervisor was. The dress standard of the wait staff was shabby and lacked professionalism. One waitress was sporting a bandage on her upper arm concealing god knows what...perhaps... More 

1 Thank thejenster1
Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

16 of us boarded the vessel at 12.00 noon for a 12.30 departure. Cost $62 adult; $52 pensioner rate. Bought coupons for beverages at the ticket kiosk. 4 coupons for bottle of Merlot and 1 coupon for Crown Lager. Coupon worth $6.00 each so very reasonable on-board alcohol purchase. Lunch consisted of smorgasbord roast offering selection of salads/roast vegetables; roast... More 

1 Thank _maureenvanputten
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1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We went on a dinner cruise on Thursday 5th Jan, 2017. We enjoyed everything about the night, the food was delicious - my husband had the prawn cocktail and loved it, said the prawns were very fresh, I had a Thai chicken salad (i think) & it too was very fresh. We both had the chicken for mains, delicious and... More 

1 Thank Maree M
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Our good friend invited us (two other couples) to join them to celebrate the 60th birthday of her husband. She purchased the 'Silver Service' option. The combination of poor service (particularly from the bar, where we ended up fronting up to collect our order from 40 minutes before) and surly staff (the birthday cake we organised to be brought aboard... More 

1 Thank Mitchell1983
Brisbane, Australia
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62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I recently took the lunch time cruise with family members. Our cruise was aboard the Kookaburra Queen II. Firstly (and unfortunately), the day we booked our cruise for turned out to be a hot one, 34 degrees Celsius! Of course this is no fault of Kookaburra Cruises. However we were seated at the rear starboard side of the boat, with... More 

1 Thank karenY2830NP
Blenheim, New Zealand
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The meal and entertainment was great and good value for money. The boat is very old but well maintained. Whole experience is a must. The sites along the river are gorgeous. Easy place to find.

Thank Mavis29

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