Please enable cookies in your browser to place a booking

how do I enable cookies?

25/06/21 — 27/06/21 25/06/21 — 29/06/21 25/06/21 — 1/07/21 or
Fri 25 Jun Sat 26 Jun Sun 27 Jun Mon 28 Jun Tue 29 Jun Wed 30 Jun Thu 1 Jul
90min Sightseeing Cruise - MORNING 10.30am × Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available
90min Sightseeing Cruise - MORNING 10.30am

90min Sightseeing Cruise - MORNING 10.30am

One of the best ways to explore Brisbane is with a morning sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River. Sit back and relax as you cruise along the waterways of Brisbane taking in the sights while enjoying the informative commentary.

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 is the original and best sightseeing cruise on the Brisbane River. During the 1 1/2  hour guided tour, you will be entertained by the informative commentary while taking advantage of the fantastic photo opportunities as we cruise past Brisbane’s most iconic sights including the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, City Centre and the Story Bridge. You will see, we’re not called the RIVER CITY for nothing. The convenient departure location is a short walk from Brisbane’s CBD and the duration of the cruise allows plenty of time for other sightseeing activities or shopping. 


INCLUSIONS

  • 1 1/2 hour sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River to Breakfast Creek
  • Informative commentary about the history and future of Brisbane
  • Complimentary Souvenir Map
  • Devonshire Tea
HIGHLIGHTS
  • South Bank Parklands
  • Kangaroo Point
  • Story Bridge
  • New Farm Park
  • Brisbane riverside homes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Our boutique style vessel - MV Neptune - can carry up to 80 guests
  • The upstairs area has a fully covered deck allowing for unrestricted views of the passing scenery
  • The indoor area has seating for 42 guests
  • Coffee shop serving light lunches, refreshments, Licensed Bar and bathroom facilities onboard

  • Duration : 90 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $29.00

Enter Number of Passengers *

Choose a Time *

3.5hr CRUISE TO LUNCH PACKAGE 10.30am × Book Now Available Book Now Available SOLD OUT Book Now Available Book Now Available SOLD OUT
3.5hr CRUISE TO LUNCH PACKAGE 10.30am

3.5hr CRUISE TO LUNCH PACKAGE 10.30am

The CRUISE TO LUNCH package will let you spend the day with two popular Brisbane identities - River City Cruise and the Breakfast Creek Hotel.

Aboard the boat, the sights will be accompanied by an informative commentary abut the region as well as a morning tea to satisfy your on board cravings.  The morning cruise will last for 45 minutes until you reach your port of call - the Breakfast Creek Hotel.


The Breakfast Creek Hotel is a popular hotspot for locals and tourists alike and after a short walk from the landing dock, it is where you can enjoy a delicious meal. Plating up a range of dishes such as Rump steak, Panko Calamari and Caesar salad, it will be hard to leave the Hotel with a rumbling stomach. From here, you will once again board the MV Neptune to cruise back to the dock at South Bank within the luscious Parklands.


INTINERARY

  • 10.30am - depart Cultural Centre Pontoon on the river right in front of the Cultural Centre and Library. Informative commentary about the history and future of Brisbane. Includes Souvenir Map and morning tea
  • 11.15am - 5 minute walk to Breakfast Creek Hotel to enjoy a set menu lunch
  • 1.15pm - Reboard the boat to enjoy a return cruise back to South Bank Parklands 
  • 2.00pm - Arrive Cultural Centre South Bank.
HIGHLIGHTS
  • South Bank Parklands
  • Kangaroo Point Cliffs
  • Story Bridge
  • New Farm Park
  • Brisbane riverside homes
  • Lunch at the Breakfast Creek Hotel; arguably the most famous watering hole in Queensland. Sample lunch selections (subject to change) Lunch rump, Panko calamari, Mushroom and Quinoa Croquette, Beer Battered Flathead, Chicken Caesar Salad
If you're chasing a day on the water that incorporates all of Brisbane's best sights then the Cruise to Lunch package with River City Cruises is your go-to experience.

  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $65.00

Enter Number of Passengers *

Choose a Time *

90min Cruise with SOUTH BANK COMBO PASS 10.30am × Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available
90min Cruise with SOUTH BANK COMBO PASS 10.30am

90min Cruise with SOUTH BANK COMBO PASS 10.30am

Three of Brisbane’s most notable operators have joined forces to create the “South Bank Combo Pass”.

The Pass is a great day out at South Bank and includes the Morning Cruise with River City Cruises, a private gondola ride on The Wheel of Brisbane and lunch and beverage at the Plough Inn Tavern.  Perfect idea for a gift or get the work team together for a day out of the office.  


Your day will start with leisurely river tour where you  will hear all about Brisbane including morning tea.  The cruise departs at 10.30am and returns back to South Bank at 12.00pm. The departure point is the Cultural Centre Pontoon.

From here, you can either ride the Wheel of Brisbane and then enjoy lunch at the Plough Inn Tavern or vice versa.  Vouchers need to be used on the day of purchase. Lunch at the Breakfast Creek Hotel is a set menu and includes a complimentary beverage.


River City Combo Pass Menu



 



BEER BATTERED BARRAMUNDI



Served with beer battered
fries, orange & citrus salad and house made tartare sauce & fresh lemon



 



LEMON PEPPER CALAMARI



Cos, orange, Spanish
onion, roasted pepper, toasted almond flakes, kipfler chips & lemon aioli



 



STEAK SANDWICH



Beef rib fillet,
caramelised onion, Swiss cheese, tomato, bourbon mustard sauce & lettuce w/
beer battered fries



 



BACON & CHEESE ANGUS BURGER



Sous vide Angus beef
burger, Jack cheese, fresh tomato, lettuce, dill pickles & real tomato
ketchup w/ beer battered fries



 



CRISPY CHICKEN & BACON BURGER



Crumbed chicken breast,
bacon, Swiss cheese, Plough Inn’s secret sauce & lettuce w/ beer battered
fries



 



VEG OUT BURGER (v)



Beetroot & quinoa
Pattie, caramelised onion, rocket & guacamole. served w/ beer battered fries



 



BEETROOT, TOMATO & PERSIAN FETA SALAD (v)



Under garlic toast with
aged balsamic & salsa Verde



 



MUSHROOM PAPPARDELLE PASTA (v)



With semi dried tomato, spinach, & lemon garlic butter.

Menu may change without notice.


  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $70.00

Enter Number of Participants *

Choose a Time *

2hr Sightseeing Cruise- Departs Newstead Jetty 11.15am × Book Now Available Book Now Available × Book Now Available Book Now Available ×
2hr Sightseeing Cruise- Departs Newstead Jetty 11.15am

2hr Sightseeing Cruise- Departs Newstead Jetty 11.15am

One of the best ways to explore Brisbane is with a morning sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River. Sit back and relax as you cruise along the waterways of Brisbane taking in the sights while enjoying the informative commentary.

This cruise departs from Newstead Jetty at 11.15am and returns at 1.15pm. There is a 20min layover at Southbank . 

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 is the original and best sightseeing cruise on the Brisbane River. During the 2 hour guided tour, you will be entertained by the informative commentary while taking advantage of the fantastic photo opportunities as we cruise past Brisbane’s most iconic sights including the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, City Centre and the Story Bridge. You will see, we’re not called the RIVER CITY for nothing.  


INCLUSIONS

  • 2 hour sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River from Breakfast Creek (Newstead) to Southbank and return.
  • Informative commentary about the history and future of Brisbane
  • Complimentary Souvenir Map
  • Devonshire Tea
HIGHLIGHTS
  • South Bank Parklands
  • Kangaroo Point
  • Story Bridge
  • New Farm Park
  • Brisbane riverside homes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Our boutique style vessel - MV Neptune - can carry up to 80 guests
  • The upstairs area has a fully covered deck allowing for unrestricted views of the passing scenery
  • The indoor area has seating for 42 guests
  • Coffee shop serving light lunches, refreshments, Licensed Bar and bathroom facilities onboard

  • Duration : 120 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $29.00

Enter Number of Participants *

Choose a Time *

90min Sightseeing Cruise - Midday 12.30pm × Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available Book Now Available
90min Sightseeing Cruise - Midday 12.30pm

90min Sightseeing Cruise - Midday 12.30pm

One of the best ways to explore Brisbane is with an afternoon sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River. Sit back and relax as you cruise along the waterways of Brisbane taking in the sights while enjoying the informative commentary.

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 is the original and best sightseeing cruise on the Brisbane River. During the 1 1/2  hour guided tour, you will be entertained by the informative commentary while taking advantage of the fantastic photo opportunities as we cruise past Brisbane’s most iconic sights including the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, City Centre and the Story Bridge. You will see, we’re not called the RIVER CITY for nothing. The convenient departure location is a short walk from Brisbane’s CBD and the duration of the cruise allows plenty of time for other sightseeing activities or shopping. 


INCLUSIONS

  • 1 1/2 hour sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River to Breakfast Creek
  • Informative commentary about the history and future of Brisbane
  • Complimentary Souvenir Map

  • HIGHLIGHTS
  • South Bank Parklands
  • Kangaroo Point
  • Story Bridge
  • New Farm Park
  • Brisbane riverside homes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Our boutique style vessel - MV Neptune - can carry up to 80 guests
  • The upstairs area has a fully covered deck allowing for unrestricted views of the passing scenery
  • The indoor area has seating for 42 guests
  • Coffee shop serving light lunches, refreshments, Licensed Bar and bathroom facilities onboard

  • Duration : 90 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $29.00

Enter Number of Passengers *

Choose a Time *

90min Sunset River Cruise 6.00pm × Book Now Available × × × × ×
90min Sunset River Cruise 6.00pm

90min Sunset River Cruise 6.00pm

Scenic 1.5hr cruise down the Brisbane River. Enjoy the views and the beautiful city lights of Kangaroo Point Cliffs, the City Skyline and the Bridges.. Indulge in a glass of wine or a cold beer as city life wanders by.

This 1.5 hour scenic cruise on the Brisbane River provides the perfect backdrop for a few cold drinks as you sail by historic landmarks. Enjoy the reflections of the city lights on the waters of the river as you sip your wine or cold beer and relax after the rigours of the day. See historic sights like the Storey Bridge and The Powerhouse lit up at night.

  • Duration : 90 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $35.00

Enter Number of Participants *

Choose a Time *

1.15pm Pickup Newstead Park to Southbank -One way × × × × × × ×
1.15pm Pickup Newstead Park to Southbank -One way

1.15pm Pickup Newstead Park to Southbank -One way

This cruise departs from Newstead Jetty at 1.15pm and cruises 45mins upstream to Southbank Parklands. This is a one-way cruise. Arrival at Southbank is at 2.00pm.

This cruise departs from Newstead Jetty at 1.15pm and cruises 45mins upstream to Southbank Parklands. This is a one-way cruise. Arrival at Southbank is at 2.00pm.

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 is the original and best sightseeing cruise on the Brisbane River. During the 2 hour guided tour, you will be entertained by the informative commentary while taking advantage of the fantastic photo opportunities as we cruise past Brisbane’s most iconic sights including the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, City Centre and the Story Bridge. You will see, we’re not called the RIVER CITY for nothing.  


INCLUSIONS

  • 45min sightseeing cruise along the Brisbane River from Breakfast Creek (Newstead) to Southbank.
  • Informative commentary about the history and future of Brisbane
  • Complimentary Souvenir Map
  • Devonshire Tea
HIGHLIGHTS
  • South Bank Parklands
  • Kangaroo Point
  • Story Bridge
  • New Farm Park
  • Brisbane riverside homes
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Our boutique style vessel - MV Neptune - can carry up to 80 guests
  • The upstairs area has a fully covered deck allowing for unrestricted views of the passing scenery
  • The indoor area has seating for 42 guests
  • Coffee shop serving light lunches, refreshments, Licensed Bar and bathroom facilities.

  • Duration : 45 Minutes (approx.)
From AUD $20.00

Enter Number of Participants *

Choose a Time *