Brisbane River, Moreton Bay & Gold Coast Cruises

Welcome to Brisbane Cruises. For a fantastic boat cruise in Brisbane or the Gold Coast, choose from our selection of fine vessels. Join us for one of our scheduled cruises, special event cruises or organise a spectacular function that every guest will remember.

Birthday parties, Weddings or staff functions let our lovely staff at Brisbane Cruises take the hassle out of organising and enjoy your function oboard.

Operating since 1987 making us the longest running family business on the Brisbane river, you can rest assured that your requirements will be more than satisfied. 

RIVERFIRE SKYSHOW EXTRAVGANZA Saturday 27 September 2014, avoid the crouds at Southbank come celebrate this special Fireworks display on the Brisbane river. Includes Buffet Dinner, basic drinks package, variety of deserts tea and coffee. Departs Newstead Park 4.00 pm $135 Adult, $70 children and return Newstead Park 9.00pm. BOOK NOW TO SECURE YOUR CRUISE.

BRISBANE to GOLD COAST Day Cruise aboard the MV Lady Brisbane depart 9 from Hamilton, sit back and enjoy meals and commentary. $80.00 per Adults (return coach included)

GOLD COAST to BRISBANE Day Cruise depart 9 am from Marina Mirage. $95.00 per adult ( return coach included )           

BAY OF ISLANDS - MV LADY BRISBANE Sunday's 27/4, 25/5, 22/6 2014.
Depart Hamilton 9 am return 4.15 pm aboard MV lady Brisbane.  Morning and Afternoon teas and BBQ lunch served as we sail around Moreton Bay. (Optional day tour of St Helena Island). Adults $65 Children $45.    

Tangalooma: Beach Games, Snorkeling, Dolphin watching and BBQ $89 per adult. Morning  and Afternoon teas and BBQ lunch included.   

Click on Upcoming Trips for more information and available dates.  


Explore the magnificent Moreton Bay Marine Park. Choose from either a BBQ lunch on North Stradbroke or BYO lunch for a tour of St. Helena Island Penal Settlement.
$65 Adults $40 Children. Optional guided walking tour of St Helena Island (BYO picnic lunch and drinks)

SPECIAL EVENTS if you are planning a special event on the Brisbane River, Moreton Bay or Gold Coast, then please contact our friendly function co-ordinators. Your wish is our command, and we will be more than happy to accommodate all your cruising requirements.

Kookaburra River Queens 1 and 2 are also owned and operated by Brisbane Cruises. The authentic paddlewheelers and Brisbane icons, offer lunch and dinner cruises, special events and private functions. Contact the Kookaburra River Queens office direct on 07 3221 1300 or visit

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