Brisbane City Sightseeing and Lone Pine Cruise departing Gold Coast

Gold Coast, Queensland

Take in the sights of the city on this Brisbane City tour with a river cruise and entry into the famous Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

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Discover Queensland’s capital city, Brisbane on this guided tour through South Bank Parklands, the Brisbane River and Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. The Brisbane tour begins with a guided walk through the South Bank Parklands and Cultural Precinct featuring the famous city beach.

You’ll then join a relaxing Brisbane river cruise travelling past the city skyline onto Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. The native wildlife park is home to a huge array of wildlife and the largest collection of koalas. Guests will have four hours to enjoy all the interactive animal shows, see the wildlife and cuddle a koala. The final stop of the day will see you visit Mount Cootha Lookout with spectacular views of Brisbane as the tours comes to an end.


  • This tour is currently unavailable


  • Return coach transfers from selected Brisbane hotels
  • Guided tour of Brisbane City sights
  • Guided walk at Southbank Parklands
  • 1 hour 15 minute river cruise with commentary
  • Entry into Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • Scenic city and Moreton Bay views from Mt Coot-tha Lookout


  • Lunch


  • 6.50am – Depart from Gold Coast Hotel
  • 8.20am – Depart from Brisbane Hotel
  • 9am – Brisbane City Sights
  • 9.45am – Arrive in Southbank, stroll through Southbank Parklands
  • 10am – River Cruise from Southbank to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • 11.15am – Arrive at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • 3.15pm – Depart Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • 3.45pm – Arrive at Mount Coot-tha
  • 4.30pm – Depart Mount Coot-tha
  • 5pm – Return to Brisbane Hotel
  • 6.30pm – Return to Gold Coast Hotel


  • Explore the historical sights of Brisbane City with a trained guide
  • Enjoy a relaxing stroll through Southbank Parklands
  • See Brisbane City from the water aboard a comfortable cruise boat
  • Marvel at the scenic views of Brisbane City and Moreton Bay from Mt Coo-tha Lookout
  • Visit Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, the world’s oldest and largest koala sanctuary
  • See koalas, kangaroos, Tasmanian devils, wombats, echidnas, reptiles and the only platypus in captivity


  • Tours depart Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday at 6.50am and return at 6.30pm

Hotel Pickup

  • A complimentary hotel-pick up is included in this day tour. At the time of booking, please select your preferred pick up point and departure time. Please ensure you are waiting 5 minutes prior at your designated pick-up location

What To Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Water

Additional Information

  • Low/moderate level of fitness required
  • Pick-up times may vary by 10 minutes depending on traffic

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! – Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements


Gold Coast, Queensland

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