5Hr Round-Trip Mirimar Cruise To Lone Pine Sanctuary - Entry Included

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If you’re looking for the perfect alternative to theme parks and amusement rides, the popular Mirimar cruise with Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary visit is the best option! Bring the entire family out for an exciting day among Australia’s friendliest creatures, after enjoying the sights and sounds of Brisbane’s incredible waterfront suburbs.

A ‘must-do’ experience in Brisbane and a crowd-favourite among the locals –  Mirimar cruises have been taking guests to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary for over 70 years!

Cruise to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary on a scenic cruise along Brisbane River. During your hour-long journey, you’ll cruise past some of the city’s most fascinating riverside suburbs, million-dollar mansions, and other sights and sounds which are accessible only by a boat!

At Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, see over 130 koala bears, along with the Eastern Water Dragons and gigantic lizards that stroll the sanctuary. Watch the stunning birds of prey show, indulge in an authentic Australian sheep dog show, and of course, hand-feed some of Australia’s famous residents like kangaroos or emus. You can also enter the Platypus House where you can get a chance to spy on the ever-elusive duck-billed platypus!

Combining memorable animal interactions with incredible riverside sightseeing, this Mirimar cruise from Brisbane is one of the go-to experiences for families – book your seats today!

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Departure Details

Departure Location Cultural Centre Pontoon, Southbank Boardwalk, Travelex, South Brisbane

  • Boards 08:45

  • Departs 09:00

  • Returns 14:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 5hr Brisbane River cruise and Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary visit
  • Entry ticket to Koala Sanctuary included (‘Hold a koala’ experience can be bought at Lone Pine)
  • Informative commentary as you glide past green suburbs, skyscrapers and riverside mansions
  • Spend 3 hours exploring the famous Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
  • See over 130 koalas, watch amazing birds of prey & other friendly wildlife
  • Cafe on board to purchase homemade morning teas, lunch & snacks

Cruise Menu

Additional Information

- There are 28 stairs to climb from the boat to the entry gates at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
- Wildlife experiences to be purchased separately. The popular ‘Hold a Koala’, which includes a cuddle photo as well, has to be purchased separately. 

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    Save $5

    from $105 $110

  • Child 3-13 years

    from $65


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