3.5Hr Brisbane River Cruise & Lunch Tour

Perfect for those short on time and looking for a quick getaway – this cruise & lunch combo takes you on an epic journey along the iconic Brisbane River. This scenic voyage is followed by a delicious lunch at Breakfast Creek Hotel, which is only a short walk from Newstead Jetty.

Relax on the MV Neptune as it navigates along Brisbane River, taking you past the city’s major landmarks including Story Bridge, Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Powerhouse Museum, and other more. See the original Customs House, sitting proudly amongst the many high rises of Brisbane.

MV Neptune, with its timber-built architecture, an open upper deck, and an enclosed lower deck is perfect for sightseeing and relaxation. You can also check out the licensed bar on board to purchase snacks and drinks!

Discover the new developments lined along the riverfront and the transformation of historic architectures into modern day apartments and complexes. Click stunning photos of the million-dollar mansions! Your sightseeing tour will be complemented with an informative commentary to give you a much deeper insight into Brisbane and its many attractions. 

Get an exclusive chance to participate in the traditional ‘Spiking of the Keg’ and treat yourself to a sampling session of the popular ‘Beer of the wood’!

After cruising Brisbane River for about an hour, you will disembark at Newstead Jetty for an idyllic walk to Breakfast Creek Hotel. Enjoy your lunch here, surrounded by the rich heritage of the hotel which was built back in 1889. Board the MV Neptune one last time and cruise to South Bank.

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Departure Details

Departure Location Cultural Centre Pontoon, South Bank Parklands

  • Boards 10:15

  • Departs 10:30

  • Returns 14:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 3.5hr (approx) cruise to lunch tour on Brisbane River
  • Cruise on the MV Neptune, a boutique-style vessel with expansive decks to enjoy uninterrupted views
  • 90 min cruise on Brisbane River to enjoy views of the Story Bridge, Customs House, Powerhouse Museum etc
  • Captain’s informative & entertaining commentary about the river and its surrounds
  • Great photo Chance to indulge in the traditional ‘Spiking of the Keg’ & sampling of ‘Beer off the wood’
  • Delicious lunch at the iconic Breakfast Creek Hotel
  • Complimentary Devonshire tea to enjoy during your cruise
  • Free souvenir map with discount vouchers
  • Bar on board with snacks and drinks for purchase

Cruise Menu

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    from $89

  • Child 2 - 13 years

    from $55


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