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Thank you, Brisbane

This little ferry service is provided free-of-charge, enabling anyone to have a little cruise along... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Great way to get around...for free!

A great way for tourists to get around the very centre bit of Brisbane and see the sights ...for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This little ferry service is provided free-of-charge, enabling anyone to have a little cruise along the Brisbane River.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A great way for tourists to get around the very centre bit of Brisbane and see the sights ...for free. Excellent if for one reason of another you don’t want or don’t need a GO card (the CityCat needs a GO card/payment and isn’t cheap)....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great way to get a free cruise on the Brisbane river. It travels along the river to various stops such as Eagle Street Pier, the Botanic gardens and Southbank.

Thank JoyB2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was surprised when hotel receptionist told me about this. I used it each day and got me everywhere I needed to go around the city highlights without having to pay for transport. Staying at Kangaroo Point was no issue with this service. Met some...More

2  Thank Jo W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to soak in the Brisbane view. It is a free service with a smile. You can hop-on , hop-off as you wish and the frequency is very convenient.

Thank AkhileshM9800
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service stayed on for the full loop well worth a trip on this free service can get some great photos from the river on the boat

1  Thank Matt I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic free service, great way for a family to see another side of Brisbane. Safe vessel, friendly staff and free.

1  Thank aimsta8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Husband and I took our g/daughter to South Bank during her school holidays . After spending some time looking around , we headed to the jetty to go on the City Hopper ,cross river ferry . This is a free service !! We could have...More

1  Thank susy1Brisbane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to see up and down the river, and didn’t cost a cent. Could get off where ever you wanted and hop back on whenever you wanted. Well done

Thank debbiefipad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great FREE ferry. Best early morning on weekdays if you prefer less people. Some lovely drivers, some surly ones. It is a pity most passengers have no idea of the concept of queuing. More info is needed at the stops because tourists have no idea....More

Thank Benita D
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17 September 2018|
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Response from lellydw | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does, there are free ferry plus thepay ones.
7 August 2018|
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Response from Jenny1960_11 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how you get from Surfer's Paradise to Brisbane. I would allow a full day to allow getting the light rail from Florida Gardens stop to Helensvale. You need to swap to the train heading to Brisbane. Get off at... More
Alexis C
20 June 2018|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Hope its not too late for a reply. A full round trip will take about 90 mins. Keep in mind it is a straight line from one end, stopping all stops to the other end. It then returns stopping at all the same stops on... More