Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Recently voted one of the ‘Top 10 Zoos in the World” by AOL, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane, Australia, is the world’s first and largest koala sanctuary, with over 130 koalas. Their motto “The earth is not only for humans”

Visit www.koala.net to find out more about Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

Daily cruises to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

This popular Brisbane river cruise has been taking locals and visitors to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary for over 70 years and is a “must do” experience while in Brisbane. Our Koala and River Cruise is the PERFECT way to get up close and personal with Australia’s cuddliest creatures while enjoying the sights and sounds of Brisbane’s most attractive waterfront suburbs, ONLY accessible by boat.

Here’s what to expect on your Koala and River Cruise…

  • Convenient departure point — right in the heart of the city!
  • Ultra modern cruise boat complete with onboard catering.
  • An entertaining narrated journey — the Captain will AMAZE you with his intimate knowledge - of all things Brisbane!
  • Come face to face with a unique inner-city colony of fruit bats hidden among the mangroves.
  • See breathtaking modern mansions and historic Queenslander homes, along Brisbane’s sought after riverfront.
  • 2.5 hours to spend exploring Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary where you can hand feed kangaroos and emus, experience an authentic Australian sheep dog and sheep shearing show, spy on a shy platypus swimming, see the amazing birds of prey. Yes… and have photos taken cuddling a koala!

Great times and great memories await you….. So what are you waiting for? Book your Koala and River Cruise today!

Please note, you will be taken to a secure external site to purchase your tickets. Tickets can also be purchased when boarding the Mirimar.

Prices for the Koala & River Cruise

Price includes round trip cruise and entry into the Park.
Australian seniors, pensioners, students only
Children (ages 3 — 13)$40
Family (2 Adults and up to 3 children)$200

One way cruise is also available. Price does not include return trip or entry into the Park. Return to the City from this tour is at you own convenience by bus or taxi.

Adults $29.00 / Concession $27.00 /
Child $16.00 / Family $85.00

Schedule of times

Every day except Chistmas Day and ANZAC Day.

Departs Cultural Centre Pontoon10.00am
Arrive Lone Pine11.15am
Depart Lone Pine1.45pm
Arrive Cultural Centre Pontoon3.00pm