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Kookaburra River Queens

) #825 of 3,538 Restaurants in Brisbane $$ - $$$ , Gluten Free Options
Waterfront Place 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3221 1300
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (12 reviews)
“dinner cruise” (36 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 21:00All hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waterfront Place 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Binel family boarded. It is not a speech impediment. It could be due to hearing impairment on the part of the booking agents. I did spell it out for them; Papa, India, November, Echo, Lima. Wasted effort. For our 40th wedding anniversary, we were...More

Thank Zorro5991
Reviewed 3 days ago

My mum booked this for her 50th birthday. We had spent $240 for 3 seafood platters. These platters weren't worth $20 they had about 4 prawns, 4 oysters and the rest fruit. They didn't bring them out until we could go up and get our...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very pleasant experience the only fault i have with it is we were all squashed in like sardines. The food was hot and replenished often, you were invited to go back for seconds. the cruise was very enjoyable seeing Brisbane from a...More

Thank mickysunshinecoast
Reviewed 1 week ago

While the entertainment was good we found the rest of the night poor quality for the cost. I purchased the romance package and the red wine we were given was vinegary. We asked to swap to a white, which the waitress kindly did, but it...More

Thank Mitchell1987
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our birthday dinner recently here. The staff we're all delightfully polite, could get used to being called mam and sir. Food was lovely, the entertainment was great. A suggestion would be possibly to have a little bit of commentary when we went past...More

Thank Brutulful
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I sailed with my family for my mothers birthday and my parents wedding anniversary. My father passed away 10 years ago and this was one of tvs last dinners they went to. There were 2 others having a birthday on the boat - including one...More

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given gift voucher to be used on the Kookaburra queen for Christmas and decided to have a night out with friends . Boarding was easy and organised, you are taken on board and seated at your table. Food was nice but not spectacular,...More

Thank Brett W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked the Show Boat for 18 guests.I was worried when i read the negative reviews. The staff and Food were amazing! The entertainment was great. the only issue we had was the first hour after boarding the wait for the first round of drinks were...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Highly over priced. We booked the jazz cruise. Couldn't hear the music. Paid about $60 extra for our own table and window seat. Don't. We were right next to other people and the view from the window was no better than any one else had....More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We went for the dinner cruise. Loved it. It was not a rushed affair. We had our entrée, then wandered outside for the views, then returned for our main and so on. The staff were attentive and the weather Gods were good to us.

Thank AustralianSharly
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What time is the Thursday lunch? Is the parking free or do you validate a parking ticket?
22 April 2017|
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Response from Norma N | Reviewed this property |
We attended on a Saturday night, unfortunately I know nothing about Thursday lunches, but there is public parking in the nearby area, but is quite expensive, we travelled from our hotel to the venue, this was quite... More
Where should we park for a Thursday lunch cruise and how much does it cost? One of your 'features' was validated parking... can you please explain further?
13 November 2016|
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Response from Kookaburra Q | Property representative |
Hi Melly, Thank you for your question. Wilson's Carpark at Eagle Street Pier is the closest car park to our boats. (45 Eagle Street, Brisbane). They offer a lunchtime special that you can book online through their... More
Is the Kookaburra River Queen wheelchair friendly
24 October 2016|
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Response from Kookaburra Q | Property representative |
Hi Chezza, We can accommodate wheelchairs up to 63cm only. This is due to the size of the gangway. You will need to advise staff of any mobility issues when booking i.e walking frames, wheelchairs or guide dogs and we will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 37 - USD 67
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront Place 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3221 1300
  • E-mail
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