Congratulations on your engagement!
Celebrate your wedding day on board the Kookaburra Queens, beautiful vintage timber paddle wheelers located in the heart of Brisbane. Kookaburra Showboat cruises offer the most unique Brisbane wedding venue with stunning ever-changing scenery and an elegant backdrop with endless photographic opportunities.
For a truly memorable experience, our floating wedding venues will undoubtedly captivate your family and friends and make your wedding a day to treasure forever.
Our dedicated and professional team of on board chefs and wait staff provide an experience beyond comparison with a range of signature menus. Our choice of elegant cocktail menus, delectable buffets or silver service cuisine combined with our five-star service make Kookaburra Showboat Cruises the perfect wedding venue of the Brisbane River.
Sit back and relax while your very own experienced personal wedding coordinator plans your wedding ceremony or reception with the utmost care and attention to detail. Our team of experts consult with you to tailor make everything from your food, beverage and styling to your celebrant, photographer and cake.
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Hold your wedding ceremony to the backdrop of breathtaking views of Brisbane city. The observation deck offers spectacular views of the Story Bridge, the glittering cityscape and stunning sunsets.
Let our experienced wedding coordinator guide you through planning the perfect ceremony to say I do. We work with professional wedding stylists that consult with you and your wedding coordinator to plan your onsite or offsite ceremony.
Ceremonies on the Water
For lovers of the water, choose between one of our stunning open decks or one of the grand dining rooms for your wedding ceremony venue.
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Garden Ceremony Packages
Enjoy the best of both city and river by saying your I-dos in the Riverside City Botanic Gardens followed by an on-board reception with Kookaburra Showboat Cruises.
Whether it be an intimate family gathering for 20, or a lavish wedding for 350 guests, the Kookaburra Queens are the perfect reception venue for those with a love of the water. Starting from $105pp.
Enjoy a cocktail reception with delicious canapés and drinks served whilst taking in the stunning views. Select from Silver, Gold or Platinum menus.
Three Course Wedding
For a traditional reception enjoy canapés on arrival, a sumptuous three course meal served to your table. Select from Silver, Gold or Platinum menus.
ShowBoat’s buffet is prepared by experienced Chefs in the vessel’s own kitchen, using the freshest produce available. Select from Silver, Gold or Platinum buffet menus.
Transport your guests to a by-gone era with an elegant vintage inspired wedding reception. The authentic timber paddle wheelers provide the perfect backdrop for your dream vintage wedding.
Let our personal wedding coordinator take care of the finer details when it come to your dream day! The team at Kookaburra Queens are professionals when it comes to theming, entertainment and celebrating.
Your dedicated wedding planner offers the following complimentary services:
• Initial consultation and site inspection
• Personalised event proposal
• Unlimited telephone and email contact
• Final consultation 6-8 weeks prior to your wedding day
• Assistance with booking ceremony and reception styling, celebrant, photographer, entertainment wedding cake and accommodation
• Will attend and coordinate wedding until conclusion of ceremony
• Seating plan & Running order
• Menu and beverage recommendations
• Oversee set up and set down