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RIVERFIRE 2018

Riverfire Event

Saturday, 29th September 2018

Join us on the Brisbane River this September for Riverfire 2018 and experience the amazing sights! As the skies come alive with vibrant colour and fire, indulge in a stylish night out with a delicious seasonal & seafood buffet, and live music on board Kookaburra Showboat Cruise’s 2018 Riverfire Event.

Riverfire on Kookaburra Queen I

A Riverfire ticket offers allocated seating, either on the main deck or upper deck areas of Kookaburra Queen I. Enjoy a delicious Seasonal Contemporary Buffet with seafood, take in the spectacular views and enjoy live entertainment performed throughout the cruise.

The “Rooftop package” offers exclusive use of the open air rooftop deck with panoramic views on board Kookaburra Queen I. With a maximum capacity of only 30 guests (plus the captain), this truly is the best seat in the house. Rooftop guests receive gourmet fingerfood, amazing views, plus free sparkling, Great Northern, Hahn Premium Light, juice and soft drink.

Riverfire Tickets on Kookaburra Queen I
• Access to the main deck or upper deck areas
• Seasonal Contemporary buffet with seafood
• Includes sparkling, great northern, Hahn premium light and soft drink.
• Allocated seating

The Rooftop
• Exclusive use of the roof top deck on Kookaburra Queen I (only 30 tickets available)
• Gourmet finger food
• Includes sparkling, great northern, Hahn premium light and soft drink.

Riverfire tickets $199 pp
Child (4-12 years) $99
Infants (0-3 years) Free*

Rooftop Package $299 pp

*one free infant per paying adult. Please note this cruise will feature loud and/or unsettling noises from the Jets that fly over during the show. It is not recommended for young children.

Drinks

6 Beverage Tokens $45
6 standard drinks of your choice

10 Beverage Tokens $70
10 standard drinks of your choice

1 Token = 1 Drink, 2 Tokens = 1 Cocktail

View the wine & beverage list >

Cancellation insurance $5 per person
Cancellation Insurance entitles you to a refund of your ticket price (minus 20% administration fee) if you need to cancel anytime in the lead up to your cruise (not including the $5pp cancellation insurance cost). Please note Cancellation Insurance must be purchased by every person in your booking (except for free of charge tickets for example, infants). For example, if 4 adults were booked, 4 cancellation insurance options must be purchased.

Boarding 3:00pm
Departing 4:00pm
Returning 8.30pm

Times to be confirmed

Sample Buffet on Main & Upper Decks

Fresh local prawns, fresh lemon, dipping sauce (G) (L)
Marinated ½ shell N.Z Green Lip mussels (G) (L)
Baker’s sourdough bread, churned butter
Slow-cooked Angus beef, champignon, house gravy (G) (H)
12-hour confit pork, fresh apple, cider jus (G) (L)
Roasted chicken Marbella, olives, capers, prunes, fresh herbs (G) (L) (H)
Oven-baked local cod, lemon hollandaise sauce (G) (H)
Penne pasta, creamy mushroom fricassee, parmesan (V) (H)
Roasted carrot, pumpkin, seasonal greens, mustard glaze (G) (L) (H)
Rice Florentine - rice pilaf, creamy spinach and butter puree (G) (V)
Triple cooked new potatoes (G) (L) (H)
Crunchy chicken wings (G) (L) (H)
Potato salad, crème fraiche, dill, spring onion, seeded mustard dressing (G) (V)
Fresh garden salad, tomato, red onion, carrot, rocket, salsa verde (G) (L)
Cous cous, spinach, fresh garden herbs, apricot, char grilled vegetable (L)
Rice noodle slaw, mixed cabbage, carrot, onion, mint, chili lime dressing (L) (G)
Kookaburra signature chocolate fondant (G)
Sticky date & walnut pudding, toffee caramel sauce
Baked passion fruit cheese cake
Petite pavlova, crème Chantilly, berries (G)
Double-layered chocolate mousse (G)
Seasonal fresh fruit platter
Whipped cream, mixed berry compote

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(G) - Gluten Free, (L) - Lactose Free, (V) - Vegetarian, (H) - Halal

Important Note: When cruising with us, we can cater for 3 basic dietary requirements: Vegetarian, Gluten Free and Lactose free. However please note that these MUST be pre-booked at time of reservation. We will not be able to cater to dietary requirements advised on the day. Unfortunately we cannot cater for guests with allergies/adverse reactions caused by food. Due to the nature of food preparation, it is highly likely that the food may have come into contact with, or contain trace amounts of seafood, tree nuts, soya bean, nuts, eggs or bee products. We cannot be held responsible for consumption/ cross contamination with regards to allergies or dietary requirements. Guests with food allergies may of course still cruise with us at a discounted price (and bring their own meal) however for the reasons explained above, we cannot serve these guests any food. We can cater for some food intolerances however we cannot cater for guests who suffer from food allergies, as such allergies that may cause severe allergic reactions (Anaphylaxis). Please contact the office if you require further information. Please also understand that we cannot change ingredients for food preferences / individual tastes. (i.e I do not like tomatoes). As we are a sailing vessel, we are unable to stock a large amount of excess food on board to suit all requirements/preferences. Our team of chef’s spend an incredible amount of time sourcing and preparing the menu items and are also confined to an extremely short period of time to serve food in order to keep the cruise operating within the allocated time. Due to these reasons (and in order to keep the cruise at a value-for-money price) we simply cannot provide individual chefs to meet specific tastes nor change or swap ingredients to suit individual preferences. If you have not advised us at time of booking of all dietary requirements, we will not be able to cater to you on the day. We have a wonderful variety of food on board so please feel free to peruse our menu on line prior to cruising. Please feel free to call our reservations office for further details.


Riverfire on Voyager

Experience Riverfire in air conditioned comfort on board Voyager. Indulge in a spectacular seafood & contemporary buffet dinner plus free sparkling, Great Northern, Hahn Premium Light, juice and soft drink.

Riverfire Tickets on Voyager
• Seasonal Contemporary buffet with seafood
• Includes sparkling, great northern, Hahn premium light and soft drink.
• Allocated seating
• Live entertainment

Adults $199
Kids (4-12 years) $99
Infants (0-3 years) Free*

*one free infant per paying adult. Please note this cruise will feature loud and/or unsettling noises from the Jets that fly over during the show. It is not recommended for young children.

Boarding 4:00pm
Departing at 5:00pm
Returning at 9.00pm

Times to be confirmed

Drinks

6 Beverage Tokens $45
6 standard drinks of your choice

10 Beverage Tokens $70
10 standard drinks of your choice

1 Token = 1 Drink, 2 Tokens = 1 Cocktail

View the wine & beverage list >

Cancellation insurance $5 per person
Cancellation Insurance entitles you to a refund of your ticket price (minus 20% administration fee) if you need to cancel anytime in the lead up to your cruise (not including the $5pp cancellation insurance cost). Please note Cancellation Insurance must be purchased by every person in your booking (except for free of charge tickets for example, infants). For example, if 4 adults were booked, 4 cancellation insurance options must be purchased.

Baker’s sourdough bread, churned butter
Fresh local prawns, fresh lemon, dipping sauce (G) (D)
Marinated ½ shell N.Z Green Lip mussels (G) (D)
Slow-cooked Angus beef, champignon, house gravy (G) (H)
12-hour confit pork, fresh apple, cider jus (G) (D)
Roasted chicken Marbella, olives, capers, prunes, fresh herbs (G) (D) (H)
Oven-baked local reef fish fillet with roasted garlic butter sauce
Penne pasta, creamy mushroom fricassee, parmesan (V) (H)
Roasted seasonal vegetables with olive oil, sea salt (G) (D) (H)
Rice Florentine - rice pilaf, creamy spinach and butter puree (G) (V)
Triple cooked new potatoes (G) (D) (H)
Crunchy chicken wings (G) (D) (H)
Potato salad, crème fraiche, dill, spring onion, seeded mustard dressing (G) (V)
Fresh garden salad, tomato, red onion, carrot, rocket, salsa verde (G) (D)
Cous cous, spinach, fresh garden herbs, apricot, char grilled vegetable (D)
Rice noodle slaw, mixed cabbage, carrot, onion, mint, chili lime dressing (D) (G)
Kookaburra signature chocolate fondant (G)
Sticky date & walnut pudding, toffee caramel sauce
Baked passion fruit cheese cake
Petite pavlova, crème Chantilly, berries (G)
Double-layered chocolate mousse (G)
Seasonal fresh fruit platter
Whipped cream, mixed berry compote

Important Note: ALL FOOD ALLERGIES/INTOLERANCE MUST BE ADVISED AT TIME OF BOOKING. We can cater for the following: Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free & Dairy Free/lactose Intolerant (this category does not include foods with egg. We cannot cater for egg free) If you have a severe food allergy, we may not be able to cater for this. Due to the nature of food preparation, it is highly likely that the food has come into contact with or contain trace amounts of seafood, tree nuts, soya bean, nuts, eggs or bee products. Please call our reservations office for further details.

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