Brisbane River High Tea Cruise

When: Every Saturday

Departing from Brisbane city, once onboard, you will be taken to your allocated table and will be surrounded by the most stunning sights of Brisbane. Stroll the outdoor decks on our Kookaburra River Cruises, enjoy a drink on the rooftop and experience Brisbane’s best High Tea Cruise.

Sailing every week of the year all our cruises showcase the best of Brisbane, sailing both up and downstream from our city departure point.

Sights include the beautiful Botanic Gardens, Kangaroo Point Cliffs, the Maritime Museum, Brisbane’s Southbank precinct including the Brisbane Wheel, the iconic Story Bridge, the city’s finest modern and heritage architecture, homes of the rich and famous and many more of Brisbane’s spectacular attractions.

Cruise your way with or without drinks included. Choose a River Cruise + High Tea with no drinks OR an Ultimate Cruise + High Tea which includes all your beverages

So join us onboard the Kookaburra River Queens for the most memorable Brisbane High Tea Cruise with onboard entertainment. This will be an afternoon in Brisbane you will cherish forever.

River Cruise & Lunch

  • Brisbane River Cruise
  • 3-tier high tea stand with sweet & savoury delights
  • Live entertainment

Ultimate Cruise & Lunch

  • River Cruise + High Tea inclusions
  • PLUS Ultimate Drinks Package including: classic cocktails, spirits, beers, Australian wines & non-alcoholic beverages for the duration of your cruise

River Cruise + High Tea

Adults $65
Seniors* $60
Teens (13-17)* $55
Kids (4-12)* $30
Infants FREE
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Ultimate Cruise + High Tea

Adults $95
Seniors* $90
Teens (13-17)* $55
Kids (4-12)* $30
Infants FREE
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  • Unfortunately, it is not possible for your table to have some guests with the Ultimate drinks package and some guests without. We do understand that there may be circumstances where one person in your group cannot drink (i.e. pregnant, or does not drink etc.). If this is the case, all guests can choose the cruise only option and purchase drinks throughout the cruise from our bar.
  • Seniors card must be presented. Only valid for Australian seniors card holders, NOT concession / pension cards.
  • Teens 13- 17 years will receive buffet menu
  • Kids 4-12 years will receive a 2-tier kids platter (please see menus page for more details
  • Infants 0-3 years are free on the knee. As their ticket is free of charge, no meal or chair is provided. Should you wish for your infant to recieve a kids meal, and their own seat, please upgrade them to a kids (4-12) ticket.
Guaranteed window seat $20 per person

For bookings of 2 or 4 only.
Guarantee a table next to the window. A limited number of window seats are available on each deck.

9 inch chocolate mud cake $69

9″ Choclate mud cake with personalised celebrate message (optional). Serves approximately 14 pax
Cake orders must be placed minimum 3 days prior to cruise. Cakes are subject to availability, If you would like to order a cake, within the 3 days prior to your cruise date, please call our office to check availability.

Cakeage $2.50 per person

Charged per person, when BYO cake – includes cake storage, presentation, cutting, dressing & serving


Fisherman’s Platter SML $130 (Serves 2) | LRG $220 (Serves 4)

Fresh seafood including: king prawns, Moreton Bay bugs, Fraser island spanner crab and MORE, served with a selection dipping sauces and fresh seasonal fruits.

Oyster Platter SML $72 (Serves 2) | LRG $132 (Serves 4)

Freshly shucked oysters in ½ shell three ways:

  • Simply natural with lemon & lime
  • Kilpatrick – grilled with bacon, bbq sauce, tabasco
  • Bloody Mary – tomato juice, tabasco, vodka, black sauce + salt & pepper Garnished with parsley + lemon

Prawn Platter SML $76 (Serves 2) | LRG $144 (Serves 4)

Crystal Bay Tiger prawns freshly cooked & served on ice. Accompanied by a selection of dipping sauces and fresh fruit.

Cheese Platter SML $36 (Serves 2) | LRG $60 (Serves 4)

Australian farmhouse & international cheese varieties, fresh fruits, lavosh & crackers, potted honey and fig jam

Antipasto Platter SML $36 (Serves 2) | LRG $72 (Serves 4)

Chef’s selection of cured meat cold cuts, cheese, marinated vegetables, fresh seasonal fruits, grissini, house-made preservatives, baked ciabatta

Boarding 12pm
Departing 1pm
Returning 3:30pm

Return times may vary slightly subject to tides

Tier 1

Rose syrup glazed marble cake

Baked N.Y cheesecake, passionfruit gel

Dark chocolate fondant (G)

Vanilla maple chia seed pudding, dessert fruit (G)(D)

Tier 2

Buttermilk scones, strawberry jam country style thick cream

Tier 3

Truffled egg mayo sandwich

Free-range chicken, avocado, sandwich

Roasted vegetable frittata

Savoury slice of caramelized onion, sundried tomato and feta

Included beverages for the Ultimate Cruise + Dinner Package are*:




Strawberry Daiquiri

Fruit Tingle


Finlandia Vodka

Gordons Gin

Jim Beam White Label Bourbon

Dewars White Label Scotch

Bundaberg Rum


NV Gisa Arc Sparkling

Amesbury Estate Semillon-Sauvignon Blanc

Amesbury Estate Moscato

Ten Degrees Chardonnay

Amesbury Estate Red Blend

Ten Degrees Shiraz

Ten Degrees Cabernet Sauvignon



Hahn Premium Light

Hahn Super Dry


Sailor Sangria

Blueberry Lemonade

Virgin Passionfruit Mojito


Coca cola

Diet Coca Cola



Ginger ale

Soda Water

Tonic water

Lemon lime and bitters

Orange juice

Pineapple juice

Apple juice

Cranberry juice

Above beverages are ONLY included on the Ultimate Cruise + Dinner Package. Package inclusions may change without notice on the occasion stock is unavailable, substitution may be made.

The River Cruise + Dinner package does NOT include beverages however, table water & self-service tea & coffee will be available.

Full bar is available onboard to purchase drinks. Click here to see our beverage list.

Beverage menu is subject to change