The Brisbane River, Brisbane

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#1 of 262 in Nature in Queensland
The Brisbane River provides a handful of ways for you to enjoy the city's ideal climate. Ride the current in a kayak or on a paddleboard, or enjoy a picnic in one of the riverside parks. Head to Kangaroo Point Cliffs for sublime views of the river heading toward Brisbane's city center. Perhaps the best way to experience the river, though, is along the Riverwalk. Here you can stroll a network of pavement along the river banks and even out onto the river itself. Before you head to Brisbane, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Brisbane trip planner , to make sure you see all that Brisbane has to offer, including The Brisbane River.
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  • Nice vibrant river board walk with nice restaurants and lots of lights highlighting buildings and trees.  more »
  • A bustling, wide waterway with all kinds of craft manoevuring up and down. Trips can be taken on catamarans serving meals of high teas. Winds it's way around the city in a most interesting way.  more »
  • If you haven’t been on a river before then it’s ok, but if you have then it’s “just another river” The CAT service is very efficient, but my god we got the rudest guy operating we have come across in ...  more »
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