30 March 2012

Top 5 Day Tours from Brisbane

1. Story Bridge
Adventure Climb 

Experience Brisbane
from an 80 metre summit as you experience a soft adventure experience with a difference. The climb offers magnificent views of the city, the river, the mountains and Moreton Bay Islands. Hear about fascinating history and heritage of the bridge and the city from your trusty experienced climb leader. All together the experience lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes and departs daily from Kangaroo point. Now all you have to do is decide wether you would like a day climb, twilight climb or night climb for your experience of a lifetime. This climb experience is only one of three in the world. Price is between $99 and $130 and includes a climb suit, hat and safety briefing.

    Story Bridge - Day Climb

    2. Croc Express to Australia Zoo

    Enjoy almost 6 hours at the iconic Australia Zoo which is home to an array of animals and the Irwin Family. You will see many shows and demonstrations including crocodile feeding and snake handling. There is so much to see and do with the zoo housing 1,000 native and exotic species including koalas, tigers, red pandas, rhinos and more. The croc express departs Brisbane Transit Centre daily at 8.45am. Price is $126 for adults and $82 for children and includes Admission, reserved setting at the Crocoseum and return transfers.  

    Australia Zoo
3. Brisbane Whale Watching
From June to November the magnificent humpback whales come out to play. A purpose built luxury catamaran offers a perfect viewing experience of the whales as they frolic, blow and splash only metres away. On the day trip you will enjoy morning and afternoon tea and a delicious fresh seafood buffet lunch. The catamaran leaves daily from Redcliff Jetty at 9.30 am and return transfers from Brisbane accommodation are available. Prices for adults are $135 each and with transfer $165. The price is lower for concession and children and there are family packages available. 
    Whale Watching

    4. The Workshops Rail Museum

Located at the birthplace of rail in Queensland the tour is an interactive authentic heritage and cultural experience. There are over 15 interactive exhibits to explore including multi media encounters, colourful stories, huge steam locomotives and massive industrial machinery. Go behind the scenes and experience active railway workshops and see real restorations. The tour is located at North Street, North Ipswich and opens daily at 9.30am. Prices for adults are $57, concession $54 and children $42 this includes everything plus lunch and mementos.
Workshops Rail Museum

5. Dolphin Adventure Tour

Experience beautiful Moreton Bay Island with a full day tour at Tangalooma Island Resort. Enjoy exhilarating sand tobogganing on the Islands scenic desert sand dunes and finish you day by hand feeding playful wild bottlenose dolphins. There are 40 free activities on the Island for you to enjoy and unlimited use of the day lounge and resort in your spare time. The day tour leaves daily from Holt Street Wharf, Pinkenba at 7.30am or 10am and returns that evening.  Prices are $175 for adults $130 for children and includes everything even a delicious buffet lunch. Return coach transfers from Brisbane accommodation can be organised for an additional fee.

These tours can all be booked through Sunlover Holidays .There are other great day tours available from Brisbane, something to suit everyone.   


  1. Brisbane holidays can be very good experience for all holiday makers. The beautiful mountains, Adventures, city and the river can give you full relaxing holiday experience. Many adventures can be enjoyed on the holidays to Brisbane.

  2. I have always had much fun exploring all that Australia has to offer. Some of my all time favorite moments have come during Sydney Day Tours. I will have to try some of these out next