Brisbane's Art Boat: Northshore to South Bank Cruise

Brisbane Festival and Northshore present

Brisbane's Art Boat:
Northshore to South Bank Cruise

9 - 23 Sept

A floating art experience hitting the water this September.

This wondrous floating art experience will travel from Northshore, Hamilton to South Bank, immersing audiences in a glowing world to experience the Brisbane River in a new light. 

Landing on Brisbane’s Art Boat for the first two weeks of the Festival is art and technology studio ENESS’s installation, Airship Orchestra, before it makes way for Sky Castle in the final weeks.

Brisbane’s Art Boat also features a lively bar and performances, including the dynamic art duo, The Huxleys, along with an evening soundscape by Tribal Experiences Managing Director and Yuggera and Turrbal man, Shannon Ruska. 


Price

$40 one-way, $55 return

Times

Thu 3:45pm
Sat 5pm

Return trips:
Thu return 7:30pm
Sat return 8:45pm

Duration

1 hr and 45 min

Where

Board Brisbane's Art Boat at
Northshore, Hamilton ›

89 MacArthur Avenue,
Hamilton QLD 4007


Disembark at South Bank

Accessibility

Wheelchair access

Important Info

Suitable for all ages

Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure

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#With guest appearances from


Emma Dean • The Huxleys • Tom Thum

9 Sept

To be announced

11 Sept

Tom Thum

16 Sept

The Huxleys

18 Sept

The Huxleys

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Emma Dean


#Cruising with us

Weather policy

In the event of inclement weather, please check this page or the Brisbane's Art Boat Facebook event for updates

This is an outdoor event and you are advised to dress appropriately for the conditions on the day. Cruises will proceed in light rain, where it is safe to do so.

The safety of audiences, artists and staff is the highest priority for Brisbane Festival, and the event may be cancelled, delayed or postponed in extreme weather at the sole discretion of the Festival.

If your event is cancelled by the Festival, you will be contacted and given a full refund.

Arrival

You are required to arrive a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the ticketed departure time.

This is to ensure sufficient time for boarding and safety procedures.

It is a requirement to check-in via QR code on boarding the boat.

Patrons arriving within 30 minutes of the ticketed departure time are not guaranteed entry to the boat. Please allow enough time to park, and explore the on-land installation prior to your departure.

Food and Drink

There is a food outlet and a bar on-shore selling a range of pre-cruise meal and snack options.

The on-board bar offers a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and light meals. You are not permitted to bring any food, drinks or alcohol on board.

Amenities

Toilet facilities are available both on-shore and on board.


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Where

Northshore, Hamilton ›
89 MacArthur Avenue,
Hamilton QLD 4007


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