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The Gondolas
The Wheel of Brisbane
Night View
Map of The Wheel of Brisbane
Russell Street
South Brisbane
Queensland 4101 Australia

The Wheel of Brisbane
South Brisbane, Brisbane Area

07 3844 3464


The Wheel of Brisbane offers a spectacular 360 degree panoramic view of Brisbane City from the heart of Brisbane's cultural, lifestyle and entertainment precinct, The Parklands, South Bank. Unrivalled for its view, a ride on the Wheel of Brisbane is an uplifting experience that will take you almost 60 metres above the ground in the safety and comfort of a fully enclosed air conditioned gondola.

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You will be inspired with the breathtaking views across the iconic Brisbane River. This must see attraction provides something for everyone, young or old, tourist or local and is a "must do" for anyone in Brisbane. The wheel experience includes four full revolutions and lasts approximately 12 minutes. It also includes a magical stop right at the top, and comes complete with an audio tour pointing out popular Brisbane landmarks. This audio tour is not only a fantastic educational experience, but also an invaluable orientation tool.

Make sure you check out your photo memories when exiting the Wheel, for something to take home with you!

Enjoy the view, and explore the Brisbane area from one of the best vantage points in the city.

The Wheel of Brisbane is proudly supported by the Seven Network.

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Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Visitor Information Centre
    Visitor Information Centre

Open Times

Open from 1100 to 2130 Monday to Thursday, 1000 to 2300 Friday and Saturday, 1000 to 2200 Sunday. Open on Christmas Day from 1400 to 2200.

Other Information

All children of all ages are permitted to ride The Wheel of Brisbane under parent supervision.

Visitors with disabilities are welcome to The Wheel of Brisbane. Wheelchair users please note that the door width is 74 centimetres, however standard wheelchairs are available on site, subject to availability.

How To Get There

The Wheel of Brisbane is located in the Cultural Forecourt of the South Bank Parklands, right next to QPAC (Queensland Performing Arts Centre). If travelling from the city centre they are a short 10 minute walk across Victoria Bridge. If travelling via public transport, take the train and disembark at South Brisbane Station. Walk along Grey Street towards Russell Street, then take the first left and head towards the river.

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Receive a 10 per cent discount when tickets are purchased online. Please note: does not apply to family or concession tickets.

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$17.50   14 Jun - 30 Apr    
(Aged 4-12)
$12.00   01 Apr - 31 Mar    
Concession$14.00   01 Apr - 31 Mar   Senior/Pensioner/Disability. Must show valid identification. NOT valid for student concession
Family$50.00   01 Apr - 04 Apr   Two adults and two children under 12 years.

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.