One Hour Lake Cruises

One Hour Lake Cruises

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Tour run by Lake Burley Griffin Cruises

Take a one hour cruise around the most popular areas of the lake based on Lake Burley Griffin Cruises' years of research and experience. They will maximise your opportunities to get up close to the Captain Cook Memorial Jet and cruise pass Aspen Island to hear the bells of the Carillon.

The skipper's involvement can be as passive or as active as you like, with entertainingly presented commentary or answers to any questions you may have.

It's best to book, but not essential.
  • The Captain Cook Memorial Jet framed by spring blossoms
    Cruise past the Captain Cook Memorial Jet and the National Library of Australia
  • Brightly coloured boat on the water

DETAILS

COSTS

Between $9.00 and $20.00
Free for children under 5

CAPACITY

Requires at least 2 people
Maximum of 30 people

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

SCHEDULE

Tour locations

Tour start and end point
5 Queen Elizabeth Terrace, Parkes

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 144 REVIEWS

Ranked #1 of 8 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Canberra on TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Travelers Choice 2020

“Great little Cruise”

Reviewed on 08/04/2021

We did the 1 hour cruise on a previous trip to Canberra so this time we did the 2 hour Morning Tea cruise , This only runs on Sundays & Thursdays from 10:30 to 12:30 . We booked and paid using their...

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David Roy P

“A very pleasant way to begin our weekend in Canberra.”

Reviewed on 05/04/2021

A relaxing, but informative trip around Canberra's main lakeside sites. The guide was knowledgeable, but delivered his insights casually and with with just enough irony so that we didn't feel like...

Review by

PatrickJKilmartin

“Wonderful Time”

Reviewed on 05/04/2021

A really wonderful time has by all, even the 2 & 5 year old. Jim made them feel just at home as all the adults. Jim is a wealth of knowledge and has a love of story telling. We were on the morning...

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