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Brisbane: True Crime Tour

1. Brisbane: True Crime Tour

Uncover Brisbane's macabre criminal past as you take a stroll through one of Australia's oldest settlements. Over 1.5 hours, be enthralled by stories from your expert guide and discover the mysteries that lie beneath the streets of historic Brisbane. Set off from the meeting point and amble through some of Brisbane's hidden alleyways and nooks, enjoying incredible photo and sightseeing opportunities along the way. Learn about fascinating true crimes stories that never made it into the official history books.  Join an investigation into a dark and crime-ridden history, and see if you can piece the facts together for yourself.

Gold Coast: Spirits of the Red Sand Aboriginal Show & Dinner

2. Gold Coast: Spirits of the Red Sand Aboriginal Show & Dinner

Experience an evening of powerful storytelling and Aboriginal rituals, served with a hearty chargrilled feast! Board a bus for transfers from select locations on the Gold Coast, and listen as the guides tell an interactive story en-route to Beenleigh Historical Village.  Mingle with other guests and your hosts on arrival, and purchase drinks from the bar before the show starts. Follow the creation myths of the Dreamtime, and journey through time as the show takes you up to the 1800s. Be mesmerized by an Aborigine storyteller and cast of direct descendants of the story you’ll be walking. Marvel as chapters of a moving story about three Aboriginal brothers is brought to life as you move through a typical 19th-century village. Admire the different stage sets, including a church, and outside jail. Then, feast on a dinner of hearty Australian food and mingle with the cast.

Express Segway Tour of Brisbane

3. Express Segway Tour of Brisbane

Meet your friendly guide who will first check you in, fit your helmet and deliver the all-important safety brief. Segways are very easy to learn how to ride, you don’t have to balance, the segway balances you. After 15 minutes of fun training on how to safely operate the Segway, you’ll explore Brisbane with your friendly tour guide. You will zoom past the wildlife, birds, beautiful gardens and iconic landmarks of Brisbane. The friendly, local guide will help you to get to know the real Brisbane. Travel 8 km and visit Kurilpa Bridge, South Bank Parklands and the Goodwill Bridge on the 1-hour tour. Add on the City Botanical Gardens on the 1.5-hour tour.

Best of Brisbane: Night or Day Segway Adventure Tour

4. Best of Brisbane: Night or Day Segway Adventure Tour

Meet your friendly guide who will first check you in, fit your helmet and deliver the all-important safety brief. Segways are very easy to learn how to ride, you don’t have to balance, the segway balances you. After 15 minutes of fun training on how to safely operate the Segway, you’ll explore Brisbane with your friendly tour guide. You will zoom past the wildlife, birds, beautiful gardens and iconic landmarks of Brisbane. The friendly, local guide will help you get to know the real Brisbane. See iconic Brisbane sights such as The Story Bridge, Eagle Street Pier, City Botanical Gardens, Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Kurilpa Bridge, South Bank Parklands and the Goodwill Bridge. There will be times for your tour guides to snap photos of you as you enjoy the tour. 

Brisbane: Artisinal Wine Tasting and Local 2-Course Meal

5. Brisbane: Artisinal Wine Tasting and Local 2-Course Meal

Enjoy a visit to the first winery to launch in Brisbane since 1860. Discover the venue's signature Gerler wines that are named after the city’s last winemaker and viticulturist. Partake in a fun and informative session that combines great tasting food with authentic, local wine. Taste the viticulture and flavors of acclaimed winemaker, Dave Cush. Learn about the wine-making process, learn of the local grapes of the area, and discover why Brisbane hasn't had a new winery in over 100 years. As you sip 4 artisanal wines, eat a 2-course meal, regionally focused, locally sourced, and produced directly from the farm gate.

Brisbane: Fortitude Valley Historical Crime Walking Tour

6. Brisbane: Fortitude Valley Historical Crime Walking Tour

Take a walk through Fortitude Valley neighborhood in Brisbane on this walking tour that focuses on the area's dark and corrupt past. Beautiful one day, deadly the next, and corrupt the day after that, follow your guide through the dark history of this Brisbane district. Meet your guide and explore Fortitude Valley, a rough and tumble place where the lights of Brisbane shone the brightest during its most corrupt era. Forget the stories you've heard about Brisbane, and join this trip down its glamourous, glitzy, and corruption-laden past. Learn about the complete history of vice from Queensland's infamous past of which Fortitude Valley was the capital. Discover stories from past key players and visit locations where the biggest news stories broke. Hear stories of the ultimate fate of the kingpins of the 1980s of both the underworld and the police as you walk through history. Take a deep dive into the corruption that once scourged this city. See infamous spots, including illegal casinos from days gone by, the Whisky Au Go-Go and Beat nightclubs, Les Bubbles Restaurant, and more.

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Amazing Experience seeing the city, stopping off at key points for photographs and learning. Would highly recommend. Our Tour Guide T was lovely, professional and made the experience AMAZING!!!!!

T, yes that's her name the sweetest guide to a mechanism we were new to but eventually had the most fun fantastic city tour on a Segway. highly recommend

Very informative and lovely guide good way to see places in Brisbane

Excellent really enjoyed it, a very good way to see Brisbane

Great tour guide, nice way to see the city at night!