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  LONE PINE KOALA SANCTUARY
World’s First and Largest Koala Sanctuary

Only 12km from Brisbane City, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is the world’s first and largest koala sanctuary with 130 koalas. Hold a koala, hand feed kangaroos and meet a large variety of Australian wildlife in beautiful, natural settings.

OPEN every day over Easter (9am-5pm)
& ANZAC Day (25th April, 1:30-5pm).
No surcharges apply.

How to get here

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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is 12km from Brisbane City, which is about a 15-minute drive. 
For best directions, enter our address into Google Maps on your phone. We are a listed attraction on all the major GPS hardware.

Our address:
708 Jesmond Road
Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland 4069


By Taxi

Taxis can be booked by calling:
Black & White taxi:131 008
Yellow Cabs taxi: 131 924

By Public Bus

There are regular buses to and from Lone Pine operated by the City:
- Bus number 430 from Platform 2C, Queen Street Station
- Bus number 445 from Stop 41, Adelaide Street

For fare information and to plan your journey, click here

By River Cruise

The Mirimar boat cruise departs from the Cultural Centre Pontoon (South Bank) daily. The pontoon is located on the boardwalk outside of the State Library. Travel through some of the city’s most historic landscapes, iconic attractions and historical home sites as you listen to an informative commentary.

Mirimar II (75-minute cruise)

Depart Cultural Centre Pontoon 10:00 AM
Depart Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary 2:15 PM

Koala Express (35-minute cruise)

Depart Cultural Centre Pontoon 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM
Depart Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary * 10:00 AM*, 12:00 PM*, 2:00PM

* Subject to availability.

For information and to book, contact Mirimar Cruises:
Ph: 0412 749 426 (24 hours)
Website: www.mirimar.com
Email:

*Bookings cannot be made through Lone Pine and must be made via Mirimar Cruises directly.
*City Cat ferries do not travel to Lone Pine.