Location and Directions
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is roughly 13.1 km (8.14 miles) from Brisbane City CBD.
If you are using a GPS, our address is 708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland. We are a listed attraction on all the major GPS hardware. Below is a basic map (not to scale) of the path to Lone Pine from Brisbane City.
Travel by Car:
If travelling by car, Lone Pine is approximately a 15 minute drive from the Brisbane CBD. For best directions, enter our address into Google Maps.
708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket 4069
Travel by Bus:
There are regular buses to and from Lone Pine operated by the Brisbane City Council (Bus number 430 and 445)
Adult fares are $6.70 and children, pensioners and students are $3.40 (with valid I.D.). Prices are subject to change.
For updated information on public transport please visit: translink.com.au or call 13 12 30
Travel by Taxi:
A taxi from the Brisbane city to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary will cost around $20~$40.
Taxis can be booked by calling one of the following taxi companies:
Black & White - Ph: 131 008
Yellow Cabs - Ph: 131 924
The operator will ask for your pick-up address, the destination (Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary - Jesmond Rd, Fig Tree Pocket), name & number of passengers.
Travel by Boat:
*Please note - the Brisbane City Council City Cat does not extend to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.
The Mirimar boat cruise departs from the Cultural Centre Pontoon at 10:00am daily.
(Located on the boardwalk outside of the State Library)
The cruise takes approximately one hour & 15 mins, arriving at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary at around 11:15 am and departing again for the city at 1:45pm.
The cruise aboard Brisbane's most famous river boat, MV Mirimar, takes you 19 kms (12 miles) upstream through some of the city's most attractive suburbs and most interesting wildlife habitats. You'll have an opportunity to get a close up view of a unique inner-city colony of fruit bats.
For Further information please contact Mirimar Cruises
Phone: 1300 729 742 (24 hours) or 0412 749 426
** Please note that bookings are not made through Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.