CityFerry & CityHopper

CityFerries & CityHoppers

 


 

Number in service:

9 vessels

Capacity:

53 - 78 passengers

Engine:

Various makes

Maximum Speed:

8 - 12 knots

Builder:

Various local builders

Owner:

Brisbane City Council

 

Vessel names

Bulimba

Otter

Gayundah

Lucinda

Mermaid

Kalparrin

Koopa

Doomba

John Oxley

 

CityFerry

Engine Power

Engine Type

Year Built

Launch Date

Builder

Pax Numbers

Crew Numbers

Bulimba

86KW

Perkins

1984

June 1984

N R Wrights & Sons

53

1

Koopa

86KW

Perkins

1986

June 1986

Norman Park Boat Builders

53

1

Lucinda

86KW

Perkins

1986

June 1986

Norman Park Boat Builders

53

1

Gayundah

86KW

Perkins

1987

June 1987

Norman Park Boat Builders

54

1

John Oxley

86KW

Perkins

1990

June 1990

N R Wrights & Sons

54

1

Kalparrin

86KW

Perkins

1993

June 1993

Queensland Port Services

54

1

 CityHopper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Doomba

 134KW

 Scania

 1989

 

 N R Wrights & Sons

 78

 1 - 2

 Mermaid

 134KW

 Scania

 1987

 

 Norman Park Boat Builders

 78

 1 - 2

 Otter

 134KW

 Scania

 1989

 

 N R Wrights & Sons 

 78

 1 - 2

CityCats cruise up and down the river quickly at up to 25 knots.

CityFerries and CityHoppers cruise at a more leisurely pace of 10 knots across the river in the inner city.