WE GET ASKED THESE QUESTIONS A LOT

FAQ's

This may answer some of your questions.

A ride on the Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane lasts between 10 and 15 minutes and includes around 4 rotations. 

A gondola can hold a maximum of 6 adults plus 2 children 11 years old and under.

You can not have more than 8 people in a gondola, infants are included in this head count and require a ticket to ride

Yes!  We have two gondolas that are fitted for wheelchair access and our team are trained to assist you if you need.

There is no need to book, you can simply arrive and purchase tickets at our ticket booth!  However if you want to check out our other packages and prices beforehand click on book now!

We are 60 metres tall, you can see just about anywhere from up there!

The Wheel officially opened in August 2008 as part of Brisbane’s 20 year Expo 88 celebrations.

42 in total, it gets confusing to count as they are moving all the time.

We are absolutely permanent – and we love being an iconic part of the Brisbane skyline!

The gondolas glide slowly and seat belts are not necessary, this also ensures you have the ultimate selfie opportunity.

Yes. We have our audio and maps available in Mandarin or if you don’t wish to listen to the tour of Brisbane just ask for some music!

Small bags and backpacks can be taken on board the Wheel – large bags, luggage and prams cannot. We have luggage storage available on the platform and also in the pram parking area. Due to space restrictions in the gondola we will ask that you remove your backpack and store it under the seat. Please also remember no food or drinks are allowed on board unless they were purchased on site.