WE GET ASKED THESE QUESTIONS A LOT

FAQ’s


This may answer some of your questions.

How long does the experience last for?

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

What is the capacity of the Wheel of Brisbane gondolas?

Our gondola can hold a maximum of 6 adults plus 2 children under 12.

You can not have more than 8 people in a gondola, no matter the size of the child.

There is an absolute maximum of 8 persons per gondola.

Is there wheelchair access?

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

Do I need to book and purchase a ticket prior?

There is no need to book, you can simply arrive!  However if you want to grab your tickets online, there is a 5% discount.  Just head here.

How tall is the Wheel of Brisbane?

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

When was the Wheel of Brisbane built?

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

How many gondolas are there?

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

Is the Wheel temporary or permanent?

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

Do the gondolas have seat belts?

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