Brisbane is the ideal combination of Queensland’s past and future, making it the state’s cultural centre. It’s the ultimate city for the senses, as well, featuring many must-sees, -dos, and -eats.
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
If you’re interested in Australian Fauna, the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Fig Tree Pocket is a must-see. It’s an Australian zoo that enables visitors to feed and touch the animals such as koalas, kangaroos, Tasmanian devils, wombats, and dingoes, as well as Australian birds, reptiles, and farm animals.
Roma Street Parkland
Roma Street Parkland is a must-see with its Celebration Lawn and colourful subtropical gardens. Located in the centre of Brisbane, it serves as a green oasis for flying kites, picnicking, and relaxing.
Story Bridge Adventure Climb
The Story Bridge Adventure Climb is a must-do, as it provides an exciting and amazing way to see Brisbane in panorama. The climb provides a 2 ½ hour exhilarating walk, uninterrupted 360° view, and twilight or night climb option.
Shorncliffe Beach in Northside is a must do with its classic Queensland style homes and iconic wooden piers.
Apart from water sports, visitors can enjoy picnics and barbeques, as the beach offers undercover tables and BBQ grills.
Gerard’s Bistro in Fortitude Valley is a must-eat place with its delectable dishes filled with a wide selection of seafood, meat, and vegetables. It’s a popular local restaurant, as it provides a menu inspired by the most flavourful international cuisines.
The local restaurant offers a warm environment that enables visitors to dine with a group, with a partner, or by their lonesome, comfortably.
Double Shot Espresso
If you prefer cafes to restaurants, Double Shot Espresso in New Farm is a must-eat place. It’s a brightly decorated establishment that welcomes streetwalkers into an intimate yet open space.
The local cafe provide many beverages and breakfast and lunch sandwiches and plates, all freshly prepared and served over eclectic treasures and modern table accoutrements.
If you’re planning to visit Brisbane for your next trip, consider these attractions to ensure a memorable visit.