Visiting Brisbane? You’re in for a treat! Brisbane has much to offer being Australia’s third largest city. It pairs innovation and creativity with lush greens and parks so seamlessly that it’s become a popular tourist destination over the years. In fact, some visitors just give in and relocate there entirely because they’ve fallen in love with Brisbane.
Here are some must-see destinations in Brisbane and who knows, you just might be moving here too!
1. The Cultural Precinct
Let’s get some culture right off the bat in this family-friendly, one-stop destination for excellent museums, galleries, and performances. A stunning feat of architecture, The Cultural Precinct has the State Library of Queensland, the Queensland Museum and Sciencentre, Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art, and the Queensland Performing Arts Centre.
2. Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha
Enjoy a relaxing walkthrough of 128 acres of plant life at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha. They have beautiful Japanese gardens, rainforests, bamboo, cactus, and more. Be sure not to miss the Brisbane Lookout Mount Coot-tha to enjoy awesome panoramic views of the city.
3. Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Still on a nature high? It’s time to cuddle a koala! The Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is nestled on the Brisbane River and has kangaroos, dingoes, wombats, wallabies, crocodiles, and of course, the ever-cuddly koalas! Snap a photo with the cute creatures or even a snake or baby crocodile!
4. Queen Street Mall
Travelling in a new place won’t be complete without trying some local cuisine and shopping! Queen Street Mall is home to more than 700 retailers. You can tire yourself walking trying to see every shop and then reward yourself with a good meal at any of the array of restaurants.
5. Moreton Island Day Trip
Had enough of the city? Take a 75-minute ferry ride to Moreton Island. It is the world’s third largest sand island, imagine that! White sand beaches, azure waters, and lush vegetation welcome you when you arrive and you’ll believe you’ve reached paradise. Go scuba diving, snorkelling, meet dolphins, whale-watch, fish, and kayak, the adventures don’t run out!
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