The Best Activities & Attractions In Brisbane, Australia
Don't miss these attractions and activities when you visit Brisbane!
1. Story Bridge
An iconic structure in Brisbane, Story Bridge frames the stunning city skyline. There are many different ways to appreciate this architectural beauty, from walking, cycling, or driving across to cruising underneath it or challenging yourself to a bridge climb.
2. South Bank
A trip to South Bank is a must-see activity when in the Sunshine State's thriving capital city. Relax on the shores of the Brisbane River and watch the world go past or make the most of South Bank’s foodie scene, parklands, and events.
3. Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium
Ever dreamed of getting lost in space? Here is your chance with a visit to the mesmerizing and educational Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium. Head along for a telescope viewing and planetarium show in the Cosmic Skydome. We are sure you’ll leave a little starstruck!
4. Ghost Tour
Perhaps leave your skittish friends and family at home for this one! Choose to take on a themed, cemetery, or coach ghost tour if you dare at this thrill-seeking attraction. A ghost tour is a unique nighttime activity that is not for the faint-hearted.
5. Midnight Pancakes
A holiday isn’t complete without a touch of indulgence! Pancake Manor is a staple of Brisbane’s nightlife and is a fantastic treat after a full day of exploring or a night on the town. Open 24/7 this eatery delivers breakfast at any time of the day. Be sure to visit on an empty stomach!
6. Cycle the City
Keen to explore the city and get a little exercise? Why not go exploring on a bike. Look out for CityCycle’s bike hubs on the street to unlock a bike for a day of adventure. Put the pedal to the metal!
Whether you are a fan of comedy, art, dance, music or theatre, the Powerhouse is the leading venue for concerts in Brisbane. Get amongst the crowds and check out the Powerhouse’s program.
8. Hot Air Balloon Ride
Up, up, up and away! For all those lovebirds out there, an early morning balloon ride is a romantic holiday treat. The team at Hot Air Balloon can even help out if you are planning that perfect proposal.
9. Holey Moley Mini Golf
Who ever said you had to grow up?! Embrace your inner child, spark up some competition between friends and head on down to Holey Moley Mini Golf for a round of mini golf. This isn’t just any mini golf though...putt within the walks of an old church and sip on a beer as you compete.
10. Archery Tag
Test your archery abilities in a game of archery tag. Haven’t heard of this before? No neither had we! Just like dodgeball but with bows and arrows, archery tag runs every Tuesday and Thursday. So why not try out this new sport while you are in Brisbane?