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Best things to do in Brisbane

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“Best place for everyone! Beach overlooking the river, swimming pools, playground, lagoon, picnic and bbq areas, weekly events, live music, markets, cafes and restaurants. ”
441 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Brisbane's modern art museum hosting large scale exhibitions of well known and emerging artists. A beautifully designed space and a must visit in Brisbane.”
241 locals recommend
Zoo
“Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is an 18 Hectare Koala Sanctuary in the Brisbane Suburb of Fig Tree Pocket in Queensland. It is the world's largest koala sanctuary!”
135 locals recommend
Street Food Gathering
“Lively venue at a former container wharf featuring stalls with international street eats & beer.”
139 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Amazing gardens with playground, ponds, walking and bicycle tracks, flower display, Sunday markets, live music and shows. Family friendly in every way! ”
94 locals recommend
Museum
“well worth a visit! great for kids and adults and right across the road from sountbank”
85 locals recommend
Theater
“Brisbane's perfoming arts centre in the Southbank precinct, overlooking the Brisbane river.”
110 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“There are so many great shopping experienced here. Wonderful cafes, restaurants and entertainment. ”
73 locals recommend
Mountain
“Brisbane Lookout is a "must see" for all visitors to Brisbane with breathtaking panoramic views of Brisbane City out to Moreton Bay.”
119 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Go early and get excited with the sea of colours at the Paddo or Newstead Brewery!”
76 locals recommend
Park
“Well-known park with scenic gardens Expansive, acclaimed park featuring contemporary display gardens, waterways & an amphitheater. ”
67 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“One of the largest shopping malls, one can shopping, enjoy food and watch movies inside.”
78 locals recommend
Pet Service
“One of Brisbane's best parks is at the other end New Farm - just 20 minutes away.”
99 locals recommend
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
“Observation wheel offering city views Enclosed gondolas carry visitors 200 feet into the air day & night for panoramic views of Brisbane.”
49 locals recommend
Park
“A beautiful spot along the Brisbane River! BBQ areas, children’s playgrounds, adventure centre (which includes activities like kayaking, abseiling, cycling etc)! If you feel up to the challenge, try walking up the Kangaroo Point cliff stairs (there’s 100+ steps) in the cliff face and a fantastic Italian restaurant at the top of those stairs, awesome for lunch, dinner or sundowners! ”
69 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“The story bridge is a heritage-listed steel cantilever bridge spanning the Brisbane River that carries vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian traffic between the northern and the southern suburbs of Brisbane. It is the longest cantilever bridge in Australia and you will be able to climb it! ”
41 locals recommend