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Brisbane Information Sources and Things To See and Do

Brisbane Arcade - The shopping arcade was built in 1923 and is one of the oldest in Brisbane. It offers high quality fashion, jewellery and much more.
Address: 160 Queen Street Mall, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha
Amongst others, the botanic gardens feature on 52 hectares a Japanese Garden, a Fern House, a Lagoon, Australian native plants and much more. In addition, the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium is located in the Botanic Gardens.
Address: Mt Coot Tha Road, Toowong, Queensland, 4066

Brisbane City Council

Brisbane's Story Bridge - The bridge opened in 1940 and is one of the largest steel bridges made in Australia by Australians. You can enjoy great view's of Brisbane during the Story Bridge Adventure Climb which takes place several times a day and at night. Address: 170 Main Street, Kangaroo Point, Queensland, 4169

Brisbane Forest Park - You can enjoy real nature here. The park offers scenic drives and much more.
Address: 60 Mt Nebo Road, The Gap, Queensland, 4061

Brisbane Powerhouse - This is Brisbane's City Council's leading arts performance centre.
Address: 119 Lamington Street, New Farm, Queensland, 4005

Brisbane Private Hospital - Address: 259 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane QLD 4000

Brisbane Tourism



Cathedral of St Stephen - The beautiful catholic cathedral with Gothic-style was built between 1860's and 1920's.
Address: 249 Elizabeth St Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Commissariat Store Museum - The Commissariat Store is one of the oldest buildings in Brisbane and home to the Royal Historical Society of Queensland which also runs the museum.
Address: 115 William Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Fireworks Gallery
The gallery is offering Australia's best contemporary artwork.
Address: 52a Doggett Street, Newstead, Queensland, 4006

La Boite Theatre - The Company was founded in 1925 in one of the oldest in Australia.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary - It has more than 100 Koalas and is the oldest Koala Sanctuary in Australia. It also features various other animals like Kangaroos, wombats, snakes etc.
Address: 708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland, 4069

MacArthur Museum Brisbane -The museum represents the story of General Douglas MacArthur and Brisbane's Second World War history.
Address: 8/201 Edward St, Brisbane City, Queensland 4000

Mater Hospital - Address: 550 Stanley Street, South Brisbane, Queensland 4101

Museum of Brisbane - The museum features a combination of social history and visual arts.
Address:‎Ground Floor, 157 Ann Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Newstead House - The house which was completed in 1846, is the oldest surviving residence in Brisbane. It is furnished in Victorian style and is open for tours and it is also used for weddings and functions.
Address: Breakfast Creek Road, Newstead, Queensland, 4006

Old Government House - It was designed by Charles Tiffin and the construction was completed in 1862. The building is used as a museum and can be rented out for private events.
Address: 2 George Street, Brisbane City, Queensland, 4000

Old Windmill - It was built in the 1820's and served for various purposes in the past. The windmill is not open to the public but you can see it from outside.
Address: Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Princess Alexandra Hospital - Address: 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Queensland, 4102

Queen Street Mall - Queensland's premier shopping destination features more than 700 retailers.

Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art - They are located 150 metres apart from each other on the south bank of the Brisbane River. The Galleries feature wide collections of Australian and international art.
Address: Stanley Place, South Bank, Queensland, Australia

Queensland Eye Hospital
Address: Ground Floor, Leichthardt Court, 55 Little Edward Street, Spring Hill, Queensland, 4004

Queensland Maritime Museum - The Museum was founded in 1971 and features collections of old artefacts, photographs, documents and books.
Address: South Brisbane Dry Dock, Stanley Street, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland, 4101

Queensland Police Museum
The museum features 25 displays describing police heritage, crime scenes, history of police and much more. It is located on the ground floor of Queensland Police Headquarters.
Address: 200 Roma Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000

Riverside Markets - You can enjoy this essential Brisbane experience every Sunday. More than 250 stall offer various products like clothing, crafted and imported handicrafts, furniture, accessories and much more.
Address: 123 Eagle Street. Brisbane. Queensland, 4000

Royal Brisbane Hospital & Royal Womens Hospital - Address: Herston Road, Herston, Queensland, 4006

Royal Children's Hospital - Address: Herston Road, Herston, Queensland, 4029

South Bank Lifestyle Market - The market is open every Friday night and on Saturday's and Sunday's.  It offers a variety of products like exotic items, arts, crafts, homeware, fashion etc.
Address: Stanley Street Plaza, South Brisbane, Queensland, 4101

South Bank Precinct - It is Brisbane's culture, entertainment, education and recreation centre featuring Museums, Art Galleries, colleges, exhibition centre and much more.
Address: South Brisbane, Queensland, 4101

St Helena Island
Queensland's most historic island is located four km from the mouth of Brisbane River. The beautiful island was home to outcasts and prisoners.
Address: St Helena Island, Queensland, Australia

TransLink - Public transport network of South East Queensland
http://www.translink.com.au/

Transport Brisbane Airtrain

Wheel of Brisbane
You can enjoy some great views from the wheel located in South Bank.


 

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