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Things to do in and around Brisbane

Brisbane and its surrounds has a wealth of tourist attractions available for you to experience and enjoy. Brisbane Holiday Village provides a great base for sightseeing in and around Brisbane, with easy access to the main Brisbane Motorways and Public Transport connections from right outside the Village. Below is just a small list of things to do during your stay at Award-Winning Brisbane Holiday Village.

    Brisbane City Botanical Gardens

    Brisbane City Botanical Gardens

    Brisbane CBD
    15 mins North

    Take a walk through the beautiful Brisbane City Botanical Gardens and see a living museum of exotic and native plants, as well as early heritage specimens. The gardens also provide a good vantage point to view Brisbane City. Find out more!

    Brisbane CityCat

    Brisbane CityCat

    Brisbane River
    15 mins North

    Relax on a CityCat and enjoy the sites from the Brisbane River or disembark at one of the stops to take a closer look. Popular stops include New Farm Park, Bretts Wharf, North Quay, South Bank, Sydney Street and QUT. View Brisbane CityCat timetable.

    Carlton Brewery Tours

    Carlton Brewery Tours

    Cuthbert Drive, Yatala
    30 mins South

    Did you ever wonder how Beer is made or what it tastes like when it is poured fresh from the brewery? Tour the Carlton Brewhouse and learn about the art and science of brewing VB, Pureblond, Cascade Light and Carlton. Book a tour online today.

    Conrad Treasury Casino

    Conrad Treasury Casino, Brisbane

    Top of Queen St Mall
    15 mins North

    Step into the glamorous world of non-stop excitement at Conrad Treasury Casino. This popular casino, complete with 3 levels of gaming action, 5 bars, 6 restaurants and ever-changing entertainment, is located in the centre of Brisbane City. Read more about the Casino now!

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    Event Cinemas

    Westfield Garden City Shopping Centre
    Short walk from BHV

    In between all the action that Brisbane has to offer why not catch a movie to relax? Event Cinemas are situated just minutes away at Westfield Garden City Shopping Centre. Find out movie times for Event Cinemas Garden City.


    Kookaburra Queen, Brisbane River

    Kookaburra Queen

    Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane
    15 mins North

    What better way to explore Brisbane than to sit back and relax on a cruise of the beautiful Brisbane river? Offering lunch, high tea and dinner, the Kookaburra is an enjoyable, slow and gentle river cruise. Book a cruise today.

    Kangaroo feeding at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane

    Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

    708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket
    40 mins East

    Lone Pine is a popular attraction, just west of Brisbane. Cuddle a koala, handfeed kangaroos, see native wildlife, sheep dog shows, wild lorikeet feeding and bird of prey shows. Read more or buy tickets now.

    Fishing at Manly


    30 mins North East

    Just south of the mouth of the Brisbane River, Manly is popular for fishing, boating and fish and chips by the water. It’s also worth a visit to the Manly Boat Harbour, the area’s oldest home, the weekend markets, the Great Wall or to take a walk along the foreshore. Read more about Manly.

    Markets around Brisbane

    Markets around Brisbane

    Various locations around Brisbane

    Brisbane offers a variety of weekend markets at South Bank, Fortitude Valley, Rocklea, Riverside and other locations. You'll find arts, crafts, fruit, vegetables and more! Find out more about markets in Brisbane.

    Moreton Island and Moreton Bay

    Moreton Island and Moreton Bay

    Moreton Island
    2 hours North-East (ferry)

    Moreton Island offers a wealth of beauty and recreational opportunities. Moreton Bay is a popular for fishing and boating, and also for snorkelling around the sunken vessels that fringe Moreton Island. Buy tickets here.

    Mt Coot-tha

    Mt Coot-tha

    Mt Coot-tha
    30 mins North

    Take a walk to the top of Mount Coot-tha to see Brisbane's best look-out point, featuring spectacular views of the City and its surrounds. During your visit to this vantage point, you can enjoy fine dining in the restaurant or a coffee from the onsite cafe. Find out more.

    New Farm Park, Brisbane

    New Farm Park

    New Farm
    29 mins North

    Relax in the shaded surrounds of New Farm Park, a short drive east of Brisbane City and only 3 CityCat stops from the CBD. The park is a popular picnic spot for families and couples. Next door is the Brisbane Powerhouse, which has weekend farmers' markets.



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Google Map and Driving Directions

Please note that the driving times noted above are approximate. The Google Map below highlights the location of each of these attractions. To view a larger version of this map, click on the "Attractions near BHV" link below. You can use this map to find driving directions between Brisbane Holiday Village and any of these locations.

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