It’s the perfect day trip whether you have kids or not – there is something for everyone!
The Wheel of Brisbane
See amazing panoramic views of Brisbane City on the iconic Wheel of Brisbane. Tickets start at $14 and checkout the other ticket deals they have to offer.
Make the most of the warmer days by swimming at Southbank
With the warmer days coming to an end, make the most of Southbank’s popular man-made beach, Streets Beach. There is also the Boat Pool as well as the interactive and educational play pool, Aquativity. All three are patrolled by lifeguards and free to use.
Activities for the kids
Little Days Out is a free weekly workshop for kids, providing a range of activities, held every Thursday from 9 am – 1 pm. To check out the upcoming workshops, click here.
The Collective Markets
If you are visiting Southbank on Friday night, Saturday or Sunday, be sure to check out the popular markets! Stalls ranging from local made crafts, art, jewellery, clothing, home decor and more, it’ll be hard to leave without something! There are also food and beverage stalls and live music, making it the perfect outing for everyone. Friday markets trade from 5 – 9pm, Saturday 10 am – 9 pm and Sunday 9 am – 4 pm.
Have a picnic
Southbank is the perfect place to have a picnic, with free barbecues facilities and two massive playgrounds for the kids to enjoy while you relax. For more information, click here.
There are endless restaurants and cafes located in Southbank, you won’t have any trouble finding somewhere to eat. You’ll find a strip of restaurants overlooking the Brisbane River, several within Southbank Parklands and more along Grey Street, catering for every type of craving. The only trouble is choosing where to eat from so many amazing selections! Check out the dining guide for Southbank here.
Head out for some drinks
Southbank is home too several cool and trendy bars, such as Little Big House, dessert cocktail bar Cowch, Soleil Pool Bar for something a little more fancy, or The Plough Inn for some beer, sports and a good pub feed. If you’re heading out on a Sunday, be sure to check out Soho Sundays at The Fox Hotel, popular for Sunday drinks.
Stroll through Southbank
Enjoy a relaxing walk through Southbank, with the famous walking track, The Arbour, taking you through Southbank under stunning architecture. The Clem Jones Promenade is a scenic river walk, beautiful either day or night. Speed through all the walking tracks and bridges by renting a bicycle from CityCycle. With three CityCycle stations located throughout Southbank, this is an affordable way to see as much of Southbank in short period of time. For more information on CityCycle and more popular walks, click here.
See a movie
Checkout the latest movies at Southbank Cineplex, with cheap and affordable ticket prices. The Cineplex also offers free parking for ticket holders.
BOOK WITH BRISBANE HOLIDAY VILLAGE
As for your accommodation, Brisbane Holiday Village has you covered. We have a range of different style self-contained cabins to accommodate your needs plus a variety of caravan grounds including unpowered and powered camping sites.
Our village offers a variety of resort facilities including FREE WiFi and onsite parking. You don’t feel like cooking? No worries, hang up the apron and step into our spacious, modern hotel restaurant for a special treat or relax at the pool without a worry in the world. Book now bring your friends and family to enjoy this great event.
We are only 15 km from Southbank. You can drive there or catch public transport from the bus station in front of the park or the bus depot at Garden City, only a 15min walk from us. The next train station is only 5km from Brisbane Holiday Village and takes you straight to South Brisbane Station.
View our rates and book online – it’s easy. Or phone our friendly Reservations Team on 07 3341 6133.
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January 13, 2022
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