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Mount Coot-tha Lookout

Address: 1012 Sir Samuel Griffith Drive | Brisbane Lookout, Mt Coot-Tha, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
Phone Number: 3369 9922
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Ranked #8 of 130 Attractions in Brisbane
Type: Lookouts, Outdoors
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Either ride or walk to get to the summit. It'll be just that more satisfying when you get to the top and view the breathtaking views. This is the spot to take any visitors staying in Brisbane. Start you walk at the slaughter falls carpark at the base of the mountain. The path is well keep and has water fountains... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

We took a stop here off of the Hop-on-Hop-off bus. Perfect scenic pictures! We stayed for lunch and it was tasty. We had the best view at the cafe.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Eventhough I stayed in Brisbane for the past 2 years, I never actually got the chance to see the entire city all at one go.This mount gave me this opportunity. I managed to see the entire city from a bird's eye view. If you are coming during Summer make sure you bring a jacket as it gets kinda cold due... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a great spot for getting an all round view of Brisbane. Cafe is pricey and overrated but the view is fab and really nice at night. Reccommend it for visitors to Brisbane.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

not spectacular,but the advantage is the botanical garden at the base of the mount which is first class

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Watch your speed heading up the mountain, it's a favorite for police radars. The winding roads and full mountain circuit are popular with riders, only a short distance from the CBD. Cafe at the top does a good Devonshire and is certainly worth making some time to visit and indulge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Definitely worth a visit, the bus up there wasn't that expensive with a Go card (travel card for Brisbane) and the views were great. You can see the whole of Brisbane and there is a nice cafe up there where you can sit and relax and look out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I have been here many times throughout my life and the views are great, On a clear day you can see the whole City and surrounding suburbs as far as your eye can see. It does get busy at times with tourists which is to be expected, The Cafe has great Ice cream and the restaurant serves a average lunch.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Mount Coot-tha Lookout is definitely worth a visit, great panoramic views of Brisbane. A nice spot for taking photos. We were there recently for lunch - the Summit Restaurant is beautiful, has great food & service and, is the ideal place to dine for that special lunch or dinner.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

if one visits Brisbane, one must be taken here. This is where you can enjoy a birds eye view of Brisbane. It is a really nice spot to have a picnic. But do bring a jumper on a cloudy day, it gets quite chilly due to the strong winds. It also gets quite crowded, so expect the lookout to be... More

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