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Mount Coot-tha Lookout

1012 Sir Samuel Griffith Drive | Brisbane Lookout, Mt Coot-Tha, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
3369 9922
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

I've taken international visitors to Mount Coot-tha to show them the layout of the Brisbane City basin by day. Then stayed for a sumptuous meal at the Summit Restaurant as the sun set and Brisbane shows all her true colours. If a snack is preferred then stop by the cafe until late for a nightcap overlooking the city, and don't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Fantastic views over the city and Brisbane river all the way to Moreton bay. For even more fun take one of the hiking trails and take a walk up the mountain, have a coffee at the lookout and then walk back down.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

If your idea of getting a good feel of the layout, size of an area and an overall impression of a city is get up high and have a look, then Mt Cootha is for you. Situated right on the edge of the residential area of Brisbane, it provides the perfect outlook over city and suburbs. While the only thing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Make the effort to see the view over Brisbane from the summit. There are numerous walking paths, cycle routes, bus or in the car, so no excuse for not visiting at any time of the day for a fantastic view over Brisbane. Fully recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Great place to visit for fantastic views over the city and out into Moreton Bay and beyond. Enjoy a great coffee and cake from the kiosk or a magical dinner at the Summit restaurant with amazing night time views of the city. A beautiful place to spend time with someone special.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

We took our Norwegian visitors up Mount Coot-tha. It was a magnificent day and they were able to put everything into perspective, and really see the lay out of Brisbane. It was our second trip up there and we enjoyed it more than the first as we have now got to know Brisbane a little better

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Every time we have a visitor come to Brisbane we take them here and every time they love it! It is a special place and at night it shows off Brisbane in all it's glory. Well worth the time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

This look-out gives you almost a 360° over the whole of the City ! If you're looking for exceptional night-time photos with a wide-angle lens...this is where you need to be. The Restaurant doesn't have a big variety and therefore I think they do justice to each dish they serve. Very friendly staff and efficient (for Brisbane..!) service. I've never... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Been here a few times, the views are just great especially at night. Lovely spot for a picnic, lots of parking. There is a great cafe for lunch and coffees and ice creams. There are restrooms and a little souvenir shop. There is also a beautiful full service restaurant on site which had a wedding going on when we were... More

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Hervey Bay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Visited the lookout on a "hop on hop off" bus tour. wonderful view [ we were lucky it was a clear day. Lovely lunch to be had there also, with views of course/

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