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Ranked #1 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Game/ Entertainment Centers; Playgrounds
Owner description: Choose from restaurants, cafes, a lagoon, a beautiful beach, playgrounds, gardens and walkways or barbecue and picnic areas... more » Owner description: Choose from restaurants, cafes, a lagoon, a beautiful beach, playgrounds, gardens and walkways or barbecue and picnic areas to enjoy your day at South Bank Parklands. « less
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Ranked #2 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas

Lone Pine Koala Santuary in Brisbane is a wonderful place to visit for all the family if you're interested in Australian fauna. It's one of the few Australian zoos which enables... more »

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Ranked #3 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #4 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Gardens; Parks
Owner description: Scenic park located right in the middle of the city features colorful subtropical gardens and Celebration Lawn, a green oasis... more » Owner description: Scenic park located right in the middle of the city features colorful subtropical gardens and Celebration Lawn, a green oasis for picnicking, flying kites or just relaxing. « less
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Ranked #5 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Bodies of Water
Owner description: The Brisbane River is perfect for adventure, leisure and recreation. Go kayaking, stand up paddleboarding or take a trip on a... more » Owner description: The Brisbane River is perfect for adventure, leisure and recreation. Go kayaking, stand up paddleboarding or take a trip on a City Cat. Celebrate the Brisbane River at a Riverfire function or just have a picnic in the riverside parkland. The Kangaroo Point Cliffs are a great vantage point to see the Brisbane River, or go rock climbing or abseiling with Riverlife Adventure Centre. Try Story Bridge Adventure climb, cycle, rollerblade or go for a jog. Dance with the local aboriginal tribe, Mirrabooka or visit South Bank. However you look at it you can't visit Brisbane without experiencing the River. Then cruise out to Tangalooma Island Resort for a must do experience. Enjoy! « less
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Ranked #6 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #7 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Libraries
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Ranked #8 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Owner description: Golf Central BNE is a state of the art golf entertainment facility that is located at Brisbane Airport alongside the DFO and... more » Owner description: Golf Central BNE is a state of the art golf entertainment facility that is located at Brisbane Airport alongside the DFO and Novotel Brisbane Airport.Golf Central BNE is spread across 17ha and includes a 50 bay driving range, mini golf course, coaching centre, TaylorMade Performance Lab and a licensed bar and cafe that specialises in parties and events. « less
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Ranked #9 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Islands; National Parks; Ferries/ Boats
Owner description: Considered Queensland's first historic national park, this island features the ruins of a colonial prison, once known as the... more » Owner description: Considered Queensland's first historic national park, this island features the ruins of a colonial prison, once known as the "hell hole of the South Pacific." « less
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Ranked #10 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Owner description: Suncorp Stadium is Queensland’s premier sports and outdoor concert venue. It is a 52,500 seat, state-of-the art, world-class... more » Owner description: Suncorp Stadium is Queensland’s premier sports and outdoor concert venue. It is a 52,500 seat, state-of-the art, world-class stadium hosting national and international Rugby League, Rugby Union, soccer and concerts. « less
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Ranked #11 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Gardens; Lookouts; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: An oasis for wildlife, the Gardens feature 52 hectares of plants from Australia and all around the world. Horticultural and... more » Owner description: An oasis for wildlife, the Gardens feature 52 hectares of plants from Australia and all around the world. Horticultural and art and craft shows are displayed in the Auditorium most weekends and free volunteer guided walks leave the Information Centre, Monday to Saturday (except public holidays) at 11 am and 1 pm. Alternatively you may like to explore the Gardens via one, or all, of the three self-guided trails available. « less
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Ranked #12 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #13 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Lookouts
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Ranked #14 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: History Museums; Theaters; Art Museums
Owner description: One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a performing arts complex, an art gallery, a museum and... more » Owner description: One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a performing arts complex, an art gallery, a museum and a number of food outlets for all budgets. « less
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Ranked #15 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The revitalised Museum of Brisbane is located on top of the newly restored Brisbane City Hall. Our story is Brisbane’‚™s... more » Owner description: The revitalised Museum of Brisbane is located on top of the newly restored Brisbane City Hall. Our story is Brisbane’‚™s story – the lives of those who lived here, the events that have shaped our history and the places that we hold dear. As a museum dedicated to the city, we celebrate the people, places and stories of Brisbane.Museum of Brisbane presents these stories through an innovative mix of social history and visual arts. Every exhibition is an opportunity to discover more about ourselves and our city. Our carefully curated events, workshops and tours are designed to help you delve even deeper.We are a space where stories unfold – a place for‚ meaningful dialogue; enjoyable, entertaining experiences; and a place to explore and share in the identity of Brisbane.While the Museum‚™’s story is only 10 years old, we are the narrators of a story far older: Brisbane’‚™s story. « less
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Ranked #16 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Theaters; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #17 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Bridges
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Ranked #18 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #19 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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Ranked #20 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Zoos
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Ranked #21 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #22 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Brisbane's most famous landmark features the circular Concert Hall, a world-famous grand piano organ and a majestic view from... more » Owner description: Brisbane's most famous landmark features the circular Concert Hall, a world-famous grand piano organ and a majestic view from the clock tower. « less
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Ranked #23 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
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Ranked #24 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Museums
Owner description: Queensland Museum is a museum of natural history, cultural heritage, science and human achievement that tells the changing... more » Owner description: Queensland Museum is a museum of natural history, cultural heritage, science and human achievement that tells the changing story of Queensland, Australia.The Museum houses permanent and changing exhibitions that connect visitors to Queensland, its people and Queensland’s place in the world - past, present and future, through exhibitions, displays and public programs.We also host exciting touring exhibitions from Australia and around the world. There is always something new to see at Queensland Museum! « less
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Ranked #25 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Science Museums
Owner description: The Sciencentre is a permanent interactive science exhibition offering an exciting, interactive and experience-rich... more » Owner description: The Sciencentre is a permanent interactive science exhibition offering an exciting, interactive and experience-rich environment for all ages. There are no visitors at the Sciencentre - everyone is a participant!Housing permanent and changing exhibitions and providing in-depth education experiences and innovative Science Theatre shows, it is a must-see destination for children, families, schools and even grownups!The Sciencentre is located on Level 1 of Queensland Museum. Admission charges apply for entry to the Sciencentre; tickets are available from the ticket counter on Level 2 of the Museum.Part of Brisbane’s Cultural Precinct, the Sciencentre is within walking distance of the Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Performing Arts Centre and the State Library of Queensland. The Cultural Precinct sits alongside South Bank, a vibrant mix of parkland, recreational and commercial space on the Brisbane River across from the Central Business District. « less
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Ranked #26 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Religious Sites

  St John's Anglican Cathedral Brisbane is the last great neo-gothic Cathedral to be built in the southern hemisphere.  On 22 May 1901, the Duke of Cornwall and York, later... more »

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Ranked #27 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
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Ranked #28 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums
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Ranked #29 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #30 of 153 attractions in Brisbane
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Located in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Boggo Road was one of the most notorious prisons of the Twentieth century. But... more » Owner description: Located in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Boggo Road was one of the most notorious prisons of the Twentieth century. But most of its secrets are yet to be revealed.The former prison has reopened as a cultural-heritage tourist attraction.Through Historical Tours, Historical Re-enactments & Immersions, Educational Experiences, Functions & Events – complimented by the presence of the Prison Players – the drama and stories of human beings, their failings and their achievements, within the walls of Boggo Road Gaol, are brought to life.Enter. Escape the 21st century… « less
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