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1012 Sir Samel Griffith Drive, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful lookout near the summit of the mountain where you can see a spectacular view of Brisbane. We've visited here a few times on different occasions. In my opinion, Brisbane looks beautiful no matter on the weather. Even when we came on a stormy afternoon,...More

Thank Liberty-Ivan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a few hours to kill before heading to the airport so we ended up coming here. There is a botanical garden at the base and a lookout at the top. The top also has a souvenir shop, cafe and restaurant. There were quite a...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

A must go to place when family and friends are in town and have never seen this beautiful city. The cafe here is quite good as well for an enjoyable coffee or beer with an amazing view. Watch out for the kookabaras though, they are...More

Thank David H
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

The views from mt coot-tha are just amazing . It’s easy to find with the day nav on. There is a limited supply of car parking at the top but we managed to get parked ok . There is a loverly cafe / restaurant at...More

Thank Jimpendrigh
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Avoid the commercial trails and go exploring. The hill is littered with unmaintained trails and goat tracks that meander through the valleys and creeks. All are safe and lead to surrounding suburbs so you can't get lost. Most tracks are located and trackable on GPS

Thank jdhwiley
Reviewed May 1, 2018

The big attraction is the view at the lookout, which certainty is beautiful. However, there are a number of walking trails within Mt Coot-tha that are very good for walking. The Mahogany Trail is very pleasant, as is the walk to JC Slaughter Falls. We...More

1  Thank Belgo96
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Mt coot- tha is well worth a visit to the top the veiw is absolutely amazing you get a 360 veiw if Brisbane . There is a very nice cafe with a gift shop. There is ample parking at the top as most people only...More

Thank Jimpendrigh
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a favourite for us. So easy to get to and park. Worth a visit any time of day. Particularly love coming up here at night and having a hot chocolate while watching the view. It could do with some more disabled parking but...More

Thank pauie
Reviewed March 20, 2018

We regularly take the kids up at night time for ice cream. The views never get old and it's so beautiful to watch the city twinkling. We also like to do the trail walks up from J.C Slaughter Falls to the summit. It's a great...More

1  Thank MeandHeplusthree
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Need to do some serious physical training prior to heading to PNG to do the Kokoda track. Mt Cootha provides a number of tracks across the mountain with some graded easy for a leisurely stroll, through to hard. Over the past few days I have...More

1  Thank 188petere
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Response from mooseandbok2006 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes the bus does go all the way up to the top. We caught the 471 from Wickham Terrace, this then stops at The Botanic Gardens before continuing on to the lookout. Hope this helps.