Best Things To Do in Brisbane
Much of Brisbane's activity takes place around the winding Brisbane River, which slithers its way through the city and other parts of southeastern Queensland. Make the most of the water by renting a kayak or stand-up paddle board from the Riverlife Adventure Centre. Prefer to admire the scene with two feet firmly planted on ground? The Parklands at South Bank are the cultural hub of Brisbane, offering the city's finest arts venue, QAGOMA, along with spectacular views of the water from the Wheel of Brisbane and the Clem Jones Promenade. For an even more impressive scene, head up to the Mount Coot-tha Lookout where you'll be met with 360-degree views that stretch as far as neighboring Moreton Bay. If you're in the mood to lounge, grab your mates and head to one of Brisbane's many outdoor spaces, like the Roma Street Parklands or the City Botanic Gardens.
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