Brisbane Travel Guide

Renowned as one of Australia's most liveable cities, Brisbane is the state capital of Queensland. Also known as the 'Sunshine State' for its year round sunny pleasant weather, Brisbane is a melting pot of history, culture, shopping, dining and nightlife. Modern architecture beautifully contrasts with impressive historic buildings that complete the city's stunning skyline that comes alive at night. Brisbane is also home to an excellent cultural precinct featuring museums, galleries, theatres and festivals and is also within an hour of the beaches of the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast.

Brisbane Accommodation

Conveniently located close to the city's shopping, dining, nightlife, culture and attractions, Brisbane accommodation ranges in style and price to suit all tastes and budgets. Whether you want to stay in absolute luxury in the heart of the city or are looking for an affordable option away from the hustle and bustle, Brisbane has a number of accommodation options to choose from. Enjoying a great range of onsite facilities and comfortable rooms with quality interiors and amenities, most accommodation enjoys views of the cityscape.

Brisbane Activities

Brisbane is a diverse city with a wide range of activities and attractions to suit all visitors. Nearby South Bank is a culture and recreation precinct offering entertainment, dining, galleries and the museum which perfectly represents the Queensland lifestyle. If you're feeling a bit more adventurous take a Crime or Ghost tour around the city but if you'd just prefer to relax, cruise the river on the famous paddle steamer the Kookaburra Queen. Fortitude Valley, known by the locals as 'The Valley' is a nightlife hub as well as colourful Chinatown while the iconic XXXX Brewery is just minutes away and stylish Sirromet Wines just a short drive from the CBD. Check out our huge selection of cruises from Brisbane to the South Pacific.

Brisbane Packages

Brisbane holiday packages are an excellent way to thoroughly explore the city, taking in all the highlights, while still enjoying significant savings. Designed to offer discounts and save you time, travellers can choose to combine all their holiday needs including flights, transfers, accommodation and travel insurance with added extras such as meals, tours and more. Choose one of the excellent existing packages or customise a package to suit your individual needs with the expert local knowledge of our travel consultants.

Brisbane Facts

Said to be 'beautiful one day and perfect the next', Brisbane is the third largest city in Australia. Service charges do not apply in Brisbane and tipping isn't compulsory however for exceptional service you may wish to give to a small tip. Brisbane's International and Domestic Airport is conveniently located within minutes of the CBD and the city itself is just over an hour from the beautiful beaches of the Sunshine and Gold Coasts.