Brisbane Holiday Packages
Queensland's capital is a major centre of culture
Brisbane’s attractions such as the Queensland Museum, Queen Street Mall and South Bank Parklands, are as exciting as the landscape is lush. Balmy weather calls for alfresco dining – either in the shade or under the stars at one of the city’s fine riverside restaurants or stylish watering holes.
Things to do
Brisbane regularly hosts world-class events at venues like the Queensland Art Gallery opens in new window and Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) opens in new window, the crown jewel of a crowded cultural scene. It’s the largest modern, purpose-built art museum in the Southern Hemisphere and has a well-earned reputation for staging exclusive Australian and international exhibitions.
The world’s third-largest sand island is just outside of Brisbane. Moreton Island opens in new window is home to crystal-clear lakes and lagoons, abundant wildflowers, pristine beaches and towering sand dunes. Dive or snorkel to experience the wrecks and colourful reefs here but be sure to be shore-side at dusk to handfeed the dolphins.
Beneath the archetypal tin roofs and beyond the verandahs of two neighbouring Queenslander homes on the corner of Alfred and Constance opens in new window streets in Fortitude Valley you'll find an eating, drinking and merriment complex to answer every desire – high-end pub grub, café, beer garden, cocktails, late-night dessert bar.
Wine and dine
Gourmands take heed: the daily-changing, multi-course degustation menu at Esquire opens in new windowis the fine dining centrepiece of Queensland’s capital. Next door, sister establishment Esq. takes a more relaxed approach with a simple and casual à la carte menu.
Distance to city centre 16 km
Train Frequent Airtrain opens in new window services cover the city and suburbs. The trip to Central Station takes around 30 minutes and the fare is about AUD$18 (cheaper if booked online).
Taxi The trip into central Brisbane will take around 20 minutes and cost around AUD$50 (plus a AUD$3.70 airport surcharge).
Shuttle Con-x-ion opens in new window buses meet every flight, fares into central Brisbane are around AUD$20 depending on destination.
When to go
Temperatures in the humid summer months (December–February) average around 30 °C though this is also the time of heaviest rainfall. During autumn (March–May), the days are warm and the nights are cool while winter (June–August) sees similar conditions, though with slightly lower temperatures. Warm and sunny, spring (September–November) is marked by cool sea breezes.
Use the touch-on, touch-off go card opens in new window, which is accepted on buses, CityCats, ferries and trains. Go cards are available at most newsagents and at the Translink office at the Visitor Information Centre on the Queen Street Mall. For easy (and free) city exploration, the free Loop bus service opens in new window is a hop-on, hop-off circuit of the city centre running both a clockwise and an anti-clockwise route. It runs every 10 minutes from 7am to 6pm, Monday to Friday.
Brisbane Holiday Packages
Mantra Terrace Hotel
Mantra Terrace Hotel is a modern and stylish boutique hotel located on leafy Astor Terrace, just a short walk to the city centre and the best Brisbane has to offer.
Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane
Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane is situated on the highest point in Brisbane's Central Business District. Opposite the picturesque Roma Street Parklands most rooms offer breathtaking views of the City, Parklands or Brisbane River
Stamford Plaza Brisbane
Ideally positioned on the banks of the Brisbane River and a stone's throw of the Botanic Gardens and the City's business and shopping precincts, Stamford Plaza Brisbane is a corporate hotel by day and a sparkling entertainment venue by night.
Rydges South Bank Brisbane
Rydges South Bank boasts 304 recently redesigned and refurbished guest rooms featuring complimentary unlimited wireless internet available for all guests throughout the hotel.
Mantra South Bank, Brisbane
Mantra South Bank is conveniently located on Grey Street, opposite the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre and within walking distance of several major tourist attractions including the Queensland Performing Arts Complex, State Art Gallery and Museum, and South Bank Parklands
Oaks Brisbane Casino Tower Suites
Located in Brisbane's most significant historical precinct, Oaks Casino Towers has vistas of the city or the Brisbane River and South Bank, with its museums, art galleries and theatres.
The Calile Hotel
The Calile Hotel celebrates contrasts. A subtropical resort on a city streetscape, the hotel combines modern amenities with timeless architecture, fusing attentive hospitality and authentic interactions.
Art Series - The Fantauzzo
Carved into the cliff under Story Bridge, with an impressive presence, overlooking the new Howard Smith Wharves prescient, The Fantauzzo takes inspiration from acclaimed Australian painter Vincent Fantauzzo
Mantra on Mary
Mantra on Mary offers you stylish accommodation and easy access to the very best Brisbane has to offer.
Hilton Brisbane is centrally located in Brisbane, a 3-minute walk from Queen Street Mall and 6 minutes by foot from Treasury Casino.
Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane, Anzac Square
Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square is a beautifully restored 4.5 star heritage property situated in one of the most sought after positions in the CBD.
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