4/5 - Good
Verified traveler19 Sep. 2019
Great place to stay for football
The inner south-eastern suburb of Woolloongabba is full of surprises. Uncover treasures in the neighbourhood’s antiques stores or find your own cosy space in a café. Old-fashioned corner pubs still man the crossroads, while local restaurants serve up modern Australian fare. See history in the making at the Brisbane Cricket Ground, otherwise known as the Gabba. Cheer on the Brisbane Lions at a home game or reserve a seat for international cricket matches.
Family-friendly, Shopping and Dining
Visit Brisbane's premier shopping destination, where modern shops & boutiques are set behind 19th & 20th century building facades.
Take time out from the busy city centre and step into a paradise of calm with spacious green lawns, water features, flowers, public art and plant life.
Take a cosmic adventure with an enormous star projector, real artifacts from space missions and an observatory housed in Brisbane’s first planetarium.
Swim in the sparkling water of an inner-city beach, stroll through lush gardens and taste gourmet gelato all while staying close to Brisbane’s busy downtown area.
A stunningly landscaped park showcasing luscious rainforest, a scented garden, waterfalls and lagoons, where you can see eastern water dragons, turtles and eels.
Visit the largest koala sanctuary in the world to hug a koala, feed the kangaroos or watch a bird of prey show at this beautiful natural wildlife park.
Explore Brisbane's neighbors, Noosa and the Sunshine Coast, on this full-day tour. See the beautiful coastline of Noosa Heads, spend time at the famous Hastings Street, enjoy a scenic ferry ride on the Noosa River, and marvel at the breathtaking Glass House Mountains.
Spend a day at Brisbane's Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary; the world's first and largest koala sanctuary. Meet 130 koalas and 100 species of other Australian native animals, all in beautiful, natural settings.
Head out into Moreton Bay for a day of whale watching and fun island activities. The warm, sheltered bay is the ideal location for sea life, and you have a chance to spot whales as they go about their daily lives. Then, visit Tangalooma Island Resort for some beach-based relaxation.
Spend an afternoon on the Brisbane River aboard an iconic Kookaburra Queen paddle-wheeler for a relaxing outing with some of the city's best sights. This cruise combines a buffet lunch with live music on the venerable vessel, all as you admire sensational attractions along the waterfront.
Uncover the history of Australia's very own XXXX beer with more than 140 years of brewing behind it! Discover the heritage of this locally produced beer and browse the many selections provided. Then sample some of the finest beers in Queensland, and learn how to pour the perfect glass.
Spend a day in the paradise of Moreton Island, where you can enjoy one of the most spectacular spots off the Australian coast. Relax on the golden beaches, take to the water for some incredible views on a transparent kayak or paddleboard, or ride a toboggan down the island's dunes.
Wayne27 Oct. 2018
I will not be staying at the Princess Regent ever again. Very disappointed with it all