Winter has definitely arrived in Brisbane and here are the happening places to experience a dose of frost-inspired charm. From Nordic igloos overlooking the Brisbane River to the outdoor ice rink in King George Square, Brisbane is ready to celebrate all things cold.
Customs House is hosting the Absolut Igloo Bar - where guests can enjoy spiced winter cocktails, kranski and sauerkraut, whole baked brie and chocolate fondue, while overlooking the Brisbane River in comfortable Nordic style...more
An outdoor ice rink and ice slide have popped up in King George Square. This is a unique opportunity to glide and twirl in true European style right in front of Brisbane's City Hall. Bobby Skate Aids and skates are available for hire....more
The Alliance Hotel in Spring Hill has its very own apres-ski lodge bar. The Chalet Bar is appropriately located in the hotel cellar and is an ideal hideaway to enjoy a warming winter schnapps or two...more
Escape to Switzerland for the night at Des Alpes Restaurant in Mitchelton. The menu features a range of rosti potatoes, sweet or savory crepes and a very popular cheese fondue - a sociable way to enjoy a winter's evening...more
Warm the cockles with a a hearty meal of authentic German sausages, Sauerbraten (beef pot roast) or pork knuckles at The German Club. Gluhwein, schnapps and German beers are also available at the bar...more