Wittonga Park is a cool shady space with something for everyone, tucked away in the leafy westside suburb of The Gap.
Spread over several hectares of landscaped parklands, Logan Gardens is a green oasis in the midst of an otherwise bustling region
Crockatt Park can be found on the foreshore of Bramble Bay and is a must-visit for families.
Redbank Plains Recreation Reserve is an attractive state of the art twin playground and leisure reserve
Karawatha Forest Park boasts Queensland's first nature play space and brand new Discovery Centre, Brisbane City Council's only environment education centre on the southside.
This is one of a handful of parks where children and dogs can happily co-exist as they run free under the watchful eye of their owners.
This park nestled in Bardon’s foothills is a peaceful shady ground for picnicking and small child’s play.
Hugging the shores of Lake Samsonvale, this tranquil and spacious eucalypt treed reserve is arguably one of the best picnic and barbecue spots around.
This splendid green oasis on the edge of Capalaba incorporates a superb master planned all abilities playground, a spacious dog off leash area, lily ponds and a myriad of paths.
Colmslie Reserve is an eden-like grove and parkland, complete with sandy beach, that appears like a mirage down a long tree-lined drive in the midst of an industrial area of Murarrie.
There are two entrances to this tract of preserved bushland over the top of sealed off mine tunnels in Ipswich's heart.
Aside from the cockatoo and galah hillside gatherings, the best part of Dorrington Park is the colourful storybook Enchanted Forest (the unofficial name by which Dorrington Park is known).
Tucked into the base of the headland is this fantastic secluded seafront park that most people bypass on the way to the nearby Stradbroke Ferry terminal.
On weekend afternoons this park resembles a village green in England as families, dog walkers, picnickers and sports players descend on the tree-bordered grassy expanse to enjoy the last of the day’s sun.
The main drawcard of this park is the well equipped playground for children of all ages that comes surrounded by grassy fields, bike paths and plentiful eating nooks.
These beautiful lush hectares of meadowland in the centre of Brisbane’s east have at their heart one of the rare surviving lagoons from pre-settlement days.

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Dangerous Liaisons is a hedonistic tale of love, virtue and humanity
One of the world's best mountain film festivals returns to Brisbane on Mar 26
Join the McGregor crew at their Autumn Retreat 2019 for a splendid weekend of creativity
Brewed & Batched - Queenslander Edition returns to Treasury Brisbane in March
Why are we obsessed with Identity? Join Kenan Malik for a fascinating talk
Opera Queensland opens its 2019 season with A Flowering Tree at QPAC From April 2 to 6
Mystery in the Air revives the Golden Age of radio drama at QUT Gardens Theatre
Regatta Fair is a 3-day festival of food, beer, wine, whisky and live music at Brisbane's iconic Regatta Hotel
Mission Discovery 5-Day Space and STEAM Program is a unique opportunity for kids this school holiday