Best Trips to the Country

from Brisbane

Jump in the car and get a breath of fresh country air this weekend, with these great country towns, historic pubs, markets and scenic drives not far from Brisbane:

Head to Southern Queensland Country for an unforgettable drive along the most beautiful country roads in Australia
Why not combine a scenic weekend drive with a visit to one of these fantastic country markets?
Fill up the tank and head to the countryside for these beautiful day trips within an hour of Brisbane
Combine a scenic drive to the country with a visit to one of these classic country pubs

Brisbane is the perfect base to explore SE Qld, so check out our full list of scenic day trips from Brisbane that you can take HERE! Safe driving!

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Brisbane’s favourite adults-only Christmas cabaret comedy
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Celebrate Joy to the World at Warner Bros. Movie World this December
this year you can enjoy the QAGOMA Christmas Design Market all weekend
Let this be your new Haunt!
When was the last time you took your teddy bear to the theatre?
A blissfully unique and social way of ‘wining’
Visitors can engage with artwork in this interactive exhibition
Enjoy some joyful live entertainment in Queen Street Mall this silly season!
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Lord Mayor's Christmas Carols

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The Gruffalo's Child

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Jingle

From the creators of Cirque Bon Bon and Cirque OLIO, an all ages singing, dancing, magic, circus and comedy Xmas show spectacular
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