Brisbane's 10 Best Waterfront Bars

Brisbane's waterfront bars are the place to be in the heat, with 4 overwater bars joining the list

Felons Brewing Co is Brisbane’s best-located microbrewery, a showpiece of the Howard Smith Wharves
Tide Wine Bar and Casual Dining sits perched in prime position overlooking the Manly Marina on the William Gunn Jetty
Mr Percival’s is Brisbane’s stunning octagonal overwater bar jutting out over the river in prime position at the Howard Smith Wharves
STOKEBAR Q has the best seats in South Bank, alongside the iconic Stokehouse restaurant at River Quay
The Sunset Cabana bar at Customs House is the perfect spot for sundown drinks with stunning views
Arc Dining & Wine Bar is a stunning dining pavilion and waterfront bar at the New Farm end of Howard Smith Wharves
Mary Mae's is a sprawling New Orleans-inspired riverside bar restaurant on the ground floor of the Brisbane Powerhouse
Is it a bar or a restaurant – both really, but who cares when you’re sitting on the wide jutting balcony inhaling the cool river air
Riverland, located down bustling Eagle Street is Brisbane’s hottest social setting, with an 80ft bar and five shipping containers serving street food

This super popular casual bar and eatery sits in one of Brisbane's prime riverfront positions with stunning Story Bridge views

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Quilty is a stunning exhibition of the works of contemporary artist Ben Quilty
Australia's biggest Inflatable Fun Park is coming to Brisbane
The BBQ & Beer Roadshow at Redland Showgrounds where you can sample delicious BBQ meat and craft brews
Join award-winning author Tara June Winch in conversation with Melissa Lucashenko
Logan Live is a month-long celebration of live music
Queensland Music Festival returns for 3 weeks in July
Portside Wharf is hosting a decadent chocolate festival
A hilarious and occasionally poignant portrait of the 24th Prime Minister of Australia
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash-hit rock musical, School of Rock, is coming to QPAC in July

Winter School Holiday Activities

Keep the kids busy this winter school holidays with Brisbane City Council’s fantastic free and low-cost school holiday activities
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