Cruise the Brisbane River and see a whole new side to Brisbane on an electric picnic boat - and they're dog friendly!
Brisbane’s biggest new park in 50 years has started taking shape, with the golf course now a mega picnic ground with city views
Hoop Pine Picnic Area is an expansive outdoor space that lies between well-known JC Slaughter Falls Picnic Area and the lesser known Silky Oak Picnic Area
Silky Oak Picnic Area is a beautiful green space of gently sloping grass, just perfect for laying down the picnic rug for a lazy day out in nature
Gold Mine Picnic Area on Mt Coot-tha is shaded by towering gum trees with an historic gold mine only a short walk away, and if you're lucky, you may even spot a koala
Grey Gum Picnic Area is a shady picnic spot on the eastern side of Mt Coot-Tha
Here's 10 top spots around Brisbane where you can picnic in the park with family and friends
These beautiful gardens sprawl along the river and were established in the early 1920s. They are unique in that they contain 1,000+ species of almost entirely native flora
Tucked well into the bush at the foot of Mt Coot-tha and yet only a short drive from the city, Simpson Falls provides an idyllic gum-shaded expanse of green

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

A blissfully unique and social way of ‘wining’ on a Friday afternoon
Oktoberfest Brisbane is back for 6 massive festival days
Brisbane's original Oktoberfest is back at the Brisbane German Club
Experience rocket launching, drone flying & more
Take off to Rio for a night of hypnotic bossa nova rhythms!
The 162nd running of the Warwick Credit Union Warwick Cup
Experience Brisbane's Spring Racing Carnival
A spooktacular night out for the whole family with the park transformed
Don't miss your chance to sing along with one of the greatest musicals of all time
EDITOR'S PICK

Mary Poppins

Seen by tens of millions of people worldwide is this magical stage adaptation of the wonderful stories by Queensland-born author PL Travers
Mary Poppins
EDITOR'S PICK

HAMILTON

The Tony®, Grammy®, Olivier and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical is coming to Brisbane from January 27!
HAMILTON
MUST DO

PamPawCation at Brisbane Marriott Hotel

Treat your pooch to a luxury escape in a 5-star hotel in the heart of Brisbane City
PamPawCation Brisbane Marriott Hotel
EDITOR'S PICK FOR KIDS

The Gruffalo's Child

The captivating sequel to much-loved children’s tale The Gruffalo comes to life on stage in a magical, musical adaptation
The Gruffalo's Child
MUST GO

Milbi Festival

Bundaberg's 10-day Milbi Festival celebrates turtles and connection to country with live performances, tours & foodie experiences
Milbi Festival
THIS WEEKEND

Sep 30 - Oct 3

From free music in the park to mirror mazes, SATC-inspired cocktail tasting & an indie film festival, some top things to do this long weekend in Brisbane
This Weekend Sep 30 - Oct 3
BCC TREASURE TROVES

Sports & Leisure Equipment

A massive secondhand sport and leisure equipment sale is happening at Brisbane City Council's Treasure Troves
BCC Treasure Troves Sport & Leisure
ESCAPE

Destination Bundaberg

Stunning nature, historic charm & amazing foodie experiences - there is so much to discover in the Bundaberg region
Destination Bundaberg
SPOOKTACULAR FUN

Halloween Putt Putt

Get into the spirit of Halloween on the green with friends or family for a day or night of spooktacular fun
Halloween Putt Putt
COMING UP

What's on in October in & near Brisbane

From Mary Poppins, Oktoberfest and Paniyiri to Brian Cox and a Rocky Horror show star on stage, some top things to do in & around Brisbane
What's On in October
Mary Poppins coming to QPAC in Oct!
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