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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island
Brisbane City
Coochiemudlo Island
Glasshouse Mountains
Logan City
Moreton Island
Nth Sradbroke Island
Redland Bay
St Helena

Queensland (Qld)

Fraser Coast
Gold Coast
Outback Qld
Southern Downs
Sunshine Coast
Tropical North Qld

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The capital of Queensland, Brisbane is very cosmopolitan and has a wonderful, relaxing atmosphere. With the Sunshine Coast to the north and the Gold Coast to the south, Brisbane's domestic and international airports make it an ideal entry point to Australia's most popular tourist destinations.

Brisbane Attractions:
Explore the vibrant city centre, cruise the waters of Moreton Bay, take in the spectacular views from Mt Coot-tha or get involved in one of Brisbane City Council's recreation and leisure programs.

Brisbane City Life:
A wealth of Brizzie information for visitors and locals including links to sites with maps and other information for all you need to know about the city of Brisbane.

Experience Brisbane:
Step outside the cosmopolitan centre and rush full-on into the Brisbane experience -- the villages, cities and places within 60 or so minutes of Brisbane's downtown.

The Courier Mail:
The biggest-selling daily newspaper and major news breaker in Queensland.

Brisbane Accommodation

Airport 85:
Located 5 minutes from the Brisbane Airports. When you arrive at any of Brisbane's Airport Terminals, call the customer care line 1800 624 494 for prompt transfer to your accommodation.

Brisbane Hotel Guide:
Selection of hotel accommodation around Brisbane, with discounts for booking online.

Hilton Brisbane: (Reserve a Room)
The 321-room Hilton Brisbane, at 190 Elizabeth Street, is the most centrally located deluxe hotel in Australia's fastest growing city, close to the Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Marriott Hotel Brisbane: (Reserve a Room)
The Brisbane Marriott Hotel, at 515 Queen Street, is the epitome of five-star elegance. Boutique in size, grand in style and service, perfectly positioned overlooking the Brisbane River and only a short walk to the corporate and financial heart of the city.

Brisbane Arts

La Boite Theatre:
La Boite is proud of its long history of nurturing young and new artistic talent, developing innovative theatre and creating employment opportunities in the Queensland arts industry.

Brisbane Arts Theatre:
Located in the heart of Brisbane on Petrie Terrace, the Arts Theatre has been performing plays since 1936 -- even during the war years.

Brisbane Car Hire

Ace Tourist Rentals:
Small, family-owned, car rental company specialising in rental car hire for visitors to Queensland arriving and departing through Brisbane.

Bayside Auto Rentals:
Established in Brisbane since 1992, Bayside Auto Rentals offer customers a wide range of vehicle classes, for all needs, at competitive prices.

Brisbane Restaurants

Jo-Jo's Restaurant:
An upmarket eatery and bar in the heart of the city, with superb views of Brisbane.

Brisbane Tours

Fly Me To The Moon:
Balloon flights offering unparalleled views of Brisbane City centre and surrounding suburbs. In-flight views commonly extend north beyond the Glass House Mountains and south to the Border Ranges, with Moreton Bay and the islands visible to the east. There's also a slap-up breakfast after the flight.

Miramar Cruises:
WildLife Cruises upstream, through some of the city's most attractive suburbs, to the famous Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary -- departs daily at 10am.

Moreton Bay Whalewatching Tours:
Cruises depart from Scarborough Marina, 30 minutes from the Brisbane CBD, at 10am and return around 3pm. Pick-up service available from the Brisbane Central Business District, hotels and accommodation houses.

Brisbane Transportation

It's now possible to travel between Brisbane Airport, Brisbane City and the Gold Coast on a fast, frequent, reliable and cost effective Airtrain service.

Brisbane Airport:
Brisbane Airport is situated at Eagle Farm, about 13 kilometres north-east of the central business district.

Brisbane Bus Lines:
Professional bus and coach operator based in Brisbane, with scheduled services in the South Burnett area and a comprehensive range of vehicle types and sizes available for charter.

Getting Around Brisbane:
Find information on parking, bicycle tracks, bus and ferry fares and timetables and train services to make travelling around Brisbane easier.

QR Citytrain:
The QR Citytrain network covers greater Brisbane and south east Queensland with over 800 train services a day.

Caboolture Tourism:
Caboolture truly is a Shire of contrasts, from the picturesque D'Aguilar Ranges to the golden beaches of Bribie Island -- and all within an hour's drive of Brisbane, Queensland's thriving capital city.

Gatton Shire Attractions:
Throughout the Gatton Shire there are opportunities to associate with a colourful history, unique country lifestyle, and hospitality offering an extensive range of accommodation types and of course, real open space recreation.

Ipswich Tourism:
Australia's Heritage City is centrally located between the Gold and Sunshine Coasts and just a 40 minute drive to the heart of Brisbane. Explore heritage trails dating back before the turn of the century and spend a night or two in a refurbished colonial home.

Stradbroke Flyer:
Timetables for the catamaran service from Cleveland (end of Middle Street) to North Stradbroke Island and other Bay Islands.

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