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Updated, June 2023


Brisbane is a capital city and a metropolis in Queensland of Australia.
It has a lovely subtropical climate and a relaxed atmosphere. The Brisbane River runs through the center of the city, giving it a stunning riverside backdrop. Brisbane has a vibrant arts and culture environment as well, with many galleries, museums, and theatres to visit. Outdoor activities can be catch in nearby parks and gardens.
The city also has a diverse in its dinning style, ranging from contemporary cafes to fine dining spots. Brisbane is a must-see location because of its pleasant locals and numerous attraction.

Getting In & Around

Getting in

Brisbane Airport – 15 km North-East of city centre. web:
Train: Airtrain – one-way trip from the airport to the city center is approximately AUD 20.40 for adults and AUD 10.20 for children. Take your train from level 3 of the International Terminal. Bus: no direct connection, alternative take Route 590 from Skygate Centre to Toombul Interchange and take Route 322 to city center(90 mins approx) for A$6*.  Taxi: A$45-55 to city center (additional charges may apply), Black & White Cabs: 13 22 22, Yellow Cabs: 13 19 24, additional A$4 for from airport. Free terminal transfers available (10 mins). 

Roma Street Station: main railway station. web: Queensland Rail website  phone: +61 13 16 17
Trains to Sydney, Cains, Canberra and other areas. Public facilities are available here.
Brisbane Transit Centre – Main bus terminal, Located on Parklands Crescent, Roma street station, visit here for more information
Getting around

Public Transportweb: .Buses, Trains and ferries are the public transport options in Brisbane. TransLink is operating services across 8 zones of the city. Services are expanded in the Greater Brisbane upto Gold Coast. Fare is calculated on number of zones you travelling.

Paper tickets are available onboard a bus (except pre-paid buses), on ferries and from a ticket office at train stations. also from Ticket machines at stations. Go cards are another way to travel in the city. it gives to 30% to 55% discount. there are 8 zone in Brisbane, take a look at Brisbane public transport zones and fare map

Tickets: Single paper ticket: 1-2 zone: A$5.80/A$2.90(Child), 3 zone: A$8.70/ A$4.40(Child)
go card* 1-2 zone: A$4.80/2.40(Child), 3 zone: A$6.80/3.40(Child). go seeQ card 3 days: A$79/A$39.50(Child). go seeQ card 5 days: A$129/A$64.50(Child)

Piazza Duomo

See & Do

Botanic Gardens
About: An open area with beautiful gardens, perfect for strolling and enjoying nature. Tickets: Free admission, Address: Mount Coot-Tha, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Brisbane City Hall
About: The age-old building houses Brisbane’s City Council and is located on King George Square, Address: 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Australia, Website:

Gallery of Modern Art
Opening hours: 10am-5pm, Tickets: Free admission, Address: Stanley Place, South Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia, Website:, Phone: +61 07 3840 7303, Email: [email protected], Free Wi-Fi available.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Opening hours: 9am-5pm, Tickets: A$37.80, Address: 708 Jesmond Road, Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland, 4069, Australia, Website:, Phone: +61733781366, Email: [email protected]

Museum of Brisbane
Opening hours: Mon to Sun, 10am to 5pm, Tickets: Free admission, Address: Lvl 3, City Hall, Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia, Website:, Phone: +617 3339 0800, Email: [email protected]

Queensland Cultural Centre:
address: Grey St & Melbourne St, South Brisbane QLD 4101, visit website

Queensland Museum & Sciencentre
Opening hours: 9:30am-5pm, Tickets: Museum – free, Science centre – Adult: A$14.50, Child: A$11.50, Address: Corner of Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Bank, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Website:, Phone: +61 07 3153 3000, 

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast
Located in Sunshine Coast, about 100km from Brisbane. Opening hours: From 9am, Tickets: Adult: A$44/A$34.20 (online), Kids: A$31/A$24.80 (online), Address: Parkyn Parade Mooloolaba, Brisbane 4557, Australia, Website:

St John’s Cathedral
Opening hours: 9:30am-4:30pm, Address: 373 Ann Street, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Website:, Phone: 07 3835 2222, Email: [email protected]

Piazza Duomo