The city of Brisbane has many great holiday activities within easy reach. No matter what you like to do when on holidays, you will be able to do it in Brisbane. Brisbane has lots to offer the sports lover. There are plenty of golf courses close to the city which welcome visitors and make a great day out. The major Australian sporting events are all represented here. You can go to the horse races at Eagle farm or Doomben, you can go to a rugby league match at Suncorp stadium or a rugby union match at Ballymore or you can visit the Gabba to see Australia play cricket or the Brisbane lions playing AFL football.
If you are having a holiday with kids in Brisbane, there are tours that will take you to places like Australia Zoo in Brisbane’s north or to the gold coast theme parks that are only an hours drive along the gold coast motorway. Dreamworld is the closest with its fantastic Adreniline pumping rides. Movie World and WetnWild waterpark are close by and will provide hours of fantastic entertainment and Seaworld is just down the road with its aquatic and marine animal displays.
Moreton Bay is another great destination if you are looking for excellent activities. Tangalooma lies on its western shore and has a fantastic calm water beach. Wild dolphins visit Tangalooma every day for a free food handout and you can be there to feed them yourself. A fast catamaran cruise is available to take you to and fro. Brisbane activities can also include whale watching, museums, art gallery’s, fine dining, great cafes and restaurants or if you are a bit of a thrill seeker, try parachuting or a ride in a hot air balloon.
Brisbane has lots of sensational activities to offer the visiting holiday maker.