Fun Family Activities and Attractions in Brisbane


Visiting Brisbane with kids both big and small will be a great time for the whole family with a huge range or free, inexpensive and ticketed attractions, activites and events to see and do.

Outdoor Attractions

Looking for great spots to picnic, mountain bike riding, kick a ball, bush walk and get some fresh air, here are some great spots not to be missed.

  • Daisy Hill Conservation Park for picnics, bike riding and bush walks
  • South Bank Parklands, swimming, playgrounds, bbq, picnic areas and entertainment
  • Karawatha Forest Discovery Centre is an interactive experience for visitors, includes Queensland first nature play space with climbing features, water play and discovery trails. Learn about QLD’s frog habitat and the Karawatha Forest, picnic and bbq facilities.
  • Berrinba Wetlands, bbq, bike tracks, picnic facilities, walking tracks, playground, board walk, a world of discovery at the beautiful wetlands.


  • Ice Skating at Ice World in Acacia Ridge and Boondall
  • Roller Skating at Digi Roller Skating Rink in Hillcrest
  • Go Karting at Kingston Park Raceway, 20 Mudgee St Kingston
  • Event Cinemas at Westfield Garden City, Mt Gravatt


The Gabba is the Brisbane cricket grounds and home grounds to AFL stars the Brisbane Lions.

See the Brisbane Lions take on teams from across the country and build the sporting spirit in your kids.

Come November the India Men’s Indian Tour commences at The Gabba November 21, 2018, see Australia play India for the first of the T20 Gillette. It’s perfect family entertainment!

The Gabba is located at Vulture Street Woolloongabba, Brisbane Queensland.


Animal Attractions

  • Daisy Hill Koala Centre - FREE
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary – the largest koala sanctuary in the world
  • Sea World Marine Park Gold Coast – Australia’s #1 Marine Park

Brisbane is a first class city with lots of attractions for the whole family, come and discover what Brisbane has to offer.


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