Fun Outdoor Activities Around Brisbane


Staying in and around Mt Gravatt is a great central location to get out and enjoy the great outdoors and there is plenty of activities to keep you and the family entertained over the school holidays and throughout the year.

Mt Gravatt Mini Golf

Great for a fun outing, no bookings and no equipment required just turn up and tee off.

Mini Golf Prices

Adult $12

Children $5 (under 5yrs)

Children $8 (5-16yrs)

Want to try something different? How about Footgolf, it’s all the skill of soccer with the rules of golf or Human Foosball with an inflatable pitch and you are the player!

Mt Gravatt Mini Golf also cater for children’s birthday parties, 21st birthdays, engagements, work functions, team building and group bookings. Bookings required.


Kingston Park Raceway

At Kingston Park Raceway you and your mates can enjoy a day on the racetrack! With karts to suit everyone from the extreme grand-prix-style professional karts through to dual seat & kids karts for those just getting a taste for it!

Rookie Karts (5-9yrs) from $30pp

Formula Karts (10yrs+) from $45pp

Schumacher Karts (16yrs+) from $75pp

Kingston Park Raceway cater for group bookings, parties, buck’s parties and corporate events, bookings required.


Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium

Have you taken yourself or your kids to visit the planetarium? It’s fun, informative, inspiring and educational and an experience that you won’t forget. Brisbane Planetarium offers Cosmic Skydome shows where you can take a tour of Brisbane’s night sky through the 12.5m projection dome.


Daisy Hill Conservation Park

Daisy Hill has lots to offer, pack a picnic and enjoy a relaxing lunch in the forest with plenty of picnic facilities available including shelters, picnic tables, barbecues and toilets.

The park is a significant habitat for koalas and other wildlife, enjoy birdwatching surrounded by gorgeous native Australian flora and fauna; go on a mountain bike ride, ride on horseback and make use of the many bushwalking trails.

In addition there is the Daisy Hill Koala Centre, a free educational facility where you may be lucky enough to see the resident koalas. Open 7am-6.30pm 15 October – 14 March and 7am-5.30pm 15 March – 14 October.


Toohey Forest and Mt Gravatt Outlook Reserve

This forest and parklands is approximately 260 hectares in size and offers wonderful views of the city, Moreton Bay Islands and the Glasshouse Mountains.

Toohey Forest is an open eucalypt forest mixed with rainforest species along the creeks and gullies, it is home to a vast array of native creatures including echidnas, monitor lizards and other reptiles, tawny-frog mouths, gliders, possums, butterflies and frogs.

The facilities include barbecues, picnic tables and shelters and great bush walking and cycling tracks for you to enjoy.


At the Glen Hotel and Suites you can enjoy the great outdoors by day and the great indoors by night as you relax in plush accommodation with Foxtel, on demand movies, high speed wi-fi and restaurants on site. Book your South Brisbane Accommodation now.