Things To Do on the Southside of Brisbane
Published on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 04:25
Written by Ryan
The Glen Hotel and Suites are located on the southside of Brisbane in the suburb of Eight Mile Plains located just 15 kilometres from Brisbane’s CBD or a 20 minute drive from Brisbane airport. If you are looking for things to do on the southside during your stay with us there is plenty to do and see in the area.
Here are some ideas for starters:
Kingston Park Raceway
Go go-karting at Kingston Park Raceway, Australia’s largest and most technically advanced go-karting and amusement venue. The raceway has over 100 karts and 3 great tracks to test the driver’s skills and if you’re up for a challenge the Le Mans Track is 1100m of sheer adrenalin pumping bitumen that is guaranteed to get your heart racing. Go-karting is suitable for all ages and skill levels.
Kingston Park Raceway is located at 20 Mudgee St, Kingston which is only 11 Kms from The Glen Hotel & Suites.
AMF Mt Gravatt Ten Pin Bowling
With 26 bowling lanes, yummy food and drinks, amusement arcade and laser tag, AMF Mt Gravatt is the perfect destination for some serious fun! Go for the Sunset Special Unlimited bowling Monday – Thursday from 7-10pm for only $19.90 per person. Boost the fun and add unlimited laser tag for only $5 per person. $2 shoe hire not included.
AMF Mt Gravatt is located at 533 Kessels Road, MacGregor only 5Kms from The Glen Hotel & Suites.
Westfield Garden City
You will find your favourite store and the newest shops for fashion, beauty, lifestyle and fresh food at Westfield Garden City Shopping Centre. The centre has over 400 retailers including Myer and David Jones, discount department stores: Target, Big W and Kmart, three supermarkets: Coles, Woolworths and Aldi and Event Multiplex Cinemas.
One of the drawcards of Garden City is the Town Square, which is an outdoor dining area featuring coffee shops and restaurants. With such a huge variety of stores you will be sure to find what you are looking for.
Westfield Garden City is located at Cnr Logan & Kessels Rd, Upper Mount Gravatt, only 2.5km from The Glen Hotel & Suites.
SUPA GOLF™ Sirromet Winery
Described as the real golf game everyone can play, SUPA GOLF™ is a modified form of golf whereby the golf clubs have oversized heads and are made of lightweight polycarbonate. Similarly the brightly coloured ball is also oversized, softer and made of polyurethane. You can play this family friendly version of golf at Sirromet Winery at 850 Mount Cotton Rd, Mount Cotton.
SUPA GOLF™ is open 5 days a week from Wednesday to Sunday – 9am to 4pm. For more details visit Supa Golf Qld
Iceworld Acacia Ridge
Get your skates on and experience the icy chill, dreamlike winter wonderland at Iceworld Acacia Ridge. It doesn’t matter whether you are a beginner or an expert ice skater, everyone is catered for. The Olympic size skating rink is well equipped with a fully stocked skate shop and a cosy coffee shop to escape to for a hot drink if you're beginning to feel the cold.
Iceworld have public sessions 7 days a week. Times vary so you need to check out their session times here at Iceworld. Public Session Prices are $17 for Adults, $15 for Children (6-14 yrs), $10 for Children (under 6 yrs). Plus $1 for Skate Hire.
Iceworld is located at 1179 Beaudesert Rd, Acacia Ridge, approximately 9kms from The Glen Hotel & Suites.
South Bank Parklands
Put South Bank Parklands on your bucket list whilst visiting Brisbane. It is much more than a park, with 17 hectares ofgreen spaces, world-class eateries, stunning river views and hosts hundreds of fantastic events all year round.
South Bank encompasses the Performing Arts Centre, Museum, Exhibition & Convention Centre, Queensland Art Gallery and the Wheel of Brisbane. Visitors can ride The Wheel of Brisbane, visit the Nepalese Pagoda, which was originally brought to Brisbane for Expo 88, take a dip in Streets Beach and marvel at The Arbour, a bougainvillea clad steel awning that spans 1 km or browse the weekend Arts and Crafts Markets. South Bank is less than an 15 kms from Glen Hotel & Suites.
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