Like most things in Brisbane, the adventure starts on or around the river. On the water you can kayak, stand-up paddle board or join a boat cruise to explore the city. Back on land at Kangaroo Point you can rock climb and abseil the cliffs or run, rollerblade and bike your way along the river. But the best adventure of all is actually over the river, on a climb of the Story Bridge, which is one of only three bridge climbs in the world!
The adventure doesn’t end at the city limits, in fact, it intensifies! The Brisbane River opens out onto the adventure playground that is Moreton Bay and Islands. There are water sports aplenty out here with snorkelling, diving, parasailing and more available on the islands. You can also take a fast, exhilarating ride down a sand dune if you feel that way inclined.
There’s bushwalking, skydiving, mountain-bike trails and more. Whatever your adventurous heart is into, there’ll be an activity somewhere in the Brisbane region for you.
Here are some great ideas for Adventure and Sports matching your search criteria. Change the options in the box to the right to refine your search.
From AU$25 - 220
Experience the scenic beauty of Bribie Island from a different perspective. A boutique adventure company specialising in providing Bribie Island's only guided Kayak and Four Wheel Drive tours and self guided Tandem Bike tours.
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8 Jun 2013
AAMI Stradbroke Day is Queensland's most prestigious day of racing and the grand final of the Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival.
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6 to 7 Jul 2013
Transport yourself to a place where history and fantasy merge into a breathtaking world at the Abbey Museum Medieval Festival.
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From AU$129 - 238
Adventure Moreton Island is an exciting tour operation, which offers one day or overnight activity packages, departing 20 minutes from the Brisbane International Airport.
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Mount Tamborine Adventure Parc in the Gold Coast Hinterland is designed for family fun and fitness, it's challenging for all ages and will appeal to the daredevil in everyone.
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At Alexander Clark Park, picnic and play under stunning fig trees and 200-year-old blue gums - right beside the Logan River.
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Aquativity is a fun, interactive water-play park right in the heart of Brisbane's South Bank. It is especially designed to encourage families and children to come together and enjoy the outdoors.
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From AU$99 - 1485
Australia's fascinating and distinctive wildlife and the forests, deserts and coasts they inhabit are the focus of their zoologist-designed tours.
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From AU$125 - 595
Australia Fraser Island Escapes departs Brisbane, Noosa and Rainbow Beach on fully guided four wheel drive eco-adventures to Fraser Island.
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From AU$125 - 245
Depart Brisbane on a fully guided four wheel drive Eco-adventure on Moreton Island with Australia See Moreton Island Tours.
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