With the sun shining and the skies blue, a visit to Brisbane’s parks and National Parks is the best way to get outdoors and enjoy the weather. Grab a picnic lunch and pick a shady spot at New Farm Park, South Bank Parklands, Kangaroo Point Cliffs or the City Botanical Gardens. Or tie up your hiking shoes and hit the bushwalking trails of D’Aguilar National Park, Tamborine National Park or Main Range National Park for an energising daytrip filled with scenic lookouts, waterfalls and wildlife spotting.
Brisbane is also home to some pretty special animal encounters. Lone Pine is the world’s first and largest koala sanctuary and is one of only a handful of places where you are able to cuddle our furry friends. Over on Moreton Island at Tangalooma you can wade into the water and hand-feed a dolphin.
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Experience the scenic beauty of Bribie Island from a different perspective. A boutique adventure company specialising in providing Bribie Island's only guided kayak tours and self-guided tandem bike tours.
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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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Retrace the tracks of Cobb & Co, the first people movers of the outback, as you traverse the unique and fascinating Adventure Way.
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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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Travel from Brisbane with wildlife experts for a day or several days, quickly learning what is so different about Australia and what is special about this very scenic part of it, in fauna, flora and geology.
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The Araucaria Falls track commences 3.8 kilometres along Lookout Road beyond the Kurrajong picnic area at Goomburra in the World Heritage listed, Main Range National Park.
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This walking track in D'Aguilar National Park begins at the park visitor centre and continues around the shores of the serene and tranquil Enoggera Reservoir past giant hoop pines.
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Brisbane's gardens, located along the banks of this expansive river, are simply wonderful places to spend some time.
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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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Depart Brisbane on a fully guided four wheel drive Eco-adventure on Moreton Island with Australia See Moreton Island Tours.
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