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South Bank Parklands

South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3156 6366
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South Bank Parklands is Brisbane's premier lifestyle and cultural destination. Located on the southern banks of the Brisbane River, its 17 hectares of lush parklands, world-class eateries, stunning river views and hundreds of delightful events all year round make it the perfect place to relax and unwind.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3156 6366
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very chilled location which is very well looked after and extremely clean. There is many places to sit and relax and all amenities are very close.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took my grandchildren to South Bank Parklands expecting to spend just an hour or two there. They had an amazing time and didn’t want to leave even after 4 hours. The pools are lovely and they spent ages going from pool to pool. There...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing place to spend some time with young family. Despite living in Brisbane for 3 years we never went here, now as tourists we found this to be an amazing place. Water play area, mini beach, swimming pool all together along with...More

Thank PVB76
Reviewed 3 days ago

Part of the parklands were undergoing renovation when I was there so there wasn't much to see. The Epicurious Garden was fun but very small. Area was popular with young families, especially the kids' water play area. The parklands felt like they were more for...More

Thank TheWanderingNish
Reviewed 3 days ago

This area is very popular with both locals and tourists. Lots of eateries, pubs, cafes etc. The two pools were very popular on the day we visited, with young and old alike enjoying the cool water on a hot day. The city beach is a...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in for the Southbank Christmas markets last night and were very disappointed due to the lack of variety of stalls and there weren't as many as there could have been. There are a number of improvement works happening at the moment but there...More

Thank Kaz G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just love South Bank on the Brisbane River..it has something for everyone.....great for children with a water feature park and beautiful swimming lagoon...also take a stroll through the rainforest area towards the Big Wheel and museums. Plenty of places to eat or catch one of...More

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This has been a wonderful discovery along the river. Strolling and looking at the different areas is a pleasant way to spend an evening or afternoon.

Thank Lilly062
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tucked away in a little laneway off of Little Collins Street , Melbourne is the Causeway 353 Hotel. For a small hotel it has loads of features and the location is just perfect.. Very close to Elizabeth Street , Bourke Street Mall , Federation Square...More

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love it could not have asked for a nicer day out. Thanks South Bank and city hopper for the free ride up and down the river

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29 September 2017|
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Response from Cristy G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! This is what I read about our Southbank: Locker Hire Lockers are available for temporary hire in Stanley Street Plaza, near Streets Beach. Hire fees are $4 for three hours and $8 for six hours. Please note that these... More
17 May 2017|
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Response from GeorginaBurrows | Reviewed this property |
Very accessible, Ramps down to the market area and pool, and lifts up from the car park and up the the second story pubs and restaurants. The rest is all gently sloping paths. But it does get crowded
3 November 2015|
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Response from Rockette62 | Reviewed this property |
There are many different eateries at Southbank. I recall see dairy and gluten free optiond. I notice this because I need it too!