Brisbane Travel Info
Excellent weather year-round, friendly and fun-loving locals, a wide selection of restaurants, bars and shops, incredible nightlife and easy access for day trips – Brisbane is an exciting travel destination not to be missed! Book your holiday to Brisbane with Direct Flights to get access to the best travel deals online!
Brisbane is the capital of
Queensland and is the third largest city in
Melbourne. Getting around Brisbane is best with a car hire option, especially if you want to travel cheaply or if you want to take day trips out to the highly popular Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast regions. Booking car hire online in advance is highly recommended – check out Direct Flights for the cheapest car hire rates in Brisbane. Country drives are a pleasant way to spend a day in Brisbane; visit the Boonah Shire region for beautifully preserved heritage villages and rolling green valleys, stop by one of the country markets with their organic and fresh food options, and go on a winery tour and taste some of the best Australian wine - acclaimed the world over!
If you are staying in the city, drive up to Mt Coot-tha for an amazing view of Brisbane’s cityscape and wander around the spectacular grounds in the Mt Coot-tha Botanic Garden. There are also many shopping strips in Brisbane that would satisfy any shopaholic – visit Queen Street Mall for a large selection of shops and boutiques. Or visit a family favourite in the Alma Park Zoo and in the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, with their wide selection of exotic Australian animals.
There is a large variety of accommodation options in Brisbane, from youth hostels, such as the popular Birdee Num Num, to the highly stylish Saville Hotel. When booking your accommodation in Brisbane, check out Direct Flights for affordable accommodation rates.
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Adelaide. Discount travel packages for Brisbane are also available, when you book cheap flights and accommodation with Direct Flights