To appreciate the many textures of Brisbane, spread your wings and discover nearby neighborhoods like Paddington, Milton, and Newmarket.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Find a little peace in Frew Park in Milton, where you can escape the crowds.
Those travelling without kids will enjoy spending some time at the Castlemaine Perkins Brewery in Milton.
Discover Brisbane’s passion for sport at Suncorp Stadium, the stomping ground of the Brisbane Broncos rugby league team in winter and the Queensland Reds rugby union team. If sports are not your thing and you’d rather see a band play, check out the stadium’s program to see what concerts are coinciding with your visit.
Should you wish to base yourself in Ashgrove, check out the rooms and rates at the Gambaro Hotel.