Beenleigh is a great place to base yourself while you are in Brisbane as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Dick Johnson Racing Raceshop and Museum and the ever-popular Sirromet Wines. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Wineglass Water Tower and the Brisbane Technology Park.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax and unwind. Hit the trail and enjoy the well-used nature preserves for which this area is famous, such as the Tamborine National Park Knoll Section in North Tamborine, the Tamborine National Park MacDonald Section and the Tamborine National Park Cedar Creek Section in Tamborine. Find a little peace in Thunderbird Park in North Tamborine, one of the places where visitors can enjoy some time outdoors.
Some of the best golf courses around include the Lakeside Country Club in Coombabah and the Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club in Hope Island. Grab your favorite club and tee off.
Enjoy window shopping and do some people-watching at popular nearby shopping venues such as the Marina Shopping Village in Hope Island.
For those travelling without kids there are some great places to relax, including the Mount Tamborine Winery in North Tamborine and the Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard and Winery.
Discover the local sports stars in Brisbane by catching a game at the iconic Suncorp Stadium, the stomping ground of the Brisbane Broncos and the Queensland Reds. If sports are not your thing and you’d rather see a concert or show, check the stadium’s website for ticketing information.
To make the most of Beenleigh, think about booking a room at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Travelodge Garden City, Upper Mount Gravatt, the InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort, Hope Island, or the Hotel Chino, Woolloongabba.