For a real insiders view of Brisbane, step out and explore nearby neighborhoods like Indooroopilly, Auchenflower, and Milton.
You’ll find many interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Toowong. For a great night out, reserve seats at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, one of the area’s best-loved concert venues.
Get your body moving in the great outdoors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Explore the native flora and fauna, by heading to Mt. Coot-Tha. Enjoy some of the scenic parklands such as Davies Park in West End, the Tsuki-yama-chisen Japanese Garden and Frew Park in Milton.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots like The Markets in West End, Toowong Village and the Green Flea Markets.
For those travelling without kids there are some great places to relax, including the Castlemaine Perkins Brewery in Milton.
The area is the home ground of the Brisbane Broncos rugby league team in winter and Queensland Reds rugby union team. Both teams compete in regular games at Suncorp Stadium. Music fans can also check out the stadium’s program to see if there is a pop or rock concert scheduled during their visit.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Riverside Hotel Southbank, South Brisbane, the Somewhere To Stay, Highgate Hill, and the Capitol Apartments, South Brisbane.