Milton Vacation Packages
To get a sense of what makes Brisbane tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby neighborhoods like Toowong, South Bank, and Paddington.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Spend a few hours of admiring the exhibits at Queensland Museum in South Brisbane, the Museum of Brisbane and the Queensland Maritime Museum. To experience Brisbane’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as the Queensland Conservatorium in South Brisbane and the Queensland Performing Arts Centre. If you enjoy art, check out the local artwork and other exhibits at the Queensland Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art.
Get active in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the natural preserves for which this area is well known, such as Mt. Coot-Tha in Toowong. Nature lovers love to hang out in places like Davies Park in West End, the Brisbane Botanic Gardens and the Tsuki-yama-chisen Japanese Garden. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-designed garden beds and trees.
While you are in and around Milton, stop by the St. Stephens Cathedral, Tower Mill in Spring Hill and Skyneedle. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as the St. Andrew's Uniting Church.
Grab your credit card and head to The Markets in West End, the Queen Street Mall and the Green Flea Markets for some retail therapy.
Those travelling without kids will love several hours at the Castlemaine Perkins Brewery.
Get familiar with the local sports stars in Brisbane by catching a game at the iconic Suncorp Stadium, home of the Brisbane Broncos and the Queensland Reds. Suncorp Stadium is also a premier live venue for concerts and other big events.
To make sure you get the most out of 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. The Ibis Brisbane, the Punthill Brisbane, Spring Hill and the Rydges South Bank, South Brisbane are just some of the many great places to stay around here.