City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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4.5/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web
Enjoy an afternoon in Brisbane's premier public park. City Botanic Gardens offers 20 hectares (49 acres) of rare and unusual plant life, including cycads, Queensland nut trees, and jacarandas. Tour Bamboo Grove, stand over ornamental ponds, and view the "Jemmy Morrill and the Brolgas" sculpture. The Riverstage hosts numerous events throughout the year, so check the schedule before you come. Weekdays generally provide much more solitude than weekends do. Using our online itinerary creator, Brisbane attractions like City Botanic Gardens can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Had a stroll around the gardens in the evening, very well kept and very enjoyable with ponds etc. good walking pathways and access for all. When it gets darl the possums come out for entertainment! Wa...  read more »
  • What a great park with tons of lizards, birds, massive 100+ year old trees right along the river and in the middle of the city. It was nice to walk through the park! 
  • One of the living treasures of our city. Just peace in the noise. A Cafe,on site. I suggested relatives do a tour, as they are both keen gardeners. They caught the train in and had a guided tour with ...  read more »
  • This place is a little heaven in the city! Very quiet and peaceful. We followed a guide for an hour who was really passionate and informative. The tour was entertaining and informative.We learnt a lot about plants/trees from different places around the world, and more about the history of Brisbane too. We would definitely recommend it!
  • Very nice gardens, and a great spot to find Jynx Pok√©mon haha. I took some photos.
  • Great guided tour. An hour with our guide wasn't enough! The tour was entertaining and informative. The gardens are beautiful and perfect for reading, yoga or drawing. A free oasis in the heart of the CBD
  • Lovely gardens and river views. Great place to grab some mellow vibes and a mad chill walkabout with a babe.
  • Great place to relax and enjoy Brisbane River, sleep or play on the well manicured lawn or just enjoy the colourful flowers.
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