Newstead House, Brisbane

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Take in an important piece of Brisbane history at Newstead House. The city's oldest surviving home has occupied its spot on the Breakfast Creek bank of the Brisbane River since 1846. Tour the luxurious, Victorian-furnished rooms and relax on the wide verandahs of this Colonial Georgian cottage. The site offers picnic facilities, and the area down by the river provides particularly pleasant al fresco dining beneath shady trees. Arrange to visit Newstead House and other attractions in Brisbane using our Brisbane trip itinerary planner.
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  • October 11, 2017
    Stopped in, but the upper floor was closed for a private event. We were able to tour the lower floor with a staff member and learned about the history of the home. Beautiful gardens with view of the B...  more »
  • September 22, 2017
    Beautiful old style house in beautiful location. Great for a reminder of a by-gone era. Nice walk around the grounds, not a hell of a lot to do or see. Beautiful old house.  more »
  • September 3, 2017
    Look out for the 1st Sunday of the month when the Food Trucks visit Newstead House. Lots of choices but load up with cash before the visit. Beautiful view down the river from the lawns. Pack the picni...  more »
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  • July 25, 2017
    A beautiful setting, stunning views & a close walk from Bowen Hills Railway Station
  • July 19, 2017
    Lovely Historical village! Great place to visit for picnic.
  • June 4, 2017
    Love the gardens and that it is beside the river and i love the atmosphere i find it is intresting to read about the people that lived there and i love all the antiques
  • March 26, 2017
    A lovey riverside location for a picnic, a breezy walk or some fitness if you're a local. Occasional events like Food Trucks & Jazz are also a treat. The house itself is probably not worth the trip if you are just sightseeing.
  • March 31, 2017
    We had our wedding at Newstead House and we absolutely love this location. So beautiful, rich in history, helpful staff and just generally a nice place to be!

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