2 Days in Brisbane Itinerary Story

By Loredana Elena

Introduction

2 Days in Brisbane Itinerary Story

If you find yourself with two days in Brisbane - you are in luck! Brisbane is Australia's third-largest city and... Read more

Day 1

Brisbane's Central Business District (CBD)

On the first day of this itinerary, you will be exploring the Central Business District (CBD) and the surrounding sights.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 1

Breakfast at Botero House

The Botero House is where your day is going to kick off. It is a modern, contemporary cafe located within... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 2

Anzac Square and the Memorial Galleries

Around the corner from breakfast is Anzac Square. I don't recommend spending long here, but it is on the way... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 3

Old Windmill Observatory: The Tower Mill

The Old Windmill is the oldest surviving European structure in Queensland. It has been in existence since 1825. Initially, the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 4

Roma Street Parklands

Located west of the CBD are some beautiful gardens known as the Roma Street Parklands. The gardens are easily accessible,... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 5

King George Square

On your way back towards the CBD, you will pass by King George Square. The square lies between Ann Street... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 6

Lunch at Sage on Ann

After all the walking through the parklands and the walk back into the CBD, you are most likely starving. Sage... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 7

Museum of Brisbane

After lunch, with another coffee in hand, I recommend visiting the Museum of Brisbane. This museum showcases the city's unique... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 8

Queen Street Mall

The CBD's main attraction is most definitely Queen Street Mall. The pedestrian-only street features local shops and international brands. If... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 9

Brisbane City Botanic Gardens

Located on the eastern end of the CBD are the City Botanic Gardens. The gardens run along the Brisbane River... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 10

Dinner at Riverbar & Kitchen

Located near Eagle Street Pier, the Riverbar & Kitchen has fantastic views of the Story Bridge. The best part about... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 11

Treasury Brisbane Casino

If you are looking for a venue to round out your day, I recommend visiting the Treasury Brisbane Casino. The... Read more

Day 2

South Bank and its Surroundings

The second day of your 48 hours in Brisbane will take you to the southern banks of the Brisbane River.... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 1

Breakfast at The Gunshop Cafe

Located in the West End, the Gunshop Cafe is just outside of the popular South Bank precinct. It is a... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 2

Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

The Gallery of Modern Art, or "GoMA" for short, is an art museum that features modern art from international and... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 3

Brisbane Sign

The Brisbane Sign was initially installed for the 2014 G20 summit that was held in Brisbane. The sign is beautifully... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 4

Queensland Museum

The Queensland Museum, representing the state that Brisbane is the capital of, showcases culture, natural history, science and human achievement.... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 5

The Wheel of Brisbane

The Wheel of Brisbane is an iconic landmark of South Bank and often features prominently in photos of the area.... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 6

Lunch at The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn is a 19th-century style pub and sports bar serving typical British-influenced Australian pub food. Located on one... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 7

South Bank Parklands

The parklands in South Bank are beautiful. It can get crowded on the weekend, but that shouldn't stop you from... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 8

Streets Beach

Streets Beach is a human-made swimming lagoon in the middle of South Bank. The human-made beach is patrolled during day... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 9

The Cliffs Boardwalk

After an hour or so walking through the parklands and past Streets Beach, you will eventually reach the southernmost end... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 10

Kangaroo Point Lookout

The lookout at Kangaroo Point is one of the most popular lookout spots in Brisbane. At the bottom of the... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 11

Dinner at the Pineapple Hotel

The Pineapple Hotel is located just around the corner from Kangaroo Point Cliffs. It is a lively pub and restaurant... Read more

Conclusion

In Summary

At the end of your two days in Brisbane, no doubt you will be drained but fulfilled. Two days is... Read more