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1012 Sir Samuel Griffith Drive | Brisbane Lookout, Mt Coot-Tha, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
3369 9922
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a great little spot, cafe and view of Brisbane, a must see lookout! Very popular with weddings too.

Thank Suzie_2327
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Mt Coot-tha Lookout on a weekday, which meant it was much quieter than on a weekend and parking was much easier. The views of the city of Brisbane were spectacular. There is a gift shop, restaurant and cafe at Mt Coot-tha, we chose...More

Thank SueandTrev B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being with nature doesn’t get any better or easier than this for the city dwellers! I recently discovered this true a gem of a botanical gardens. With its proximity from the CBD, only 15 mins drive and voila you are immediately welcomed into another world...More

Thank GEHS1658
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked up JC Slaughter Falls path and it was an easy meandering walk. The signage and pathways were easy to follow and there were drinking fountains all the way up (no need to cart your own water if you don't want to). The view...More

Thank Janine7Craig
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very nice place to go and have lunch or dinner very nice views over Brisbane has a lookout and some Bush walks for the adventures. The staff are very friendly and helpful a great place to take overseas visitors or even interstate visitors.

Thank xtreme4x4clean
Reviewed 3 days ago

On or way home from the airport, we recently took American visitors to Mt Coot-tha to give them an overview of the city. They commented that it would be spectacular at night so on their last night in Brisbane dinner at the Summit restaurant was...More

Thank maryhturner
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gorgeous views of the city, [particularly at night, the parking lot fills fairly quickly so be prepared for a steep hike up the hill (no more than a 10 minute walk. Yummy ice creams and food. Licensed if you feel like a beer. Add to...More

Thank TracyT1970
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Bring your scarf, hat or umbrella and something to eat and drink (food is quite expensive up there) and enjoy beautiful Brisbane from the mountain top. Don’t miss going to the botanical gardens on your way up or down.

Thank fablibra
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the best viewpoints for an all round view of Brisbane. Great in day time and equally good after dark.

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the must dos with visitors to Brisbane. On a clear day gives you a great idea of the city sprawl and views to Moreton Bay.

Thank ndags
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Tammy H
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Response from Eagleye1963 | Reviewed this property |
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Atashin Z
20 September 2017|
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Response from Nilani D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Atashin, lookout is at the summit where the restaurant is. Down below is the forest. You can park on the road between the summit and where the hiking trails start. There are hikers and cyclists on the track. If you are... More
25 July 2017|
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Response from Marijkedol | Reviewed this property |
Bus route 471. See Translink Route 471 Taxi's between $22-$31. Also check out Uber.