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City Botanic Gardens

Closes in 11 min: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Alice Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked through the park as part of a broader downtown walk. It's an interesting park that is convenient and well maintained. Hint: There is a foot bridge from the lower end of the park [the Goodwill Bridge] to the South Bank. Part of our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank des124
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well maintained Botanical Garden of Brisbane, literally on the southern edge of the CBD. Entry is free for all to enjoy, with the small Riverside Markets operating on the Sunday when we visited.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gamain
Reviewed 4 days ago

Even when we lived in Brisbane we never used this place enough, a great spot, so tranquil and so peaceful to walk around, there is something for everyone. spotted a few big eels, theres some great playgrounds and plenty of Tip Birds

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gregg P
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want to relax and enjoy the gardens with their lily pond and rose garden as well as grass areas this is the place for you. The gardens stretch all the way to the Brisbane river where there is a cool breeze and good...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mick R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely spot to chill out and spend 30 minutes breathing some fresh air and enjoying the surrounds in the heart of the city. We walked down and through the gardens, before heading across the river via the Goodwill Bridge to Southbank. There were lots...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 188petere
Reviewed 1 week ago

The botanical garden is a good place to relax in the centre of the city. Kids have a good play area and you can take a stroll near the river. There are couple of cheap secure parking near the park. Do a research in google...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank the_super_one
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through the gardens on our way to the Wheel of Brisbane. What a beautiful day and a beautiful walk. Only slight negative was some cyclists hooning along the walk ways a bit too fast weaving in and out around people

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank rosmanning1
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really beautiful garden that is kept meticulously well. Lovely to be able to walk along the river and across to Southbank.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Swampgirl001
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a walk down memory lane recently with my daughter and granddaughter through the gardens where I used to come regularly as a teenager. The gardens are green, shady, colourful and provide enough privacy (if you need to breastfeed a baby!) to allow you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank travelbugbitten10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here to have a picnic during our visit to Brisbane. There were plenty families around. The place is very pretty and well looked after. The water features and flowers make for some nice pictures. Very nice place to take in the sun and chill...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rhiannon W
2 August 2018|
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Response from Jamoz23 | Reviewed this property |
You can sit nearly anywhere. But I believe there may be some tables overlooking the river.
16 September 2017|
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Response from brendanb73 | Reviewed this property |
There is adequate street parking and private parking near the gardens.
2 January 2017|
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Response from lindarobinson123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there has far as i l know you can as long as they are on a leash i have seen people who have guide dogs (eg) blind people so i don't see why not , but you might want to check with Brisbane council. Hope this helps you.