Facilities and recreation

Brisbane is a great place to live, work and relax. Brisbane City Council is busy delivering parks, new lifestyle and leisure opportunities and the vibrant, liveable communities our residents deserve. 

Find information on Council libraries, parks and venues, and Wi-Fi in parks, public spaces and business precincts. Also find information on sports and leisure facilities and programs, and arts and culture.


Council's libraries are vibrant and modern community spaces that help thousands of people find all sorts of information. You can also enjoy free events, classes, workshops and activities at our libraries.

Parks and venues

Find information on Council parks and venues, including parks, community halls and facilities, cemeteries, Brisbane City Hall and King George Square. Also find information on community leasing, Mt Coot-tha precinct and Council's key venues - Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Riverstage, Seven Hills Hub and Sunnybank Performing Arts Centre.

Sports and leisure

Council has a wide range of sports and leisure facilities, including bikeway and shared paths, swimming pools, skate parks, boat ramps, golf courses, tennis courts and more. Find information about our facilities, as well as our recreation programs.

Arts and culture

Council fosters an innovative and creative community and provides opportunities for everyone to participate in the cultural life of our diverse and vibrant city. We support the arts, culture and heritage through grants, sponsorship, programs, facilities and events.

Wi-Fi in Brisbane

Free wireless internet (Wi-Fi) is one way Council is creating a more connected and accessible city. Find out which Brisbane public spaces, parks and business precincts have Wi-Fi.