Brisbane Botanic Gardens - Mt Coot-tha | Brisbane City Council

Brisbane Botanic Gardens - Mt Coot-tha

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha has three designated sites available for bookings for special events of short duration.

To book this park for a special event, follow these steps:

  1. Consider the park location and facilities and watch our virtual tour of the booking sites. Does a booking site in this park meet your needs? If so, go to Step 2. If not, view our other designated sites.
  2. Complete the online park booking application form, noting Council's standard booking conditions.

Park location

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha is located at 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Mt Coot-tha.

View Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha in a larger map

Park facilities

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha includes the following facilities (some of which are shown on the map below):

  • booking sites
  • bus stop
  • carpark
  • information
  • picnic shelters
  • restaurant
  • taps
  • toilets (including accessible toilets)

Booking sites

The following designated sites are available for bookings for weddings and special events. The maximum period for each wedding booking is two hours.

Each booking site is provided with a small table and 20 chairs for events. There are no shelters or power. Water bubblers are located near booking sites, but toilets are over 100 metres from all booking sites. No vehicle access is available to booking sites.

Area Booking site name Description Power Vehicle access Marquees permitted Virtual tour


Palm Tree Lawn

This site features rainforest and small flowing creek. A small arbor at the entrance to this lawn provides an ideal setting for sheltering small wedding parties.






Fig Tree Lawn

This site features a large, shady fig tree, surrounded by mature trees and shrubs.






Lychee Lawn

Mature trees and lush foliage plants (including bamboo) surround this site. This site is ideal for larger wedding parties.





NOTE - Virtual tours are keyboard and mouse accessible.

Find more booking information on venue hire and weddings at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha.


map of Brisbane Botanic Gardens showing its facilities

Toilets Taps Information
Wheelchair access        

Park bookings

Bookings apply only to the wedding lawn you choose in the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha and to the use of an arbor (if the area you choose has this feature).

The following special conditions apply to bookings in this park:

  • no confetti
  • no vehicle access to booking sites
  • no marquees


20 December 2018