Brisbane City Council maintains more than 2160 parks across Brisbane, with more created all the time. Our parks range in size from small pocket parks to large district parks, three botanic gardens and many bushland reserves. Find a park near you, featured parks and their facilities, dog off-leash areas (dog parks) and park Wi-Fi hotspots. Discover how to book a park booking site or obtain consent for an activity or event. Councils active and healthy events program offers activities for all ages at parks across Brisbane.
Creating new parks, and enhancing and maintaining existing parks, is just another way Council is growing your Brisbane lifestyle to help you enjoy Brisbane's climate and connect with family and friends in the places that make our city great.
For ideas on other great places, spaces and events to enjoy in Brisbane, check out our Things to see and do in Brisbane page.
Park bookings and consents
Find out which activities in Council parks require a booking or consent.
We're changing Victoria Park into an iconic public parkland with something for everybody.
Roma Street Parkland events
Roma Street Parkland covers 16 hectares in the heart of Brisbane. It is open to the public 24 hours a day, apart from the Spectacle Garden which closes from dusk to dawn.
Council provides over 150 dog off-leash areas (commonly known as 'dog parks') in parks across Brisbane. Off-leash areas are generally fenced.
City Botanic Gardens
The riverside City Botanic Gardens are Brisbane's original botanic gardens. Attractions at the gardens include the Bamboo Grove, Weeping Fig Avenue, Riverstage, ornamental ponds and more.
Rocks Riverside Park
Rocks Riverside Park is a Council district park located in the southwest of Brisbane at 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks.
South Bank Parkland events
Located on the southern banks of the Brisbane River, South Bank Parkland has 17 hectares of parklands, eateries, stunning river views, and hundreds of delightful events all year round.