The personal safety of Brisbane residents and visitors is our top priority. Due to coronavirus, some of our events, services and venues may have been impacted. Check our Coronavirus: Council updates and impacts page for latest updates. For event information, search our What’s On calendar to see if your event has been impacted.

Brisbane City Council is growing your Brisbane lifestyle, so you can do more of what you love, including spending more time enjoying our beautiful climate and connecting with the people and places that make our city great.

Use this page to find things to see and do in Brisbane and to help plan your adventures around Brisbane City and our suburbs.

Remember, when visiting our spaces and places to practice appropriate social distancing to help slow the spread of coronavirus. For more information, visit the Queensland Health website.

March in Brisbane

Best dog-friendly spots

Find the best things to see and do around Brisbane for the whole family – including your four-legged best friend.

Tablet by the pool

Epic online library services

Council’s online library is available 24/7 for users and offers more than 150,000 online resources, including magazine and newspaper titles in more than 60 languages.


Brisbane's city farms just keep growing

Brisbane is home to more than 30 flourishing community gardens and city farms and we've included one as part of the future Victoria Park.

Best bike rides 

Whether you're an experienced rider or a novice, we've compiled a list of the best Brisbane bike rides to try.

Growing your Brisbane lifestyle with great places

Creating more lifestyle and leisure options in a city that’s clean and green means more opportunities to enjoy beautiful Brisbane. 


Council maintains more than 2100 natural areas and urban parks across Brisbane, with more created all the time. 

Walking in Brisbane

Walking is a great way to stay active and healthy. Find out about walking in Brisbane and find a walk to suit you.

eLibCat - our online library

Did you know that eLibCat offers more than 150,000 e-books, e-audiobooks, e-magazines and music and video streaming services? Check it out today.

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha

The Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha remain open. Entry to the botanic gardens is free.


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[Updated February 2020] From Tik Tok-worthy events and festivals, to outdoor adventures at skate parks and BMX tracks, and creative grants and low-cost rehearsal spaces, there's more to see and do for the tween, teen and twenty-something Brisbanites looking to live their best young lives right here in Brisbane.

Using local tips shared with us by Brisbanites on Instagram, and help from local adventurer, Cheryl from Mums Who Brunch, we’ve pulled together some inspiration for your next day out in Brisbane’s eastside.

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