South Bank Parklands

Currently Open [Closes at 11:45 pm]
  • Address: Grey St. south of Melbourne St., Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 11:45 pm Details
  • Phone: 07-38672051
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Play Ground, Entertainment, Leisure, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot

South Bank Parklands - Review

There is always something happening at South Bank. The parklands offer a plethora of outdoor opportunities like walking, cycling, swimming, picnicking. There are glorious rainforests and gorgeous fauna that will keep you under a spell for hours at a stretch. Swim at the tropical lagoon or hop into the ferris wheel or just head to the esplanade to take in the spectacular views of the city.

There is also a museum and lots of kiddie gyms to keep your children busy. After a tiring but fulfilling day, unwind at one of the many cafes or riverside eateries for a memorable supper.

South Bank Parklands Information

  • The parking at parklands is very expensive. It is a better option to use the convenience of the local transport.
  • Do visit one of the art and craft fairs that take place at the parklands.

How To reach South Bank Parklands by Public Transport

  • South Bank station provides the closest access by train to the parklands. Similarly, The South Bank bus station is the best station to get to the parklands.

Restaurants Near South Bank Parklands

  • There are a number of cafes and eateries at South Bank.
  • The Parklands, Little Stanley Street, Stanley Plaza, Grey Street and River Quay offer different dining experiences.

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TripHobo Highlights for South Bank Parklands

  • South Bank Parklands Address: Grey St. south of Melbourne St., Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
  • South Bank Parklands Contact Number: 07-38672051
  • South Bank Parklands Timing: 05:00 am - 11:45 pm
  • South Bank Parklands Price: Free
  • Best time to visit South Bank Parklands(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit South Bank Parklands: 04:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting South Bank Parklands

  • 95% of people who visit Brisbane include South Bank Parklands in their plan

  • 42.35% of people start their South Bank Parklands visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see South Bank Parklands

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

63.9% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting South Bank Parklands

People normally club together Wheel Of Brisbane and Gallery Of Modern Art while planning their visit to South Bank Parklands.

People also prefer to end their day with South Bank Parklands.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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South Bank Parklands, Brisbane Reviews

  • This is an iconic place in Brisbane.. A must for visitors.. herb garden.. river side walks.. tropical plants..lagoons ( have a dip )..pubs and restaurants.. and non stop festivals and shows..You can easily spend the whole day with kids too ..There are very good eateries ranging from take aways to top end restaurants..

  • I love this place so much to take in. Plenty to to do too. Swimming in the man made beach play grounds for kids. Night markets, cafes, bars and eateries. Lots of events on too. Street performances too. As i said i love this place you also have the museum, the gallery, theatre and state library it is a fantastic part of the city, also a garden walk and Asian pavilion. Highly recommended place to visit.

  • Excellent place to spend time with family. Enjoy playing with kids in ever Green parks and the fresh moist breeze off the river. (Please click Like under my review if it was helpful Or suggest Edit if it needs to be updated) - Thanks.

  • I love South Bank so much! ❤️ Such a beautiful place with so much to do! A great place to bring the kids or family, even to go solo! Highly suggest you go on the Ferris Wheel and try the food at the Plough Inn, amazing! Always look forward to a day at South Bank because I'm always guaranteed to have an awesome day.

  • We ❤ South Bank Parklands! Its our backyard! There is always something happening there. Even when there isn't, there is! It's most relaxing, always clean & well kept. The best place to be in the hot summer months, esp Christmas school holidays. It's even open till midnight!

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