Brisbane is one of the most popular destinations, for both local and international tourists, in Australia. It offers many must-see places and is the third biggest city in Australia after Sydney and Melbourne.  Brisbane’s standout contribution to the economy of Australia is in terms of tourism, possesing many tourist spots that Australians are rightly proud of.

Friendly service providers, business establishments, recreation areas and stunning tourist spots surrounded by some of Australia’s most important natural habitats are just some of the reason why tourists choose this place for a vacation and leisure.

Some of the top famous tourist spots include the following:

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

It covers an area with more or less 4.6 hectares and well known for being the world biggest and oldest dwelling place of Koala. Aside from koalas, numbers of animal species like wombats, Tasmanian devils, kangaroos, echidnas, reptiles, platypus and colorful Australian parrots and birds can be also seen here. A wonderful “Sheep Dog Show” can be seen here.

City Botanic Garden

City Botanic Garden is the “most significant cultural landscape in Queensland”. It serves as habitat for species of Harriet (tortoise bought by Charles Darwin from Galapagos Island). This botanic garden doesn’t only hold rare botanic plants, but also unusual collections of bamboo, palms, figs and cycads. It also serves as great place for picnics, outings and weddings. Tourists really enjoys here having a scenic walk, biking, gazing at the beautiful Walter Hill Fountain, and dining at the restaurants here. Lively Concerts and Showsthat are being held here make this place more enjoyable.

South Bank Parklands

South Bank Parklands is a combination of plaza, green grassed area, and rainforest where we are told a staggering 11,000,000 visitors visits this place yearly. Icons visited inside this park were the Arbour, Suncorp Piazza, Wheel of Brisbane, luxurious Market, Nepal Peace Pagoda, and the award winning, cleanest beach known as the Street beach. Colorful events and festivals are also usually held here.

Other famous destinations you might want to visit are the Mount Coot- tha, Brisbane Planetarium, Portside Wharf, and Roma Street Parkland. Brisbane River is also a favorite place for boating while Roma Street Parkland Story Bridge and Kangaroo Point Cliffs are an exciting place for rock climbing. With these great places to see and be experience, every second of stay in Brisbane is really a moment to treasure.

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