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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“Some of the great advantages of visiting the galleries and museums is they are air conditioned, well maintained and they are free! After walking to South Bank from the Queen Street Mall, the museums and galleries were a welcome sight for my eyes and feet. The Gallery of Modern Art is great because they have constantly changing exhibits and a wonderful guided tour led by some very knowledgeable volunteer guides. In addition, there are interactive areas where you and your children are encouraged to participate, such as a long table full of legos and a great spiral slide that leads from the third floor to the first floor. Actually, both of those are not limited to children participation as I ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Westfield Garden City, better known as Garden City, is one of Brisbane's major shopping centres, located in the suburb of Upper Mount Gravatt”
  • 62 locals recommend
Store
“The Gabba hosts not only football events, but many cricket events as well. We are only a fifteen minute drive away from this venue.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Cloud land is beautiful, even if you pop in for a cocktail just to say you’ve been there, Thursday night is Salsa night. Every other day featuring an Italian restaurant for lunch and dinner, this is most definitely a place to visit!! ”
  • 52 locals recommend
History Museum
“Check out what is on. Can have some very interesting exhibitions. Can do a tour of the City Hall.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bar
“Eleven Rooftop bar is the place to experience Brisbane's nightlife from above and within. As it is an upmarket venue you must wear smart casual or you may not get let in - great atmosphere, the drinks are reasonably priced, friendly staff and fantastic views!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Casino
“The Treasury Casino, also known as The Treasury is a casino that also houses 6 restaurants, 5 bars, and a nightclub”
  • 30 locals recommend
Convention Center
“If you're here for an event, chances are it will be hosted at the convention centre. Great venue with plenty of food options nearby”
  • 35 locals recommend
Veterinary Care
“University of Queensland is beautiful, iconic and offers a range of park areas. ”
  • 49 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Southbank and the Arts precinct is a must when visiting Brisbane. Queensland Art Galley & Gallery of Modern Art and the Queensland Museum are highlights of the area. QPAC has an excellent section of live performances both music and stage. Take a walk through the Southbank Parklands or stroll the Sunday markets open every weekend 10am-4pm. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Medium size shopping mall. Kmart, Coles, David Jones, foodcourt, restaurants & cafes.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Bar
“Just right outside our front door. Variety of different food venues from fine dining to pizza”
  • 47 locals recommend
Playground
“Large Shopping centre 5 min drive, supermarkets, specialty stores, banks, cinema, bowling, restaurants”
  • 38 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Great movie cinema walking distance up Brunswick. Go see a movie and ice-cream and pop corn are especially delicious!”
  • 41 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“This weekly market is held Saturdays from 6am to 2pm. Stalls include produce, prepared food, clothing, hats, jewellery, homewares, and so on.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Library
“Nice place to walk around and discover the tropics flora. Venture further up the mountain for an amazing view of the city”
  • 40 locals recommend