This vibrant riverside metropolis is enjoying a cultural renaissance.
Daydreaming of a staycation? W Brisbane is now open.
We’ll save you a spot and have a cocktail waiting for you.
How I See Brisbane
Brisbane, the city nestled between pristine beaches and a river dream, is shaking things up in Australia. Brissy offers bespoke cocktail bars, international restaurants, music venues, as well as beautiful scenery and outdoor activities that cater to all.
Know Before You Go
When the heat is on stay cool at W Brisbane's WET pool, an ultra-glam poolside oasis featuring panoramic views of BrisVegas.
Talk Like a Local
Learn the slang from the streets.
to think, believe
I reckon tonight is going to be a good night.
Neighborhoods to Explore
1. West End
West End is full of quirky characteristics owing to its fusion of cultures and mix of alternative and vintage vibes.
2. Fortitude Valley
From the cranking of a coffee grinder to the nightclub dance floors, Fortitude Valley is the suburb that never sleeps.
3. South Brisbane
South Bank is Brisbane's premiere lifestyle destination. Located on the southern banks of the Brisbane River, the area showcases lush parklands, world class eateries, and stunning views.
4. New Farm
New Farm encourages an outdoor lifestyle, with tree-lined streets and unique spaces such as Brisbane Powerhouse and New Farm Park.
Ultimate Access to Brisbane
10-12 Logan Rd
Beware! This is no place for curbing the carbs, but I promise you that it will cure your cravings. Live like an Italian for a night in this traditional vintage-chic roman Enoteca.
44 Montague R
The art of drinking, it’s a hard thing to master but here at Cork & Chroma you will get the swing of it real quick.
Montague Rd & Jane Street
The Wicked West is best known for its local farmer’s market. This market takes place every Saturday. Music is playing, coffee is brewing, and fun is waiting.
132 Dickson Way
If you don’t "scube" you lose, because the real fun happens in the underwater playground on North Stradbroke Island.
Budgies & Bikinis
The swell is pumping so budgies (for confident men) and bikinis (for the ladies) are essential. Gents, if you’re not game to wear a pair of budgies, rock out in boardies (board shorts) instead.
Thongs a.k.a. Flip Flops
With a forecast of 300 days of sunshine, it is only fair that your toes get a breath of fresh air.
Put those comfy walking shoes on and explore some of Mother Nature’s finest works of art in the Australian outback.
Bring at least one fancy outfit to rock, because there are plenty of occasions to glam it up.
Turning the heat up in Australia’s Sunshine State.