Discover Brisbane Holidays 

Brisbane is a city full of contradictions. It’s a place of shorts and thongs and high finance. It is both sophisticated and rustic. A city eager to change, yet reluctant to abandon its old ways!

Brisbane offers a wide variety of activities to keep you entertained from restaurants and cafes, to shopping arcades, fun parks, spectacular white sand beaches and lush rainforests. Located between the mountains and the sea, it provides almost limitless opportunities for day and weekend excursions. Brisbane has grown to become Australia’s third largest city, and an important industrial and commercial centre.

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Featured Shore Tours from Brisbane 

 

  • Panoramic Brisbane BNE-000

    Take a self-guided tour of two of the most significant heritage sites in Brisbane, Old Government House and the Botanical Gardens of Mount Coot-tha....

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  • CRIKEY! It's Australia Zoo BNE-005

    Travel to Queensland's Sunshine Coast and pay a visit to Australia Zoo, founded by the late Steve Irwin. Enjoy free time to explore the complex and...

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  • The Best Of Brisbane BNE-010

    Experience the sights and sounds of Brisbane on a narrated drive through the city centre before boarding a classic paddlewheel steamboat for a...

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  • Theme Parks Of The Gold Coast - Dreamworld BNE-015

    Since its opening in 1981, Dreamworld has been Australia's favourite theme park. Located on the Gold coast, Dreamworld features thrill rides, water...

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  • Theme Parks Of The Gold Coast – Warner Bros. Movie World BNE-020

    Spend the day experiencing Hollywood on the Gold Coast. Warner Bros. Movie World is Australia's only movie theme park, home to thrill rides and water...

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  • Theme Parks Of The Gold Coast - Sea World BNE-025

    Visit Sea World on Australia's Gold Coast! Where you can interact with marine life as well of experiencing a number of different rides the Gold Coast...

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  • Theme Parks Of The Gold Coast – Whitewater World BNE-030

    Slide in for the ride of your life at the Gold Coast’s coolest water park, WhiteWater World! Just a hop, skip and a splash from Dreamworld, combining...

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  • Theme Parks Of The Gold Coast - Whitewater World & Dreamworld BNE-035

    Make the most of your time on the Gold Coast with a special combination tour offering entry to two of Queenland's most popular theme parks for...

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  • Discover Paddington with a Local BNE-045

    Fast track to Brisbane’s local delights, designers, boutiques and hidden gems. Discover Brisbane in style with a personalised tour that will get you...

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Australia at a Glance

SIZE: 7,686,850 square miles
POPULATION: 22,155,400 (July 2004 est)
LANGUAGE: English
TYPE OF GOVERNMENT: Democratic federal-state system recognising the British monarch as sovereign
CURRENCY: Australian Dollar (AUD)