If getting out into the great outdoors as often as possible is how you like to spend your time, then go ahead and add Brisbane to your bucket list. As the capital of Queensland, a trip to Brisbane guarantees easy access to a number of spectacular and diverse national parks within easy reach of the city. From beautiful vistas, amazing wildlife and bird watching to ghosts, the national parks around Brisbane really do have something for everyone.
For those looking for action on the pitch, at the court or in the water, Brisbane has a sporting event for you. We discuss our top sporting events happening in and around the city and why they should be on your to do list.