Free Things To Do In Brisbane

Explore Brisbane for free! Brisbane is full of free things to do, thanks to it's amazing riverside attractions, parks, lookouts & loads of activities put on by the city & local businesses! If you're looking for fun, interesting, and most of all free things to do in Brisbane then check out our collection of over 100 free Brisbane activities below!

Bushwalking, BBQ picnic, mountain biking

Bushwalking, BBQ picnic, mountain bikingNathan, QLD

Toohey Forest is a great place for a day out! (and it's a mere 15 mins drive south of Brisbane city). Fancy a bush walk? You have 30 tracks to choose from ranging from 250m to 3.5kms so enjoy an easy stroll or combine

Riverwalk

RiverwalkNew Farm, QLD

If you're looking for something to do that's a little bit active and romantic or even something to tire out the kids I would definitely recommend hitting up the Riverwalk from under the Storey Bridge over to New Farm. If

Free art at the amazing QAGOMA

Free art at the amazing QAGOMASouth Brisbane, QLD

The Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) is a great thing to do whilst in Brisbane. It has free entry; although the special exhibitions cost to enter. The space is huge, with fantastic light and has 3 floors to

Mountain Bike Trails at Gap Creek

Mountain Bike Trails at Gap CreekMount Coot-Tha, QLD

The Gap Creek Reserve is part of the Mount Cootha region parklands which includes a vast network of interconnecting trails and parks. The best place to start your mountain biking is at the Gap Creek Rd carpark. Once you

South Bank - Picnic and Swim

South Bank - Picnic and SwimSouth Brisbane, QLD

South Bank Parklands is a great place to spend your day. You can take the train directly there. There are beautiful swimming pools you can spend your time in. If you ave children, there is a water play area for them.

Meditate at the Nepal Peace Pagoda

Meditate at the Nepal Peace PagodaSouth Brisbane, QLD

Set against a lush rainforest backdrop, the Nepal Peace Pagoda was built for World Expo '88 and has been a permanent feature of South Bank Parklands ever since. As well as being an important part of Brisbane's history

Anzac Square Park

Anzac Square ParkBrisbane City, QLD

This is a beautiful park. Enjoy memorial statues, watch the eternal flame, or sit in the garden, this is a peaceful place in the heart of Brisbane. Enjoy some quiet time in the park, then walk a few blocks over to

City Hall's Clock Tower

City Hall's Clock TowerBrisbane City, QLD

Before you yawn and click elsewhere, hear me out. Not only is this activity FREE, but it's actually super cool. If you've been to Brisbane's CBD before, you know the clock tower I'm talking about. Looming over King

Dancing Salsa

Dancing SalsaBrisbane City, QLD

This event is not organized by the City Council, but by a group of Latinos who love music and dance and just want to spread the Hispanic feeling in Brisbane. Every Friday from 7 pm, in Brisbane Square - in the square in

Watch koalas without going to the Zoo

Watch koalas without going to the ZooBrisbane City, QLD

Everyone when we arrive in Australia we want to see kangaroos and koalas. Everybody. And I must say that animals in zoos are very well cared for in this country; but, although the facilities are quite good, why see

Where To Find Pokemon In Brisbane

Where To Find Pokemon In BrisbaneBrisbane City, QLD

Brisbane's geography lends itself to the discovery of a wide range of Pokemon. Parklands (which are everywhere) lend themselves to the grassy types & some flying types - try out The City Botanic Gardens, King Edward

Photograph the city

Photograph the cityBrisbane City, QLD

When I'm hanging out in Brisbane I like to take my camera, or my phone, whatever's closest and take some snaps of the famous sites. It's fun snapping the Story Bridge, especially at night time when you get to see

Take a stroll in Downtown Brisbane

Take a stroll in Downtown BrisbaneBrisbane, QLD

Brisbane has a unique vibe and its buildings make it easy to experience it. A walk in Downtown Brisbane at night is one of the coolest things you can do in the city. There are many delicious options to have dinner,

The History Of Brisbane

The History Of BrisbaneBrisbane City, QLD

The Museum of Brisbane is simply a paradise of information, coming in there myself and my boyfriend know more about the history of the city and all the cultural details about Brisbane.There you will find photos,

Jan Powers Farmers markets in the CBD

Jan Powers Farmers markets in the CBDBrisbane, QLD

My absolute favourite thing to do to break the work week up is head to the Jan Powers farmers markets near the Casino on a Wednesday. It is of course free to walk around and enjoy the sights and smells, but I challenge