Brisbane

Overview

With a warm climate, an abundance of outdoor pursuits, and a paradise island and reef within touching distance of the urban landscape; the down-to-earth, friendly city of Brisbane offers fresh and exciting options for rewarding incentive experiences, team building activities and corporate initiatives.

Key facts

State:

Queensland

Population:

1.95 million

Getting there:

Brisbane Airport has recently completed a $4.2 billion facelift. Take a taxi or bus into town or the catch the Airtrain, just 22 minutes into the city centre.

Fun facts:

Brisbane is known for its pioneers - Sir Charles Kingsford Smith flew the first flight from the USA to Australia in 1928; Peter C. Doherty won the Nobel Prize for his research into the body's immune cells; and Ian Frazer developed a vaccine for cervical cancer.

Local food:

Try the local seafood delicacy, Moreton Bay Bugs, washed down with a glass of the iconic beer.

Gallery

  • Brisbane Video
  • The Gabba
  • Southbank Cocktails
  • Moreton Island
  • Storey Bridge

Average Temperatures

Brisbane has a sub-tropical climate. Average maximum temperature:

Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature °C 30° 30° 29° 27° 24° 22° 22° 23° 26° 27° 28° 29°
Temperature °F 86° 86° 84° 81° 75° 72° 72° 73° 79° 81° 82° 84°

 

Featured Venues

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

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Australia’s most awarded convention centre offers five levels of purpose built, world class venue space.

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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

[ADDRESS - Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets, South Bank, Brisbane Queensland]

Australia’s most awarded convention centre offers five levels of purpose built, world class venue space.

  • Ph: +61 7 3308 3000
  • Fax: +61 7 3308 3500

Customs House

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Enjoy Brisbane’s heritage at Customs House, an exquisite building on the river, framed by grand Corinthian columns.

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Customs House Customs House

Enjoy Brisbane’s heritage at Customs House, an exquisite building on the river, framed by grand Corinthian columns.

T: + 61 7 3365 8999

F: + 61 7 3365 8900

Featured Activities

Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art

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Brisbane’s outstanding visual arts institutions connect art and people, with events spaces that combine elegance and modernism.

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Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art

Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art

Brisbane’s outstanding visual arts institutions connect art and people, while combining elegance and modernism.

  • T: +61 7 3840 7303
  • F: +61 7 3844 8865

Riverlife Adventure Centre

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Join Riverlife Adventure Centre for a climb up or abseil down the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, or a twilight kayaking tour.

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Riverlife Adventure Centre

Riverlife Adventure Centre

Join Riverlife Adventure Centre for a climb up or abseil down the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, or a twilight kayaking tour.

  • T: +61 7 3891 5766
  • F: +61 7 3891 5788

Story Bridge Adventure Climb

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Grab the best city views with a sunrise or sunset climb of Brisbane’s Story Bridge.

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Story Bridge Adventure Climb

Story Bridge Adventure Climb

Grab the best city views with a sunrise or sunset climb of Brisbane’s Story Bridge.

  • T: +61 7 3177 1633
  • F: +61 7 3514 6960