South Bank, Brisbane, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

3 days in Brisbane

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Brisbane and surrounds

3 days in Brisbane

South Bank, Brisbane, QLD © Tourism and Events Queensland

South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Koala, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, QLD © Tourism Australia

Koala, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Queensland © Tourism Australia

Robert Walter Friedler, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

“After Lone Pine, the nearby Botanical Gardens and Mt Coot-tha lookout are excellent places to visit.”

Moreton Island Desert, Moreton Island, QLD © Tourism Australia

Moreton Island Desert, Moreton Island, Queensland © Tourism Australia

Local tip

Moreton Island is a great place for a day trip, but it’s also a popular camping spot. Australian surfer Mick Fanning counts the island among his favourite places to camp, labelling it an “unspoilt paradise”.