The excellent Fireworks Gallery is a commercial space dedicated to contemporary Australian and Aboriginal art. Life-size sculptures of...
James St Cooking School
Among James St popular offerings – both hands-on and demonstration classes – are three-hour courses on cooking modern Australian,...
With a 50m outdoor pool.
Breakfast Creek Hotel
This historic 1889 pub is a Brisbane classic. Built in lavish French Renaissance style, it has various bars and dining areas (including...
Classy noodle restaurant with communal tables. It’s perpetually busy for its quality, well-priced food.
Newstead House information
Lonely Planet review
On a breezy hill overlooking the river, Brisbane’s best-known heritage site dates from 1846 and is beautifully fitted out with Victorian furnishings, antiques, clothing and period displays. It’s surrounded by manicured gardens and has superb water vistas. It’s located north of the centre, in Newstead Park. On Sundays, Devonshire tea is served on the verandah.