Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
As stated in the Guinness Book of World Records, the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is the first of its kind and also the largest koala sanctuary in the world. The place is famous for being the home for 130 koalas and it has an experience of 85 years. The place is located in the southern part at distance of 12km from the city centre. Apart from koalas one can see kangaroos, wombats, possums, birds and other Aussie critters. One can enjoy the beautiful animals here and also click some quick snaps hugging the koalas by shedding some extra bucks. There are exclusive buses as well as Mirimar cruises which can be availed to reach the sanctuary based beside Brisbane River. There are several shows organised n the sanctuary which can be enjoyed.
Location: 708 Jesmond Rd, Fig Tree Pocket, Brisbane
Timings; 9am to 5pm
Roma Street Parkland
Another one on the list of amazing Brisbane tourist attractions is the Roma Street Parkland. This beautiful park sprawls over 16 hectares of land and is dotted with lush green coffee and tea plantations. Something that you must not miss out on when it is the walk in the stellar rainforests that will give you the feeling of being close to nature.These forests are a true paradise for nature lovers. Apart from this, you can also take a look at the various masterpieces that are installed in the garden and are artworks of some of the best artists in the city. Other than this there are even various rejuvenation spots in the garden where you can just sit down and relax out your worries with the esthetic views of nature.Location: 1 Parkland Blvd, Brisbane City QLD 4000Best time to visit: Autumn season, March to MayEntry Fee: $4 per person
Wheel Of Brisbane
Enjoy the birds-eye view of the city with the Wheel of Brisbane which is one of the best tourist places in Brisbane. This 60-meter tall wheel extends the view of the entire city while you just sit back on it. The entire wheel comprises several sitting capsules with a capacity of two people in each.Every capsule is air-conditioned and each ride lasts for about 12 minutes where you can spend one of the best times of your life. The best part about this experience is that while you are revolutionizing it, once you reach the top it is manually stopped and you can take a look at the major attractions from the top and listen to the audio about the attraction.Location: Russell Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101Best time to visit: Autumn season, March to MayEntry Fee: $14 per head.
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