Nature & Adventure

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Wildlife encounters around Brisbane

The south east of Queensland is home to unique Australian wildlife that hop, swim and crawl through their natural habitats around Brisbane.

Views for days: lookouts around Brisbane

Brisbane has more than its fair share of beautiful vantage points and lookouts near the CBD and a little further afield.

Eco tours around Brisbane

Walk on the wild side of the Brisbane region, from the mountains to the beaches, with these eco tours.

Where to go sailing in Brisbane

Set sail across crystal blue waters in Moreton Bay and into the South Pacific. Sailing is the perfect way to strengthen wobbly sea legs in Brisbane's permanent summer climate.

Scenic hikes to smash out in a morning

Feel like getting up and at it to kick-start the weekend – but just for a morning? Get out and about with this list of shorter, under three-hour hikes to re-energise with.

The most picturesque (Instagram-able) waterfalls in the Scenic Rim

Don’t go chasing them – or, actually, do. Just pack lunch, a camera and an extra pair of socks because you’ll be surrounded by water in the rainforest all day.

Brisbane's best local parks

Relax, kick, run, jump, walk, shoot, cook, laugh, fish and photograph at one of Brisbane’s many local parks and reserves.

16 short and scenic walks around Brisbane

Make the most of Brisbane in the great outdoors and wander along some of the many trails and scenic walks in the region.

Get out on the water: boating in Brisbane

Make the most of Brisbane’s 283 sunny days per year and soak up the great outdoors out on the water.

Get out and explore Brisbane's top jacaranda trees hotspots

Have you ever seen Brisbane erupt in a sea of purple Jacaranda trees? Instagrammer Lee Haskings (better known as @imlee_) has kindly shared the best spots to find them in Brisbane, and top tips on how to photograph them. Go on, chase #purpleseason.