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Nestled just a 10-minute walk from Brisbane’s CBD lies the Roma Street Parkland and Spring Hill precinct. A haven for the a la mode, Spring Hill features an assortment of trendy cafes and restaurants, interwoven with historical monuments such as the heritage-listed Old Windmill and the Spring Hill Baths.
Meanwhile Roma Street Parkland offers a distinctly different experience, with designer gardens and sprawling lawns that wind around 16 hectares of stunning parklands. Well known by garden and plant enthusiasts for its exceptional horticultural standards, it is also a popular visitor destination, housing free barbeques, playgrounds and a year-round calendar of events.
Ease into the weekend with scrumptious eats and free live music at The Sound Society, Roma Street Parkland. Check out the program now!
Take a guided tour of the Parklands and witness the stunning autumnal colours and hidden secrets.
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Enjoy the old-world charm of a Clock Tower tour. Step into the original 1930s hand-operated lift, travel past the Art Deco-styled clock face to arrive at the final, 64 metre high platform for a bird’s-eye view of the city. There is a reason this has been a time-honoured tradition for Brisbane families for almost 90 years.
Learn the history, architecture and garden design of these two iconic Brisbane destinations in a winter walking tour of Brisbane City Hall and Roma Street Parkland.
Moreton Bay penal colony was established by the British Government to “…reinstate transportation as an object of real terror to all classes of society”. It succeeded. Life in Irons: Brisbane’s Convict Stories provides a vivid insight into daily life in the settlement using original documents, personal accounts, historical objects and contemporary art, brought to life with immersive new technologies.
Budding architects get the chance to create their dream Queenslander using a template designed by Bristopia artist Megan McKean.
The distinctive architecture of Brisbane’s timber and tin homes gets a whimsical makeover by McKean Studio in this engaging DIY art project where you colour, cut and build a three-dimensional paper house to take home.
The Queensland wine industry is unique in Australia as having the highest proportion of boutique wineries producing the majority of Queensland wine. This means that you are tasting the fruits of small businesses who strive for perfection in their yearly vintages.
Everyone's favourite train, the Parkland Explorer, is back and ready for passengers. Read on for the operating times and information about the train.
Sian Evans is a Singer-Songwriter and then some. Sporting Guitar, Banjo, Stampy Box and Jingles (feet percussion), her show is a fine concave of folk/roots and alt-country. A great voice, dexterous guitar chops and charming as hell. She is a bona fide country roots troubadour.
Mickey is an engaging entertainer, leaving his mark on everyone within an earshot. Both deeply musical and dangerously unguarded Mickey combines timelessly catchy hooks with an undeniable vulnerability.
Let the fun be-gin…
Pig ‘N’ Whistle Riverside is hosting a four course gin dinner! Each delicious course will be perfectly paired with four Australian and international gins. You will also receive a cocktail on arrival, to be-gin the proceedings and delight your palate.
Though close in location, Spring Hill and Roma Street Parkland offer a delightful dichotomy of experiences. The starting point for both is their own unique histories.
Whether you’re looking for a tasty feast, a quick snack or a grab-and-go coffee, Spring Hill and Roma Street Parkland will spoil you for choice.
Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxed picnic by the lake, spotting the wildlife in the world-class gardens or tantalizing your taste buds, Roma Street Parkland and Spring Hill have it all.
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Roma Street Parkland isn’t just a space: it’s a community. Our range of facilities mean that people of all abilities can enjoy the retreat.
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