South Bank's best ice creams - Visit Brisbane


South Bank's best ice creams

Whether it's a treat on a hot day or an everyday delight, ice cream is something that we all love to indulge in. While you're at South Bank, cool down with one of these family friendly treats that won't break the bank.

Happy Pops South Bank

Happy Pops

Originating in Noosa, Happy Pops in Stanley Street Plaza offers handcrafted artisanal gelato made fresh daily in store, with vegan friendly options. The best part is they are essentially a guilt-free treat, using all natural Australian ingredients and no preservatives. There is a selection of pre-made premium pops, including award-winning flavours Coconut and Raspberry and Fruit Pavlova, and smaller versions for the little ones - kids mini pops. Or, you can make your own pops through an easy three step process. 

New Zealand Natural

Proudly made in New Zealand with the freshest, finest quality ingredients, New Zealand Natural ice cream offers a pure taste adventure at the Central Cafes. Get a scoop or two of flavours like Salted Caramel and Pistachio, Hokey Pokey and Chocolate Ecstasy or mix it up with a frozen yoghurt, a smoothie or go all out with a sundae.

Cold Rock

This is ice-cream made your way! You might think it’s hard to choose an ice cream flavour from the dozens on offer but just wait until you have to choose your mix-ins! Cold Rock has everything from cookie dough, peanut butter cups, fudge and gummy bears to Snickers, Maltesers, Tim Tams and brownies, and there’s always fruit and nuts for a slightly healthier option. With over 3000 possible combinations, you’re sure to be back to try a few more.

Coco Bliss Nice Cream

Coco Bliss

Coco Bliss, on Grey Street, offers a healthy and refined sugar free option in the form of 'nice cream' coconut ice cream. Flavours include chocolate, vanilla and strawberry with healthy additions available such as chocolate fudge sauce, toffee sauce, crushed peanuts and fresh strawberries to complement.


Geláre ice cream is made with all-natural ingredients, extra cream content and no air, which makes for a completely decadent treat. Situated on Little Stanley Street, all your favourites are on the list like Cookies 'n Cream and Choc Chip, but there are also some surprising and completely delightful extras like Blueberry Cheesecake and Peanut Butter Cup. They also offer vegan ice cream that is organic, dairy, soy and egg-free, naturally sweetened with organic agave syrup, and completely delicious.