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The City - Shop, Eat, Play, Stay

Discover something cool in every direction – from chic galleries to concept stores, and green parklands to rooftop terraces. Start your day here with specialty coffee and finish with craft cocktails. Lust after new threads at Queensland's premier shopping district, then eat at an award-winning riverfront diner or hidden laneway eatery. Perhaps best of all, Brisbane City is one big stage with more than 1000, mostly free, events held every year. Explore a city as unique as you are.

Note: Please check the event pages or confirm with the organisers that the events are still going ahead before you make plans.


Explore everything from busy shopping streets, through to relaxed gallery strolls, or chic high-end restaurants and laid-back laneway beers.

The CBD is overflowing with incredible new spots to meet for a long lunch, after-work snacks or late-night cocktails. Here's where to eat, drink and party in Brisbane City in 2020.

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The City - Shop, Eat, Play, Stay

Shopping in Brisbane City is a vibrant adventure – with more than 700 stores along the Queen Street Mall.

In Brisbane's CBD, you’ll find high-end international fashion brands filling the storefronts.

Inside the storefronts of the 95-year-old Brisbane Arcade you’ll find small fashion houses and couture designers.

Matcha soft-serve, Asian hot dogs, Japanese barbecue, tea-based cocktails and kawaii desserts. Let's eat!

Brisbane CBD has the highest concentration of awarded fine dining restaurants.

Bar hop your way down Brisbane’s best original back alley, jumping from speakeasies to Spanish tapas bars.