South Bank

South Bank is Brisbane’s premier entertainment and lifestyle precinct nestled in the heart of the city.

Surrounded by 17 hectares of lush riverfront parkland, South Bank is home to the cultural centerpieces of Brisbane – the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA), the Maritime Museum, Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland Museum and the theaters of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC).

It is host to a huge range of attractions, including the wheel of Brisbane, the only man-made sand and swimming beach in Australia, a gorgeous rainforest, more than 50 world-class restaurants, bars and cafes and hundreds of events all year round.

The dynamic lifestyle center vibrates with energy and sophistication, drawing crowds from all around Queensland.

Whether you’re looking to explore, unwind and relax or if you’re just out to have a good time, South Bank truly has something for everyone.      

Location: South Bank, Brisbane

Vibe: Relaxed and sophisticated

Known for: Being the cultural and lifestyle hub of Brisbane

Nearby: Brisbane CBD, Milton, West End

Accessible: Car and public transport

Zone: City

Liveability: South Bank is primarily an entertainment destination, but you’ll find yourself going back so often you’ll feel as though you practically live there!

Words and Pictures by Catherine Sherwood