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.
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
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