With a host of free and affordable activities to choose from, making sure your entire family has a good time in Brisbane is never a problem. Planning a holiday to this city is usually not very expensive. Especially since it is always easy to find a place on the sand and soak up the sun, swim and relax on the beach. You may engage in a variety of other activities that are free.
Activities to Pursue with your Family
In addition to spending time on the South Bank Beach, simple activities such as browsing the weekend market, planning a picnic lunch at the Brisbane Botanic Gardens or choosing to go on the bushwalking trails of Mt. Coot-tha prove to be enjoyable for people of all ages.
Museums and Galleries
Then there is also the Queensland Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art where visitors can enter for free and explore the magnificent treasures it holds. At a small entrance fee, children can enjoy the interactive delights at the Science Centre. The Queensland Museum allows families to explore the biological, geological and cultural history of the region and is home to an awe inspiring collection of natural and cultural specimens.
Play Areas – Parks & Recreations
The Robelle Domain is also a haven for families with children looking for large spaces to have some fun together. With some exciting play equipment along with electronic gaming areas and a zero depth water park, spending a few hours here is an excellent way to bond with the family.
Getting around Brisbane with your Family
With beautiful weather all year round, the best way to get around to this many attractions and landmarks is by renting a vehicle. The convenience of having your own car to rely on is that you and your family get a chance to explore the city and the nearby regions at your own pace. Families don’t have to lug around tons of baggage during their day to the beach followed by a trip to the museum.
With on road partners such as Hertz, it is possible to avail a host of tourist friendly services such as the availability of a GPS system, and an option of getting child seats. Make sure you get around a new city with comfort and safety.