South Bank is Brisbane’s well loved hotspot. By day you can expect to see families relaxing by the beach and picnicing in the stunning parklands. By night the streets of South Bank come alive with adults wining and dining their way through upmarket pubs, restaurants and bars. Whatever you’re agenda, South Bank is one of Brisbane’s must see locations. The great news? It can be an adventure as cheap or as expensive as you like. Today I visited South Bank to see how far $50 could get me. Check out what I got up to below!
COST: Parking rates start from $10 an hour. Public transport daily ticket rates start from $4.80 for non GO-Card holders.
STANLEY STREET PLAZA MARKETS
OPERATING TIMES: Friday: 5pm – 9pm, Saturday: 10am – 9pm and Sunday: 9am – 4pm.
LUNCH IN THE PARKLANDS
COST: $9 for the best chicken doner burger I’ve had in Australia!
*Entry to the Dinosaur Discovery is $15 for adults & $12 for children
RELAX BY THE BEACH
COST: $7 for 3 scoops of mouthwatering New Zealand ice-cream!
Parking, lunch, snacks and ice-cream came to $39.50 for two people!
Over to you! What are your favourite spots to explore in South Bank?