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Welcome to the Brisbane Explorer!

I am Marie, a local Brisbanite, who is absolutely passionate about my river city. I created this Brisbane travel blog to help you get the most out of visiting Brisbane city. My aim? To make sure you enjoy Brisbane as much as I do!

Whether you’re a local looking for interesting things to do, or a visitor planning that once in a lifetime trip, you have come to the right place. The Brisbane Explorer covers everything from Brisbane’s famous icons and must-dos, to discovering those lesser-known spots favoured by locals.

So come and explore Brisbane with me – and find a favourite new spot in Brisbane to enjoy today!

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Plan a visit to Brisbane

When is the best time of year to visit?

Let us guide you through each season so you can plan your ideal trip to Brisbane. Discover Brisbane weather year round, what to expect, what to do (and what to avoid!) each season with this detailed month-by-month guide.

Bridge pylon art for the Pillars Project in South Brisbane

love Street Art?

Discover where to find the best street art, murals and graffiti in Brisbane with this thorough self-guided tour of Brisbane's south side.