The Brisbane River, Brisbane

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#1 of 253 in Nature in Queensland
The Brisbane River provides a handful of ways for you to enjoy the city's ideal climate. Ride the current in a kayak or on a paddleboard, or enjoy a picnic in one of the riverside parks. Head to Kangaroo Point Cliffs for sublime views of the river heading toward Brisbane's city center. Perhaps the best way to experience the river, though, is along the Riverwalk. Here you can stroll a network of pavement along the river banks and even out onto the river itself. Before you head to Brisbane, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Brisbane trip planner , to make sure you see all that Brisbane has to offer, including The Brisbane River.
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  • So much happening on and around the water. So much choice in travelling on the water. A credit to the Brisbane City for the new added bike/walking parks.  more »
  • The longest river in South East Queensland which flows through the centre of Brisbane. Good views of the river when walking across the Victoria Bridge from the CBD to Southbank.  more »
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  • One of the most awesome rivers I’ve ever seen in my life. It’s inspiring place to be filled with great atmosphere. It’s the longest river in South East Queensland, Australia, and flows through the city of Brisbane. A lot of great parks near the riversides are the best places for relaxing, family gathering. Also there are a lot of facilities such as BBQ sets, nice seats water taps and toilets. The Brisbane River hosts numerous events including the Riverfestival and Riverfire (Fireworks). All photos and videos were taken by Maher Aldalabih. Thank you
  • Had a nice swim in the river. I also had a nice leak. Don't tell the FBI.
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