It’s the weekend and you don’t know what to do in Brisbane? We’ve put together some ideas close to Brisbane City so you can make the most of your weekend.
South Bank is Brisbane’s ultimate lifestyle destination, with activities, dining options and cultural exhibitions to keep everyone entertained all day long. South Bank is located just a 10 minute walk over the Victoria Bridge from Mercure Brisbane.
Enjoy an afternoon at Eagle Street Pier. Located on Eagle Street, this dining precinct has some of the best views of the Brisbane River. Did we mention there are over 15 restaurants and bars to choose from? Take advantage of the location and treat yourself to an award winning waterfront dinner.
Start your Saturday at the Jan Powers Farmers Markets located in New Farm at the Powerhouse from 6am – noon. Just a short drive or City Cat ride from the Mercure Brisbane. Grab a coffee and decide between all of the freshly baked goods, crepes, sausages or dumplings for breakfast before wandering through the stalls. Bring your own basket to fill with farm fresh fruit and vegetables, sauces, olives, herbs, oils, even meats and seafood!
Shop until you drop! Just a 3 minute walk from the hotel, Queen Street is Brisbane's most vibrant and exciting pedestrian mall with over 700 stores. The lifestyle precinct is home to arcades, high-end shopping, restaurants, cafes and cinemas. Queen Street Mall is full of events and entertainment for the whole family.
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