Area & Activities

Explore Brisbane

The Westin Brisbane is centrally located and your perfect launching pad to explore the River City and beyond. Access Queen Street Mall, Eagle Street Pier, and the picturesque Botanical Gardens, all only a 200 metre stroll from the hotel. Enjoy a refreshing riverside walk up to the Howard Smith Wharves precinct, or across the Story Bridge to Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Treasury Casino, Brisbane’s cultural precinct, Southbank, and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre are all an easy 10 - 15 minute walk away.  Plan an unforgettable day trip and explore the best of South East Queensland's natural wonders from Moreton Bay to the Scenic Rim or head to the Gold Coast or Sunshine Coast for a beach-side day. 


Hotel Activity Highlights

Private Transfers

Explore Brisbane with a Private Transfer in the Westin Brisbane Hotel Cars.

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Family and Children's Activities

0.1 miles

Escape Manor

Phone: +61 474 045 455

Escape Manor allows you and a group of friends to choose your themed adventure, using teamwork and logic to solve puzzles to escape.

1.2 miles

South Bank Parklands

Phone: +61 7 3156 6366

South Bank Parklands is Brisbane's cultural, social, educational and recreational destination. The parkland features free swimming facilities, walking trails and picnic areas.

1.4 miles


Phone: +61 7 3222 2222

Netherworld is a unique venue that provides an array of classic arcade cabinets, pinball machines and board games.

2.1 miles

Victoria Park

2-Bedroom Penthouse - Balcony

Local Area & Activity Highlights

Kangaroo Point & Riverlife

Featuring unmatched river and city views, experience the beautiful Kangaroo Point cliffs. Located at the base of the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Riverlife Adventure Centre offers a range of exhilarating activities. Challenge yourself to rock climbing or abseiling the Kangaroo Point cliffs, or take a leisurely kayak on the Brisbane River.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Get up close and personal with Australian Wildlife at the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. Meet a koala, hand-feed kangaroos and engage with a large variety of Australian wildlife in Lone Pine’s beautiful, natural settings. Experience happy, healthy animals and knowledgeable staff, as well as the opportunity to support conservation and enjoy educational opportunities. Only a short drive from The Westin Brisbane or inquire about the ferry service.

Mt Cootha Lookout

The scenic Mt. Coot-tha Lookout has been a favourite destination for locals and visitors for more than a century. As a ‘must see’ for all visitors to Brisbane, take in spectacular panoramic views over Brisbane all the way to Moreton Bay. Walking and hiking tracks are abundant through the National Park and the Lookout itself showcases a historical timeline of this iconic destination. 

Story Bridge Adventure Climb

Climb to the top of Story Bridge and feel a connection with the glistening cityscape and the winding turns of the Brisbane River. Stand surrounded by the city with Moreton Bay sparkling blue in the east and the rolling green hills of the Scenic Rim to the west.

South Bank

South Bank is Brisbane’s premier lifestyle and cultural destination. Located on the southern banks of the Brisbane River, enjoy lush parklands, world-class restaurants, lively bars, stunning river views and hundreds of delightful events all year round, making it the perfect place to relax and unwind. South Bank also hosts The Collective Markets every weekend in Stanley Plaza from Friday night through to Sunday afternoon.

Brisbane & Surrounds

Day Trips

The perfect launching point for your South East Queensland adventure, The Westin Brisbane is perfectly located for a range of day trips and activities. 
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Sporting & Entertainment Events

Brisbane is home to a lively calender of sporting matches and live entertainment. 
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Local Attractions

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

708 Jesmond Road

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street

Southbank Parklands

Grey Street

Heavenly Spa by Westin

Level 3,111 Mary Street

Mt Coot-tha Lookout

Mount Coot-Tha

City Botanic Gardens

City Botanic Gardens

Boggo Road Gaol

21 Boggo Road,Dutton Park

CityCat Ferry

Rocks Riverside Park

New Farm River Walk

The Brisbane River

St. Helena Island

Kangaroo Point Cliffs Park

Fitness Nearby

8.0 miles

Nitro Boxing Fitness Centre

  • Fitness classes: Fee

Swimming Nearby

0.9 miles

South Bank's Streets Beach

More Activities

Biking trail (0.1 miles) Bowling (0.1 miles) Hiking (6.2 miles) Miniature golf (34.2 miles) Bike Rentals (0.1 miles)

Local Partners

Brisbane Marketing

Tourism Events Queensland

Bridge 2 Brisbane

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