Visit Brisbane

Best Times to Visit Brisbane. The best time to visit Brisbane is from March to May – autumn in the Southern Hemisphere. Temperatures during this season hover between the high 50s and mid-80s with little rainfall later in the season.
go card is TransLink’s electronic ticket to fast, easy and convenient travel. Use go card on all TransLink bus, train (including Airtrain), ferry and tram services in greater Brisbane, Ipswich, Sunshine Coast, and Gold Coast regions. The best part about go card is it’s:
  • cheaper than the cost of a paper ticket
  • convenient to manage
  • easy to top-up and use
  • available for adults, children, concessions, seniors. Press Here To Get go card
January is the hottest month in Brisbane with an average temperature of 26°C (78°F) and the coldest is July at15°C (59°F) with the most daily sunshine hours at 11 in January. The wettest month is February with an average of 130mm of rain. The best month to swim in the sea is in January when the average sea temperature is 26°C(79°F).
Brisbane, capital of Queensland, is a large city on the Brisbane River. Clustered in its South Bank cultural precinct are the Queensland Museum and Sciencentre, with noted interactive exhibitions. Another South Bank cultural institution is Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, among Australia’s major contemporary art museums. Looming over the city is Mt. Coot-tha, site of Brisbane Botanic Gardens. Area: 15,826 km² Population: 1.977 million (2011) United Nations State electorate(s): 41 divisions Did you know: Brisbane is the most-populous place in Queensland by population (1,874,427).