Situated at directly east across the Brisbane River from the Central Business District is a point which is an absolute treat to the foodies, sports fundamentalists, shopaholics and it is the home to the cultural experiences, socialites, thrill seekers, and outdoor enthusiasts, few neighborhoods could match the laid-back vibes and picturesque scenery that the Kangaroo Point offer.
The kangaroo point is situated at the peninsula that is made from the harder rhyolite rock along which the Brisbane River flows around. Situated at the northern end of the peninsula is the famous Story Bridge which connects the kangaroo point to the Central Business District Brisbane and the area of fortitude valley. It is an ideal location geographically and there are both high rise apartments and Queenslanders houses surrounding the suburb of the peninsula.
Things to do at the Kangaroo Point
As we said above, the kangaroo point itself has a lot to offer to the people belonging to different age groups and it is full of adventures. Let’s scroll and know the things you may enjoy being there.
- Kangaroo Point Cliffs
It is the best point to conquer your fears and diving down the cliffs and experiencing the warmth of the Brisbane River. You may also climb all the way to the top if you love hiking. Additionally, you can try kayaking on the Brisbane River by hiring a bike or taking a Segway tour. They also offer prawn and paddle experience on Friday nights which is completely worth the money.
- Climb the Story Bridge
The Story Bridge is one of the most happening places of Queensland and climbing the bridge to catch the 360° view of Brisbane city, Brisbane River and the Moreton Bay islands are completely worth it. There are a number of restaurants right under the bridge that serve you the most delicious menu all week long.
- Visit the Story Bridge Hotel
The Kangaroo point hotel turned Story Bridge hotel holds a special place in the hearts of the locals and the visitors. It is home to some of the great events of Australia, the Cockroach race event is one of the most famous events of this place. You can enjoy great food and feel relaxed at this hotel formed decades ago.
- Shop till you drop
There are a lot of shopping places situated around the Kangaroo Point. You can buy everything from the antique showpieces to the clothes, jewelry, and much more. So, if you are a keen shopper if you are a keen shopper then, the Kangaroo point is the best place to get anything and everything you love for yourself and your loved ones. C
Apart from all this, there are still much more things that you can do at the kangaroo point so step up and pack your bags for Queensland and make sure you must visit the kangaroo point next time you get to the Brisbane city to maximize the fun and adventure in your trip and make the most of it.