Where is the best picnic area in Brisbane?


There’s an abundance of of supreme picnic spots in Brisbane – where are the best picnic spots that you usually like to frequent with a picnic basket?

With so many picnic locations in Brisbane, you’re spoiled for picnic ideas. Do you prefer the Brisbane Botanical Gardens or one of our numerous beaches in Brisbane? List the best picnic spots below.


  1. Rocks riverside park at seventeen mile rocks. Reopened after the floods, water play area, heaps off space, playgrounds, shade, lots of covered BBQ areas.

  2. Captain Bourke park underneath the story bridge at Kangaroo Point, great views,, covered areas, city cat access and lots of parking

  3. We took some magazines, a blanket and a picnic to Neal Macrossan park at Paddington the other day. We sat up above the massive dog park so we could look down on the doggy antics and we enjoyed the large shade trees. There’s a kids playground there too – just a nice atmosphere.

  4. Easily Mount Cootha Gardens, you can find yourself a nice private spot, as well as check out the great variety of different style gardens, feed the ducks, spot a frilly or two, and listen to some local music on weekends!

  5. definitely new farm park. If you go on a jan powers market saturday, you can buy it fresh and then plonk down underneath those gigantic trees by the river