Need some inspiration for what to do this long weekend? With only 4 days to go and counting why not bring your family and your friends and celebrate what's great at the Australia Day Festival.
The Parklands at South Bank, Brisbane, will come alive with music, interactive art installations, family entertainment and a spectacular fireworks display.
With green spaces, shady trees and a panoramic view of the iconic Brisbane River and CBD, the Parklands is the ideal location to join in the Australia Day festivities.
Bring your picnic rug, cool off at Streets Beach and enjoy celebrating Australia Day 2014 with family and friends.
Don’t miss the traditional Flag Raising Ceremony on the Cultural Forecourt where the Australian Defence Force will raise the Australian, Queensland, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags.
The event runs from 10am until 7.30pm. Find out more about getting to the Australia Day Festival.
Take the hassle out of finding a car park and stay the night or whole long weekend with us at the Manor Apartment Hotel Brisbane. Our spacious apartment style accommodation provides the perfect option for you and the family with the added bonus of being located right in the heart of the CBD. The CityCat ferry to South Bank departs from Eagle Street and is only a 10 minute walk from us.
So book today and make the 2014 Australia Day long weekend one to remember!