The Suburbs Of Hawthorne In Brisbane
Hawthorne is an inner riverside suburb or Brisbane, Australia. Located about four kilometers to the east of Brisbane's central business district, the area started as a farming district, but grew along with the city thanks to the introduction of ferry and tram systems. The suburbs of Balmoral and Morningside are located nearby and the Brisbane River runs just to the west of Hawthorne. Hawthorne offers a small-town feel with the convenience of being centrally located and close to anything a visitor might want to experience or see while in Brisbane, especially when staying in a Hawthorne accommodation. Anything not immediately available in Hawthorne itself can be found just down the road in the suburb of Bulimba.
Parks In Hawthorne
Hawthorne Park is located in the heart of Hawthorne and offers a fun playground for the kids. The close proximity of Hawthorne to the Queensland River provides opportunities for a wide range of outdoor activities. Kayaking along the river, especially at night, provides spectacular views of the city. Canoeing and kayaking tours are available, guided by experienced instructors, allowing visitors of all experience levels to enjoy the river. Plus, four and a half kilometers from the suburb of Hawthorne is the suburb of Kangaroo Point which offers rock climbing for the adventurous visitor.
Another popular attraction in Brisbane is the Brisbane Riverwalk, a twenty kilometer network of floating walkways. Bicyclists, roller-bladers, joggers and walkers are all welcome along the trail. Riverwalk leads past a lagoon and the gardens of South Bank, where visitors can enjoy the Queensland Cultural Centre and catch dance or theatre performances or visit the local Queensland Museum and Gallery of Modern Art.
Theatres And The Arts In Brisbane
Hawthorne is home to the Hawthorne Cinema Complex, a classic cinema built in the 1940s. The nearby suburb of Bulimba also offers a classic theatre, and both theatres allow visitors to take a small step back in time and enjoy the early architecture and ambiance that the theatres provide. Nearby Bulimba offers a variety of dining options, including Earth N Sea Pizza, Chill Bar, Thai Pocana Caf