Jump right in to a holiday at Kangaroo Point
Stretching out for over 2500km, Coastal Queensland is proud to present a vast array of sun drenched destinations for holidaymakers to choose from. But if you are looking for somewhere that has great weather, great rental accommodation, great food, somewhere that can lift your spirit and overwhelm the senses, then a holiday in Kangaroo Point is the answer to all your dreams.
Let Kangaroo Point lure you to Australia
A suburb of Brisbane, Kangaroo Point can be found ideally situated overlooking the Brisbane River making it utterly charming and exciting just by simply looking at it. Millions of holidaymakers diverge from their holiday in Brisbane just to enjoy the many delights she has to offer.
The first port of call for any holiday to Kangaroo Point is the Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Ideally situated next to the South Bank Parklands, a visit to the cliffs can be enjoyed by all the family. Picnics are enjoyed with the cliffs providing a dramatic backdrop. For those who love the rush of adrenaline, there are abseiling and rock climbing opportunities from beginners to experts. At night, the cliffs are lit up, providing a dramatic and brilliant site to see from the balconies of your luxury holiday apartments in the area.
Another great place to visit is the Story Bridge. This cantilever bridge stretches out across the Brisbane River, linking Kangaroo Point with Fortitude Valley. It was erected in 1935 but wasn’t fully completed until 1940 and was named after John Douglas Story, the Public Service Commissioner for the area. Many people come to Story Bridge for the exciting bridge climbs which are becoming famous in Kangaroo Point’s tourism industry. At night, the bridge is lit up in a spectacular display of lights and also features in the annual River Festival in September.
Where you stay in Kangaroo Point will add to the feeling of your stay here in this magnificent destination. There are a number of holiday homes available to rent from overnight to several months. Choose from self-contained accommodation or holiday villas for longer stays or a luxury holiday house overlooking the cliffs for a sense of the dramatic.
Fashionable and friendly
There are endless things to do in Kangaroo Point. For those who like the rush of adrenaline, kayaking down the Brisbane River is a fantastic experience. Kayak tours are available come rain or shine and it is an opportunity to see both Kangaroo Point and Brisbane from a very unique angle. You will see various attractions along the way, including the Brisbane Botannical Gardens and South Bank Parklands.
If you are searching for another type of rush, then the thrill of shopping will certainly make you an eager bunny. There are plenty of great shopping opportunities in Kangaroo Point, from unique chic boutique stores selling one of a kind souvenirs to big brand designer stores. However, it may be an idea to be sure that you have your credit card and someone to carry all your bags!
Holiday destinations around Brisbane
Using your holiday rental as your base you will be lucky enough to be able to explore the diversity and vibrancy of Coastal Queensland. There are some wonderful little towns and vivacious cities to discover, making each day exciting and full of possibilities. Come back and relax in your comfortable holiday home before going out in the evening. Kangaroo Point has a variety of different international and national restaurants and eateries that will take all your senses on a trip to heaven. Once you have had your fill, take a walk around this stunning town to see a totally unique side of her.
The ideal time to arrive
The climate in and around Brisbane enjoys humid semi-tropical weather. Summers can be warm to hot, with winters being dry and moderately warm, so no matter whether you enjoy a hot destination or a more moderate climate, Kangaroo Point is the ideal holiday destination. The temperatures average around 30 °C in January and 10 °C in July. No matter what, though, you should always apply sunscreen regularly throughout the day and drink plenty of fluids.
Travelling to Coastal Queensland
There are daily flights departing from London Heathrow Airport and arriving in Brisbane Airport with stopovers in Abu Dhabi, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Sydney and Melbourne. Airlines include Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, American Airlines, Emirates and Qantas Airways. Once you have safely touched down in Brisbane, it is only a short way before you will be settled in your luxury holiday accommodation in Kangaroo Point, where the best of Australia can be enjoyed.