Brisbane Botanic Gardens – Mount Coot-tha
At the foot of Mt Coot-tha, these botanic gardens are well worth a visit for the Bonsai House, Fern House, Japanese Garden, the Tropical Dome and the Australian Plant Communities section, which showcases native species. Free guided walks are available. Located in the gardens is the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, which holds a range of regular and special events, some involving planetarium astronomers. Mt Coot-tha Rd, Toowong; (07) 3403 2535; open daily; admission free.
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