Brisbane is certainly a fantastic tourist destination that welcomes tourists all year round. At Bridgewater Terraces, we welcome visitors every month, but many guests choose May for their Brisbane holiday.
As a local, I can think of many reasons why so many people love travelling to Brisbane in May. But, I’ll stick to just the top 5. So, continue reading to find out what they are. And, hopefully when you’re done reading, you’ll consider a Brisbane holiday in May yourself.
1. The weather is awesome
The biggest reason why we receive so many guests in the month of May is because the weather is absolutely sublime. May marks the last month of autumn and provides average temperatures in Brisbane range from 14°C-24°C. Also, the average sea temperature is a mild 21°C. Such glorious weather makes the month of May perfect for exploring the beauty of Brisbane.
2. There are no school holidays
Another reason to choose May for your Brisbane holiday is because there are no school holidays in the month. This means that there are fewer crowds and you won’t have to deal with long lines or lengthy waits. Moreover, with fewer tourists, you can avail of cheaper accommodation as well.
3. May offers some great events
If you choose May for your Brisbane holiday, you have some fantastic events to look forward to. Two popular events include the Paniyiri Greek Festival and the Brisbane Winter Horse Racing Season. The Paniyiri Greek Festival is a celebration of the Greek culture, while the horse racing season is an action-packed event. You’re sure to have a lot of fun attending either of these events.
4. There’s no shortage of things to do
Thanks to the various events and majestic weather, you’ll also find plenty of things to do in Brisbane in May. You can explore South Bank with all its art galleries, museums and the Brisbane Wheel. You can also go dolphin feeding at Moreton Island or enjoy pleasant walks at Mt. Coot-Tha or the Botanical Gardens. Other things to do include taking a river cruise, walking along the riverside or spending a day at Australia Zoo. With so much to choose from, you’re sure to have a great Brisbane holiday this month.
5. There’s heaps of accommodation options
Finally, if you choose May for your holiday, you’ll find heaps of accommodation in Brisbane to take avail of. Here, at Bridgewater Terraces, we offer some fantastic 1, 2 and 3-bedroom holiday apartments at incredibly affordable prices. Our self-contained apartments are centrally located in Brisbane, close to the best that our city has to offer. Moreover, our apartments start upwards of just $140 per night. You can’t expect to find better accommodation at such prices elsewhere in Brisbane.
So, go ahead and plan a Brisbane holiday in May. It’ll definitely be worth it! And, for an unforgettable holiday, book your stay in our self-contained apartments at Bridgewater Terraces. Call us at 07 3435 5216 to book an apartment today!