Kangaroo Point and Its Attractions

There certainly is no shortage of tourist attractions in Kangaroo Point, Brisbane. Located on the banks of the Brisbane River, Kangaroo Point lies directly across Brisbane CBD and borders South Bank and Fortitude Valley.

Given that we manage Bridgewater Terraces, which are holiday apartments in Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, I know the area and its attractions and activities very well. Continue reading, and I’ll tell you everything you need to know about Kangaroo Point and the attractions and activities that it has to offer.

Kangaroo Point attractions

Brisbane River & City

Brisbane River & City view from Kangaroo Point Cliffs

Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, is located on the Brisbane River; therefore, it is surrounded by natural beauty. And because it directly overlooks Brisbane CBD, amazing views of the cityscape can be seen from Kangaroo Point – especially from the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, which is one of the major attractions at Kangaroo Point. Another major attraction that offers spectacular views of the city is the iconic Story Bridge, which you can also climb.

Kangaroo Point is a favoured picnic and recreation spot for both locals and tourists. The area is home to more than 200 Mormon temples and contains several trails and cycling paths. While you can choose to explore the beauty of Kangaroo Point on foot, you can also rent a bike to explore the area. There is also a ferry terminal in Kangaroo Point where you can hop on a river cruise or simply get around Brisbane.

Things to do in Kangaroo Point

Story Bridge Adventure Climb

Story Bridge Adventure Climb, a popular Kangaroo Point Attraction

Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, is well known for offering tourists a range of attractions and activities. You can indulge in various adventure activities at the Kangaroo Point Cliffs, such as rock climbing or abseiling down the cliffs. Right next to the Kangaroo Point Cliffs is Riverlife Adventure Centre, where you can indulge in various water sports and adventure activities, such as stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking.

As mentioned, the Story Bridge is another top attraction in Kangaroo Point. By climbing and making your way up to the summit of the Story Bridge, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of our city. When you’re done with the climb, you can have some of the finest steaks, burgers and tapas in Brisbane at the Story Bridge Hotel. Near the Story Bridge, you’ll find the Queensland Multicultural Centre, where you can catch special events and exhibitions.

Some other places to enjoy a great dining experience in Kangaroo Point include the Medley Café and Eagle’s Nest. And, if you’re in the mood to listen to some live music, head over to the Brisbane Jazz Club in Kangaroo Point.

Kangaroo Point holiday accommodation

Bridgewater Terraces Holiday Apartments

With all its attractions and excellent central location, holiday accommodation is plentiful in Kangaroo Point, Brisbane. And for this, our holiday apartments, Bridgewater Terraces are a perfect choice.

We offer a range of self-contained apartments in Wharf Street, Kangaroo Point, close to the Holman Street Ferry Terminal. Our apartments are designed to offer you home-like comfort on your Brisbane holiday. And our holiday accommodation is incredibly cost-effective. By staying in one of our apartments, you’ll put yourself in the best position to enjoy a wonderful and memorable Brisbane holiday.


Kangaroo Point, Brisbane is one of the most popular destinations in our city with holidaymakers and locals alike. That’s because Kangaroo Point offers several attractions and activities. Kangaroo Point is situated on the banks of the Brisbane River, directly opposite Brisbane CBD and is home to the Kangaroo Point Cliffs and the Story Bridge. While you can indulge in adventure activities in Kangaroo Point, it is also a popular picnic and recreation spot. You’ll also find some amazing live music and dining options in Kangaroo Point.

And, for cheap holiday accommodation in Kangaroo Point, consider Bridgewater Terraces holiday apartments.  Check out our range of self-contained apartments and call us at 07 3435 5216 to make a booking today!

About Denis Goodman

Denis is the manager of Bridgewater Terraces and has a long history with accommodation and property management rights. He brings his knowledge and experiences into his writer to help holiday makers have a wonderful holiday.

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