NEW FARM & BRISBANE POWERHOUSE
New Farm is one of Brisbane's 'richest' suburbs with a plethora of options for food, drink, entertainment and recreaction all within walking distance. With classical Queensland architecture and a picturesque location a day out to New Farm is always a great experience.
New Farm Park
New Farm Park is one of Brisbanes oldest, grandest, and largest parks. A popular spot for locals and visitors alike the park is located next to the Powerhouse Museum with transportaion services nearby. Many of the parks original features have been preserved to this day. Jazz bands frequent the park rotunda on Sundays while local families enjoy picnics.
Brisbane Powerhouse is Queenslands home of contemporary culture, a 'magnificent 1920's power station' reborn as the centre of arts on the Brisbane River. The Powerhouse hosts over 1,250 performances and events annually, featuring music, dance, writing/ideas, film and more.
For more information about the Brisbane Powerhouse Museum click here.
Food and Drink
New Farm not only has some of the best restaurants in Brisbane but these venues are also only walking distance from one another. Catching some of James Street into the mix, Urban:List have compiled some of the their choice of New Farms 11 best Restaurants. James Street favourites like Gerard's Bistro and Sixes and Sevens feature on this list as some of Brisbane's star eating establishments.