Mount Coot-tha Lookout, Brisbane

4.6
The Mount Coot-tha Lookout provides panoramic views of Brisbane and its environs. Bus tours often stop here, and you can easily reach the Lookout with Bus 471 from the city. Signs point out key landmarks to give you a lay of the land, and you can eat at either the cafe or restaurant should hunger strike. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Mount Coot-tha Lookout by using our Brisbane tour planner.
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  • Visited on Tuesday 29th October. We hadn't been there for a few years so decided to check out the view, more highrise buildings going up but still worth the drive up there.  more »
  • I come here on a trike motorcycle tour. The drive through forest was beautiful but at the top was very busy and parking difficult for the trike. Brisbane looks much bigger from up here than I expected...  more »
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  • 1st time heading up to the lookout with my boys. It's such a beautiful view with a lot of space for multiple photos. Great for large group photos to capture that Brisbane scenery behind you. They have a great Cafe during the day and restaurant for the evening. I'll update my feedback once we head back again for the evening experience. Here are a few photos from our day trip.
  • Where do I start . Took three overseas tourists who came in this morning so while waiting for the hotel to be cleaned and ready take um to Mt coot lookout and have brunch . Four adults and one child . Three chicken salad wraps but one not toasted . A toasted ham n cheese sandwich and a pecan slice with selected non alcohol drinks . $73.00 later a dirty cup for tea to go into at the table and dirty plates with food on . Don't know how the lady bringing it all out missed it all or just didn't care . It made me wonder whether the cups with drink in was clean or not. Chicken wrap was disgusting but felt embarrassed not to eat it . I could make better at home . Second and last time I but anything from up there . Don't mind paying good money for good food but this food was not good . So disappointed .
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