• Brisbane

Brisbane Holidays

Brisbane holidays whisk you away to the bustling riverside city at the heart of Queensland, Australia. Nestled between the Coral Sea and rugged national parks, the capital of Australia’s Sunshine State is a metropolitan city with a huge sense of fun bubbling underneath. With elegant rooftop bars, fusion dining and a growing art scene alongside nearby deserted subtropical beaches and crystal clear waters, Brisbane is perfect for those looking for an adventure or wanting to enjoy a relaxing break spent soaking up the sun.

The temperate year round weather and unspoiled natural landscape marks Brisbane as a truly remarkable location, and a perfect place to begin touring Australia’s stunning coastline and world renowned Great Barrier Reef.

Unforgettable Holidays in Beaming Brisbane

At Hayes & Jarvis we pride ourselves on offering tailor made holidays that are perfect for you. Whether you are chasing that adrenaline high, looking for a romantic honeymoon in pure luxury or wanting to relax as the waves lap beneath your feet, we can help plan your dream getaway to over 60 destinations worldwide.

Brisbane is ideally located for those wanting to delve into heartland of this great continent with its unparalleled coastline and marine life. Our Pacific Coast Explorer tour takes in the breathtaking journey from Sydney all the way to the Sunshine Coast. Alternatively, discover the best of both east and west on the Coastal Explorer tour. Taking off from Perth, travel north to swim alongside whale sharks in the unparalleled Coral Coast. To explore the action packed Sunshine State, book our Queensland Classic tour, which incorporates sand islands, reefs and world heritage rainforests. 

Destination Highlights
  • Explore idyllic sandy islands
  • Stay in world class hotels
  • Swim with dolphins in crystal clear waters
  • Exciting fusion cuisine
  • Explore national parks
  • Luxury wilderness camping

Time Zone

GMT +10

Flight Time

London Heathrow to Brisbane International Airport is around a 22 hour flight with one stop at Hong Kong. Some fights can be much longer depending on the stop-over destination and waiting time between flights.


Australian dollar (AUD)

Visa Information

All tourists require an Australian Tourist Visa, you can apply for an instant tourist visa, this is also known as an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) visa.



Health Information

No mandatory vaccinations required. It's important to contact your GP for latest recommendations.

Brisbane Attractions

  • Glasshouse Mountains, Queensland

    Explore the great outdoors

    Brisbane holidays allow you to journey into Australia’s vast coastal wonders, tropical rainforests and native wildlife. Meet your very own national treasure at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and feed dolphins at Tangalooma Island Resort. Why not get your adrenaline pumping and abseil down the Story Bridge? Or take a picnic up Mount Coot-tha for the best views of the city, night and day.

  • Swim with dolphins

    Australia’s crystal clear waters and vivid coral reefs offer the perfect chance to swim alongside wild dolphins and marine life. Moreton Bay, an internationally recognised marine park, is home to schools of playful and friendly bottlenose and Pacific humpback dolphins. Why not make a dream come true and snorkel alongside these majestic creatures in an idyllic setting.

  • Brisbane Island Hopping

    The Sunshine Coast offers a wealth of extraordinary islands, each with their own personality and hidden gems to discover. Whether you’re in the mood for an unforgettable stay on the world’s largest sand island – Fraser Island – or want to canoe, fish and kayak in Moreton Bay, Hayes & Jarvis are here to plan your journey.

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