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7 Fun Easter Activities in Brisbane in 2024

Easter is just around the corner, and there’s no better place to celebrate than in beautiful Brisbane. With the forecast of 100% sunshine, it’s the perfect time to explore the city and make some memories with loved ones. 

Easter Cocktails at Fiume Rooftop Bar

First up, head to Fiume Rooftop Bar in the Howard Smith Wharves district for some Easter-inspired cocktails. Our mixologists have created a range of colourful and delicious drinks to get you in the festive spirit. Sip on a Bad Bunny with cinnamon and clove infused rum, Campari, Crème De Cacao and Amaretto, or try the totally Insta-worthy Marshmallow Clover Club while enjoying panoramic views of the city skyline.

Easter Extravaganza at Howard Smith Wharves

As the Easter weekend approaches, Howard Smith Wharves buzzes with excitement and anticipation for its annual Easter Extravaganza weekend on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th of April on Main Lawn. With live music, delicious food, refreshing drinks and games on the lawn, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

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Easter Picnic in South Bank

For a more laid-back Easter celebration, pack a picnic and head to the beautiful South Bank Parklands. With a range of scenic spots to choose from, you can relax on the grass or under a shady tree while enjoying some delicious Easter treats. Don't forget to bring some chocolate eggs to share with your loved ones. Staying at Crystalbrook Vincent? Add a picnic hamper to your reservation with everything you need for the ultimate picnic in Brisbane; 375mL Mumm Champagne, cheese, salami, crackers, olives, and fig paste. It includes complimentary bike hire, use of the Crystalbrook Vincent picnic hamper and blankets, and a guide to the best picnic spots in town.

Stay, Play and Climb

Located within the vibrant Howard Smith Wharves precinct, Crystalbrook Vincent’s Stay, Play + Climb package is the ideal brave and bold escape to celebrate the best of Brisbane. Take your holiday to new heights with a Day Climb of the Story Bridge and learn about the bridge’s fascinating history and engineering prowess of this iconic landmark. Surround yourself with spectacular vistas while you ascend to Brisbane’s best vantagepoint at the summit.

Dine and drink just metres from the Brisbane River at Howard Smith Wharves and be awed by the spellbinding views, with the comfort of your modern hotel room just moments away. From locally-brewed schooners and woodfired pizzas at Felons Brewing Co, sunset spritzes at Mr Percival's, or Italian feasts with river views at Ciao Papi, the choice is yours.

After a restful nights sleep, start each day on a high note at Mews, offering a diverse range of breakfast delights from traditional favourites to fun and flavourful creations.

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Easter Treats Movie Night

Looking for a fun-filled evening? Check out the Easter Treats Movie Night at the Roma Street Parkland. Bring a picnic blanket and settle in for a night of family-friendly movies and delicious treats. There will also be a range of food trucks on site for those who want to indulge in some Easter treats.

Visit the Easter Markets

Get into the festive spirit by visiting one of the many Easter markets in Brisbane. From artisanal chocolates to handmade crafts, there's something for everyone. The Collective Markets are held each week at South Bank and there will be an Easter Market held over 3 days from 7 to 10 April. Foodies be sure to check out the Jan Power's Farmers Market at the Powerhouse for a range of fresh, locally sourced produce. You can also visit the Brisbane Night Market for some mouth-watering Easter treats, live music, and entertainment. Don't forget to pick up some souvenirs to remember your Easter celebration in Brisbane.

Get Your Hot Cross Bun Fix

This Easter, Sprout Artisan Bakery is taking hot cross buns to the next level with an awe-inspiring hot cross bun wheel, comprised of 30 delicious buns that are hand-rolled and baked together. It's the perfect centerpiece for your Easter table, guaranteed to make a statement and impress your guests. Pre-orders for the hot cross bun wheel are now available until April 9th, with 48 hours notice required for all orders. 

A Person Holding A Tray Of Food Image courtesy of Sprout Artisan Bakery