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Newstead House General Entry Ticket

Newstead House

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Highlights

Visit Brisbane’s oldest standing residence, Newstead House.  Considered the jewel in the crown of South East Queensland’s historic properties the home was built in 1846 and holds a commanding position, with stunning views over Newstead Park & the Brisbane River.  You are invited to explore Newstead House, taking in the stunning views at your leisure during opening times. Friday & Saturday 10am - 2pm Sunday 10am - 4pm.   Your general entry ticket also includes a one hour guided tour, offered daily at 11.30am.

What You'll Get

Visit: Newstead House, Cnr: Breakfast Creek Rd & Newstead Avenue Newstead, Brisbane, Queensland 4006 Australia

One of the most prominent homes in Queensland's history, the iconic landmark was built in 1846 and has been occupied by some of Brisbane's most influential colonial figures, including Patrick Leslie, Captain John Clements Wickham and George Harris.  Newstead House, Brisbane's oldest standing residence, is the jewel in the crown of South East Queensland's historic properties.

Now operating as a living museum, the grand home is furnished to reflect the occupation of the Harris family, who were in residence between 1862 and 1890.  As you wander around the generous verandas, which offer sweeping views over Newstead Park to the Brisbane River, you cannot help wonder what life was like in the early days and how much the vista has changed.

Today Newstead House enjoys a resurgence in community interaction and participation through innovative programming, exhibitions, education programs and welcomes domestic and international visitors. 


Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Inclusions
  • One Hour guided tour


Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions


Departure Point
Newstead House

Departure Time
Opening Hours: Friday & Saturday 10am - 2pm Sunday 10am - 4pm Last entry to House Museum 30 minutes prior to closing

Duration
1 to 2 hours

Return Details
BY CAR



• Disabled drop off zone and allocated disabled parking available

• Car Parking is usually available in the driveway of Newstead Park leading up to Newstead House
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Brisbane City Council buses stop at Bus Stop 12 inbound and outbound. For information about catching public transport in Brisbane contact Trans Link on 13 20 30 or www.translink.com.au.
BY TRAIN

Bowen Hills train station is the closest to Newstead House with a 30 minute walk required to Newstead Park.
FERRY

River City Cruises depart from the River Lookout Cruise Terminal (Jetty A), Southbank Parklands at 10.30am arriving at the John Oxley Landing, Newstead Park at 11.15am. On its second cruise, The Neptune then departs at 1.15pm returning to Southbank at 2.00pm.
CYCLING

Cycling through Newstead Park either to or from Teneriffe & Newfarm is one of the most picturesque rides available in Australia, with bike ways running along the side of the Brisbane River for most of the journey. Newstead House is the perfect rest spot to take in the breezes!


Please Note: Bike shoes not permitted on verandahs.
VISITOR INFORMATION

Newstead House is located in Newstead Park, 191a Breakfast Creek Road, Newstead.  Please use access road into Newstead Park.


Nearby attractions:



• 15 minute walk to the new hub of activity Gasworks @ Newstead.

• A short stroll across Breakfast Creek bridge to the Breakfast Creek Hotel

• Miegunyah Historic Home (Bowen Hills)


Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Newstead House in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here.

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