The Brisbane shopping scene is as unique and quirky as the city itself. From direct factory outlets to major shopping centres and funky marketplaces, Brisbane is a top spot for shopping sprees and bargain hunting. Whether you’re lusting after the latest fashion, upgrading your home decor, or searching for the perfect gift, you’re sure to find something special at one of Brisbane’s boutiques. Trawl the antique centres in Paddington and Woolloongabba for treasures of yesteryear, or get excited over the newest looks from luxury brands in Queen Street Mall. Whatever your shopping style, Brisbane has it all.
The trendy suburbs of Paddington and Woolloongabba are known for their incredible antique centres, where you can explore clothing, music, furniture, and knickknacks from past eras. Another popular marketplace worth a wander is The Collective Markets at South Bank (open Friday to Sunday each week). From fashion to eats, this assortment of street stalls is the epitome of Brisbane markets.
Home to five massive Westfield shopping centres, it’s no surprise Brisbane is a popular shopping destination. Brisbane’s major shopping centres are located in Northlakes, Chermside, Indooroopilly, Carindale, and Mt Gravatt. So wherever you’re staying in Brisbane, you’re sure to be a quick trip from all your favourite retailers. Rest your feet and have a bite to eat between shops when you visit any Westfield – the eateries are famous for their diversity and quality.
From bookstores to trendy apparel and accessories, Brisbane’s many colourful shopping precincts have something for everyone. Visit the streets of laidback West End and see what catches your eye, or discover over 130 speciality shops in James Street – you’re sure to find something you’d just love to take home with you!