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Newstead House

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Newstead House General Entry Ticket
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THE JEWEL IN THE CROWN OF SOUTH EAST QUEENSLAND'S HISTORIC HOMES... One of the most prominent homes in our history, the iconic landmark was built in 1846 and has been occupied by some of Brisbane's most influential colonial figures including Patrick...more
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Cnr: Breakfast Creek Rd & Newstead Avenue | Newstead, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
+61 7 3216 1846
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All reviews breakfast crepe breakfast creek hotel step back in time overlooking the brisbane river historical house historical home victorian era wonderful history early brisbane guided tour brisbane history park area wander around picnic lunch public transport wickham oldest
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been there many times and it is always a special time when you bring friends over to it for the first time. Lovely views of the river. A wonderful place to come to and soak in the history of Brisbane and relax going through...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been going here for years, organising student groups or taking visitors. Everyone says the same thing - walking through history of early day Brisbane. There is lots of history if you are a history or cultural buff. The dedicated volunteers can tell stories...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank normakk
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Newstead House Isa historic property in Brisbane. A grand residence situated in an elevated position overlooking the Brisbane River and surrounded by parkland. Well maintained colonial era building furnished to reply the time it was last occupied. Guided tours are available.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Take your time and visit this historicle part of Brisbane. Great tour with knowledgable guide. Beautiful location and easy to get to.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hohensee
JenniferG3525, Public Relations Manager at Newstead House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Sharing our history and enabling people to enjoy our grand home gives us great joy!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is a beautiful house, set up as a family would have used it, and wonderful to see that it's so well cared for. The furniture was perfect, and the rooms were delightful to wander around in.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank juneez01
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A quiet step back in time. Leave the hustle and bustle outside and drift back in time. The volunteers who run the place do a fantastic job. Thank you all. My wife and I pack a picknick, get the ferry to Teneriffe then walk along...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

Brisbane has so many modern, new buildings it’s nice to visit a piece of early colonial history. The guided tour is informative and worth doing. We visited on a Sunday when there was a jazz band playing on the lawns and a few food trucks....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mmc232014
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We did the river ferry to Newstead House. A lovely trip. We could have gone straight back to the city on the boat but got off, visited the wonderful old pub and then the house. The house is just as it was in the old...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Adrienne N
Reviewed 30 June 2018

A recent group visit to the beautiful Newstead House on the Brisbane River, was an outstanding success. Such a lovely property and well maintained. This historic homestead has seen 3 owners and is The Jewel in the Crown of South East Queensland’s historic properties. Newstead...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Set in lovely gardens with awesome views. Parking about. Good spot for a picnic. Dogs welcome in the park area. Take the River Cat to Teneriffe or City Glyder to Newstead. Easy walk. Some nice shops, walks etc about.

Date of experience: June 2018
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