Optional Tours

Discover Brisbane

Whether visiting from overseas or interstate, delegates and guests are invited to discover the City of Brisbane and its surrounds.

The ISB 2017 Conference Secretariat has negotiated a special conference discount on all Brisbane tours available through the link below. These tours are operated by Gray Line, providing the flexibility to select your preferred tour options and travel dates, including prior to and after the conference.

For more information, or to make a booking and take advantage of the conference discount, please click the link below and select ‘Brisbane’.

Delegates and guests must use the link below to access the conference discount which will be applied on the payment page.

Book a Tour

Please find below some suggested touring options available through Gray Line.

Brisbane City

See the sights of historic Brisbane, Australia's third largest city and Queensland's capital, with its fresh, innovative and vibrant CBD. From a trendy cafe club culture to thriving shops and 19th century sandstone buildings, enjoy a city tour, river cruise and sky high experience on the Wheel of Brisbane before strolling the arts and man-made beach precinct of Southbank Parklands.



Discover a tropical island escape close to inner city Brisbane. A winning combination of crystal clear seas, white sand and untouched national parks, Tangalooma Resort on Moreton Island is a pristine wonderland waiting to be explored. Spend the day relaxing by the resort pool or challenge yourself to sand tobogganing. At sunset get a unique experience handfeeding wild dolphins and savour island life for a day.


Australia Zoo

Travel north from Brisbane to Australia Zoo enjoying views of the majestic Glasshouse Mountains bordered by pineapple farms and pine forests as you travel along the Steve Irwin Way scenic route. Australia Zoo is home to Australia's most incredible wildlife. Get up close and personal with amazing animals... snake handling, tortoise encounter and Salt Water Crocodiles!

Australia Zoo


Please be advised that the above tours are offered by independent operators who do not have any connection with the conference or the conference organisers. This information is provided to delegates on a general basis and it is the delegate’s responsibility to research, make a booking and pay for the service provided directly with the supplier. Please ensure you read the terms and conditions on the tour operator’s website before proceeding with payment. Any issues relating to tour bookings are at the expense of the delegate and not the responsibility of the conference or the conference organisers.

Page information up to date as of 28 November 2016 AEST.