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Brisbane Open House weekend was cold and wet but that didn't put us off going to our booked tour of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Goannas
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Comet, Qld
First Thursday of month is a tour of the house - fantastic history

Went along on a free visit (book online) with around 20 others & was shown around by a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
188petere
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Brisbane, Australia
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2 days ago
“Gorgeous building”
3 May 2018
“First Thursday of month is a tour of the house - fantastic history”
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brisbane Open House weekend was cold and wet but that didn't put us off going to our booked tour of Government House. The building is grand but also understated in a way that makes it feel very warm and intimate. The Governor himself greeted each...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Went along on a free visit (book online) with around 20 others & was shown around by a couple of volunteers. Tour started by meeting the Governor's German Shepherd Gavel outside, then into the house. Great history lesson on the previous owners, building extensions &...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Government House is the official residence of the Governor of QLD, the representative of the Queen. The house is very nice but small. The tour takes only 30 mins and you are rushed through. The most impressive rooms are probably the dining room and the...More

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