The day and weekend trips on this page are some of our most popular activities and are just a small selection of the huge range of activities available in Brisbane and Queensland. To view the entire range of ICTE-UQ activities, and for information about special events, visit the Activities Office on Level 5.
Visit the famous Eumundi Markets, Noosa and Sunshine Beaches.
Travel to the beautiful beach town of Byron Bay. Free time to shop, visit the famous lighthouse and enjoy the ocean views.
Visit one of the world's largest sand islands - sights include Brown Lake, Point Lookout, Amity Point and Cylinder Beach.
Gold Coast theme parks
ICTE-UQ students can purchase discounted tickets to Dreamworld, Movieworld, Seaworld and Wet 'n' Wild.
Springbrook National Park
Go for a walk in one of the Gold Coast hinterland's beautiful rainforests and see waterfalls, the 'Natural Arch' and more!
Two & Three Day Trips
Fraser Island is the world's largest sand island! Very beautiful and stretching 125km along the Queensland coast. Enjoy a rainforest walk, swimming in beautiful blue water with pure white sand, see a shipwreck and spot some wild dolphins, whales, turtles and even sharks! 2 and 3 day trips are available.
Camp on beautiful Moreton Island. This 2 day trip includes sandboarding, snorkelling and kayaking. You will see shipwrecks, dolphins, whales (in season) and turtles. 1 and 2 day trips are available.
Great Barrier Reef, Lady Musgrave Island
Lady Musgrave Island is around 500km north of Brisbane and is one of the most unique coral lagoons on The Great Barrier Reef. Over a fabulous 2.5 day weekend you will spend 6.5 hours exploring the stunning submarine world of The Great Barrier Reef! You will also have time to relax on the beach, try surfing, bushwalking, fishing and more!