‍CLOSE TO CP2 ARE THE CITY BOTANIC GARDENS, THE CITY’S OLDEST PARKLANDS. THE GARDENS ARE HOME TO SOME OF QUEENSLAND’S MOST ANCIENT TREES, RAINFOREST GLADES AND EXOTIC SPECIES. THE BOTANIC GARDENS ARE ALSO HOME TO THE RIVERSTAGE, ONE OF BRISBANE’S MOST POPULAR OUTDOOR SPECIAL EVENT VENUES. LOCATED ON THE FRINGE OF THE GARDENS IS BRISBANE’S PARLIAMENT HOUSE. RIVERSIDE WALK ALSO LINES THE GARDENS, PROVIDING A TRANQUIL PATHWAY FOR CITY COMMUTERS AND TOURISTS.