Fort Lytton National Park Brisbane

Fort Lytton National Park. Photo credit: Ellie Jamieson © Queensland Government

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Walking in Queensland National Parks is a fun way to be healthier and happier, and to share special times with family and friends. Photo credit: Ellie Jamieson © Queensland Government

Fort Lytton is an important historic site. Built in 1881 and used for the defence of Brisbane until the end of the Second World War, it is a pentagonal fortress concealed behind grassy embankments.


At Lytton, in Brisbane, on the southern bank of the Brisbane River.

Learn moreGetting there

Park facilities

  • Information centre
  • Picnic tables (some sheltered)
  • Toilets
  • Wifi
  • No camping
  • Walking

Highlights and announcements

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.