Brisbane is the capital of the state of Queensland. It is the third most populous city in Australia. The city is located at the banks of the Brisbane River. Brisbane is a popular tourist destination. It serves as the gateway to the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast. The city has been declared as one of the major cities in the world.
The climate in Brisbane is humid subtropical. Summers are hot and wet and the winters are dry and moderately warm. Its proximity to the Coral Sea and exposure to warm sea currents allows it to have fewer variations in the weather.
The city is the home to various industries including information technology, administration work, higher education and also manufacturing and petroleum refining. Brisbane is a major business center in Australia. The Port of Brisbane is a significant port in Australia due to its importance in exports of goods and materials.
The Queensland Gallery of Modern Art is a major art center. Brisbane is considered to be among the major International Music Hotspots and its contribution is well appreciated. The Queensland Performing Arts Centre is a major center of attraction for artists.
Rugby, cricket, and Australian rules football are the most popular sports. The Suncorp Stadium and Gabba are the major sports stadium in the city.
- Family Destinatio
Sea World Gold Coast is a popular destination for families. The animal shows are really popular. Snorkeling with aquatic animals is very popular.
- Sanctuary not to miss
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary gives tourists the opportunity to see Koalas from a close distance. It is spread in over 18 hectares of land.
- Glass House Mountains
Glass House Mountains are a scenic national park. It is popular with hikers and walkers. The Glass House Mountains are very popular with steep hills.
Other spots must to visit: Some of the other major tourist attractions are Cultural Center, Mount Coot-The Botanic Gardens, South Bank, and Custom House.
Brisbane is a beautiful city which can be very busy at the center and very serene in its surroundings.