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Why Choose Brisbane?

Brisbane is the capital of the ‘Sunshine State’ (Queensland) and home to over 2 million people.  It is the 3rd largest city and if you are planning on visiting Australia on a working holiday visa, here are some of the reasons you have to visit!

  • Located close to some of Australia’s best tourist locations with the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Byron Bay and, not to mention the multiple tropical islands close to the city
  • World Heritage Listed Fraser Island is a couple of hours drive from Brisbane
  • It’s not called the ‘Sunshine State’ for nothing, Brisbane has a sub-tropical climate which means it enjoys warm weather all year round
  • Brisbane is often referred to as a ‘big country town’ due to its laid back culture
  • The population density of Brisbane is three times less than Sydney & Melbourne = less traffic, lower rental prices closer to the city
  • Brisbane is home to Australia’s only inner city beach at South Bank, you can top up your tan during your lunch break
  • Australia Zoo, home of the late Steve Irwin, is located North of the City

So where the bloody hell are ya?


Blog by: Ben Wheeler

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