Living in Brisbane
The country's third largest city has the most sunny days per year, more than any other Australian state capital
A vibrant and affordable study destination
Located on the banks of the Brisbane River, the city is green and leafy with a subtropical climate and a diverse population. It is one of Australia’s fastest growing cities and is renowned for its outdoor lifestyle and vibrant urban culture, where the people are friendly and welcoming. Brisbane's size makes it the perfect place to explore on foot, so you can be sure you won't miss a thing.
Brisbane is one of Australia’s most affordable places to study and live. It is the capital of Queensland and home to a multicultural population of around 2.3 million people. The Central Business District (CBD) is surrounded by green spaces including the lush Brisbane City Botanic Gardens, South Bank Parklands and Roma Street Parkland, ideal places to enjoy the outdoors.
Eat and explore
The Brisbane food scene is ever expanding, with a variety of cuisine options around every corner to suit every taste. Explore the series of paths and bridges that connect the city centre to the river. Visit the South Bank and take in the beautiful parks and cultural treats on offer.
Brisbane provides a prime position from which to explore Australia’s best destinations and natural wonders. The city is the gateway to Australia’s pristine coastline and beautiful rugged mountain ranges. On the doorstep are world famous beaches such as the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast, and awe-inspiring natural sites such as the Great Barrier Reef and tropical rainforests. Life in Brisbane is truly unique and you will be in the perfect place to make the most of your time studying abroad.
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