Culture - Brisbane is the Capital of Queensland
and is one of the major Australian cities. With a
modern history dating from 1800's, it was inhabited
by Aboriginals way back giving it a rich heritage.
Australia is the sixth largest country in the world
and is a continent by itself. Australia is in the
Indian and Pacific Oceans. It measures 4,000 km. from
the east to west coast and 3,200 km from north to
south. The coastline is 36,735 km all the way around
Located in the southeastern corner of Queensland, flank by Gold Coast on the south and Sunshine Coast to the north. Brisbane is a river city, situated 25km upstream from the mouth of the Brisbane River.
Australia: 19.5 million
Brisbane: 1.6 million
94% European descent, 4% Asian, 1.5% Aboriginal