Brisbane is an event city for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. It will host the Shooting and Track Cycling events. Brisbane is a sub-tropical, modern and diverse city that offers a range of appealing experiences for visitors in a warm and friendly environment.
The Brisbane region stretches from Caboolture in the north to Logan in the south and Ipswich in the west to Moreton Island and North Stradbroke Island in the east.
The city includes cultural precincts made up of theatres, museums and international cuisine. Its sporting venues, conference facilities, cruise ship terminal, parklands, cafes, laneways and extensive river walks make Brisbane a vibrant metropolitan city.
As Queensland’s capital, Brisbane is home to nearly two million culturally-diverse people. The city has an extensive music, sporting and cultural events calendar that make the most of the year-round temperate climate. The Brisbane region is home to national parks, coastal villages and has countryside of historic towns, fertile farmland and rolling cattle plains at its doorstep.
Visit Brisbane website
Wikipedia - Brisbane web page
Tourism and Events Queensland website
Tourism Australia website