Brisbane

πŸ‘₯ Population: 2.3 million

πŸ•‘ Time Zone: Australia Eastern Standard Time (AEST): UTC +10

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Brisbane is the capital and largest city in the state of Queensland. Although it is a large city, it has the vibe of a large country town.

Weather

It's humid subtropical, so warm to hot throughout the year with winter being wetter and more humid than summer. Temperature ranges from 15Β°C in winter and 25Β°C in summer.

Where to live

Brisbane City: In the thick of it all. Good for shopping, bars and on the Riverfront. Good for professionals.

South Bank: Good for families.

Fortitude Valley: Hip & Cool. Good for nightlife.

Useful resources

Realestate.com.au

Rent.com.au

Hostelworld

Flatmates

airbnb

Booking.com

Groceries

Markets

Brisbane Market Place

Jan Powers Farmers Markets Brisbane

Nundah Market

Supermarkets

Foodworks

IGA

Woolworths

Coles

Aldi

Convenience stores

7-Eleven

Getting around

From airport

Method:Β Airtrain

Airtrain is a fast and economical way to travel to and from the airport with tickets starting at just A$10. In 20 minutes you will travel directly from Brisbane Airport to the heart of Brisbane's CBD.

To hire a car there are many options in the airport terminal such as Avis, Budget and Enterprise. You can also use a website to book one before you come:

VroomVroomVroom

Car Next Door

tramondo

Within

Methods: Bus, train, and ferry

Uber available

βœ… Β yes as well as Blacklane, Taxi, Taxify, and local taxis

Uber price estimate

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