Brisbane is on the east coast of Australia in the state of Queensland. The city is home to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, where visitors can hold a koala and feed kangaroos. The Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast are nearby, both offering stunning beaches. Flights are available from Brisbane to destinations across Australia with Qantas, Virgin Blue and Jetstar. Qantas flies directly from Brisbane to Los Angeles.
Australia's third largest city has a relaxed,
easy-going ambience that is well suited to its moniker 'The City of
Sundays'. As the capital of the state of Queensland, however, it
has a serious side too and despite it's laid-back aura it is filled
with the cosmopolitan hustle and bustle of a major urban hub.
Brisbane has several interesting districts, a good street cafe
vibe, a wonderful riverside park, a very full cultural calendar and
a vibrant nightlife. Arts and culture vultures head for the South
Bank, where one finds the Queensland Museum with its interactive
displays; the Queensland Art Gallery with its magnificent
collection of works; and the Performing Arts Centre, where
international theatre companies and performing artists take to the
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