The unofficial nickname for Brisbane is ‘Brisvegas’, it has been used by the likes of Barack Obama and Jerry Seinfeld and is equally loved and loathed by locals. As its moniker suggest Brisbane offers warm weather and sunshine, a variety of hotels, theme parks, restaurants and nightlife making it a popular holiday destination.
Brisbane is the capital of Queensland and the third biggest city in Australia. It is also one of the oldest cities in Australia and sits gracefully on the banks of the Brisbane River which it was named for. Brisbane was founded upon the homelands of the Turrbal and Jagera peoples and is the gateway to a huge variety of experiences throughout South East Queensland.