Seaport on the Brisbane River, near Moreton Bay.
Capital of the state of Queensland: brisbane.qld.gov.au
Brisbane has one of the fastest-growing populations in Australia. Its population more than doubled between 1940 and 1986. Population (1991, greater city) 1,334,017.
Brisbane has broad streets, numerous parks, and many modern buildings.
School : www.bbc.qld.edu.au
Brisbane is an important manufacturing center with diversified industries, including food processing, tanning, automobile assembling, brewing, and the manufacture of lumber, clothing, tobacco products, boots and shoes, and machinery.
Major cities near Brisbane: