Brisbane, consistently punching above its weight, is already Australia’s New World City, and we believe it is about time that it overtook Melbourne as the ‘World’s Most Liveable City’, for same reasons, and so many more!
We’re in the top 30% of the world’s fastest growing cities, we’ve got world class investment, a competitive labour market, a highly appealing development and lifestyle model and it’s an international student city.
Of Australia’s Top 10 Most Liveable Suburbs, seven are in Brisbane. Not to mention we have a quality of life on offer that is second to none.
So, come on and join us in our cause, because it’s a great one. It’s Brisbane’s time to shine!
Brisbane boast’s an average 283 sunny days every year, with our winter temperatures still warmer than a typical Melbourne summer. With such great weather, a café culture and great outdoor activities Brisbane has become the best capital city in Australia.
Boasting a convenient public transport network to navigate the city centre and surrounding suburbs, there is a never-ending list of shopping opportunities, park expeditions, or days out with the likes of South Bank Parklands on your doorstep. Suncorp Stadium is home to some of the best live games in the nation, a hub of activity from international games and regular concert events.
Brisbane is the perfect distance between both the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast. An abundance of day-trips are possible to any of the golden beaches, or into the hinterlands for a rainforest retreat.
A PLACE TO INVEST IN YOUR FUTURE
Brisbane is recognised as Australia’s “most sustainable city”, a green and walkable destination that is enjoyed by both domestic and international visitors. New air routes as well as an expansion meanthe Brisbane Airport is expected to operate at the same volume as Singapore and Hong Kong by 2020, with the investment of $2.5 billion in infrastructure to match the growth in passenger demand. Brisbane is the gateway to Asia and the closest Eastern seaboard capital city to many Asian destinations.
48% of the economic output produced in Queensland is from Brisbane, and as Queensland is a hub of mineral wealth, Brisbane is home to many mining and energy headquarters. Brisbane is one of the fastest-growing capital cities in Australia in both population and employment. Expected to reach 3.18 million in population by 2031, Brisbane is making waves in many areas. As the second city in the world to appoint a Chief Digital Officer, Brisbane is demonstrating the ability and desire to invest in their infrastructure and position on the world stage.
The University of Queensland is within the top three Higher Education providers of Australia, and ranked in the top 50 for World Universities. With a graduate job rate of 73%, well above the national average of 68.8%, UQ is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions. It doesn’t stop there: Queensland University of Technology is considered among the top 1% of business schools worldwide and Griffith University is considered one of the most influential universities within the Asia Pacific region.
Some of the highest quality health services that are available within Australia can be found in Brisbane. LadyCilento is a major paediatric hospital, the single one of its kind in Queensland. Health and community services is one of the biggest employment sectors in Brisbane.
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