History of Brisbane
Brisbane's recorded history dates from 1799, when Matthew Flinders explored Moreton Bay on an expedition from Port Jackson, although the region had long been occupied by the Jagera and Turrbal aborigi...
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1982 Commonwealth Games
The 1982 Commonwealth Games were held in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia from 30 September–9 October 1982. The Opening Ceremony was held at the QEII Stadium (named for Elizabeth II), in the Brisbane s...
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Crime in Brisbane
Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, Australia, is a safe city by world standards, but does experience crime in a limited capacity.
There are a number of areas throughout the Brisbane Metro Area w...
Brisbane Ladies
Brisbane Ladies is an Australian folksong and is one of many adaptations of Spanish Ladies. The version given below is the most commonly sung, but the original mentions Nanango favorably as "that joll...
Newstead House, Brisbane
Newstead House is Brisbane's oldest surviving residence and is located on the Breakfast Creek bank of the Brisbane River, in the northern Brisbane suburb of Newstead, in Queensland, Australia. Built a...
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South Brisbane Town Hall
The Old South Brisbane Town Hall is the heritage-listed town hall of the Borough of South Brisbane, later the City of South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is located at 263 Vulture Street (on the...
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King George Square
King George Square is a public square, located between Adelaide Street and Ann Street (and between two sections of Albert Street), in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Adjacent to King George Square i...
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Queens Gardens, Brisbane
The Queens Gardens is a heritage-listed park located on a city block between George Street, Elizabeth Street and William Street in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. On the opposite side of William Stre...
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1893 Brisbane flood
The 1893 Brisbane flood, occasionally referred to as the Great Flood of 1893 or the Black February flood, occurred when the Brisbane River burst its banks on three occasions in February 1893. It was t...
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Town of Brisbane
The Town of Brisbane was a local government area for Brisbane in Queensland, Australia from 1859 to 1903.
On 7 September 1859, Brisbane was proclaimed a municipality. Thus after the passing of the...
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Lands Administration Building
The Lands Administration Building (formerly the Executive Building) is a former government office building in central Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The building is currently occupied by the Treasur...
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MacArthur Central
MacArthur Central is an English Renaissance styled heritage-listed building located at 229 Queen Street, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, that is, on the north-east corner of Queen Street and Edward S...
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Shrine of Remembrance, Brisbane
The Shrine of Remembrance is located in ANZAC Square, between Ann Street and Adelaide Street, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. With its 'Eternal Flame', the Shrine is a war memorial dedicated to t...
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Conrad Treasury Casino
The Treasury Casino, also known as The Treasury is a casino in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It also houses a hotel, five restaurants, seven bars, and a nightclub. The casino is operated by ECHO En...
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Kalinga Park
Kalinga Park is a heritage-listed park at 100 Bertha Street, Wooloowin, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is community park land associated with the locality of Kalinga, in the suburbs of C...
Old Museum Building, Brisbane
The Old Museum Building is a heritage-listed performance venue in Bowen Hills, Brisbane, Australia.
The Old Museum was originally called the Exhibition Building and Concert Hall. It was built in 1...
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Colonial and Indian Exhibition
The Colonial and Indian Exhibition of 1886 was a very substantial exhibition held in South Kensington in London, and intended (in the words of the then Prince of Wales) "to stimulate commerce and stre...
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Parliament House, Brisbane
Parliament House in Brisbane is the meeting place of the Parliament of Queensland, housing its only chamber, the Legislative Assembly. It is located on the corner of George Street and Alice Street at ...
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Brussels International (1897)
The Brussels International Exposition (Exposition Internationale de Bruxelles) of 1897 was a World's Fair held in Brussels, Belgium, from May 10, 1897 through November 8, 1897. There were 27 partici...
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Central railway station, Brisbane
Central railway station is located on the North Coast line in Queensland, Australia. It is the principal station on the Citytrain network and is located in the Brisbane central business district.
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Battle of Brisbane
The Battle of Brisbane was two nights of rioting between United States military personnel on one side and Australian servicemen and civilians on the other, in Brisbane, Queensland's capital city, on 2...
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Brisbane City Hall
Brisbane City Hall, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, is the seat of the Brisbane City Council. It is located adjacent to King George Square, where the rectangular City Hall has its main entrance. T...
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Boggo Road Gaol
Boggo Road Gaol (alt. and older spelling "Bogga") was a notorious and heritage-listed Australian prison located on Annerley Road in Dutton Park, an inner southern suburb of Brisbane, Queensland, Austr...
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City of South Brisbane
The City of South Brisbane was a local government area on the southern side of the Brisbane River, Queensland, Australia. It was established in 1888 and existed until 1925 when it was amalgamated into...
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Figure skating at the 2001 Goodwill Games
Figure skating at the 2001 Goodwill Games took place from 4 September 2001 to 9 September 2001 in Brisbane, Australia at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. Medals were awarded in men's singles, ladies...
Treasury Building, Brisbane
The former Queensland Government Treasury Building is a heritage-listed public administration building located at 21 Queen Street, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It is currently occupied by the Tre...
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Old Government House, Queensland
Queensland's first Government House is located at Gardens Point in the grounds of the Queensland University of Technology at the end of George Street in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The building's...
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