The capital and most densely crowded
city of the Australian state of Queensland, Brisbane was merely a
stop-over some five years ago. But the city grows at a fast pace and
today it is one of the major tourist hubs of the country.
Make use of campervan hire in Brisbane
and travel around the city under the impossibly blue sky, and the world
of amazing experiences will open its door for you. The city centre is
connected to the south bank through a series of motorways and bridges.
Many modern villages deride the Brisbane River as it crisscross the
city, its beautiful parks and stunning skyscrapers.
If you are planning to visit this wonderful Australian city this August, here are the top 4 events worth participating in:
4 August - Brisbane Marathon Festival 2013
The city has been organizing this event
since every year since 1982, when the Brisbane Commonwealth Games
Marathon was held for the first time and Robert de Castella became the
running icon of the country. This year, why don’t you participate in the
event or watch some other enthusiast people running on the streets of
8 to17 August – EKKA
Officially known as the Royal
Queensland Show, and nicknamed as ‘EKKA’ by locals, it is one of the
most-awaited and most-celebrated events of Queensland. The event has
been contributing to the cultural heritage of the Australian state.
fairy floss, exciting rides, show bags and countless cultural
attractions you would have never seen before, the EKKA has something for
people of all ages and tastes. So, why don’t you take your family or
friends to experience the magic of EKKA this year?
25 to 30 August – Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane
It’s more boisterous, brand-new and
exciting this year! The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane is going
to take place at the recently refurbished City Hall of the city, with
an exhilarating new program and runway plan.
you will explore the hottest spring/summer collection by some of the
country’s most sought-after labels. You will also find the best of local
Queensland designers and retailers in this fashion festival.
those not aware, the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane is the
state’s only, major runway programme and country’s most important
consumer fashion event which features the hottest trends and
awe-inspiring showpieces of Spring/Summer.
And the more
interesting part is, the new-season collections showcased on the runway
in this event is available to buy. The venue of the event, City Hall, is
the true heart of the city and one of its most significant architecture
wonder, offering the right setting for the celebration of the local
industry and the exhibition of a splendid fashion event.
27 August to 20 September – GREASE
you enjoy partying and moving your feet with the music, schedule your
trip to Brisbane city during this time period. Jam-packed with an
explosion of energy and a big star cast, GREASE, the number one party
musical event, is returning to Queensland after 42 years with a live,
multi-million dollar and electrifying performances. If you want to buy
tickets or want to know more about the event, visit its website.
So, are you ready for all these and perhaps much more? Get your flight to Brisbane right now!