Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland. The Brisbane central business district stands on the original European settlement and is situated inside a bend of the Brisbane River, about 15 kilometres (9 miles) from its mouth at Moreton Bay.Today, Brisbane is well known for its distinct Queenslander architecture which forms much of the city's built heritage. The city is a popular tourist destination, serving as a gateway to the state of Queensland, particularly to the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast, popular resort areas immediately south and north of Brisbane, respectively. Several large cultural, international and sporting events have been held at Brisbane, including the 1982 Commonwealth Games, World Expo '88, the Goodwill Games in 2001.
Sea World is an oceanarium and a theme park located in Queensland, Gold Coast. It includes rides, animal exhibition and attractions, promotes conservation through education and the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife.
The Queensland Gallery of Modern Art is an art museum located in the South Bank precinct of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Contemporary art from Australian, Asia & the Pacific exhibited in a modern riverside building.
The Museum of Brisbane is a museum that explores contemporary and historic Brisbane, Australia, and its people through a program of art and social history exhibitions, workshops, talks, tours and children's activities.