ANOTHER AMAZING CITY TO LIVE YOUR DREAMS!
Do you like a place with nearby beaches and an excellent climate all year round? Then get to know Brisbane, you will surely fall in love with this city, capital of the state of Queensland, known as the Sunshine State.
Brisbane has so much to offer forever, from water activities to hiking with world-class views. If you want to know more about this city and see if it is perfect for your study and work project in Australia, stay with us and check below:
5 REASONS TO CHOOSE BRISBANE TO START THE ADVENTURE OF YOUR LIFE
Considered a safe and welcoming city
Brisbane is an inclusive study destination and is known as a safe and welcoming place to live. Additionally, Brisbane is also within the top 10 cities in the world according to the Economist Unit (EIU), which ranked 140 cities based on factors such as stability, infrastructure, education, and access to healthcare.
It is super important to take into account that this ranking is carried out every year and, on this occasion, the pandemic factor played a defining factor that made Australia along with countries like Japan and New Zealand rise in the ranking due to the prompt response to the coronavirus crisis and for reducing infections and easing restrictions.
Brisbane is an accessible city to live in.
The city of more than 300 sunny days has one of the lowest costs of living compared to other cities in Australia taking into account accommodation, food and transport.
In addition, Brisbane offers a variety of specially designed quality student accommodation. You will be able to find rooms spread across Brisbane for easy access by all institutions, these residences provide support, facilities and a community to students from a variety of institutions.
As for transport, being a small city it is very easy to get anywhere. You can decide to use public transport or you can choose between riding a bike or walking to get to your desired destination without worrying about safety as Brisbane is known for being a prominent place for having low crime rates.
If you want to make an estimate of the visa cost in this sunny city considering other factors, click HERE to enter the “Cost of living calculator”
The average cost of living in Brisbane is around $ 388 AUD per week.
- Accommodation with bills: $ 150 AUD – $ 233 AUD (it depends on the suburb you choose and if you share a room or not)
- Food / market: $ 80 AUD – $ 100 AUD
- Transportation: $ 35 AUD – $ 55 AUD (depends on the distance traveled)
- Telephone: $ 15 AUD – $ 65 AUD (depends on the amount of GB you want to have)
Do you like outdoor activities? Brisbane is the excellent choice for you.
Brisbane invites you to take off your shoes, meet your friends and enjoy the food, art and adventure that its many locations can offer you. Whether you go north or south of this city, you can easily access the vibrant gastronomic and artistic scenes of the Queensland capital in suburbs such as Howard Smith Wharves which, located under the Story Bridge on the banks of the Brisbane River, is full of hotels, restaurants and artistic bars overlooking the sea.
Across the river, the more laid-back South Bank precinct is home to most of the city’s cultural institutions with plentiful dining options accompanied by entertainment around a lush man-made beach.
Brisbane is also an ideal city because there are several attractions perfect for great adventures in places like the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree National Park and the Whitsunday Islands. In addition, a few kilometers from Brisbane you will surely find maximum fun on famous beaches in Australia such as Sufer Paradise, Byron Bay and Sunshine Coast, paradisiacal beaches that will make you enjoy the warm days to the fullest and thus spend an unforgettable weekend.
Do you like the heat? Brisbane is the capital of the Sunshine State in Australia.
Queensland is known as the “Sunshine State” and Brisbane is its capital. In this region you will undoubtedly enjoy a subtropical and warm climate most of the year. During the summer the average temperatures are between 21 ° C and 29.8 ° C, although you can also observe a lot of rainfall and thunderstorms. In winter, on the other hand, it is dry and temperate, with average temperatures of between 11 ° C and 21 ° C that will help to keep the nights cool that will rarely fall below 9 ° C.
Notably, in spring and fall they are particularly popular with students, especially in October, when jacarandas begin to bloom throughout the city. If this city will be your choice, don’t forget to bring sunscreen and your swimsuit.
High educational quality and job opportunities for international students.
The capital of Queensland attracts thousands of international students and it is not only for the great natural attractions or the gastronomic and artistic cities, but also for having prestigious universities that offer a wide range of study areas such as Queensland University or Griffith University. If you dare to study in Brisbane you will surely notice the academic excellence and the attractive student community.
On the other hand, strong economic growth has made Brisbane one of the fastest developing capitals in the world offering real part-time job opportunities for international students. The most frequent jobs that you can find for example are in cleaning areas, moving, in the restaurant and tourist area, and in childcare.
Whether you are working for experience or need an informal job there are many ways to find a job that suits your situation. Nanny jobs and hiring websites may provide regularly updated job listings. Just don’t forget that if you plan to work while you study, you should make sure you understand your rights and responsibilities mentioned on your visa.
At My OzStudy we want you to receive an ExtraSmile and for that reason, we also offer many benefits such as free transportation from the airport to your destination when you arrive in Gold Coast, as well as help with tools so that you know how to find accommodation and where to go to apply for positions of work.
If you want to know more information about the different schools, courses and prices, as well as the requirements to enroll in a school and apply for a student visa, just contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information you need.