Brisbane Wikipedia

History of Brisbane - Wikipedia.

Etymology. The name Brisbane is named to honor Sir Thomas Brisbane (1773-1860) who was Governor of New South Wales from 1821- 1825. The town was given a name when the place declared as a town at 1834 to replace its penal colony status. He was a British Army officer and astronomer who was born in Ayrshire, Scotland.. Aboriginal history. Prior to European ....

Brisbane – Wikipedia, wolna encyklopedia.

Brisbane (wym. [' b r I z b ? n]) - miasto w Australii polozone nad Pacyfikiem, stolica stanu Queensland.Jest trzecim co do wielkosci miastem Australii i Oceanii z liczba ludnosci na poziomie 2,6 mln mieszkancow, mieszka w nim ok. 10% populacji panstwa.City of Brisbane jest najwiekszym miastem i jednostka administracyjna w Australii wedlug granic administracyjnych..

City of Brisbane - Wikipedia.

The City of Brisbane is a local government area (LGA) which comprises the inner portion of the metropolitan area of Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, Australia.Its governing body is the Brisbane City Council.Unlike LGAs in the other mainland state capitals (Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide), which are generally responsible only for the central business districts and ....

Brisbane Water - Wikipedia.

Brisbane Water is a wave-dominated barrier estuary located in the Central Coast region, north of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.Brisbane Water has its origin at the confluence of the Narara and Coorumbine Creeks, to the south-east of Gosford and travels for approximately 18 kilometres (11 mi) in a southerly direction to its mouth at Broken Bay, about 7 kilometres (4.3 ....

Brisbane — Wikipédia.

Brisbane (/ b ? i z b a n / [2] ; en anglais : / ' b ? I z b ? n / [3], [4] Ecouter) est la capitale et la ville la plus peuplee de l'Etat du Queensland, en Australie.Elle est situee a 731 kilometres au nord-nord-est de Sydney, a 1 375 kilometres au nord-est de Melbourne, a 1 601 kilometres a l'est-nord-est d'Adelaide et a 3 608 kilometres a l'est de Perth..

Brisbane - Wikipedia.

Brisbane is een stad in het oosten van Australie.Het is de hoofdstad van de deelstaat Queensland.De stad is gelegen aan de oostkust van Australie aan de Brisbane River, zo'n 20 kilometer verwijderd van Moreton Bay.Brisbane heeft 2.560.700 inwoners (2020) en is daarmee de derde stad van Australie, na Sydney en Melbourne.Brisbane is vooral bij jonge toeristen ....

Victoria Bridge, Brisbane - Wikipedia.

Following resolution of the issue of the debt owed to the liquidators of the Bank Of Queensland in 1871, an English company, Peto, Brassey and Co, agreed to complete the bridge. The new crossing was opened on 15 June 1874 by the Governor of Queensland, George Phipps, 2nd Marquess of Normanby who gave it the name "Victoria Bridge", and was an iron structure and ....,_Brisbane.

Busways in Brisbane - Wikipedia.

Since the mid-1990s, a 27 kilometre bus rapid transit network has been developed in Brisbane, Australia.It comprises grade-separated bus-only corridors, complementing the Queensland Rail City network.Management of the busway network is the responsibility of TransLink as coordinator of South East Queensland's integrated public transport system.. The Brisbane busway ....

Road transport in Brisbane - Wikipedia.

The road transport of Brisbane, Australia consists of a network of highways, freeways and motorways. Some motorways have tolls applied.. Brisbane is a car dependent city. In 2006, within the South East Queensland region, 83% of trips were done by car.. Brisbane is linked with both the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast by freeway-led suburbanisation..

2010–2011 Queensland floods - Wikipedia.

Brisbane experienced major flooding in 1893 and 1974 as the Brisbane River broke its bank and inundated low-lying areas. Towns, including St. George and Theodore, had dealt with major flooding earlier in 1996. The floods were a result of heavy rainfall caused by Tropical Cyclone Tasha that combined with a trough during the peak of a La Nina Modoki event. ....

Alastair Lynch - Wikipedia.

Alastair Graeme Lynch (born 19 June 1968) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League (AFL). He is best known as a three-time premiership full-forward for the Brisbane Lions.. The Tasmanian began his career in defence, where he became a club champion and leading goal-kicker for Fitzroy.He represented his home state at ....

Story Bridge - Wikipedia.

The Story Bridge is a heritage-listed steel cantilever bridge spanning the Brisbane River that carries vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian traffic between the northern and the southern suburbs of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.It is the longest cantilever bridge in Australia.. The road across the bridge is named Bradfield Highway. The bridge connects Fortitude Valley to Kangaroo Point..

Inner City Bypass, Brisbane - Wikipedia.

M3 Inner City Bypass (ICB) is a 5.6 kilometres (3.5 mi) major motorway standard bypass in Brisbane, Queensland.Bypassing the Brisbane central business district to the north, it connects Brisbane's Pacific Motorway and Go Between Bridge at Hale Street to Kingsford Smith Drive, Legacy Way Tunnel, Clem Jones Tunnel, AirportLink Tunnel and Lutwyche Road following the ....,_Brisbane.

Toowong - Wikipedia.

Toowong is situated between Mount Coot-tha and the Brisbane River and is made up of rolling hills with little flat land. Since European settlement most of the land has been cleared for residential and commercial use with the exception of some park land and bushland near the Western Freeway. [citation needed]At the centre of Toowong is a commercial precinct ....

Roman - Wikipedia.

Arts and entertainment Music. Romans (band), a Japanese pop group Roman, by Sound Horizon, 2006; Roman, by Teen Top, 2011 "Roman (My Dear Boy)", a 2004 single by Morning Musume Film and television. Film Roman, an American animation studio; Roman, a 2006 American suspense-horror film; Romans, an Indian Malayalam comedy film; Romans, a British drama ....

Sacredness - Wikipedia.

French sociologist Emile Durkheim considered the dichotomy between the sacred and the profane to be the central characteristic of religion: "religion is a unified system of beliefs and practices relative to sacred things, that is to say, things set apart and forbidden.": 47 In Durkheim's theory, the sacred represented the interests of the group, especially unity, which were embodied in ....

List - Wikipedia.

People. List (surname) Organizations. List College, an undergraduate division of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America; SC Germania List, German rugby union club; Other uses. Angle of list, the leaning to either port or starboard of a ship; List (abstract data type) List on Sylt, previously called List, the northernmost village in Germany, on the island of Sylt.

A picture is worth a thousand words - Wikipedia.

This was reported in two articles. In an article in The Post-Standard covering this event, the author quoted Arthur Brisbane (not Tess Flanders as previously reported here and elsewhere) as saying: "Use a picture. It's worth a thousand words." In an article in the Printers' Ink, the same quote is attributed to Brisbane.

Peter Wallace - Wikipedia.

Peter James Wallace (born 16 October 1985) is a former Scotland international rugby league footballer who played for the Penrith Panthers and the Brisbane Broncos in the NRL.. A New South Wales State of Origin representative, Wallace began his career playing as a halfback but later moved to hooker.He announced his immediate retirement following a string of injuries on ....

Australian Securities Exchange - Wikipedia.

Australian Securities Exchange Ltd or ASX, is an Australian public company that operates Australia's primary securities exchange, the Australian Securities Exchange (sometimes referred to outside of Australia as, or confused within Australia as, The Sydney Stock Exchange, a separate entity).The ASX was formed on 1 April 1987, through incorporation under legislation ....