Minh Nguyet Company would to introduce those who love Australian Culture a specific festival in Brisbane city, Queensland State, Australia.
Brisbane is the most populous city of Queensland State and the third most populous city of Australia. Because Brisbane city is located near the equator, the climate here is relatively similar to Vietnam’s climate. Brisbane was named after Brisbane River that runs across the city.
You should know that Brisbane was dubbed the “New World City” because of its rapid speed of development in the past few years. It is a dynamic and developed city with pleasant climate in both winter and summer, so it attracts many international students. In addition, there is a quarter of Vietnamese suitable for Vietnamese overseas students to visit when they are homesick.
There are many festivals help in Brisbane every year. The festival to mention first is Brisbane Festival, held from mid-September to early October. This is the biggest annual festival in Brisbane with exciting recreational activities at centers and two sides of the river. If you have time, please come to participate in the opening party at Spiegel tent in Queensland. This is the party of Queensland Royal Festival (Royal Queensland Show, or The EKKA), held in August within about 1 week. Attending the festival, you can watch exotic circus performances with multi-media exhibitions on plasma screens and the latest works of the Queensland Ballet. You should not miss The Brisbane Powerhouse Festival – an Art Performance Festival in New Farm, Queensland, Australia.
Vietnam youth in Brisbane often participate in picnics, meetings with friends and cultural exchanges with foreign students.
Ms. Le Mai (overseas student from Minh Nguyet Company) studying in University of Queensland told that she came to Brisbane in early July, two months later Brisbane Festival carried out. Due to her friends’ invitation, she participated in many activities in the festival and felt impressed with special culture there. If you come to Brisbane, do not miss this festival because it will bring you exciting experience.
Christmas in Brisbane is also as important as Tet in Vietnam. In particularly, Noel there is also called “bikini festival” because people there just wear bikini to welcome Christmas.
Hopefully, the useful information above will help you understand more about Brisbane and festivals there.