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4 Bizarre Facts About Brisbane

Heading to Brisbane? This city in Queensland, Australia is full of surprises!

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Mian-jin

Mian-jin | Image Credit - Kgbo, CC By SA 4.0 via Wikipedia Commons / Via commons.wikimedia.org

This was once how Brisbane was known in the language of the native Aboriginal people, and it roughly translates to "place shaped like a spike".

Queen Street

Queen Street | Image Credit - Brisbane City Council, CC By SA 2.0 via Wikipedia Commons / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Did you know that Queen Street in Brisbane, which is now a shopping mecca, was previously the home of around a thousand convicts? If you like shopping, there are many hotels and apartments in the city like Oaks Woolloongabba and similar others that you can stay at.

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