Brisbane Facts

From creating the humble lamington to leading the nation in cutting-edge ecoscience research, Brisbane has a rich tradition of landmark feats that underline the myriad talents of its residents. 

The Queensland capital can rightly claim its place as a high-achieving hub where invention and creativity have produced a wealth of enviable results across a wide variety of fields.

For a city of its size, Brisbane punches far above its weight when it comes to making valuable contributions that benefit society. So many more feats have been achieved – and are achievable – if we continue to work together and recognise the possibilities of Team Brisbane.