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Purple Rain: the jacarandas blooming across Brisbane

From October to November, a purple canopy of jacaranda trees falls over Brisbane. See some of our favourite snaps of the purple rain.

Realities of studying abroad: the triumphs and the challenges

Our Brisbane International Student Ambassadors share what they love about studying in Brisbane but also the challenges they face from being far from home and their families.

12 free things to do in Brisbane for students

From free exhibitions, scenic drives, health and fitness activities or adventurous fun, there’s bound to be something for everyone.

Thinking about studying overseas? Here’s why you should choose Brisbane, Australia

Australia is an incredible country, and in terms of lifestyle – weather, beaches, lifestyle and people. Here are a few reasons why student ambassador Kim loves Brisbane.

Student blog: Five ways to spend your weekend in Brisbane

Yujin came to Brisbane to take part in a work experience program and shares some activities and ideas on how to spend the perfect weekend in Brisbane.

Brisbane's best student discounts

Think your student card entitlements are limited to checking out books at the library? Wrong! From cheap eats to rock climbing and comedy, we've found the city’s best student discounts

Student blog: My experience studying an English course in Brisbane

Soomin shares her experience studying an English course in Brisbane, where she also completed an internship with Brisbane City Council.

Student blog: 5 things that surprised me working in an Australian office

Soomin worked part time in an Australian office during her English studies in Brisbane. Since everything was an entirely new and different experience for her, she notes five significant things that surprised her about Australian office life.

22 Brisbane experiences to tick off your bucket list

Here for the semester? The year? Or two? However long you have, you should make the most of your time by experiencing the best of Australia right here in Brisbane.

Student blog: 5 tips to help international students find a job

Former student ambassador DJ offers up some tips to assist international students in their search for employment during and after their studies.