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Student blog: what it's like to organise a multicultural event in Brisbane

Student ambassador Ardhia shared her experience organising Pesta Rakyat - one of the biggest Indonesian cultural festivals in Brisbane, and why it's a good opportunity to practice important skills.

Student blog: how to make the professional transition in the Australian workforce

Student ambassador Bruno shared his tips on how to make the seamless transition from an international student into a professional in the local workforce - it's important to say "Yes" to the right opportunities.

Student blog: We all struggle sometimes, and it’s ok to admit that

There's no denying that being an international student comes with a lot of difficulties. Student ambassador Yonas shared his own struggles and explained why it's ok to admit you're feeling overwhelmed or stressed.

Student blog: tips on finding part time hospitality work while studying in Brisbane

A part time job is a great way to earn extra cash to support your study while adapting to life overseas and developing social networks. Student ambassador Sarah offered some great tips on finding work in the hospitality industry.

Student blog: how translating movie subtitles led to the experience of a lifetime

Student ambassador Yanyan Hong shared her journey as a TED translator, and the reason why she's studying Communication of Social Change at The University of Queensland - her incredible passion for spreading ideas and building bridges across languages and cultures.

Student blog: 5 ways to experience Brisbane as a sports lover

As an avid sports lover, student ambassador Bibidh Subedi has some tips on how to stay active in Brisbane. From the major sporting events to unique local sporting experiences - there's something for everyone!

Brisbane’s multicultural events calendar

Take yourself on a cultural safari through Brisbane and experience our vibrant multicultural events calendar.

Student blog: 4 ways to overcome challenges and become a STAR achiever

Student ambassador Simon always remembers 4 keywords while facing any difficulties studying in Australia - self-confidence, target, ability and reliability.

Explore the scenic walking trails around Brisbane

Tired of studying all day? The national parks around Brisbane are full of scenic walking trails and rich wildlife. Bring your sneakers and start exploring!

What to do when you arrive in Brisbane

Former Brisbane International Student Ambassador Santiago Vargas shares his tips for international students arriving in Brisbane.