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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.

Student blog: how volunteering can help international students get jobs

Former Brisbane international student ambassador Ocean Cheung provided tips on volunteering work and how it helps international students build up local relationships and experience.

Brisbane's best multicultural restaurants

Is your heart aching for a taste of home? Maybe it’s time to ditch the campus cafeteria and treat your tastebuds to some familiar flavours.

Hit the books: the best spots to study around Brisbane

Why not take the opportunity to get out of your room and hit up some of Brisbane’s best study spots?

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: Baking the best of Brisbane - a sweet tooth's journey

Having grown up in Taipei, Aurora Hsu fervently believes in one thing: desserts = happiness. Now studying at her ideal school in Brisbane, she is one step closer from making her sweet dream come true.

30 places you need to take your mum (and mates) when they visit Brisbane

We’ve picked out 30 things to do with your visitors to give them an authentic Brisbane experience. So much to do, so little time!