Brisbane is the third most densely inhabited city in the Australia. Brisbane, the capital of the Australian state of Queensland. Brisbane's has approximately 2.2 million of population, and in the South East Queensland more than 3 million populations. Brisbane is named after the Brisbane River on which it is located, Brisbane River approximately 15 kilometers (9 miles) and which in turn was named after Scotsman Sir Thomas Brisbane, the Governor of New South Wales from 1821 to 1825. Brisbane has chosen as the capital when Queensland was proclaimed a different colony from New South Wales in 1859.
In view of the Tourism it plays an important role in Brisbane's economy being the highly poplulated geographical background most of the tourist encourages by this tourist station. Being the third-most popular destination in Australia tourism after Sydney and Melbourne.
The famous places in Brisbane include the South Bank Parklands, Roma Street Parkland, the City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane Forest Park, and Portside Wharf. The Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary inauguration in 1927 and it was the world's first koala sanctuary. Brisbane has over approx 16.8 miles of bicycle pathways, surrounding with the Brisbane river and city centre, extending to the west of the city. The river itself was popular with bathers, and it permitted boating excursions to Moreton Bay Australia Zoo made famous by Steve Irwin, filling energy with many tourists to visit Brisbane.