Melbourne is a city of world-class events, exceptional food and wine, renowned dining, major art, and a fabulous performing-arts scene. Melbourne is home to some of the best shopping and nightlife in Australia. And has a non-stop program of film and food festivals, exhibitions and musical extravaganzas, Melbourne is one of the most enlightened and liveable cities in the world. Melbourne has also been voted twice in the last 5 years as THE WORLD's MOST LIVABLE CITY by an international jury of experts.
Melbourne has a diverse multicultural population of 3.5 million people from over 140 nationalities and is Australia's second largest and most racially diverse city. With its vibrant cosmopolitan character; the international variety of Food, Fashion & Entertainment, you will feel straight away at home. As the Cultural Capital of Australia, Melbourne hosts world recognised events such as such the Formula One Grand Prix, The Australian Tennis Open, Test Cricket, the spring Horse Racing carnival, Melbourne Music Festival, Melbourne Fashion Festival, Melbourne Comedy Festival and hosted the Commonwealth Games in 2006.
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Brisbane is Australia's New World City, a multi-cultural hub of creativity and invention that provides students with forward-thinking education providers and world-class research facilities, all in a sub-tropical climate ideal for an outdoor lifestyle.
Brisbane offers world-class education along with a high-quality, accessible lifestyle - especially if you compare living expenses and tuition costs with other developed countries. The city also strives to make international students feel at home right from Study Brisbane's special Airport Welcome, to a range of international student events including the City Welcome Festival and the series of Lord Mayor's International Student Friendship Ceremonies.