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  • proper n. Plural form of Brisbanite.


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  • Brisbanites have fled their problem-plagued city with valuable possessions, pets and family members, leaving the Central Business District a ghost town. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • QSAC wasn't the worst ground back when the Broncs played there but the atmosphere was ordinary and difficult for most Brisbanites to get to with limited public transport options. | Top Stories

  • When the river peaked at around 5.15am 7.15pm last night, British time, it was almost a metre lower than had been feared - lower than the last great flood of 1974, a date etched in Brisbanites' memories.

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  • Brisbanites will have mostly fine weather with a chance of showers and a top of 28 and those in Adelaide can expect a top temperature of 30C - but be warned La Nina is still expected to throw down a shower or two. | Top Stories

  • While the rains don't match those of last year, Bureau of Meteorology forecaster Rick Threlfall said Brisbanites should be ready for steady rainfall today. | Top Stories

  • Former Brisbanites returning to their home city have been gobsmacked by the dramatic changes. - Stuff

  • Quality of Life report, one in every 10 Brisbanites is now a British expat. | Top Stories

  • Brisbanites and people coming from further a field for the Peace Convergence are invited to be involved in what we hope will be a huge stylised street march through West End, Brisbane on the morning of 16th June.


  • The grungy story of two down and out Brisbanites in love -- Gordon, an alcoholic chain-smoking asthmatic, and Cynthia, a sex-addicted head-case with bad eczema -- captured the damaged hearts of cynical Aussies everywhere.

    indieWIRE News

  • If any of you Brisbanites are inspired to get medals made up for next year, I got my Dad’s and my Grandfather’s made up by a guy called Bob at Dadd’s medals in Kipparing.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Anzac Day


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