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Kevin's Powerpoint

  1. 1. By Kevin Cheng
  2. 2. Knowledge
  3. 3. Geography Victoria Bridge Musgrave Park South Bank Parkland South Brisbane train station Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
  4. 4. History <ul><li>Brisbane named after Governor of New South Wales, Sir Thomas Brisbane. </li></ul><ul><li>Jagera people lived in South Brisbane before European settlement. </li></ul>
  5. 5. 1821 - The city is named after Sir Thomas Brisbane 1874 - First permanent Victoria Bridge is finished building 1893 - North end of the Victoria Bridge gets washed away 1974 - Brisbane experiences it’s biggest flood 1988 - World Expo 88 held at South Brisbane 2011 - Brisbane’s most recent flood
  6. 6. Analysis
  7. 7. Land Use <ul><li>Industrial </li></ul><ul><li>Recreational </li></ul><ul><li>Institutional </li></ul>
  8. 8. Industrial <ul><li>Workmen's cottages indicate lot’s of factories and warehouses in the past. </li></ul><ul><li>Few industrial sites found in South Brisbane now. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Recreational <ul><li>South Bank parkland attracts lots of tourists and is a good place to relax for locals. </li></ul><ul><li>Musgrave park </li></ul><ul><li>Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre provides good entertainment. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Institutional <ul><li>Southbank Institute of Technology, Griffith University </li></ul><ul><li>Schools: Brisbane State High School, Somerville House and St Lawrence’s College </li></ul>
  11. 11. Demography <ul><li>South Brisbane is populated mostly by young adults. </li></ul><ul><li>South Brisbane is ‘Eclectic’. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Evaluation <ul><li>South Brisbane is located conveniently </li></ul><ul><li>Transport Node </li></ul><ul><li>Culturally diverse </li></ul>