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Winston

Brisbane & Gold Coast Photo Tour

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Drove up from Sydney to Brisbane and the Gold Coast around 620 miles or so and here are some pics from that trip. : )

Spending one last night with friends on NYE at my home city before I head off to Queensland:

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On the road to Queensland:

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On the road to Queensland:

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The "Twin Towns" near the NSW & QLD state border:

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More of the Twin Towns:

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A beach in the Gold Coast:

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Surfers Paradise's Skyline in the distance:

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Beach:

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Wildlife near the beach:

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Panoramaic:

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Another Beach:

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Stuffed up Panorama:

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Another pano:

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Just any old street:

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We'll revisit the Gold Coast again later but for now its up to Brisbane:

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Stadium:

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Roads leading into the City:

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Roads leading into the City:

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Brisbane CBD:

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Skyscrapers in Brisbane:

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Skyscrapers in Brisbane:

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Skyscrapers in Brisbane:

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Skyscrapers in Brisbane:

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Brisbane:

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Brisbane at Dusk:

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To be continued...

Continued...

Heading out for some night views:

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Brisbane CBD by Night:

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Office Tower at Night:

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Brisbane CBD by Night:

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Brisbane CBD by Night:

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Brisbane CBD Panorama by Night:

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Heading out of the City the next day:

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Some mountains, ignore the caption: :P

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A closer view of one of the mountains:

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Back to the CBD:

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More CBD:

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A Parking Meter:

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Time to visit Chinatown, also known as Fortitude Valley:

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Note the right hand side driving :P, also the American spelling of 'center', we spell it 'centre' normally:

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Chinatown:

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Pond in Chinatown:

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Chinatown:

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Chinatown:

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Brisbane CBD:

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Back to the Gold Coast again:

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More GC:

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GC Panorama:

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Waterfront GC:

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High-Rise in GC:

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Another high-rise:

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Skyline:

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High-rises:

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Skyline:

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Skyline:

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A street in the GC:

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A street in the GC:

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Gold Coast:

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Surfers Paradise (GC):

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Surfers Paradise (GC):

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GC:

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Surfers Paradise welcome sign:

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Skyscrapers in construction:

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City Street:

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City Street:

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Monorail:

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Time to head up to Mt. Tamborine for some nice skyline views:

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Skyline:

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Close up of Skyline:

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Skyline & Road Sign:

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Skyline & Road Sign:

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Panoramic View:

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Skyline:

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Closer Skyline:

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Very Steep Descent:

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New Housing in the Hinterlands:

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Flowers & Trees:

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Broken Bridge:

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Dracula's:

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Q1 Tower:

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Q1 Tower:

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Q1 Tower - Vertical Pano:

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At the Base of Q1:

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High-Rise:

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Another pano to grasp its height: ;)

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The other side of Q1:

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Skyscrapers:

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Back to Brissy:

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Nightscene at Brisbane:

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A Bridge:

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Nightscene at Brisbane:

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City Street in Brisbane:

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Brisbane Casino:

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Nightscene at Brisbane:

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Flowered Archway:

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Bridges over the Brisbane River:

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Nightscene at Brisbane:

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Brisbane Casino & Brisbane River:

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Nightscene at Brisbane:

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View of Brisbane from Mt. Coot-tah:

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Restaurant at Mt. Coot-tah:

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View of Brisbane from Mt. Coot-tah:

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A Shopping Centre at Surfers Paradise:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast, the left bit is the Q1 Tower residents' swimming pool:

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Q1 Tower Base at Night:

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Nightscene at Gold Coast:

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Heading Back:

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Night time at our half-way stop, Tamworth:

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View from mountain of Tamworth:

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Tamworth is a rural town in NSW:

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The Golden Guitar, Tamworth is Australia's country music capital:

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A random picture of the Big Banana at Coffs Harbour:

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I also have many photos from the journey there and back like the one below:

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But I won't be posting here since they aren't really urban photos. ;)

Hope you enjoyed viewing,

Winston,

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Those are some great pics! I especially like the ones from the Gold Coast and Brisbane. They look like very modern cities. It's hard to believe everything there is so brand new!

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