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CNNGO EXPLORES BRISBANE

This month CNNGo explores Brisbane, Australia, with renowned street artist Anthony Lister heading up a group of local identities who take viewers on a City Cat boat ride, a New Farm walk and a trip to South Bank beach.

Other locals who show off Queensland’s capital city on CNNGo are “Brisbane Greeter” Blair Allsopp, skipper Wayne Lamb and fashionistas Thessy Kouzoukas and Yiota Karalouka from Sabo Skirt.

Brisbane “must-dos” highlighted during the half-hour show include the Powerhouse arts and cultural hub, Jan Powers Farmers Market, Burnett Lane, the Eat Street Markets and Reverse Garbage as well as Raby Bay and Horseshoe Bay.

This is the third Australian episode of CNNGo in recent years, with previous episodes focusing on Sydney in January 2011 and Melbourne in January 2013. CNNGo Brisbane premieres on Wednesday December 10.

Airtimes (Hong Kong/ Beijing/ Taipei/ Singapore/ Kuala Lumpur/ Manila):

Wednesday December 10 at 1830 HKT

Saturday December 13 at 1430 HKT

Sunday December 14 at 2130 HKT

About the program

CNNGo is a monthly 30-minute show featuring a unique take on global destinations, bringing views from genuine insiders on what gives dynamic cities in Asia and beyond their distinctive buzz. Whether you’re a local, a business or leisure visitor, or even just a cultural voyeur, CNNGo delivers the best of each city by those who know it best. More information on the show, extended interviews and additional interactive content is available at www.travel.cnn.com/tv.

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