Matt Heath finds the Queensland capital is in a league of its own.

Everyone knows Brisbanians love their league. Everyone knows it's warm in Brisbane. Everyone knows Brisbane's in Queensland. But did you know Brisbane is a place of culture, fine dining, art and architecture? I didn't.

A couple of weeks back a few mates and I headed over for the inaugural NRL Magic Round at Suncorp. It was a spectacular weekend but the real surprise was Brisbane itself.

Like many Kiwis, my Brisbane experience has generally been leaving the place as soon as I arrived. Touching down and then