Archive for posts tagged with 'Graham Quirk'

Origin Bus

Brisbane Extra

Even Brisbane’s buses have got Origin fever

Brisbane bus drivers have embraced the State of Origin spirit with their annual bus decorating competition ahead of…

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe summer weather

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe summer weather

Brisbane summer is a fantastic mix of storms and extreme heat, but with severe weather comes the need for preparation. S…

Boost for international student accommodation

Brisbane Extra

Boost for international student accommodation

International students are our city’s biggest export with 75,000 international students enrolled every year in…

Council releases design for Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade

Brisbane Extra

Council releases design for Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade

Major changes to Kingsford Smith Drive aim to reduce congestion and improve road safety. It won’t surprise regular…

Brisbane festive with Asian culture in February

Brisbane's Voice

Brisbane festive with Asian culture in February

Beat the drums and snap open the chopsticks as the popular BrisAsia Festival returns this month with a dynamic program…

Council encourages safer school parking with new strategy

Brisbane's Voice

Council encourages safer school parking with new strategy

A new strategy is in place that will work toward safer school zones. The start of the school year has come around quickl…

Wish upon a star

Brisbane Extra

Wish upon a star

Stacey and Mark Doolan trusted their instincts when it came to seeking treatment for their daughter, Ella, when a lump…

Accelerating Brisbane’s growth in 2015

Brisbane's Voice

Accelerating Brisbane’s growth in 2015

We all have a vital role to play to help Brisbane reach its full economic potential. Welcome back for 2015! Over the pas…

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk with Dimity Dornan

Brisbane Extra

Local businesses take a bow

Brisbane has some great achievers, both as individuals and businesses, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Our city offers…

Westfield Garden City officially opens

Suburb News

Westfield Garden City officially opens

Highly successful model and business woman Jennifer Hawkins is one of the special guests announced as part of the…

Brisbane building up, under and over!

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane building up, under and over!

There’s plenty of movement happening in Brisbane, according to Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. No matter where you look at…

Join Team Brisbane

Brisbane Extra

Join Team Brisbane

The city’s highest achievers are putting us on the map. What do Keith Urban, Darren Lockyer, Easton Pearson, Li…

Spruced-up city assets make debuts

Brisbane Extra

Spruced-up city assets make debuts

Recently I officially reopened a new-look, revitalised Brunswick Street Mall to the public, following a six-month, $4…

On track in ANZAC Square

Brisbane Extra

On track in ANZAC Square

The ANZAC Square restoration will be complete in time for Centenary celebrations, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Last…

Celebrating Brisbane’s past

Suburb News

Celebrating Brisbane’s past

We may be young but we have a story worth telling and hearing. Brisbane may be a relatively young city compared with…

Have your say about parking

Brisbane's Voice

Have your say about parking

It is time to review the future of parking in Brisbane, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Recently I announced a…

Construction commences on final stage of Bicentennial Bikeway upgrade

Brisbane's Voice

Construction commences on final stage of Bicentennial Bikeway upgrade

Upgrade work for the final stage of the Bicentennial Bikeway is commencing this week, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Th…

The real cost of crime

Brisbane's Voice

The real cost of crime

Together we can eliminate the crimes of graffiti and vandalism, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Council is committed…