Archive for posts tagged with 'Lord Mayor Graham Quirk'

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…

250 year old tree forms centrepiece of gardens expansion

Brisbane's Voice

250 year old tree forms centrepiece of gardens expansion

Today I inspected the latest milestone in the Brisbane Botanic Gardens expansion, the planting of a rare 250-year-old…

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…

Laughter to echo through City Hall

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Laughter to echo through City Hall

The freshly refurbished City Hall will host the Brisbane’s Comedy Festival’s night of nights, a…

Unit 12/13, Rudge Street, Woodridge

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The best way to see Brisbane’s Christmas lights

Hop on board a Brisbane City Council bus and let them chauffeur you around Brisbane’s best Christmas lights.…

Brisbane buses get a Christmas make-over

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Brisbane buses get a Christmas make-over

Find out which noble steed has been named Brisbane’s best Christmas-themed bus. Who needs a party bus when you've got…

Rain

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe weekend weather

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is urging residents, particularly in areas affected by last week’s storms, to be…

Parking

Brisbane Extra

Free parking for 2015

Popping into the city will be a lot more convenient in 2015, following the announcement of free 15 minute parking at…

Frozen

Event Guide

Frew Park Opening & Christmas Extravaganza

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and Cr. Peter Matic invite you to celebrate the opening of Frew Park with a visit from Santa…

Bear

Brisbane Extra

Helping those less fortunate celebrate Christmas

My vision for our city is one of access and inclusion — Brisbane should be a place for everyone and no one should feel…

City Hall Lights

Brisbane Extra

City Hall lights up the night

Just in time for the G20, a colourful lights display similar to the Story Bridge lighting has launched at Brisbane…

Portable speed warning signs clock up one year in operation

Brisbane's Voice

Portable speed warning signs clock up one year in operation

You may have noticed some electronic signs around Brisbane’s suburban streets that flash a smiley face or a Slow Down…

2014 bmag Brisbane Person of the Year nominees

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bmag Brisbane Person of the Year Event

Brisbane’s best were on show to celebrate with the Lord Mayor the talent that abounds in Brisbane. Professor…

Winter Sleep

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Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival sneak peek

Did you know that the Asia Pacific is the world’s fastest-growing film region encompassing 70 countries, 4.5 billion…

Clapper

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Who wants to be in a movie?

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has welcomed news of a film adaption of John Birmingham’s popular book The Tasmanian Babes Fiasc…

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…

Women lead the way at the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

Brisbane Extra

Women lead the way at the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards

The ninth annual Lord Mayor’s Business Awards were presented on Friday night, with women taking out two of the…

Storm season

Brisbane Extra

Simple steps to get set for summer storm season

The summer storm season is upon us, and Council is getting the message out there that residents should take simple…