Archive for posts tagged with 'public transport'

Brisbane Lions

Brisbane Extra

Public transport will be free on Saturday thanks to the Brisbane Lions Women’s Team

For commuters, there’s a silver lining to the AFLW grand final being played on the Gold Coast. There's been…

Public transport

Brisbane Extra

Queensland is getting a major public transport overhaul

The Queensland Government has announced a major public transport overhaul that could save some commuters over $1,000 a…

Brisbane Metro

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor announces Civic Cabinet reshuffle

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has shuffled his Civic Cabinet, and made the development of the Brisbane Metro subway a priority…

Queensland NRG Trains

Brisbane Extra

Step inside Queensland’s new trains

A life-size replica of South East Queensland’s new commuter train has been unveiled ahead of the new generation…

Brisbane Metro

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor announces $1.54b Brisbane Metro plan

In his first major election commitment, Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has announced plans to build the ‘Brisbane…

Australia is one of the cheapest countries for public transport

Brisbane Extra

Australia is one of the cheapest countries for public transport

Complaints about expensive public transport in Australia might be silenced by this list of the world’s most…

Photo by Leon Harris

Brisbane Extra

All aboard! Queenslanders feel safest on trains

While we might not have the cheapest public transport in the country, we may have the safest according to new…

Eclipse Dog

Video

Dog rides the bus by herself

This bus route in Seattle has gone to the dogs — or a dog, anyway. Meet Eclipse, the two-year-old Black Labrador who's…

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Brisbane Extra

Free public transport and no tolls on New Year’s Eve

In a bid to get revellers into South Bank, tolls on the Go Between Bridge will be waived on New Year’s Eve.…

Brisbane tells Muslim community “I’ll ride with you”

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane tells Muslim community “I’ll ride with you”

Following the horrific events of the Sydney siege Brisbane people have offered to ride with members of the Muslim…

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…

You asked, we listened

Brisbane's Voice

You asked, we listened

There are new incentives on the table to help apprentices and public transport users, writes Premier Campbell Newman.…

Can Brisbane women travel safely after dark?

Brisbane Extra

Can Brisbane women travel safely after dark?

Traveling alone after the sun sets can be a dangerous venture. Here’s how to protect yourself. There are some…

What to do when danger strikes on public transport

Brisbane Extra

What to do when danger strikes on public transport

Here’s what to do if somebody threatens your safety on public transport. This week we were once again rocked by…

The underground bus & train project is underway

Brisbane's Voice

The underground bus & train project is underway

It’s a tough job selecting a winning name for the new underground bus and train project, writes Premier Campbell…

Name needed for Underground Bus and Train project

City Talk

Name needed for Underground Bus and Train project

Want to be immortalised in the form of the new Underground Bus and Train project? Then get your submission in for the…

No more rorting the system

City Talk

No more rorting the system

The state government is cracking down on public transport users claiming to be full-time university students to pay…

Full steam ahead for the Queensland economy

Brisbane's Voice

Full steam ahead for the Queensland economy

According to recent independent research Queensland’s economy is the fastest growing in Australia. Queensland’s…