Archive for posts tagged with 'Transport'

Vahana

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How to hail a flying taxi

The future is almost here. Vahana, the on-demand aviation project operated by Airbus, has released this glimpse at…

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…

Brisbane traffic jam

Motoring News & Reviews

Brisbane has the second highest transport costs in Australia

Brisbane families are spending more than $19,000 a year in transport costs, according to The Australian Automobile…

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…

Light rail

Brisbane Extra

Labor candidate announces light rail plan

Lord mayoral candidate Rod Harding has announced that work would begin on a $1.2 billion Brisbane light rail system in…

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…

Queensland reviews taxi, limousine and rideshare services

Brisbane Extra

Queensland reviews taxi, limousine and rideshare services

The Queensland Government has appointed Jim Varghese AM to head up an independent Taskforce to review taxi, limousine an…

Regatta Ferry Terminal

Brisbane Extra

New flood-resilient Regatta Ferry Terminal opens

This week one of Brisbane’s busiest ferry terminals has re-opened to the public after Council’s major upgrad…

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…

New or used?

Motoring News & Reviews

Should you buy a new car or a used car?

A car is the second most expensive thing most of us will ever buy, so it’s important to make the right choice.…

The Spirit of Queensland

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Win a trip aboard the Spirit of Queensland [CLOSED]

Discover Queensland by rail aboard a new generation of train — it’s contemporary, comfortable and designed for…

Riverfire

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How to get to Riverfire

Scores of extra trains, buses and ferries have been announced for this weekend’s Riverfire fireworks…

Savings fund cheaper transport fares or more services

Brisbane's Voice

Savings fund cheaper transport fares or more services

How are the savings from the elimination of carbon tax best spent? With the carbon tax gone we now have more money to…

Australia’s biggest car lovers are…

Motoring News & Reviews

Australia’s biggest car lovers are…

A government census has revealed which state is home to the most cars, and Queenslanders might be disappointed with…

Queenslanders to be proud of state growth

Brisbane's Voice

Queenslanders to be proud of state growth

Queensland is setting the pace in economic growth and we should all take pride in it, writes Premier Campbell Newman.…

The changing face of Brisbane City

Brisbane Extra

The changing face of Brisbane City

Our city is evolving with us and around us, Helen Goltz discovers. How we live Houses: Our Queenslander homes…

QLD emergency vehicles given the green light

Brisbane Extra

QLD emergency vehicles given the green light

South-east Queensland is trialling new technology to give emergency vehicles better access on roads when pursuing…