Archive for posts tagged with 'brisbane city council'

The Human Factor

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane is bringing Expo 88 back

Some of the most recognisable artworks from World Expo 88 will be given a facelift and relocated throughout Brisbane…

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…

Anzac Day

Things to do

Where to commemorate Anzac Day in Brisbane

From dawn services to tinnies and two-up, here’s where you can reflect, remember and pay your respects in Brisbane…

Tesla Fortitude Valley

Motoring News & Reviews

Fortitude Valley’s Tesla dealership and charge station gets the green light

Californian electric car manufacturer Tesla has been given the go-ahead to open a flagship showroom in Fortitude…

Sand bags

Brisbane Extra

King tides expected to cause flooding in Brisbane

Residents in bayside and riverside suburbs have been warned of flooding risks this weekend as higher-than-normal high…


Brisbane Extra

More superstars could be on their way to the Gabba

After frequent “moaning” in the lead-up to Adele’s concert, Brisbane City Council has decided…


Brisbane Extra

TransLink urges commuters to plan ahead for Adele

With Adele set to shatter attendance records at The Gabba this weekend, the head of TransLink is urging concertgoers…

Graham Quirk

Your Say

Should Brisbane do more to embrace street art?

A photo of Lord Mayor Graham Quirk cracking down on street art at a skate park has sparked debate about the…

‘Get Ready’ Family Fun Day

Event Guide

‘Get Ready’ Family Fun Day

Peppa Pig and Fireman Sam have joined forces to help you get ready for the upcoming storm season! They’ll be…

Heavy traffic

Motoring News & Reviews

Brisbane peak hour traffic on the improve

If it feels like your morning commute is a crawl, here’s some interesting news — peak hour traffic is actually…


Fashion & Beauty

Brisbane is getting a new second-hand fashion festival

Discover your style at Revive, a pop-up second-hand fashion festival coming soon to South Bank. You'll be able to…

Active Parks Dance

Health & Fitness

Dance your way through South Bank Parklands

You’ll be able to dance up a storm when Brisbane City Council’s free Active Parks Dance program returns to…

85 Miskin St


Dine Out Brisbane celebrates local produce

32 Brisbane restaurants are showcasing 32 local ingredients in 32 hero dishes for a limited time. South East…

Philippines Festival

Things to do

Get your adobo on at the Philippine Festival

Celebrate Queensland’s cultural diversity with food, music and dancing at the Philippine Festival. We can smell th…


Things to do

Four great CityCat date ideas

Stuck for an idea for a date in the river city? One of the most overlooked options is a trip on a CityCat. OK, sure, it'…

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…

Where to find election day sausage sizzles

Brisbane Extra

Where to find election day sausage sizzles

Another election weekend is here (big sigh), so it’s time to get out of your PJs, drive down to your local…

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…