Archive for posts tagged with 'Lord Mayor Graham Quirk'

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…

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…


Brisbane Extra

Brisbane ranks fourth in the world for foreign investment strategy

Brisbane has taken out fourth spot in a global ranking of cities vying for foreign direct investment, and placed in…

iRide Flying Theatre

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane is getting the Southern Hemisphere’s first “flying theatre”

Brisbane will soon be able to offer tourists and residents a truly unique experience with the Southern Hemisphere’…

Christmas Tree


Brisbane’s Christmas Tree lights up

One of Brisbane’s favourite traditions will be observed in King George Square this Friday. Gather in King George…

Wheel of Brisbane

Brisbane Extra

South Bank scores top spot in Brisbane Monopoly

South Bank has scored the coveted Mayfair position in Monopoly: Brisbane Edition. Unveiled, appropriately enough, at…

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…

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…

Brisbane City Hall

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane lights up in solidarity with Nice

Brisbane landmarks will be lit up in blue, white and red tonight, following the shocking terrorist attack in Nice.…

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…


Brisbane Extra

Brisbane is getting its own Monopoly board

Brisbane is preparing to ‘Pass Go’, following today’s announcement that the River City will be…


Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s best honoured at the Matilda Awards

It may not have quite the same glamour and cachet as the Oscars, but there was another important awards ceremony held…

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…

Brisbane Bandits

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane Bandits to receive the keys to the city

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is inviting Brisbane residents and fans to celebrate the victorious Brisbane Bandits as they…

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…

Lord Mayor Australia Day Awards

Brisbane Extra

Local heroes honoured at Lord Mayor’s Australia Day Awards

Outstanding Brisbane citizens have been recognised at the 2016 Lord Mayor’s Australia Day Awards ceremony at…

The Annual Lord Mayor’s Christmas Appeal is on again

Brisbane Extra

The Annual Lord Mayor’s Christmas Appeal is on again

The Annual Lord Mayor’s Christmas Appeal is on again, helping raise funds for charities around Brisbane. On until…