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Tilley Road to reopen in time for Christmas

Brisbane City Council’s $28 million Green Camp Road corridor upgrade continues to move ahead with Tilley Road set to reopen from next week. Read more…

Mt Coot-tha zip line to offer inclusive experience

Brisbane City Council’s Mt Coot-tha zipline will offer an eco-adventure experience for residents and visitors of all ages and abilities to see the city from a different point of view. Read more…

Telegraph Road upgrade saves ratepayers $100M

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk will today unveil the final stage of the Telegraph Road corridor in Brisbane’s northern suburbs, which has been delivered with a saving to ratepayers of more than $100 million on the overall $260 million project budget. Read more…

Project Empty Shelter rehomes animals for Christmas

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is calling on residents to open their heart and homes this Christmas and consider adopting a pet as part of the Project Empty Shelter adoption drive. Read more…

Council launches into the summer school holidays

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has unveiled a suite of more than 650 free and low cost activities to help kids bust boredom over the summer school holidays. Read more…

Council saves backyard block in Mt Gravatt East

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has stepped in to protect two parcels of land in Carrara Street, Mt Gravatt East, announcing the block would be purchased through Council’s Bushland Acquisition Program. Read more…

Brisbane celebrates three million CityCycle trips

Brisbane’s CityCycle success continues to grow, with the fleet of 2,000 bikes approaching three million trips since October 2010. Read more…

Fitzgibbon sports precinct expands to netball courts

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has today announced that Brisbane City Council is expanding its world-class sporting precinct at Telegraph Road, with the additional of netball courts for district-grade competitions. Read more…

First stage of Howard Smith Wharves opens to public

A new world-class waterfront dining and entertainment precinct has today opened its doors, marking the first stage of a progressive opening of Howard Smith Wharves following a $110 million restoration. Read more…

Brisbane set for a cool Yule as massive Christmas program launched

Brisbane residents and visitors alike are set for a cracker of a ‘Brismas’ after Lord Mayor Graham Quirk launched the city’s massive festive program today. Read more…