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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…

Council announces ferry stop for Howard Smith Wharves

Deputy Mayor Adrian Schrinner has today announced Brisbane City Council will expand the city’s river transport network with a new ferry terminal for Brisbane’s newest leisure and lifestyle precinct, Howard Smith Wharves. Read more…

CCTV cameras keeping Brisbane city safe

More than 23,000 incidents, ranging from medical emergencies and theft to vandalism and assaults, were identified by Brisbane City Council’s CitySafe camera network last financial year. Read more…

Council launches digital system for parking permits

Brisbane City Council is making it easier for residents to access parking permits with the introduction of a new digital system, providing on-the-spot permit approvals. Read more…

Get active and fit with free gyms in Brisbane parks

Being fit and active in Brisbane is easier than ever before, with around 30 new outdoor gyms on the way or recently opened in local parks offering people a free fitness alternative. Read more…

First paddle-up pontoon opens on Brisbane River

Brisbane City Council has today officially opened the city’s first ever river hub in West End, which will soon form part of a world-class River Access Network that will create new river tourism and transport opportunities in the inner-city. Read more…

Brisbane’s sustainability heroes recognised at awards

Brisbane’s green army of schools, community groups and individuals have today been recognised by the Lord Mayor for their environmental efforts, at the Brisbane City Council Cleaner Suburbs Awards. Read more…

Surveillance cameras crack down on illegal dumpers

A suite of covert surveillance cameras are the latest weapon in Brisbane City Council’s arsenal to fight illegal dumping in Brisbane, catching 36 dumpers in the dirty act last year. Read more…