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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…

Traffic switches on Green Camp Road

Brisbane City Council’s $28 million Green Camp Road upgrade has reached a major milestone, with motorists now able to drive along the newly constructed road corridor for the first time. Read more…

Council plans for CBD waterfront revitalisation

City Planning Chairman Cr Matthew Bourke is calling for Brisbane residents to provide their feedback to Brisbane City Council about the future of the city’s iconic City Reach waterfront area, through a new master plan. Read more…

Council calls for safety around schools for Term 4

Brisbane City Council is continuing its campaign to keep kids safe with a traffic blitz planned at 60 Brisbane schools for Term Four, to reduce congestion and boost safety. Read more…

Council readies residents for pre-summer backyard cleanout

Thousands of Brisbane residents are expected to have a spring cleanout this weekend, with Brisbane City Council cutting green waste costs for residents who ready their yard for the summer storm season. Read more…

Council sniffs out koalas at 17 new bushland sites

Brisbane City Council is continuing Australia’s largest genetic and population mapping survey of koalas, with 85 per cent of new bushland areas surveyed showing evidence of the at-risk species. Read more…

Council floats upgraded New Farm ferry terminal

Brisbane’s most modern ferry terminal has today been unveiled, with works to upgrade the New Farm Park ferry terminal now complete. Read more…

River City readies for fireworks spectacular

Brisbane is buzzing with the city’s best vantage points being prepped and traffic management plans locked in for the city’s biggest fireworks spectacular this Saturday September 29. Read more…