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Brisbane to send off 2017 with a bang

Seven tonnes of fireworks will be shipped in to send 2017 off with a bang this New Year’s Eve, with Brisbane planning its biggest show yet. Read more…

Council launches drones in parks

Brisbane residents will now be able to launch, operate and land drones weighing up to two kilograms at 10 parks across the city, as part of a Brisbane City Council trial. Read more…

Brisbane buses deliver ‘Merry Brismas’ cheer

Brisbane’s bus drivers are spreading Christmas cheer this December, as part of Brisbane City Council’s annual bus decorating competition. Read more…

Buses jump the queue for ICB upgrade

Brisbane’s first buses have jumped the queue thanks to Brisbane City Council’s Inner City Bypass (ICB) Upgrade. Read more…

Zipline proposal ready to fly through Coot-tha tree-tops

Brisbane’s Mt Coot-tha eco-adventure zipline is a step closer to lift-off with Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today announcing the successful tenderer to construct, operate and maintain the new high-adrenalin tourist attraction. Read more…

Council Extends Bus Hours for Christmas Shoppers

Brisbane City Council will be implementing an extended bus timetable over the Christmas period, making it easier for people to take advantage of extended retail trading hours and free evening Christmas activities.
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Lord Mayor spreads Christmas spirit to Brisbane charities

The Lord Mayor is spreading festive cheer to those less fortunate this Christmas, with the presentation of donations to 49 Brisbane charities as part of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust Christmas Appeal. Read more…

Free Christmas events put the sparkle into Brisbane’s festive season

A sparkling program of free events to bring festive cheer to Brisbane this Christmas was announced by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today. Read more…

Lord Mayor congratulates Brisbane’s baton bearers

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has congratulated baton bearers who will represent Brisbane in the Queen’s Baton Relay, as part of the 100-day countdown to the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Read more…

Partnership secures Langlands Pool expansion

A key sporting and recreational precinct in Brisbane’s inner-south is set for a major revitalisation, with plans to upgrade the Langlands Park Memorial Pool Complex at Greenslopes today given the green light. Read more…