Brisbane counts down to 2024 in style

Brisbane has ushered in the new year in style, with revellers in their thousands packing the inner city to catch the fireworks and count down to 2024.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Dec 31, 2023

Hospitality giant scales down lofty plans for Mt Coot-tha summit

Plans for a major revamp of Mt Coot-tha's summit have been dramatically curtailed, with a planned two-storey pavilion scrapped after Brisbane City...
THEAGE.COM.AU Dec 8, 2023

Public transport nightmare as major bus stations to close ‘for months’

Two of the CBD’s busiest bus stations are set to be closed for “months” to allow for construction on the next stage of the Brisbane Metro,...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 29, 2023

Commuter hell as single train breakdown impacts multiple routes

Trains have had significant delays across all city network lines due to one that was broken down at the Fortitude Valley station.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 26, 2023

‘My home is gone’: Claims Brisbane Council binned homeless tents

Musgrave Park residents claim council workers have ignored A4 signs requesting for them to be contacted before dumping their homes and only...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 23, 2023

‘I FELT ABSOLUTELY SICK’: Man’s horror find in Aussie hotel room

A disgusted traveller was left feeling sick to his stomach after checking in to a “feral” Brisbane city hotel room.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 23, 2023

Inflation and blowouts: $400m slashed from council budget

Funding has been slashed from the Brisbane Metro, construction projects, consultants and a major green bridge as Brisbane City Council makes $400m...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 21, 2023

Watch: Domino’s apologises for triggering Queenslanders with ill-judged ‘hype’ ad

Domino’s Pizza has been forced to apologise after a smoking promotional billboard for “hype” on a busy Brisbane road triggered a flood of calls to...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 21, 2023

Smart State: Push to become nation's innovation capital

As the CEO of a homegrown technology company, I have the privilege of witnessing the boundless potential of innovation every day.
CAIRNSPOST.COM.AU Nov 18, 2023

Where to find thrifty Christmas presents

There are two spots in Brisbane City Council where savvy shoppers can find Christmas presents for a bargain.
THEAGE.COM.AU Nov 16, 2023

Serious injuries after alleged broad daylight stabbing at CBD business

A man has been seriously injured after allegedly being stabbed in broad daylight at a business in Brisbane’s CBD.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 12, 2023

‘No longer safe for Jews': Hundreds rally to support Israel

Hundreds of protesters have gathered in Brisbane city today in support of Israel as the war enters its sixth week.
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Nov 12, 2023

‘No longer safe for Jews’: Hundreds rally to support Israel

Hundreds of protesters have gathered in Brisbane city today in support of Israel as the war enters its sixth week.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 12, 2023

Beat the ‘bin tax': Score $200 and save waste at the same time

Brisbane residents are set to pocket a $200 rebate when their household installs insinkerators and waste dehydrators from January under a landmark...
CAIRNSPOST.COM.AU Nov 11, 2023

‘Christmas cancelled': Family's fury as lights display stoush heats up

A Coopers Plains family has taken to social media to express their outrage after Brisbane City Council sent them a notice about their massive...
CAIRNSPOST.COM.AU Nov 10, 2023

‘Every ounce of my strength': Billboard battle opens up a new front

A homeowner has secured a payout from Brisbane City Council over a billboard that blocked the view. Rather than remove it, council will consider...
THEAGE.COM.AU Nov 9, 2023

New Breakfast Creek green bridge takes shape as massive arch arrives

There was a flurry of activity at the site of Brisbane’s newest bridge on Thursday morning as the Breakfast Creek Green Bridge takes shape.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 9, 2023

Revealed: World-class visions for two Brisbane ‘holes’

The transformation of two major Brisbane quarries into potential world-class tourism destinations is one step closer, with Brisbane City Council...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Nov 4, 2023

Revealed: World-class visions for two Brisbane ‘holes'

The transformation of two major Brisbane quarries into potential world-class tourism destinations is one step closer, with Brisbane City Council...
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Nov 4, 2023

CityCat sinks anchored boat in Brisbane River crash

A Brisbane ferry crashed into an anchored boat at West End overnight causing it to sink.
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Nov 1, 2023

Brisbane news live: Brisbane housing crisis is improving, says council; Bushfire threat as conditions worsen

The news from in and around Brisbane this Tuesday includes word from Brisbane City Council that there are signs the city's housing supply is...
THEAGE.COM.AU Oct 30, 2023

2023 Football In Queensland Awards Night – LIVE Tracker

Football Queensland will celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals and clubs at every level of the game as part of the 2023 Football in...
FOOTBALLQUEENSLAND.COM.AU Oct 27, 2023

‘Come clean now': Council called out as staff axed

A former Brisbane City Council employee has claimed she was sacked two days after the $400 million budget cut announcement, and given only one...
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Oct 27, 2023

Brisbane news live: Body found amid Qld bushfire battle; Brisbane infrastructure fees waived; $2b boost for critical minerals

A body has been discovered in the Western Downs as firefighters battle bushfires that have destroyed five homes. Ratepayers to pick up the tab for...
THEAGE.COM.AU Oct 24, 2023

Greens’ new secret weapon in battle against Gabba development

A mother of two children who attend a school set to be relocated to make way for the Gabba Stadium redevelopment will contest the seat of...
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Oct 24, 2023

Greens' new secret weapon in battle against Gabba development

A mother of two children who attend a school set to be relocated to make way for the Gabba Stadium redevelopment will contest the seat of...
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Oct 24, 2023

Brisbane waives infrastructure fees to drive down cost of units

Developers will pay less, or no, infrastructure fees under a Brisbane City Council scheme to boost housing supply.
THEAGE.COM.AU Oct 24, 2023

Brisbane news live: Police lock down streets as officers negotiate with man; Job cuts fear at Brisbane council; LNP's division machine finds a new gear

Police have locked down several streets north of Brisbane as they negotiate with a man inside a home. Council workers are concerned their jobs are...
THEAGE.COM.AU Oct 23, 2023

Watch: Cross River Rail fallout driving residents to breaking point

Residents living near Cross River Rail say the construction being carried out through the night has “severely impacted” their quality of life.
COURIERMAIL.COM.AU Oct 23, 2023

‘Paying the rent': Lord mayoral wannabe's Indigenous funding plan

Brisbane City Council will “pay the rent” through grants to Indigenous organisations under a plan by maverick Greens lord mayoral hopeful Jonathan...
GEELONGADVERTISER.COM.AU Oct 22, 2023
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