Press Releases

Read the latest media releases about Brisbane’s activities, growth and rising international profile.

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Brisbane startups pitch their ideas to Visiting Entrepreneur from Silicon Valley

San Francisco-based entrepreneur Tristan Pollock has arrived in Brisbane to share his extensive knowledge of the startup industry and is looking for local, globally scalable business ideas to invest in.

Brisbane is cooking up a perfect storm for Regional Flavours

Winter in Brisbane never tasted so good with a who's who of kitchen talent descending on South Bank Parklands for the eighth annual Regional Flavours presented by The Courier-Mail on July 16 and 17.

2016 Brisbane international student ambassadors named

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today announced the 2016 Brisbane International Student Ambassadors.

Brisbane Marketing appoints General Manager, Business Innovation, Skills & Trade Development

Brisbane Marketing is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Blauensteiner as its new General Manager, Business Innovation, Skills & Trade Development.

Brisbane's record tourism boost with best to come

Brisbane has led the way in Queensland for record growth in international tourism.

Lord Mayor announces innovation and job creation hub

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has announced the Queen St Mall location of Brisbane’s $5 million innovation hub, The Capital, which will create hundreds of new jobs of the future and help grow Brisbane’s booming startup community.

Brisbane Marketing appoints Chief Operating Officer

Brisbane Marketing is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Fraser as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Lord Mayor announces new innovation hub for CBD

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has today announced a $5 million innovation hub for the CBD, which will offer unique support to Brisbane’s rapidly expanding startup community.

Welcome to Straddie program rolls out the red carpet

The red carpet will be rolled out for visitors to North Stradbroke Island with the first 18 participants graduating from the inaugural Welcome to North Stradbroke Island program today.

New Scenic Rim ambassadors to roll out red carpet

Twenty-two locals were today inducted as the region's first tourism ambassadors as part of the new Scenic Rim Welcomes the World program.