Press Releases

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

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International visitors spend record amount in Brisbane

The number of international visitors to Brisbane has reached one million for the first time with expenditure reaching record highs, according to new tourism research released today.

Queen's Wharf Brisbane Project set to transform our New World City

Brisbane Marketing Chief Executive Officer John Aitken has congratulated Echo’s Destination Brisbane Consortium (DBC) on their successful proposal for the multi-billion dollar Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Project.

Lord Mayor receives Brisbane's economic action plan

A committee tasked with shaping the city’s economic development strategy for the next seven years has today handed down its report which outlines more than 100 recommendations.

Business awards celebrating 10 year milestone

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has launched the 10th annual Lord Mayor’s Business Awards, with nominations now open.

Digital Brisbane shaping the digital ecomony

Brisbane is moving boldly and rapidly into the digital age with the announcement of an Australian-first Chair in Digital Economy.

Brisbane's ANZAC secrets uncovered in new tour

Brisbane’s fascinating ANZAC heritage is being revealed to the public, with a new walking tour launched today, commemorating 100 years since the Landing on Gallipoli.

Kick start your start ups success story

Acting Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner is encouraging Brisbane’s most talented and technology start-up entrepreneurs to apply for funding through the Budding Entrepreneurs Program.