Press Releases

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

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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.

Christmas tree to light up night sky

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk will officially kick off Christmas celebrations in the City with the annual lighting of the Christmas Tree in King George Square.

Winners Announced in 9th Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Cemetery of Splendour has won the ninth Asia Pacific Screen Award for Best Feature Film, the region’s highest accolade in film, presented at Brisbane’s City Hall.