Brisbane is a thriving Australian city with an innovation-led economy and an enviable lifestyle. The capital city of Queensland, Brisbane is a subtropical paradise, boasting blue-sky winters, and beautiful sun-soaked summers.
Throughout the year the city is host to major gatherings for people to celebrate their passion - sports, culture, science, design or the arts. Feel the crowd roar at an international rugby showdown; browse through a world-exclusive art exhibition; catch an Australian premiere or rediscover your love for live gigs at one of Brisbane's many live music venues. Explore our calendar and consider how your event could add to the major events landscape of Brisbane.
Brisbane’s reputation as an international events capital has been recognised with Brisbane being elected as Host City for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. With state-of-the-art facilities, year-round sunshine, a compact and connected city centre and diverse array of quality affordable accommodation, Brisbane makes hosting events easy.
Here are our 10 top reasons to choose Brisbane: