Tag: Brisbane Cricket Ground

Queensland nix calls to revisit Gabba rejig

Queensland rejects call to review The Gabba budget

Queensland has rejected calls from a Senate inquiry to review its plan to spend AUD$2.7 billion (£1.4 billion/$1.7 billion/€1.6 billion) on redeveloping the Gabba Stadium in Woolloongabba, Australia, for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Brisbane. ‘inside the games’ stated that an... » Read more

‘The Gabba’ will be ‘more than just a stadium’

The Gabba rebuild gets support

The Department Head delivering Queensland’s Olympic venues has defended the $2.7 billion The Gabba (stadium in Woolloongabba, Australia) spend, saying it will be “more than just a stadium”, with shops, homes and community spaces such as galleries and museums to be included in the 24/7... » Read more

Funding split to build Brisbane 2032 venues

Australia agrees funding for 2032 games

The Federal and the Queensland State Government have agreed on an almost 50-50 funding split to build or remodel venues for the 2032 Brisbane Olympics (Australia). ‘AP’ stated that the Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese visited the Queensland State capital on February 17th to make the... » Read more

Gabba Stadium gets the AFL Grand Final pie

Australia The Gabba Grand Final

The Australian Football League (AFL) will host its Grand Final outside the State of Victoria for the first time this year. Brisbane’s Gabba Stadium has been picked up to reward Queensland’s assistance to the League during COVID-19 which has taken the world by storm. It’s the first time a... » Read more

‘The Gabba’ set to glow in all its grandeur

The Gabba upgrade

The Gabba in Australia – the crowning glory in Queensland’s sporting history – is getting a fresh lease of life, with work underway on an upgrade to public, corporate and media facilities at the stadium. The Brisbane Cricket Ground, commonly known as The Gabba, is a major sports stadium... » Read more