Tag: Brisbane


Brisbane likely to win Olympic 2032 host race

Brisbane front runner for 2032 Olympics

The Australian City of Brisbane is the “preferred host” for the 2032 Summer Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced recently in a move which officials said was designed to bring “stability” to the Games after the delay of the Tokyo 2020 edition. ‘CNN’ reports... » Read more


Queensland iterates bid to hold 2032 Olympics

Australia Brisbane committed to 2032 Olympic Bid

In the wake of a “positive discussion” held recently between the Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and the Australian Olympic Committee President and International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice-President, John Coates, the former has reiterated the State’s bid to hold the 2032 Olympics... » Read more


Australia rugby fans left to own devices

Australia Brisbane Suncorp Stadium fans waiting

A mobile ticketing glitch by Ticketek (Australian event ticketing company) left thousands of National Rugby League (NRL) fans high and dry and they were left stuck outside Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane (Australia) recently which also led to huge concerns over leaving supporters vulnerable in wake of... » Read more


Brisbane event scripts success in COVID world

Australia Brisbane Convention re-opens

One of the first venues in Australia to reopen since all hell broke loose with the COVID-19 scourge striking the world is the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC). It has held its first events since reopening earlier this month. Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre is a convention... » 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


‘Market sounding’ to begin for new arena in Brisbane

Brisbane Live arena to be “put to market” to gauge the interest and concepts of private sector investors

A decision on which a lot of foot-dragging was done has finally been taken – the 18,000-seat entertainment precinct above Roma Street rail yards in Brisbane, Australia, will finally come up. Premier of Queensland Annastacia Palaszczuk said that the Brisbane Live arena would be “put to market”... » Read more


Transformation of Brisbane’s sporting precinct

Woolloongabba - Brisbane

Cross River Rail’s new station at the Woolloongabba will be the catalyst for a transformation of access and transport to Brisbane’s iconic sporting precinct The Gabba, according to an announcement made by the provincial government of Australia’s Queensland state. Queensland’s Deputy... » Read more


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