Tag: Brisbane


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


Sydney building steepest football stadium

Western Sydney Stadium

The currently under-construction Western Sydney Stadium is poised to become the world’s steepest football stadium with its stand reportedly tilted at an angle of 34 degrees, according to several media reports. “The playing field is sunk seven metres below ground level, and rising out of that is... » Read more


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