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Works begin on Brisbane-first play space in the heart of the CBD

  Works are underway to deliver Brisbane’s first ever CBD sports court, giving people a free space to go and play sports like basketball and handball located  under the Turbot Street underpass, it's a Court near the Courts.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said the new sports court at the intersection of Roma and Turbot [...]

Works begin on Brisbane-first play space in the heart of the CBD2023-04-12T23:16:20+00:00

100 homes for native Arboretum wildlife

  CREDIT - Phil Hargreaves Photographer Ducks, parrots, gliders and bats are moving in and calling Sherwood Arboretum home, with Council having delivered 100 nest boxes at the popular riverside park.   Chair for Environment, Parks and Sustainability Tracey Davis said the nest boxes that have been installed were already a hit with [...]

100 homes for native Arboretum wildlife2023-04-12T00:11:00+00:00

Diverse and vibrant Central Ward

I know that LGBTIQ community make a huge contribution to the political, economic, cultural and social fabric of this city. From the colour and vibrancy of Brisbane Pride activities, to the many authors and entrepreneurs, businessmen and women and community activists – everyone helps us shape our new world city and no place is seemingly [...]

Diverse and vibrant Central Ward2023-04-14T06:30:27+00:00

Council to trial alternative approach to composting in New Farm

  Council is turning coffee grounds and eggshells into community compost as part of a new food organics collection system trial at the popular New Farm Community Composting Hub.   Residents will be invited to dispose of household food scraps at the Community Composting Hub in New Farm Park, which will then be turned into [...]

Council to trial alternative approach to composting in New Farm2023-03-31T00:17:59+00:00

Bedford Park Toilet Investigation 

HAVE YOUR SAY ON SPRING HILL PARK UPGRADES  I’d like your thoughts about two issues raised by your neighbours at my recent Spring Hill Mobile Offices.   With cost-of-living pressures front of mind for us all, I want to ensure our parks remain attractive active recreation spaces with free and low-cost events for you in the inner [...]

Bedford Park Toilet Investigation 2023-03-30T06:00:33+00:00

Hundreds of free activities bust boredom these school holiday

  Brisbane kids will be hopping into action with more than 270 free or affordable activities bolstering Council’s Easter school holiday program.    Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said from 1 to 16 April, there will be boredom busting activities for kids of all ages as families explore Brisbane’s backyard.   “School holidays are the perfect [...]

Hundreds of free activities bust boredom these school holiday2023-03-29T23:19:56+00:00

Bernard Fanning backs Brisbane’s music talent in The QUBE Effect

  Music fans have the chance to vote for the next generation of local talent with finalist videos of the QUBE Effect now live online.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said locals can pick which of the 23 professional music videos is worthy of the People’s Choice Award.   “Brisbane is renowned for having a [...]

Bernard Fanning backs Brisbane’s music talent in The QUBE Effect2023-03-29T06:22:15+00:00

Helping green community projects grow

  Community groups will get a financial boost to help them achieve their environmental goals with the Lord Mayor’s grants program funding everything from weed removal to solar panel installation.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner today announced 28 grants totalling more than $200,000 have been awarded under the second round of the Lord Mayor’s 2022/23 [...]

Helping green community projects grow2023-03-20T23:34:11+00:00

We’re crafting better business strategies

Council helps makers craft better business strategy   Calling all makers! Applications are now open for Council’s next Maker Entrepreneurship Program; an initiative that helps Brisbane’s creative makers grow their business.   A maker is someone who creates a tangible item either by design or fabrication and could be an artist, sewist, potter, metalsmith, or [...]

We’re crafting better business strategies2023-03-19T23:13:48+00:00
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