Brisbane

  • New tourism fund from Lord Mayor boosting Brisbane tourism

    Published on : Thursday, July 25, 2019

    A delectable tour exploring Brisbane’s food history from its Indigenous cultural beginnings to its present-day cuisine and a guided river journey showcasing Brisbane’s fascinating maritime history are among new tourism experiences set to receive funding from a new grant scheme. …

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  • Qantas-American Airlines gets final approval for partnership

    Published on : Tuesday, July 23, 2019

    The U.S. government has granted final approval to Qantas and American Airlines’ joint-venture partnership that could offer passengers an array of benefits, including new routes, more destinations, better schedules and additional benefits for frequent flyers, according to both airlines.   …

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  • Brisbane to host Flight Centre’s global conference in 2020 with $7 million economic boost

    Published on : Monday, July 15, 2019

    Brisbane has landed a major tourism windfall after being selected to host one of the world’s largest travel industry conferences.       The region has been confirmed as the venue for the Flight Centre Travel Group’s global conference in …

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  • Brisbane receiving $112 million boost from MICE events

    Published on : Thursday, July 11, 2019

    Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has announced Brisbane will receive an economic boost of over $112 million through new business events set to take place in the city over the coming years.     The forecast boost is an annual record …

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  • Brisbane becomes favourvite travel place for Americans

    Published on : Wednesday, July 10, 2019

    Brisbane is being lauded as a top place to travel for Americans during the northern summer as record numbers of U.S. visitors converge on the city.       AFAR said Brisbane had emerged from the shadows of its more …

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  • Brisbane emerging as a city filled with business events

    Published on : Monday, July 1, 2019

    A US-headquartered paediatric health symposium has chosen Brisbane as its first-ever Asia Pacific host city, with 500 global experts to meet in March 2021.   The successful bid for the AG Bell Global Listening and Spoken Language Symposium was led …

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  • P&O Cruises Australia expects to carry 2 million passengers from Brisbane

    Published on : Friday, June 28, 2019

    P&O Cruises Australia is on the threshold of carrying two million guests from the Australia’s Queensland capital.  There are thousands of guests will be welcomed onboard P&O flagship Pacific Explorer, which will be based in Brisbane from October 2020, continuing …

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  • Brisbane provides vital boost to industries with major MICE events

    Published on : Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    Brisbane is primed and ready for a blockbuster month of major events and exhibitions, which will provide a vital boost to the city’s hospitality, retail and service industries and give locals more to see and do in the city.   …

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  • Brisbane’s bright minds receive grants from Lord Mayor

    Published on : Wednesday, April 3, 2019

    Seven talented Brisbane researchers will share in $30,000 funding from Brisbane’s Lord Mayor to help lure significant international conferences to the city for the first time.       Making the announcement ahead of Global Meetings Industry Day on 4 …

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  • Get Global has been awarded ‘Exhibition of the Year’ at the MEA 2018 Industry Awards in Brisbane

    Published on : Wednesday, April 3, 2019

    Get Global named ‘Exhibition of the Year’ at National MEA Awards for the second year running   Get Global has been awarded the highly distinguished ‘Exhibition of the Year’ title at the National Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) 2018 Industry …

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  • Powerful wild storms in Brisbane causing widespread damage and chaos

    Published on : Friday, March 15, 2019

    An enormous band of wild storms stretching from the Sunshine Coast down to Byron Bay has dumped up to 105mm of rain in just one hour, causing widespread commuter chaos and power outages.     The aftermath of Friday’s storms …

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  • Qantas takes the stake in Brisbane-based Alliance Airlines

    Published on : Friday, February 1, 2019

    Qantas Airlines has taken a 19.9 percent shareholding in Brisbane-based charter operator Alliance Aviation and says it will seek approval to ultimately become the majority stakeholder.       Australia’s biggest airline paid $A60 million on market for the stake …

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  • Art Series names its new $100 million Brisbane flagship hotel

    Published on : Thursday, November 29, 2018

    Art Series Hotels has announced the namesake artist for its new $100 million Brisbane flagship hotel, set to open at Howard Smith Wharves.     Named after acclaimed Australian painter Vincent Fantauzzo, The Fantauzzo is slated to open in March …

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  • Chinese visitors to Brisbane up 25%

    Published on : Thursday, November 1, 2018

    A record influx of visitors from China and the USA have helped to once again smash Brisbane’s tourism records. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk said preliminary results from Tourism Australia’s International Visitor Survey revealed that visitors from Brisbane’s top five international …

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  • Brisbane gets 1200 more new rooms to meet tourism demand

    Published on : Thursday, October 11, 2018

    There are more than 1200 hotel rooms, which have opened, on average, each year in Brisbane in the past four years, but the council and hotel owners insist the demand is there.     The hotel boom, in part sparked …

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  • Brisbane leads the way in fitness innovation

    Published on : Wednesday, August 1, 2018

    Boasting 283 days of sunshine a year, it comes as no surprise that Brisbanites are an active bunch. Sweat Social is leading the way in a new fitness trend that is taking you outside of your everyday workout into some …

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  • Asia’s biggest airlines to discuss new route opportunities in Brisbane

    Published on : Friday, March 16, 2018

    Asia Pacific’s aviation industry leaders will gather in Brisbane this weekend (18-20 March) at the 16th annual Routes Asia to plan and negotiate new air services within the region. The event will bring together 950 delegates taking part in 2,350 …

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  • Brisbane sees an increased number of international visitors

    Published on : Wednesday, March 14, 2018

    Brisbane has witnessed a record number of international visitors, with more than 1.3 million foreign visitors coming to the river city in the past year.   As per the latest international visitor survey from Tourism Australia, international visitor numbers were …

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  • Brisbane a hot spot for visitors due to mega summer of sport

    Published on : Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    From the Battle of Brisbane to the Bledisloe Cup, the only thing hotter than Brisbane’s summer temperatures was its calendar of sport, with six major events attracting more than 355,000 people.   Residents and visitors flocked to Brisbane’s world-class venues …

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  • Brisbane welcomes international students at City Welcome Festival

    Published on : Wednesday, February 28, 2018

    The number of international students enrolling in Brisbane has climbed once again as the city threw out the welcome mat to new students today.   Lord Mayor Graham Quirk said Brisbane continued to be seen as a study destination of …

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