Monthly Archives: December 2013

Queensland’s Largest Fireworks Display to Bring in 2014

South Bank will stage Queensland’s largest ever New Year’s Eve fireworks display to herald in 2014. This year the Brisbane River will light up with over five tonnes of fireworks and 30,000 pyrotechnic effects fired from three barges and three … Continue reading

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G20 Offers a Wealth of Opportunities

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk this week unveiled a program of activities to ensure the people and businesses of Brisbane reap the benefits from the global spotlight of the 2014 G20 Leaders Summit. The G20 Brisbane Opportunities Program is an ambitious … Continue reading

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Crowds Flock to Brisbane Topshop Opening

Brisbane’s reputation as a shopping hub has been further enhanced by last week’s opening here of famed London high-street fashion chain Topshop. The new Brisbane store is the largest Topshop and Topman in Australia to date, spread across three levels … Continue reading

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Google Transit Launches in SEQ

Almost 1500 TransLink train, bus and ferry services can be accessed via Google, with south east Queensland’s entire public transport network now available through Google Transit. Transport and Main Roads Minister Scott Emerson said Google Transit provided another avenue for … Continue reading

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Tigerair Expansion to Boost Queensland Jobs

Brisbane will be home to the third Australian base for budget airline Tigerair Australia from 2014, in a significant boost to the Queensland economy and tourism sector. Treasurer Tim Nicholls and Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey made the announcement this morning … Continue reading

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