Monthly Archives: July 2014

Brisbane Online Parking Hub Goes Live

A new online parking hub (brisbaneparkingguide.com.au) launched by Brisbane City is offering discounts of almost 60 per cent in its first month of operation. Developed in partnership with Brisbane Marketing, the web portal was designed in response to community feedback … Continue reading

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South Bank’s New Look Streets Beach

South Bank’s famous Streets Beach and stream area has been reopened following a $1.72 million facelift to improve safety and accessibility for the 10 million visitors to the parklands each year. Upgrades were timed for completion ahead of G20 Leaders … Continue reading

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Industry Embraces ‘Welcome’ Training

More than 500 Brisbane tourism and hospitality workers have now completed Brisbane Welcomes the World training in the lead-up to the G20 Leaders Summit. A free program run by Brisbane Marketing with support from venue partner QUT, it aims to … Continue reading

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Queensland Symphony Orchestra Joins Ranks fo World’s Leading Orchestras

In a move mirroring the world’s leading orchestras, and as a first for any Australian orchestra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) has announced a Soloist-in-Residence program with Shlomo Mintz, one of the world’s most acclaimed virtuoso violinists to join the QSO … Continue reading

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Brisbane Celebrates Regional Flavours

Keen foodies will be indulged when the sixth annual Regional Flavours returns to the South Bank Parklands on 19-20 July. Over 70,000 visitors are expected to enjoy two full days of unique culinary experiences at Brisbane’s free signature food and … Continue reading

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Merlo Coffee’s Red Ride For Life 2014

Calling all motorcyclists – get your leathers and get on board for Merlo’s annual ‘Red Ride for Life’ – lives depend on it On Saturday morning August 9, the Merlo team is determined to make some noise – the aim … Continue reading

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Good Food Month 2014

Brisbane Times’ Good Food Month presented by Citi begins today with more than 150 food-themed events on offer in Brisbane and surrounding regions throughout July. Now the largest food festival in Australia, Good Food Month has been a regular event … Continue reading

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