Brisbane residents have been warned to expect a lot of smoke haze over the next few weeks as fire authorities take advantage of expected good weather conditions to increase hazard reduction burns.
Less than a week after it got the nod from the IOC, the Brisbane 2032 Olympics has had its first political blow up, with Treasurer Cameron Dick launching an extraordinary broadside against Brisbane City Council over plans for a media centre on the banks of the Brisbane River at South Brisbane.
A tense, awkward and very public exchange in which Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates ordered Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to attend the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics has detracted from celebrations of Brisbane’s 2032 Games win. WATCH THE VIDEO
One ingredient will make the recipe for a Brisbane 2032 Olympics a success – transport, writes Craig Johnstone
Brisbane has been confirmed as host of the Games of the XXXVth Olympiad after the International Olympics Committee enthusiastically endorsed the city’s 2032 Olympics bid.
Brisbane residents will witness new additions to the city’s traffic this week with the first of an expected 800 shared e-bikes due to be rolled out on Thursday.
One of the Asia Pacific region’s most anticipated conferences for business and civic leaders looks set to defy the pandemic and kick off as planned in Brisbane in September.