Category: Tourism

Young Endeavour docks in Brisbane

The Young Endeavour, a tall mast sailing ship, has docked in Brisbane. Twenty-six lucky trainees disembarked after the experience of their lives. Alice Leggett reports.

New Farm gets newest ferry

One of Brisbane’s busiest and most popular parks is now easier to get to. A new ferry terminal has just opened, making New Farm Park an even more popular choice for the holidays. Georgie Nichols reports.

RSPCA plea to protect pets ahead of Riverfire

Brisbane’s annual Riverfire event is 21 this year. It’s more popular than ever but not we are warned with animals. Ysabelle Alesna reports.

Foodies dine out at Brisbane’s Food and Wine Expo

Research shows tourists spend $21 billion on food and wine alone in Australia every year and exhibitors at the annual Brisbane food and wine expo want a share of it. Daiyna Odgaard reports.

Final preparations begin for Riverfire

The Brisbane skyline will come alive with explosions of colour during the Riverfire event. It has become Queensland’s largest annual public celebration. Brigitte O’Brien reports.

Priscilla sashays into QPAC for Brisbane debut

Australia’s most successful home grown musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, is about to rock Brisbane for the very first time. Isla Stanich reports.

‘One Night in Havana’ fundraiser to raise funds for food relief

Brisbane’s most exclusive restaurants are coming together for a good cause. Five venues are uniting for one night to fight hunger. Alex Brewster reports.

Shark attack leaves 12 year old in a critical condition

Marine authorities have now deployed drum lines off the Whitsundays, in hope of catching sharks responsible for two attacks within 24 hours. Both victims have now been flown to Brisbane for treatment. Daniele Antonaglia reports.

Queen’s Wharf development to boost Brisbane

The man in charge of Brisbane’s biggest development project says it’s both a challenge and a joy to work on what will be a major tourist attraction. Simon Crooks spoke to QUT students about the new Queens Wharf and the

Second Whitsunday shark attack in 24 hours

There’s been a second shark attack in the Whitsunday region within the space of 24 hours. Tonight a young girl is in hospital, in serious condition. A Tasmanian tourist, attacked late yesterday, remains in critical condition in hospital. Laura fell