Residential Height Limits to be Increased in South Brisbane

Residential Height Limits to be Increased in South Brisbane

March 2, 2023 – Community, Featured, Sustainability

Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner announced today that heights for residential buildings in part of the South Brisbane area may be increased to levels equivalent to the CBD.

The announcement forms part of council’s Brisbane Sustainable Growth Strategy proposing to add approx. 10,000 dwellings to the housing market.

Business South Bank will keep members informed of these proposed changes and the respective implications.

Read Lord Mayor’s Announcement Post – Click here

For more information – Click here

Newest Pedestrian Bridge to South Bank Now Complete

Newest Pedestrian Bridge to South Bank Now Complete

March 2, 2023 – Celebrating Members, Community, Featured

Following two years of construction, the final deck section of The Neville Bonner Bridge has been installed. The bridge will open to the public with the Queen’s Wharf Development end of 2023.

Around 10,000 people a day are expected to cross the river via Neville Bonner Bridge to South Bank.

For more information – Click here

New Addition at West Village

New Addition at West Village

February 16, 2023 – Celebrating Members, Community

West Village has unveiled its brand new commercial office building within the precinct Greenhouse, designed by Blight Rayner Architecture.

For more information – Click here

Catch the Free South Brisbane Bus Loop from Today

Catch the Free South Brisbane Bus Loop from Today

January 23, 2023 – Community, Featured, Sustainability

Business South Bank members are encouraged to share with their staff and patrons the great news about South Brisbane’s new free bus loop service operating from today (for a 12-month trial).

This free service (route 86) travels along Grey Street, Montague Road, Vulture Street and Tribune Street. 

Popular stops along the route include:

  • Cineplex at South Brisbane
  • QAGOMA
  • South Brisbane Station/ Cultural Centre
  • Queensland Theatre
  • Davies Park
  • Boundary Street, West End
  • South Bank Busway
This service operates every 10-15 minutes, 7 days a week between 10am-11pm (including public holidays) making it easier to travel around the precinct. Look for the distinctive green and white bus stops.

For more information on route timetable and stop locations – Click here

Have Your Say: Brisbane 2032 Legacy Plan

Have Your Say: Brisbane 2032 Legacy Plan

January 19, 2023 – Community

The Queensland Government have released a survey to develop a legacy plan for the 2032 Brisbane Olympics and Paralympics Games.

Have your say on ideas Brisbane can achieve: before, during and after the Games.

Survey closes 3 March 2023. To complete survey – Click here

Date Announced for South Brisbane Free Bus Loop Service

Date Announced for South Brisbane Free Bus Loop Service

November 24, 2022 – Community, Featured

Brisbane City Council have announced the new South Brisbane bus loop service will commence on Monday 23 January 2023 as a 12 month trial.

The free loop service will travel along Grey Street, Montague Road, Vulture Street and Tribune Street every 10-15 minutes, 7 days a week between 10am and 11pm.

For more information – Click here