Living in Brisbane newsletter


Brisbane City Council’s Living in Brisbane newsletter provides residents with information about Council projects, events and activities happening throughout the city.

Find out how Council’s 2021-22 Budget is making Brisbane better for everyone in the June-July edition of Living in Brisbane. From city-shaping projects to kerbside collection, read about the initiatives creating a more liveable and sustainable Brisbane. Also in this edition: new playgrounds and scooter tracks, the unique resources and services available from Council’s libraries, handy recycling tips and what’s on citywide, including ticket giveaways to the Ekka and the Brisbane Comedy Festival.

Living in Brisbane – Ekka competition

Win a family pass to the Ekka. Roll up! The Royal Queensland Show is returning to Brisbane Showgrounds from 7-15 August.

We have five family passes to give away so you can enjoy all your favourite Ekka activities, including the agricultural competitions and displays, farm animals, sideshow alley, showbags and the much-loved strawberry sundaes! 

Entries close at 5pm on Friday 23 July.

Enter the competition now

Living in Brisbane – Brisbane Comedy Festival competition

Win tickets for you and three friends to the Brisbane Comedy Festival’s Aboriginal Comedy Allstars show. 

After sell-out seasons in Australia and the UK, the Allstars (Sean Choolburra, Kevin Kropinyeri, Andy Saunders and Steph Tisdell) bring huge belly laughs from the heart of the wide brown land.

We have four tickets to give away to the show at Brisbane Powerhouse on Sunday 1 August at 4.45pm. 

Entries close at 5pm on Friday 23 July.

Enter the competition now

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Last updated: 12 July 2021