Urban Design in Brisbane

Artwork: KVM by John Nicholson for BIGSOUND 2018.

Brisbane City Council values the unique character of the city and our attractive subtropical lifestyle. Council is supporting design based approaches and thinking to achieve creative and innovative urban design for Brisbane.

Find out about Brisbane’s Future Blueprint and information on City of Lights, Village Precinct Projects, Design Guidelines, public art, urban activations and more.

Design highlights

Future blueprint

We’ve spoken with thousands of people across the city and together we developed a future blueprint for Brisbane. 

Village Precinct Projects

We're creating liveable places with vibrant neighbourhood centres for local communities and visitors to enjoy.

Public art

Public art is an expression of our city's culture and creativity. Find out about public art and urban design initiatives, projects and trails.

Brisbane Canvas

Brisbane Canvas brings innovative and imaginative street art to walls, pillars and bridge structures around Brisbane.

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Last updated:20 May 2019