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South Bank traders 'pushed out' of riverside precinct

Marissa Calligeros Long-serving South Bank restaurateurs, cafe owners and traders claim they are being “pushed out” of the riverside precinct.

Viva la France at South Bank this weekend

The Brisbane French Festival will take over the South Bank cultural forecourt this weekend.

Natalie Bochenski Indulge your love of baguettes, brie and berets this weekend.

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Man suffers fractured skull after being struck with pole at South Bank

A 22-year-old man has been transported to hospital with a fractured skull after allegedly being hit with a metal pole at South Bank.

Second man charged over South Bank assualt

Police have charged a second man following a South Bank assault that left a man with a fractured skull.

South Bank Corporation to 'pay their fair share'

South Bank Parklands

Tony Moore The South Bank Corporation will be forced to pay more than $800,000 in "rates" on its riverside land for the first time after an historic agreement was approved by Brisbane City Council last night.

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BCC opposition questions timing of Bowen Hills announcement

The site of the old Bowen Hills bus depot on Abbotsford road.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council's opposition leader has questioned the timing of a land deal announcement that will see a major South Brisbane industry move to council-owned land in Bowen Hills.

Kurilpa draft plan a 'starting point for discussion': Graham Quirk

An artist's impression of the revamped riverfront.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's Lord Mayor says a recently released draft plan to transform the inner south's Kurilpa Parklands is merely the starting point of a long community conversation about to how best revitalise...

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City Botanic Gardens draft plan released

Concept images of the Albert Street entrance to the City Botanic Gardens, which form part of the Brisbane City Council draft master plan for the precinct.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council is seeking public input to guide the future development of the green jewel in the CBD crown, the City Botanic Gardens.

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Bristix paves the way for cheap Brisbane Festival tickets

Scene from DESH.

Natalie Bochenski Brisbane Times today launches Bristix, an exciting new concept in collaboration with Brisbane Festival organisers.

Police release guide to G20 transport changes

Kristian Silva With November’s G20 Summit approaching, police have released a snapshot guide for residents likely to be impacted by road closures and public transport delays.

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New vision for South Brisbane includes two new parks, amphitheatre

An artist's impression of the revamped riverfront.

Tony Moore The old Parmalat Milk Factory on the river at South Brisbane will become a park and an amphitheatre will be built nearby as part of Brisbane City Council’s new vision for South Brisbane.

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South Brisbane's Parmalat warns shifting costs 'hundreds of millions of dollars'

Kurilpa

Tony Moore Land occupier Parmalat's Milk has dropped a brick of reality into plans to revitalise South Brisbane by saying it would cost them several "hundreds of millions of dollars" for them to shift and they...

Light rail should be part of South Brisbane's future: residents

Tony Moore It is time for light rail in South Brisbane and South Bank, West End Community Association president Dr Erin Evans said after Thursday's launch of a South Brisbane master plan.

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Your Weekend August 22, 23, 24 | 2014

David Suchet in <i>The Last Confession</i>.

Natalie Bochenski Get into nature, see brilliant theatre or get into party mode this weekend in and around Brisbane.

Inside Brisbane's billion dollar inner-city land debate

Kurilpa

Tony Moore From the air over South Brisbane you can see how out-of-place the series of industrial sites along the Brisbane River opposite Milton – virtually in the middle of the city – are in 2014.

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Happy birthday Mr Newman, Brisbane, here's a sign

Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis It’s his birthday and he’ll only talk signs and government messages if he wants to.

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Brisbane CBD discount parking extended indefinitely

Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council has indefinitely extended its off-peak $5 parking deal due to the overwhelming popularity of the offer.

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Your Weekend August 15,16,17 | 2014

<i>Patyegarang</i> by Bangarra Dance Company.

Natalie Bochenski Rain may be forecast but there are plenty of things to do and see in Brisbane this mid-August weekend.

More than 100,000 visit Brisbane's Night Noodle Markets

Crowds of up to 28,500 a night have flocked to the Night Noodle Markets.

Tony Moore Brisbane’s first Night Noodle Markets have won Lord Mayor Graham Quirk’s heart – and stomach – with more than 100,000 people so far joining the feast at South Bank.

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Night Noodle Markets beat all expectations

The classic pork gyoza served at Zagyoza in West End.

Natalie Bochenski Brisbane’s Night Noodle Markets will return in 2015, with the debut event having broken all attendance expectations.

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