West End

Plans for 460-apartment West End complex has councillor up in arms

Kim Stephens Brisbane developer Pradella has lodged plans for a four-stage, 460-apartment complex in West End’s river precinct that has the local councillor decrying its lack of public space.

West End police to leave historic station

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Kristian Silva Police in West End are set to move to a new home after 130 years based at a historic Queenslander on Boundary Street.

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Development to bring 1500 units to West End

The Absoe Furniture site at West End.

Tony Moore A Sydney developer has paid $42 million for a West End building site, with plans to build up to 1500 apartments in the suburb over the next five years.

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White powder scare at West End mail centre

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Marissa Calligeros Police are investigating a white powder scare at a government mail screening centre in inner-Brisbane.

Police chalk up West End confrontation

The 'I heart Bikies' graffiti at West End.

Tony Moore A man who was taken to the West End police station by five heavily-armed officers for writing in chalk, "I Love Bikies", on the footpath of the suburb's main street has labelled the reaction...

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West End to get Aldi supermarket

Supermarket chain Aldi is set to move into West End.

Marissa Calligeros The inner-Brisbane suburb of West End will gain a sizeable second supermarket in the form of no-frills discounter Aldi.

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New ending in tale of West End's 12 storeys

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Daniel Hurst The Newman government has cleared the way for 12-storey buildings in part of West End opposite Toowong by ticking off on changes to the local plan.

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End of an era: West End brothers call it a day

Michael Argyris

Amy Remeikis In an age where sibling love has been commercialised by the Kardashian clan, the Argyris brothers embody another time.

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

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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

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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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Brisbane Fringe Festival brings out the bloodsuckers

The Bloodlust Ball has become a regular highlight of the Brisbane Fringe Festival.

Morgan Oss Vampires will take their rightful place at a key Brisbane Fringe Festival event.

Developers to learn today of lucrative riverfront land plans

The section of land set to be sold to developers.

Tony Moore A masterplan which outlines how almost a billion dollars worth of Brisbane's lucrative riverfront land can be developed is to be explained in detail to developers at a $150-a-head lunch today.

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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'

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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...

Brisbane parking issues need long-term solutions

Milton Dick

Cr Milton Dick We all know there has been much debate and sometimes anger about parking issues in our city.

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City Glider to be re-routed

Teneriffe, Brisbane. Nova 106.9 building. Brisbane City Council CityGlider bus. Street, property, cars.

Kim Stephens CityGlider, the most heavily patronised of all Brisbane bus routes, is set to undergo some minor re-routing, after more than 1000 people petitioned for a new bus stop at Newstead’s Gasworks...

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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.

Cedar Woods project won't be externally assessed

A new $900m development is touted for land near The Gap.

Kim Stephens Residents concerned by favourable comments made by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

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Night Noodle Markets a fresh food feast in the Cultural Forecourt

Night Noodle Markets

Natalie Bochenski Fresh, bold and original – that’s the aim of stall holders at the Night Noodle Markets.

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