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Why brisbane

As Australia’s fastest growing capital, Brisbane is a destination with unstoppable momentum and unlimited opportunities.

Brisbane is a city connected to the world.

Brisbane has unstoppable momentum, defined by its pipeline of infrastructure and asset development, cutting-edge global research & innovation hubs, and a vibrant melting pot of next generation talent.

As a city with a thriving economy, Brisbane has the potential for unlimited growth across the entire business ecosystem, from local small business through to multinational enterprises. All these factors, coupled with our agility and tenacity to get things done - plus our unique lifestyle – gives the city a distinctive international appeal for those looking to do business.
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Business investment
Brisbane’s economy is anticipated to grow to $239 billion by 2041, largely driven by the advanced manufacturing, logistics, business services, health, property and construction, & tourism sectors.
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Business events
Brisbane has a strong track record of delivering incredible business events, aided by its world-class hotels, facilities & leisure offering.
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Major events
From international sporting events to cultural festivals, Brisbane’s calendar is jam-packed with major events that have successful & enduring outcomes for event organisers & Brisbane businesses alike.
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