Strikingly overlooking the Brisbane River stands the new W Brisbane Hotel. This is the first five-star hotel in 20 years which opened in Brisbane, as well as marking the return of W Hotels Worldwide into Australia. The W Brisbane Hotel is a welcomed addition to South East Queensland’s growing vibrant city.
Port of Brisbane is playing a role in stimulating Brisbane’s economy by growing Queensland’s cruise industry. The new terminal is due to open in late 2020, this will become the gateway to show case all that South East Queensland has to offer and be a vital pillar of Brisbane and Queensland’s tourism economy supporting up to 3750 jobs and contribute $1.3 billion in net expenditure into the Brisbane economy.