News from West End, Brisbane

WETA 2019 Annual General Meeting

West End Brisbane

Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 19 November 2019, 6.15pm at Delphi Bank - Browning Street. 

New members welcome. You can download the membership application below.

Lord Mayor's Business Breakfast


The Lord Mayor will talk about his vision for

South-West Brisbane and how the latest infrastructure Planning will affect Businesses in the area.

Trace Art Exhibition


 Biennial art exhibition and auction TRACE brings leading artists out of the galleries and on to the streets of West End this August. 

Montague Rd Speed Limit


 Brisbane City Council announced it would review the potential for a speed limit drop on Montague Rd, between Jane St and Drake St. 

WETA General Meeting 23rd July


Our next General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 23 July 2019, 6:15 pm at Chop Chop Chang's.  New members welcome.  You can download the membership application below.

Markets to get a Face Lift


Shopping Centres Australia has lodged an application with Brisbane City Council to refurbish The Markets shopping complex on Boundary Street.  

West End Film Festival


The West End Film Festival is on again from the 28th to 30th June 2019.

WETA Networking


A great night was had by all at our May networking event at the Boundary Hotel.  A big thank you to Janine Watson from Business South Bank for presenting to our members and to our event partner The Boundary Hotel.

Better Boundary Street Campaign


The Better Boundary Street campaign will look at ways businesses and the local community can work together to improve West End’s main trading area.

More Police to Patrol Boundary St


 Deputy Premier and South Brisbane MP, Jackie Trad, has committed to increase foot patrols along Boundary St after traders raised concerns about worsening security on the West End strip.

5 New Bridges Proposed


New Brisbane Mayor Adrian Schrinner has proposed 5 new bridges for the city, including 2 for West End - connecting to St Lucia and Toowong.

Parking a Priority for Traders


WETA President Peter Marinelli spoke to the Westender about parking challenges and other priorities for the business association.

Agency Scrunch Moves In


A technology company that specialises in influencer marketing plans to “bring the environment’ into its new office at a former West End live music venue.