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

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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

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 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

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 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

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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

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

West End Film Festival

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

WETA Networking

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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

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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

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 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

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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

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

Agency Scrunch Moves In

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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.