Brisbane Airport draws a $1.3 billion line in the sand

Any parent who has undertaken the relatively tedious task of visiting the local hardware store on a mission to top up the kids’ sandpit knows that a 20kg bag of sand weighs … well, 20kg and that means more than a bit of back-bending to get it on to the shopping trolley. Multiply that by an average sandpit … [Read more...]

Brisbane Airport names new chief executive

Brisbane Airport's international terminal. (Brisbane Airport)

Brisbane Airport has named a senior executive from New York's John F Kennedy Airport as its new chief executive. Gert-Jan De Graaff will take over from Julieanne Alroe as Brisbane Airport chief executive from the end of June, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. Since 2014, De Graaff has been … [Read more...]