Brisbane 2033: Legacy Project

Deadly Designing: Inspiration from Country

Join us for the Committee’s first public event for 2023.This event will explore opportunities to embed the First Nations stories associated with waters, land and sky into Brisbane’s/Meanjin’s character – through landscape and architecture.

With a keynote address from Traditional Owner and senior storyteller Shannon Ruska – a descendant of the Yuggera, Turrbal, Nunukul, Gorenpul/Cooperoo, and Yugembir peoples – “Deadly designing – inspiration from Country” will commence a process to co-develop a Meanjin Design Protocol (working title only).

Event details 

Date: Tuesday 28 February
Time: 11:30am arrival for 12pm start – 2pm finish
Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Boulevard Room
RSVP: Thursday 23 February


Event Partners:

The University of Queensland
The Committee For Brisbane acknowledges the First Nations People of the region and their continuing connection to and care of the land, waters and community of that region.
We also pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

Photos by Tony Elsom