The Premier said the Queen's Baton Relay was an opportunity for Australians to get involved and excited about the Games."After arriving in Brisbane this morning, the baton's first stop for the Queen's Baton Relay in Australia is the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Boxing Day," she said.Welcome to the BIGGEST SOCIAL MEETUP GROUP in Brisbane! This social group is for people who would like to get out and socialise and to be involved in a wide range of things to do. We have weekly events such as walking, trivia and a Saturday coffee meetup.Every month we have a book club meetup, karaoke, cycling, dinners, pool and movies. We have an event or two on EVERY DAY and a really great social event EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT!Determining the size and shape of the local government areas is the sole responsibility of the Queensland Government.In the past, many local government areas (especially in South East Queensland and the Darling Downs region) have been amalgamated or abolished, either voluntarily or involuntarily.Please read the 'pages' section for further information..The local government areas (LGAs) of Queensland, Australia are the defined areas within which legally constituted local government authorities, known as councils, have responsibilities to provide local services.
"Arriving into the Torres Strait before making its way south, it will showcase to the world the many landscapes of our great state - from the tropical coastal areas to lush rainforests and our beautiful outback." "More than 1800 batonbearers who were nominated by their community will carry the Queen's Baton throughout Queensland.
Everyone who comes along finds our events to be friendly, relaxed and well organised and we only have a few hosts so that you are sure to see a familiar, friendly face!