Comprising the suburbs of the Brisbane CBD, South Brisbane, Fortitude Valley and Newstead
About Inner Brisbane
Inner Brisbane is a hive of activity. Raw, yet sophisticated where modern and elegant design mesh with the old heritage listed buildings that stand proudly among the contemporary high-rise designs. When night falls, the area is transformed into an active and vibrant entertaining district where live music and night life thrive. World class restaurants, International fashion brands and a mix of cultural venues are scattered throughout the area making it one of Brisbane’s most sought-after locations.
Total employment is expected to rise by 113,115 jobs by 2036 to reach a grand total of 340,327 employment opportunities. Key drivers for this rise in employment are attributed the Queens Wharf Precinct which is expected to drive employment with an estimated 8,000 ongoing jobs. Infrastructure improvements like the proposed Brisbane Metro and Cross River Rail, as well as the under-construction Brisbane Airport redevelopment will also be key drivers. Population within the area will see vast changes. In 2016 total population for the area was 37,871. Forecasted projections show the total population increasing by more than 55,000 residents to achieve a new total population of 93,684 by 2036, highlighting the residential demand expected in the precinct.