Original article by Wayne Smith
The Australian – Page: 2 : 28-Jun-19
Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner says changes to the Olympic Charter will boost the chances of southeast Queensland bidding for the 2032 Summer Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee has traditionally selected the host city just seven years before the event, but it has agreed to extend this to up to 12 years. Southeast Queensland is already widely regarded as the favourite to win the 2032 Olympics, and IOC president Thomas Bach has praised Brisbane’s feasibility study on hosting the world’s biggest sporting event.
BRISBANE CITY COUNCIL, INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE, QUEENSLAND. DEPT OF THE PREMIER AND CABINET