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Beneficiaries

The beneficiaries of the 2017 Big City Barbecue are:

Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust
For more than 50 years, the Trust’s fundraising efforts have improved the wellbeing of the most marginalised, vulnerable members of the Brisbane community. The Trust’s work supports charities that assist people suffering from disability, homelessness, mental illness, drug or alcohol addiction, trauma, abuse or neglect. Importantly - every dollar donated to the Trust is re-given.

The proceeds from the 2017 Brisbane Big City Barbecue will go towards assisting with funding the 2017-18 grants program to grass roots charities throughout Brisbane.

For more information:

Phone: (07) 3403 5381
Email: lmct@brisbane.qld.gov.au
Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust


DRUG ARM Australasia
DRUG ARM is a non-for-profit organisation founded on Christian values and principles, actively committed to reducing harms associated with alcohol and other drug use. DRUG ARM (Drug Awareness, Rehabilitation and Management) provides vital care and compassion needed to support people, families and communities across Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia through education, awareness, prevention, rehabilitation and support programs.

DRUG ARM’s outreach service based in Brisbane is funded by the generosity of people supporting events such as Brisbane’s Big City Barbecue and people committed to assisting DRUG ARM’s vision of ‘Reaching Out and Reducing Harm.’


For more information:

473 Annerley Road,
Annerley QLD 4103
Phone: (07) 3620 8832
DRUG ARM Australasia

Foodbank Queensland
Foodbank is a not-for-profit organisation that seeks and distributes food and grocery donations to welfare agencies which feed the hungry. It is the largest hunger relief organisation in Australia. In Queensland, Foodbank gathers donations which are fresh, frozen, canned or in packets from producers and food processing companies and sorts them at their warehouse. The proceeds from the 2017 Brisbane Big City Barbecue will help to support the wonderful work of the staff at Foodbank and help to continue to provide meals to those in need throughout Brisbane.

For more information:

Foodbank Queensland Limited
179 Beverley Street (off Lytton Road)
Morningside QLD 4170
Email: admin@foodbankqld.org.au
Phone: (07) 3395 8422
Foodbank Queensland - Brisbane Division



Beneficiaries: Lord Mayor's Community Trust DRUG-ARM Foodbank - An Australia Without Hunger