Partners & Sponsors

We sincerely appreciate the support from our wonderful sponsors of the 2019 Brisbane Big City Barbecue. We thank them for their contributions to help those in the Brisbane community in need of help.
The Sponsors of the 2019 Brisbane Big City Barbecue were:

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Gold Sponsors

Riparian Plaza

Riparian Plaza is Brisbane’s most prestigious building, located in the heart of the CBD along the banks of the beautiful Brisbane River.

The project was meticulously designed by the late Harry Seidler and is renowned for its architectural standards and commercial accomplishments. The iconic tower comprises 25 levels of prime office accommodation, 46 luxury penthouse style apartments, 11 levels of above-ground carparking, three exceptional retail offerings and a significant telecommunications spire.

Riparian Plaza is committed to enhancing the working, living and social experiences of its occupants and the community.  Between 2007 and 2016, Riparian Plaza was one of the foundation sponsors for the Big City Barbeque, providing an exclusive and unique venue that successfully brought the corporate community of Brisbane together to support its local charity organisations.

In 2019, Riparian Plaza is proud to return as Gold Sponsor for the Big City Barbeque.


ISPT is committed to creating growth for people and places through property.

For over 25 years our properties have been meaningful places for the retailers, companies, government departments and communities that use them.

We generate returns for our Investors, which are some of Australia’s largest industry superannuation funds, and ultimately the 50%+ of Australian workers who have their retirement savings invested through us.

ISPT’s $17.6 billion portfolio invests and develops commercial, retail, industrial and residential property in Australia.

We are the asset owner of Brisbane CBD properties including Wintergarden, The Myer Centre (75%), and the buildings housing major retailers H&M, UNIQLO and Zara in Queen St Mall. Additionally ISPT owns and manages Central Plaza at 345 Queen Street, 100 Creek Street and Green Square South and is in a 50% joint venture with Cbus Property at 1 William Street.

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Brisbane City Council

Brisbane is the largest local government in Australia with 26 wards and 27 councillor positions. Brisbane City Council works with the community to guide our city’s future growth and development.

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Silver Sponsors

Sharman Property Services

Sharman Property Services is a national commercial cleaning company that has provided exemplary facilities management outcomes to Government, Commercial and Industrial clients for 30 years. Specialising in organisations with national footprints, SPS can deliver property services across Australia and New Zealand with a guarantee of complete satisfaction.

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Telstra is Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, offering a full range of communications services and competing in all telecommunications markets. In Australia we provide 17.7 million retail mobile services, 4.9 million retail fixed voice services and 3.6 million retail fixed broadband services.

We believe the more connected people are, the more opportunities they have. That’s why we help create a brilliant connected future for everyone, every day.

In the Southern Queensland region, the local team, led by Regional General Manager May Boisen, span across numerous Telstra branded stores, Telstra Business Centres and Corporate offices from Bundaberg to the Gold Coast, out west and everything in between.

Supporting the local community through support and sponsorships such as the Brisbane Big City BBQ is extremely important to the Southern Queensland Telstra team, who live and work in the local community. We love being in the community and supporting fantastic charity events such as this one! It is with great pleasure that Telstra is able to continue our support in 2019.

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Event Partner


Proudly supporting the 2018 Brisbane Big City Barbecue, EPICURE is appointed by Brisbane City Council to manage the event spaces within Brisbane City Hall and King George Square, and assume the role of exclusive caterer and licensee. Favouring local suppliers, EPICURE is always aiming to reduce their carbon footprint by supporting home grown, environmentally sustainable produce. It’s a food philosophy that they feel very strongly about. It goes to the heart of the epicurean philosophy – creating happiness through good food, good wine, good friends – in a way that does no harm.

EPICURE invites you to bring your next event to Brisbane City Hall joining the magical history of this iconic Brisbane venue.

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Trust Partner

The Courier Mail

The Courier-Mail has long been the favourite daily newspaper of Brisbane and broader Queensland. With a love for this city and the state, The Courier-Mail delivers the latest breaking news, sport, lifestyle, entertainment and business coverage across print and digital platforms. The Courier-Mail doesn’t just report on Queensland, it is part of the fabric of this great state and continues to drive the public agenda in Queensland.

With their head office here in Brisbane, The Courier-Mail proudly supports the Trust’s mission to achieve liveability for all Brisbane residents and support those in need.

Media Partner


hit105 is a commercial FM radio station broadcasting in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, on a frequency of 105.3 MHz, and is part of Southern Cross Austereo’s Hit Network.

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Media Partner

Channel 9

Australia has been turning to Channel 9 for breaking news and current affairs for 60 years.

Nine News Queensland is the flagship state-based news bulletin of the Nine Network in Brisbane. It is screened across south-east Queensland on weeknights, while on weekends it is screened state-wide as well as in the Northern Territory.

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