Principal Partner

Queensland Government


The Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning has a vision is for a strong, competitive and diverse Queensland economy, driven by adaptive and sustainable regions, industries and projects.

The Department of Environment and Science recognises the enormous value a clean environment, innovative society and economy, and vibrant culture makes to our lives.

Government Partner

Brisbane City Council

Brisbane City Council

Brisbane City Council is the largest local government in Australia. Our responsibility is to provide leadership and good governance for the people of Brisbane. Council has a key role in planning for Brisbane’s future development. Our goal is to ensure that Brisbane remains Australia’s most liveable city.

Official Partners

JSA creative


JSAcreative is an independent full-service creative agency providing marketing and communication strategies for a range of clients across advertising, digital and design. We are a passionate, tight-knit team. Our combined experience and energy results in a creative, integrated approach to your brand.

We deliver inspired ideas and effective execution, on-time and within budget – achieving (and exceeding) client expectations.



KDPR is a nimble, motivated and full-service communications agency, helping businesses of all sizes consolidate their brand, refine their messaging and ensure its delivered and digested by their audience.

Established in 2003 by former broadcast journalist Kristin Devitt, KDPR consists of a diverse team of creative specialists including marketing, event, social media and branding experts. We are a creative agency with an established reputation for intelligent and highly effective public relations campaigns.

Program Partners

BDA The Committee for Brisbane

BDA The Committee for Brisbane is the leading independent organisation that engages government, industry and the community to make Brisbane’s urban environment a better place to live and work. The BDA is celebrating 60 years of being the influential and visionary voice for this great city.

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McCullough Robertson Lawyers

McCullough Robertson is a leading Australian independent law firm with industry specialists combining expertise with deep knowledge and foresight. We are proud to continue our partnership with Brisbane Open House, one of our many initiatives within our broad Community portfolio.

National Partners

Real Estate

Brickworks Building Products

Brickworks Building Products is one of Australia's largest and most diverse building material manufacturers. Under the Brickworks Building Products umbrella are some of Australia’s best known building materials brands, including Austral Bricks, Bristile Roofing, Austral Masonry and Austral Precast.

Our products include bricks, pavers, masonry blocks, retaining wall systems, precast concrete panels, concrete and terracotta roof tiles, timber products and specialised façade systems.

With a broad product portfolio plus manufacturing and sales facilities across Australia, Brickworks Building Products is uniquely placed to service the demands of designers, developers and builders.  Our goal is to b Australia’s best building products company, evidenced through market-leading products, service and innovation in everything we do.


Training Partner

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TecSkill is an Australian Registered Training Organisation - assisting students and companies with training and assessment services delivering nationally accredited qualifications. TecSkill engages with large employers, small to medium enterprises and individuals to accelerate the development of learning, careers, and employment within the building & construction, and oil & gas sector. They are committed to developing industry training programs we which influence positive outcomes for both employers and employees.

Accommodation Partner

Treasury Casino & Hotel

Whether it's enjoying the live entertainment, delicious dining, vibrant bars or the thrill and excitement of one of the world's most stylish casinos, Treasury Casino & Hotel offers a playground of possibilities with the best in non-stop activity and quality service. Set within the grandeur of two of Brisbane's most iconic heritage buildings in the heart of Brisbane CBD, Treasury Casino & Hotel houses 10 restaurant and bars, 127 boutique 5-star hotel rooms, live music, and Brisbane’s only table game action. Treasury Casino & Hotel is truly Brisbane's 24/7 ultimate entertainment destination.

Heritage Partner

Queensland Heritage Council

Queensland Heritage Council

The Queensland Heritage Council is the state’s independent advisor on heritage matters. It works to identify and protect places that have special cultural heritage value to the community and future generations. The Heritage Council was established by he Queensland Heritage Act 1992, which requires it to act independently, impartially and in the public interest.

The Heritage Council provides independent advice to the Queensland Government about strategic and high priority matters relating heritage, and is the key decision-maker on places of cultural heritage significance to Queensland, deciding which places are entered in the Queensland Heritage Register.

Practice/Consulting Partners

Australian Institute of Architects

Australian Institute of Architects (Queensland)

The Australian Institute of Architects is the peak body for the architectural profession in Australia, representing 12,000 members. The Institute works to improve our built environment by promoting quality, responsible, sustainable design.

Through its members, the Institute plays a major role in shaping Australia's future. The Queensland Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects represents the Institute's interests and conducts its business in Queensland.


Billbergia is a private, integrated Australian property group and one of the largest developers of waterfront apartments in Sydney. Having over 30 years of experience the group has a proven track record in delivering on their motto “Creating Communities”.


BVN are an architecture studio with origins in Australia. Our 90 year old heritage has allowed us to create a broad portfolio of built work internationally. We value design, diversity and innovation.

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Conrad Gargett

Conrad Gargett is a large Queensland-based design firm at the forefront of architecture in Australia. We are progressive with a vibrant legacy of prominent and enduring designs.

Since 1890, Conrad Gargett has continuously grown with the collaboration of national award winning firms: Conrad Gargett, Riddel Architecture and Ancher Mortlock Woolley.

Conrad Gargett is made up of robust and passionate designers with expertise in a range of areas, but particularly renowned for conservation and adaptive reuse of Australia’s heritage buildings.

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Cottee Parker

Cottee Parker Architects is a national architecture practice that consistently strives to deliver creative design solutions for projects across Australia. Combining intellect with creativity, we produce timeless architecture that creates meaningful outcomes for our clients and the community. Operating since 1989, our team understands the complexities of the property and development industry and how to create designs that are not just excellent, but innovative, sustainable and commercially viable.

Cottee Parker Architects are the Lead Designers of Destination Brisbane Consortium’s iconic project, Queen’s Wharf. The project will transform the CBD, merging Brisbane’s unique subtropical living and world class architecture, our proposal features a stunning curved building and an elevated “sky deck” that is publicly accessible to all.

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For generations homeowners, trade professionals and architects have relied on products from Dulux. Dulux is a manufacturer and marketer of products that protect, maintain and enhance the spaces in which we work and live.


Hassell are a leading international design practice with studios in Australia, China, South East Asia, the United Kingdom and the United States of America. For over 75 years, Hassel have developed a deep understanding of thousands of clients and the sectors they work in.

Hassell are proud to have been recognised with more than 1,000 awards from leading industry bodies around the world.


Lendlease are a leading international property and infrastructure group with operations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Americas. Lendlease's vision is to create the best places; places that inspire and enrich the lives of people around the world.

National Trust Queensland

National Trust of Australia (Queensland)

The National Trust of Australia (Queensland), established in 1963, is a community heritage organisation whose mission is to promote and advance the appreciation, conservation and celebration of our cultural and natural heritage.

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The NRA Collaborative (nra-co-lab) is widely recognised as a leading international architecture and integrated design practice. Delivering Architecture, Urban Design, Master Planning, Space Planning and Interior Design for over four decades. The nra-co-lab practice is driven by the pursuit of quality – a belief that surroundings directly influences the quality of our lives, whether at home or in the work place or in the public realm.


Informed by global thinking, Rothelowman delivers market leading, commercially intelligent Master Planning, Architecture and Interiors on major mixed-use, commercial, multi-residential, hospitality and retail projects. Since the firms founding in 1991, their team has been at the forefront of an innovative and design led approach to create purposeful spaces and better cities.

Committed to providing exceptional customer service from Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney studios, they are proud of their collaborative client and consultant work philosophy. With projects throughout Australia and Asia, servicing both national and international clients.



Urbis is a market-leading firm with the goal of shaping the cities and communities of Australia for a better future. Drawing together a network of the brightest minds, Urbis consists of practice experts, working collaboratively to deliver fresh thinking and independent advice and guidance – all backed up by real, evidence-based solutions.

Working across the areas of planning, design, policy, heritage, valuations, transactions, economics and research, the expert team at Urbis connect their clients in the public and private sectors to a better outcome, every time.

Media Partners


ABC is the home of Australian stories and conversations on radio, television, online and mobile.



Presenting the best contemporary residential architecture and design, each issue has inspirational ideas from leading designers, the editor’s selection of edgy new products and much more. Every house, apartment or townhouse is chosen for its excellence. See the homes, surroundings and products that designers and the design-conscious choose. We share the delight of each home – presented with generous pictorial coverage from leading photographers, floor plans and lists of selected products.


Brisbane Greeters

Brisbane Greeters

Brisbane Greeters is a free public service open to everyone. Whether you’re a local, here on business, a student, visiting or choosing Brisbane as your new home, we’re looking forward to meeting you. Brisbane Greeters are locals who love living here so much that they are enthusiastic about introducing you to their city, and sharing their intimate knowledge.

Brisbane Marketing

Brisbane Marketing

Brisbane Marketing, a wholly owned subsidiary of Brisbane City Council, is the city’s economic development agency and a key partner in driving Council’s Economic Development Plan and Vision for the City - Living in Brisbane 2026.

Powered by innovation, collaboration and opportunity we promote Brisbane nationally and internationally as Australia’s new world city. Brisbane Marketing is focused on driving long term economic and social benefits to residents and businesses.

Bacchus Wine Merchant

Bacchus Wine Merchant is a well-known, respected, family-owned wine distribution company established in 2001, which prides itself on exceptional customer service coupled with partnership relationships with Wineries make Bacchus a successful and unique Distribution Company in a busy market.


The Tivoli was built in 1917 and restored in Art Deco style. This elegant, fully licensed theatre has become a favorite in the hearts and minds of the Brisbane music scene.



Friends of BOH


Open House Worldwide





Thanks to the generous support of our bookshop partners the Brisbane Open House guidebook is available from the following retailers: Folio Books, Museum of Brisbane, Riverbend Books, Books @ Stones and Mary Ryan’s Bookstores at New Farm and Milton.