AAP Australian General News – The Queensland government will consider selling the Gabba’s naming rights to help generate income for the Brisbane venue.

Summary

  • The Queensland government will consider selling the Gabba’s naming rights to help generate income for the Brisbane venue.
  • Sports minister Mick de Brenni made the comments in response to an interim report into Stadiums Queensland, released on Friday.
  • Mr de Brenni says the Palaszczuk Labor government will support all 17 recommendations, including the sale of the Gabba’s name.
  • “Naming rights for the Gabba would generate significant revenue, which would help facilitate upgrades,” he said in a statement.
  • Also highlighted were transport costs for venue operators on the Gold Coast, which are significantly higher than in Brisbane.

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