Queensland's potential bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games was among the topics discussed during a meeting between International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Liam Morgan: IOC meeting with Australia indicative of future Olympic bid processes as Queensland strengthens 2032 favourites tag
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach's press conference after a meeting with a delegation from Australia this week would have been music to the ears of those hoping Queensland secures the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended her trip to Switzerland to promote Queensland's bid for the 2032 Olympic Games, after being criticised for leaving Australia as bush fires ravaged the region.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach confirmed the organisation will not wait until 2025 to award the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games and claimed Queensland's potential bid "has all the ingredients to become a successful candidature".
Australian officials are hoping Queensland's bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be the "greatest pitch the Olympic Movement has ever seen" as they prepare for a key meeting in Lausanne next week.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has expressed confidence in Brisbane and Queensland mounting a compelling case to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games following the inaugural meeting of a candidature leadership group in Cairns today.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is set to meet with International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach in Lausanne next month in the latest step towards the region submitting a bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A new study will be conducted in Queensland to examine a bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games as politicians in the region firmed up their interest in supporting a potential candidacy.