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Brisbane 2032 Countdown Begins with Unveiling of Olympic Rings and Paralympic Agitos

Marking 9 years to go until the Brisbane 2032 Games. Thousands of people gathered at community activations across the state

This week thousands of Queenslanders gathered at more than thirty community activations to celebrate the milestone that is “9 Years to Go” until the Brisbane 2032 Games. The events saw the unveiling of the Olympic Rings and the Paralympic Agitos, these iconic symbols will now be touring Queensland in the coming months.

Last weekend, the large-scale installations became prominent features of Brisbane’s King George’s Square and the Gold Coast’s iconic beaches, where crowds flocked to get their first look at the Olympic Rings and Paralympic Agitos, the first time they have been on Aussie soil since the iconic Sydney 2000 games.

These visual tributes to the Brisbane 2032 Games are all about growing excitement and rallying the broader Australian community’s to get behind the forthcoming international sporting event. The Rings and Agitos installations aren’t just symbolic; they serve as a great reminder of the unity and celebration that an Olympic and Paralympic Games can bring to a region.Local communities are encouraged to visit the Rings and Agitos and capture their own piece of history with a photo, with many of the sites also hosting sporting activations for people to take part in.

Further information on all of the Rings and Agitos locations and activities taking place can be found on local Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast Council websites and at

Owen George
Owen George

Editor & Chief of Gold Coast Magazine is a lover of great coffee and sharing the stories of the people, places, and events that make the Gold Coast such a great city

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