- Launched a new-look corporate website which later in the year was recognised at the Web Marketing Association's WebAwards and awarded a Government Standard of Excellence award alongside a field of 32 international winners.
- Riverside Green and Rainforest Green both received makeovers improving the amenities, including new riverfront barbeques and Australia's first unisex change room for disabled visitors on Riverside Green.
- Construction commenced on the BCEC expansion project on Grey Street.
- A temporary community garden was planted at the corner of Grey and Tribune Streets. The urban agriculture project is designed to activate the South Point site until the developer takes control of the site in preparation for construction in 2010.
- The Premier of Queensland, Anna Bligh, announced the designs for the Boardwalk and ABC developments.