Brisbane was chosen to host the 2032 Olympics beneath a brand new choice course of that noticed it as the only candidate, making Australia a three-time host of the summer season video games.
The Worldwide Olympic Committee permitted Brisbane’s bid in a 72-5 vote, in accordance with a press release on Wednesday.
The choice course of was overhauled in 2019 to forestall bidding wars amongst cities.
“This new strategy is lighter, extra collaborative, extra compact, and has a constructive influence. Now we at all times have a major pool of events for 2036, and even for 2040,” IOC President Thomas Bach stated within the assertion.
The Olympic and Paralympic Video games Brisbane 2032 are coming. pic.twitter.com/FxPjZjx1Ge
— IOC MEDIA (@iocmedia) July 21, 2021
The IOC stated Brisbane spent about 80 per cent lower than the typical candidate for the video games in 2020, 2024 and 2028. The occasion is scheduled to happen from July 23 to August 8, 2032.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison stated the video games will “lock in financial progress and social advantages” for years to return.
“We all know the influence on Sydney greater than 20 years in the past was transformative,” Morrison stated in an emailed assertion. “We are able to now anticipate a repeat for Brisbane and communities throughout Queensland.”