Australians and the government, who followed the board’s statement on huge outdoor screens, welcomed the decision with great joy.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison said: “This is a historic day, not just for Brisbane and Queensland, but for the whole country. Only global cities can secure the Olympic Games. So Brisbane is the right place for the event.”
It's official! The Olympic Games are heading back to Australia for #Brisbane2032!
— Olympics (@Olympics) July 21, 2021
32 Years Later In Australia Again
Tokyo this week is hosting the 2020 Olympics, which was postponed last year due to the pandemic. France will host the Paris 2024 Games. The 2028 Summer Olympics are scheduled to take place in Los Angeles.