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Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Melbourne St | Grey St, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7444
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One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a performing arts complex, an art gallery, a museum and a number of food outlets for all budgets.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lyric theatre” (64 reviews)
“great venue” (84 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Melbourne St | Grey St, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3840 7444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently enjoyed a night out at Led Zeppelin Masters that brought back a lot of memories of our youth. However, the theatre is starting to show signs of its age. While we thoroughly enjoyed the performance, we had purchased Gold Class Tickets that didn't...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here about 6 times to see various performances and keep coming back. Can't wait for my next visit.

Thank Whitebridge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderfull shows from musical to drama to circus acts. Just go and absorb. Always busy and vibrant. Great staff, bars and restuaurants. .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Qpac offers so much. There are lots of wonderful shows here. You just need to be quick to get the seats you want to. Parking is great as there is so much available at Southbank. And it's a set cost so no skyrocketing parking bill....More

Thank katieveitch
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter whether you are looking for traditional theatre, musicals, ballet, opera, orchestras or even popular events, QPAC has it all with such a choice of appropriate spaces to maximise the experience and suitable sound effects for the audience. There is also a choice of...More

Thank 956judithannb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly see the Queensland Ballet, and the Queensland Opera, and the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, and more, at this state of the art facility.

Thank BrisbaneExPat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every year we have a girls night at the Arts Centre we have seen Grease, Rocky Horror etc and love each time we go. This year we be another great outing.More

Thank 408ChrisE
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Patron Thank you for your review of QPAC. How lovely to hear that you and the girls enjoy a night out at QPAC for musical theatre. There are some great musicals coming up so check our website for further details. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful building and centre, however very hard to find your way around. Thank-fully plenty of staff to help you fins the right door.

Thank Mikeala A
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My husband and I went to QPAC to see Shen Yun last month.My husband is elderly and uses a walker to get around.We stayed at Rydges Southbank,which was great,but to try and find this wretched place was a nightmare.We wandered around all the bland grey...More

Thank jeanne d
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

A nice evening after touring through city. Was a fun way to finish a day inBrisbane. Facility is extremely comfortable the staff was always willing to give direction. The ticket office staff are amazing and willing to help out as to locating seating if you...More

Thank Steve K
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Patron Thank you for your kind review of our venue. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to QPAC. We look forward to welcoming you back again when you are next in Brisbane. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

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Britt G
What time should I book a pre theatre dinner before a 7.30pm weekday performance at Qpac?
14 February 2017|
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Response from atQPAC | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We suggest making a reservation at the Lyrebird Restaurant for 6:00pm at the latest, for a 7:30pm performance. We hope you enjoy your visit to QPAC.
....does anyone know what would be a good seating position for a tall person in the Concert Hall at Qpac? Thanks
5 January 2015|
Response from atQPAC | Property representative |
We recommend you contact qtix on 136 246, 9am - 8:30pm (AEST) Monday to Saturday to discuss your individual seating needs. Regards Patron Services Customer Relations Officer, QPAC