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Brisbane Powerhouse

119 Lamington St | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
+61 7 3358 8622
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Always a happening place

The renovations and modernization of this building are fantastic. It incorporates lots within the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary P
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Coomera, Australia
Excellent

An interesting place to visit with many potential attractions ranging from arts to theatre and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WILLIAM W
,
Bolton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“farm park” (52 reviews)
“power station” (23 reviews)
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119 Lamington St | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
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+61 7 3358 8622
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The renovations and modernization of this building are fantastic. It incorporates lots within the one precinct. They also attract many and varied artists. We are spoilt for choice.

Thank Mary P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting place to visit with many potential attractions ranging from arts to theatre and musical productions. Advisable to check the web site before arranging your visit.

Thank WILLIAM W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for conferences. Been to multiple conferences here over the last 18 months. Parking is good - suggest you get there early thought to secure a spot in the car park. Otherwise street parking is a bit of a hunt

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Powerhouse to see Judith Lucy and Denise Scott. It was a great sized room for that kind of show, everyone could see and hear. Staff were efficient about getting you to your seat. Only thing I'd say is the bar is...More

Thank 899samil
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

I would attend shows here at least 6 times a year and have been enjoying this venue for well over 20 years. It is fantastic. The restaurants are wonderful and accommodate you so you are never late for a show. Food is wonderful too. Parking...More

Thank 737leeat
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

What a fabulous venue hosting an eclectic range of arts! This pre-war industrial power station turned iconic arts centre is worth a visit, even if just to appreciate the striking architecture! The Brisbane Powerhouse is indeed a centre for contemporary culture, offering a wide-ranging program...More

Thank karenY2830NP
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Good place to go .Parking not so good.always seems to be something good on all year round.Great for couples/family/kids.

Thank iandabrowski
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Beautiful what they have done to this old building. Walked around and looked at the art on display and met a wonderful young artist there who was displaying her work, ate outside in the cafe which was very nice. Well worth a visit

Thank dangisl1961
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I saw Courtney Act here and it was an amazing evening. Live that I could take my beverage into the show as well.

Thank Todd R
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

A first time visit as we live on the Goldy. We had bought tickets to see Urzila Carlson as part of the Brisbane Comedy Festival. Caught a taxi as we were running late and hit a heap of traffic as there is only one road...More

Thank Amanda C
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Helen G
5 June 2015|
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Response from Chris M |
Parking is on site but very limited. You are better off parking near New Farm Park and get early to enjoy the pleasant walk
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