King George Square
King George Square is Brisbane’s premier public square located in front of Brisbane City Hall . Find out what's on and how to make a booking to hire the square for events. A permit is required for vehicle access for works in the square and approval is needed for peaceful assemblies.
What's on at King George Square
King George Square is home to a variety of events and activities including markets, Games Night and more.
Find out what's on at King George Square.
King George Square offers a range of spaces suitable for corporate events, product launches, civic ceremonies, festivals, concerts and exhibitions.
Located adjacent to Brisbane City Hall and with over 3000 square metres of useable space, King George Square makes an ideal outdoor venue for Brisbane-based events and functions.
To book King George Square for events, contact the City Hall venue operator, Epicure.
Community groups can apply for additional assistance with venue hire costs via the City Hall and King George Square Community Support Funding online application form. Ensure that you have already received a quote from Epicure before filling out this form.
Vehicle Access for works
A permit is required for vehicle access for works in King George Square. Vehicles with an RGVM (recommended gross vehicle maximum) of less than 4 tonnes will only be permitted access during the following times:
- midnight – 7am Monday to Friday
- 2am – 7am weekends
You can apply using the King George Square Traffic Permit Online Application. If you want to make a hard copy application, access the online form and print a copy.
For assemblies of more than 15 people in King George Square you will need to apply to Council for approval at least five working days before the proposed event:
Find out more about the requirements for peaceful assembly.
Lodging hard copy applications
To lodge a hard copy application for vehicle access for works or peaceful assembly post to:
City Hall Operations
GPO Box 1434
Brisbane QLD 4000