Wi-Fi in Valley Malls

Brisbane City Council is now offering free wireless internet (Wi-Fi) access in the pedestrian areas of Brunswick Street Mall and Chinatown Mall, Fortitude Valley.

The Wi-Fi service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Anyone can access it with a Wi-Fi enabled device.

Enabled devices include:

  • personal computers
  • video game consoles
  • mobile phones
  • MP3 players
  • personal digital assistants.

To connect to the service, search your wireless networks, select ’Brisbane Free Wi-Fi', and read and accept the terms and conditions. No login is required.

Wi-Fi hotspot locations

Wi-Fi coverage in Valley Malls is limited to the pedestrian areas in:

  • Brunswick Street Mall
  • Chinatown Mall.

Wi-Fi support

Telstra provides end-user support 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

A hotline is available to assist users in the listed Wi-Fi-enabled parks and public spaces. The hotline number is 1800 384 685. Look for this number in hotspot areas.

Wi-Fi use

Hotspot areas are to be used in a fair and community-minded manner. Council may choose to limit downloads and connection times and use content filtering systems as part of this service. More information can be found in the terms and conditions.

Other Wi-Fi locations

Wi-Fi access is also available in 22 parks and public spaces across Brisbane, including Mt Coot-tha Summit Lookout. Find more information about:

Mobile technology and health concerns

Council relies on the expert advice of an authoritative international health authority, the World Health Organisation (WHO), for overall assessments of health and safety impacts.

There are many sources of information on the use of mobile phones and devices and health, including:

14 October 2016