Riverstage is an iconic, outdoor entertainment venue located on the Brisbane River in the City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane City.

Riverstage has hosted acclaimed local, national and international acts including Ed Sheeran, Florence and the Machine, Powderfinger and The Chemical Brothers. Riverstage also hosts community events, including the annual Lord Mayor's Christmas Carols.

Use this section to find information on upcoming Riverstage events. Plan your visit to the venue with transport, parking and visitor information, or find out about hiring Riverstage. 

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What's on

Check out our upcoming Riverstage events, shows and festivals, including a link to buy tickets.


Find out about admission to Riverstage including rules, permitted items, entry conditions, passouts and our bad weather policy.

Hire Riverstage

Are you interested in holding your concert, festival, corporate function or launch at Riverstage?  Find venue hire information.

Transport & visitor information

Find out about transport, parking and general visitor information for Riverstage.

Upcoming events

Hilltop Hoods

23 and 24 August
Celebrate the release of Hilltop Hoods record breaking 6th #1 album The Great Expanse with 'The Great Expanse World Tour'.

Riverstage Birthday Bash

Saturday 7 September
Riverstage is turning 30! Celebrate with Hot Dub Time Machine, Cub Sport, Confidence Man, Last Dinosaurs and Clea.

The Amity Afflication

Saturday 14 September
Check out The Amity Affliction, arguably Australia’s most successful heavy music exports on tour with the support of UnderØath, Crossfaith and Pagan.

Symphony For Me

Saturday 21 September
Bring your picnic blankets and enjoy some great music performed by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and stories under the starry sky.

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Last updated:22 July 2019
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