Wickham Terrace Car Park

Wickham Terrace is a multi-level car park in the city, located between Wickham Terrace and Turbot Street, opposite the Sofitel Hotel and above Central Station.

Brisbane City Council provides special offers at the King George Square and Wickham Terrace car parks.

Car park facilities include:

Opening hours

The Wickham Terrace Car Park is accessible 24 hours and is staffed Monday to Friday from 5.30am to 9pm at the Turbot Street exit booth.

Outside of these hours:

  • the vehicle entrance is via Creek Street into Wickham Terrace
  • parking fees must be paid at one of the automatic pay stations on level two or four before leaving the carpark

The 24 hour day for a parking period commences at 4am.

Public holidays

The Wickham Terrace Car Park remains open on public holidays and pay rates are the same as Saturdays and Sundays.

Wickham Terrace Car Park is unmanned on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

The car park may also be unmanned outside of these days at Council's discretion.

Vehicle entry and exit points

Wickham Terrace Car Park has two entry and exit points for vehicles via:

  • Turbot Street - entry and exit
  • Wickham Terrace via Creek Street - left-turn entry only
  • Wickham Terrace - left-turn exit only

Vehicle Height Limit – 1.93 metres.

The after hours vehicle exit is on level three, and exits onto Wickham Terrace. Customers should insert their paid ticket into the machine to exit and raise the boom gate.

Pedestrian entry and exit points

Pedestrians can enter and exit the car park via:

  • the multi-level lift to the Anzac Square pedestrian subway (open Monday to Friday from 5.45am to 8.30pm)
  • Turbot Street (open 24 hours)
  • Wickham Terrace (open 24 hours)

When returning to your vehicle, the pedestrian doors on Turbot Street and Wickham Terrace are operated by inserting your car park ticket in the nearby reader or alternatively swiping your pass card for permanent parkers.

Payment options

Coin and credit card can be used at all auto-pay stations. Credit cards can also be used at all car exit gates.

Automatic pay machines are situated on level two and four. These machines do not accept Diners Club cards.

Prepaid monthly pass card holders can swipe their cards for access and exit.

Fees and facilities from 1 July 2016

Day parking

Monday to Friday parking hours 4am to 6pm:

  • up to 15 minutes - FREE
  • up to 20 minutes - $5
  • up to half an hour - $10
  • up to one hour - $18
  • up to one and a half hours - $22
  • up to two hours - $25
  • up to two and a half hours - $27
  • up to three hours - $30
  • up to three and a half hours - $32
  • up to four hours - $35
  • more than four hours up to 6pm (for cars entering before 4.30pm) - $35
  • maximum business day rate until 6pm - $35

Vehicles entering the car park before 4.30pm and exiting after 6pm will be charged the applicable day casual parking fee until 6pm then the night parking fees apply.

Hybrid and full electric vehicles pay half casual parking fees (5.30am-9pm Monday to Friday)

Early Bird parking

Early bird is available between 5.30-9am (Monday to Friday). Cars must exit between 1pm and 7pm. No ticket validation is required.


  • $18 per day

Early bird parkers must pay at the automatic pay stations on level 2 or 4 when exiting the car park to qualify for the discounted rate.

Cars exiting before 1pm and after 7pm will be charged at casual rates.


$8 per day or part day 

Motor cycles must park in designated spaces.

Night parking

Vehicles entering after 4.30pm and exiting before 5.30am the following morning:

  • $5 
Over night parking $5 night time rate applies, provided you exit before 5.30am Monday to Friday. Normal day rates apply for exit outside of these times.

Weekend and public holiday parking

Saturday or Sunday or public holidays:

  • $5
Pass cards Monthly:
  • $410 per calendar month

For all cards this fee includes:

  • under cover parking
  • unlimited access 24 hours per day


Payments are due in advance. Prepaid monthly pass card holders will be invoiced for the following month.

Written notification (minimum 2 weeks in advance) is required for suspension or cancellation. Minimim period of suspension of 2 weeks. Cancelled cards must be returned to the Wickham Terrace Car Park.

To check on pass card availability or to apply for a pass card, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

Access for large vehicles Vehicle Height Limit - 1.93 metres
Special bays - child/pram Level four (Wickham Street level)
Special bays - disabled parking

Level four (Wickham Street level).

There are designated bays for red and blue permit holders.

Disabled access Street level access from level four to Wickham Terrace
Security/safety At night, from Monday to Friday until 8.30pm, a staff member will be available to escort customers to their vehicle. Requests for escorts must be made at the Turbot Street booth or from the automatic pay machine intercom.

Discounted parking conditions

Customers can access early bird discounted parking rates, or the discounted parking for hybrid vehicles if they are applicable and adhere to the conditions of entry.

Customers can NOT claim both discounts at the same time.


19 July 2016