Brisbane Powerhouse, located at 119 Lamington Street, New Farm, is a pre-war industrial power station converted into an iconic art centre. It is a home for arts, culture and creativity and hosts thousands of events including theatre, music, comedy, dance, film, visual arts, festivals and ideas.

Coronavirus restrictions

Restrictions are in place for the Brisbane Local Government Area. Find out more.

Find out about the New Farm Park and Brisbane Powerhouse improvement works.

Tours

Brisbane Powerhouse provides behind-the-scenes guided tours. Each tour runs for an hour and are by appointment. For more information view Brisbane Powerhouse Tours.

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Wed 29 Sep 2021 to Sun 31 Oct 2021

Brisbane Portrait Prize is all about celebrating Brisbane portrait artists and their sitters while encouraging public engagement with the arts. Any artist with...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Wed 29 Sep 2021 to Sun 31 Oct 2021

The Brisbane Portrait Prize Finalists exhibition run at the Brisbane Powerhouse from September 29 to October 31. The exhibition will showcase the 75 artists who...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Fri 29 Oct 2021, 9:00pm
Booked out

***This event is booked out***Christian is a disaster. He is afraid of the outdoors and almost everything else. This show is about those times he has had to...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Sat 30 Oct 2021, 6:00am
Free

Each Saturday, the Jan Powers Farmers Markets brings the freshest Queensland produce to Brisbane Powerhouse. Featuring over 120 stalls, the markets are bustling...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Sat 30 Oct 2021, 6:00pm

There’s more to being queer than coming out and getting married. Queerstories returns with a stellar line up including Steven Oliver, Christian Hull, Tamara...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Sat 30 Oct 2021, 9:00pm
Booked out

***This event is booked out*** Christian is a disaster. He is afraid of the outdoors and almost everything else. This show is about those times he has had to...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Sun 31 Oct 2021, 4:45pm

Starring Australia’s premier comedians Sean Choolburra, Kevin Kropinyeri, Andy Saunders & Steph Tisdell. After sell-out seasons and five star reviews in the UK...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Tue 2 Nov 2021, 8:30pm
Postponed

***This event has been postponed to May 2022***In 2019, Tom sold out shows all over the world, received critical acclaim and annoyed a lot of Baby Boomers on...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Wed 3 Nov 2021, 8:30pm
Postponed

***This event has been postponed to May 2022***In 2019, Tom sold out shows all over the world, received critical acclaim and annoyed a lot of Baby Boomers on...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Last updated: 30 September 2021
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