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Queensland Performing Arts Centre

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Address: Cnr Grey and Melbourne Sts | South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Phone Number: 61 7 3840 7444
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Description: One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a...
One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a performing arts complex, an art gallery, a museum and a number of food outlets for all budgets.
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Brisbane City Tour and River Cruise from the Gold Coast

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Wicked the Musical is brilliant!

QPAC staff very professional, helpful and friendly. We felt like a VIP. The show was amazing, and we really enjoyed it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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Varsity Lakes
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Varsity Lakes
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

QPAC staff very professional, helpful and friendly. We felt like a VIP. The show was amazing, and we really enjoyed it.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

CIty beach is great place to spend afternoon lots of shade and safe swimming areas for children. Good range of shops and restaurants and museums and theatres

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Brisbane, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
35 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

The actual theatres are in need of some refurbishment, but are generally OK. Shows are a bit on the relatively expensive side compared to more major venues globally, including Broadway in the US the West End in London. But this is Australia, and a capital city in same, and this is somewhat expected. What is NOT expected is the extraordinarily... More 

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Patron We were sorry to hear your theatre experience was marred by the parking experience. We have information on our website on parking at QPAC, when you visit our theatres. We have included the link below for your information. You will find the costs of the various carparks listed for future reference. http://www.qpac.com.au/getting_here/parking/ QPAC also has a range of... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I saw the Lion King production at QPAC and absolutely loved it! This is a wonderful centre for productions, and I greatly enjoyed my experience.

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Anna Thank you so much for your lovely comments about our venue. We are so glad that you had the opportunity to visit us and we were also glad to hear that you loved The Lion King performance. Kind regards The Team at QPAC More 

Brisbane, Australia
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205 reviews 205 reviews
111 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have seen many performances of all types at this Venue over many years my latest one was Wicked which was Fantastic, This Venue is well laid out and is easy to get to any of its four theatres, Its location is great As it is close to Public transport both Train & Buses, Restaurants, Cafes, Southbank Parklands Etc. This... More 

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Glenn Thank you for your lovely and informative comments. We thank you for your ongoing support of our venue and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards The Team at QPAC More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great show. Enjoyed the ambience and the people were great. We had a good meal then the show was fantastic

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Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Many world class productions are offered for the live Theatre enthusiasts. . . A fabulous venue overlooking Southbank and the Oxley River offering views to the City. . Spectacular

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Patricia Thank you for your lovely review of our venue. We look forward to you visiting us again soon. Regards The Team at QPAC More 

Brisbane
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not the easiest of venues for the less than fit. Small flights of steps all over the place. would be better if toilets were located on every level.

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services, Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Patron Thank you for your feedback. The team at QPAC is dedicated to finding solutions to the challenges of our building and surrounds. With advance notice, we can accommodate a range of individual needs - just notify qtix staff of your needs at the time of booking tickets. Our usher staff on the night can also assist with advising... More 

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Whilst I like going to the theatre, it can be a bit expensive which I think is unnecessary. I would also like to see more choice.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Saw an excellent play starring Felicity Kendall which was brilliant. Seating comfortable and view of the stage is good. Bar facilities are a little frenetic at interval but overall a good experience.

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Helen_QPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this review

Dear Bill We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed Hay Fever, starring Felicity Kendal, and your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards The Team at QPAC More 

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