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Brisbane Powerhouse

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Address: 119 Lamington Street | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
Phone Number: 61 7 3358 8622
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Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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A nice place to visit by the water

Lovely old building in a semi restored/original state . Entertainment and eateries are all good. Have returned many times.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Lovely old building in a semi restored/original state . Entertainment and eateries are all good. Have returned many times.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Wonderfully restored building with brilliant backdrop for photos around every corner. They have a huge range of productions here, lots of incidental music, great restaurant and cafe, riverside dining or just a great spot to grab a drink and watch the Citycats on the prowl.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Didn't actually see any performances but there was a market on which was great for foodies. Had a wonderful lunch in the Alto Restaurant as Watt was being revamped. The food in Alto was excellent, great wines and lovely views overlooking the river.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I went to watch a play at the Powerhouse and was impressed with the structure, location and surroundings! It is flanked by the Brisbane river, offering stunning views from the balcony. The building in its current form incorporates chunks of the old powerhouse which gives it an eclectic, interesting vibe. A fantastic site for photographers and there were two wedding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Brisbane Powerhouse is located on the banks of the Brisbane River and close to the Brisbane CBD at Latitude -27.469103 South, Longitude 153.054352. It is easily accessible via bus or via the City Cat River ferry that stops at New Farm Park. The Brisbane Powerhouse is located in the Precinct of Powerhouse Park and is adjacent to the very popular... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Great markets and variety of plays, comedies and shows. Nice restaurant and bar and also good function location.

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Maclean, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Livespark is a great way to spend a lazy sunday afternoon. We ordered a bottle of wine and snared a table and just let the music happen. The Powerhouse is such an evocative venue- urban decay arrested mid-crumble and then carefully re-constructed as a performance and arts space, with a couple of great bars and an enviable location wedged on... More 

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Well converted old industrial site. The character of the place has been preserved. There is a wonderful view over the river form the restaurant Bar Alto which is worth eating at. The Saturday markets were full of great produce and craft.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The Powerhouse often provides free entertainment (for example on Friday nights) and the building itself is gorgeous, with a great atmosphere. Also some wonderful productions and gigs, at reasonable prices. Fantastic location to catch up with friends, and have a drink. The cost of food and beverages can be a little prohibitive, however, but worth it when you consider the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We went 3 times during the Brisbane Comedy Festival. Had drinks and food each time. the bar is just crazy - can get to 5 or 6 deep at times. Food is good, but expensive for what you get. Wines are smaller than a standard drink, which was dissappointing. But if you get a good meal and a seat by... More 

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Additional Information about Brisbane Powerhouse

Address: 119 Lamington Street | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
Phone Number: 61 7 3358 8622
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Greater Brisbane  >  Brisbane
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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