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Brisbane Powerhouse

119 Lamington Street | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
61 7 3358 8622
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Ranked #16 of 153 Attractions in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Noosa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Great settings for plays and the theatre. It's Tate-esque and nice location by the river. Good alternative shows.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Atmosphere, food, entertainment and every second Saturday a Farmers Market. What more could you want!! Always something happening, day and night!!!

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Toowoon Bay, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A wonderful exhibition space on the edge of the river with a beautiful park along side. User friendly with a lift to all levels. Food delicious and coffee great. Free WiFi.

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Mackay, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

this is a wonderful attraction, well worth a visit and take some time to enjoy. Take a jacket. great coffee and great art.

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I didn't attend a show so can't comment on quality or types of show. The restaurant meal was quite good, but the view from the table was best. We had out-door seating and could watch river traffic. Rather liked the "City Kitties" gliding low in the water. (Yes, I know that's not their real name). It's great that the old... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My sister and I attended the Powerhouse to see a play. I am local to the area but had never been inside, only knew that the building had been restored and looked great from outside. It's well worth having a look at the internal restorations. If you are going to see a show I'd recommend taking a light jacket as... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We lived in New Farm for 2 years and the Powerhouse was 5 minutes away from our house. Great place to have a coffee / drinks / food with alternatives for theatre and oter cultural activities, with a great view towards the Brisbane River, and very close to the New Farm Park and CityCat station.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Attended a concert here and had a great time. The food was great and the prices where with in reason for any other good place in Brisbane. The visit highlighted that it would be great to use for functions, the food, view and facilities would surely impress.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A great venue for many things, free music on weekend afternoons, great drinks late at night and a wonderful place to be.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Many choices. Sit outside overlooking river to wine and dine or inside the resturant, Many live preformances Variety of concerts and theatre . Weekend festivals and twice a month the farmers markets on a Sat morn

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