Traffic Updates & Notices

Traffic and weather event updates that are likely to impact patrons attending performances

Be prepared to ensure you don’t miss the start of your performance

QPAC is located in a vibrant part of the city, with many events occurring, particularly on the weekends. Busy crowds, traffic changes and Queensland Rail track work can sometimes cause travel delays, which may affect your arrival time at QPAC. To avoid missing the start of your performance, we strongly suggest you plan your transport and leave home early to avoid any delays and arrive in good time to enjoy your show. 

  • New Year’s Eve – Tuesday, 31 December 2019

    New Year’s Eve celebrations at South Bank are always a time of great family fun and fireworks!  And to help keep safe the large crowds who gather for New Year’s Eve, road closures will be in place around QPAC from 2pm on Tuesday, 31 December 2019.

    Road closures include:

    - Victoria Bridge,
    - Melbourne Street between Victoria Bridge and Cordelia Street,
    - Grey Street between Vulture and Peel Streets.

    From 6am, access to the Cultural Centre car parks will only be possible via Montague Road or the left turn at the southern end of the William Jolly Bridge.

    In the interests of public safety, all bags will be checked at entrances to South Bank Parklands from 10am. Easiest access through the security fencing for QPAC guests is through the checkpoints closest to our building.

    For up to date information on road closures visit


  • Queens Wharf Development – from Sunday, 1 January 2017

    From 1 January 2017, Queen's Wharf Road (adjacent to the Brisbane River) will be permanently closed to traffic and a section of William Street (between Elizabeth Street and Margaret Street) will be closed to pedestrian and vehicle traffic for the period of the Queen’s Wharf Integrated Resort Development's construction.

    Queen’s Wharf Brisbane will feature contemporary architecture alongside restored heritage buildings in an area that will include a mix of open public space and river front access; 50 new bars and restaurants; a publicly accessible Sky Deck; nightlife and family entertainment; local and international retail brands; as well as world-class five and six-star hotel brands.

    Changes have been made to bus services and scheduling so please visit TransLink, download the MyTransLink App or call 13 12 30 for information about current bus services. City train and access to ferry services will not be affected.

    For up to date information on road closures visit


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