The following road, bridge and river closures will be in place for Sunsuper Riverfire on Saturday 27 September 2014.

Bridge Closures

Captain Cook Bridge: open all times

Goodwill Bridge: 5pm - 7.30pm
Closed, no access.

Story Bridge: 5.30pm - 8pm
Closed to all traffic (including pedestrians). Western (city side) footpath closed from 9pm Thu 25 Sept to 8.30pm Sat 27 Sept. Eastern footpath closed from 5.30pm to 8pm.

Victoria Bridge: 4pm - 11pm
Traffic lanes closed and open for pedestrians from 5pm - 9.30pm. Western footpath (Museum side) closed to pedestrians from 5.30pm - 11pm. Eastern footpath (South Bank side) remains open at all times.

Clem7 Tunnel and Go Between Bridge and Kurilpa Bridge: open all times
The Go Between Bridge is toll free between 4pm and midnight on Sat 27 Sept. The Clem7 and Aìrportlink Tunnels will operate as normal. 

River Closures

Brisbane River: 5pm - 8.45pm
Closed to all traffic between Mowbray Park, East Brisbane and Cribb Street, Milton (enforcement agency vessels accepted).

CityCats and City ferry services: will cease operations from 6.45pm - 7.45pm
QUT CityCat terminal will remain closed until resumption of normal services on Sun 29 Sept. The Holman Street, Eagle Street, Thornton Street and the Inner City ferry services will cease operations from 6.45pm - 8.15pm.

Due to the popularity of the CityCat service it is recommended patrons travel early to avoid delays and disappointment.

Road Closures

City

Adelaide Street: 4pm - 11pm
Closed between George Street and North Quay to south bound traffic (Translink buses accepted).

George Street: 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Closed to all traffic between Elizabeth Street and Burnett Lane.

North Quay: 4pm - 11pm
Closed between Ann and Queen Streets. General traffic diverted into Turbot Street or onto the Riverside Expressway at Ann Street. Mecure Hotel guests accepted. North Quay bus services access to Elizabeth Street will be via Adelaide, Edward and Elizabeth Streets from 4pm - 8.30pm. Call Translink on 13 12 30 for bus stop locations.

Queens Wharf Road: 4pm - 11pm
Closed between William Street and the turnaround behind the Commissariat Stores.

William Street: 4pm - 11pm
Closed to all traffic between Queen and Elizabeth Streets (Translink buses accepted 8:30pm - 11pm).

Fortitude Valley

Story Bridge: no access 5.30pm - 8pm
From Ann, Boundary, Brunswick, Harrison, Ivory, Martin and Gipps Streets.

Bowen Terrace: 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Closed between the Story Bridge and Bowen Street to improve safety at the popular Wilson’s Lookout.

Local streets linking Brunswick Street to Bowen Terrace: 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Closed with access open to local residents only.

Kangaroo Point

Ellis Street: 4pm - 9.30pm
Remains open. Right turn only from Ellis into Leopard Street.

Local streets linking River Terrace to Main Street: 4pm - 9.30pm
Closed with access open to local residents only.

Mark Lane: 4pm - 9.30pm
Left turn only from Mark Lane into Leopard Street.

Pedestrian stairs at Kangaroo Point Cliffs Lookout: 7pm - 7.30pm
Pedestrian stairs adjacent to the Lookout and Cliffs Café linking Lower River Terrace/Service Road and River Terrace are closed.

Dock Street and Little Dock Street: open all day
No closures.

Story Bridge Precinct

Anderson Street: 7.15pm - 8.30pm
No vehicular exit onto Holman Street.

Holman Street: all day
No standing any time - tow away zone (access allowed for residents upon proof of residency and Brisbane Jazz Club accredited vehicles).

Main Street (bridge side): all day 
No standing anytime - tow away area between Baildon and Mackenzie Streets. A two minute drop off zone will be established between Mackenzie and Wicklow Streets. No standing any time - tow away area between Wicklow and Holman Streets.

Main Street (city side): all day 
A two minute drop off zone will be established between Mackenzie and Wicklow Streets. No standing any time - tow away between Wicklow and Holman Streets. Vehicles travelling down Main Street permitted to U-turn at the intersection of Holman and Main Streets.

River Terrace and Leopard Street: 4pm - 9.30pm
River Terrace at Main Street and Leopard Street at Vulture Street closed.

River Terrace: all day 
No parking any time on both sides and area is a tow away zone.

Service Road below the Kangaroo Point Cliffs at Captain Cook Bridge: all day
Closed all day.

South Brisbane

Colchester Street: 6am - 10pm
Closed between Ernest and Vulture Streets.

Cultural Centre Tunnel: 4pm - 11pm
Closed between Melbourne Street and the QPAC car park entrance.

Ernest Street: 4pm - 9.30pm
Closed between Merivale and Grey Streets. Access permitted for patrons entering South Bank Cineplex and Thiess building. Translink buses accepted. Closed between Cordelia and Merivale Streets inbound only.

Grey Street: all day
No stopping or parking between Vulture and Melbourne Streets (Translink buses accepted).

Grey Street: 4pm - 11pm
Closed between Peel and Melbourne Streets (Translink buses accepted) closed to all traffic between Melbourne and Tribune Streets. Closed to inbound traffic between Tribune and Vulture Streets, open for vehicles exiting South Bank car park via Tribune Street exit.

Hope Street: all day
No parking between Peel Street and Fish Lane. Closed at intersection of Fish Iane, no entry from 4pm - 11pm (Translink buses accepted).

Little Stanley Street: midnight - 3pm
Closed between Glenelg (South Bank car park entrance) and Tribune Streets from midnight Thu 25 Sept to 3pm Sun 28 Sept.

Melbourne Street: 4pm -11pm
Closed between Merivale Street and Victoria Bridge.

Merivale Street: 4pm - 11pm
No left turn into Melbourne Street.

Stanley Place: 4pm - 11pm
No left turn from Stanley Place (GoMA) into Grey Street (Translínk buses accepted).

Stanley Street: 4pm - 9.30pm
No right turn into Dock or U-turn to Vulture Street.

Tribune Street: 7.15pm - 9.30pm
Closed between Colchester and Grey Streets.

Vulture Street
No left turns into Leopard Street from 4pm - 9.30pm; no turns from Vulture Street into Grey Street from 4pm - 11pm (Translink buses permitted).
Vulture Street is closed for eastbound traffic at the Gladstone Road intersection from 7.15pm - 9.30pm.

Riverwalk

The New Farm Riverwalk closes from 6.30pm - 8pm between Boundary Street and Merthyr Road.

Car Parks

QPAC, Queensland Museum and GOMA car parks - after 4pm, entry and exit only via Stanley Place.

BCEC car park - after 4pm, entry and exit only via Merivale Street.

Rydges and Mantra Hotels - between 4pm - 7.15pm, N0 ACCESS to Grey Street, access only via Merivale or Cordelia Street to Glenelg Street. NO ACCESS after 7.15pm until 9.30pm.

South Bank Cinemas and Thiess Building - between 4pm - 7.15pm, NO ACCESS to Grey Street, access only via Merivale and Ernest Streets. NO ACCESS after 7.15pm until 9:30pm.

199 Grey Street and Galleria Apartments - between 4pm - 7.15pm, NO ACCESS to Grey Street, access only via Merivale and Tribune Streets. NO ACCESS after 7.15pm until 9.30pm.

South Bank car park - Glenelg Street, entry and exit up until 7.15pm. After 7.15pm until 9.30pm only via Tribune Street.

King George Square and Wickham Terrace car parks - special $5 parking for Sunsuper Riverfire, entry from 7am and exit before midnight.

Lookouts

Mt Gravatt Lookout: from 3pm - 9pm
Closed to all traffic at Shire Road and Gosford Street (Echidna Magic Restaurant function guests will be granted access).

Mt Coot-tha Lookout: from 4.30pm - 9pm
All traffic to the Mt Coot-tha Summit must travel counter clockwise along Sir Samuel Griffith Drive under police supervision from 4.30pm.

Spectator vessels on the Brisbane River 

In the interest of public safety and in accordance with the Queensland Fireworks Code, the Brisbane River will be closed between Mowbray Park, East Brisbane and Cribb Street, Milton from 5pm until 8.45pm.

Two dedicated spectator mooring zones will be established in the Town Reach of the River for a limited number of private vessels who obtained Entry Permit Flags on Wed 20 Aug.

Only Entry Permit Flag holders will be permitted to anchor in mooring zones in the closed area of the River. For more information on Aquatic flags please see our FAQs page.