Brisbane Festival presents Sunsuper Riverfire in association with Channel Nine and Triple M

Sunsuper Riverfire

South Bank - Cultural Forecourt
29 Sep



Sunsuper Riverfire celebrates the end of three weeks of Queensland’s largest arts and cultural event, wrapping up Brisbane Festival with a bang.

This year, maybe even join the crowd at Riverstage, where a massive day-long concert, headlined by Violent Soho, explodes into life, including the Channel Nine coverage on the big screen.

The soundtrack celebrates Sci-Fi and superheroes – which is sure to be super fun.

Spectators will be wowed by aerobatics and flypasts from the ADF.

Crowds can tune in to Triple M’s live broadcast or Channel Nine’s exclusive television coverage from 6:30pm.


Victoria Bridge, South Bank, Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Captain Burke Park, City Riverwalk, including Riverside Centre and Eagle Street Pier. Wilson Outlook Reserve is partially closed due to construction. 

Many of these sites offer food and beverages for sale. For people who have limited mobility, access is available at South Bank, Eagle Street Pier, Riverside Centre and Captain Burke Park.

ADF aerial displays

Once again the Australian Defence Force (ADF) will be thrilling the crowd with flypasts, aerobatic displays and entertainment in the lead up to the evening fireworks display. 

2:45 pm - C 17A Globemaster flypast

4:10 pm - Roulettes Aerobatic Display

5:30 pm - EA-18G Growler flypast

7:04 pm - EA-18G Growler flypast

7:05 pm - Fireworks display commences


South Bank is an alcohol-free space for Sunsuper Riverfire. Please do not bring pets, bikes and scooters, drink bottles with broken seals (including bottles of water or soft drink), glass, knives or alcohol to South Bank. These items will be confiscated by South Bank security staff.

Brisbane Festival recommends using public transport or catching an Uber. Delays are anticipated to CityCat services due to demand particularly throughout the afternoon and evening. Citycat and Cityferry services cease operation between 6.45pm and 7.45pm.

For more information visit, call TransLink on 13 12 30, visit, or download the Uber app (new users can use code BRISFEST18 to receive up to $20 off their first ride)

Information regarding road, bridge and river closures can be found here.

Suitable for all ages.
Dates Icon Dates

29 Sept 2018

Entertainment from 4pm
Fireworks from 7pm

Venue Icon Venue
South Bank - Cultural Forecourt

Melbourne Street
QLD 4101

Ticket Prices
Free Event
Wheelchair accessible
Getting There

Bus: Cultural Centre busway station
Train: South Brisbane train station
Ferry: South Bank ferry terminal
Visit TransLink for public transport options

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