Brisbane Festival and Northshore present
Brisbane's Art Boat:
3 - 24 Sept
A floating art experience hitting the water this September.
#With guest appearances from
Inspired by circus, drag, dance, burlesque, music, comedy and the world around them, Briefs are famous for irreverent physical performance.
A musician, activist and visual artist, Jaguar Jonze crafts songs of melancholic beauty woven with gun slinging guitar and a rich vocals.
With roots in pop and jazz, Hannah blends virtuosic vocal stylings with highly imaginative music which traverses rock, soul and psychedelic realms.
Sorronda’s dark romantic designs have developed a cult following and captured the attention of fashion’s best - Karl Lagerfeld naming her “one to watch.”
Beatboxer Thum appears to have not only a symphony orchestra, but a jazz band, techno DJ, 80’s synth pop group and several exotic instruments in his throat.
Michelle Xen is making an electronic art-pop experiment: harnessing the dynamics between aesthetics and sound in live music performance.
House of Alexander
Meanjin’s pioneering ballroom house.
#Cruising with us
In the event of inclement weather, check the Program Updates page of the website for current advice.
This is an outdoor event and you are advised to dress appropriately for the conditions on the day. Cruises will proceed in light rain, where it is safe to do so.
The safety of audiences, artists and staff is the highest priority for Brisbane Festival, and the event may be cancelled, delayed or postponed in extreme weather at the sole discretion of the Festival.
If your event is cancelled by the Festival, you will be contacted and given a full refund.
You are required to arrive a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the ticketed departure time.
This is to ensure sufficient time for boarding and safety procedures.
It is a requirement to check-in via QR code on boarding the boat.
Patrons arriving within 30 minutes of the ticketed departure time are not guaranteed entry to the boat. Please allow enough time to park, and explore the on-land installation prior to your departure.
Food and Drink
There is a food outlet and a bar on-shore selling a range of pre-cruise meal and snack options.
The on-board bar offers a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and light meals. You are not permitted to bring any food, drinks or alcohol on board.
Toilet facilities are available both on-shore and on board.