Australian Retirement Trust Festival Garden
Your grand entry to Brisbane Festival is back!
An inner-city wonderland of food, wine, entertainment and discovery, the popular South Bank destination will be humming both day and night.
Roving performers, free concerts, large-scale installations and spectacular performances ensure there is something for everyone. Day or night, free and open to all, Australian Retirement Trust Festival Garden is your entry to the wonder of Brisbane Festival.
Monday - Closed
Tue — Thu, 5pm - 11pm. Bar closes at 10:30pm.
Fri 4pm - Midnight. Bar closes at 11:30pm.
Sat 12pm - Midnight. Bar closes at 11:30pm.
Sun 12pm - 11pm. Bar closed at 10:30pm.
Only until Sat 23 Sep.
Multiple performers bring the Veranda Bar to life throughout the festival as their beats, songs, and sets will bring a variety of energies to the stage.
Pop down to South Bank for a different Genre every afternoon and evening of the Festival.
Performances and interactive works come to the garden!
An unforgettable experience that combines the best elements of bingo and drag performance for a night you won't soon forget.
8 — 8:45pm Friday & Saturday Nights from Sep 8 in the Veranda Bar.
For the bubbles in Festival Garden.
The Mask Family presents an enchanting interactive bubble installation to captivate the imagination of the young and the young at heart - throughout the duration of the festival!
Daily 3 — 23 Sep.
Unleash the creativity of young minds and bring their imaginations to life through a variety of hands-on projects.
Free drop-in craft workshops in the Garden.
Sat 9, 16 and 23 Sep. 12pm — 4pm. No bookings needed.
South Bank Piazza, Little Stanley St
South Brisbane QLD 4101
Festival Garden is located in the middle of South Bank, directly in front of The Piazza.
South Bank has a variety of nearby drop-off zones, and free and paid parking options.
Public transport services are available at a walking distance with the South Brisbane train station and Cultural Centre busway located a 10-minute walk away.
Plan your route and parking, and find CityCycle bike stations using Cycling Brisbane’s Route Planner.