QUT Gardens Theatre
QUT Gardens Theatre is located in X-block next to the City Botanic Gardens, at QUT’s Gardens Point Precinct, 2 George Street, Brisbane.
Box Office hours
The Box Office is closed to in-person enquiries, but you can reach our friendly staff by phone or email:
(07) 3138 4455 (Mon-Fri 10am-4pm)
QUT Gardens Point is very well serviced by public transport. We suggest using the Translink Journey Planner to plan your visit.
There is pedestrian access from the city centre via George Street, or from Southbank Parklands via the Goodwill Bridge. Both are a short walk to QUT Gardens Point campus.
QUT has an ongoing commitment to ensure that all buildings are accessible for visitors who use a wheelchair or motorised scooter. A taxi drop off and short-term parking zone (5 minutes) is located outside Parliament House in George Street, a short distance from Gardens Theatre. There are a number of designated Disability Parking bays exclusively reserved for visitors who hold a Disability Parking permit.
Download the Gardens Point Accessibility Map (PDF file, 214.1 KB) for a visual guide to this information.
Pay-on-exit public car parks are available within a short walking distance of Gardens Theatre. A car park is located underground in the Science and Engineering Centre (P-block) and under the Riverside Expressway. Visit the QUT Facilities Management page for up-to-date information on casual parking locations and fees.
As with most public car parks, availability during busy periods and university semesters is limited. Several Pay Stations, which accept both cash and card, are located in and near the car parks.
See + do
Old Government House
Beautifully restored to its former glory, the more than 150 year-old House, once the seat of government in Queensland and home to eleven of the State's governors, is now a House Museum open to the public. The House is open Sunday to Friday, 10am–4pm. Admission is free.
William Robinson Gallery
The William Robinson Gallery is located on the upper level of majestic Old Government House and is solely dedicated to the display of works by Australia's pre-eminent landscape artist, William Robinson. The Gallery is open Sunday to Friday, 10am–4pm. Admission is free.
QUT Art Museum
A contemporary art gallery housed in one of the university's heritage buildings adjacent to Old Government House, QUT Art Museum presents a dynamic exhibition program with an emphasis on contemporary Australian art and design. It also houses the QUT Art Collection, one of Queensland's most significant public collections. The Gallery is open Tuesday to Friday, 10am–5pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 12pm–4pm. Admission is free.
The Cube is one of the world's largest digital interactive displays, and a centrepiece of the QUT's Science and Engineering Centre. Consisting of 48 multi-touch screens soaring across two storeys, The Cube is a hub for scientific and digital exploration. Collaborating with QUT researchers and drawing on knowledge and data from research areas in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), The Cube facilitates opportunities for the public to discover, visualise and contribute to research projects.