|It was once the
tallest building in Brisbane until 1973 and the most
expensive building in Australia before the Sydney Opera
House was constructed.
Today, the city
hall serves as a special venue for wedding events, meeting
and conferences, graduation, gala and other special events.
It has six equally elegant, carpeted and air conditioned
function rooms, complete with audio visual equipment from
the in-house sound system,
stage lighting, spot lights and mirror balls.
The main auditorium is a perfect venue for lively concerts,
glamorous balls and gala dinners with its stunning sky dome
ceiling, elegant 25m wide stage, and polished wooden floors.
With an area of 849 square meters, it can carry up to 800
people for gala dinners or 1000 guests for cocktail parties.
The stunning sky dome, polished wooden floors and the
impressive circle balcony gives the auditorium a unique
atmosphere that no other venues can offer. A rare acoustic
panel, grand pipe organ and Steinway grand piano can also be
seen inside this grand auditorium.
Celebrating wedding, graduation, and awards night can be
very romantic and memorable inside the pastel green colored
Brisbane Room adorned with elegant chandeliers and red
carpeted stage. Stage plays and other theatrical
performances and presentations can be held in the brown
toned Ithaca Room which features a permanent stage and
complete theatre facilities. The room also have a Steinway
piano and a fully carpeted auditorium.
relaxing apricot and beige color, natural lighting and
vinyl-covered floor of the Hamilton Room is the ideal venue
for meetings, mini
trade-fairs and exhibitions. Experience a taste of French
atmosphere as you enter through the French doors going to
the Balmoral Room, fully painted
with creamy white tones and
designed with period furnishings. Along the entrance hall,
visitors can see a collection of Sir Thomas Brisbane
memorabilia. This is a perfect venue for wedding, breakfast
meetings and cocktail parties.
Attached to this room is the pastel blue colored Windsor
room. What is special to this room is the balcony from where
guests can have a great view
of the King George Square The stylish floor to ceiling
glass doors give the room an elegant and modern look perfect
for corporate meetings and
The Brisbane City Hall is open daily except on public
holidays. Anyone is welcome to tour around the city hall
including a lift to the famous clock tower via the fully restored antique elevator.