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Grow 2022 - 2026

Grow 2022 - 2026 action plan to drive arts sector growth and cultural experiences in communities across Queensland.

4 Aug 2022

First Nations Artwork - EOI

New theatre to showcase signature First Nations art

3 Jun 2022

Lendlease Construction Update: December 2021

2021 has been a huge year of progress for the New Performing Arts Venue (NPAV) project. In December 2020, Lendlease completed the enabling and earth works components, and now a year later the new theatre is starting to take shape following two large concrete pours to form the first concrete slabs of the new theatre auditorium. 

17 Dec 2021

Lendlease Construction Update:Upcoming out of hours work

Lendlease is continuing construction of the New Performing Arts Venue project with works progressing up to Level 2 of the new theatre.  

1 Oct 2021

Construction of new 1500-seat theatre creating jobs and opportunities for Qld

Queensland’s new state-of-the-art theatre is taking shape providing jobs and opportunities for apprentices in Brisbane.

12 Aug 2021

Lendlease Construction Update: May - June 2021

Work is progressing well on the construction of QPAC’s New Performing Arts Venue (NPAV), supported by the project’s two tower cranes that are lifting materials and equipment as the structure of the theatre starts to take shape.

14 May 2021

Lendlease Construction Update: January/February 2021

It’s an exciting year for the New Performing Arts Venue (NPAV) project as construction activities ramp up and the new theatre takes shape.

27 Jan 2021

Lendlease Construction Update: Upcoming piling works and changed traffic conditions

Major works starting from Friday 9 October will be occurring at New Performing Arts Venue (NPAV) project site, including piling works, to support the construction of the foundations of the theatre structure.

8 Oct 2020

Planning approvals now secured

The New Performing Arts Venue project has secured all the necessary planning approvals to proceed to construction following the Ministerial Infrastructure Designation from the Queensland Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning last week.

9 Apr 2020

Preparatory works start

Progress on Queensland’s new $150 million theatre will become visible this week with Managing Contractor, Lendlease establishing a presence at the Playhouse Green project site.

28 Feb 2020