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Visit Queensland's Cultural Centre

Car Park 2 (P2) and Car Park 3 (P3) are now open

The Art Gallery Museum (AGM) and Stanley Place (SLQ) Car Parks have reopened.

These car parks are open between 6:00am – 12:00am (midnight) Monday to Friay and 7:00am – 12:00am (midnight) Saturday and Sunday.

Work will continue over the coming months to enable the car parks to return to full operations, with work to restore Car Park 1 (P1): Riverside (QPAC) ongoing.


The Queensland Cultural Centre is located at Brisbane's South Bank and is accessible by car, bus, ferry and train. It is also walking distance from the CBD.


The Centre is accessible by foot from Brisbane’s central business district via the Victoria Bridge or the Kurilpa footbridge.

Public Transport

The Centre is accessible by bus, train and ferry.

Visit TransLink for public transport information.


Three undercover car parks are located within the Centre, offering more than 1,000 spaces, including 28 People with disability bays (PWD).


Open from Friday, 1 July 2022

  • Car Park 2 (P2) - offers best parking for Queensland Art Gallery and Queensland Museum with (12 PWD) and is accessible via Stanley Place. Get directions.
  • Car Park 3 (P3) - offers best parking for State Library Queensland and Gallery of Modern Art (6 PWD) and is accessible via Stanley Place. Get directions.

The P2 and P3 car parks are open from 6:00am to 12:00am (midnight) from Monday to Friday and 7:00am to 12:00 (midnight) on Saturday and Sunday. 


  • Car Park 1 (P1) - offers best parking for Queensland Performing Arts Centre with (10 PWD) and is accessible via Stanley Place. Get directions. Car Park 1 is currently closed for restoration until further notice due to damage from the flood event in February 2022.

COVID-safe Car Parking

For the protection and safety of patrons, staff and the wider community, the car parks provide fully contactless payment via automated pay stations. Payment can be made on entry by credit card only (Visa or MasterCard). No cash payments are accepted.

Car park staff can be contacted via intercom at the auto pay stations to assist patrons with credit card or equipment malfunctions. Increased cleaning and sanitising of car park equipment and touch points is in now in place to provide a COVID-safe environment.


Parking Rates

The rate for all Queensland Cultural Centre car parks is $17 per entry, per day. Overnight vehicles will incur an additional fee of $17 per day or part thereof. Vehicles exiting after hours will incur a fee of $40. Car parking fees are set by the Queensland Government Fees and Charges Indexation Policy.


Car Park Hours

P1, P2 and P3      Monday to Friday: 5.30am to Midnight

P1, P2 and P3      Saturday and Sunday: 7.00am to Midnight

P1, P2 and P3      Public Holidays: 7:00am to Midnight (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day)


Car Park Entry

Capacity: Electronic signage will display FULL when all car parking bays are allocated and vehicles will not be able to gain access.

Disability: Patrons with disability permits are advised to check with the attendant via the auto pay station intercom to confirm if PWD bays are available.

Trailers: Towed trailers are not permitted.

Set down: A temporary set down area for vehicles including taxis, coaches, school buses and mini buses is located on Stanley Place.

Height limits: P1 and P2 – 2.0 metres; P3 – 2.3 metres lower level (limited bays) and 2.0 metres on upper level

Prepaid parking: Parking vouchers from QTIX for performances at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre can be used at P1 Only (refer map). On arrival at the P1 car park pay-station, please press the intercom button and advise the car park staff that you have a pre-paid voucher. Clearly state the name the voucher has been booked under and the booking reference number (e.g. GA145) and the gate will then be raised for entry to the car park.


Coach/bus parking

Parking for coaches/buses in South Brisbane is managed by Brisbane City Council with locations available via the Brisbane City Council website.

Other parking in South Bank

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre car park
South Bank Parklands car park

For more information regarding parking at the Queensland Cultural Centre email or phone 07 3840 7334.