"One of the best meals ever
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  • Hall A

    Hall A

    850m2

    A modern and versatile pillarless space ideal for conferences, exhibitions and banquets. It features Australia's first operable ceiling grid system, which is a state of the art rigging system designed to dramatically cut set up time and costs.

    Banquet w/ Stage: 480

    Banquet w/ Stage & D/Floor: 410

    Cabaret w/ Stage: 384

    Theatre w/ Stage: 660

    Cocktail: 850

    Booth (3m x 3m): 54

  • Hall B

    Hall B

    850m2

    A modern and versatile pillarless space ideal for conferences, exhibitions and banquets. It features Australia's first operable ceiling grid system, which is a state of the art rigging system designed to dramatically cut set up time and costs.

    Banquet w/ Stage: 510

    Banquet w/ Stage & D/Floor: 470

    Cabaret w/ Stage: 408

    Theatre w/ Stage: 783

    Cocktail: 850

    Booth (3m x 3m): 54

  • Hall C

    Hall C

    1,323m2

    A modern and versatile pillarless space ideal for conferences, exhibitions and banquets. It features Australia's first operable ceiling grid system, which is a state of the art rigging system designed to dramatically cut set up time and costs.

    Banquet w/ Stage: 740

    Banquet w/ Stage & D/Floor: 710

    Cabaret w/ Stage: 592

    Theatre w/ Stage: 1080

    Cocktail: 1323

    Booth (3m x 3m): 78

  • Halls A & B Combined

    Halls A & B Combined

    1,700m2

    Halls A and B combine to produce 1,700m2 of unique, air-conditioned space perfect for conferences, exhibitions and banquets. It features Australia's first operable ceiling grid system, which is designed to dramatically cut set up time and costs.

    Banquet w/ Stage: 1100

    Banquet w/ Stage & D/Floor: 1030

    Cabaret w/ Stage: 880

    Theatre w/ Stage: 1476

    Cocktail: 1700

    Booth (3m x 3m): 108

  • Halls A, B & C Combined

    Halls A, B & C Combined

    3,213m2

    Halls A, B and C are capable of combining to create one of Brisbane’s larger clear span event spaces. Suitable for a variety of events, this space features Australia’s first operable ceiling grid system making it a dream to decorate.

    Banquet w/ Stage: 2080

    Banquet w/ Stage & D/Floor: 1980

    Cabaret w/ Stage: 1664

    Theatre w/ Stage: 3176

    Cocktail: 3213

    Booth (3m x 3m): 191

  • Meeting Rooms 1 - 7 (Each)

    Meeting Rooms 1 - 7 (Each)

    90m2

    Small to medium sized flexible configuration meeting rooms with adjustable walls to facilitate varying capacities. All seven meeting rooms are equipped with audio visual technology, such as a data projector and screen.

    Banquet w/o Stage: 50

    Cabaret w/o Stage: 40

    Theatre w/o Stage: 105

    Classroom w/o Stage: 54

    Cocktail: 90

  • Two Meeting Rooms Combined

    Two Meeting Rooms Combined

    180m2

    Combine two meeting rooms to create a space that is ideal for a small meeting, presentation or intimate dinner. The three spaces (meeting rooms 1 & 2, 4 & 5 and 6 & 7 combined) are equipped with audio visual technology.

    Banquet w/o Stage: 90

    Cabaret w/o Stage: 72

    Theatre w/o Stage: 210

    Classroom w/o Stage: 96

    Cocktail: 180

  • Three Meeting Rooms Combined

    Three Meeting Rooms Combined

    270m2

    Meeting rooms 1, 2 and 3 combine to produce a modern setting for a variety of events, including corporate dinners, meetings and workshops. The space is equipped with audio visual technology, such as data projectors and screens.

    Banquet w/o Stage: 140

    Cabaret w/o Stage: 112

    Theatre w/o Stage: 270

    Classroom w/o Stage: 144

    Cocktail: 270

  • Board Rooms 1 & 2 (Each)

    Board Rooms 1 & 2 (Each)

    40m2

    Flexible and fully equipped board rooms ideal for small conferences, meetings and private interviews. The space is soundproof and has free Wi-fi.

    Boardroom: 10

  • Board Rooms 1 & 2 Combined

    Board Rooms 1 & 2 Combined

    80m2

    Combine Board Rooms 1 and 2 to create a grand space for larger corporations and boards to meet. The space is soundproof and has free Wi-fi.

    Boardroom: 20

  • Upper Foyer

    Upper Foyer

    600m2

    The versatile and spacious Upper Foyer can be used for delegate registrations, arrival refreshments, coffee breaks, stand-up luncheons and trade displays. Large amounts of natural light make this space pleasant and welcoming.

    Cocktail: 600

  • Upper Concourse

    Upper Concourse

    680m2

    The Upper Concourse provides direct access to Halls A and B as well as the seven Meeting Rooms and two Board Rooms. This space can be used for catering purposes and trade displays. It has natural light from skylights, making it pleasant and welcoming.

    Cocktail: 680

  • Ground Level Exhibition

    Ground Level Exhibition

    4,495m2

    An additional 4,495m2 of exhibition space is available on the Ground Level of the Royal International Convention Centre. When not in use for exhibition space, this area is utilised as secure undercover car parking for up to 140 vehicles.

    Booth (3m x 3m): 10

  • The Plaza

    The Plaza

    1,500m2

    The Plaza features 1,500m2 of flexible open space that can be utilised for outdoor exhibitions and functions. It’s also ideal for pre-dinner cocktails, before guests make their way inside the Royal International Convention Centre.

    Cocktail: 1400

  • The Marquee

    The Marquee

    5,535m2

    The Marquee is a large undercover space located next to Sideshow Alley in Sector 3. This venue is perfect for music festivals and trade shows. The Marquee is easily accessible via Bowen Bridge Road, Victoria Park and O'Connell Terrace.

    Standing: 7380

  • John Reid Pavilion

    John Reid Pavilion

    1,737m2

    With its soaring ceilings and inspired architectural design, John Reid Pavilion provides a unique blank canvas for events of all sizes and themes. Event planners from a variety of industries have kept this versatile venue in high demand.

    Banquet: 770

    Theatre: 1477

    Cocktail: 2000

    Booth (3m x 3m): 97

  • The Avenue No. 8

    The Avenue No. 8

    2,900m2

    The largest of The Avenues, The Avenue No. 8 is a versatile, warehouse style building with access from three loading docks. The venue backs onto Expo Place 1 providing an opportunity to incorporate large outdoor areas into your event. The Avenues may be utilised individually or together to provide more than 6,000m2 of function space.

    Booth (3m x 3m): 162

  • The Avenue No. 9

    The Avenue No. 9

    770m2

    The Avenue No. 9 is a versatile open space with access to Expo Place 1 and 2. It also offers adjacent paved courtyard space. The Avenues may be utilised individually or together to provide more than 6,000m2 of function space. Street access from Alexandria Street via Gregory Terrace and St Pauls Terrace offers great accessibility to event attendees.

    Banquet: 400

    Theatre: 608

    Cocktail: 700

    Booth (3m x 3m): 39

  • The Avenue No. 10

    The Avenue No. 10

    1,760m2

    The Avenue No. 10 is a versatile, warehouse style building ideal for large themed events, trade shows and exhibitions. There is also access to an outdoor paved courtyard from Alexandria Street. The Avenues may be utilised individually or together to provide more than 6,000m2 of function space.

    Banquet: 1000

    Theatre: 1512

    Cocktail: 1500

    Booth (3m x 3m): 90

  • The Avenue No. 11

    The Avenue No. 11

    618m2

    The Avenue No. 11 is a versatile, warehouse style building suitable for smaller functions or as an additional space when combined with The Avenue No. 10. The Avenues may be utilised individually or together to provide more than 6,000m2 of function space.

    Booth (3m x 3m): 24

  • Expo Place 1

    Expo Place 1

    3,914m2

    Expo Place 1 is perfect for events which require an outdoor area protected from the elements such as live performances and parties. Expo Place 1 also affords the flexibility to locate staging and sound systems according to different needs.

    Standing: 3000

  • Expo Place 2

    Expo Place 2

    1,656m2

    Expo Place 2 offers an outdoor undercover space often used as an addition to Expo Place 1 and The Avenues. This versatile venue is perfect for a wide variety of events including trade shows, parties, exhibitions and animal shows.

    Standing: 1200

  • Governors Pavilion

    Governors Pavilion

    97m2

    With its high ceiling windows, great views overlooking the Main Arena and adjustable lighting, the Governors Pavilion adds an intimate feel to your event. The tinted windows allow natural light to flood the room during daylight hours. A full surround sound system, air conditioning, polished floors and bar area complement this stunning venue.

    Banquet: 40

    Theatre: 62

    Cocktail: 80

  • Stockmen's Bar & Grill

    Stockmen's Bar & Grill

    1,170m2

    Take your event in a whole new direction and add some character, by holding it at Stockmen's Bar and Grill. With flexible indoor and outdoor areas on offer at the venue, it’s perfect for a party or wedding. The space also features kitchen facilities and a bar.

    Banquet: 300

    Cocktail: 600

  • Stockman's Rest

    Stockman's Rest

    2,220m2

    Easily the most picturesque outdoor venue at the Brisbane Showgrounds, Stockman's Rest is one of Brisbane's best kept secrets. The garden area is bordered by six majestic fig trees, providing a shady backdrop for a relaxed daytime function; or a dramatic centrepiece for an elegant evening event.

    Banquet: 200

    Cocktail: 1000

  • Main Arena

    Main Arena

    15,620m2

    The magnificent open space of the Main Area invokes a sense of the spectacular. From performances, sports days, intimate dinners and expos, this space is one of the Brisbane Showgrounds' most well-known and historically significant. The sheer size of the arena, the onsite facilities and inner-city location make this an unsurpassable venue in terms of convenience and the elusive wow-factor.

    Grandstand: 18000

    Standing: 15000

  • Showring 2

    Showring 2

    8,000m2

    Magnificent 100 year old fig trees line the perimeter of this picturesque venue, lending a classic feel to your event. Showring 2 provides plenty of open space, perfect for marquees, expos, music and corporate events.

    Standing: 5000

  • Sideshow Alley

    Sideshow Alley

    14,400m2

    More than 100 years ago Sideshow Alley at the Brisbane Showgrounds was home to carnival attractions. These days the area offers event planners a large and flat bitumen space limited only by the imagination.

    Standing: 14000

  • Exhibition Building

    Exhibition Building

    4,625m2

    Everything you need for a well-organised event lies within the Exhibition Building. From the loading dock - accessed via Gregory Terrace for a trouble free set up - to the private organiser's office overlooking the exhibition area, this venue offers it all.

    Banquet: 1430

    Theatre: 2800

    Cocktail: 4000

    Booth (3m x 3m): 190

  • Sector 1

    Sector 1

    71,183m2

    Sector 1 of the Brisbane Showgrounds is often used for large festivals and exhibitions. It offers a wide range of venues that are located between Gregory Terrace and St Paul’s Terrace, including Exhibition Building Upper Level, John Reid Pavilion and Annexe, The Avenues and Expo Place 1 and 2.

  • Sector 2

    Sector 2

    80,522m2

    Sector 2 of the Brisbane Showgrounds is often used for festivals, sporting events and exhibitions. It offers a wide range of venues that are located between Gregory Terrace and Exhibition train line including the Main Arena, Stockmen's Bar and Grill, Stockman's Rest and Governors Pavilion.

  • Sector 3

    Sector 3

    52,124m2

    Sector 3 of the Brisbane Showgrounds is often used for festivals and exhibitions. It offers a wide range of venues that are located between O'Connell Terrace, Bowen Bridge Road and Exhibition train line including Sideshow Alley, The Marquee, and Showring 2.

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