Lyric Theatre, QPAC

The stunning 2000 seat Lyric Theatre is the 'flagship' venue of QPAC for patrons and performers alike, and was primarily intended for opera, ballet and theatrical performances. Designed in the traditional horseshoe shape and producing excellent acoustics, the Lyric Theatre features two balconies, two bars, large main and rear stages, an orchestra pit, and a magical atmosphere both onstage, and in the stalls and foyers.

Cnr Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Bank (see location map).

Seating PlanSee seating plan

Seating Capacity - 2000
General Admission - No
Set Down - Off Grey Street
Open - One hour prior to each performance, tickets can be collected at this time.
Note - As seating can change at venues for different events and performances, the above seating plan should be used as a guide only.


CarThe QPAC Car Park is located in Stanley Street and costs $15.00 per visit, $18.00 per pre-paid visit in 2010 and $19.00 per pre-paid visit in 2011. For information about other paid car parks in South Bank, please see South Bank Precinct Parking.

For further public transport information call TransLink on 13 12 30 or visit the Translink website.

BusBus - from city: Departs from Blue stop in Adelaide Street; Orange Stop in Ann Street; Kangaroo A and B stops underneath the Myer Centre; William Street opposite the Treasury Building.

TrainTrain - South Brisbane Station is located opposite QPAC in Grey Street.

FerryCityCat - A CityCat terminal is located adjacent to QPAC at South Bank.

TaxiTaxi - An undercover taxi set-down and pick-up area is provided at the Stage Door of QPAC.

Amenities & Accessibility

BarBar - Yes

ATMATM - Yes (located in Cascade Court)
Eftpos - Yes

Taxi PhoneTaxi Phone - Yes (located near Stage Door tunnel)

Parent RoomParent Room - Yes (located on the Theatre Mezzanine level)

CloakroomCloakroom - Yes

AccessWheelchair Accessibility - Yes
Please advise of your individual needs when booking your tickets.

Hearing AideSennheiser Infra-Red System - Yes