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56 Neil Street
Queensland 4350 Australia

Empire Theatre
Toowoomba, Toowoomba Area

Free Entry

07 4698 9900
1300 655 299


Toowoomba's Empire Theatre is a heritage listed art-deco venue that provides a wide variety of performing arts for every taste. The Empire is Australia's largest regional performing arts complex and stages world class shows from leading national and international performers as well as showcasing a wealth of local talent.

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Whether it is popular music, ballet, comedy or any live performance, the lavish art-deco styling of the venue combined with its state of the art technology makes for a magical and memorable experience. The Empire Theatre also offers historical tours and attracts many visitors each year. The complex is also a popular choice for conferences and events, including weddings, offering a unique experience to guests.

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Property Details


  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Open Times

Note: Open 0900 to 1700 on weekdays and 0900 to 1300 on Saturday.

Other Information

Contact the Empire Theatre for further details on child suitability.

If you need assistance, please mention your requirements when booking. The Empire Theatre has wheelchair access. Patrons with the teleloop facility on their hearing aid can access help from Rows A to P in the stalls.

How To Get There

The Empire Theatre is located at 56 Neil Street. Coming into Toowoomba, visitors should make their way to the Central Business District. From the top of the range turn right towards Margaret Street. From the north or north-west follow Ruthven Street to Chalk Drive and turn into Neil Street. From the south, follow West or Hume Streets and turn into Margaret Street towards the centre of the city. From the cafes and restaurants of the Margaret Street Central Business District, the Empire Theatre is a short walk south along Neil Street.

Open Times

The attraction is open at 9.00 a.m. to curtain up on performance days except Saturday when the box office closes at 1.00 p.m. and reopens one hour before the show. Sunday and Public Holidays - Open one hour prior to performance.

Tariff Text

Ticket prices vary for each performance. Check their website at for What's On details.

Free Entry

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.