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Old Government House
Old Government House
Old Government House
Map of Old Government House
2 George Street
Queensland University of Technology Gardens Point Campus
Brisbane City
Queensland 4000 Australia

Old Government House
Brisbane City, Brisbane Area

Free Entry

07 3138 8005


Old Government House is recognised as one of Queensland's most important heritage sites. The building recently underwent a AUD15 million restoration and is now open to the public as a House museum. Visit the house (admission is free) to get an insight into colonial life in the early days of Queensland. Old Government House is also home to the William Robinson Gallery. Located on the first level the Gallery and study centre honours the life and work of this distinguished Queensland artist. Tours of Old Government House and the William Robinson Gallery are run regularly.

Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Cafe
  • Car park
    Car park
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Guide
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet


  • Walking

Open Times

Note: Sunday to Friday 1000 to 1700, closed Saturday. Open all public holidays except Christmas Day and Good Friday.

Other Information

Children are welcome, but no special facilities are available.

Disabled access throughout building with lift to the first level. Disabled parking also available. Please phone them for more details.

General Comments

Guided tours of the house, with historical commentary, are available by prior arrangement

The House is located within walking distance from the Queen Street Mall. There is ample public transport and car spaces at the Queen Street Mall or close by in a neighbouring street. For public transport information contact Transinfo.

How To Get There

You can travel to and from Gardens Point campus using bus, trains or taxis, river ferry or the CityCat. For all timetable information visit the Transinfo website or phone 13 1230.

Free Entry

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