The Pod, Brunswick Street Mall

Type of space: Multi-use Space, Art Gallery, Music Performance Venue, Non Traditional (e.g. foyer, waiting room, bus shelter, letter-boxes), Performance venue, Pop-up Space

    The Pod is a space designed to showcase our vibrant, creative city. It can be used to help expose your creative side, organisation or cause.

    Located in Brunswick Street Mall, Fortitude Valley, the POD has a constant stream of public traffic walking by and is very visable to the local community.

    It measures 5.8 metres x 2.4 metres and features a 1.3 metres x 2.5 metres fold-out stage. All bookings can maximise the use of space with provision of the mall area adjacent to The Pod. For example, if hosting a musical performance, you can utilise the mall area in front of The Pod for seating.

    There is also access to power, chairs, umbrellas, marquees and AV equipment.

    Who can hire the Pod?

    The POD is available to all creative people, non-profit groups and corporates.

    Pricing Terms

    Pricing terms and information vary on the type of activation.


    Bookings are subject to availability and at the discretion Brisbane City Council.

    For more information, hire fees and to book The Pod, Brunswick Street Mall please get in touch using the contact form.

    Parking Notes

    Paid parking is available at Chinatown Mall or McWhirters.

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCeramicsDanceExhibitionsFashionInstallationMusic / SoundPaintingPerformancePhotographyProject SpaceSculptureSingingSpoken WordTextilesWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 13.92 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 10


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Close seating

    • Disabled parking

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Wheelchair accessible

    • Wide hallways / entrance

    For performers
    • Performer disabled toilet

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits