Brisbane Festival Set To Light Up The CBD

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Embrace the 2023 Brisbane Festival


Brisbane Festival 2023 is set to captivate audiences, offering an unforgettable experience that showcases the city’s cultural richness and artistic diversity.

The festival will offer 19 world premieres and two Australian premieres over 23 days, inclusive of immersive art installations, exhibitions, and interactive experiences, allowing visitors to engage with the creative process firsthand.

Globally recognised Lightscape will provide a multi sensory experience across Brisbane’s City Botanic Gardens, conveniently a short 900m away from your accommodation at voco Brisbane. Your journey into this immersive experience is available from 31st August.

As the highlight of the festival, Riverfire will once again light up the night sky with a breathtaking fireworks display. This spectacular event will illuminate the Brisbane River, drawing crowds from near and far to witness the dazzling pyrotechnic extravaganza.

Stay ahead and book more than 5 days in advance of arrival and save up to 25% off our ‘Book Early & Save’ for stays between

Friday, 1 September – Saturday, 23 September 2023

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*Terms and Conditions

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*The discount is up to 25% off of Best Flexible Rate when you book at least three (5) days in advance. The deposit due at booking is equal to the entire stay. This rate is non-refundable, non-exchangeable and non-cancellable. Based on property selection, deeper discounts may be available. Blackout dates apply and rooms are subject to availability. Certain room types may be excluded from the rate. Hotel policy varies in regard to the minimum length of stay required and number of guests allowed per room. Not applicable with other discounted rate promotions. Not applicable to group bookings.


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