Redcliffe Entertainment Centre

Redcliffe Entertainment Centre

Downs Street, Redcliffe QLD, Australia

The Redcliffe Entertainment Centre is an exciting performing and creative arts space that caters for the cultural needs of local and regional audiences.

Located in the heart of Redcliffe’s Cultural Precinct, this venue plays host to touring productions, comedy shows, movies, musicals, conferences, civic functions, as well as a variety of community organisations and arts activities.

A rich history in Redcliffe’s Cultural Precinct

Recently celebrating it’s 30th year, the Redcliffe Entertainment Centre opened in October of 1982 at a cost of $1.5 million, kicking off with an inaugural variety show starring Barry Crocker. It maintains variety in the diversity of performances and events held at this magnificent venue.

Entertainment for young and old

The Redcliffe Entertainment Centre is a highly reputable, nationally recognised art space that caters to a wide range of performances and functions. The premier entertainment venue hosts a number of community events for amateurs and professionals alike. There are several multi function meeting rooms throughout the venue providing creative spaces to showcase talents in many artistic disciplines as well as host functions.

Stage Door Gallery

The stage door gallery is an exceptional art viewing space, showcasing works of local artists. The exhibitions display a variety of different works to appeal to all tastes. The space operates Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30pm.

Cue Café

Make your day an experience to delight all the senses. Before you take in a show, enjoy a meal at the Cue Cafe. Located in the lower foyer of the Redcliffe Entertainment Centre, Cue Café offers a comfortable lounge dining and courtyard deck. Enjoy a meal and a glass of wine before a theatre show or a coffee and cake on a lazy Sunday viewing of art. Whatever takes your fancy, the Cue Café can cater for you.

Matthew Flinders Theatre

The jewel in the crown of the Redcliffe Entertainment Centre is the magnificent Matthew Flinders Theatre. This beautifully appointed auditorium seats 390 with raked seating and plenty of room to allow for comfortable viewing throughout. Equipped with the latest technology, this theatre is perfect for a multitude of events. The theatre regularly shows the latest cinematic movie releases, hosts’ theatrical productions, eisteddfods, galas and so much more.

The team at Moreton Bay Council and local theatre and art groups work relentlessly to ensure a varied and highly entertaining calendar of events each year.


The Redcliffe Entertainment Centre is an inclusive venue that aims to offer services and facilities that enable all patrons to attend. To book wheelchair or restricted mobility seating, visit the Box Office during opening hours or call (07) 3283 0407.

Getting there

40 min drive north of Brisbane City, there are many free car parks all over the peninsula as well as street parking outside the venue. Hornibrook and Kangaroo bus lines connect from Brisbane and Caboolture respectively. You can catch a metropolitan train service to nearby Sandgate with regular bus services connecting to Redcliffe.

General Information

Opening hours – Monday to Friday: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Booking office – Open Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm and 1 hour prior to any performance.

Got other questions? Check out the FAQs page on the website HERE

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Acknowledgement of Country - We would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the lands and waterways of the Moreton Bay Region, the Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi, Jinibara, and Turrbal people and pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise the ongoing connection that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have to this land and recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the original custodians of this land.