The Stadium

Suncorp Stadium provides Brisbane and south-east Queensland with a 52,500 plus seat capacity, state-of-the art, world-class stadium able to accommodate a range of uses including:

  • Rugby League – Brisbane Broncos home games in the National Rugby League, other NRL games, annual State of Origin games, International Test Matches, and the Queensland Rugby League’s Intrust Super Cup Grand Final;
  • Rugby Union – Queensland Reds home games in the Super 15 Rugby competition and International Tests featuring the Wallabies;
  • Soccer – Brisbane Roar home games in the Hyundai A-League and international matches including World Cup qualifying games featuring the Socceroos;
  • Concerts

SITE AREA

The site area is 7.42 hectares. The Stadium itself is built on 85,000 m2 and the bus station about 7,000m2.

The playing surface is 136 metres x 82 metres and features Strathayr turf.

STADIUM CAPACITY

  • 5,000 Stadium member seats;
  • 890 "open" corporate box seats;
  • 1,500 corporate suite seats;
  • 44,303 general public seats;
  • 228 wheelchair positions;
  • 228 escort seats;
  • 312 enhanced amenity seats.

ROOF COVERAGE

75% of all Stadium seating is covered to the drip line of the Stadium roof.

DINING CAPACITY

A total of 2,196 fine dining spaces are provided within the Stadium.

They include:

  • 780 seat Stadium Members' Dining Room;
  • 320 seat Paddington Room;
  • 320 seat Milton Room;
  • 2 x 150 seat Skyline Lounges;
  • 2 x 78 seat In-Goal Clubs;
  • 1 x 90 Northern Terrace Grill;
  • 1 x 70 Southern Terrace Grill;
  • 1 x 160 Code Member Lounge.

CORPORATE HOSPITALITY FACILITIES

The following corporate hospitality facilities are provided:

  • 24 x 20 person Corporate Suites;
  • 2 x 18 person Corporate Suites;
  • 45 x 14 person Corporate Suites;
  • 49 x 10 person Open Corporate Boxes;
  • 50 x 8 person Open Corporate Boxes;

GENERAL CATERING

  • 25 food and beverage outlets;
  • 34 bar outlets;
  • 4 members' bars.

MERCHANDISE OUTLETS

  • 2 retail merchandise outlets;
  • 1 Stadium retail merchandise shop.

TICKETING FACILITIES

  • 32 ticket sales windows.

CUSTOMER SERVICE FACILITIES

  • 4 automatic teller machines (ATMs);
  • 2 match day offices;
  • 2 customer service help desks;
  • 432 televisions;
  • 2 video replay screens (10.6 metres x 5 metres).

CUSTOMER CIRCULATION

The following amenities assist with the flow of patrons in and around the Stadium:

  • 3 escalators;
  • 10 passenger lifts;
  • 51 turnstiles;
  • 5 wheelchair access turnstiles;
  • 90 metres of exit gates.

TRANSPORT AND SUPPORTING INFRASTRUCTURE

  • 13 bay bus station located at the Milton Road end of the Stadium;
  • 1.7 kilometres of upgraded pedestrian walkways;
  • 280 metres of elevated walkways.
  • CONSTRUCTION

The Stadium redevelopment utilised the following materials (approximate only):

  • 40,000m3 of concrete;
  • 17 kilometres of pre-cast concrete seating plats;
  • 1,330 tonnes of main roof steel;
  • 19 kilometres of roof purlins;
  • 50,000 bricks;
  • 47 kilometres of timber battens;
  • 10,000m2 of glass;
  • 10,000m2 of metal cladding;
  • 11,000m2 of carpet;
  • 24,000m2 of suspended ceilings;
  • 15,000 litres of paint.