Eat Street Northshore FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

See below some common questions and answers that we get asked.

The Prime Minister of Australia has announced that "gatherings of more than 500 people are cancelled due to the coronavirus" - means Eat Street Northshore will be closing temporarily AFTER Saturday night 14th March 2020 and re-opening when we have the "all clear" to do so. Thanks to all our loyal followers for your support, keep watching this space.

Every weekend of the year, Fri and Sat 4pm to 10pm, Sunday 12 Noon to 8pm Functions 7 days per week to midnight

$3 – 12 years & under are FREE, payable at the gate upon entry. NO entry fee will be charged for a Carer that accompanies a person with a disability.

Yes, the entire venue is licenced. There are three bars onsite including the Whale Bar, John Oxley Bar and the Diner Bar. Eat Street Northshore prides itself on the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA).

We ask you to strongly consider nominating one person in your group as the NON-DRINKING driver.

Unaccompanied Minors will not be served at any Bar and accompanied minors must have orders for non-alcoholic beverages placed by a responsible parent/guardian.

It is illegal to take liquor into, or away from this Venue.

Unduly intoxicated or disorderly persons, in accordance with the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA), will be refused service and may be asked to leave the premises.

We have the right to refuse entry to any person.

All employees are trained and supported by management to request valid identification from persons whom they believe appear under 25 years of age.

We currently have in excess of 1,200 FREE carparks available onsite. The CityCat is another great option as the Northshore Hamilton Ferry terminal is only a short 250mtr walk away. There is also a large drop off/pick up zone located on Macarthur Ave.

Eat Street Northshore has thousands of seats and many more places to stand, eat and drink at our dry bars.

Please make yourself known to our entry staff upon arrival and we will try to assist you and your party with whatever help you may need. We have a portable wheelchair ramp, two disabled toilet facilities located close to both entrances, wide, easily accessible sealed pathways throughout the entire venue. There is ample PWD parking onsite. There is also a PWD ATM located at the eastern entrance.

Please note this is an old historic wharf that may have some imperfections.

NO entry fee will be charged for a Carer that accompanies a person with a disability.

All staff are directed to hand in lost property to the main office located close to the western entrance in “TradersSquare”. Please enquire at the office in the first instance otherwise call our duty venue manager on 0428 485 242.

Make contact with the closest onsite security officer or one of our red t-shirt event staff ASAP. Procedures are in place to manage these situations.

We have a total of 9 large undercover spaces for shelter and plenty of seating out of the weather.

The safety of our guests and staff are paramount. In the event of extreme weather, we may close the venue, if this occurs we will advise the public as best we can through messaging on social media and our website.

We have a total of 9 ATM's onsite including a PWD ATM (located at the eastern entrance – MarketSquare). The ATM's are located just inside both entrances.

Baby change facilities are located inside our disabled toilets. There are two disabled toilet facilities onsite, one located near each entrance.

Eat Street Northshore welcomes all dogs. They must be people friendly, kept on a short leash and able to be carried if you choose to go into a congested areas.

Dogs – will NOT be allowed inside our private function areas including the BoatHouse and RiverDeck – as well as any area covered with artificial turf. Dogs are NOT allowed on any furniture.

Assistance animals such as guide dogs are welcome in all areas.

Yes, our Management Team are all fully qualified in Senior First Aid or level 2. There is an extensive first aid kit onsite including a Hearstart Defibrillator.

Alcohol (BYO), distribution of promotional material, illegal drugs, glass, any items considered dangerous or otherwise illegal, weapons of any kind, laser lights, water pistols, skateboards, roller blades or the like, furniture incl. chairs, no external food or picnics.

Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere inside the venue.

There are NO refunds available on any tickets purchased for change of mind. If special circumstances apply please email us at

We are always happy to hear from anyone who would like to perform, please email us at


Closed temporarily AFTER Saturday night 14th March 2020


221D Macarthur Avenue
Hamilton, QLD 4007


$3 per person
(12 years and
younger are FREE)