People's Day Information
(open to the public)
10am – 4pm, Sunday 9 September 2012
Brisbane Cheese Awards,
Portside Wharf, Hamilton
No tickets presale – all tickets sold at the gate
Things to bring
Brisbane Cheese Awards is an all weather event, so be prepared. Sunscreen, hat, umbrella & small esky if purchasing cheese. No BYO food or alcohol.
How to get there
Portside Wharf is located in a picturesque location alongside the Brisbane River with a multitude of popular amenities close by.
To and from the City
If you are heading from the city follow Kingsford Smith Drive along the Brisbane River, past Racecourse Road and turn right into Harbour Road.
To and from the Airport
Portside Wharf is just 7 kilometres from the Domestic and International Airports - accessed quickly and conveniently along Kingsford Smith Drive.
To the Sunshine and Gold Coasts
Portside Wharf is located close to the Gateway Motorway, giving you easy access to both the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast.
Car parking on site is a breeze with 350 public car spaces. Portside Wharf offers you the choice of both undercover parking and curb side parking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you are leaving the city catch bus 303 from Elizabeth St (Stop 81) to Remorad Road, at the intersection of MacArthur Avenue, right on the doorstep of Portside Wharf. Alternatively if you are leaving the city catch bus 300 on Adelaide Street at City Hall (Stop 18) to the Bretts Wharf bus stop - just 200m from Portside Wharf. This is also the pick up point for bus 300 on its return journey to the city. For bus timetables or more information visit the Translink website www.translink.com.au
Trains to and from the city and beyond can be accessed via two local train stations - Ascot and Doomben. Both are just a a few short kilometres from Portside Wharf . For timetables visit the Translink website - translink.com.au
The Bretts Wharf City Cat stop is 200 metres from Portside. For City Cat timetables or more information visit the Translink website -translink.com.au
Riverside walkways and the Hamilton Recreational Park are both close by. The network of walkways and paths surrounding Portside Wharf is also great for cyclists
Taxi - 133 222
Taxis will be available at the main entrance
Pass outs are available at the gate.
While you are entering, attending or leaving the event you will be required to follow commands from Event Organisers and Security. This is to keep the event safe. If you need help or see anyone in need please notify Security immediately. Under extreme and unlikely circumstances the entire site may need to be evacuated. You will be asked to follow instructions and directions from Police, Fire Brigade or Security.
Brisbane Cheese Awards is an outdoor event. Access is available to most areas.
Facilities available on site
Brisbane Cheese Awards, Queensland’s biggest cheese festival selects the Sydney Biscuit Company Sea Salt Lavosh as our official biscuit partner for People’s Day.