What's on at The Sound Society, Roma Street Parkland - Visit Brisbane


What's on at The Sound Society, Roma Street Parkland

Relax and listen to smooth, live jazz tunes for free at The Sound Society, once a month at Roma Street Parkland, Brisbane's biggest sub-tropical backyard!

To satiate your lunch time cravings, The Garden Room Café will be creating picnic hampers, specially curated for the event. Hampers are designed for two and include an assortment of home-made dips, cured deli meats and farmhouse cheeses.

To view picnic hamper offerings and to order a hamper for The Sound Society please - click here

The venue is licensed from 10am - 8pm, however to consume alcohol you must be 18 years and over and have food to accompany your drinks. Feel free to pack your own picnic should you not wish to pre-order from the Café. 


The Sound Society will take place the first Sunday of every month on from 11am - 2pm. Dates and performers are as follows:

Sunday, 4 April 2021 at Lakeside Lawn - CANCELLED

Sunday, 2 May 2021 at Lakeside Lawn - Kelsey Giarola Quartet

Sunday, 6 June 2021 - artist to be advised

Health and Safety 

Please note that to ensure public safety, several COVID-Safe measures will be in place during The Sound Society including:

- Check-in to the event with the QLD Check In app
- On-ground hygiene stations, with regular use encouraged  
- Crowd management 
- Daily touch-point cleaning of all toilet blocks and parent’s rooms, plus intensifying night-cleaning of all toilets.

When visiting the Parklands, please make sure you observe the guidelines set out by Queensland Health and please do not attend the Parklands if any of the below are applicable:
- You are displaying COVID-19 symptoms- these include a cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue or shortness of breath, and feeling unwell 
- You have had close contact with a person who is positive for COVID-19
- You tested positive for COVID-19
- You have traveled overseas to a declared COVID-19 hotspot in the previous 14 days.

Per Queensland Government guidelines, Roma Street staff retain the right to refuse patrons from the event if they are displaying COVID-like symptoms. If you develop symptoms of COVID-19 while you are at The Sound Society, please see an onsite event staff member (while maintaining social distancing) immediately for assistance. 

To assist with safety, all patrons are encouraged to download the Commonwealth Government’s COVID-19 app prior to attending The Sound Society. 

Travelling to The Sound Society 

Less than a 10 minute walk from the city, Roma Street Parkland is conveniently located beside Roma Street train and bus station and Brisbane Coach Terminal. There is also a selection of paid parking spaces within the precinct. For more information please - click here.

Please note that due to Cross River Rail construction works, both the use of Roma Street Parkland trains and buses have been impacted. For more information please visit the website - here.