Filming and photography at Roma Street Parkland

Roma Street Parkland is a beautiful and popular destination for photography and video footage. If you’re interested in taking a photo or filming here, please follow the directions below.

Essential information

News crews and media
If you’d like to do a live cross, film a segment or take a photo for an article, please contact the Parkland’s Media and Communications Advisor, via [email protected] or 0417 048 493.

Professional photographers and commercial filming activities

All film and photo shoots occurring using Roma Street Parkland as a location or backdrop require pre-approval from Brisbane Marketing, with exception to those outlined below. Please read the terms and conditions and use the form below to request permission to conduct your photo shoot or filming at Roma Street Parkland. 

Wedding, family portrait and personal photo shoots

Permits are not required for professional or amateur photographers taking wedding photos, family portraits or private portrait sessions. The terms and conditions for filming and photography still apply however, and we advise that you check that there are no major events happening in the Parkland on the date you wish to be here. 

Drones and aerial photography
To ensure that we comply with air safety regulations, the use of drones in the Parkland is strictly prohibited, except with express written consent from Roma Street Parkland management. If you would like to conduct drone or aerial photography at Roma Street Parkland, please complete the form below in the first instance. Further documentation will be required.

Fees and charges
Photo and film shoots at Roma Street Parkland attract site hire fees, payable once your permit has been granted. There are half day and full day fee schedules. These fees help with the costs to maintain the landscaping within the Parkland, keeping our locations beautiful all year round.

Application form

Please allow a minimum of five working days for your application to be processed. Prior to completing this form, please read Roma Street Parkland's filming and photography terms and conditions document as you will be required to agree to its contents prior to submission.