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Lucky Dip


FRI 04–SAT 19 MARCH, 2016


Presented by Brisbane Powerhouse

What do triple j’s Matt Okine, Foxtel TV host Melinda Buttle and Emmy-nominated Josh Thomas all have in common? Answer: They all started their comedy careers in the Brisbane open mic comedy scene. 

Come and catch the future of Australian funny with this comedy turducken of a show crammed with the best of Brisbane’s buzzing comedy scene. Featuring the hottest newcomers, returning local favourites and surprise drop-ins, this show has something for everyone. Featuring Jacob Lingard, Matthew Ford, Rhi Down, Ashwin Segkar, Joel Spargo and more.

So grab a drink from the in-show bar and get ready for a late night of local laughs. You saw them here first!

Line-up for Fri 18 + Sat 19 March announced!

Fri 18 March:  Ashwin Segkar, Reuben Browne, Richie Goodacre, Jack Gramenz, Aaron Gocs, Jacob Lingard, Alex Ward and True Aussie Patriots

Sat 19 March: Joe Shaffer, Joel Batham, Joel Spargo, Christian Elderfield, Dan Rath, Aaron Gocs, Jacob Lingard plus special guests


About the Show

Common Questions

How do I get to Brisbane Powerhouse?
See our Locations, Directions + Transport page.

Is parking available?
There is limited free-of-charge, all-day, on-site car parking at Brisbane Powerhouse. If you are travelling by car, please arrive early to secure a park. Additional free parking is available in New Farm Park accessible via Brunswick Street and Oxlade Drive.

Is there food and drink available?
Brisbane Powerhouse has two on-site restaurants; Bar Alto and Watt Restaurant + Bar. More information can be found on our Eat + Drink page.

See more common questions and learn everything you need to know about your visit to Brisbane Powerhouse on our First Time Visitors page.

Get the most out of your visit

See an exhibition
See the world for free with awe-inspiring visual art from just about everywhere. Make sure you don’t miss anything – explore all of the foyers on the main and bottom floors. See what's on.

Take the Generator audio tour
Download the free Generator app from the App Store to take an audio tour of Brisbane Powerhouse. Explore untold stories from the days when the Powerhouse was an electricity generator, to its current role as a generator for the arts.

Explore New Farm Park
Brisbane Powerhouse is located next to the beautiful New Farm Park, one of Brisbane’s most popular and much loved recreational facilities. Pack a picnic, smell the roses in the garden, play a game of tennis, let the kids loose in the playground, enjoy a coffee, or just sit back and take in the sunshine.