• BPH_2016_Lucky_Dip_1_2016
  • BPH_2016_Lucky_Dip_1_2016


Lucky Dip

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 Venue

Common Questions

How do I get to Brisbane Powerhouse?
See our Getting Here 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 our link road, which is opened after 5pm every day.

What time should I arrive?
It's best to arrive at least 30-40 minutes before the show start time to find a car park, pick up your tickets at box office and make your way to the venue. The doors of the venue will open approximately 10-15 minutes prior to show time.

Where do I pick up my tickets?
Tickets will be available for pick up from Box Office 60 minutes prior to show time.

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 FAQ 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.

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.

There is a wide array of accommodation close to our venue that caters to every budget. Brisbane Powerhouse recommends The JohnsonTryp HotelSofitel BrisbaneKirribilli Riverfront ApartmentsEdward Lodge and Heal House for both short term and longer visits.