Albert Street, Brisbane

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Albert Street
Queensland
Albert-Street-Mall from-King-George-Square.jpg
Albert Street Mall from King George Square.
Coordinates 27°28′09″S 153°01′29″E / 27.469107°S 153.024632°E / -27.469107; 153.024632Coordinates: 27°28′09″S 153°01′29″E / 27.469107°S 153.024632°E / -27.469107; 153.024632
General information
Type Street
Location Brisbane

Albert Street is a road in Brisbane, Australia. It was named after Prince Albert, the Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, and it originally ran from Alice Street to Wickham Terrace. The section between Adelaide Street and Ann Street has now been included in King George Square.

The section of Albert Street between Queen Street Mall and Adelaide Street has now been converted into part of the Mall, in connection with the busway tunnel from the Queen Street bus station to the King George Square busway station.

Buildings[edit]

At 102 Albert Street, the site of the now demolished Brisbane Festival Hall, is Festival Towers, an apartment building offering short-term accommodation. 123 Albert Street is an office building that was completed in 2011. It has achieved 6 stars on the Green Star environmental rating.[1]

Heritage listings[edit]

Albert Street has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

Gallery[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "123 Albert Street - Building profile - Overview". Dexus Property Group. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Albert Park (South) Air Raid Shelter (entry 19595)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  3. ^ "Perry House (entry 14878)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  4. ^ "Albert Street Uniting Church (entry 14841)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Albert Street, Brisbane at Wikimedia Commons