Alice Street, Brisbane

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Alice Street
Queensland
Alice Street, Brisbane 052013 195.jpg
Alice Street from Edward Street intersection.
Coordinates 27°28′27″S 153°01′41″E / 27.474104°S 153.02806°E / -27.474104; 153.02806Coordinates: 27°28′27″S 153°01′41″E / 27.474104°S 153.02806°E / -27.474104; 153.02806
General information
Type Street
Location Brisbane

Alice Street is a central road in Brisbane, Australia. It is the most southern major road in the city's central business district, running parallel to the other female named streets in the city.

In a pocket of land between a curve of the Brisbane River and Alice Street is the City Botanic Gardens and Parliament House. Access to the Gardens Point QUT campus and the Riverside Expressway is provided at the western end of the street.

The male named streets from William Street to Edward Street end at intersections with Alice Street.

Brisbane Ferries operated from the eastern end as early as the 1860s.

Heritage listings[edit]

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

Major intersections[edit]

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parliament House (entry 14844)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  2. ^ "Brisbane Botanic Gardens (entry 14842)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  3. ^ "Public Works Depot (entry 14843)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  4. ^ "Early Streets of Brisbane (entry 31551)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Alice Street, Brisbane at Wikimedia Commons