COVID-19 alerts

Welcome back to Anzac Square

Anzac Square will reopen on Tuesday 12 January following the three-day lockdown in Greater Brisbane.

The Queensland Government announced on 11 January that some safety measures would be in place for Greater Brisbane from 6pm 11 January to 1am 22 January.

In line with government advice, from Tuesday 12 January you must wear a mask throughout your visit to Anzac Square. Children under 12 years and people affected by a medical condition or disability are exempt. More information is available from the Queensland Government.

Numbers are restricted in each space in accordance with Queensland Health guidelines. Spaces are sanitised regularly and sanitising products are available for visitor use. 

The health and safety of our visitors is our top priority.

Conditions of entry

Please note the following conditions of entry before your visit to Anzac Square:

  1. You will not be able to enter State Library if:
    • You currently have COVID-19.
    • You have been told to quarantine.
    • You are unwell or are displaying COVID-19 or cold/flu symptoms, no matter how mild.
    • You have been in contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 in the last 14 days.
    • You have returned from overseas travel in the last 14 days.
    • You have returned from a declared COVID-19 hotspot in the last 14 days.
  2. You must wear a mask (children under 12 years and people afffected by a medical condition or disability are exempt).
  3. Use the hand sanitiser provided before you enter.
  4. Your details will be requested via our booking systems, and this information may be forwarded to Queensland Health if necessary for COVID-19 contact tracing procedures.
  5. Keep 1.5 metres away from others at all times.
  6. EFTPOS transactions are preferred.

The conditions may be subject to change.

We respect your privacy. Personal information we collect is used only for our internal activities and functions (Libraries Act 1988 (Qld)) and will not be disclosed unless required by law. For more information, please read State Library's privacy statement.

More information

We’ll continue to keep this page updated with information about the reopening of our spaces and services.

COVID-19 information

We have worked with Queensland Health to develop a COVID-Safe Site Plan specific to State Library. The plan governs how we are managing safe practices onsite in the current COVID-19 environment.