Powderfinger bass player John Collins has announced that he’ll be opening a new 800-capacity venue in Brisbane later this year.
The venue – dubbed Triffid – is currently being built in one of Newstead’s iconic WWII hangars and will help fill the city’s need for mid-sized bandrooms. Collins told The Courier Mail that he hopes the venue will become “Newstead’s backyard”. “[It’s] somewhere to come and hang out after work, hear some music, have a drink and can grab some food,” he says.
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