Located in the heart of the Brisbane CBD and home to Woolworths, Big W, JB HI-FI and host to a range of quality service and convenience retail. MacArthur Central is Brisbane City's go to for everyday needs. 


Situated on the corner of Queen and Edward Street, home to Apple,  Paspaley, Tag Heuer, Hugo Boss and Longines.  

With the only Big W and full size Woolworths Supermarket in the Brisbane CBD, MacArthur Central is the number one destination for grocery and everyday convenience. 

Key features 

A mix of everyday essentials to exceptional, including Brisbane CBD’s only full line Woolworths supermarket, Big W, JB HI-FI and Priceline Pharmacy. MacArthur Central also features some of the world’s most recognisable brands including the Apple Store, APM Monaco, Hugo Boss, Tag Heuer, Longines, Paspaley and much more. 
Trade Area
MacArthur Central’s trade area comprises of 20,344^^ CBD Residents, 121,150* CBD Workers and 20,000 Students. The average age for the major population in the Brisbane CBD is between 25 to 44 years, with 64.0% being couples without children^^. ^^Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census 2021*PWC, Changing Places Australia Report FY19 
 Retail Spend
MacArthur Central’s average spend per customer is $23.01, with MAT sales at $216.1 million (including GST) as of June 2023.
Customer Demographics
MacArthur Central benefits from good access to public transport and immediate exposure to CBD workers, Domestic and International Students, and Tourists whilst capturing CBD Residents. 
Pop up Leasing
MacArthur Central offers a variety of short term kiosk sites which can be leased on a weekly basis. 
MacArthur Central offers customers complimentary Wi-Fi, state of the art Amenities, undercover parking through Secure Parking, Click & Collect service and much more. 

Key stats 

A Pinnacle Position in the Brisbane CBD, directly adjacent to Australia’s Busiest Pedestrian Mall - Queen Street Mall and in the Centre of Brisbane’s Luxury Label Precinct. 

Annual customers As of June 2023
MAT As of June 2023 (including GST)
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Internally, MacArthur Central offers one of the city’s most comprehensive mixes of convenience and specialty retail. Anchored by the Brisbane CBD’s only full line Woolworths supermarket, MacArthur Central also plays host to vast two-level tenancies for both Big W and JB Hi-Fi, book-ending a modern buzzing foodcourt with seating for 310 patrons and a wide range of culinary offerings.

While the vast majority of customers visit on foot or utilise conveniently located public transport, MacArthur Central is also home to a secure underground car park providing additional customer convenience.

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Its mix of modern and heritage architecture gives the Centre a unique dual personality. Thanks to its high-street frontages and an elegant facade, the Centre boasts a luxury brand precinct which features some of the world’s most recognisable brands including Tag Heuer, Paspaley, APM Monaco, Hugo Boss ,Longines and more.

MacArthur Central is also home to international tech-giant Apple. The store which occupies the heritage-style MacArthur Chambers is the largest in Queensland and combines a blend MacArthur Chambers' elegant, heritage-style architecture with the sleek, ultra-modern aesthetic the company is famous for.

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Centre Information

Catchment Area Demographics

Centre Information
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Year Built2002

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Centre Location

  • Located directly adjacent to Queen Street Mall, on the corner of Edward & Queen Streets 
  • Central Train Station just a 500m walk and bus stops & taxi ranks conveniently located at both entrances of the Centre 
  • Less than 2kms to South Bank and the Cultural Precinct (QPAC, QLD Museum, State Library of QLD and GOMA) 
  • Parking spaces in close proximity including the Centre’s secure underground car park.
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Brisbane Cbd Developments

Recently completed and upcoming developments within 1.6km of MacArthur Central Shopping Centre. 

3,219 Apartments and 275,000 square metres of commercial space - under construction or recently completed
2,968 apartments and 277,000 square metres of commercial space- approved for development 

Further information and a full map of Brisbane CBD developments can be viewed here.

Leasing Contacts

Colleen Middlemass
Leasing Enquiries
Kevin Ramsey
Leasing Executive QLD
Raj Garcha
Casual Leasing