Transcontinental Hotel


The Trans

482 George Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

Established in 1884 the Transcontinental is a historic Brisbane Hotel located on George Street just across the road from the Roma Street Transit Centre. This once “sleeping giant” of Brisbane has undergone a complete renovation internally and externally to emphasize the buildings heritage and elegance.

Our Task

The Project

A major part of the refurbishment was the installation of a state of the art Audio Video and Control system that matches the ambition and direction of the Trans Hotel. Acoustic Technologies in conjunction with Smart Home Audio Visual designed a complete AV and control system that would satisfy the requirements of this new venue.

Design Criteria

• High quality audio systems in every bar and space
• A big screen in every bar
• Various auxiliary TVs in every bar
• Audio and Video inputs in every bar
• Control of the entire system in every bar from iPads

Skills Involved


  • Consultation
  • System Design
  • Custom Installation
  • RTI Programming & iPad UI Design

View the case study here to read about this project in more detail.