Fun Activities

Are you looking for fun activities in Brisbane for kids? From playcentres to the best free activities for kids, zoos, museums and art galleries you are going to find it here on the official guide to child friendly Brisbane.

Holoverse is the new Hologram based theme park on the Gold Coast opened by the government in 2016. It merges the latest in cutting edge technology with amazing and safe experiences never seen before. Holoverse is a must see and is fun for the whole
We might be raising kids in the city, but it doesn’t mean we can’t get up close and personal with friends of the furry kind
If you’re a tough mudder fan, chances are your kids have been pleading with you to get in on the action too. Well, their time
Have you ever heard of a evening glass-bottom boat tour that lets you discover the magical world of the ocean at night? Well
Brisbane is fortunate to have so many zoos and wildlife centres within easy reach, each offering the opportunity to learn more
Kayaking is becoming an increasingly popular pastime in Brisbane, and it’s easy to see why. With the beautiful Brisbane River
Living here in Brisbane and its surrounds, we are lucky to have access to all sorts of fantastic parks, beaches and playgrounds
The Brisbane CBD is packed with activities for families: shops, dining, movie theatres, museums, parks and more. And while our
If you tend to avoid visiting the city with kids because you are unsure of how best to get around, this article is written
PLEASE NOTE: PERFORMANCES OF THIS SHOW HAVE NOW FINISHED.If you are looking for a way to keep your Brisbane Kids entertained
Last financial year, over 130,000 people visited the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, and it’s easy to see why. With its
Victoria Park Golf Complex's 18-hole putt putt course is jam-packed full of fun for the whole family and is like no other you've
If you have a Brisbane Kid with an interest in history, it may be worth a visit to Sunshine Castle on the Sunshine Coast,
This summer GOMA turns 10 and to celebrate this milestone the gallery has opened its doors and every inch of its floor and
Strolling or cycling along the Riverwalk on a sunny Brisbane day is a glorious way to spend the morning or afternoon with your
Nowadays, there is absolutely no reason for tweens and teens to slouch around the house monotonously mumbling ‘I’m bored’,
Rainbow City Children’s Playcentre and Café is the newest indoor play centre in Underwood, Brisbane. Rainbow City is a city
We all want to keep our kids active, engaged and entertained. We want them to have fun, learn new skills, discover their
Announcing the launch of Brisbane’s one and only Virtual Reality Gaming Arcade, Extreme Virtual Reality (EVR)!If your kids
Welcome to our growing list of fun things to do in Brisbane for teenagers.With this awesome list of things to do with
Visited by over 130,000 people last year, the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium is a fascinating attraction for families. Located
Those years between being a child and being a teenager can be tough. Suddenly the things kids used to love are now deemed too
Summer is just around the corner and if you’re looking for a way for the whole family to keep active over the warmer months,
My selection of the best family bike rides in South East Queensland shows places where you will be a hit with your kids when you
You don't need to travel for hours to the Sunshine Coast or The Gold Coast for that matter to see whales in the wild as
You might think of the Brisbane CBD as a destination for working or shopping, but, if you look a little closer, there are fun
Walkabout Creek at Enoggera Reservoir has long been a beautiful place to visit with kids, for getting out into nature, going on
Brisbane is the home of near-perfect weather, passionate sporting teams, world-famous zoos, thrill-laden theme parks and a
If your child dreams of being able to fly like a superhero, you can make their wish come true at iFly indoor skydiving at
Rocksports Indoor Climbing is a family friendly climbing gym located in Fortitude Valley Brisbane. As the pioneer rock climbing
There are a number of 3D and 4D cinemas in the Brisbane area, but now Redcliffe can boast about its newly opened 7D cinema -
Kids everywhere love Mini Golf, and a brand new 18-hole course is now open in Mt. Gravatt which for those new to Brisbane means
Do you have a young aviator in your family?  A child who can spot and name a plane from kilometres away? Then the Australian Air
The City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane’s most historic public gardens, is the perfect place to come for a little outdoors time.
Brisbane is an awesome place in which to raise kids for the sheer amount of family friendly activities there are to do in and
Brisbane Kids get out into the fresh air, and get vitamin D and exercise thanks to Pokémon GO It’s only been out for a few
The Caboolture Historical Village is the number one tourist attraction in the Caboolture region, and it's easy to see why.A
Prospecting for gold and fossicking for gems (or anything your child thinks is treasure!) is a fun and educational outdoor
Take your Brisbane Kids on a trip down memory lane with a visit to the Brisbane Tramway Museum in Ferny Grove, and see how
On a recent trip to visit my parents in Toowoomba, I decided it was time to introduce my two year old and my five year old to
Please note: This event is now finished.Just in time for the summer school holidays, an incredible new permanent exhibit
Here you are again. At the better end of the week, trudging happily down the easy side of hump day, and starting to skip your way
Want to bring a little culture to your Brisbane Kid's weekend? There are tons of great places to take your kids here in Brizzy.
If your Brisbane Kid or another member of your family has an interest in planes or military aviation, the RAAF Amberley Aviation
The Redcliffe Kite Flying Club meets once a month on the foreshore of Clontarf to fly their kites and take in the sea air.
The Queensland Maritime Museum The QLD Maritime Museum is a perfect addition to your visit to South Bank. Open
Don’t make the mistake of assuming you have to be as old as some of the exhibited antiques found there in order to enjoy a
If your Brisbane Kid is in to the moon, stars, planets and the universe in general, you should consider getting in contact with
Gem fossicking is a wonderful and exciting way to introduce children to the wonders of geology as well as a fun and rewarding
Heading into the great outdoors for a scavenger hunt is a wonderful way to get your kids out and about with nature. The great
Sand Bucket List Seemingly, we lucky members of the Parent's Club need only blink our eyes and before we can say "sleep is for
Sophia and I were wondering what to do for the day when I thought "what about going to a park?"  It was beautiful outside and it
Logan has so much going for it for families with children of all age groups. With fantastic parks and playgrounds, modern
The expansive D'Aguilar National Park is the largest national park near a capital city in Australia. One of the most accessible
The Brisbane Museum That's for Kids The Brisbane Museum I am talking about is better known as the Queensland Museum and this is
Next time you are stuck for something fun to do with the kids I would strongly recommend packing them (and a picnic basket!) into
There’s no doubt about it - children love bikes! From tiny trikes to snazzy scooters, cycles represent fun, fresh air and
Where to find Hot Air Balloons in Brisbane - the ultimate Brisbane Adventure for Kids! It doesn’t matter whether you’re
All children love a treasure hunt, but have your Brisbane Kids tried geocaching? This high tech orienteering activity is taking
There is something about putting on a very lady-like frock, slipping on some heels and heading out during the day with the girls
Iceworld™ Olympic Ice Rinks have been part of the Brisbane landscape for over 30 years, providing exclusive access to Olympic
The weather is getting colder and the trees are starting to change. Autumn is the perfect time of year to add an extra layer of
The Corner at the State Library for kids The Corner is a permanent space at the State Library Queensland, open every day 10am
Welcome to the Albany Creek Leisure Centre, one of the premier health, fitness and aquatic centres on Brisbane’s North Side
The next time you are at Southbank you might notice the Queensland Maritime Museum at the southern end of the river. Staffed by
The Workshops Rail Museum All aboard for BIG LOUD FUN at The Workshops Rail Museum! There are so many places to go if you love
Things to do in Brisbane | Nighttime with Kids lets face it.. on the weekends it's sometimes  nice to extend the bedtimes of
Visiting the Abbey Art and Archeology Museum, in Caboolture, just 40 minutes from Brisbane, is like stepping back in time. The
Strawberry Picking is the ultimate family activity that you must experience while your kids are young and ideally atleast once a
Attached to the Queensland Museum at South Bank is the Sciencentre. It’s a fantastic destination for families, with many
Samford, just north-west of Brisbane, is such a delightful area with a bustling country village feel to it. There's lots for
Imagine that you’re flying in a small plane, 14,000 feet above sea level. The plane door is open, and you’re sitting at the
Robelle Domain Parklands is the perfect destination for Brisbane and Ipswich parents seeking more than just simple visit to the
Flying high above the South East Queensland landscape in a hot air balloon is a majestic way to begin your day, and a wonderful
If your Brisbane Kid is in to the moon, stars, planets and the universe in general, why not engage their imagination, nurture
The Museum of Brisbane is located on top of Brisbane City Hall off King George Square, and it holds a significant place in the
Tiddlywinks Dance & Play Cafe is a unique and really fun venue for little kids, big kids and the whole family to enjoy!
Finally a Mountain Bike Skills Course, in Brisbane suitable for kids. If your kids love mountain bike riding or are keen to try
Are you looking for a family activity that perfectly combines quality time and confidence-building with breath taking views of
Brought to you by Bunnings and Nuffnang Every year I look forward to the school holidays because I miss my kids a lot but I
Brisbane is full of family-friendly recreation areas, parks and natural swimming locations. An alternative option during the hot
Kids love everything to do with space, from stars and planets to astronauts, rockets and space travel. It probably has something
South Bank Parklands, in Brisbane’s CBD is effectively one giant playground for kids of all sizes and abilities.Streets
If you’ve never played mini (putt putt) golf, it’s time to pick up a putter and enjoy some laughs with your Brisbane Kids.
Brisbane Lookout at scenic Mt Coot-tha is a favourite destination for both locals and visitors alike, offering breathtaking views
Brisbane really is the city of sun days – and there’s no better place to soak up the sun than at South Bank Parkland’s
Trampoline parks are a new and exciting trend, providing fun for all ages and a great family day out. There are trampoline parks
Looking for the perfect combination of outdoors and fitness? Rock climbing may be just the activity for you and your Brisbane
Cinema complexes can be a dime a dozen so finding one that offers something different is exciting. Giving the kids a chance to
I’m not sharing anything new with you when I say that kids today have less of an affair with the great outdoors than we did
Minecraft. You either like it or loath it. But the fact remains that our Brisbane Kids LOVE Minecraft and the concept of building
An exciting, fast-paced team game that gets the brain buzzing and the adrenalin rushing is bound to be a big hit with Brisbane
BMX can be great fun for kids who love to get outdoors and be active on their bikes, and is a wonderful hobby loved by both girls
Is your Brisbane kid mad about planes? Do you have a budding car or train enthusiast? Brisbane has a plethora of transport
Brisbane's Largest Indoor Rock Climbing GymWhat is rock climbing? Rock climbing is considered a recreational activity and
The Wheel of Brisbane for Kids If you have been to Southbank then no doubt you will have seen the Wheel of Brisbane with the big
Brisbane is exceedingly generous when it comes to finding parks and playgrounds for our children to explore.  Indeed, our
Brisbane Kids seem to grow up in the blink of an eye — one day you’re bringing your bundle of joy home from hospital and
As beautiful as our Brisbane weather is for a large percentage of the year, some days just call for some indoor play. If you have
Fly through the air and bounce off the walls - BOUNCE is a massive, air-conditioned indoor trampoline universe, all about jumping
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