Kids Shows Book Ahead

There are so many kids shows in Brisbane you can be forgiven for not being able to see them all. From live theatre through to good old fashioned Playschool on tour, there are so many different shows and concerts for kids. This means that whether your Brisbane Kid is 10 and loves musicals or is 18 months old and can’t sit still, Brisbane will still have something for you!

Some tips and tricks for a great experience is to see where the show is being held. Is there parking? How long does it go for? Is there a standing/sitting section for little ones? Is there a sensory session? Is there an interval and will you be able to purchase refreshments or alternatively, are you able to bring your own snacks and drinks. If the kids show, theatre or musical has played elsewhere it can be worth heading online to search for reviews, especially to find out if it is age appropriate, was it engaging enough for little ones, and clever enough for the older ones.

You can often find ticket giveaways on websites like Brisbane Kids and presale discounts or early bookings when you sign up at places like Ticketek or if you are a visa card holder.

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Keeping Kids Safe in a Crowd

Attending events such as the Out of the Box Festival, the iconic Ekka or the awe-inspiring Christmas parades in the Queen Street Mall each year are a rite of passage that Brisbane Kids should experience at least once. But, unfortunately, with the excitement comes HUGE crowds and safety concerns for parents, especially those attending with …

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Lets Go On An Outback Adventure @ Capalaba Central | June-July 2017

If you are looking for some fun, interactive and scaly activities for your Brisbane Kids during the winter school holidays then look no further than Capalaba Central who have a two week holiday program that is sure to entertain the kids with lots of outback adventures while raising awareness of Australian reptiles. Reptile and Snake Survival …

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Circus of Illusion | Gold Coast June – July 2017

M2 productions in association with Circus Royale are excited to present Circus of Illusion who will be performing during the school holidays under the Big Top from the 23rd June  – 9th July 2017. Circus of Illusion Get ready to be amazed as the critically acclaimed Circus of Illusions heads to the Gold Coast with …

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Brickman Experience Gold Coast 2017

LEGO®  and Ryan McNaught have just announced, Brickman Experience will be heading to the Gold Coast for a strictly limited time from the 24th June until the 9th July 2017. Your kids are going to love this as much as you, with Brickman Experience comprised of over 5 million LEGO® bricks and Australia’s tallest LEGO® brick model! Ryan …

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Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium | Logan and Toowoomba 2017

Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium is coming to the Logan Entertainment Centre and the Empire Theatre in Toowmba in June 2017. Erth’s  Prehistoric Aquarium : The Ultimate Prehistoric Experience Anyone who saw Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo when it came to Brisbane 2 years ago will know how mind blowing and amazing any Erth’s show is. The puppets they …

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The Hundred and One Dalmatians | Brisbane June – September 2017

Brisbane Arts Theatre is excited to present The Hundred and One Dalmatians at the Brisbane Arts Theatre in June through to September 2017, just in time for the winter school holidays. The Hundred and One Dalmatians Relive the classic Disney movie during the school holidays as The Hundred and One Dalmatians takes to the stage at …

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Disney on Ice presents Frozen | Brisbane June/July 2017

Get excited Brisbane Kids, as Feld Entertainment brings Disney On Ice presents Frozen to Brisbane in time for the Winter school holidays 2017. Disney on Ice presents Frozen It’s official… “For the first time in forever” Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff and Sven will take to the ice and finally appear in  Disney On Ice presents …

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Dinosaur Train Live – A Rainforest Adventure | Brisbane June 2017

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. A MESSAGE FROM TICKETEK:  EVENT POSTPONED Zaccaria Touring, the promoter of Dinosaur Train Live!, regrets to advise that Dinosaur Train Live! A Rain Forest Adventure has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. Please be advised that all ticket holders will receive a full refund on their current tickets …

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Day Out With Thomas 2017 @ The Workshop Rail Museum | Ipswich June- July 2017

Get excited as the holiday favourite, Day Out With Thomas, returns from the 24th June – 9th July 2017 to the joy of Thomas the Tank Engine fans this year at The Workshop Rail Museum. Thomas is appearing at The Workshop Rail Museum these school holidays They’re back! Everyone’s favourite little blue engine and The …

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The Wiggles: Wiggle Around Australia Tour | June/July 2017

The Wiggles present The Wiggle Around Australia Tour at various venues around Queensland including Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan, Cleveland, Redcliffe, Toowoomba and the Gold Coast in June and July this year as they celebrate winning an ARIA, a new TV show and lots of wiggly success around the world. The Wiggles : Wiggle Around Australia Tour The …

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Mr Stink | Brisbane and Ipswich June/July 2017

CDP presents Mr Stink at Ipswich Civic Centre in June and QUT Garden’s Theatre in the June/July school holidays 2017. Mr Stink After the success of bringing The Tree House books to life, CDP are back again bring the award winning books by David Williams,  Mr Stink, to life live on stage. The show follows …

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Play School Live in Concert: Prince of Bears | Queensland June/July 2017

Presented by Kids Promotion in association with the  Australian Broadcasting Corporation,  Play School Live in Concert: Prince of Bears is touring Queensland in June and July 2017. Play School Prince of Bears Get ready to see your favourite television show brought to life live on stage by all of your Play School friends in Play …

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Horrible Harriet | Brisbane August/September 2017

CDP Theatre Productions presents Horrible Harriet at QUT Garden’s Theatre in August and September 2017 for a strictly limited season. Horrible Harriet After the success of bringing The Tree House books, The Gruffalo and Mr Stink to life, CDP Theatre Producers are back to bring the popular children’s book Horrible Harriet to life in a …

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DAN TDM On Tour | Brisbane September 2017

Andrew Kay and Endemol Shine UK are proud to announce that Dan TDM, one of the world’s biggest YouTubers, is returning to Australia in 2017 for a National tour which includes Brisbane in September 2017. Who is Dan TDM? While your Brisbane Kid will know exactly who Dan TDM is, here is a run down …

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Diary of a Wombat | September 2017

Monkey Baa presents Diary of a Wombat on a national tour and stopping in Queensland for a number of shows at various locations in September 2017. Diary of a Wombat The award winning picture book Diary of a Wombat, by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley is being brought to life in a beautiful stage play …

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Lah-Lah Having Fun! live in concert | September 2017

Get excited as Lah-Lah Having Fun! live in concert tours around Brisbane in September 2017. Lah-Lah Having Fun!   After performing to sell out crowds around Australia in 2015 and 2016, the award winning cast from the ABC KIDS TV series Lah-Lah’s Adventures are making their way back to Brisbane during their national tour. Starring …

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Monster Jam® in Brisbane | October 2017

Feld Entertainment presents Monster Jam® 2017, in Brisbane to open the national tour on October 7th 2017. Monster Jam® Australian Tour It’s the most intense family entertainment experience on the planet, and it’s coming to BRISBANE on October 7th! So, start your engines and prepare for Monster Jam® 2017, because this time around you won’t want to …

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Cirque Du Soleil : Toruk – The First Flight | Brisbane October 2017

Cirque Du Soleil presents Toruk – The First Flight at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in October 2017. CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: Toruk – The First Flight Get ready to be amazed as Cirque Du Soleil performs Toruk – The First Flight for the first time in Queensland. Toruk – The First Flight is the amazing result …

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert | Brisbane October 2017

To the delight of Harry Potter fans, The Queensland Symphony Orchestra will perform the music from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ™ live in concert at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on Saturday 7th October 2017. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ™ in Concert After the sell out success of Harry …

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Queensland Ballet’s The Nutcracker | Brisbane December 2017

The Queensland Ballet presents The Nutcracker at the Playhouse, QPAC in December 2017 in the lead up to Christmas. The Nutcracker Once again this Christmas the Queensland Ballet are carrying on the beautiful tradition of performing The Nutcracker, a festive ballet to entertain the whole family, during December. The Nutcracker is a everlasting ballet that follows Clara and …

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What to Expect at a Brisbane Play School Concert

Have you ever taken your Brisbane Kid to a Play School Concert? Or maybe you’re about to? We explain why seeing this iconic television show live in concert is a rite of passage for every child… An ABC TV Favourite If you grew up in Australia, you would undoubtedly have watched at least one episode …

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Where to see Pantomime in Brisbane

Pantomime is a wonderful activity for children that will bring stories alive for your Brisbane Kids. With its usually vibrant costumes, amusing characters and often interactive storylines, your child will delight in being a part of the pantomime. Brisbane has a number of theatres and groups that often pantomimes throughout the year – many providing …

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Is The Ballet Child Friendly?

If the number of ballet schools in Brisbane is anything to go by, this is a city that loves to dance! Whether they attend a formal dance class or simply spin around the lounge room in a tutu, many little girls find the experience of attending a professional ballet performance nothing short of magical. Traditional …

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