The Brisbane Magazine for Families

Brisbane Kids Magazine

For families in Brisbane, ‘The Official Guide to Child-friendly Brisbane’ is an invaluable source of information on everything that’s happening in and around Brisbane in a handy A5 Brisbane Magazine for Families. Released quarterly, with editions focusing on Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, the team at Brisbane Kids can ensure that Brisbane families are being kept aware of the most relevant and up-to-date details on all the awesome happenings in and around our wonderful city.

What it’s all about

Being the Brisbane Kids official magazine, ‘The Official Guide to Child-friendly Brisbane’ is all about celebrating childhood, having fun, creating memories and getting out there in the amazing community of Brisbane. As with everything we do at Brisbane Kids, our guide aims to provide accurate, quality and inspiring child- and community-focussed information to help local and visiting families get the most out of what’s on offer in Brisbane. Our guide features upcoming events, exciting activities and fun things to do. It covers after-school and weekend term-time activities, as well as awesome holiday workshops, classes and more. It’s a colourful and vibrant magazine, packed with all you need to know to find the best things to do in the upcoming season, the school holidays and beyond! What’s more it’s completely FREE!

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What’s inside

Inside ‘The Official Guide to Child-friendly Brisbane’, you can expect to find interesting and informative segments offering inspiration to help make family life in Brisbane exciting and fun-filled. The magazine often features many of the following regular segments:

Editor’s welcome

This segment is a lovely introduction from owner, curator and editor of Brisbane Kids, Ngaire, who loves to share what’s happening, what’s new and what you need to know about this season.

Featured place

Our featured place segment showcases one of Brisbane’s most spectacular places to visit with kids. This is a great way to let people know about a must-visit place in or around Brisbane that they will love to explore with their kids, and to share detailed information with them about the place and all the amazing things they can see and do there.

Our picks

This segment features our top picks of the best events and activities for this season’s school holidays. From sports clinics and craft workshops to shows and festivals, there is guaranteed to be something to keep every kid entertained these school holidays! (For all upcoming events, visit our Events Calendar here.)

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Free events

Here in Brisbane, we are so lucky to have many exciting FREE events held all around the city. Typically featuring fun activities in local libraries and great council events in parks and gardens, this segment brings you the best of what’s on offer for families for FREE this season.


Our always-popular and eagerly-awaited Coupons segment is a mine of money-saving offers for Brisbane families. With a huge array of coupons on offer, we can save you money on a wide variety of awesome things, such as entrance fees to local attractions, fun activities, sports, classes, refreshments, shopping, and more!

Featured activity

Our featured activity presents one of the really unique and special activities that can be done in our amazing area. We share full details of where the activity can be done, who it’s suitable for, useful information and helpful tips!

Brisbane Kids review

We give an in-depth review into one or more of this season’s most popular events, from interesting exhibitions to family-friendly shows. This is a great opportunity to get a deeper insight into what fun things an event involves, who will love it the most, and how to get the most out of your outing.

Wow playgrounds

Brisbane Kids is famous for finding and showcasing the playgrounds in Brisbane that have the biggest wow factor! This segment gives you a taste of some of the best play spaces we have to offer in Brisbane and is great inspiration for exciting outings, catch ups or play dates with the kids.

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Brisbane Kids’ followers know that Brisbane Kids only gives limited, exclusive and quality referrals, so the few adverts you see featured in our guide are of relevance and interest to our readers. This a great way for readers to find out about local businesses and for local businesses to attract their target audience of Brisbane families. If you want to advertise in the Brisbane Kids Magazine then email [email protected]

Fun beyond the holidays

In this segment we share the best upcoming events and activities outside of the school holidays. The Brisbane calendar of events is always full of fun things to do and we make sure you and your little ones don’t miss out on the must-do activities of this season! (For all upcoming events, visit our Events Calendar here.)

Exploring Brisbane

This segment focuses on a cool spot for families to explore in the Brisbane area. It gives an insight into what you can do there and handy hints to help you get the most out of your visit. We love to inspire families to get out and explore our amazing area and discover new places together!


We feature the latest family movies coming out in Brisbane during this quarter that kids are sure to love!

Latest edition

You can see a full copy of the Brisbane Kids Guide to Summer 2016, the Brisbane Kids Guide to Spring 2016, the Winter 2016 edition and the Autumn 2016 edition of ‘The Official Guide to Child-friendly Brisbane’.

To receive a link to the next copy, you can sign up to the Brisbane Kids newsletter here or subscribe via ISSUU

To advertise in ‘The Official Guide to Child-friendly Brisbane’ or to feature a coupon for your local business, call 0410 381 952 or email [email protected]

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Brisbane Kids is the official guide to child friendly Brisbane- Events, Activities and Things to do.