Brisbane Events Calendar

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Island Fashion

Children's Art Centre, QAGOMA Stanley Place, Cultural Precinct, South Bank

Visit the Children's Art Centre to explore fashion and adornment through creative hands-on and multimedia activities created by artists from Australia and the Pacific especially for children and families. Join […]

Free

Bush Mechanics: The Exhibition

The Workshops Rail Museum North Street, North Ipswich

Based on the popular ABC television series co-created by David Batty and Francis Jupurrurla Kelly, and told through the show’s distinctive brand of humour, this exhibition showcases the ingenuity of […]

Pocket Placards

Museum of Brisbane Level 3, Brisbane City Hall (Adelaide and Ann Street), Brisbane

Can small acts of resistance create big change? Artist Rachael Haynes uses these ideas in her interactive installation Threads of Resistance, drawing from language to capture the many voices of contemporary […]

Free

**CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**High Rotation

Museum of Brisbane Level 3, Brisbane City Hall (Adelaide and Ann Street), Brisbane

Get a backstage pass to three epic decades of Brisbane’s incredible music scene from 1989 to 2019, as High Rotation reveals a snapshot of how popular music in Brisbane exploded […]

Victoria Park Christmas Putt Putt

Victoria Park 309 Herston Road , Brisbane

Christmas lovers you better brace your elves because Victoria Park’s renowned Putt Putt is turning into the ultimate Christmas wonderland this festive season from Thursday, 14th November until Christmas Eve […]

Finding Santa

Various Ipswich Locations

Santa and his helpers are hiding in Ipswich! Can you find them all? Catch a glimpse of Rudolph waiting for a bus, watch as Dasher and his mates graze and […]

Free

The Nutcracker Christmas Window Displays

Wynnum Plaza Shopping Centre 2021 Wynnum Road , Wynnum

Wynnum Plaza will be brought to life with the exclusive Christmas window displays of the children’s classic tale of The Nutcracker. These international Christmas windows have never been seen in […]

Free

Do You Bee-lieve?

Do You Bee-lieve? 57 Bulcock Street, Caloundra

Get ready Bee-lievers, because for the first time ever, Visual Display Artist Jule Barten and Original Doll Artist Chris Boston have brought their Magical Christmas Wonderland Exhibition to the Sunshine […]

A Christmas Carol

QPAC, Playhouse Corner Grey and Melbourne St, South Bank

Experience a Christmas tradition cherished each year by families all over the world. This Christmas season, Charles Dickens’ classic tale of compassion, forgiveness and redemption is brought to magical life […]

The Enchanted Garden

Roma Street Parkland Roma Street, Brisbane

Back bigger than ever in 2019 due to it's popularity, the Enchanted Garden is a not to be missed Christmas activity for all Brisbane families. The whole family can wander […]

Free

Storytime with the Sugar Plum Fairy

Wynnum Plaza Shopping Centre 2021 Wynnum Road , Wynnum

Experience the Nutcracker Windows and join the Sugar Plum Fairy for a very special reading of the full Christmas Tale of The Nutcracker by E.T.A Hoffmann and illustrated by Valeria […]

Free

**CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**Spiders – The Exhibition

Queensland Museum Corner of Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Bank

Explore the fascinating world of spiders, one of the most formidable and often feared creatures in Australia at Spiders- The Exhibition. Queensland Museum's newest exhibition will allow Brisbane families to […]

The Gold Lotto City Hall Lights 

King George Square 226 George Street, BRISBANE

Make sure you do not miss the Gold Lotto City Hall Light Spectacular. This is an amazing and beautiful show that will entertain all ages, and is guaranteed to put […]

Free

**CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE** Below the Tide Line

Children's Art Centre, QAGOMA Stanley Place, Cultural Precinct, South Bank

Presented in conjunction with GOMA’s ‘Water’ exhibition (7 December 2019 – 26 April 2020), 'Below the Tide Line' has been developed in collaboration with Erub Arts, Marion Gaemers and Lynnette […]

Free

The Rotary Santa Sleigh

Streets around Ashgrove and The Gap

Continuing a 40-year tradition, the Rotary Santa Sleigh will be in The Gap for seven nights from Saturday 7th till Friday 13th December 2019. Access the map here SantaSleigh_AreaMap2019 The […]

Free

**CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**Water

GOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

This summer in Brisbane is all about finding somewhere cool to spend the day, surrounded by water. If that sounds like paradise, QAGOMA’s latest summer blockbuster has incredible experiences to […]

Ongoing
10:00 am - December 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The Celebrity Animal Exhibition

surfers paradise centre 2 Cavill Ave, Sufers Paradise

Three of the world’s most famous celebrities are coming to Surfers Paradise – albeit in bronze form and with the heads of animals. Globally renowned artistic duo Gillie and Marc […]

Free
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Patching Perfection

Adderton: house & heart of mercy 547 Ann Street, Brisbane

Teenagers and their Grandparents, Parents or Carers will love working together to make a perfect patch from recycled denim led by Jane Milburn of Textile Beat. Create your very own […]

We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. If you know of a change or cancellation then please do let us know at [email protected].

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