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 […]

**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 […]

**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

**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 […]

Summer Days at the Museum

The Workshops Rail Museum North Street, North Ipswich

Make tracks to the Museum these summer school holidays for Summer Days at The Workshops Rail Museum. Get hands on with Under Construction, experience what it's like being a mechanic […]

Summer Festival at State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland Cultural Centre, Stanley Place, South Bank

Brisbane Kids can join the State Library of Queensland for a summer of fun at their annual Summer Festival! With activities for children of all ages, there will be something […]

The Big Wedgie

Broadwater Parklands Marine Parade, Southport

The Big Wedgie returns to Broadwater Parklands these school holidays  and will comprise of four great attractions - The Big Wedgie waterslide, The Just Right Wedgie waterslide, The Little Wedgie […]

MoB Summer Holiday Program

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

Spark your child’s curiosity and creativity with MoB Kids hands-on art and design workshops inspired by Museum of Brisbane’s (MoB) current exhibitions High Rotation and New Woman this summer. Each […]

Limelight Cinemas $6 Kids Tickets

Limelight Cinemas Ipswich Riverlink Shopping Centre , Cnr Downs Street and The Terrace, North Ipswich

Limelight Cinemas Ipswich has $6 kids tickets to selected family films these holidays. See SPIES IN DISGUISE, FROZEN 2, SHAUN THE SHEEP: FARMAGEDDON and more. $6 Kids popcorn and drink […]

Big Voices: Children’s Art Matters Exhibition

State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Bank

Big Voices celebrates the power of children to express themselves through art and features paintings and drawings from the renowned Dr Barbara Piscitelli AM Children’s Art Archive. Showcasing beautiful and […]

Free - booking recommended

Free Wave Rider and Sand Art

Ipswich Riverlink Shopping Centre Crn Downs St and The Terrace , Ipswich

Join Riverlink  for 8 days of Free Beach Fun from Saturday 18th January – Saturday 25th January at Ipswich Riverlink Shopping Centre!  Brisbane Kids cab test their skills riding the […]

Free

Lego Ninjago Zone

Strathpine Centre 295 Gympie Road, Brisbane

Let your imagination run FREE with lego! Who can build the tallest tower? Challenge your friends with your Spinjitzu power and practice your nunchuck skills! Lego Ninjago Zone When: 18 […]

Free

Lifeline Bookfest

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Cnr Merivale & Glenelg Streets, South Bank

Grab a bargain at Queensland’s largest second-hand book sale featuring 4.5 km of tables with millions of books, magazines, puzzles, DVD’s, CD’s, board games and much more Lifeline Bookfest When: […]

Free

Minions Craft Village

Forest Lake Shopping Centre 235 Forest Lake Boulevard, FOREST LAKE

The Minions Craft Village is coming to Forest Lake Shopping Centre! Get crafty and join us for puppet making fun! Best of all, it’s completely free and no bookings are […]

Free

Paw Patrol live shows and Meet and Greet

Peninsular Fair Shopping Centre 272 Anzac Avenue, Kippa Ring

Get ready for a ruff ruff rescue this January as Fire Dog Marshall and Police Pup Chase from PAW Patrol help save the day this January! Paw Patrol Live Shows […]

Free

The Smurfs Craft Village

Victoria Point Shopping Centre Crn Bunker and Cleveland-Redland Bay Rd, Victoria Point

Let your little Smurfs get creative as they decorate a pencil case in time for back to school at The Smurfs Craft Village. PLUS the first 50 children to participate […]

Free

‘Here I Am’ Self-Portrait Workshops

Sunnybank Hills Shopping Town Crn Calam and Compton Rd, Sunnybank Hills

Join Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown for some hands-on fun! Children are invited to the 'Here I Am' Self-Portrait Workshops a Project from QPAC’s Out of the Box Festival where children are […]

Free

Lunar New Year at Queen Street Mall

Queen Street Mall Queen Street, Brisbane

Queen Street Mall will come alive with a celebration of Chinese culture including traditional performances such as traditional Chinese dance performance, an exhilarating group dance using bamboo poles, and the […]

Free

BrisAsia Festival

Various Brisbane locations

Expect to see dancing dragons, lanterns, festivals of colour, cultural performances, delicious food and more over 3 weeks as the BrisAsia Festival allows Brisbane Kids to experience Brisbane’s diverse Asian […]

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Carrot Man

Seven Hills Hub 28 Tallowwood Street, Seven Hills

Linsey Pollak is “Carrot Man”. He didn’t want to be “Carrot Man” but the name sort of stuck (that’s what happens when a video with you drilling out a carrot […]

Free

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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