Brisbane Events Calendar

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APT10 Kids

GOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

APT10 Kids features seven projects by artists from across the Asia Pacific region that celebrate inclusion and diversity, and the importance of collaboration and community. Children and their families can engage with these themes through hands-on making and multimedia activities, artwork displays and large-scale installations. The first three projects open 25 September in the Children’s […]

Free

Play

Bribie Island Seaside Museum South Esplanade, Bongaree, Bribie Island

Remember the fun of playing quoits, skittles, dominoes or even Hula Hoops and Twister? These summer holidays, Bribie Island Seaside Museum will be a fun-filled hands-on game space for all ages. Put the screens away - accept the challenge, test your skills, and reconnect. Playing the games of childhoods past, there’s always something for everyone. […]

Free

The 80s

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe

The 80s were filled with bright fashion, major events and stunning growth for the Sunshine State. The Commonwealth Games and Expo 88 were on a scale never seen before and captured the atmosphere of Brisbane, a city on the rise. So pop a tape in the boombox and revisit the fun and fabulousness of the […]

Free

Green Screen

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine

What matters to you? Is it koala habitats, swimming in clean waterways or saving the bees? Moreton Bay’s young people are speaking out and sharing their thoughts about the local environment. Using stop-motion animation, assembled sculpture and poster making, Green screen will present their concerns and ideas about human impact on the environment. Learn from […]

Free

Summer Reading Club

Local Public Libraries and Online Queensland

Join Summer Reading Club with your family and enjoy free and fun entertainment over the holidays! Uncover tales of mystery, intrigue and discovery as you complete reading challenges that let you enjoy stories in unique and exciting ways, while building on knowledge and skills learned over the school year. Don't forget to jump online to […]

Michelle Vine: Soft Touch

Caboolture Regional Art Gallery 4 Hasking St, Caboolture

Enter a world of furry forests, cosy bathtubs and embraceable artworks. Over summer, Michelle Vine will transform the gallery into an immersive exhibition where play and touch are highly encouraged. Michelle Vine is a contemporary installation artist whose practice centres on creating accessible and inclusive artworks that utilise human touch. Exhibition developed by Moreton Bay […]

Free

JamFactory Icon Tom Moore: Abundant Wonder

Caboolture Regional Art Gallery 4 Hasking St, Caboolture

Immerse yourself in the fantastical world of Tom Moore. One of Australia's leading glass artists, Moore’s masterful handling of the medium results in imaginative and playful sculptures and environments. Hybrid creatures, automobiles and warped plants all combine to make an immersive exhibition that examines our relationships to the world around us. JamFactory Icon Tom Moore: […]

Free

The Storytellers: Next Chapter

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

The Storytellers: Next Chapter will see creativity, colour and crafting chaos take over the Museum of Brisbane's  The Storytellers exhibition when The Storytellers: Next Chapter this summer! Step inside a life-size storybook and fill MoB’s exhibition with colour in this one-of-a-kind interactive museum experience. Be transported to a riot of art, history and fun as MoB let […]

Tales and Trails at Ipswich Nature Centre

Ipswich Nature Centre, Queens Park Goleby Avenue, Ipswich

Follow the Trail, Read a Tale, Have an Adventure! Discover The Little Queenslanders' Alphabet Book written by Sally Scudamore and illustrated by Sophie Beer as you follow the trail through the Ipswich Nature Centre. Find the pages around the centre as you learn about unique Queensland places and animals. Visit the Queens Park Environmental Education […]

Free

Lifeline Bookfest **CANCELLED)

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Merivale St, South Brisbane

**Lifeline Bookfest Brisbane has been cancelled**  With free entry and book prices starting at $2.50, you’ll find all kinds of fiction, non-fiction, biographies, textbooks, magazines (2 for $1), puzzles, games, CDs, DVDs and special rare finds. Plus, you’ll save with every book – every book you buy helps support the 24-hour 13 11 14 Lifeline […]

Free

Mini Dinosaur and Fairy Garden Workshop

Ripley Town Centre 676-722 Ripley Road, Ripley

Get creative these school holidays with Mini Dinosaur and Fairy Garden Workshop which are free and fun interactive workshops! Children aged 4 and up will have fun putting together different elements to create their own mini dinosaur or fairy garden to take home. WHEN: 18 & 19 January TIMES: 10am, 10:45am, 11:30am. Each session is […]

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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