Brisbane Events Calendar

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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

The Storytellers

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

Step into The Storytellers and uncover the hidden histories, myths and tales of Brisbane as told by the contemporary writers of our city. Featuring new stories by Victoria Carless, Simon Cleary, Matthew […]


Brain Child

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe

Fun for the whole family, Brain Child celebrates the world of inventions! Pull the lever and witness a Rube Goldberg machine in action! These machines are made from a series […]


The Gifting Tree

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

‘The Gifting Tree’ brings together the work of Sonia Chitrakar, Archana Kumari and Kamta Tahed, three contemporary Indian artists who use bright colours, pattern and storytelling in different ways. Each […]


Brickman Wonders of the World

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane

Brickman Wonders of the World opens Friday 18 June at the Queensland Museum.    The excitement is building! Explore history’s greatest masterpieces, brought to life by LEGO® Certified Professional, and LEGO […]

City in the Sun

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

As Queensland’s gateway to the tropics, Brisbane has adopted imagery of all things subtropical over the last century, from frangipanis to pineapples and bikini-clad leisure-lovers. City in the Sun uncovers and […]


Lightplay for Kids

Ipswich Art Gallery d'Arcy Doyle Place (between Brisbane and Limestone Streets), Ipswich

Enter the dazzling world of LightPlay where children can explore their artistic potential in an interactive space created especially for them! Play with overhead projectors and illuminated light boxes and discover what […]


Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe

Patricia Piccinini is one of the most exciting and challenging Australian artists working today. Influenced by science, nature, fiction and the unconscious, Piccinini’s ongoing concern is the social impact and […]


Mini Beasts

Robina Town Centre 19 Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina, QLD

Mini Beasts is back at Robina Town Centre by popular demand after its dazzling debut in 2020, bringing with it the much-loved giant insect quartet, and dropping a brand-new entertainment […]


World Upside Down

HOTA 135 Bundall Rd,  Surfers Paradise

Discover secrets and surprises, where nature is not what it seems in World Upside Down, the first exhibition in HOTA's new Children’s Gallery. The young and young-at-heart can be curious […]


Messengers of Brisbane

Various Brisbane locations Queensland

By popular demand, Messengers of Brisbane, the glorious Gouldian Finches will fly back to Brisbane this September from 2 -25 September as part of Brisbane Festival 2021.  Created by internationally […]


Brisbane Festival

Various Brisbane locations Queensland

Brisbane Festival starts on Friday 3 September and continues into the first week of school holidays until Saturday 25 September, giving Brisbane Kids the opportunity to participate in the festivities. […]


Various Brisbane City Landmarks Geroge St, Brisbane

Brisbane City Council presents Springfinity exhibition featured across the city through the Outdoor Gallery program.   Music for your eyes Beautiful, bold and witty, Springfinity is a three-month outdoor art exhibition showing over 11 locations in […]


$5 Family Films at Limelight Cinemas Ipswich

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

It’s that time again – SCHOOL HOLIDAYS! And to celebrate the HUGE line up of family films to check out on the big screen, we’re bringing you $5 Movie Tickets! […]


Spring School Holidays at Museum of Brisbane

Museum of Brisbane Lv 3, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Brisbane

Spring into a new adventure at Museum of Brisbane these school holidays with non-stop family fun! With a fun adventure available every single day of the week, there’s so much […]

DRU Animal Rescue Farm Tours

DRU Animal Rescue 1374 Mount Cotton Road, Burbank

Loads of fun for the kids and supporting local rescue with 100% of proceeds going back into saving lives  Rescue Animal sanctuary tours are kid-friendly, “fun for everyone” tours that […]

When I Grow Up

Toombul Shopping Centre 1015 Sandgate Rd, Toombul

These holidays Toombul Shopping Centre is filling little hearts with big dreams. Kids will have the opportunity to be explore what they want to be when they’re all grown up […]


MOB Drop in Spring Workshops

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

The Museum of Brisbane has so many free drop in Spring workshops just for Brisbane Kids during the school holidays. From hands-on weaving workshops with guest artists to art exhibitions, […]


Make a Plant Pal

Museum of Brisbane Lv 3, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Brisbane

Make a new best frond with your very own Plant Pal at Museum of Brisbane's FREE workshop. Come and explore the latest exhibition City in the Sun and find inspiration […]


Kids Dig It! Medieval Family Fun

Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology 1-63 Abbey Place , Caboolture

Kids Dig It! is back these school holidays with Medieval family fun. Join us at the Abbey Museum for a week of hands on, educational fun for the whole family. […]

FQ Community Cup 2021

Sunshine Coast Football 462 Maroochydore Rd, Kuluin

The Community Cup is back in 2021 and will be held during the school holidays from 20 - 24 September on the Sunshine Coast.  The tournament brings together players, coaches […]

10:00 am - October 3. 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Carnival Fun

Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown Crn Calam and Compton Rd, Sunnybank Hills

Cue the fairy floss, the Carnival is rolling into Sunnybank Hills! Experience a pastel wonderland where kids can strike out their competition with skittles bowling, toss their way to a […]

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Photography workshop just for young people

Bribie Island Seaside Museum South Esplanade, Bongaree, Bribie Island

Join professional photographer, Katie Bennett from Embellysh Photography in a workshop where you can learn how to improve your photographic skills. Katie will guide you through camera settings, lighting and […]

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Young people only! Chill out and recharge session

Bribie Island Seaside Museum South Esplanade, Bongaree, Bribie Island

Drop in and check out what we have on offer, you might be surprised! Use the free wi-fi or recharge your phone (BYO charger) while you explore. The 100-year old […]


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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