Brisbane Events Calendar

Find things to do and events especially for families in Brisbane & South-East Queensland on the Brisbane Kids event 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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Queens Park Toowoomba Margret St, East Toowoomba

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers will bloom in 2021 from Wednesday 1st to Thursday 30th September 2021. Plans are in place to ensure Toowoomba is blooming beautifully for all of September with […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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 […]

Free

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. […]

Springfinity

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 […]

Free

Swell

Currumbin Beach Pacific Parade, Currumbin,

Experience a wondrous display of up to 55 sculptures created by artists from Australia and abroad in the 19th annual our signature exhibition, SWELL Sculpture Festival, along Currumbin Beach 10-19 […]

Free

Halloween Putt Putt

Victoria Park 309 Herston Road , Brisbane

Get ready for a Halloween Scare at Victoria Park’s spooktacularly decorated Putt Putt course from 17 September - 31 October.  You’ll be creeping it real with feature holes including Pumpkin […]

$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! […]

$5

All About Animals | Workshops Rail Museum

The Workshops Rail Museum North Street, North Ipswich

Science on Track  The Workshops Rail Museum is encouraging natural curiosity in kids these school holidays! Saturday 18 September – Monday 4 October Week One: All about animals Saturday 18 – […]

Strawberry & Dessert Festival

Sandstone Point Hotel 1800 Bribie Island Road, Sandstone Point

The Strawberry Festival you know and love is back in 2021 and it just got even sweeter! Introducing… The Strawberry & Dessert Festival on Saturday 18th September 2021.  Did you […]

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 […]

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Plant Market

Roma Street Parkland Roma Street, Brisbane

Head along to the Celebration Lawn at Roma Street Parkland and experience a Spring plant market.    Weave through a selection of market stalls hawking plants, accessories, flora themed homewares and […]

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Buy from the Bush Qld Festival at Summerland Camels

Summerland Camels 8 Charles Chauvel Drive,, Harrisville

Come and support regional and rural businesses, families and makers from around Queensland!   Experience the best of a boutique country market while you eat fantastic food, have a great […]

10:00 am - 3:00 pm Recurring

Bugs on the menu

Bribie Island Seaside Museum South Esplanade, Bongaree, Bribie Island

Are you brave enough to try eating insects during our Bug Tasting Days? Sample a delicious cricket corn chip, flavoured roasted BBQ cricket or lemon myrtle mealworm. Packed with protein, […]

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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