Brisbane Events Calendar

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Sea Monsters: Prehistoric Ocean Predators

Queensland Museum Corner of Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Bank

While dinosaurs may have ruled the land, giant marine reptiles hunted the depths of the sea.   The Sea Monsters exhibition combines real fossils from millions of years ago, gigantic replicas including a 13m long Elasmosaurus and 9m Prognathdon, 180-degree immersive video that puts you right inside the action, hands-on interactives and much more.   […]

The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire

QAGOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

Discover a whole new perspective of The Motorcycle. Get your motor running… ‘The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire’ opens the throttle on the ground-breaking designs that shaped one of the most iconic objects the world has ever seen. Featuring radical concepts, record breakers and road icons, the fully-immersive exhibition showcases 100 of the greatest motorcycles ever […]

What is Different?

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

Museum of Brisbane is set to come alive this summer in a kaleidoscope of uninhibited creativity when the Gallery of Children’s Art (GoCA) collaborative exhibition What is Different? opens from 11 December 2020 – 31 January 2021. An interactive exhibition that celebrates creativity in the face of crisis, What is Different? showcases a collection of […]


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 thought-provoking artwork by children from Queensland, Vietnam and China, Big Voices takes you on a journey into these young artist's worlds, to see how they […]

Free - booking recommended

Jurassic Creatures Live

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

THE DINOSAURS ARE COMING... Jurassic Creatures is set to open for the very first time on the Gold Coast at Robina Town Centre. This original event has sold-out tours in both Melbourne and Adelaide and will be taking over Robina Town Centre this December and January. Jurassic Creatures is an exhibition which features over 30+ dinosaurs […]

Pixar Putt

Little Stanley Street SOUTH BANK Little Stanley Street, South Bank

Get ready to kick some serious putt when Pixar Putt returns to Brisbane this summer. Putt your way into the New Year at Pixar Putt on Little Stanley Street in South Bank from Thursday 31 December for a limited run until Sunday 7 February. Australia’s most exciting open-air mini golf experience is inspired by some […]

Inside The Orion – Brissy Special

Queensland Air Museum 7 Pathfinder Drive, Caloundra,

For those who missed out on the Orion open day, here is your second chance! The Queensland Air Museum will re-open the doors of the Orion to the public on January 23 and 24. This is a one-off opportunity to see what makes the Orion one of the RAAF’s most serviceable aircraft. The specialist Orion […]

Wind Tubes

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

Design and build your very own flying creation to test in the Wind Tubes. See your creation take flight and soar to the ceiling, and defy gravity by hovering high overhead… or just fall to the floor. It’s all about air and invention, with a little bit of mid-air mayhem. Wind Tubes is a hands-on exhibition that […]


Now Is The Time

GOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

Raquel Ormella invites children to speak up about climate change and the environment in her upcoming exhibition at the Children's Art Centre. Raquel highlights Australia's long history of environmental activism with a timeline featuring historical photos and posters. The exhibition also includes two videos made in collaboration with Junction Park State School students. In these […]

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Queensland Quiz

State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Bank

The giant mango is… Where? A group of pelicans is called a… What?! Calling trivia buff families with children of all ages for some interactive quiz fun! Queensland Quiz is no ordinary question and answer show. Be prepared to engage all your senses as we tackle State Library’s bonanza bank of Queensland factoids with big […]


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