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Brisbane is home to a variety of live music and entertainment in a number of venues across the city, along with some major festivals, carnivals, sporting and community events that everyone will enjoy. To see what's on in Brisbane this month, browse through the list of events below. You can skip ahead to view events that are held later in the year, and can see what's happening this month by clicking Calendar View.

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2017 Events

Regular Events

Occurs every week on Friday

So What is Kirtan? ... Kirtan is the singing of ancient Vedic mantras, spiritually uplifting songs, prayers and the Sacred Names of the Supreme. Rather than being a type of performance, Kirtan is a journey of self discovery. ...   ... This ancient yogic practice was traditionally accompanied with Indian instruments. In the hands and voices of...

14 February - 14 November
Occurs second Tuesday of every month

"Fully Made Up!" is Jenny Wynter's new improvised cabaret show, where she plays a veteran cabaret performer performing all of her greatest glittering career hits in a night of stories and songs, monologues and memories ...which are all inspired by your suggestions. ... With the eclectic vintage decor of Woolloongabba's "Can You...

11 March - 27 May
Occurs every week on Saturday

Rest your Body, Rest your Energy, Rest your Mind ... You will be taken throuh Dzogchen meditatin practices and learn new skills on how to calm and focus the mind. ... Through the practice of mindfulness and meditation, we learn to be more present in what we are doing. We are less distracted and have less judgement of what we feel and experience. .....

22 March - 30 August
Occurs every week on Wednesday

Come on a walk around Brisbane Powerhouse with award-winning actors Therese Collie and Tim Mullooly as they tell the fascinating story of Brisbane as captured in the words of its great writers– from Steele Rudd to David Malouf, from the defining poetry of Oodgeroo Noonuccal to the songs of The Go-Betweens and more! ... Against the backdrop of...

Occurs every week on Wednesday

Hump day got you down? You need a laugh, and make it a double. Join local comedy favourites ImproMafia for a night of free improvised hilarity at one of Brisbane’s most dynamic venues. ... Free every Wednesday at Upper Roma Street’s Beetle Bar, Double Shot Impro is two engaging, spontaneous shows in one. In the first half, Brisbane&rsqu...

Occurs every week on Friday

The Mantra Room at West End offers a vibrant mix of music styles combined with sacred yoga chant in a relaxed, enchanting atmosphere.  Featured kirtan leaders include Jayadharma, a popular yoga teacher whose smokey jazz influenced kirtan will have you tapping your feet and your voice soaring in response; Gayatri, with a melodic and captivating...

Occurs every week on Wednesday

The Mantra Room at West End offers a vibrant mix of music styles combined with sacred yoga chant in a relaxed, enchanting atmosphere.  Featured kirtan leaders include Jayadharma, a popular yoga teacher whose smokey jazz influenced kirtan will have you tapping your feet and your voice soaring in response; Gayatri, with a melodic and captivating...

19 April - 13 May
Occurs every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Brisbane audiences are fortunate to have the opportunity to view photographs taken directly from the battlefields of Gallipoli. ... From 19 April to 14 May Aspire Gallery in Paddington will host a World War l photographic exhibition featuring the photos taken by Australian soldier Harold Emanuel Collins. ... While the images captured by many of tod...

19 April - 13 May
Occurs every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Every year, Aspire runs an Open Call Photography Exhibition – ‘SNAP- to give Photographers a space and chance to showcase their unique styles and skills with Photography. ... ‘SNAP is an open them Group Exhibition for anybody who manipulates or captures photographs. The only requirement is that a camera needs to have been incorpor...

24 April - 8 May

Brisbane's Grand Central Hotel on Ann Street, opposite the shrine of Remembrance will be unveiling a large art display on the facade of the hotel for two weeks. Hundreds of larger than life poppies, that move with the wind, have been constructed by school children from a variety of Brisbane schools. The Hotel, a living reminder of a grand age of gl...

May Events

1-28 May

This May Arthritis Queensland are encouraging everyone and anyone to set themselves a movement challenge and raise funds to help end the pain of arthritis. ... Move it in May is for everyone – no matter what fitness level you are, or what type of movement you prefer. Participants have the freedom to choose a physical activity that challenges...

1 May

Warm up with a bonfire bonanza, Saturday 13 May at Wamuran Sports Complex. Enjoy free live music from artists Jesse Davis and Ruby Gilbert, peruse food stalls and settle down by the fire for a relaxing evening of family fun.This free event is proudly presented by Moreton Bay Regional Council and proudly supported by Councillor Adrian Raedel.

3 May

You won’t want to miss this comprehensive review of what President Trump has accomplished over his first 100 days in office, with pertinent analysis of how it will affect you here in Australia. Our panel of select U.S. experts will share their views on President Trump’s impact on America, and on the rest of the world. Learn about his ca...

3-7 May

Part Latin-lover, part human pleasure-machine, Poncho Orange is on an eternal quest for belonging.. The good kind of belonging, if you know what I mean?Poncho Orange is a wild mix of clowning, dancing and physical comedy. Flowing through the audience with his hypnotic and sensual moves, Dani Cabs delicately and innocently leads uson an unforgettabl...

4-13 May
Occurs every week on Thursday, Friday & Saturday

PRESENTED BY PLAYLAB IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BRISBANE POWERHOUSE ... When a woman finds scars left by her ex-boyfriend of many years ago etched into her bones, she begins a turbulent journey to unpack her past and discover how he got under her skin.  ... Based on the true story of two teenagers' romance as it blossoms then warps in heat of bustlin...

5 May

The diverse talents and abilities of the Beach Boyz have combined to form a 100% live experience that brings to life the sights and sounds of the legendary Beach Boys.For more than a decade The Beach Boyz have performed and honed the unmistakable five part vocal harmonies of the original Beach Boys to the standard of Brian Wilson. The result is a m...

5 May

Kristina Olsen is one of the most entertaining and compelling performers on the international acoustic circuit. A superb multi-instrumentalist (acoustic guitar, steel-body slide guitar, saxophone, concertina, banjo, mandolin and piano) as well as an award-winning songwriter with a big bluesy voice, Kristina has audiences around the world coming bac...

6 May

Join us at our inaugural bike expo to find out more about specialised bikes and cycles that make cycling possible for all. We invite anyone to come along, children through to adults who have thought about cycling and haven’t known where to start or what help is available. ... The event will showcase a range of specialised bikes and cycles des...

7 May

How to Win at Life and Captivate People ...   ... Hello Goddess! Are you ready to let go of your fears and take a confident step towards becoming the best version of yourself?... ... Australia’s Queen of Cheeky Glamour is visiting Brisbane (May 7, 2017) and is going to show you how to be fabulous and fearless, whilst having fun doing it...

7 May

In a topsy turvy, often chaotic world, meditation can help you to find a place of stillness, serenity and peace within. ... During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Gayatri, Anah, Kelly, Angela and Murari are all long term practitioners of kirtan and through the...

10-14 May

Join award-winning, Venezuelan Calypso-loving Juan Vesuvius, for a show that’s part music lesson, part dance party. ... Prepare to learn all there is to know about Calypso music courtesy of Juan, his two turntables, maracas and his beautiful hand-made shirt. After just an hour of Juan’s absurdist comedy, you’ll walk away with much...

12 May

In a topsy turvy, often chaotic world, meditation can help you to find a place of stillness, serenity and peace within. Through meditation we learn to manage life's challenges in a practical way. During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Meditation is very powerf...

12 May

Positioning Queensland to be the Startup State of Australia ... Partnering with Queensland’s Chief Entrepreneur, Mark Sowerby, our panel ofexperts were especially selected to delve into entrepreneurship and discussQueensland's strategy of attracting, developing and retaining entrepreneurs tomake Queensland the Startup State of Australia. ......

13 May

Destination Blues is Queensland's own musical, steam train experience.  An unforgettable adventure that takes passengers (return) from Roma Street, Brisbane to the Glass House Mountains Region, Beerwah. Destination Blues will furnish passengers on one of Queensland Rail's most cherished historical steam trains.  ... On board the stu...

14 May

Mum will love you all the more when you treat her to a spectacular Mother’s Day breakfast on the water. Mum will enjoy a scrumptious breakfast buffet featuring all her favourites – eggs, bacon, pastries and more. Enjoy breakfast in the heart of Brisbane City on board the Kookaburra Queens. PRICE: Adults $49 Kids (4-12 years) $29 Infa...

14 May

Spoil your Mum with a spectacular day on the water this Mother’s Day. ... Boarding one of Brisbane’s most iconic vessels, your family will enjoy amazing views of this magnificent city to the sounds of live jazz, playing throughout the lunch cruise. ... PLUS Every Mother will receive a glass of sparkling on arrival! ...   ... INCLUD...

14 May

Show your Mum just how much she means to you with a spectacular City Lights Dinner Cruise this Mother’s Day. ... A unique way to say thanks to Mum, the entire family can enjoy a delicious Seasonal Contemporary Buffet, live entertainment and the glittering sights of Brisbane. ...   ... INCLUDES: ... • Seasonal Contemporary Buffet &bu...

14 May

Celebrate Mother's Day with free entertainment at George Willmore Park. Enjoy live music from Lennon Bosschieter, Ruby Gilbert and Brett Whitmore.This event is part of Hills Festival being held May 5-27. It is proudly presented by Moreton Bay Regional and supported by Councillor Matt Constance.

14 May

Treat Mum to a contemporary Japanese lunch or dinner at the award-winning Sake Restaurant & Bar. ... With a new menu by Chef Neil Perry, Mum will enjoy delectable new dishes like Hiramasa kingfish with soy dressing, house made lime & jalapeno kosho as well as Cape Grim Short Rib Bo Ssam wrapped in baby gem lettuce and all her favourite sash...

17-21 May

Physical comedians Barnie Duncan and Dani Cabs join forces for the first official time to bring you their tribute to one of the greatest movies about death ever made, Weekend at Bernie's, although this show is called Weekend at Barnie's (for obvious reasons). Using the 80's cult film as a launch-pad, Cabs and Duncan bring to life…more l...

17 May

Grab your favourite teddy and head down to Jamieson Park for a picnic! Enjoy free rides, face painting, stage shows and an animal farm, as well as a range of market stalls and food options for purchase. ... This event is proudly presented by Moreton Bay Regional Council and hosted by Councillor James Houghton and Councillor Koliana Winchester.

18 May

Early bird ticket:Best Seats with 20% off until 20 Oct, click here for booking: https://ticketing.qpac.com.au/event_dates/yiuma_17?_ga=1.148742580.240895498.1474337835 ...   ... Yiruma is a Korean contemporary classical musician who combines melodious Korean compositions with inspiration and emotion. ... Yiruma’s musical journey began at...

18 May

The St Margaret's Professional Women's Network is a quarterly breakfast function for community members to share, support and be inspired. The guest speaker for the second event of 2017 is Catherine O'Sullivan, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Pathways and Partnerships at Bond University.  ... Catherine has built her career on developing, implementing...

20-21 May

Epic New Venue, New Course ... The 2017 Tough Mudder season -Presented by Merrell-will kick off with a brand new location, new course and new challenges. Located at the home of the Woodford Folk Festival (Woodfordia) we've got rolling hills, epic valleys and thick back-forests all lined up ready for our Mudders. Experience the rush of Tough Mu...

20 May

FREE Open day! Yes, you read right.  ... In the spirit of generosity and friendship we invite you to experience the wonderful benefits of a yoga lifestyle at our beautiful centre conveniently located in West End. ... At ASMY we take a holistic approach to yoga. Yoga isn’t just an exercise system, it is far more, so we&rsqu...

20 May

Scouts Queensland are proud to be providing  The Big Scout Adventure supporting Hummingbird House, Queensland’s only children’s hospice, on Saturday 20 May at Seventh Brigade Park, (near Kidspace), Chermside. ... Hummingbird House provides short break stays, family wellbeing services, creative therapies, and care at the end of life...

21 May

Rotary Fun Run/ Walk - for Charity Sunday 22 May 2016: Rocks Riverside Park- 5 Counihan St,  Seventeen Mile Rocks 4073 - Brisbane Distance: 1km Kids Dash (10 yrs & Under), 5km Walk / Run, 10km Run /Walk   ... Fun Run Brisbane. A shady course that is in a beautiful park alongside the Brisbane River. Enjoy a traffic free Fun Run wi...

21 May

On Sunday 21st May, more than 25,000 people and their dogs will walk in Queensland to show their support for animals in need. The Million Paws Walk event is a great day out for the whole family featuring live entertainment, competitions, delicious food stalls, giveaways and lots more! All dogs regardless of breed, age or size are welcome – as...

21 May

During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Soft candle light and an exciting, yet ambient atmosphere sets the scene these world renowned musicians take us on an acoustic kirtan journey to inner peace and satisfaction. ... The kirtan will be a wonderful mix of mel...

21 May

On Sunday 21st May 2017 we will be celebrating the 24th Annual Brisbane Harley Owners Group Charity Ride in support of Muscular Dystrophy Queensland. Up to 120 dedicated riders from the Brisbane Harley Owners Group will be ready to take pillions on an exhilarating day trip through winding roads and picturesque mountains.

22 May

Come see the official opening of the Humpybong & Community Shared Playground!Free sausage sizzle to follow by Humpybong State School P&C Association.The playground incorporates 150 activities including a large timber climbing frame, forts, slides, spinning tops, swings and hopscotch. It can be accessed by the community outside school hours,...

23-24 May

International comedy star, David Strassman, will have audiences in stitches with his hilarious brand new show “iTedE”.  ... iTedE is an uproarious take on our technology-laden lives. The sharp-tongued Chuck Wood and loveable Ted E. Bare have been thrust into the world of social media, constantly on their iPads and iPhones, not inte...

25 May

Are you a Business Leader / CEO’s / Entrepreneurs looking new way to grow your business? ... You are struggling to beat price driven marketplace?Want to put your area of expertise to work for youLooking how to monetise from your new idea? ... After presented at a variety of technology and entrepreneur conferences, throughout many different co...

25 May

... ★ What the Health ★ is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning Cowspiracy. ... This new film follows the journey of intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the harmful impacts of industrial animal foods on our personal health and wider community.  ... Audiences will be shocked to...

26 May

All ages are welcome to enjoy the fabulous talent of this remarkable and loveable band. No words can describe the enjoyment this group of army folk brings to the Cultural Centre. Their enthusiasm is spell binding, their talent remarkable.

26 May

LifeTec is hosting a workshop for clinicians who are prescribers of Electronic Assistive Technology (E.A.T.) Join us for a full day of exploring new and emerging technologies, current evidence, and sharing stories around the use of electronic AT to enable participation.

27 May

Destination Blues is Queensland's own musical, steam train experience.  An unforgettable adventure that takes passengers (return) from Roma Street, Brisbane to the Glass House Mountains Region, Beerwah. Destination Blues will furnish passengers on one of Queensland Rail's most cherished historical steam trains.  ... On board the stu...

27 May

The Beggars, “the best Australian vocal band since The Seekers”, present SING! a cabaret tribute to the great vocal groups in the last century. ... Sing along with irresistible hits from Peter Paul and Mary, The Mamas and the Papas, The Seekers, The Weavers, The Bee Gees, The Chordettes, The Mariners, The Beggars and many more masterpie...

27 May

Come & party with us! All classes, all free, all day long! Dance & Fitness for kids & adults + Free performance + Competitions & give aways on the day! ... Maximo Dance Studio, a dance school and now also a fitness facility for children & adults, has a new beautiful home! To celebrate the move we are throwing a party with a whol...

27 May

The 1967 Referendum changed the Australian constitution, with a record breaking ‘yes’ vote to count Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the census for the first time. On the 50th anniversary of the Referendum, come to State Library of Queensland to reflect on its historic and contemporary significance. Enjoy inspired t...

28 May

Dayboro Day Festival ... Since 1991 this festival has grown to attract over 20,000 visitors to our beautiful country town. Dayboro is located at the foot of the D'Aguilar Ranges, 21 km's N/W of Petrie. Come and experience a touch of rural hospitality from our historical town. ... Our festival just gets bigger and better each year.  This year w...

28 May

Queensland Herb Society Inc. present ... Herb Awareness… 1 DAY ONLY – Don't miss out!Sunday 28th May 2017For everyone who wants to learn more about growing and using herbs. ... • Discover a large variety of medicinal and culinary herbs and plants for sale.• Browse a wide variety of stalls wi...

28 May

The Stones Corner Market is fast becoming the largest street market in Brisbane. Expect to see street performances, buskers and live entertainment while you stroll through the treasure trove of unique, trendy stalls.  Operating quarterly, you’ll find a wide variety of giftware & homewares, art, craft and books, specialty foods, ice...

31 May - 12 July
Occurs third Wednesday of every month

IT’S GAME STEIN! ... WE’VE REACHED THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN – THE GREAT BATTLE BETWEEN THE MAROONS & THE BLUES ... The 2017 State of Origin series kicks of Wednesday 31st May at 7pm and we will be playing it live, loud and with many steins at selected venues! ... Not only do we have plenty of beer&...

June Events

1 June

 Australia will be treated to a triumphant celebration of Elvis Presley™ and his music in The Wonder Of You national arena tour this May and June. Featuring the most recognisable voice of all time on state of the art screens, specially designed for this arena tour and backed by a full symphony orchestra live on stage, the concert will fe...

2 June

Archè, meaning ‘the principle from which all things arise’, is an innovative production that takes its inspiration primarily from the age-old classic,Swan Lake. Archè explores and embraces much of the original narrative and some of the classical repertoire. Director at the Melbourne Ballet Company, Simon Hoy, has structure...

3 June

Get your family and friends together to enjoy another energetic live theatre performance by our Screech Arts creatives. Battle of the Screech is their latest piece with catchy throwback tunes like Eye of the tiger, time of my life and the ketchup song! ... Tickets are cheap as chips at only $10 for adults and $5 for kids! ...  Don’t worr...

3 June

Pack a chair and blanket for a special screening of The BFG at the park. ... There will be plenty of free pre-movie family fun as well as a range of food options for purchase. ... Strathpine Movie in the Park is proudly brought to you by Moreton Bay Regional Council and supported by Councillor Mick Gillam and Councillor Mike Cha...

4 June

The Kokoda Challenge Brisbane will once again be returning in June 2017 with 30km and 15km course options through the beautiful D'Aguilar National Forest. ... The course starts at Brookfield Showgrounds and takes participants through steep climbs and descents with 3 checkpoints (1 for the 15km course) available.  ... ​The views are spectacu...

4 June - 1 September

The self-taught artist Christopher R. Inwood has painted 17 large original 'Memes', using traditional oil painting. Be Public In The Now draws from the composition and aesthetic of our current homogenised digital culture, so as to provide a vehicle for direct communication with the people of our time. The ‘meme’ has...

4 June

In a topsy turvy, often chaotic world, meditation can help you to find a place of stillness, serenity and peace within. ... During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Gayatri, Anah, Kelly, Angela and Murari are all long term practitioners of kirtan and through the...

4 June

Seretones invites you to experience the dark side of the rainbow.Join us in the heart of Fortitude Valley on the fourth of June for a music festival like no other. Immerse yourself in our wild and whimsical, shadow-esque world, surrounded by the sounds of Brisbane’s local music scene. Support Brisbane’s best, and join us as we dance on...

11 June

During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Soft candle light and an exciting, yet ambient atmosphere sets the scene these world renowned musicians take us on an acoustic kirtan journey to inner peace and satisfaction. The kirtan will be a wonderful mix of mellow a...

13 June

The first concert in our 2017 Concert Series is part of the 4MBS Festival of Classics, which celebrates British connections. We have drawn together a dynamic programme, opening with Eugene Goossens' Five Impressions of a Holiday which depicts idyllic holiday scenes. One of the most prolific writers of English song, American composer Ned R...

16 June

Warm up winter with a bonfire bonanza! Enjoy live music from Jesse Davis, Lennon Bosschieter and Ruby Gilbert, food stalls and a big blazin’ fire.No glass or alcohol permitted.This event is proudly presented by Moreton Bay Regional Council and proudly supported by Councillor Adrian Raedel.

17 June

Tastes of the World in Logan! ... PCYC Logan City is holding its first ever “Tastes of the World” on Saturday, 20th May 2017, 11am to 3pm and it’s going to be huge! ... With entertainment, bands, trade stands, food, drinks and kid’s area, this event will be a must for the whole family! ... ENTRY IS FREE, so come down to le...

17 June

YOU ARE INVITED! ... Are you looking for professional development or just passionate about filmmaking? Come along to the Queensland School of Film and Television's (QSFT) next OPEN DAY on Saturday, 17th June 2017. This is the perfect opportunity for you to gain knowledge about the creative industry and career path opportunities. You will hear fr...

18 June

The 2017 Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run will be held on Sunday 18 June 2017.  Whether you're a walker or a runner, the Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run is a community sporting event that has something for everyone. ... This year the Logan Fun Run will offer three different courses, including a 1km Junior Dash, 5km and 10km courses venturing through...

18 June

As the sun rises on Sunday 18 June, thousands of riders will be slipping into their lycra and costumes of all sorts to take part in the 27th MS Brissie to the Bay bike ride to fight multiple sclerosis (MS). ... You can join the challenge by riding one of our four tailored distances. There is the family friendly 10km around the Brisbane Riversi...

18 June

Join the world wide celebrations for the United Nations International Day of Yoga at this annual Yoga Day Festival, a community conscious event featuring, fun and flowing yoga asana classes, deep relaxation, yoga breathing, exciting kid’s games and activities, live music and kirtan (yoga chant) and deep peace meditation. ....

19 June

You will be challenged to TRANSFORM your old ways of living! ... TACKLE PROBLEMS ● OBTAIN NEW LIFE SKILLS ... The aim of the event is directed at helping you develop a deeper understanding on how ‘YOU’ are a ‘HERO’ in your journey in life, and how ‘YOU’ can overcome the biggest obstacle at different stages in...

24 June

Chant for Peace Events have been established by ‘Pralad & The Chants’ kirtan band to bring the peace and joy of kirtan to all. They hold these events from Ballina to the Sunshine Coast and interstate. For World Yoga day they are collaborating with The Mantra Room West End for a kirtan fiesta that will benefit not only the participants but will...

28-30 June

Join us at The Edge, State Library of Queensland, for this art intensive program! Explore areas of cutting-edge artistic practice blending art, science and technology. Learn about innovative materials, and experiment with groundbreaking approaches to art making. ... Applications close Monday 15 May, 2017 ...  

30 June

In a topsy turvy, often chaotic world, meditation can help you to find a place of stillness, serenity and peace within. Through meditation we learn to manage life's challenges in a practical way. During kirtan meditation you will find shelter from daily stress and have the opportunity to focus on your inner sanctuary. ... Meditation is very powerf...

July Events

1 July

QSEC’s Rodeo Round-Up ... Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don’t forget your cowboy hat – its rodeo time! Queensland State Equestrian Centre’s (QSEC) Caboolture Rodeo Round-Up returns once again in 2017 to transform the Main Arena into a full blown rodeo spectacular! ...   ... 2017’s QSEC Rodeo R...

1 July

We invite you to Discover Ghana! Our beautiful West African homeland adorned with colourful cultures, fascinating people, rich traditions and a defining history. ... Discover Ghana is a showcase of the tastes, sounds, and sights of Ghana in the heart of Brisbane City. ... It will include our delicious food, eye popping fashion, cultural displays, w...

7-9 July

Come and celebrate Bastille Day with us and immerse yourself in an authentic French experience. ... Le Festival will be held at the South Bank Cultural Forecourt from Friday 7th July 5pm to Sunday 9th July 2017 6pm. ... Head along to share our warm "Joie de Vivre" and get a real taste of French culture – try gourmet delicacies and enjoy wines...

7-22 July
Occurs every week on Friday & Saturday

Christmas cheer comes early with Kookaburra Showboat’s Xmas in July cruises. ... Eat, drink & be merry on board the iconic Kookaburra Queen paddle wheelers this July. ... Get into the festive spirit with a 3 hour cruise on the Brisbane River, live entertainment and let’s not forget a delicious Christmas buffet feast ... Indulge in a...

Occurs every week on Saturday

Stick Creature is a one-of-a-kind comedy show that mixes stand up comedy, live music from the last 10,000 years, video sketch and a musical trick for getting your mojo back. It is performed by Brisbane comedian and musician, Ashwin Segkar. ... When and where is it? ... Metro Arts on Edward St in the city, a charming theatre above Verve restaurant....

12 July

Are you confused about what to feed your cat or dog? ... With so many options around it can be hard to decipher the good from the bad. ... Spend an evening with animal nutritionist, Ruth Hatten, and gain a core understanding of what to look for to ensure your cat or dog is getting all the nutrients they need from their diet.   ... So they ca...

15 July

Destination Blues is Queensland's own musical, steam train experience.  An unforgettable adventure that takes passengers (return) from Roma Street, Brisbane to the Glass House Mountains Region, Beerwah. Destination Blues will furnish passengers on one of Queensland Rail's most cherished historical steam trains.  ... On board the stu...

21-23 July

The Food & Wine Expo is excited to launch in Brisbane after 10 years of successful events around Australia! ... Enjoy FREE tastings and samples from over 100 gourmet exhibitors inside the show. Businesses in all areas of food, wines, homewares and kitchenware come together to show you the latest products and ideas for you to try at home. ... Fr...

21 July

National Pyjama Day is all about wearing your favourite PJ's or onesies to help The Pyjama Foundation raise much-needed awareness and funds for children in foster care. ... By wearing your favourite PJ’s (to school or work) and by making a donation, you’ll be making a difference to the lives of children in Foster Care. ... With the mone...

29-30 July

Join an experienced curator in an intensive weekend of workshops to design, plan and manage your solo or group exhibition. Participants will receive course study materials prior to the workshop and will have the chance to gain feedback on completed proposals following the intensive.

30 July

Stadium Stomp Gabba is a fun and unique challenge which sets you on a stair climbing course within the iconic Gabba. Covering over 5,000 stairs, this is the ultimate stair climb. ... You'll get out of it what you put in. It's damn tough at a pace, scenic at a stroll, but best of all it's something you can do at your own pace or to the beat of the m...

30-31 July

The third annual Brisbane Hair and Beauty Expo will be staged on Sunday 30th and Monday 31st July 2017 at the award-winning Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.  This event provides a unique opportunity for hair and beauty professionals at all levels to enhance their knowledge and skills, meet and develop relationships with ind...

August Events

4 August

This show takes you on a musical journey of over 40 years of one of the world’s greatest song writing partnerships of all time, between Elton John and Bernie Taupin. Covering iconic hits from The Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Album, and all major hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s and through to today.With impressive costumes, production and video backd...

5 August

Melbourne City Ballet offers another Shakespearian classic for audiences in 2017 with an interpretation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Audiences will see a range of diverse movement, executed by some of Australia’s most talented artists.  ... This comical Shakespearean adaptation explores three different stories within the border of...

11-13 August

Pink Floyd's iconic album, presented live on stage.Released as a double album on 30 November 1979, THE WALL was the 11th studio album by Pink Floyd. It was also adapted into a 1982 feature film.​Originally presented as a concept album, exploring themes of abandonment and personal isolation, the lead character, Pink, deals with the loss of his fat...

15 August

“We’re Going On A Bear Hunt. We’re going to catch a big one,” chant hundreds of pre-schoolers in this impishly cute adaptation of Michael Rosen’s award-winning children’s picture book, with illustrations by Helen Oxenbury.From Australia’s leading producer of high quality musical entertainment for kids and f...

15 August

The St Margaret's Open Morning is the ideal opportunity to experience the St Margaret's difference. Prospective families and students will hear from the Principal and have the chance to chat with senior staff, as well as tour the school with current students and see learning in action. ... For the morning's format and to register your attendance vi...

20 August

Saturday Night Fever 40th Anniversary TourIt’s hard to believe that it has been 40 years since The Bee Gees redefined pop music and culture forever with the phenomenal success of The Saturday Night Fever album, the most successful soundtrack of all time. The Australian Bee Gees Show are digging out their flares and dusting off their platform...

25 August

Canadian-born international performer and producer Dail Platz - along with Steve Taylor and award-winning Australian songwriter and entertainer Brent Lillie – has re-created the magic that is THE HIGHWAYMEN. Backed by the Silver Stallion Band, featuring pedal steel guitar, acoustic and electric guitars, drums, banjo, mandolin, fiddle and harm...

27 August

Bridge to Brisbane Day is back and bigger and better than ever for its 21st year! For the second time, participants will pound over three of Brisbane's bridges including the iconic Story Bridge. After the race, catch your breath in our Finish Village in South Bank and re-fuel at one of the many Brisbane retailers offering special race-day deals kno...

September Events

9-10 September

Pregnancy Services and Organisations ... Everything from midwives, obstetricians and doulas, lactation consultants, to baby wearing consultants, toileting experts, parenting support and more, you will have access to all the pregnancy and parenting organisations from across the Gold Coast. ... Products and Businesses ... Expect to see a huge variety...

17 September

The Queensland Triathlon Series is Queensland’s largest triathlon series with events from September to February at Kawana, Raby Bay, Robina and Caloundra. ... The Queensland Triathlon Series welcomes athletes of all ages and abilities to compete in a fun, friendly environment. From the Kool Kids 7yrs+ races, to the beginners getting a feel fo...

22-24 September

The Cleveland Caravan, Camping, Boating and 4x4 Expo will showcase some of Queensland and Australia’s best, caravan, motorhome, camper trailer, boating, fishing, 4×4 and vehicle dealers, all in the one location, allowing visitors to shop and compare products and services easily. ...   ... The 2017 event will also showcase dozens of...

30 September

Join us on the Brisbane River this September for Riverfire 2017 and experience the amazing sights of Brisbane! As the skies come alive with vibrant colour and fire, indulge in a stylish night out with delicious canapés & finger food and live music on board Kookaburra Showboat Cruise’s 2017 Riverfire Cruise. ... Riverfire Dining Opt...

October Events

6-15 October

Oktoberfest Brisbane is proudly Australia’s largest German Festival and one of Brisbane’s major events! Join us over the weekends of 6-8 & 13-15 of Oktober, as we celebrate all things German. ... Bring your family and friends to the Brisbane Showgrounds and experience the atmosphere and spectacle that is Oktoberfest Brisbane. See th...

8 October

The 2017 Griffith Sport Toohey Trail Run will be held on Sunday 8 October. Take on the bitumen to bush, all-terrain scenic challenge from Griffith University Nathan Campus and throughout the Toohey Forest. This year we will again be hosting a 5km, 10km and 21.1km Half Marathon, providing options for all levels of fitness and a fun day out.

15 October

Brisbane's funnest Obstacle Course Event!  ... Join us for YMCA Rat Race - an exciting cheeesy obstacle course including an 8km scamper, fun ratty obstacles and wine and cheese festival at the end!

November Events

9-10 November

Conference Series LLC invites all the participants from all over the world to attend "International Conference on Autoimmunity" November 09-10, 2017 Madrid, Spain. This includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions in the event.

17-19 November

IT’S TIME TO GET OUTDOORS AND ENJOY LIFE !! ... This massive event is back again in 2017 and will be bigger and better than ever before ! You can expect to see more exhibits, more quality companies, more great entertainment, more products and services, more food options and more fun for the entire family !! ... This event will feature over 18...

Occurs every week on Sunday

The Mantra Room at West End offers a vibrant mix of music styles combined with sacred yoga chant in a relaxed, enchanting atmosphere.  Featured kirtan leaders include Jayadharma, a popular yoga teacher whose smokey jazz influenced kirtan will have you tapping your feet and your voice soaring in response; Gayatri, with a melodic and captivating...

25 November - 23 December
Occurs every week on Friday & Saturday

Many dates available in December! ... Impress your guests this holiday season with a unique function experience on board Kookaburra Showboat Cruises Ultimate Christmas Party Cruise in Brisbane. ... Your colleagues and friends will enjoy a sensational buffet dinner and unlimited selected beer, wine & soft drink package whilst taking in the sigh...

December Events

10 December

The Queensland Triathlon Series is Queensland’s largest triathlon series with events from September to February at Kawana, Raby Bay, Robina and Caloundra. ... The Queensland Triathlon Series welcomes athletes of all ages and abilities to compete in a fun, friendly environment. From the Kool Kids 7yrs+ races, to the beginners getting a feel fo...