Brisbane Event Calendar

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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Showing events that fall on 28 August 2011

Regular Events

24 June - 28 August

Test your skills at solving puzzles, while learning about the history of puzzles.  Puzzles is a fun hands-on exhibition for all ages. 

9 August

Kea proudly invites you to the fourth annual Kea Festival of Kiwi Short Films, once again showcasing world class New Zealand Cinema - in bite size portions. ... The festival will show case in the valley - brisbane Each screening will include drinks provided by our loyal partner Giesen Wines. Guest will also receive a BIG GOODIE BAG, filled with a s...

10 August

Join local journalist Bernie Dowling to find out more about the distinction - and similarities - between writing fact and fiction. ... Free, morning tea included. Bookings are essential for catering purposes. ... 10am - 11:30 am.

14 August

Annual Lake Manchester Trails Run. 7km and 22km courses available. ... Ran along the trails around the lake, take in the scenery or relax and wait as part of a spectator. Category and spot prizes on the day. Discount available to TRAQ members. ... follow link for more information ... ... S...

17-21 August

Oliver is one of the most loved musicals of all time, bringing Charles Dickens classic novel to life. Featuring Lionel Bart’s glorious songs including Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, You’ve got to Pick-a-Pocket or Two, I’d do anything, Oom Pah Pah and many more! Buy your tickets now to Redcliffe Musical Theatres heart warmi...

20-21 August

This weekend: Enjoy our natural environment in D'Aguilar National Park!! ... The National Parks Association of Queensland is hosting the Great Queensland Bushwalk - this Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st August 2011.  ... The Six activities are all Free of charge and open to the community ... - up to 1/2 day walks (Bird Walk; Bush Photograph...

21 August

Located in the heart of Brisbane's vibrant West End, Lock'n'Load caters to the discerning palate in a relaxed environment. With a leafy courtyard to escape the city streets, eclectic beats from local musicians and cocktails to get you dancing, there is no restaurant, pub or other place quite like it. The newly renovated courtyard will be fun t...

31 August - 17 September

Inspired by her recent travels to Iceland, Melody Woodnutt has created an immersive installation using light, caverns, darkness and sound to draw you into a new realm. Exploring our existence in relationship to our environments, Apathy and Wonder reflects upon the flux of our humanity in a world greater than ourselves, and discreetly upon art itsel...

31 August - 17 September

Curated by Wes Hill, This is what I do features videos by Tim Woodward, Richard Grayson, Matt Dabrowski, Matt Bradley, Michael Stevenson and Danius Kesminas. With selected works ranging from 1999 to 2011, the exhibition responds to the normalisation of digital technology that has occurred in recent years. It explores how self-broadcast or DIY video...