Feel the crowd roar at an international rugby showdown; browse through art galleries known for hosting collections from the likes of Warhol to Lynch; or unwind and unbuckle on the banks of the Brisbane River after eating your way through one of Australia’s biggest food festivals. Discover our jam-packed calendar of food and wine, sport, art and cultural events.
This exhibition will be the first held in Australia of influential American artist Cindy Sherman's large-scale photographs made since 2000.
Opens 28 May
Get to the Gabba and see Test cricket with a twist as Australia takes on Pakistan when the Gabba hosts Brisbane's first ever day-night Test from 15-19 December.
Scenic Rim Eat Local Week celebrates the food, farmers and natural beauty of the Scenic Rim through a program of festivals, farm gate events and culinary experiences.
25 June – 3 July
Out of the Box is eight days of cultural activity crafted to celebrate and support learning, play, curiosity and discovery for children and their families as they learn and grow together.
This retrospective of the work of the late Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori celebrates the life of the senior Kaiadilt artist from Bentinck Island.
21 May - 28 August
Located in the iconic King George Square, Winter Festival Brisbane will offer a open-air ice-skating with traditional European culinary delights and captivating entertainment for the whole family.
17 June – 10 July
Click through to find out the best of what's happening this week in Brisbane and its surrounding regions.
From May through to August, Brisbane's scene comes alive. Read on to discover 30 ideas for things you can do, places to visit and where to eat in Brisbane this winter.
June is a blockbuster month of entertaining events involving fantastic festivals, fine food, masterful music, fun for kids and sensational stage productions.
With a cultural heart beating strongly, and countless buzzing live music venues, modern bars and clubs, Brisbane’s arts and entertainment scene is in fine shape.
A combination of famous international acts and pulsing live music venues across the city ensure Brisbane locals and visitors alike are entertained all-year round.
Brisbane is home to a number of comedy venues, and hosts regular big-name comedy road show performances from theatre restaurant-style settings to stand-up comedy show platforms and internationally acclaimed comedy artists.
Brisbane is truly a city of festivals, and wherever your interests lie there is bound to be one to catch your fancy.
They say that the best things in life are free and the same could be said for these world-class Brisbane events.
Blessed with great weather throughout the year, Brisbane’s sporting scene is to be envied. From grassroots competitions to national and international events, the city is a sport’s lover’s dream.
Come the weekend Brisbane is bursting at the seams with weekend markets peddling fresh produce, handmade goods and vintage knick-knacks.
Brisbane prides itself on being family-friendly, providing a packed program throughout the year to keep the kids entertained.
Brisbane’s dining scene is in overdrive, with an innovative array of fine dining, contemporary restaurants, an exotic range of international cuisine and laid-back cafes, pubs and bars.
Love fashion? Check out the hottest trends and newest designers at catwalk shows, sales and other events throughout the year.
From outdoor yoga in our parks to beauty events in Queen Street Mall, there’s plenty to do to improve your wellbeing.
Whether it is food, craft, travel or industry related, fine art or science, Brisbane has a stacked expo and exhibition calendar year round.