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.
The Asia Pacific Screen Awards acknowledge cinematic excellence from 70 countries and areas, and recognise filmmaking that best reflects its cultural origins.
Jeff "The Hornet" Horn vs Gary "The Hellraiser" Corcoran at the BCEC, Wednesday 13th December 2017
With around 150 free events running from now until Christmas in The City, South Bank and Roma Street Parkland, there’s fun for all ages.
In an Australian exclusive, Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum is an international touring exhibition that will only be appearing at Queensland Museum.
Until 3 December
Rediscover everyone’s favourite childhood story as Dorothy and Toto bring their journey through Oz to life with all your favourite characters – don’t forget your ruby red slippers.
4 November - 3 December
Brisbane Powerhouse sparkles with its very own end-of-year extravaganza; the debaucherously delightful Wonderland Festival.
Gracing the world with her artworks since the 1950s, Yayoi Kusama has emerged in the 21st century as a distinguishable figure of contemporary art.
4 November - 11 February
Can the Aussies win the Ashes back from England on home soil? The First Test is set to be held at the Gabba over five days. Hopefully a Brisbane summer will wear the English out.
Click through to find out the best of what's happening this week in Brisbane and its surrounding regions.
Summer is heating up and this December, Brisbane is festival city. Celebrate blockbuster sport, arts and entertainment for everyone to enjoy.
Brisbane 2017 is delivering a mammoth line-up of world-class art exhibitions, sporting matches, live theatre, immersive festivals and more.
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.