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.
Launching in 2017, the Brisbane Global Tens will see over 300 players from Australian and New Zealand Super Rugby clubs compete with other international stars over two days in a 10-players-per-side, 10-minutes-per-half, knockout tournament.
Every one of us has a story. Together, they tell the story of Brisbane.
5 Seconds of Summer announces its 2016 homecoming, closing off a global run of dates with three very special shows for its Australian fans in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
Driven by the pain of Grand Final defeat, the Broncos will battle to "go one better" in 2016 under master coach Wayne Bennett, with a new captain and x-factor speedster James Roberts on-board.
Next home games: 19 August, 2 September
Brisbane Festival 2016 featuring a thrilling program of theatre, music, dance, circus, opera, the return of Arcadia, and finalising with the Sunsuper Riverfire.
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
Families will get swept away in the fun, colour and excitement of the annual Redcliffe KiteFest where kites of all shapes and sizes fill the sky.
Making a splash from the moment it premiered, this production of Singin' in the Rain is set to delight Brisbane audiences from September 2016.
22 September - 23 October
Hailed by audiences and critics for its entrancing choreography and stunning beauty, France’s Ballet Preljocaj’s contemporary retelling of Snow White prepares to make its Australian debut as the next instalment of the QPAC International Series.
Get your runners on, because Brisbane's most iconic community event - Bridge to Brisbane Day - is back for its 20th year with a whole new story that is bigger and better than ever before!
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Booked tickets to a show at QPAC? This is your guide to the best places to eat, things to see and do, and where to stay before or after your performance.
August 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.