What's on this school holidays at South Bank

Enjoy fun and inspired family-friendly events and activities taking place at South Bank this school holidays.

Yayoi Kusama's Obliteration Room 2002

Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow

Free | Daily until 11 February, various times | Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)

Take a wild and wonderful journey through significant moments in Yayoi Kusama's career in Life is the Heart of a Rainbow including the immersive interactive The obliteration room.

Xpress Fun Train at South Bank

$4 kids, $5 adults | 9 December – 21 January, times vary | South Bank Parklands

Steam your way around South Bank on the Xpress Fun Train these school holidays (please note the train is not operational on 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 January).

The Funatorium: Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Prices vary | 3-13 January | QPAC

Starring Monica Trapaga (Play School) and a cast of incredible circus performers, experience a show full of acrobatics, circus, singing, dancing and roller skates!

Summer Challenge Show 

Prices vary | 13-14 January | South Bank Piazza

Enjoy The Summer Challenge Show, an actioned-packed performance with plenty of audience participation - laughs, cheering and singing fun for the whole family.

The Little Mermaid

Prices vary | 17 – 20 January, various times | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

Experience the magical underwater world as Ballet Theatre of Queensland proudly presents its enchanting ballet, The Little Mermaid.

Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum

Prices vary | Daily until 28 January | Queensland Museum

An exclusive exhibition featuring artefacts, interactive games and displays revealing how gladiators lived and how they trained.

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