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.
Celebrate GOMA turning 10 across five full days of programs, with over 100 artist workshops, talks, performances, films and tours for kids, adults and everyone.
BrisAsia's program of theatre, dance, food, film, talks and visual arts provides a wonderful opportunity to discover and celebrate Asian cultures in Brisbane.
25 January - 19 February
GOMA is turning 10 – how sweet! Headlining the celebrations is 'Sugar Spin', featuring over 250 contemporary artworks exploring light, space, architecture and the senses.
3 December 2016 - 17 April 2017
This award-winning exhibition recreates the largest scientific experiment ever constructed, CERN’s Large Hadron Collider.
9 December 2016 - 25 April 2017
Laugh, cry, gasp and play, MELT is Brisbane’s chance to embrace the hot and sunny months as Queer Month and celebrate Brisbane’s vibrant LGBTI community.
25 January - 5 February
Step back through the doors of F.G. Goode’s department store and into a magical modern fairytale in this return season of Tim Finn’s (Split Enz, Crowded House) Helpmann award-winning musical.
30 January - 19 February
Launching in 2017, the Brisbane Global Rugby 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.
Click through to find out the best of what's happening this week in Brisbane and its surrounding regions.
Brisbane 2017 is delivering a mammoth line-up of world-class art exhibitions, sporting matches, live theatre, immersive festivals and more.
It is heating up in Brisbane this January, with a blockbuster month of sport, arts and entertainment for everyone to enjoy.
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.