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The Unmissable Entertainment at India Day Fair

Join in the festivities at Roma Street Parkland and celebrate Indian culture and independence at India Day Fair on Saturday, 17 August.

Parkland Explorer

Buckle up explorers, it’s time to embark on an adventure! The Parkland Explorer cruises through Roma Street Parkland and you’re invited to come along for the ride.

Things to do on your lunch break at Roma Street Parkland

Tired of the same old lunch break? Roma Street Parkland is only a 10-minute walk from the CBD and has plenty of ideas to spice up your break time. Grab your lunch and read on for these tips!

What's on at The Sound Society, Roma Street Parkland

Ease into the weekend with scrumptious eats and free live music at The Sound Society, Roma Street Parkland. Check out the program now.

Fast track your fitness at Roma Street Parkland

You don’t need a bootcamp, or a personal trainer to get fit! All you need are the stunning surrounds of Roma Street Parkland to motivate you as you step, run, walk or ride around the many tracks that loop this inner city greenspace.

Romantic date ideas in Roma Street Parkland

Whatever occasion you’re celebrating with the special person in your life, Roma Street Parkland is a stunning location to set the scene.

Roma Street Parkland Sign Up

Are you interested in events and activities at Roma Street Parkland? Sign up to our enewsletter and be the first to know what's on in the Parkland and so much more.

What's on at Kids Collective - Roma Street Parkland

Finding things to do during the school holidays doesn’t have to be a challenge, Kids Collective at Roma Street Parkland have done all of the hard work for you! Every school holidays the parkland is buzzing with free activities for kids aged 5-12 years.

Roma Street Parkland is getting a brand new playground

Yes you heard correctly – Roma Street Parkland is currently upgrading one of its free playgrounds.

Parkland History

The area that is now called Roma Street Parkland has a long and varied history; from a meeting place for local Aboriginal people prior to European settlement, a gazetted park in the 1870s to a railway goods yard the area that is now called Roma Street Parkland has been a focal point for the people and commerce of Brisbane.