What's on at South Bank - Visit Brisbane


What's on at South Bank

Be inspired to venture out and experience fun and entertaining events happening at South Bank! Here’s what’s on…

The Sound Society South Bank

The Sound Society South Bank - various locations, South Bank Parklands

Friday and Saturday afternoons until December

Relax with free live music from up and coming artists, surrounded by panoramic parkland views every Friday and Saturday at The Sound Society. For more information including times and locations please – click here.


2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final Footy Festival – Streets Beach, South Bank Parklands

24 October 2020

Streets Beach hosts a live site for the 2020 AFL Grand Final featuring a big screen and entertainment. Entry is free but you are required to register prior to entering the event site.

Feel Good Program Fitness Class

Medibank Feel Good Program – South Bank Parklands

28 September – 28 November

Free fitness classes return to South Bank Parklands. There’s twelve different classes to choose from including popular options such as yoga, Zumba©, Pilates, and dance fitness. Pre-registration is required to attend, to see the timetable, book and for more information please – click here


eatSouthBank's Sausage and Beer Festival - Little Stanley Street Lawns, South Bank

7 and 8 November 2020

eatSouthBank presents a weekend of sausage samplers from around the globe, James Squire craft beer and live music! For more details and to book please - click here.

Humans - Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

18 – 22 November

See award-winning contemporary circus ensemble Circa this November at QPAC. A team of highly skilled acrobats will take you on a journey of what it means to be human and of how our bodies, connections and aspirations all form part of who we are.

Cut Copy: Brisbane music posters 1977–87 – State Library of Queensland

Until 19 May 2021

Delve into Brisbane’s alternative music in the 70s and 80s and the design work that took it to the streets – featuring artists such as The Go-Betweens, The Leftovers, Razar and The Riptides. 

BrittenV1000 1991 TePapa TheMotorcycle QAGOMA

Britten Motorcycle Company Ltd, Christchurch. Britten V1000 motorcycle 1991. Purchased 1995 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds. Collection: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire - Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

20 November 2020 - 26 April 2021

A world-exclusive exhibition featuring more than 100 innovative and influential motorcycles from 1860s to present day, showcasing the art, design and history of one of the most iconic objects of the last 150 years. To buy tickets please – click here.


Gordon Bennett Australia 1955-2014 Notes to Basquiat (Jackson Pollock and His Other) 2001 Synthetic polymer paint on linen / 2 panels: 152 x 152 cm each, 152 x 304 cm (overall)© The Estate of Gordon Bennett Private Collection, Adelaide

Unfinished Business: The Art of Gordon Bennett - Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

7 November – 21 March 2021

An exhibition showcasing almost 200 artworks, featuring Gordon Bennett’s most important and admired works, including many works which have rarely if ever been exhibited.