What's on at South Bank - Visit Brisbane


What's on at South Bank

Visit South Bank for free live music, amazing art installations, expos and more this July. Read on to see what’s on at South Bank in July 2022!

Franky Smart

Franky Smart appearing at Jazz on the Green

Jazz on the Green – Riverside Green, South Bank Parklands

29 – 30 July

Live at South Bank is the precinct’s new music program featuring events including laid-back winter jazz, a vinyl music listening party, a busking festival and much more. Kicking off with Jazz on the Green on 29 July, featuring must-see headline acts Emma Pask, Franky Smart and Victor Martinez head to the event page for more information.

OHCE By Georgie Pinn

OCHE/ECHO by Georgie Pinn

Curiocity – various locations including South Bank Parklands

Until 10 July

Award winning artists, scientists, engineers, designers, students, and storytellers create physical and digital installations providing an immersive outdoor science, art and technology exhibit. Curiocity installations are free to visit, head to the event website for a location map and more information.

The Sunshine Club Photo By Brett Boardman

The Sunshine Club, photo by Brett Boardman

The Sunshine Club - Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

9 – 30 July

A love story between two young people, First Nations boy Frank Doyle (Marcus Corowa) returns to Brisbane from the battlefields of WWII wanting to spend time with the girl next door Rose (Irena Lysiuk). He sets up his own ballroom, The Sunshine Club, where anyone and everyone can come together… to dance. Tickets available from the QPAC website.

Chiharu Shiota Accumulation Searching For A Destination

Chiharu Shiota / Accumulation - Searching for the Destination 2014/2019 / Installation view in ‘Chiharu Shiota: The Soul Trembles’, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 2022 / Suitcases, motors and red rope / Dimensions variable / © Chiharu Shiota / Photograph: Natasha Harth, QAGOMA

Chiharu Shiota: The Soul Trembles - Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

Until 3 October

Known for her transformative, large-scale installations constructed from millions of clustered fine threads, the exhibition highlights 25 years of Chiharu Shiota’s work. Book tickets on the QAGOMA website.

The Ten Tenors: The Highway Men - Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

6 July

An all-new production featuring some of the greatest country music songs as well as fan favourites and classics such as “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Nessun Dorma”, “Unchained Melody” and other rock and pop classics. Book tickets via the QPAC website.

Health, Wellness and Fitness Expo - Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC)

10 July

Exhibitors from businesses and professionals within the health, fitness and nutrition industries, seminars and fitness classes. Free tickets available via Eventbrite.

Wedding Couple

Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo - Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC)

24 July

Featuring over 100 hand-picked creative vendors from the greater Brisbane region specialising in photography, bridal gowns, wedding planners, celebrants, stylists and much more. Book your free tickets via the Wedding Expos Australia website.