What's on this month at South Bank

Gather your friends and family for a month of fun and entertaining activities and events at South Bank! Here’s what’s on.

Regional Flavours River Quay

Regional Flavours presented by The Courier-Mail

21 – 22 July | South Bank Parklands

Experience Queensland on a plate at Regional Flavours, Brisbane's premier free food and wine festival. Featuring free entertainment from celebrity chefs, gourmet eats, beer and wine, market stalls, live music, activities for kids and more.

Le Festival - Brisbane French Festival

6 – 8 July | Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands

Celebrate all things French at Le Festival! Enjoy culinary delights, masterclasses, wines and champagnes as well as French entertainment on stage, from classical music to DJs. There’s also a children’s village with entertainment, activities and workshops.

The Sound Society, South Bank Parklands

7 July | Rainforest Green, South Bank Parklands

Relax, escape life’s cares and soothe your soul at The Sound Society – Brisbane’s newest, free live music program. Bring a picnic or grab a bit to eat from one of the onsite food vendors.

The Snow4Kids Festival

30 June - 15 July | South Bank Piazza, South Bank Parklands

The Snow4Kids Festival returns to South Bank Piazza for the winter school holidays with a kids winter wonderland.

Twilight in the Red Box

8 - 22 July | State Library of Queensland

Join Queensland Music Festival for Twilight in the Red Box, a series of intimate classical concerts in the State Library of Queensland’s picturesque Red Box.

Beyond the Barricade – Brisbane

10 Jul, 2018 | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

Enjoy the best-loved songs from the world’s greatest West End and Broadway musicals in a glittering Concert.

Brisbane Fitness Show  

14 - 15 July | Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)

We all like to approach fitness and wellness in our own way. So find what works for you, along with all the support and tools you need at the 2018 Brisbane Fitness Show.

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

14 July - 30 August | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

Broadway sensation, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical features hit songs from one of the great songwriting eras.

Fresh Science QLD

23 July | Café Muse inside the Queensland Museum, corner of Grey and Melbourne streets

Join the hottest young scientists from Queensland for a beer as they go head to head in Fresh Science.

Night Noodle Markets

25 July -  5 August | Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands

The ever-anticipated Night Noodle Markets returns to Southbank this July, setting Brisbane alight with the smells, sights and sounds of over twenty food stalls. 

Composing for Films with Cameron Patrick

27 July | Ian Hanger Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University

Respected Hollywood composer and orchestrator Cameron Patrick shares his first-hand insight on how film composers settles on a score.

Tony Albert: Visible

Until 7 October | Queensland Art Gallery

An exhibition featuring artist Tony Albert’s epic appropriations and re-appropriations of kitsch "Aboriginalia", text-based installations and the award-winning photographic series "Brothers". 


Until 21 September | Departs River Lookout Cruise Terminal, Pontoon A, South Bank

Soak up the winter sun or be dazzled by the city night lights while enjoying a luxe cruise along the Brisbane River with food, drinks and entertainment.

Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection

Until 5 August |Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

Exclusive to the Gallery of Modern Art view Patricia Piccinini’s imaginative hybrid creatures. Piccinini uses sculpture, installation, video and sound to realise a fantastic and compassionate vision inspired by science, Surrealism and mythology.

Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives

Until 26 August | Queensland Museum

Step back 3,000 years and marvel at over 200 priceless objects from British Museum. Meet six mummies and unlock the secrets behind their wrappings using the latest CT scanning technology.

Kids Collective South Bank Parklands

Every Thursday from 9am-1pm | South Bank Parklands

Spend a morning playing, creating and discovering with your child at Little Days Out, South Bank’s free children’s program. Workshops are designed to suit all interests and skill levels and run every Thursday morning from February – November.

The Collective Markets 

Every Friday from 5-9pm, Saturday from 10am-9pm and Sunday from 9am-4pm | Stanley Street Plaza

Enjoy a relaxing stroll through The Collective Markets, marvelling at the beautiful wares on offer. There’s ornate jewellery, hand-made clothes, stunning artwork and more. If you’re hungry, you can also pick up a cool drink or a yummy treat to nibble on while you shop. 

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