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.

Medibank Feel Good Program

29 January – 31 March | South Bank Parklands 

Get fit in 2018 with the Medibank Feel Good Program, a series of free outdoor fitness classes set amid the beautiful surrounds of the South Bank Parklands.

The Sound Society, South Bank Parklands

First Saturday of each month from 2-7pm | 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.

Disney’s Aladdin

25 February – 5 May | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

Breathtaking sets, mind-blowing special effects, over 300 lavish costumes and a fabulous cast bring the magic of Disney’s Aladdin to life on stage.


10 – 17 March | Queensland Conservatorium Theatre

Expressions Dance Company and the Queensland Conservatorium present bold new contemporary dance works from three of Australasia's hottest young choreographers.

Essential Baby & Toddler Show

16 – 18 March| Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC) 

Australia’s favourite event for new and expectant parents, their bubs and little ones, The Essential Baby & Toddler Show returns to Brisbane in March.

Medibank Feel Good Program with Michelle Bridges

24 March| South Bank Parklands

Join a free fitness session hosted by Michelle Bridges as part of the Medibank Feel Good Program.

La Bayadère

16 – 31 March | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)

This sumptuous new production of La Bayadere will sweep you into the exotic world of the 19th century British Raj.

World Science Festival Brisbane

21-25 March | Hosted by Queensland Museum Network in various locations

World Science Festival explores and celebrates science and art through a curated program of thought-provoking conversations, inspiring theatrical and cinematic experiences, interactive workshops and engaging demonstrations.

Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection

24 March – 5 August |Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

Exclusive to the Gallery of Modern Art view Paula 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.

Australian Collection

Ongoing |Queensland Art Gallery (QAG)

An exciting exhibit bringing together indigenous and contemporary Australian collections capturing major historical moments from first contact colonisation and exploration to immigration.

Little Days Out – South Bank 

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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