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.
6 – 22 April | South Bank Parklands
Get ready to ride the Xpress Fun Train during the school holidays at South Bank. The trackless train will wind its way from one end of the Parklands to the other, a perfect family adventure!
1 – 3 April | Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
Meet the brightest minds in technology and innovation at QODE, a brand new event for Brisbane, part of “Curiocity” - a myriad of curious encounters with Science, Technology and the Arts.
Prices vary | 11 – 20 April | Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)
Dahl’s much-loved favourite is adapted for the stage by shake and stir theatre co. Packed with mischief, hilarious mayhem and humongous belly laughs, Fantastic Mr Fox is the perfect holiday tail for the whole family.
12 April | Southbeach Social
Corona SunSets Presents Tour is back, bringing endless summer vibes with a free gig by indie rock legends The Jezabels at Southbeach Social overlooking Streets Beach.
12 - 14 April | Start/finish South Bank
An event showcasing Brisbane as an international cycling destination with unique, closed road, inner city courses being offered over four distances to attract participants of all abilities from all over Australia, Asia and Europe.
15 & 16 April | Concert Hall, QPAC
Join the award-winning comedian Urzila Carlson as she hilariously tackles our failures. What’s the worst that can happen?
24 April | QPAC
Whitney Houston’s musical legacy is brought to life in this critically acclaimed tribute show described as “mind-blowingly spot on”.
27 April | Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
Almost 120 different brewers and cider makers from around Australia and New Zealand feature at this beer, cider and food festival, plus there will be fun activities and live performances.
27 April | State Library of Queensland
A market offering everything from unique art prints, jewellery, homewares, clothing and more from local makers and designers.
Every Thursday until November | South Bank Parklands
Kids Collective is a free program held every Thursday from 9am-1pm in South Bank Parklands, suitable for kids aged up to five.
Until 9 October | Queensland Museum
Come face to face with NASA’s remarkable achievements in human space flights and space exploration – the greatest adventure that humans have ever undertaken.
Until 30 May | Lyric Theatre, QPAC
Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, the Broadway musical from South Park creators -Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez, Book of Mormon heads to Brisbane.
Until 6 April | Playhouse, QPAC
A classic tale of seduction and betrayal. Based on Pierre Choderlos de Laclos’ time-honoured novel, Queensland Ballet’s Artistic Associate and world-renowned choreographer Liam Scarlett breathes life into this sultry tale in a world premiere production.
Until 28 April 2019 | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA)
A free contemporary art exhibition featuring significant art from across the Asia Pacific region. Explore a number of never-before-seen installations, sculptures, paintings, photographs and video from emerging and senior artists, together with leading works from Indigenous communities and artists.
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