What's on this school holidays at South Bank

Enjoy fun and inspired family-friendly events and activities taking place at South Bank over the Easter school holidays.

Kids Collective South Bank

Kids Collective - South Bank Parklands

Hands On Art

Free | 11 April, 9am – 1pm | Liana Lounge, South Bank Parklands

Think outside the square with this interactive paint box! Children can use watercolour, markers and chalk to decorate a beautiful butterfly house. They will also be able to make paper butterflies to take home as a wristband or headband.

Get Creative: Easter Craft

Free | 18 April, 9am – 1pm | South Bank Parklands – venue to be advised

It’s Easter time and a great opportunity to make some Easter themed arts and crafts! Come and make your very own Easter egg holder or decorate some Easter eggs with colourful designs.

If you have older kids in tow, make sure you visit Roma Street Parkland’s activities, held on 11, 12, 13, 18 and 20 April, more details can be found - here.

Xpress Fun Train

Xpress Fun Train

$5 per person | 6 – 22 April, 10am - 5pm | South Bank Parklands

The Xpress Fun Train is a trackless train that will wind its way around South Bank Parklands, it's a perfect family adventure! The Xpress Fun train runs a continuous loop around the Parklands, to the delight of young passengers!

NASA – A Human Adventure

Prices vary | 15 March – 9 October | Queensland Museum

A Human Adventure is a thrilling journey through humankind’s exploration of space. The exhibition features an extraordinary collection of more than 250 historically significant artefacts from the United States and Soviet Union space programs.

Fantastic Mr Fox

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.

APT9 Kids

Free | Until 28 April, 10am – 5pm daily | QAGOMA

The Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern’s Arts signature program, the Asia Pacific Triennial, is back this summer! A blockbuster exhibit that takes over the majority of the gallery spaces, APT9 has a dedicated kids program based on works from artists all over the Asia-Pacific region. From computer-generated design, to photo moments, hands on craft and workshops, APT9 Kids is the perfect way to spend a day (or two) embracing their creative sides.

SparkLab Queensland Museum


Prices vary | Daily, 9.40am - 5pm | Queensland Museum

Ignite your imagination in SparkLab, the new Sciencentre experience at Queensland Museum. Follow your curiosity and bring out your inner scientist as you question, investigate and wonder about the world around you. Explore 40 interactive exhibits across three zones and discover how science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) affect our everyday world.

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