What's on in Brisbane this September - Visit Brisbane


What's on in Brisbane this September

Don’t miss out on the incredible Brisbane events happening this month

Spring is upon us which means Brisbane Festival and our most celebratory month has arrived. From events promising an unforgettable Riverfire, art tours and animal charity fundraisers, September surely won’t disappoint! Make the most of the warmer weather by celebrating at one of these Brisbane events happening in The City. 

Shop BNE City

This September 24 - 26, fashionistas, foodies and beauty lovers can access 70+ exclusive offers from Queen Street Mall’s most exciting fashion, beauty, dining, leisure and entertainment brands. You’ll also be able to enjoy a range of exciting events including ‘The Chandon Garden’ pop up bar, ‘BNEat Street’ street food pop up and a program of free events at ‘The Fashion Hub’. Check out the full program of exciting events and offers here.

Public Art Walking Tour

Cultivate your cultural side and attend Museum of Brisbane’s Public Art Walking Tour on select Friday and Sundays this month. Tour the city’s plethora of public art, featuring work from the early 1900s, to modern installations and laneway art. This 90-minute tour will have you experiencing our beautiful city from a completely new perspective. Adult tickets are $35 or $30 for Members. 

Doggos In the City 

Red Hook Brisbane have teamed up with Tito’s Vodka to raise money for local charity Animals in Need Brisbane on the 4th September 1pm - 4pm. Over the day, there will be a silent auction and prizes for the best dressed dog in attendance. Red Hook and Tito’s Handmade Vodka will donate $2 per cocktail to Animals In Need Brisbane. Click here to reserve your spot.

Whiskey Dinner at Fatcow 

Fatcow Restaurant is hosting an exclusive event alongside whiskey brands BenRiach, GlenDronach, Jack Daniels and Woodford Reserve. Indulge in a journey of the senses as you work your way through five delicious courses expertly paired with a delicate whiskey. You’ll also score a bottle of BenRiach 10 to take home! Tickets are $199 per person on Wednesday September 8th.

A Bordeaux Dinner at Fatcow

Following their exclusive whiskey dinner, Fatcow is hosting a Bordeaux Dinner for guests to experience a 5 course meal paired with prestigious wines from the iconic region of Bordeaux. The event will be hosted on 22 September and tickets are $249, well worth it for the opportunity to be transported to France through the senses. Click here to view the menu and book.

Negroni Week at COPPA

Negroni lovers, Brisbane has a treat for you this month! From 13th - 19th September COPPA will be offering a special ‘Negroni’ menu that includes 5 of their signature Negroni cocktails. Not only that, COPPA will donate $1 to OZ Harvest from every Negroni sold during the week. Drinking for a cause? Sign us up! 

Brisbane Festival: Messengers of Brisbane at Eagle Street Pier

Brisbane Festival is coming to Eagle Street Pier from 3 - 25 September. Messengers of Brisbane will see a program of entertainment including roving performers and crowd SunSuper Riverfire throughout September. You can expect twirling, neon acts, juggling and more to liven up your post-work drinks or weekend dinners. 

Riverfire at WET Deck

Make this year’s Riverfire POP at W Brisbane’s WET Deck and Bar. Make for an unforgettable evening with incredible views of the fireworks, bold bites, flowing cocktails, chef stations and Brisbane’s hottest DJs. Get your tickets now for guaranteed good times. 

Riverfire at Naga Thai

Fancy front row seats to Brisbane’s biggest show paired with delicious, authentic Thai food? Naga Thai is where you need to go! On Saturday 25 September Naga Thai will be hosting a 7 course banquet and 2.5hr drinks package for $195pp. Indulge in the vibrant flavours of Thailand and soak up incredible views of the fireworks.

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Riverfire at George’s Paragon

If a gourmet seafood feast is your idea of a celebration, head to George’s Paragon for their three course set menu for Riverfire. For $120 per person you can enjoy oysters, barbequed bugs, New Zealand Whole Sole, delicious mud cake dessert and more. 

Riverfire at Fridays

A night at Fridays never disappoints. Add a spectacular fireworks display to the mix and you’re for sure in for an epic night out. This year for Riverfire, Fridays will be offering special packages to help you celebrate. For $35pp you can get general admission and a drink on arrival, if you’d like to make your night extra special, upgrade to the $150pp all inclusive VIP canape package. Book your spot here.

Riverfire at Riverland

Enjoy a casual, laid-back atmosphere without compromising a StoryBridge river-front view and enjoy Riverfire at Riverland this year. Riverland will be hosting a three hour food and beverage package, as well as live music and DJs to help you enjoy Brisbane’s spectacular annual light show. Tickets start from $99 and you can book here.

With a calendar full of events from Brisbane Festival and Riverfire celebrations, be sure to get the family out and about to enjoy our beautiful city.