Events in Brisbane

Featured Events in Brisbane

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 8:30 – 9:30am

50 Plus: Pilates

Strengthen and stretch your body to help stay fit, improve posture, reduce stress and tone your body. Get active and social at this Fifty Plus Centre pilates class.

Event type: Fitness & well-being, Workshops
Age range: Seniors
Cost: $6
VenueFifty Plus Centre, Brisbane City
Venue addressBrisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Age: 50 years and over
Bookings: For bookings and more information phone Irina on 0466 970 973.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9 – 11am

Abseiling

Come and experience the thrills of abseiling at Kangaroo Point Cliffs.

This is a Chillout event ideal for young people up to 17 years old.

Cost: Free
Event type: Fitness & well-being, Free, School holidays, Workshops
Bookings: Bookings essential. Email bookings@vertecadventure.com.au to confirm your place.
Meeting point: At the rotunda on River Terrace opposite Walmsley Street.
Requirements: Exercise clothes, enclosed shoes, sun protection and a water bottle.
Age: Young people up to 17 years old
VenueKangaroo Point Cliffs Park, Kangaroo Point
Venue addressKangaroo Point Cliffs Park, 29 River Terrace, Kangaroo Point
Boat ramp facilities: Single boat ramp, Single pontoon
Boat ramp information: Kangaroo Point Boat Ramp, Status: open, Naval Stores Pontoon, Status: open

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9am – 6pm

Snow4Kids

Get ready to get your hands on real snow in Brisbane this winter! Snow4Kids is back at South Bank from 24 June to 9 July with real snowfall, snowman making, mini toboggan slopes and more.

So get out your gloves and gumboots and make this winter one to remember!

Location: South Bank Piazza.

Event type: Family events, School holidays
Age range: Infants and toddlers, Preschool kids, Kids
Cost: Ticketed event, prices vary.
VenueSouth Bank Parklands
Venue addressSouth Bank Parklands, Corner Ernest Street, Stanley Street and Grey Street, South Brisbane
Age: Suitable for children 8 and under.
Bookings: Tickets can be purchased online.
Schedule: There are two attractions on offer daily, and tickets for time-slots for each attraction are sold separately: Snowman Making (25min session) or Snow4Kids Park (55min sessions). Each child's ticket includes entry for one accompanying adult. 
More infowww.visitbrisbane.com.au…

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Storytime in the gardens

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at Wedding Lawn 2. This interactive session includes stories and songs for young children. Please bring a rug, hats, water and sunscreen as this is an outdoor event. In the event of rain we will relocate to the Bandstand. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

VenueMt Coot-tha Library
Venue addressMt Coot-tha Library, Brisbane Botanic Gardens, 152 Mt Coot-tha Rd, Mt Coot-tha
Age range: Preschool kids
Bookings: Not required.
Cost: Free

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9:30 – 11:30am

First Peoples: bush foods, useful plants, arts and crafts

**This event is fully booked. Waitlist only** Explore how Australia’s First Peoples used and respected precious natural resources. Discover useful plants and tools, make bush string, taste bush foods and paint an art and craft boomerang to take home. All children must be accompanied by an adult carer. Please arrive five minutes early.

Parent event: Brisbane Nature Rangers
Status: Booked out
Cost: Free
Event type: Free, Green
Bookings: **This event is fully booked. Waitlist only.**, Online bookings essential via Eventbrite. Bookings open Monday 5 June 2017. Bookings close 11:59pm, Sunday 25 June 2017., Maximum 15 children. Maximum 4 children per booking. Waitlist 10 children., Note: if you are on the waitlist, staff will contact you if a place becomes available.
Meeting point: Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre, UBD Map Reference 111 C14.
Requirements: Safety requirements apply and are a condition of entry. Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult carer. All participants must wear a hat, secure fully enclosed shoes, sun-smart clothing, sunscreen, and insect repellent. Bring drinking water and a small morning-tea snack. Bring a raincoat if required.
Age: 7 years and over
VenueBoondall Wetlands Environment Centre
Venue addressBoondall Wetlands Environment Centre, 31 Paperbark Drive (entry via Stanworth Rd), Boondall

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 9:30am – 12:30pm

50 Plus: JD's Cinematography class

Would you like to make a short movie using your video and photos you have taken with your camera? Do you want to learn how to download your photos off of your phone?

JDs 50 Plus Cinematographers holds 2 meetings a month, the 1st and 4th Tuesday at the 50 Plus Centre in the Brisbane City Hall.

Event type: Workshops
Age range: Seniors
Cost: $2
VenueFifty Plus Centre, Brisbane City
Venue addressBrisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Bookings: For more information phone John D'Alton on 07 3371 3707 during the week before 12 noon or after 2pm.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10am – 12pm

3, 2, 1 Action Theatre Games

Bazil Grumble has 250 students that attend our Brisbane-based weekly drama classes! Now you too can come and explore drama with us in this dynamic session. Work with an industry professional to participate in competitive theatre games and activities that will teach improvisation, voice and characterisation.

This is a Chillout event ideal for young people up to 17 years old.

Cost: Free
Event type: Art, Fitness & well-being, Free, School holidays, Workshops
Bookings: Bookings essential. Visit Bazil Grumble to register and confirm your place.
Meeting point: By the playground.
Requirements: Comfortable clothes, sun protection and a water bottle.
Age: Young people up to 17 years old
VenueGeorge Clayton Park, Manly
Venue addressGeorge Clayton Park, 298 The Esplanade, Manly

Mt Gravatt PCYC, 90 Klumpp Road, Upper Mt Gravatt
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10am – 2:30pm

Circus Tribe

Creating new possibilities for the story of your life through circus skills. Juggling, acrobatics, hula hooping, flower sticks, diablo, clowning and poi. This workshop is for anyone who wants to change the way they see themselves in the world.

This is a Chillout event ideal for young people up to 17 years old.

Age range: Kids, Teens
Cost: Free
Event type: Fitness & well-being, Free, School holidays, Workshops
Bookings: Bookings essential. Phone Mt Gravatt PCYC on 3420 4655 to confirm your place.
Meeting point: Meet at reception.
Requirements: Comfy clothes, water bottle and bring a packed lunch.
Age: Young people up to 17 years

The Rock Indoor Climbing Gym, 61 Sandstone Place, Parkinson
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10am – 12pm

Indoor Rock Climbing

Challenge yourself on our climbing walls. Enjoy scaling up to 12 metres high, whilst having stacks of fun!

This is a Chillout event ideal for young people up to 17 years old.

Age range: Kids, Teens
Cost: $5
Event type: Fitness & well-being, School holidays, Workshops
Bookings: Bookings essential. Visit The Rock Climbing Gym and click on the BOOK NOW tab make your booking.
Meeting point: Meet at the climbing wall front entrance.
Requirements: Wear light sensible clothing (long comfy pants, shorts or tights) and enclosed shoes.
Age: Young people up to 17 years

Fortitude Valley PCYC, 458 Wickham Street, Fortitude Valley
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10 – 11am

Latin American Dance

Enjoy the musical rhythms of Latin America and learn to dance in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

This is a Chillout event ideal for young people up to 17 years old.

Age range: Kids, Teens
Cost: Free
Event type: Fitness & well-being, Free, School holidays, Workshops
Bookings: No bookings required. Phone Rebecca on 0422 967 267 for more information.
Meeting point: On the basketball court.
Requirements: Flat closed in shoes and a water bottle.
Age: Young people up to 17 years old

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10am – 4pm

Secret Stories

Inspired by Indigenous artist Robert Andrew’s exhibition Our mutable histories, learn how to write a secret story using wax and crayon in our family-friendly workshop. Give your story to your friend/parent/grandparent and watch them reveal the message. Recommended for ages 4 years and over, however for all ages with a little help.

Find out more information about school holiday activities at Museum of Brisbane.

Event type: Art, Culture, Free, Workshops
Age range: Kids
Cost: Free
VenueMuseum of Brisbane, Brisbane City
Venue addressMuseum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City
Age: 4 years and over
Bookings: No bookings required.

Fort Lytton National Park, South Street, Lytton
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10am – 12:30pm

Holding the Fort

The General is coming to inspect the Fort! Sergeant Wilson and Corporal Jones urgently need help to pass this final inspection. Set in and around a real historic fort, this activity-based program is run by professional actors, using drama to engage children in real learning and great fun. Are you up for this hands-on activity based challenge? Adults attend for free.

This activity is part of the Gold'n'Kids program for children 6+ years of age and seniors to enjoy together.

Age range: Kids, Teens, Seniors
Cost: $8.75 per child (adults attend for free)
Event type: Fitness & well-being, School holidays
Bookings: Bookings essential. To book phone Ranger Daley at Queensland Parks and Wildlife on 07 3393 4647.
Meeting point: Meet at the Visitor Centre.
Requirements: Bring morning tea.
Age: Kids 6 years and over and Seniors