Brisbane Events Calendar

Welcome to the Brisbane Kids Event Calendar, your ultimate guide to discovering the most fantastic family-friendly events and activities in Brisbane and South East Queensland. Whether you're seeking weekend festivities, school holiday events, or want to make every day an adventure, we've got you covered with what's on near you.

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Playful Poetry Wall

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Playful Poetry Wall Discover a fun new way to express yourself with the playful poetry wall at Redcliffe Art Gallery! Using the words provided, assemble your thoughts into poetic verses. These could be short poems, lyrical rhymes and simple haikus. Display your poem on the wall using our magnets. Take inspiration from the current exhibition […]

Free

The Patch

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum Dayboro Rd, Whiteside, QLD, Australia

The Patch Step into The Patch, Pine Rivers Heritage Museum's latest Imaginarium experience where you can get your hands into a garden of family fun. The Imaginarium is a dedicated intergenerational play space filled with varied activities and crafts designed for everyone to create, learn and explore together. You can plant and harvest in the pretend […]

Free

Vibrant Vessels

Ipswich Art Gallery d’Arcy Doyle Place, Corner Limestone and Nicholas Streets, Ipswich, QLD, Australia

Vibrant Vessels Families can get hands-on with STEAM-based exhibitions and activities throughout the school holiday period! Drop into a Vibrant Vessels weaving workshop and make a woven vessel – yours to take home! This free activity will be running on weekdays during the school holidays, starting on Tuesday 2 April. Kids can then explore shape and design at […]

Free

Frog Month at Kumbartcho Sanctuary

Kumbartcho Sanctuary 15 Bunya Pine Court, Eatons Hill, QLD, Australia

Frog Month at Kumbartcho Sanctuary Hop into Frog Month this April at Kumbartcho Sanctuary for awesome school holiday fun! The education centre will be open Tuesday to Friday 9am till 2pm. There will be lots of fun frog activities including painting frogs, making frogs, learning about the life-cycle of frogs and trying to find some […]

Free

Trolls Scavenger Hunt and Craft Village at Skygate!

Skygate 11 The Circuit, Brisbane Airport, Brisbane, Qld, Australia

Skygate has gone Trolls crazy with Poppy visiting the centre these school holidays! Channel your inner artist in the Craft Village where you can colour your own Trolls puzzle to take home and uncover hidden messages on the Skygate Centre Scavenger Hunt with a Free Gift upon completion. 🗓 Monday 8th April to Friday 12th […]

Free

Meet Wildlife Neighbours

Downfall Creek Bushland Centre 815 Rode Rd, McDowall , QLD, Australia

Meet Wildlife Neighbours Native wildlife live all around us - from our backyards, to local parks and nature reserves. But have you had a chance to meet them up close? Join wildlife expert as they introduce you to amphibians, reptiles, mammals and birds. Learn more about these unique Australian animals and how you can help […]

Free

Kids Workshop: Larger than Life Portraits

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Kids Workshop: Larger than life portraits Looking for a school holiday activity? Join Pine Rivers Art Gallery to construct a larger-than-life self-portrait these school holidays. This kid's workshop uses a combination of collage, drawing techniques and natural materials. You will develop an image that tells the unique story of who you are. Take home your […]

Lord Mayor’s Children’s Program and Curbside Carnies

Brisbane City Hall 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane , QLD, Australia

Step into a realm of wonder and delight during the holiday season with the Lord Mayor’s Children’s Program, Curbside Carnies, presented by Brisbane City Council. This captivating performance, curated by Sophie deLightful, promises to delight audiences with its blend of circus arts and entertainment. From the moment guests arrive, they'll be swept up in a […]

Nature by Night Imaginarium

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe, qld, Australia

Nature by Night Imaginarium Explore the nocturnal world of Australian wildlife at Redcliffe Museum’s Nature by Night Imaginarium. Learn about some of Australia’s favourite night-time animals and guess the sounds they make. Enjoy the fascinating nocturnal zone and make yourself cosy in our glow worm cave or get creative with at the activity station. There […]

Free

Art Collection Up Close

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Art Collection Up Close What comes to mind when you think of an artwork? Art can take on many forms, including printing, sculpture and performance. Because of its infinite possibilities, art is an excellent way to learn about ourselves and the places we live in. Come along and meet a few artists from the City […]

Free

Playtopia

Roma Street Parkland Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Playtopia Discover a world of wonder at Roma Street Parkland's newest kids event – Playtopia! Join Roma Street Parkland for free kids' activities held over the school holidays every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9am to 1pm. Mark your calendars for April 3rd to 5th and 10th to 12th as Roma Street Parkland transforms into […]

Free

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids QAGOMA’s free Kids on Tour activity has come to the Redcliffe Art Gallery studio! This family-friendly activity includes drawing, sculpture, collage, and interactive multimedia. Create unique art by combining different creatures, plants, and other shapes. Enter the fantastical world of The Castle of Tarragindi and discover the […]

Free

Playful Poetry Wall

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Playful Poetry Wall Discover a fun new way to express yourself with the playful poetry wall at Redcliffe Art Gallery! Using the words provided, assemble your thoughts into poetic verses. These could be short poems, lyrical rhymes and simple haikus. Display your poem on the wall using our magnets. Take inspiration from the current exhibition […]

Free

The Patch

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum Dayboro Rd, Whiteside, QLD, Australia

The Patch Step into The Patch, Pine Rivers Heritage Museum's latest Imaginarium experience where you can get your hands into a garden of family fun. The Imaginarium is a dedicated intergenerational play space filled with varied activities and crafts designed for everyone to create, learn and explore together. You can plant and harvest in the pretend […]

Free

Vibrant Vessels

Ipswich Art Gallery d’Arcy Doyle Place, Corner Limestone and Nicholas Streets, Ipswich, QLD, Australia

Vibrant Vessels Families can get hands-on with STEAM-based exhibitions and activities throughout the school holiday period! Drop into a Vibrant Vessels weaving workshop and make a woven vessel – yours to take home! This free activity will be running on weekdays during the school holidays, starting on Tuesday 2 April. Kids can then explore shape and design at […]

Free

Frog Month at Kumbartcho Sanctuary

Kumbartcho Sanctuary 15 Bunya Pine Court, Eatons Hill, QLD, Australia

Frog Month at Kumbartcho Sanctuary Hop into Frog Month this April at Kumbartcho Sanctuary for awesome school holiday fun! The education centre will be open Tuesday to Friday 9am till 2pm. There will be lots of fun frog activities including painting frogs, making frogs, learning about the life-cycle of frogs and trying to find some […]

Free

Suitcase still life drawing – Kids’ workshop

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Suitcase still life drawing - Kids' workshop Unpack the past in this still life drawing workshop for kids at Redcliffe Art Gallery these school holidays. What is inside our vintage suitcase? You’ll discover vintage toys, things your great-grandmother would have used in her kitchen and artefacts you may have never seen before. Let the stories […]

Free

Dinosaur Party

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Dinosaur Party Twirl, stomp, and roar into the Queensland Museum for a prehistoric celebration of movement at their rompin’, stompin’ Dinosaur Party these school holidays! In this free 45-minute children’s workshop, the talented team at Queensland Ballet will guide participants on a dino-dancing journey filled with movement and prehistoric flair. Led by Queensland Ballet teaching […]

Free

STOMP with Aunty Sharron

Downfall Creek Bushland Centre 815 Rode Rd, McDowall , QLD, Australia

STOMP with Aunty Sharron Join Aunty Sharron as she takes us all on a musical song and dance journey. Meet her animal puppet friends and have a laugh with her cheeky puppet Dinawan-Emu, as we connect to our past, present and future, creating new footprints on Mother Earth together. Together, we will respectfully acknowledge the […]

Free

Nature by Night Imaginarium

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe, qld, Australia

Nature by Night Imaginarium Explore the nocturnal world of Australian wildlife at Redcliffe Museum’s Nature by Night Imaginarium. Learn about some of Australia’s favourite night-time animals and guess the sounds they make. Enjoy the fascinating nocturnal zone and make yourself cosy in our glow worm cave or get creative with at the activity station. There […]

Free

Art Collection Up Close

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Art Collection Up Close What comes to mind when you think of an artwork? Art can take on many forms, including printing, sculpture and performance. Because of its infinite possibilities, art is an excellent way to learn about ourselves and the places we live in. Come along and meet a few artists from the City […]

Free

Playtopia

Roma Street Parkland Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Playtopia Discover a world of wonder at Roma Street Parkland's newest kids event – Playtopia! Join Roma Street Parkland for free kids' activities held over the school holidays every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9am to 1pm. Mark your calendars for April 3rd to 5th and 10th to 12th as Roma Street Parkland transforms into […]

Free

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids QAGOMA’s free Kids on Tour activity has come to the Redcliffe Art Gallery studio! This family-friendly activity includes drawing, sculpture, collage, and interactive multimedia. Create unique art by combining different creatures, plants, and other shapes. Enter the fantastical world of The Castle of Tarragindi and discover the […]

Free

Playful Poetry Wall

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Playful Poetry Wall Discover a fun new way to express yourself with the playful poetry wall at Redcliffe Art Gallery! Using the words provided, assemble your thoughts into poetic verses. These could be short poems, lyrical rhymes and simple haikus. Display your poem on the wall using our magnets. Take inspiration from the current exhibition […]

Free

Vibrant Vessels

Ipswich Art Gallery d’Arcy Doyle Place, Corner Limestone and Nicholas Streets, Ipswich, QLD, Australia

Vibrant Vessels Families can get hands-on with STEAM-based exhibitions and activities throughout the school holiday period! Drop into a Vibrant Vessels weaving workshop and make a woven vessel – yours to take home! This free activity will be running on weekdays during the school holidays, starting on Tuesday 2 April. Kids can then explore shape and design at […]

Free

Kids Art Activities: Imagine, Play, Create

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Kids Art Activities: Imagine, Play, Create Are you looking for fun art activities for kids and parents alike? Visit Pine Rivers Art Gallery to explore the exhibition Art Collection Up Close through kid’s craft and play. There are plenty of free kids' activities to explore: - make a mask to blend in or stand out […]

Free

Sensory Tour: Art Collection Up Close

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Sensory Tour: Art Collection Up Close What comes to mind when you think of an artwork? Art can take on many forms, including printing, sculpture and performance. Because of its infinite possibilities, art is an excellent way to learn about ourselves and the places we live in. Come along and meet a few artists from […]

Free

Active Lifestyle Expo

600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, QLD, Australia

Active Lifestyle Expo The Active Lifestyle Expo, running from Friday 12 April – Sunday 14 April is the place to go for wellness, nutrition, health, fitness, education, cycling, new trends, products and more. Expo attendees can also enjoy a heap of new activities and entertainment, including food, wine, craft beers and entertainment for the whole […]

Free

Playful Abstractions Painting Workshop

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Playful Abstractions Painting Workshop Have you wanted to try your hand at abstract painting? Come down to Redcliffe Art Gallery to take part in this experimental art workshop. Learn new painting techniques using pastels, watercolours, and salt on paper - all materials will be supplied.  Draw inspiration from the current exhibition, Intimate Immensity, by Ian […]

Free

Dinosaur Party

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Dinosaur Party Twirl, stomp, and roar into the Queensland Museum for a prehistoric celebration of movement at their rompin’, stompin’ Dinosaur Party these school holidays! In this free 45-minute children’s workshop, the talented team at Queensland Ballet will guide participants on a dino-dancing journey filled with movement and prehistoric flair. Led by Queensland Ballet teaching […]

Free

Meet Wildlife Neighbours

Karawatha Forest Discovery Centre 149 Acacia Road, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Meet Wildlife Neighbours Native wildlife live all around us - from our backyards, to local parks and nature reserves. But have you had a chance to meet them up close? Join wildlife expert as they introduce you to amphibians, reptiles, mammals and birds. Learn more about these unique Australian animals and how you can help […]

Free

Exercise Freedom of Entry to Redland City

Raby Bay Harbour Park Cnr Harbour View Court and Shore Street West, Cleveland (near Cleveland train station), Cleveland, Australia

Exercise Freedom of Entry to Redland City Come along to the Air Force Ceremonial Parade on Saturday 13 April 2024. Redland City granted the age-old honour of Freedom of Entry to the City to No.95 Wing of the Royal Australian Air Force in 2014. This year, No.95 Wing will exercise their right of Freedom of […]

Free

Movie in the Park

Brennan Park Brennan Park, Bongaree, QLD, Australia

Movie in the Park  Wahoo! Movie in the Park is making its return to Bribie Island this April. On Saturday, April 13th, immerse yourself in a night of enjoyable, family-friendly entertainment and relish a FREE screening of ‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie.’ Bring your preferred picnic rug or folding chairs and savor an evening beneath […]

Free

Young Artist Competition & Basketball Day Out

St James College 201 Boundary St, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia

Young Artist Competition & Basketball Day Out Head along to St James College on 13 April for a day full of fabulous artwork, and fun on the court! It will be a fun-filled day for the young artist or athlete in your life. JCI are teaming up with JCI Harbour in Hong Kong for the […]

Free

Aspley Homemaker City FAM FUN DAY

Aspley Homemaker City 815 Zillmere Road, Brisbane, Qld, Australia

Join us at Aspley Homemaker City on Saturday 13th April for a fun-filled day the whole family can enjoy! Here’s what we have lined up: 🎨 Face Painting 🐓 Petting Zoo 🎶 Live Music 🪄 Kids Workshops 🙌 Hourly Giveaways and so much more! FAM FUN DAY Event details When: April 13th 10am-3pm Where: Aspley […]

Free

Nature by Night Imaginarium

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe, qld, Australia

Nature by Night Imaginarium Explore the nocturnal world of Australian wildlife at Redcliffe Museum’s Nature by Night Imaginarium. Learn about some of Australia’s favourite night-time animals and guess the sounds they make. Enjoy the fascinating nocturnal zone and make yourself cosy in our glow worm cave or get creative with at the activity station. There […]

Free

Art Collection Up Close

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Art Collection Up Close What comes to mind when you think of an artwork? Art can take on many forms, including printing, sculpture and performance. Because of its infinite possibilities, art is an excellent way to learn about ourselves and the places we live in. Come along and meet a few artists from the City […]

Free

The Butter Factory Breakfast Markets

Kingston Butter Factory Milky Way, Kingston, Queensland, Australia

The Butter Factory Breakfast Markets Visiting markets can be a delightful and immersive experience. The Butter Factory Breakfast Markets aim to bring local community experiences, good, and services to the very accessible Butter Factory Precinct. Browse and shop: Explore the market stalls and take your time to browse through the various products on offer. You […]

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Kids on Tour: Free Art Activities for Kids QAGOMA’s free Kids on Tour activity has come to the Redcliffe Art Gallery studio! This family-friendly activity includes drawing, sculpture, collage, and interactive multimedia. Create unique art by combining different creatures, plants, and other shapes. Enter the fantastical world of The Castle of Tarragindi and discover the […]

Free

Playful Poetry Wall

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Playful Poetry Wall Discover a fun new way to express yourself with the playful poetry wall at Redcliffe Art Gallery! Using the words provided, assemble your thoughts into poetic verses. These could be short poems, lyrical rhymes and simple haikus. Display your poem on the wall using our magnets. Take inspiration from the current exhibition […]

Free

The Patch

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum Dayboro Rd, Whiteside, QLD, Australia

The Patch Step into The Patch, Pine Rivers Heritage Museum's latest Imaginarium experience where you can get your hands into a garden of family fun. The Imaginarium is a dedicated intergenerational play space filled with varied activities and crafts designed for everyone to create, learn and explore together. You can plant and harvest in the pretend […]

Free

Kids Art Activities: Imagine, Play, Create

Pine Rivers Art Gallery 130-134 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Strathpine, QLD, Australia

Kids Art Activities: Imagine, Play, Create Are you looking for fun art activities for kids and parents alike? Visit Pine Rivers Art Gallery to explore the exhibition Art Collection Up Close through kid’s craft and play. There are plenty of free kids' activities to explore: - make a mask to blend in or stand out […]

Free

Meet Wildlife Neighbours

Boondall Wetlands Environment Centre 31 Paperbark Drive, Boondall, QLD, Australia

Meet Wildlife Neighbours Native wildlife live all around us - from our backyards, to local parks and nature reserves. But have you had a chance to meet them up close? Join wildlife expert as they introduce you to amphibians, reptiles, mammals and birds. Learn more about these unique Australian animals and how you can help […]

Free

Mousetrap Theatre Company’s school holiday skit show at Redcliffe Museum

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe, qld, Australia

Mousetrap Theatre Company’s school holiday skit show at Redcliffe Museum The magic of theatre comes to Redcliffe Museum these April School Holidays. Celebrate Youth Week by enjoying short plays and skits from cultural powerhouse Mousetrap Theatre Company’s Kids Class. Family friendly program includes: Rome’n Around Julius Caesar coined the phrase ‘Veni vidi vici’ but do […]

Free

Redcliffe Markets

Redcliffe Jetty Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe, QLD, Australia

Redcliffe Markets Set alongside the picturesque Redcliffe Peninsula, just north of Brisbane, the Redcliffe Markets are an iconic seaside marketplace filled with fresh farm-direct produce (with plenty of organic fruit and veg options) and meats, artisan goods, trawler-direct seafood, fresh baked breads, gourmet food and provisions, handmade wares, art ‘n’ craft and SO much more. […]

Free

Nature by Night Imaginarium

Redcliffe Museum 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe, qld, Australia

Nature by Night Imaginarium Explore the nocturnal world of Australian wildlife at Redcliffe Museum’s Nature by Night Imaginarium. Learn about some of Australia’s favourite night-time animals and guess the sounds they make. Enjoy the fascinating nocturnal zone and make yourself cosy in our glow worm cave or get creative with at the activity station. There […]

Free

Logan Model Engineering Society Miniature Train Rides

16 Netball Drv (Off Ewing Rd) 16 Netball Drv (Off Ewing Rd), Woodridge,, Qld, Australia

Logan Model Engineering Society Miniature Train Rides Logan Model Engineering Society Miniature Train Rides running days are 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month.    Trains run from 10:30am through to around 3:00pm but may close early and conduct staff training if there are no public to ride.   Passengers are required to wear enclosed […]

The Milton Markets

Milton Markets Cribb Street, Milton, QLD, Australia

The Milton Markets The Milton Markets stand as the quintessential weekend destination in Inner West Brisbane, showcasing an unparalleled selection of food, farm produce, and lifestyle offerings. Their commitment is unwavering in supporting the finest local talents, including growers, farmers, artists, cooks, chefs, designers, bakers, fishmongers, butchers, baristas, juicers, and artisans. Explore an array of […]

Free

Big Family Ride at Tour de Brisbane

RNA Showgrounds 600 Gregory Tce, Bowen Hills, Qld, Australia

Big Family Ride at Tour de Brisbane With the sun shining and the breeze picking up, it's the perfect time to dust off those bikes and get ready for some family fun. Join the Tour de Brisbane sponsored by Transurban's Big Family Ride, rolling into Brisbane City on Sunday, April 14, 2024. This exciting event […]

The Patch

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum Dayboro Rd, Whiteside, QLD, Australia

The Patch Step into The Patch, Pine Rivers Heritage Museum's latest Imaginarium experience where you can get your hands into a garden of family fun. The Imaginarium is a dedicated intergenerational play space filled with varied activities and crafts designed for everyone to create, learn and explore together. You can plant and harvest in the pretend […]

Free

Redcliffe Markets

Redcliffe Parade Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe, Qld, Australia

Redcliffe Markets Set alongside the picturesque Redcliffe Peninsula, the Redcliffe Markets are an iconic seaside marketplace filled with fresh farm-direct produce and meats, artisan goods, trawler-direct seafood, fresh-baked bread, gourmet food and provisions, handmade wares, art ‘n’ craft and SO much more. It is a hub dedicated to supporting and showcasing the best growers, makers, […]

We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. Let us know at info@brisbanekids.com.au.