Brisbane City Council's Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium features entertaining and informative shows for adults and children. All general audience and children's shows include two parts - the main feature and a tour of Brisbane's night sky by the Planetarium's astronomers.

Show schedule

On this page, you will find a display of all shows. To see all Planetarium shows for a specific date or date range, or to see a specific show, filter your search. Alternatively, you can choose a show from the list below.

For the enjoyment of audiences, the following programs are not recommended for children under six years of age.
Cosmic Collisions | Dark UniverseEdge of Darkness | Passport to the UniverseAstronomy Live| We Are Aliens! | Worlds Beyond Earth

These shows are suitable for children.
Perfect Little Planet | The Little Star That Could | Tycho Goes to MarsTycho to the Moon

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Sat 28 May 2022, 9:30am

The story of Little Star, an average yellow star searching for planets of his own. Along the way he meets other types of stars, learns what makes each star...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sat 28 May 2022, 10:30am

Children will love this tour of the solar system through the eyes of a family of aliens on vacation from another star system, discovering rings, ice cliffs and...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sat 28 May 2022, 11:30am

Are we alone? The human race is connected better than ever before but could we one day be part of a galactic community sharing our knowledge and ideas? Or is...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sat 28 May 2022, 1:30pm

Get your passport for a thrilling journey through the Solar System, beneath the rings of Saturn, into the heart of the Orion Nebula, out of the Milky Way Galaxy...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sat 28 May 2022, 3:00pm

Join us for a mission of discovery as the Planetarium’s astronomers take you on an exciting virtual spaceflight. Shall we chart a course through the Solar...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sun 29 May 2022, 9:30am

Tycho is a dog who doesn’t just howl at the Moon, but wants to go there. Blast off on an amazing ride into space with Tycho and his young friends. Recommended...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sun 29 May 2022, 10:30am

Tycho is back! Everyone’s favourite cheeky dog is blasting off to discover the red planet, Mars. Tycho is in search of water to fly his steam-powered space...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sun 29 May 2022, 11:30am

Collisions, both dazzling and destructive, release energy that drives the growth and evolution of the universe, and shape our place within it. Produced by the...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sun 29 May 2022, 1:30pm

The story of the dynamic worlds that share our Solar System, and the unique conditions that make life on Earth possible. Take a journey far beyond our own...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Last updated: 5 May 2022

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