Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium events

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. Bookings are recommended. The Planetarium is closed on Mondays and public holidays. View the opening hours.

Show schedule

On this page, you will find a display of all shows, in calendar order. 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.

General audience shows 
Capturing the CosmosCosmic Collisions | Dark UniverseEdge of Darkness | Experience the Aurora | Passport to the Universe | Samskara Saturday Night 'Live' | StarlightTales of a Time TravelerWe Are Aliens!
Children's shows
Perfect Little Planet | The Little Star That Could 

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Sun 23 Feb 2020, 11:30am

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

Sun 23 Feb 2020, 12:30pm

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

Sun 23 Feb 2020, 2:00pm

Travel through time to explore ancient civilizations and the birth of the universe. Journey to the edge of a black hole. Follow the lives of stars, the time...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Sun 23 Feb 2020, 3:00pm

Learn about dark matter, dark energy, and recent dramatic advances in our knowledge of the Universe. Explore what's to come in the future of cosmology. Produced...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 25 Feb 2020, 10:30am

Session for school students, covering school curriculum topics. If seats are available, the public may attend this show - please phone to enquire.

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 25 Feb 2020, 12:00pm

Session for school students, covering school curriculum topics. If seats are available, the public may attend this show - please phone to enquire.

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 25 Feb 2020, 1:30pm

This show explores 'all-sky' astronomy, probing the early Universe and the forces that have shaped it, with two of Australia's next-generation telescope...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 25 Feb 2020, 3:00pm

Learn about dark matter, dark energy, and recent dramatic advances in our knowledge of the Universe. Explore what;s to come in the future of cosmology. Produced...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Wed 26 Feb 2020, 10:30am

Session for school students, covering school curriculum topics. If seats are available, the public may attend this show - please phone to enquire.

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Last updated:3 February 2020