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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Tue 29 Nov 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

Wed 30 Nov 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

Thu 1 Dec 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

Fri 2 Dec 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

Sat 3 Dec 2022, 9:30am

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

Sat 3 Dec 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 3 Dec 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

Sat 3 Dec 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 3 Dec 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

Last updated: 1 September 2022

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