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.

From Monday 23 March the Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium will be closed to customers in order to help slow the spread of coronavirus. 

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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Mon 6 Apr 2020, 10:30am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Building their own rocket, two children spend a night touring the Solar System alongside their ship’s navigator, an...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Mon 6 Apr 2020, 11:30am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Children will love this tour of the solar system through the eyes of a family of aliens on vacation from another star system...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Mon 6 Apr 2020, 1:00pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Get your passport for a thrilling journey through the Solar System, beneath the rings of Saturn, into the heart of the Orion...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Mon 6 Apr 2020, 2:00pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Where is the edge of darkness? Fly through the great cliffs on comet 67P, gaze at the fascinating bright spots on Ceres, see...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 10:00am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** The story of Little Star, an average yellow star searching for planets of his own. Along the way he meets other types of...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 11:00am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Children will love this tour of the solar system through the eyes of a family of aliens on vacation from another star system...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 12:00pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Are we alone? The human race is connected better than ever before but could we one day be part of a galactic community...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 1:00pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** The story of the dynamic worlds that share our Solar System, and the unique conditions that make life on Earth possible...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Tue 7 Apr 2020, 2:00pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Travel through time to explore ancient civilizations and the birth of the universe. Journey to the edge of a black hole...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Last updated:23 March 2020