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.

Please noteBookings are recommended at all times. The Planetarium is closed on Mondays during school term, and public holidays. View opening hours.

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 UniverseSaturday Afternoon 'Live'| Tales of a Time TravellerWe Are Aliens! | Worlds Beyond Earth

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

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Thu 24 Jun 2021, 10:30am
Booked out

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

Thu 24 Jun 2021, 1:30pm
Booked out

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

Thu 24 Jun 2021, 3:00pm

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

Fri 25 Jun 2021, 10:30am
Booked out

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

Fri 25 Jun 2021, 1:30pm
Booked out

Where is the edge of darkness? Fly through the great cliffs on comet 67P, gaze at the fascinating bright spots on Ceres, see the first close ups of dwarf binary...

Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Mt Coot-tha

Fri 25 Jun 2021, 3:00pm

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 26 Jun 2021, 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 26 Jun 2021, 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 26 Jun 2021, 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

Last updated: 4 June 2021