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Fri 30 Aug 2019 to Sun 19 Apr 2020

High Rotation dives into the songs, stories and images of the Brisbane music scene, exploring a world of musicians and managers, labels and producers, venues...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Fri 24 Jan 2020 to Sun 9 Feb 2020

Roll up and let the games begin, The Midsummer Carnival is in town! This original adaptation of Shakespeare’s famous comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, is an...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Wed 29 Jan 2020, 5:30pm

If you love yarning with other knitters and crocheters, this is the social group for you. Meeting fortnightly on Wednesday evenings from 5.30-8pm, this...

Brisbane Square Library, 266 George Street, Brisbane City

Thu 30 Jan 2020, 6:30am
Free

Pilates strengthens the core through flowing abdominal based movements.

The Beirne Park, 77 Gerler Road, Hendra

Fri 31 Jan 2020, 4:00pm

Brisbane City Council has completed the Kenrose Street Carina Village Precinct Project and to celebrate the revitalisation of the local neighbourhood centre...

Kenrose Street shopping precinct, Kenrose Street, Carina.

Fri 31 Jan 2020, 5:00pm

Hey ‘White Wedding’, ‘Dancing With Myself’, ‘Rebel Yell’, ‘Flesh For Fantasy’, ‘Eyes Without A Face’... with a huge list of global hit singles to his name...

Riverstage, Brisbane City

Fri 31 Jan 2020, 5:30pm
Free

Kick back and watch the sun set over the Brisbane River from the Queensland Maritime Museum. Enjoy the city lights and smooth jazz with delicious canapés and...

Queensland Maritime Museum Park, South Brisbane

Sat 1 Feb 2020, 6:00am
Free

Each Saturday, the Jan Powers Farmers Markets brings the freshest Queensland produce to Brisbane Powerhouse. Featuring over 120 stalls, the markets are bustling...

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm

Sat 1 to Sun 2 Feb 2020
Free

Come and celebrate Lunar New Year in Fortitude Valley’s Chinatown Mall. Get involved in the festivities with lion and dragon dancers, fire shows, traditional...

Chinatown Mall, Fortitude Valley

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Last updated:9 January 2020