What's On | Saturday 2nd July 2016..
** Children | Family Events **
Swinging pendulums, turning cogs and spinning discs… come and play with the drawing machines!
Make a frenzy of marks with a multitude of wind-up mice and chickens. Swing the pendulum table and magic spirals will appear. Experiment with a giant Spi..
|Towers of Tomorrow | LEGO® Exhibition|
What do you get if you fuse some of the most iconic and eye-popping skyscrapers from Asia and Australia with LEGO®?
You get the awe-inspiring Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO® Bricks, an interactive exhibition that showcases architecture and design in..
|Warner Bros Movie World | Open|
Warner Bros. Movie World is open every day of the year except Anzac Day and Christmas Day. Our show times are at the right times to give you maximum opportunity to see as many shows and attractions as you can.
See all your favourite stars and movi..
** Comedy & Magic Events **
|Standup Comedy & Magic|
The Albion Comedy Club & Restaurant is by far the most popular place to see live stand-up comedy and magic in Brisbane.
Live comedy is all about atmosphere! A lot of places have attempted amateur comedy nights over the years, but the Albion Comedy..
** Competitions | Fun & Games Events **
|Crimson App Pitch Competition|
Budding entrepreneurs in Year 8 – Year 12 across Australia are invited to enter the inaugural Crimson App Pitch Competition, for their chance to secure $3000 worth of seed funding, to help develop their idea into a reality.
Entry is free and appli..
** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **
|A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift|
A WORLD VIEW
THE TIM FAIRFAX GIFT
11 JUN 2016 – 17 APR 2017
GOMA | GALLERY 1.3 | FREE
A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift celebrates a decade of artworks acquired through the support of a single generous benefactor. Tim Fairfax's extraordinar..
|Ah Xian: Naturephysica|
AH XIAN: NATUREPHYSICA
28 MAY 2016 – 3 OCT 2016
GOMA | GALLERY 1.4 | FREE
The Children's Art Centre will present an interactive project developed in collaboration with Chinese-born Australian artist Ah Xian which will invite children and famili..
14 MAY 2016 – 14 MAY 2017
GOMA | GALLERY 3.2 | FREE
This magnificent work is a fine example of Anish Kapoor's practice as one of the most significant sculptors of our time. Kapoor's work draws on metaphysical t..
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** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Colour - Secret Language of the Reef|
Colour: Secret Language of the Reef, is a new interactive exhibition which explores how coral and marine creatures on the Great Barrier Reef use colour, light, patterns and textures to communicate.
Photograph of Mantis ShrimpPhotograph of Reef Her..
|Museum of Brisbane | Open|
Discover the people places and stories of Brisbane at the Museum of Brisbane, open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm.
Open every day between 10am and 5pm.
Open from 1pm on ANZAC Day.
Closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s D..
|Museum of Tropical Queensland | Open|
The Museum of Tropical Queensland is the only branch of the Queensland Museum north of Brisbane on Flinders Street in Townsville.
Daily: 9:30am to 5pm
Anzac Day (25 April): 1pm to 5pm
Closed: Christmas Day, Good Friday
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** Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales Events **
|Garage Sales | Today!|
Check out the Garage Sales on today courtesy of Gazza's Garage Sales.
Gazza's Garage Sales is Australia's best known Garage Sales calendar showing every garage sale this weekend and upcoming sales Australia wide.
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
|Brisbane Valley Markets|
Brisbane Valley Markets are held every weekend in the heart of Fortitude Valley, in the Brunswick Street Mall and Chinatown Mall.
Every Saturday and Sunday, local artisans emerge from their workshops, bleary eyes squinting at the rising sun, and h..
Open every Saturday 7am – 12 noon – ’rain, hail or shine’
The Burleigh Markets boasts a fabulous market atmosphere providing a wonderful selection of stallholders selling:
-:- farm fresh fruit and vegetables
-:- gourmet foods
|Davies Park West End Markets|
The Davies Park West End Markets are held every Saturday from 6am to 2pm.
Set amid the green and shady surrounds of Davies Park, stallholders are selling a wide range of goods, such as fresh fruit, vegetables and produce, arts and crafts, clothing..
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** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Jan Power's Manly Farmers Market|
Jan Powers Farmers Markets on the waterfront at Manly Harbour Village, just out side of Brisbane City are on the first Saturday and third Saturday of every month. If your are looking for fresh food and want to enjoy it with a beautiful Bay backdrop, ..
|Kuraby Farmers Markets|
The Kuraby Farmers Markets are held every Saturday from 6am to midday beside the Kuraby Train Station.
The Kuraby Farmers and Food Markets is the perfect place to shop, eat and relax at your local weekend market, packed with loads of Fruit and Veg..
|Powerhouse Farmers Market|
POWERHOUSE MARKETS EVERY SATURDAY!!!
The Jan Powers Farmers Markets in front of the Powerhouse, Lamington St Newfarm, Brisbane are on every Saturday of the month from 6am till 12pm..
This busy Brisbane Farmers Markets is a great place to spend ..
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** Museum & Science Events **
The Museum houses permanent and changing exhibitions and also provides in-depth education experiences, innovative public programs, early childhood activities and entertaining holiday activities.
The Museum aims to connect visitors to Queensland, i..
** Parties | Social | Singles Events Events **
|Saturdays | Alloneword|
Alloneword Saturdays - a night for cocktails, funk, soul, hip hop and good old fashioned classic party tunes.
With support from the Dirty Diggers this should be your one any only stop for the night. We focus on bringing you cutting edge music in a..
|We Love Karaoke|
Grab your mates, loosen up the vocal chords and get yourselves down to We Love Karaoke at The Victory Hotel!
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night from 10pm, you can take step into the limelight, centre stage, and belt out your favourite tunes..
** Performing Arts | Theatre | Opera Events **
|Australian Outback Spectacular Show|
Australian Outback Spectacular comes alive nightly Tuesday to Sunday except Christmas Day.
There is no place on earth like the Australian outback... and no show on earth like Australian Outback Spectacular's 'Spirit of the Horse'.
Bookings are ..
|Shake O Rama | Australian Burlesque Festival|
The Australian Burlesque Festival presents:
A night of glamorous classic tease and modern neo-burlesque that will dazzle, delight and stimulate the senses! ‘Shake-O-Rama’ will consist of some of the best and most entertaining int..
** Public Awareness Events **
|Federal Election 2016|
The 2016 federal election takes place on Saturday 2 July 2016.
Polling places open at 8am and close at 6pm sharp.
Is voting compulsory?
Yes voting is compulsory for every Australian citizen aged 18 years or older. If you do not vote and do n..
** Sporting Fixtures Events **
|Gold Coast Suns v St Kilda | AFL|
The Gold Coast Suns are based in Carrara, Queensland.
The next Gold Coast Suns home game is:
Saturday July 2
Gold Coast Suns
at Metricon Stadium (1.40pm)
2016 AFL Fixture
|Tennis Leagues | Brisbane Autumn Season 2016|
Want to play in a local, friendly, singles tennis comp?
Our Brisbane Tennis Leagues are a great way of playing singles tennis in a fun, friendly, social tennis comp near you. You’ll play lots of tennis, meet lots of new like-minded tennis partners..
** Trips | Tours Events **
|Brisbane City Hall Tour|
Whether you are a local or a tourist to Brisbane, a guided tour provides an opportunity to learn something about the art, architecture and history of City Hall – the building lovingly known in Brisbane as “the People’s Place”.
To book a free City ..
|Old Surfer's Paradise Ghost Tour|
Discover the epicentre of excess and indulgence on a ghost tour of old Surfers Paradise.
Peel away the glitz, glamour and showgirls of the past to reveal a dark, seedy undercurrent of greed, gluttony and betrayal and the ghosts that still linger i..
** Zoological & Farms Events **
|Australia Zoo | Open|
Located an hour north of Brisbane, on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, Australia Zoo is a team of passionate conservationists working around-the-clock to deliver an animal experience like no other.
Australia Zoo - The Ultimate Wildlife Adventure
|Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary | Open|
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is OPEN 7 days a week.
With Blinky Bill's "Wildlife to the rescue show", newly refurbished kangaroo paddock & Blinky Bills Tree-house & escape slide, its time to visit Currumbin!
The Sanctuary Markets
Open: 4.00pm ..