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Big Eagle Jazz Band

Brisbane Jazz Club 1 Annie Street, Kangaroo Point, Queensland, Australia

The Big Eagle Jazz Band will perform traditional jazz, blues and gospel tunes from the earliest periods of recorded music at the Brisbane Jazz Club. The Band will celebrate the music of jazz pioneers including the Original Dixie Land Jazz Band, New Orleans Rhythm Kings, Jelly Roll Morton, and Clarence and Spencer Williams.

$15 – $25

Doll by Babushka

Paradise Showroom Gold Coast 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia

This month Doll by Babushka is coming to the Gold Coast for one night only. Prepared to be stunned and humoured by a darkly comedic cabaret, performing arrangements from Queen to Destiny's Child. With a stellar cast featuring Opera Queensland's Alicia Cush and many more, you're in for a treat.

Sunnybank $2 Food Trail

Sunnybank Plaza & Sunny Park Shopping Centres 342 McCullough Street, Sunnybank, Queensland, Australia

The Sunnybank $2 food trail returns for its third consecutive year featuring an authentic and delicious Asian culinary experience. The trail offers a range of mini-dishes from cuisines such as Chinese, Japanese, Hong Kong Style, Vietnamese, Taiwanese and more. There will be free entertainment all day and the chance to win a $10,000 international foodie […]

Brisbane International Guitar Festival

Magda Community Artz 80 Boundary Road, Bardon, Queensland, Australia

'Magda Community Artz' is excited to present a weekend of superb guitar playing with Michael Fix, Richard Gilewitz, and Queensland's only performance by Tony McManus and singer Fiona Ross. They will be premiering their new CD Clyde's Waters. Their concert on Saturday, June 17, will follow a guitar concert on Friday, June 16.

Free – $85

Classic Creedence at Club Greenslopes

Club Greenslopes 131 Ridge Street, Greenslopes, Queensland, Australia

Club Greenslopes will be welcoming seasoned professional musicians from Brisbane to play a tribute to the classic hits of John Fogerty and Creedence Clearwater Revival (CCR) on Saturday, June 17. After being hailed as the best CCR tribute in Australia, this really is not one to miss for classic rock fans! Doors open at 6pm […]

$15

Fight MS – Brissie to the Bay Bike Ride

Musgrave Park 121 Cordelia Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Slip into your riding clothes and don your best costume for 'Brissie to the Bay bike ride' to fight multiple sclerosis (MS) and raise funds for MS Queensland. In their 27th year, MS Queensland has charted out riding routes for all levels; the family friendly 10km around the Brisbane Riverside, the scenic 25km to Balmoral, […]

Women of Letters

The Zoo 711 Ann Street, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Bestselling international literary salon, Women of Letters, is making its way to Brisbane in June, serving up wine, cheese plates and an homage to the beautiful lost art of letter writing. The distinguished lineup includes Merlynn Tong, Pip Courtney, Paige Rattray, Sibylla Budd, Claire Christian and Debbie Kilroy. The event will not only celebrate a […]

$23.50

Michael Muir Disappearing Act

Jan Murphy Gallery 486 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD, Australia

Michael Muir's latest exhibition, Disappearing Act, will be showcased at the Jan Murphy Gallery from June 20 to July 15. Visitors will be transported back to nostalgic memories of holidays spent on the Sunshine Coast, the inspiration for his works. The paintings will evoke fond memories as they show the coastal landscapes, regional towns and rolling […]

Shelter by Lucy O’Doherty

Edwina Corlette Gallery 555 Brunswick Street, New Farm, Queensland, Australia

Marvel at the beauty of Australian art with Lucy O'Doherty's Shelter. Revered among the art world, she has received many awards and her work is held in the Artbank Collection, Imago Mundi Bennetton Collection and in private collections around Australia.

Foretune Business Breakfast

Southport Golf Club Slatyer Avenue, Southport, Queensland, Australia

Leading Gold Coast and leadership consultant, Michael Yacoub, will provide insight for local business and media concerning the 'Blue Ocean Strategy', which came out of Harvard. Describing Uber and Air B&B as 'Blue Ocean' ideas, Yacoub will empower business people with ideas on how they can become the 'disruptor', or become better prepared for dealing […]

$45 – $55

In the Landscape Exhibition

Percolator Gallery 134 Latrobe Terrace, Paddington, Queensland, Australia

When Brisbane’s Helena Jackson Lloyd offered Sydney artist Cathy Shugg a glass of white on a Lord Howe Island verandah one evening, neither of them knew it was the start of an ongoing creative collaboration and friendship. Since then, the duo has travelled and painted together, roaming from Australia’s east coast to the remote outback. […]

Entrepreneurial Women’s Series Luncheon

Bond University, University Club 16 University Drive, Robina, Queensland, Australia

Bond University invites you to this special luncheon aptly named 'Inspiring Change' with guest speaker Baroness Valerie Amos, CH. Over lunch and drinks, Baroness Valerie Amos, CH will share her experiences and work in politics and public service and why embracing risk is critical in creating change. Baroness Valerie Amos CH has been a pioneer in […]

$40 – $60

Young at heart celebrating the hits of Frank Sinatra and Doris Day

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Cultural Precinct, Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street, South Bane, Queensland, Australia

Join Australian stars, Tom Burlinson and Melinda Schneider for a concert in celebration of the iconic hits of Frank Sinatra and Doris Day. Accompanied by the Young at Heart Orchestra, you can enjoy the pair delivering memorable tunes like Secret Love, New York New York, Que Sera Sera and Come Fly With Me to name a few.

$89 – $129

Circus of Illusion

Gold Coast welcomes Circus of Illusion for three weeks straight. The show compiles circus and illusion into a two-hour experience of wonder, magic and mystery. This colorful parade of top circus artists, clowns, jugglers, mimes, magicians and illusionists will perform under the Big Top at Mitchell Park, Southport from June 23 through to July 9.

Lloyd & Shugg Exhibition

Percolator Gallery 134 Latrobe Terrace, Paddington, Queensland, Australia

2 Artists in the Landscape is a collaboration between amazing painters Helena Jackson Lloyd and Cathy Shugg, and will open to the public on Friday, June 23. The Percolator Gallery is also featuring 'Drinks with the Artists' on Sunday, June 25.

Free

The Vision Splendid

North Gregory Hotel 67 Elderslie Street, Winton, Queensland, Australia

The 'Outback Film Festival' is just around the corner in Winton with the 'The Vision Splendid Film Festival' about to hit the North Gregory Hotel. After a sell-out in 2016, the opening night for the festival is set to charm audiences once again from June 23 until July 1. Book your tickets now at http://www.visionsplendidfilmfest.com/tickets/.

$30 – $35

Burger Urge Boston Cheeseburger Eating Competition

To celebrate the launch of their new American Style Boston Cheeseburger, Burger Urge is hosting an eating competition on Friday the 23rd of June at their Nundah location. The competition will see participants eat as many Boston Cheeseburgers as they can in 20 minutes, with the winner receiving return trip to Boston, USA. For more […]

Pick-Your-Own Food Safari

Robina Town Centre 19 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina, Queensland, Australia

Let your taste buds go on an adventure at The Kitchens in The Robina Town Centre. Guests are given a welcome drink, canapes, entree, main and dessert with matching cocktails in one of two 'food' trails through Level 4 of the centres culinary community epicentre. Bookings essential.

$60

Tattersall’s Club Tiara Race Day 2017

Doomben Racecourse 75 Hampden Street, Ascot, Queensland, Australia

Tattersall's Club Tiara Race Day will be held on Saturday, 24 June as part of the 2017 Winter Racing Carnival. Located at Doomben Racecourse, winter racing fashion will be at its peak. With a new judging panel, and exciting prizes to be won, it's safe to say Tattersall's Club Tiara Race Day will be a […]

What’s in the Box?

Robina Town Centre 19 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina, Queensland, Australia

Allow the kids to explore their imagination at Robina Town Centre these Winter holidays! Set them loose with colour and creativity in two 20ft shipping containers, and then have fun in the Ball Pit. Be entertained by local buskers each Saturday and Sunday from 12 - 2pm. Children must be supervised at all times.

Stone & Wood Long Lunch

Pig 'N' Whistle Brunswick Street & Robertson Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia

Pig ‘N’ Whistle Brunswick Street and Stone & Wood are joining forces to host a ‘Stone & Wood Long Lunch’ with succulent barbecued meats from the smoker in Pig ‘N’ Whistle Brunswick Street’s celebrated outdoor beer garden. The collaborative event will draw inspiration from German beer halls with communal tables to encourage guests to mingle, […]

$55

Wallabies VS. Italy

Suncorp Stadium 40 Castlemaine Street, Milton, Queensland, Australia

It’s fair to say that most Australians love their sport, so it’s no wonder that we become a collective cheer squad when it’s our beloved Wallabies out on the battlefield. The Qantas Wallabies will take on Italy in the 2017 International Rugby Test Series at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday 24 June.

Cork and Chroma

Robina Town Centre 19 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina, Queensland, Australia

Robina Town Centre is combining art and fine beverages to make a creative night out that ends in a masterpiece! Dubbed a 'paint and sip', Cork & Chroma is calling upon professionals, amateurs and non-painters alike to experience the joys of painting with acrylics, enjoying a sip at the same time. Alcohol and nibbles are available […]

$60

Biggest Afternoon Tea

The Canvas Art Factory 73 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia

Bring your pooch along for a treat at Brisbane's Biggest Doggy Afternoon Tea, and help raise money to defeat cancer. Pets at the Gabba are joining forces with The Cancer Council to raise awareness and pamper your beloved pups, with jumping castles, food, music and raffle prizes on offer.

Beth Mitchell, Dasha Riley and Marisa Veerman Exhibition

Lethbridge Gallery 136 LaTrobe Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

RAW photographer of the year Beth Mitchell, MAMA Winner Dasha Riley and Lethbridge 10,000 People's Choice Award winner Marisa Veerman are all showing their new collections in an exhibition at the Lethbridge Gallery this month. To celebrate the exhibition, the gallery is hosting a special opening event with nibbles, refreshments and fantastic art on Saturday, June […]

Sweet Night Music

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Cultural Precinct, Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street, South Bane, Queensland, Australia

The Queensland Symphony Orchestra presents 'Sweet Night Music' at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre. The powerful concert will showcase how different composers reflect on night time through their music. Alongside the orchestra, the evening will also star sopranos Rachel Pines and Morgan England-Jones. Find out more here.

$50 – $87

Beats & Bottomless Bellinis

Darling & Co 157 Given Terrace, Paddington, Queensland, Australia

For those who enjoy a good Sunday session, Darling & Co in Paddington are now offering a fantastic package deal that includes a delicious main meal and as many of their famous Bellini cocktails as you want every week. Bookings fill up fast, so make sure to reserve a table here.

$39.00

Kids in the Kitchen

Robina Town Centre 19 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina, Queensland, Australia

Get the kids' creativity flowing these school holidays at The Kitchens in Robina Town Centre! They can decorate their cookie masterpiece, in workshops at 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm, on Level 3.  For children ages 5+, bookings are essential.

School Holiday Fun at Australia Fair

Australia Fair Shopping Centre 42 Marine Parade, Southport, Queensland, Australia

The winter school holidays will see Australia Fair turn into a children's playland as Kids in the Kitchen and Play-Doh Fun Zone comes to the centre. During the first week of the break, children will be able to cook up a storm with an interactive cooking show at the Australia Fair Metro precinct each day […]

Australian Anosognosia featuring David Jones

Woolloongabba Art Gallery 613 Stanley Street, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia

The Woolloongabba Art Gallery presents 'Australian Anosognosia featuring David Jones' showing from June 27 until July 22. Join Jones as he critiques institutionalised and everyday racism in Australia through his art practice and research. The gallery also welcomes you to an artist talk on July 15 from 3:30 pm where Jones will further discuss his […]

Samantha Jade at The Kitchens

Robina Town Centre has added another exciting event to its winter school holiday program. Australia’s favourite singing sweetheart Samantha Jade will be stopping by, with a free, live performance at The Kitchens’ stage.

Art, Science and Technology Brings Young Artists Together

The Edge, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Cultural Centre, South Bank, Queensland, Australia

Young artists from all corners of Queensland will flock to Brisbane this June to take part in an innovative program to make textiles from tea, print wallpaper that changes with the temperature, and experiment with wearable technology. Artiz Innovative, a cutting-edge arts intensive program for 14 - 18 year olds, returns this year under it's new […]

$330

Frozen – Disney on Ice

Brisbane Entertainment Centre Melaleuca Drive, Boondall, Queensland, Australia

Disney on Ice presents its next magical family experience with the new full length feature show of the Academy Award winning film, Frozen. With performances by 20 world class skaters, special effects and dazzling costumes, audiences will be transported to the world of Arendelle where Anna embarks on her epic journey to save the kingdom […]

Woolf Works

Lyric Theatre, QPAC Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Wayne McGregor's award-winning ballet Woolf Works has arrived in Brisbane for a spectacular season. Wayne Mcgregor is renowned for his ground-breaking choreography and collaborations with Woolf Works being no exception. The ballet is presented in three acts, each representing one of Virgina Woolf's landmark novels: Mrs Dalloway, Orlando and The Waves. For more information click here.

$99 – $249

He Dreamed A Train

Visy Theatre 119 Lamington Street, New Farm, Queensland, Australia

Presented by Force of Circumstance in partnership with the Brisbane Powerhouse, He Dreamed A Train is the heart-warming story of two siblings who, facing premature death, experience the joys and challenges of family. Tickets for this event can be found here.

$35.00

Eve at the Powerhouse

Visy Theatre 119 Lamington Street, New Farm, Queensland, Australia

For those who have felt like they've never truly belonged, Eve, a riveting piece about a writer whose stuck somewhere between the domestic and artistic, is the perfect performance for you. Tickets for the show are on sale now.

$35.00

Farm Fantastic Expo 2017

Caboolture Showgrounds 140 Beerburrum Road, Caboolture, Queensland, Australia

Queensland’s largest rural, farming, agriculture, livestock and lifestyle expo is back in 2017 at the Caboolture Showgrounds from Friday, June 30. The Farm Fantastic expo will feature hundreds of displays from local and national companies showing everything from breed displays, farm machinery, cattle yards, vehicles, sheds, tools, tanks, and lawnmowers. There'll also be a range of gourmet […]

World Press Photo Exhibition 2017

2017's World Press Photo Exhibition promises to showcase the most compelling, controversial, and initimate moments from all around the world. In its 60th year, the World Press Photo of the Year was awarded to Burhan Ozbilici's picture of  Mevlüt Mert Alt?nta?, so miss your chance to see it.

Free

Bongo’s Bingo

Following a record sell out in Melbourne and Sydney, the UK born and raised bingo/dance party phenomenon, Bongo's Bingo, is heading to Brisbane's Fortitude Valley. Is it a show? Is it a dance party? Is it a club? It's a bit of all of them mixed in with the chance to win cash prizes and […]

Teneriffe Festival 2017

Welcoming the eight annual Tenerife Festival on Saturday 1 July. With a lot of ground breaking plans in the works, be sure not miss out. Stay tuned for further announcements.

Queensland Ballet Dance Workshops and Auditions at the Arts Centre Gold Coast

The Arts Centre Gold Coast 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia

Queensland Ballet is offering ballet classes at the Arts Centre Gold Coast on Saturday 1 July for dance students aged 2-15 years. No matter how experienced a dancer you are, there will be a workshop for you; the classes are all about having fun, making friends and learning more about ballet. For more information and […]

$15 – $20

Luxe Cruising

River Lookout Cruise Terminal, Pontoon A Southbank, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Launching on its maiden voyage this Saturday, July 1, the Seadeck is a beautiful luxurious cruise that will transport you back in time. Running for 11 weeks, this floating oasis is carefully styled as a 1930s first-class experience, with Friday night cruises (at only $25.00) to be enjoyed as well as Saturday and Sunday sessions. […]

$40.00

Cancer Council Gala Dinner

Cloudland 641 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia

Join host Vince Sorrenti for a Gala Dinner with a difference. An evening of comedy, music and auctions, including prizes such as exclusive Elton John, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran concert tickets. All proceeds go directly to The Cancer Council Queensland. Tickets available here.

Darling and Co Packs a Punch

Darling & Co 157 Given Terrace, Paddington, Queensland, Australia

Heading to the Jeff Horn and Manny Pacquiao fight at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday, 2 July? If you are, fix those before match carvings at Darling and Co. Only a short walk over, indulge in a two-course lunch and two-hour beverage package for $120 per person. Bookings are essential, reserve a spot to not miss […]

$120

Pemulwuy voices from the trench at QPAC

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Cultural Precinct, Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street, South Bane, Queensland, Australia

More than 500 boys and men will take to the stage for Voices from the Trenches on Sunday 2 July in Queensland Performing Arts Centre's Concert Hall. Presented by QPAC, in association with Voices of Birralee, the special concert will honour the First World War soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the Somme, France, and those […]

$39.90

Pemulwuy! Finale Concert – Voices From the Trenches

Concert Hall, QPAC Melbourne Street & Grey Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Experience the extravagant sounds of 500 boys and men as they perform in a choral spectacular at the Queensland Performing Arts' Concert Hall. This year's finale concert honours the World War One soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in The Somme, France. Pemulwuy! focuses artistically and socially on men and boys, encouraging participation from singers of all […]

$39.90

The Other Side of the Mirror – L’autre côté du miroir

Fish Lane Studios 2-4 Edmondstone Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Béatrice Prost's exhibit 'The Other Side of the Mirror - L’autre côté du miroir' will have its grand opening on Thursday, July 6, at Fish Lane Studios. Béatrice says, "I see this show as the continuation, the overflow of my January show ‘Watermarks up the Noosa River’. I want to dive in, to take the plunge […]

Twilight Notes: Enoch Arden

Concert Hall, QPAC Melbourne Street & Grey Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Join John Bell Ao and Simon Tedeschi as they realise the tragedy of Enoch Arden in a raft of emotion and amplified romanticism. As Bell brings the narrative to life, Tedeschi amplifies the atmosphere through the score by Richard Strauss. Surrender to this enthralling tale of a ship's captain lost at sea and returning to a reality […]

$59

‘Ambatye Urrpetye’ – My Family

Mitchell Fine Art Gallery 86 Arthur Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia

The Mitchell Fine Art Gallery presents 'Ambatye Urrpetye' - My Family, an artistic homage to award-winning Aboriginal artist Kathleen Petyarre. The works entail the legacy Petyarre has created via her only child and daughter, Margaret Loy Pula and her granddaughter, Abie Loy Kemarre, daughter of Margaret. The Gallery invites you to view the generational stories and styles passed down from grandmother […]

The Winter’s Tale

Lyric Theatre, QPAC Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Artistic Associate of The Royal Ballet, Christopher Wheeldon, brings his 2014 adaptation of Shakespeare's great romance The Winter's Tale to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre. The ballet follows the story of a marriage on the verge of destruction through jealousy, the abandonment of a child and seemingly hopeless love. With powerful designs by Bob Crowley and atmospheric […]

$99 – $249