What’s On in Brisbane for Families

Families Magazine shares what’s on for families with kids of all ages across Brisbane, Ipswich, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Toowoomba. In our ‘What’s On’ in Brisbane this weekend for families calendar you will find our team’s suggestions for weekday, weekend, night-time and school holiday events and activities. All our suggestions suit families and are kid friendly.

If you are hosting a family friendly event you can add that to our calendar by clicking on the orange button below.


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Brisbane Festival | Multiple Locations Across Brisbane

30 August, 2023 - 21 September, 2023

The Pool at Brisbane Festival

Brisbane Festival makes the impossible possible for 23 days in a city-wide celebration of music, theatre, and art performances from 30th August – 21st September.

Staging more than 1000 performances in arts venues and some of the city’s most iconic locations, as well as cathedrals, warehouses, and suburban parks, there will be something new and exciting to experience at every turn.

From world-premiere theatre and dance, family fun and free community gatherings to late night cabaret and live music, you are invited to celebrate, connect, and be inspired in Brisbane.

Read our full overview of Brisbane Festival events here.


30 August, 2023
21 September, 2023
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Brisbane Festival