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.

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Engines Alive | Caloundra

1 July, 2023

Engines Alive The QLD Aviation Museum

At Engines Alive hear the noise! Feel the power! See the restored vintage engines come to life. 100+ aircraft and related displays. Lots of entertainment for all the family = loads of family fun!

The Queensland Air Museum has the largest, and most diverse heritage aviation display in Australia with many historically significant aircraft and aviation-related displays.

  • Doors open at 10am and close at 4pm. The engines will run at 11:00am and 1:00pm. 
  • Engines Alive is $60 for a family pass (2 adults + 3 children) or $12.50 per child and $25 per adult.
  • Get your tickets HERE.

The Queensland Air Museum is the perfect local attraction for both aviation enthusiasts and families alike! The museum is located at 7 Pathfinder Drive in Caloundra, Queensland, and is open daily (except Christmas Day) from 10am to 4pm. The museum is not-for-profit and membership is open to anyone with an interest in aviation. The museum has no paid staff and is a great location for Sunshine Coast photo shoots, corporate events or just a fun day out with the kids!


1 July, 2023
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Queensland Air Museum
7 Pathfinder Drive
Caloundra, Queensland 4551 Australia
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(07) 5492 5930
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