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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International Cake Show Australia | Bowen Hills

12 April - 14 April

International Cake Show Australia

The International Cake Show Australia is the largest cake, cookie and sweet show in the Southern Hemisphere and it’s heading to Brisbane from 12 – 14 April 2024. Over 3 massive days, see the worlds best bakers show off their talents and compete in a huge range of categories.

Visit the Baking Stage, Cookie Stage and Superstar Stage for hourly demonstrations every day. There will be lots of fun children’s activities and exhibits planned including mini cookie and sugar modelling classes and face painting. 

  • Friday 12th April – Sunday 14th April, 2024, 10:00am – 4:00pm Daily
  • Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Children under 12 are FREE
  • Book your tickets HERE.


Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Merivale Street
South Brisbane, Queensland 4101 Australia
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