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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Mini Museum Explorers | Queensland Museum Kurilpa

22 July @ 10:30 am - 27 August @ 11:00 am

Mini Museum Explorers

Join Queensland Museum Kurilpa to explore the wonders of the ocean through storytelling and activities especially for young learners. With museum specimens to investigate, what amazing things will Mini Museum Explorers discover?

These free Museum Explorer sessions designed to enhance children’s learning.

Recommended for ages 3 to 5.


Activities and dates

Let’s Explore the Ocean
Take a dive under the waves as we investigate Queensland’s rich marine ecosystems and the variety of wildlife that call the sea home.

Monday 22 July 2024
Tuesday 23 July 2024
Monday 29 July 2024
Tuesday 30 July 2024

Terrific Turtles
Queensland’s ocean and coastline provides habitat for amazing marine turtles. Do you know how many species of marine turtles there are?

Monday 5 August 2024
Tuesday 6 August 2024
Monday 12 August 2024
Tuesday 13 August 2024

Sharing Shells
Come and share a story about shells- There are so many sea animals that have a shell for a home. How many different types of seashells will you find?

Monday 19 August 2024
Tuesday 20 August 2024
Monday 26 August 2024
Tuesday 27 August 2024


22 July @ 10:30 am
27 August @ 11:00 am
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Queensland Museum


Queensland Museum
Corner Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Bank, Queensland 4101 Australia
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