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Event Series Event Series: Playtopia | Brisbane CBD

Playtopia | Brisbane CBD

26 June - 5 July

Free
Playtopia

Mark your calendars for 26 – 28 June and 2-5 July as Roma Street Parkland transforms into a haven of joy and discovery.

Designed to captivate children aged 5 – 12, Playtopia offers a diverse range of activities tailored to ignite their imagination, foster creativity, and encourage social interaction. Each day introduces new themes, ensuring an ever-evolving landscape of fun and learning.

Playtopia is designed to be a morning filled with entertainment, education, and hands-on activities for every curious mind. It’s a celebration of childhood, where every child can explore, learn, and create unforgettable memories.

No need to book in advance – simply turn up and go whenever it suits your schedule. View the upcoming program below.

Program

Wednesday 26 June, 9am – 1pm


Time to Breakdance
Dive into the rhythm and learn cool breakdancing moves with Mad Dance House. No prior experience needed—just take your energy and enthusiasm! A fun-filled session that will have you dancing to the beat in no time.
 
Leaf Crowns
Step into the world of the celebrating the sports! Craft your leaf crown, just like ancient Greek champions. Make leaf rubbings and design your personalised sporting crown. Let the games begin!
 

Thursday 27 June, 9am – 1pm

Touch Rugby League
Get ready to kick off some serious fun with Touch Rugby League Juniors! Join in and learn new skills led by friendly coaches. Hit the field, learn, and become Touch Rugby League champions together! Please wear enclosed shoes, no studs.
 
Championship Posters
Let the creativity flow! Create your own sporting poster and explore the diverse faces of athleticism and spirit. Inspire young minds with visuals embodying courage, strength, and unity, igniting dreams of their own greatness.
 

Friday 28 June, 9am – 1pm

Run and Races
Get ready for a blast of fun and action-packed challenges! Join egg & spoon races, and rubber chicken javelin throwing to test your strength and speed.
 
Arts and Crafts
Unleash your child’s inner artist! Explore endless creativity through badge making and easel painting. Encourage imagination, hands-on fun and turn dreams into colourful masterpieces.
 

Wednesday 3 July, 9am – 1pm

Touch Rugby League
Get ready to kick off some serious fun with Touch Rugby League Juniors! Join in and learn new skills led by friendly coaches. Hit the field, learn, and become Touch Rugby League champions together! Please wear enclosed shoes, no studs.
 
Arts and Crafts
Unleash your child’s inner artist! Explore endless creativity through badge making and easel painting. Encourage imagination, hands-on fun and turn dreams into colourful masterpieces.
 

Thursday 4 July, 9am – 1pm

Soccer Fun
Kick, dribble, and score in a fun game of soccer with your pals and family! Gather on the field for laughter-filled matches where everyone’s a star. Let’s kick off the fun together!
 
Sport Flags
An exciting craft and printmaking adventure! Kids will enjoy making their own sport-inspired flag using various materials. Get creative and show your team spirit by waving your unique flag at the games!
 

Friday 5 July, 9am – 1pm

Time to Breakdance
Dive into the rhythm and learn cool breakdancing moves with Mad Dance House. No prior experience needed—just bring your energy and enthusiasm! A fun-filled session that will have you dancing to the beat in no time.
 
Championship Posters

Let the creativity flow! Create your own sporting poster and explore the diverse faces of athleticism and spirit. Inspire young minds with visuals embodying courage, strength, and unity, igniting dreams of their own greatness.

 

Details

Start:
26 June
End:
5 July
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://visit.brisbane.qld.au/inspiration/playtopia

Venue

Roma Street Parkland
1 Parkland Boulevard
Brisbane, Queensland 4000 Australia
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