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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UQ Alumni Book Fair | St Lucia

3 May - 6 May

UQ Alumni Book Fair

More than 110,000 books, magazines, vinyl records, DVDs and other pre-loved goodies will be available at this year’s UQ Alumni Book Fair, from as little as $1, helping to raise funds for UQ student scholarships and research.

  • Friday 3 May: 9am–9pm
  • Saturday 4 May: 9am–5pm
  • Sunday 5 May: 9am–5pm
  • Monday 6 May: 9am–3pm

Location: UQ Centre, Union Road, UQ St Lucia Campus.

There are many events on offer as part of this year’s fair, including food trucks, coffee carts and a family fun day. Parking on campus is free over the weekend.

Find out more and register here.


3 May
6 May
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UQ Centre
Union Road
St Lucia, Queensland 4072 Australia
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