Kooza Cirque Du Soleil Brisbane Airport

KOOZA Cirque Du Soleil Brisbane

When: 24 November 2016 to 8 January 2017
Where: Skygate, Brisbane Airport, DFO, Brisbane

Don't miss this high-action performance by internationally renowned, Cirque Du Soleil. KOOZA combines acrobatic performance with clowning, while exploring fear, identity, recognition and power.  The 'Innocent’s' journey brings him into contact with characters from a world full of surprises! See acts such as hoop manipulation, double high wire, skeleton dance and the wheel of death! 

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Tickets start at $60 AUD. For further information about the show and to book your tickets at Cirque De Soleil KOOZA.

*image source: Kooza Cirque Du Soleil


Matilda the Musical QPAC Brisbane

Matilda the Musical Brisbane

When: 25 November 2016 to 12 February 2017
Where: QPAC, Lyric Theatre, South Bank, Brisbane

After taking Melbourne and Sydney by storm, it's now Brisbane's turn to host the smash-hit stage spectacular 'Matilda the Musical'.

Grab the family and enjoy the twisted genius of Roald Dahl on the stage! With original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won over 70 major international awards.

Matilda the Musical will be playing at QPAC’s Lyric Theatre from the 25th of November – but hurry in and get your tickets, the season is limited. Ticket prices range from $55 to $150* per person.

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For all the information and to secure your tickets visit Matilda the Musical at QPAC.

The Nutcracker Queensland Ballet QPAC South Bank Brisbane

'The Nutcracker' Queensland Ballet

When: 9th to 23rd of December 2016
Where: QPAC, Playhouse, South Bank, Brisbane

"At midnight on Christmas Eve, little Clara begins a magical journey into a wondrous world of toys that come to life. There she meets King Rat, giant mice, and the beautiful Sugar Plum Fairy, who reigns over the Kingdom of Sweets."

Be swept away in Ben Stevenson's production of The Nutcracker, performed by Queensland Ballet.

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Book your tickets for The Nutcracker Queensland Ballet through QPAC.

*image source: QPAC


When: 23 & 24 December 2016
Where: Concert Hall, QPAC

Celebrate the true meaning and joy of Christmas with the sights and sounds of Christmas at Spirit of Christmas performance at the Concert Hall QPAC.  This festive event will feature traditional carols the whole family can join in and sing along.

Performed by the magnificent Queensland Symphony Orchestra conducted by Simon Kenway, the 160 voice Spirit of Christmas Choir featuring members of the QPAC Choir, Brisbane Chorale and Resonance of Birralee, and the popular children’s choir Brisbane Birralee Voices. The concert will also feature two of Australia’s leading musical theatre starts Amanda Harrison (Wicked, We Will Rock You, Witches) and David Harris (Wicked, Miss Saigon, Legally Blonde). With special guest soprano Julia McRae, and introducing two recent musical theatre graduates from Queensland Conservatorium, Samual Skuthorp and Kate Yaxley.

Bring the whole family along to experience this magical celebration of Christmas. Tickets are $49 and are available at QPAC Box Office

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Brisbane Cricket The Gabba

Brisbane Summer Cricket

When: December 2016 - January 2017
Where: The Gabba, Woolloongabba, Brisbane

If you love your cricket then put catching a match at The Gabba on your holiday to-do list!

Here are the cricket events coming up during the summer of 16/17:

15 to 19 December - Test Australia vs Pakistan
13 January - One Day International Australia vs Pakistan
30 Dec - BBL Brisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes
3 Jan - BBL Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Sixers
11 Jan - BBL Brisbane Heat vs Perth Scorchers
20 Jan - BBL Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades
21 Jan - WBBL Heat vs Strikers

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Brisbane Fireworks New Years Eve

New Year's Eve in Brisbane!

When: December 31st 2016
​Where: Brisbane River

Enjoy the festivities of New Years Eve with the best fireworks display in Queensland, plus a host of city supported NYE festivities that center on the Brisbane River.

Stay tuned for more information!

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Brisbane International Tennis Queensland Tennis Centre

Brisbane International Tennis

When: January 1st to 8th 2017
Where: Queensland Tennis Centre

See the creme de la creme of international tennis do battle at Queensland Tennis Centre, this coming January 2017, when the annual Brisbane International hits town.

The Brisbane International Tennis is one of the most popular sporting events on the Brisbane calendar and is set to heat things up this summer.

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The provisional schedule has been announced to help you make planning your trip easier. For more information and tickets visit Brisbane International.

Brisbane City Christmas Events

When: 1 to 24 December 2016
Where: Brisbane City

Celebrate Christmas this year in Brisbane City with free events that are guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit happening throughout the city.

Queen Street Mall will be open for extended trading hours during the Christmas period and it is a great opportunity to take advantage of the wonderful family friendly festive events whilst shopping.

Brisbane City Christmas 2016 program:

25 Nov to 24 Dec – See the towering 20m-tall Christmas tree lit up in King George Square

26 & 27 Nov – Andre Rieu: Christmas with Andre concert at Events Cinema, Myer Centre

Fri 2 Dec – Brisbane Twilight Markets, King George Square 4pm-9pm

9 – 24 Dec – Gold Lotto City Hall Spectacular, Brisbane City Hall at 7.30pm nightly

Sat 10 Dec – Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols, Riverstage at 5pm

16 – 24 Dec – Christmas Parade on nightly at 7pm that commences at the Edward Street end of the Queen Street Mall. It then weaves its way through the city, culminating at King George Square.

For more information on Brisbane City Christmas events see Visit Brisbane

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Adele Concert @ The Gabba

When: 4 & 5 March 2017
Where: The Gabba, Woolloongabba

Don't miss sensational English singer-songwriter, Adele set to perform for Queensland fans with two concerts at The Gabba.

With the first concert already being a sell-out, Adele has announced a second performance at The Gabba on Sunday 5 March 2017. 

Grammy winner Adele has sold more than 100 million records globally, with hits including Hello and Rolling in the Deep. She will be performing all of her hits at this unmissable concert.

The concert will feature a circular stage, with a crowd of 60,000 expected, including 24,000 on the field.

Tickets start from $207.90 and are available from Ticketmaster

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Riverstage Events This Summer

When: December 2016 to February 2017
Where: Riverstage, Garden Point, Brisbane

There is plenty of entertainment coming to Brisbane's outdoor concert venue, Riverstage over the Summer season.

Riverstage plays host to many local, national and international concerts and events each year and here is a taste of what's on this Summer:

10 Dec - Lord Mayor's Christmas Carols 5pm to 915.pm

18 Dec - A Day To Remember 6pm to 10pm

7 Jan - FOMO Festival 12pm to 10pm

20 Jan - Passenger 6pm to 10pm

21 Jan - Alexisonfire 6pm to 10pm

25 Jan - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds 6pm to 10pm

29 Jan - Electric Gardens Festival 2pm to 10pm

24 Feb - Porter Robinson and Madeon 'Shelter Live Tour' 6pm to 10pm

Tickets for these events are available through Ticketmaster

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SummerSet @ QPAC

When: December 2016 to January 2017
Where: QPAC, South Bank

SummerSet's lineup is going to sizzle this Summer! With a huge program of events at QPAC this Summer to entertain the whole family.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

20 Nov to 18 Dec

The incredible book comes to life on stage in this enchanting show. Along with the hungry caterpillar, the show also features other delightful characters from three of Eric Carle’s bestselling classic tales including The Artist Who Painted a Blue HorseMister Seahorse and The Very Lonely Firefly.

Tickets start from $29.90

Steve Backshall's Deadly 60 Pole to Pole

4 & 5 January

Join Steve on a theatrical journey of wild discovery and dangerous entertainment as he shares his experiences travelling from the South Pole to the North Pole. 

Tickets start from $49.00

The Snail and The Whale

6 to 22 January

A musical live on stage adaptation of the legendary story, Tall Stories takes you on a trip with tiny snail ‘round the world in', from the creators of the stage shows The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child.

Tickets are $34.90

Mister Maker

13 to 15 January

Mister Maker & The Shapes return to QPAC for three days only with a brilliant, fun, fast paced and interactive new show these summer school holidays! There will be a big ‘make’ to take part in, super songs and dances to join in with and of course, his fantastic sidekicks The Shapes.

Tickets start from $34.90

Grab your tickets for these wonderful fun-filled shows over the school holidays from QPAC Box Office

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