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MELT 2018: FESTIVAL OF QUEER ARTS AND CULTURE

MELT is an invitation to celebrate Brisbane’s wonderfully diverse queer communities. Brisbane’s LGBTI+ voice is loud and clear, bursting with pride, humour, humanity and rebellion. The community is bounding towards equality in many vital aspects of life and MELT is a vehicle for these leaps. The invitation is extended to citizens of all genders, sexual orientations, ages, […]

Vivid Sydney 2018

On 25 May Vivid Sydney 2018 switches on, with the Lighting of the Sails of the Sydney Opera House marking the Festival’s 10th anniversary and the start of spectacular light art, cutting-edge music and innovative ideas programs. Get ready to be mesmerized by breathtaking light projections. For the 10th Anniversary celebrated artist Jonathan Zawada creates an artwork that transforms the Sydney Opera House into […]

Paniyiri Greek Festival

In 2018 Brisbane’s famous Paniyiri Greek Festival will mark 42 years – a landmark cultural and celebratory milestone. Over four decades Paniyiri has grown to become Queensland’s signature celebration of all things Greek and the state’s largest cultural festival as well as the country’s longest running Greek festival – an admirable success story for the […]

Harry Potter Film Concert

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Australia with Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in concert, the third film in the Harry Potter series. Earning an Oscar-nomination for the score, the spellbinding and incredible music composed by John Williams became an instant classic, conjuring beautiful, soaring motifs continuing the adventures of Harry Potter on his magical […]

Anywhere Theatre Festival

Anywhere Theatre Festival Limited is a Brisbane based not-for-profit company with a vision to propel a world-wide trend for exciting, engaging, passionate performance regardless of access to traditional theatre infrastructure. Or as they prefer to say it, “Anywhere makes it easy for performers to perform anywhere but a theatre, for anyone to host or experience a […]

Buddha Birthday Festival Sydney

Every year when Buddha’s Birthday approaches a special event is held in celebration at Darling Harbour. Organised by FGS Nan Tien Temple, its various FGS branches in Sydney and the Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA) Sydney. Thanks to greater public interest and the increasing support of members, devotees and the Darling Harbour Authority, the festival […]

Buddha Birthday Brisbane

Since 1997 the Buddha Birth Day Festival has grown into one of Queensland’s most prestigious cultural events attracting in excess of 200,000 visitors and is now recognized as the largest annual Buddhist Birth Day Festival in the world. This year the Buddha Birth Day Festival is proud to be celebrating its 20th anniversary at The […]

Green Jam

Enjoy FREE live music on the Melbourne Street Green performed by local artists from South East Queensland including jazz students from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, musicians from JMC Academy, Jazz Music Institute, Brisbane City Council’s The QUBE Effect, BrisAsia projects and more. From jazz, folk, to contemporary rock, it’s always a chilled, easy vibe. While you [...]

Sunday Sessions on the Green

The sun is shining and the weather is great – there's no better way to enjoy Queensland's famous climate than with a relaxing Sunday Session at Brisbane’s most spectacular riverfront destination, River Quay Green. Finish your weekend on the right note with live music performances, lawn games and funky chill-out seating on the lush River [...]

Mother’s Day Classic

The Mother’s Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research. Their aim is to deliver a fun, healthy and inspirational community event that brings the community together on Mother’s Day to support and remember those touched by breast cancer. The event was established in 1998 by Women in Super, […]