The Australian Church Women Inc Qld's "World Community Day" is at St Brendan's Catholic Church, 27 Hawtree Street, Moorooka on Friday 24th October, 2014 10.30am. It's free and for more information contact Shirley Dawes, Publicity Officer 3393 6036.
Sunnybank Hills State School ‘Multifest” is on from 3pm on Friday 24th October. This community celebration includes multicultural food from around the world, some of Brisbane’s biggest and best amusement rides, fun games and stall, performances, entertainment, displays a spectacular fireworks display and much more!
Angel's of Somerset present their "Family Fun Day" will be held at Fernvale State School, Brisbane Valley Hwy, Fernvale on Saturday 25th October, 2014 - 8.00am to 3.00pm. Entry is free. For more information contact Samantha 0425 249 238. Go along to a fun filled day at Fernvale State School to help raise funds for the "Angels of Somerset". It will include monster raffles (prizes drawn every 30 minutes), a variety of market stalls and plenty of food and drinks! There will be a petting zoo; coffee van; "supa-whip" soft serve. Also there will be various demonstrations throughout the day, fun rides for the kids. Live music with local entertainers performing (Kate Cook and Vikki-Lee Wilmot.)
QCWA Trivia Challenge is on Saturday 25 October at 7.30pm Jindalee Bowls Club, Jindalee
8 people per team. $20 per person Monies raised go to the CWA Rural Crisis Fund which is seeing escalating demand at the moment.
The Waterloo Bay Leisure Centre is holding a Spring Fair on Saturday 25th October from 8am to 1pm on the grounds at 241 Tingal Road, Wynnum. There will be Trash and Treasure, Art, Craft, Cakes and Sweets, as well as books plants and clothing. There will also be a Sausage Sizzle and a raffle and a mini concert. The Canteen will be open for Devonshire teas, hamburgers etc.
The Redeemer Fair is on Saturday 25 October 2014, 1.00pm to 7.00pm at Redeemer Lutheran College, 745 Rochedale Rd, Rochedale. Rides galore, heaps of food, coffee shops, games and prizes, live entertainment, student performances plus a chance to win a Car!!! ( a Mitsubishi Mirage ES 1.2l 5 speed manual hatch valued at $12,990 thanks to Motorama Moorooka)
Do you like hunting for antiques or collectables or to just step back in time?
You can find a bargain at the Ipswich Antique Collectable Fair to be held at the Ipswich Show Grounds. Find your treasure amongst the antique china, jewellery, toys, medals, bottles, coins and much much more. Proceeds from the Fair benefit the Endeavour Foundation Endeavour Rally, the organisation that supports over three-thousand people with a disability. Fair open to the public on Saturday from 8am till 2pm 25th of October. Admission is $6 for adults, children under 14 get in free.
The McClymonts - With Special Guest Jared Porter perform at Kedron Wavell Services Club, 375 Hamilton Road, Chermside, on Saturday 25 October 2014, 8:00pm.
Samford Valley Garden & Lifestyle Expo is on at Samford Showgrounds, Showgrounds Drive, Highvale, Samford Valley on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October 2014 from 8:00am each day.
The Great Brisbane Duck Race is on Sunday 26th Octoberfrom 10am to 3pm. Head on out to Riverside Drive, West End for all the race day action and entertainment on Sunday 26th October for the annual Great Brisbane Duck Race. Waddle it be? Fun for the whole family, with live entertainment, a huge number of food stalls, rides for the kids, a licenced area for adults. river
The Goodna Jacaranda Festival is on from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th October at Evan Marginson Park, Goodna (across the road from the RSL). A great weekend of fun, food and entertainment is on offer for all the family featuring 40 food stalls, bands, dancers, stage shows, stalls and fireworks. For more details go to goodnajacarandafestival.com.au.
Local Queensland Charity - "Forget Me Not Children's Home" is having private screening of the feel good comedy drama 'This is where I leave you' starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jany Fonda. Enjoy a champagne welcome at Dendy Portside Hamilton from 3.30pm on Sunday 26th October. Tickets are $25 will help raise displace and trafficked children to be thriving vibrant and connected to family, community. For more information go to www.forgetmenot.org.au/events/feel-good-flicks.
Sing and dance along to The Rocky Horror Picture Show Ben and Jerry's Open Air Cinema at Southbank on Saturday 25th October at 8.30pm.
Touted as Australia's biggest colour festival, SpringFlare is on Sunday 26th October at the Riverstage at the City Botanic Gardens from 11am to 7pm. For more information go to www.springflare.com.
The Queensland Theatre Company and Black Swan State Theatre Company present ‘Gasp’ by Ben Elton at the Playhouse, QPAC from Monday 17th November until Sunday 7th December. Tickets available through QTIX
Felicity Kendal makes her Australian stage debut in Noël Coward's sublime comedy of bad manners – Hay Fever. It’s on at the Playhouse at QPAC from Thursday 23rd October. Tickets through qpac.com.au
Disney ‘s The Lion King is on until Sunday 25th January. Tickets are still available to some shows. Go to qpac.com.au
Wicked – The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz is on at QPAC from 14th February 2014. Tickets available through qpac.com.au
Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage returns to QPAC from Wednesday 27th May Tickets available through QPAC .com.au
The Rolling Stones (rescheduled dates) perform at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 18th November.
Katy Perry performs at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Thursday 27th, Friday 28th , Sunday 30th November and Monday 1st and Monday 15th December. Tickets through ticketek 132
Shirley MacLaine will be in concert at Lyric Theatre, QPAC on Monday 8th December at 8pm. Tickets $89 - $149 through QPAC 136 246 or qpac.com.au
The Wiggles Big Show is on at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 23rd December. Tickets available through ticketek.
Disney Live is on Saturday 17th January at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. Tickets available through ticketek.
Passenger will be performing at the Brisbane Riverstage on Sunday 25th January, 2015. Tickets available through ticketmaster.com.au or phone 136 100.
Paul Simon and Sting perform in concert on Tuesday 3rd February at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. Tickets available through ticketek.
Roxette will be at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 10th February. Tickets available through ticketek 132 849
One Direction perform at Suncorp Stadium on Wednesday 11th February. Tickets available through ticketek.
Guy Sebastian performs in concert at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Saturday 14th February, 2015. Tickets available through tickeket.
The History of the Eagles Live In Concert is at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 10th March. Tickets on sale through ticketek
Kylie -Kiss Me Once tour comes to the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Saturday 21st March. Tickets available through ticketek.
Rod Stewart will be in concert on Tuesday 7th April at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre.
Tickets available through ticketek.
John Farnham and Olivia Newton John will be performing at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 14th April,2015
Ricky Martin performs in concert at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 28th April. Tickets available through ticketek.
England will play Samoa at 4pm while Australia take on New Zealand at 6.30pm in a Doubleheader at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday 25th October, to kick off Rugby League's 4 Nations Tournament.
The Brisbane Roar play Sydney FC in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Friday 24th October, 2014. Kick off is at 7pm
The Brisbane Roar play Melbourne City in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday 8th November 2014. Kick off is 6.45pm
The Brisbane Roar play Perth Glory in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday 29th November, 2014. Kick off is at 4pm
The Brisbane Roar play Newcastle Jets in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Wednesday 3rd December, 2014 Kick off is at 7pm
The Brisbane Roar play Western Sydney Wanderers in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Friday 19th December, 2014 Kick off is at 7pmThe Brisbane Roar play Sydney FC in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Tuesday 30th December, 2014. Kick off is at 7pm Saudi Arabia plays China in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Saturday 10 January, 2015. Kick off is at 6pm
Jordan plays Iraq in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Monday 12 January, 2015. Kick off is at 6pm
China PR plays Uzbekistan in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Wednesday 14 January, Kick off is at 6pmIraq plays Japan in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Friday 16 January, 2015. Kick off is at 6pm Australia plays Korea in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Saturday 17 January, 2015. Kick off is at 6pm
IR Iran plays UAE in the Asian Cup Australia 2015 games at Brisbane Stadium (Suncorp Stadium) on Monday 19 January, 2015. Kick off is at 6pm
The Brisbane Roar play Wellington Phoenix in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday 1st February, 2015. Kick off is at 2pm
The Brisbane Roar play Melbourne Victory in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium onFriday 20th February, 2015. Kick off is at 7pm
The Brisbane Roar play Western Sydney Wanderers in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday 8th March, 2015. Kick off is at 4pm
The Brisbane Roar play Wellington Phoenix in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Sunday 22nd March, 2015. Kick off is at 4pm
The Brisbane Roar play Central Coast Mariners in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Thursday 2nd April, 2015. Kick off is at 6.30pmThe Brisbane Roar play Melbourne Victory in the Hyundai A-League at Suncorp Stadium on Saturday 18th April, 2015. Kick off is at 7.45pm
The Brisbane Heat V Melbourne Stars at the Gabba on Sunday 28th December, 2014.
The Brisbane Heat V Adelaide Strikers at the Gabba on Sunday 4th January, 2015.
The Brisbane Heat V Sydney Sixers at the Gabba on Sunday 11th January, 2015.
The Brisbane Heat V Hobart Hurricanes at the Gabba on Thursday 22nd January, 2015.
Stones Corner Street Markets are on every Friday from 9am to 4pm at Logan Road, Stones Corner.
South Bank Art and Craft Markets are on from 5pm to 10pm at Southbank Parklands.
Brisbane’s biggest weekend market is held every Saturday at the Brisbane Marketplace, Sherwood Rd, Rocklea from 6am to midday. Over 400 stalls including antiques & collectables, home & renovation products, clothing, DVD’s, garden products and a whole lot more.
The Green Flea Community Markets are on every Saturday from 6am to 2pm at Davies Park, West End. A real peoples market with fruit, veges, organic foods, gourmet stalls, pre loved clothing and lots more.
The Valley Markets are in Brunswick Street and the Chinatown Malls on Saturday from 8am to 4pm. A place to find jewellery, fabulous handmade accessories and artwork South Bank Art and Craft Markets are on Saturday from 11am to 5pm at Southbank Parklands.
The Earth & Sun Farmers Markets are on Sunday at Balmoral High School on Lytton road from 7am to 12pm
The Earth & Sun Farmers Markets are on every Sunday at Balmoral High School on Lytton road from 7am to 12pm
Nundah's Fresh Farmers Markets are on EVERY Sunday in the Nundah Train station Car Park, tucked just below Nundah Village. There is NO entry fee and we can guarantee the cheapest, freshest produce in the area. The market is mostly made up of fresh Fruit and Vegetable Stalls all sourced from Northern NSW, Stanthorpe and Noosa and all selling a very wide range of produce. The markets are on every Sunday from 6am - 12 noon. Rain, Hail or Shine.
The Northey Street Farm Markets are on every Sunday from 6am to 11am. Over 30 stalls of fresh organic fruit and vegetables, all seasonal, plus dairy products, milk, eggs, cheeses, yoghurt, cream and organic coffee, fruit juices, breads, meats, chicken. The uniqueness of these markets is that the produce comes straight from the grower. Northey Street City Farm also runs the Chai Cafe on Sunday mornings with a wide range of delicious breakfast items including organic cakes, muffins, scones and smoothies for children.
The Beenleigh Sunday Markets are on at the Beenleigh Showgrounds every Sunday from 6am to noon.
Ferny Grove Markets are on every Sunday at the Ferny Grove Railway Station Carpark from 6am – 12 noon.
Aspley Village Sunday Markets are on at Deagon Square, 75 Braun Street, Deagon (end of Sandgate Road) every Sunday from 6am to midday. The markets consist of a farmers market, flea market, art and craft market and a trash & treasure Market. The Northside Markets are on from 6am to midday right next to Nundah Rail Station. Over 200 stalls from fresh and organic fruit and vegetables, arts and crafts, homewares, local eats and treat, alternative therapies and fresh produce.
Chandler Market – Sunday from 6am to 1pm at Sleeman Centre, Chandler
Sunnybank Hills Sunday Markets are held at Sunnybank Hills Shopping Town, Compton Road from 6am to 12 noon. Fully under cover markets with a huge variety of fresh from the farm fruit and veges at bargain prices plus new goods and plants, jams etc.
Mt Gravatt Markets are on every Sunday from 6am to 12 noon at the Mt Gravatt Showgrounds, 1646 Logan Road. Farmer wholesale Fruit and vegetables and a huge flea market.
Logan Central Markets are held on Sundays from 6am to 12 noon at the Logan Central Plaza Shopping Centre, Wembley Road, Woodridge. A huge flea market (like they used to be) including a wide variety of new and used goods and plants.
The Forest Lake Arts and Craft Markets are on every Sunday from 7am to 2pm at the Forest Lake Village Shopping Centre. Riverside Markets – Sunday from 7am to 4pm at the Riverside Centre, the City Caboolture Markets – Sunday from 6am to Midday in the Caboolture Showgrounds
The Valley Markets are in Brunswick Street and the Chinatown Malls on Sunday from 8am to 4pm. A place to find jewellery, fabulous handmade accessories and artwork
Manly Creative Markets are held at Little Bayside Park, Royal Esplanade Manly (next to Manly Swimming Pool) every Sunday from 8am to 3pm. Fresh produce, flowers, herbs and flora abound. New baked pastries, glittering gems or have your aches massaged away.
South Bank Art and Craft Markets are on from 9am to 5pm at Southbank Parklands.
North Pine Country Markets - Petrie Town Brisbane's oldest and most unique craft market. Set in the beautiful and atmospheric Petrie Town, a 19th century rural village inside North Pine Country Park.every Sunday from 8am. Day
Kaleidoscope- an exhibition of colourful paintings from 5 women (Leanne Carkeet, Wendy Bennet, Linda Verdouw, Deborah Chapple and Pauline Chrisanthou) is on display at the Royal Queensland Art Society & Petrie Terrace Gallery, Unit 3, 162 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane from Tuesday 28th October until Saturday 1st November. Opening night and drinks with the artists is Tuesday 28th October from 7pm - 10pm. Gallery opening hours are 10am to 3.30pm with heaps of parking right outside the gallery.
he Australian Church Women Inc Qld's "World Community Day" is on at the Salvation Army, 1-9 Macarthur Street, Alexandra Hills, on Friday 31st October, 2014 10.00am. It's free and for more information contact Shirley Dawes, Publicity Officer 3393 6036.
Sing A Capella Harmony!on Tuesday 28th October, 7.30pm at Kinnections Performing Arts Complex, Ormeau Woods State School, Ormeau. It's free but you must register. For more info call Jeannie 3822 4142. To register visit soundconnection.com.au. For regular guys of any age... your husband, brother, son, dad. Learn to sing a capella style (ie singing without instruments - just your voice) with Australian & Pan-Pacific award winning, all male chorus, Sound Connection. Come along and join in with these ordinary blokes to sing amazing a capella harmony vocals - in one night! NO experience required and ability to read music NOT essential.
Artisans Guild of Caboolture present their 26th annual exhibition "Art and Craft Show" is on from Tues 30th September to Friday 31st October, 2014 10.00am to 3.00pm (Mon to Fri) 9.00am to 1.00pm (Saturday) Closed on Sundays at Artisans Guild Gallery, Cnr Old Bay Road and Maitland Road, Burpengary. It's freeentry (Opening night $10.00). For more info contact 3888 6333 (bookings essential for opening night).Official opening and prize presentation will be held on Friday 3rd October from 7pm with wine and nibbles :)
The Deagon Sunday Markets at Sandgate District High School, 81 Braun Street, Deagon - every Sunday from 5am to 12pm. Come and support the local farmers who have fresh produce and enjoy
The 5th Annual Brisbane Convoy for Kids will leave Heathwood on Saturday November 1st at 9.30am sharp, winding its way along the Logan Motorway, Gateway and Deagon Deviation before crossing in to Redcliffe where it will travel along the waterfront and finally end at the Redcliffe Showgrounds. After a hectic day everyone can chill out and spend a relaxing evening at our concert with our own Ambassador Jayne Denham and band, Kerry Kennedy and Band, Darren Scott. This year we are also introducing ShotGun Duo in to our evening line-up. So, come along and enjoy a fun filled day and evening to support Redcliffe and Beenleigh Special Schools and Brisbane Convoy for Kids. For all the up to minute information on the day, go to www.brisbaneconvoyforkids.com.au.
The River City Clippers in conjunction with All Hallows College are holding a charity concert at 3pm on Sunday 2nd November.
Brisbane Toy & Hobby Fair is on Sunday 2nd November 2014 at the Brisbane table tennis centre
86 Green Terrace, Windsor from 9am-3pm. Admission: adults $4, kids 4-12 yrs, seniors $2, accompanied children are free. Bus routes: 935 & 953, Train: 9 min walk (700m) from Windsor station. Plenty of free onsite parking. special guests: Check website for details.
lucky door prizes on the day by our sponsors Elite Sports Property, Banter Toys & Classic Carlectables. Items for sale on the day include: Die cast model cars and vehicles: Matchbox, Corgi, Hotwheels, Biante, classic Carlectables, Trax, Dinky, Ikon. - Trading Cards:
Sports cards - basketball-NBA, baseball, football (AFL, NRL, NFL, soccer), cricket, factory sealed boxes, complete sets and single cards. Non sport cards - TV, movie, complete sets and inserts
- Wide-range of card supplies and accessories - Pop culture: action figures, bobble heads, figurines, apparel, posters, giftware, lots more - Toys: vintage and current, loose and boxed. - Sports collectables – Lego - Books, magazines, paper ephemera – Australiana - Coca Cola + lots more Visit www.ashow.com.au or #toyandhobbyfair on twitter or #apcs_evetns on instagram. Contact APCS co-coordinator on 1300 727 971 or 497-544-197
Volunteer Marine Rescue Victoria Point Boaties Market are on Sunday 2 November 2014, 6 am to 12 noonat Victoria Point State School, Colburn Avenue. Vendors vehicle access is off School Road. Buy or sell anything to do with boating, fishing or camping. Site fees $10.00, buyers entry by donation. Enquiries ring VMR base on 32078717 on any weekend or look at our website - www.vmr.org.au. If in doubt about cancellation, eg. Inclement weather, please phone the base on 32078717 the day before.
Ferny Hills State School Twilight Market is on Saturday 8th November from 3pm to 8pm. This is their 3rd annual twilight market. Last year’s market had over 100 stalls and was a fantastic afternoon. There will be a great variety of food, arts and crafts, kids’ activities, clothing and accessories plus much more. For more info Contact Krystie 0418 871 791. firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.facebook.com/FernyHillsSSTwilightMarket?ref=hl
In conjunction with Qld Kids trading as Hummingbird House "Jamie-Lee's Support for Support" Fundraiser is on at South Sunnybank Rugby Leages Club, 82 Woff Street, Sunnbybank Hills on Saturday 8th November, 2014. From 2pm. Entry $5 and this will also buy a lucky door raffle ticket. For more info contact: Ring Helen 3341 9076. Jamie-Lee passed away at the age of 5 due to a heart condition in February of this year. This event is organised by Jamie-Lee's mother Helen Henries who is passionate about raising funds for sick children. This fundraiser will raise funds for Hummingbird House, the first Children's Hospice and Respite Centre to be built in Chermside Qld. Food and drink will be available to buy including sausage sizzle; hamburgers; salads. The club will have drinks available to purchase and will donate some of the proceeds to the charity. There will be market stalls and plenty of children's activities (face painting, entertainment, dj and kareoke) a duke box for music disco for the kids also!DECEMBER
Woolloongabba Art Gallery presents "The Elephant in the Room" at Woolloongabba Art Gallery, 613 Stanley Street, Woolloongabba from 4th November to 6th December, 2014 (Opening Sat 8th November 1pm to 4pm). Entry is free and for more info contact 3891 5551 or visit www.wag.com.au. Guest speaker Judy MacDonald (critic/curator/writer). Featuring new paintings from Queensland and the Northern Territory by Peter Hudson.
The Road to Bethlehem (Christmas Event)is on at Watson Park Convention Centre, 227 Old Gympie Road, Dakabin for three week run commencing 24th November through to 12th December, 2014. 6.30pm - 9.30pm each night. Its free but bookings essential (donations welcome!)
Contact: Katy Burnett 3204 4231 or book online http://brisbane.roadtobethlehem.org
An invitation to enjoy sharing the REAL meaning of Christmas! This live theatre event engages all the senses so visitors may experience the wonder of the Christmas story. Features include: marketplace, local and guest artists on stage, face painting and craft for the kids and live animals.