School Holiday Ideas

Keep the kids entertained these school holidays with our pick of fun activities and events. The whole family’s sure to have a Great Day Out!

Want to make a snowman in sunny Brisbane? Well, you can! Build snowmen, have a snowball fight or just roll around in the snow at South Bank.

Where: South Bank
When: 27 July – 9 August

Skating At
Maybe tobogganing or skating around on the ice is more your fancy – you can do both right in the heart of Brisbane. Skating At King George Square offers day and night sessions, plus warm winter food and drinks.

Where: King George Square, Brisbane CBD
When: 17 June – 11 July

Take a ride to the top of a clock tower
Well…in a lift! The Brisbane City Hall Clock has been in operation since 1930 and has an observation platform 76 metres above the ground. It has a great view of the ice skating below. Get in fast – it’s first come, first served. Check out the other events on at City Hall, or pop in for a kids high-tea at the famous Shingle Inn.

Where: Brisbane City Hall, CBD
When: All year round

Marvel at GOMA

Marvel at Goma
Why not check out the largest collection of Marvel artwork, costume and film props on Earth.

Where: GOMA, South Brisbane
When: Now – 3 September

Run away to the circus
Need to burn off some of that extra energy? Why not enrol your little ones into a circus workshop. With Flipside Circus’ flexible class options, it’s never been easier to learn a few new tricks.

Where: Alderley
When: All year round


Connect with wildlife
South East QLD has a range of parks, zoos and wildlife centres that can help you disconnect from internet and get back to nature. Our tip is to check out the up-close and hands-on animal encounters! Who doesn’t want to cuddle a koala?

Where: Around the South East
When: Anytime