15 Top Indoor Activities in Brisbane

From art galleries to arcade and 3-D virtual reality games, axe-throwing and escape rooms, bookshop cafes to antique centres, here's 15 great indoor things to do in Brisbane:

Lumber Punks at West End is Brisbane’s first axe-throwing venue – the perfect way to let off steam and try the fine old lumberjack sport
Attention game enthusiasts: have you experienced Puzzled Room Escape's hand-crafted logic, dexterity and clue-based puzzles?

Cosy up with a coffee or tea and a book at one of these five great Brisbane book shop cafes

This fascinating, free exhibition explores Queensland homes during the 1960s and 70s
1UP Arcade at Morningside is the largest freeplay retro arcade in Australia, with over 400 sqm of arcade games, pinball machines & retro consoles
Urban Xtreme in Hendra is Australia’s largest indoor snow sports and adventure centre and the only place in Queensland where you can hit the slopes
Arthur Boyd: Landscape of the Soul is a must-see major exhibition of one of Australia's most significant artists at IAG
Crank is Brisbane's biggest indoor rock climbing centre with 250+ climbs, including Ninja Warrior and parkour courses
Camp Hill Antique Centre is Brisbane's largest antique centre with more than 65 antique and collectable dealers located under one roof in a refurbished 50's cinema.
Spec Ops Paintball is Australia’s only immersive combat experience run by an Australian Special Forces Veteran
Zero Latency is Brisbane’s first free-roam, multi-player virtual reality experience, occupying a 400 square metre Newstead warehouse.
Mas & Miek is a bespoke open plan ceramic studio, shop and café, hidden within the industrial surrounds of Byres Street, Newstead
Sky Climb is Brisbane’s newest sky-high pursuit – an exhilarating indoor climbing challenge suited to everyone from first time climbers to experienced conquerors of the heights.
Take a wander through this wonderland of cast-offs and 'junk' and be inspired to create your own things - there's even a gallery onsite for ideas
Have you had a tee party at Only T yet, Brisbane's hottest creative social experience in Windsor?

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

L’amante Anglaise is a must-see murder mystery performed live on stage
Boho Luxe Market is a massive festival-style market at The Old Museum
Dolly Diamond's Bl*nkety Bl*nks is a hilarious variety show for adults-only
Quilty is a stunning exhibition of the works of contemporary artist Ben Quilty
Australia's biggest Inflatable Fun Park is coming to Brisbane
The BBQ & Beer Roadshow at Redland Showgrounds where you can sample delicious BBQ meat and craft brews
Join award-winning author Tara June Winch in conversation with Melissa Lucashenko
Queensland Music Festival returns for 3 weeks in July
Portside Wharf is hosting a decadent chocolate festival

Winter School Holiday Activities

Keep the kids busy this winter school holidays with Brisbane City Council’s fantastic free and low-cost school holiday activities
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