Top Weekenders Jun 28-30

A boho fashion market in the old museum, wine & cheese night at the Treasury, a BBQ and beer fest by the bay, boardwalk restaurants and new parkour parks are just a few of the top things to do this weekend in Brisbane:

WHAT'S ON
Quilty is a stunning exhibition of the works of socially engaged contemporary artist Ben Quilty
Boho Luxe Market is a massive festival-style market held over three huge days this winter at The Old Museum
MELT: Festival of Queer Arts and Culture raises the curtain on another program of spectacular events & dazzling performances
Eats & Beats returns to Underwood Park with an epic food truck and music festival on Friday, June 28 from 5-9pm
The BBQ & Beer Roadshow is a chance to spend a day out at Redland Showgrounds sampling delicious BBQ meat and craft brews
Queensland Music Festival returns for 3 weeks in July for an unforgettable musical journey across the state
Treasury Brisbane's popular Wine & Cheese evening is back this winter, complete with a secret mulled wine room

Adapted from a novel by famous French author Marguerite Duras, this award-winning production takes you inside the heart and mind of a murderer

Shared Connections is an exhibition of contemporary Indigenous artworks found in hidden laneways and city streets
It may be cold outside but you can still stay fit and healthy this winter in Brisbane, with free and low-cost fit and healthy activities
Winter at Goldfinch has arrived with pop-up ice skating perfectly paired with delicious hot chocolates
Kallianku is an aboriginal art exhibition featuring 17 spectacular artworks by Aboriginal artist Patrick Tjungurrayi
Celebrate winter with pop-up ice skating and delectable cocktails at Brisbane's favourite roof-top bar
MUST DO COMING UP
Jumpers and Jazz in July is Queensland’s quirkiest festival - a colourful event featuring stunning visual arts and marvellous jazz
Oscar Wilde’s The Young King comes to life on stage with a must-see piece of immersive theatre at QPAC until July 27
Portside Wharf is hosting a decadent chocolate festival that no sweet tooth will want to miss
Celebrate one of the greatest songwriting duos of all time at Let It Be: The Beatles Songs of Lennon and McCartney
Acoustic Guitar Spectacular features three internationally-acclaimed acoustic guitarists performing live on stage in July
Australia’s ultimate stair climbing challenge, Stadium Stomp, is taking place within the grandstands of The Gabba
This critically acclaimed new comedy sees one of Australia’s favourite performers, Jonathan Biggins, morph into Paul Keating
The annual World Press Photo Exhibition is stunning visitors at Brisbane Powerhouse this July
My Brilliant Divorce is a witty, one-women play about divorce; made famous by Dawn French on a West End stage
Join award-winning author Tara June Winch in conversation with Melissa Lucashenko as they discuss Tara's new novel
Triple M Rocks Tattersall's Race Day with live rock band Living in the 70s and a host of other entertainment
This month-long celebration of live music will showcase the City of Logan's emerging and established musicians
My Urrwai is a unique and intimate show created by Ghenoa Gela, Torres Strait mainlander and walking political statement
Celebrate the best of Queensland on a plate at Brisbane Marriott's Celebrity Chef Harvest Dinner on July 18
The Wizard of Oz Arena Spectacular takes over Brisbane Entertainment Centre from July 12-13 this school holiday
WHAT'S NEW
Visitors can enjoy an exquisite three-course lunch in the historic Strangers' Dining Room at Parliament House
Kids can get creative in the kitchen after school this term at Kids Kitchen in Indooroopilly
Peaceful water views are one of the highlights of dining at Boardwalk Restaurant, which sits overlooking Lake Eden
Neighbourhood Market Co. is a gourmet grocery store specialising in high-quality local and international produce
Redcliffe Parkour Park is a specially-designed parkour gym/park with idyllic views across Bramble Bay
Mama's Place is a little slice of Romania bringing a taste of Transylvania to Springwood
WINTER HIKES
Mt Coolum Summit Track is one of the most popular treks on the Sunshine Coast, renowned for its stunning panoramic views
Mt Edwards is one of the peaks overlooking the magnificent Lake Moogerah, and is part of Moogerah Peaks National Park. About one hour from Brisbane, this small peak can be hiked
The 6.8km Mt Cordeaux hike is a really great option for families wanting to do a walk that is a bit of a challenge for young kids
KIDS
Brisbane’s only FREE ice skating rink is popping up at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre these winter school holidays
Keep the kids busy this winter school holiday with Brisbane City Council’s fantastic free and low-cost activities
Disney On Ice is the absolute must-see magical event of the year celebrating Mickey Mouse and Friends
From shark petting to pirate ships, go-kart racing to koalas, here's 10 awesome winter holiday things to do

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

This fascinating exhibition uncovers the stories of Greek migrants
The Boy from Oz is being brought back to the stage by Savoyards
Riverfire at Riverbar and Kitchen is back
Celebrate Riverfire from Brisbane’s highest viewing point
Brisbane Festival paints a canvas in the night’s sky this September 28
Laser Beak Man, Brisbane’s favourite local hero, is back!
BIFF 2019 brings more than 110 features, documentaries & short films to town
This signature event will showcase Brisbane as part of a unique & growing international network
Broadway legend Faith Prince returns to Brisbane

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