This Weekend Sep 18-20

From flower carnivals, drive-thru dessert and film festivals to haunted mansion tours and Ninja warrior parks, some of the top things to do in and around Brisbane this weekend:

The iconic Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers will bloom brightly this Spring, creating a spectacular canvas of colour across Toowoomba
AIFF returns to Brisbane from September 18-19 showcasing the very best independent short films, documentaries & more
Eat Street Northshore is throwing open its gates for the KombiAlley Drive-Thru Dessert Festival these school holidays
Take a ghost tour of haunted mansion Woodlands of Marburg, one of SEQ's landmark historic houses
BIFF is back for 11 days in October with an exciting program of feature films, documentaries, shorts and special events
For a traditional English pub experience without the long-haul flight, the Fox & Hounds Country Inn is a must-visit
CruiseMe offers your very own personal boat cruise to stunning South Stradbroke Island
This little slice of France, Chouquette Boulangerie Patisserie, has opened a new shop
This inner northside village had scored a new local pub-style eatery and bar
Brisbane's first free outdoor warrior course has opened in a leafy neighbourhood park beside the Brisbane River
The Stewards Pantry is a charming cafe found in the racing precinct of Hendra, with a tempting range of delicious treats
Luna Bean is a quaint, dog-friendly cafe perched on a street corner in Nundah offering well-brewed coffee & tasty eats
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is a not-to-be-missed event for all ages with plenty of family-friendly, fun activities
Australia's biggest theme park Dreamworld reopens on September 16th
Take some time out with the family to enjoy all of the fun activities in the heart of Surfers Paradise
This family and pooch-friendly holiday park is like staying in a fun-filled adventure park
This stylish bush retreat can be found nestled within a world of adventure and surrounded by natural beauty
For an unforgettable family holiday adventure, set sail on a houseboat to explore the local islands & waterways at your own pace

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

BIFF returns to Brisbane for 11 days in October
Join Motorwagen for this intimate wine and dinner event
Boom Boom Room is re-opening as a Japanese-inspired restaurant/bar
Blush by Effervescence returns to historic Hanworth House in October
Join comedian Mel Buttle for a much-needed night of comedy
Oktoberfest is coming to Cloudland
Learn to paint with this unique paranormal sip & paint experience
This drive-in concert is headlined by Russell Morris
A unique Mean Girls style high tea experience is coming to Brisbane

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Highlights include flower-filled parks, live music, a ferris wheel, foodie experiences, fun for pooches, twilight tours and more
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Stunning Riverfront Dining: