In Brisbane

Image credit: Queensland Performing Arts Complex photographed by Garry Schlatter, Atmosphere Photography

Brisbane City Welcome Festival - 4 March
register by 23 February

All international students in Brisbane are invited to attend the annual Brisbane Welcome Festival. Register by 23 February to order your Brisbane Friendship Certificate and be in the running to win a return flight to South-East Asia with Singapore Airlines.  This afternoon event will include live music, student exhibitions, cultural activities and the Lord Mayor's International Friendship Ceremony

2-6pm, Saturday 4 March

City Botanic Gardens on Google Maps

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Brisbane Comedy Festival
26 February - 28 March

Strap in for some serious laughs as the 8th Annual Brisbane Comedy Festival rolls around. This year, 66 comedians come together over two venues for one month of rolicking laughter. Visit the website to buy tickets and download the festival guide.

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World Science Festival in BrisbaneWorld Science Festival
22 - 26 March 2017

Queensland Museum and Sciencentre

The World Science Festival produces a program of live and digital content that connects all ages with concepts and discoveries that shape the world.

SugarSpin - Gallery of Modern Art
til April 2017

The Gallery of Modern Art at South Bank is celebrating its 10th anniversary with this free exhibition of visitor-favourites and new art works.  Slide a slippery-side down around the gallery, view giant installations of people and feathery, fairy-floss, go on a guided tour.  

Heard, performance art as part of the SugarSpin exhibition

Large Hadron Collider, Queensland Museum
til 25 April

A priced exhibition about possibly the world's greatest science experiment.  This exhibition is visiting from the Science Museum, London.

Large Hadron Collider
Hadron Collider exhibition, celebrating science