School Holiday Activities in Brisbane


Finding things to do with your kids during the school holidays can be a constant struggle. Finding school holiday activities in Brisbane doesn’t has to be hard.

They go for ages and ages and finding new and interesting activities for them to do can leave you scrambling from day to day.

The lucky thing is – there is so much on in Brisbane during the school holidays to keep the kids entertained. There are paid and free activities for children of all ages that will delight them for hours and hours.



Make your summer a story to remember at State Library of Queensland!

Boasting a choose-your-own adventure program of free activities and their popular Story Lab workshop series, Summer Festival is bursting with fabulous imaginative fun for children, young people and families.

Start with some classic story-telling or arts and crafts. Get digital with workshops in coding, robotics, virtual reality, augmented reality and 360 film-making. Go from creative writing to creating your own picture book. Explore the free exhibitions and interactive installations.

Summer Festival is SLQ’s biggest holiday program ever. The schedule changes daily and will continue evolving throughout the holidays, so visit often and discover the latest chapter.

For full program details and to book into workshops, visit