A Parent’s Guide to a Fun-Filled Christmas School Holidays in Brisbane

Dec 8, 2023 | Latest News

Christmas is just around the corner, and the children are counting down the days until school holidays begin! If you’re looking for fun and exciting activities to keep them entertained during this festive season, then Brisbane is the perfect place to be. This vibrant city offers a plethora of options, from magical Christmas events to thrilling outdoor adventures.

Christmas Lights Spectacular: Get dazzled by the twinkling lights at the City Botanic Gardens, South Bank, and Roma Street Parkland. These exciting displays are a must-see for families and are sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

Christmas Carols and Performances: Sing along to your favourite carols at one of the many carols events happening throughout the city. Enjoy live performances, festive treats, and family-friendly activities.

QAGOMA Christmas Design Market: This unique market showcases the work of local artists and designers, offering a range of handmade gifts and festive decorations.

Santa’s Workshop at Westfield Chermside: Visit Santa and his elves at Westfield Chermside for a magical experience. Take photos, write your Christmas wish list, and enjoy festive activities.

Moreton Island Day Trip: Take a ferry to Moreton Island and explore the stunning sand dunes, beaches, and shipwrecks. Go snorkeling, sandboarding, or take a 4WD tour for an unforgettable adventure.

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary: Cuddle a koala, hand-feed kangaroos, and spot other iconic Australian animals at this world-renowned sanctuary.

Brisbane River Cruise: Enjoy a relaxing cruise down the Brisbane River and see the city from a different perspective. Learn about Brisbane’s history and culture while taking in the beautiful scenery..

Sciencentre: Let your children explore the wonders of science at the Sciencentre. With interactive exhibits, shows, and workshops, there’s something to spark the curiosity of everyone.

Queensland Museum: Discover dinosaurs, learn about the history of Queensland, and explore the natural world at the Queensland Museum.

Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA): Take the children to GOMA to see the latest exhibitions and be inspired by contemporary art.

With so much to see and do, you’re sure to have a memorable Christmas holiday in Brisbane. Don’t forget to capture all the fun moments with your family. For more ideas of what to do in Brisbane these Christmas holidays, visit the Brisbane Kids website here.

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