Catch a glimpse of country life at an annual show or marvel at awesome aeronautical tricks at an air display, the options are endless. Browse through the events below to see what’s on during your holiday.
23 Nov 2013 to 11 May 2014
One of the most dramatic exhibitions to be held at GOMA, 'Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth' presents major new works by a truly global artist, whose large-scale installations and explosion events have made him one of the most innovative figures in contemporary art.
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26 Jan to 28 Dec 2014 Free Entry
On the fourth Sunday of each month the Historic Burnett Heads Lighthouse is open for visitors. This lighthouse was erected at South Head Burnett Heads in 1873 and was operational for 99 years until it was replaced by a taller tower.
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31 Jan to 6 May 2014 Free Entry
Cobb+Co Museum is hosting Shell-Shocked: Australia after Armistice, a touring exhibition from the National Archives of Australia.
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4 Feb to 9 Jun 2014 Free Entry
Visit State Library of Queensland's Our Dreaming, a free interactive exhibition for all ages, showcasing Queensland's vibrant Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories as they are retold through animation.
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15 Feb to 27 Apr 2014 Free Entry
Cream: Four Decades of Australian Art chronicles the development of modernism in Australia from 1940 to 1980.
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17 Feb to 31 Dec 2014 Free Entry
Lost Creatures introduces you to some of Queensland's long-lost inhabitants, including dinosaurs, giant marine reptiles and megafauna.
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25 Feb 2014 to 31 Mar 2015 Free Entry
Every Monday to Saturday hear 19th century costumed guides spin incredible tales of sailors, new settlers and slave traders that were the backbone of this old port city.
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4 Mar to 28 Apr 2014 Free Entry
Transition from Country to City is an exhibition by Ellie Neilsen, an experienced professional artist well known for her printmaking and her colourful acrylic and gouache paintings.
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20 Mar to 11 May 2014 Free Entry
Odyssey is an exhibition of abstract photographs by Chris Wallace and Annie Bradford. Their work tells the story of the artist's life journey and communicate deep emotions and the joys of family and friendship.
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22 Mar to 20 Jul 2014 Free Entry
'Transparent' explores the breadth and diversity of watercolours held in the Gallery's Collection. It demonstrates the medium's important role in Queensland's visual history from its earliest colonial beginnings.
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