In Queensland, events are simply an excuse to have a great time! Use our Events Calendar search tool and you'll be blown away by the range of events to choose from.
Enjoy life to its fullest with music, dance, food and wine festivals. Or indulge in the performing arts or an exclusive exhibition. Bring out your competitive nature and see some of the world's best athletes at sporting events. Or discover a quirky regional event for something a little different. One thing is certain: you'll never be bored on a Queensland holiday!
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The Cairns Amateurs Racing Carnival is four days of fun, fashion, glamour, food and entertainment built around two days of horse racing in Cairns in early September each year.click on the image for more
The Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival is an exciting biennial gathering in Cape York Peninsula, highlighting the many diverse Communities, language, song, dance and stories.click on the image for more
Brisbane Festival will paint the town pink with an exciting program of over 83 events full of music, theatre, dance, comedy, cabaret, opera, circus and more.click on the image for more
The CQPhysio Group Capricorn Coast Running Festival is the most exciting and professional running event in Central Queensland.click on the image for more
The second race meet in the Simpson Desert Racing Carnival. Dubbed as the Melbourne Cup of the Outback, crowds of 6,000 racegoers converge on Birdsville each year to enjoy two day of quality outback racing and entertainment.click on the image for more
On the last full weekend of October every year, the nation's top rodeo riders and the best broncs and bucking bulls gather for the Warwick Rodeo - known far and wide as "Australia's Most Famous".click on the image for more
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is a cultural party featuring floral parade, food, wine, entertainment and all things spring! So come along and entice your senses at their iconic Grand Central Floral Parade, Ergon Energy Flower, Food and Wine Festival, Heritage Bank Live Concert Series, Kids Day Out aclick on the image for more
Perfectly located in the heart of Queensland's Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba Beach offers the perfect year-round climate and is an ideal location for a sporting event, a relaxing family vacation or just a great place to escape to.click on the image for more
Following high acclaim in Madrid and London, Brisbane Festival and OperaQ join forces to bring the latest opera from iconic composer Philip Glass - commissioned to mark his 75th birthday - to Brisbane.click on the image for more
The Qantas Wallabies will look to continue its 17-year unbeaten record against Argentina in The Castrol EDGE Rugby Championship when they take on Los Pumas at Cbus Super Stadium.click on the image for more
Australia's oldest professional golf tournament will again be played on the Gold Coast when the Australian PGA Championship returns to RACV Royal Pines Resort in December.click on the image for more
Every year national and international competitors/ spectators flock to Queensland's shores to take part in Australia's largest triathlon event and the largest Multi Sport Festival of its kind in the southern hemisphere.click on the image for more
The Gold Coast Sevens takes place on two days of adrenaline-filled, thrilling Rugby Sevens. The event features some of the most exciting athletes in the world mixed with Australia's biggest fancy dress party on the sun-drenched Gold Coast.click on the image for more
Get set to party at the V8 Supercars Gold Coast 600, October 24 - 26. The Gold Coast's biggest party is back in October with a show stopping week of celebrations on and off the track.click on the image for more
NetFest is Netball Australia's 18+ mass participation netball event held on the Gold Coast offering a choice of traditional (outdoor) or beach netball tournaments, supported by a range of social activities on the Gold Coast, Australia's favourite holiday destination and the ideal location for netbalclick on the image for more
The 2014 Crush Festival marks the sixth year of celebrating regional arts and showcasing high quality arts and culture in the Bundaberg region.click on the image for more
The one of a kind music festival. The Airlie Beach Music Festival dates have been confirmed and a bonus Jam Session night has been added for the three day festival ticket holders.click on the image for more
Nothing demands more from an athlete than the Coolangatta Gold. Celebrating 30 years in 2014, the 42 kilometre course is not for the faint hearted.click on the image for more