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.
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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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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10 May 2014 to 1 Feb 2015 Free Entry
The land and its natural features can wield powerful aesthetic and cultural influences: knowledgeable and sympathetic relationships between Indigenous artists and their country are often the inspiration guiding the form and content of their works.
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24 May to 12 Dec 2014 Free Entry
Discover the stories of 'The Crimson Flash' Arthur Postle, the fastest man alive in the early twentieth century, and 1920s Rugby League stars Duncan Thompson and Mick Madsen.
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26 Jul 2014 to 24 May 2015 Free Entry
'Sublime' features artworks which create wonder and uncertainty for audiences. The works explore sacred architectures, sublime geometries and the power of the natural world.
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6 Sep 2014 to 20 Sep 2015 Free Entry
2014 marks 25 years of Heisei - the current era in the Japanese imperial calendar - as well as 25 years of QAGOMA's engagement with the contemporary art of Japan.
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11 Oct to 30 Nov 2014 Free Entry
Reality in flames: modern Australian art and the Second World War. An Australian War Memorial travelling exhibition.
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18 Oct 2014 to 1 Nov 2015 Free Entry
The new collection display dedicated to Indigenous Australian art in galleries 1 and 2 will explore ideas underpinning the dreaming - or as seminal Australian anthropologist and essayist WEH Stanner posited, the 'Everywhen' - where knowledge and history from all times combine to inform contemporary and future existence.
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1 Nov 2014 to 15 Feb 2015
'Future Beauty' explores the tremendous innovation of Japanese
fashion designers from the early 1980s to the present.
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8 Nov to 14 Dec 2014 Free Entry
Great Art Gifts for the holiday season. A Rockhampton Art Gallery exhibition.
Rockhampton Art Gallery presents Deck the Walls: great art gifts for the holiday season, an exhibition of local artists' work, with a highly affordable AUD100 price tag.
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