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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28 Mar to 6 Oct 2014
It's a dark, cold world. Only three people have travelled to its deepest point. In fact, we know more about the surface of Mars than we do about our deep oceans.
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5 Apr to 2 Nov 2014 Free Entry
Los Angeles-based Australian artist Jemima Wyman shares her interests in the relationships between pattern, people and architecture with young visitors through the immersive exhibition 'Pattern Bandits'.
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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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13 Jun to 12 Oct 2014 Free Entry
Cobb+Co Museum will take you back to 1964 with photos, footage of the Melbourne Festival Hall concert, original Brisbane Festival Hall seats and some rare and unusual memorabilia, including a recreated bedroom decorated with Beatles' posters, records and even curtains.
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20 Jun to 7 Sep 2014 Free Entry
Through gifts and purchases, but also donations through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts program, Rockhampton Art Gallery continues to develop an enviable collection of modern and contemporary art that resonates locally and nationally.
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28 Jun to 21 Sep 2014 Free Entry
The 'Harvest' exhibition is a celebration of food in art. With over 150 works from the Gallery's Collection, 'Harvest' includes magnificent still lifes from the seventeenth century to today, contemporary photography, bold video works, and dramatic large-scale installations, with major new acquisitions by Argentine artist Tomás Saraceno.
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4 Jul to 31 Aug 2014 Free Entry
The Gold Award is a joint initiative of Rockhampton Art Gallery Trust, Rockhampton Art Gallery and Rockhampton Regional Council.
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