Events & activities

Discover More Talks 2017
10 January 2017 - 12 December 2017
Discover more about the world around us in our monthly lecture series...
Discover More Talks 2017
unsettle
10 February 2017 - 30 April 2018
A new artists-in-residence program at Queensland Museum will see Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people draw on the State Collection to inspire works of film, street and visual art, music and theatre. Running from February 2017 to April 2018, unsettle is a Digi Youth Arts Creative Initiative supported by Queensland Museum.
unsettle
Fire and Ice Show
10 July 2017 - 08 December 2017
Explore states of matter with supercool liquid nitrogen and hot chemical reactions with fire.
Fire and Ice Show
Whodunit? Trail
14 September 2017 09:30 AM - 02 October 2017 03:00 PM
Solve the case of the disappearing Northern Quoll
Whodunit? Trail
What's on during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
15 September 2017 - 24 September 2017
Discover Cobb+Co Museum during the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
What's on during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Hanging Basket Competition
15 September 2017 - 24 September 2017
Spectacular hanging basket display for Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Hanging Basket Competition
Holiday Science Theatre Shows
16 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Be part of the show in the Sciencentre's holiday science theatre shows. Explore scientific concepts, take part in experiments and demonstrations and bring everyday science to life. Topics include the Light Show, Balloon Show, Electricity Show, Sound Show, and Fire and Ice Show.
Holiday Science Theatre Shows
Museum Zoo
16 September 2017 - 02 October 2017
Let the cubs loose at the Museum Zoo these school holidays!
Museum Zoo
Gladiator School
18 September 2017 - 29 September 2017
Create a helmet, learn the moves and strike a pose in this Gladiator training school holiday workshop for children 7 - 12 years.
Gladiator School
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
23 September 2017 - 24 September 2017
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Sensory Friendly Day
27 September 2017
We'll turn the sound down to create an engaging and fun space for children with sensory processing difficulties.
Sensory Friendly Day
Grandchester Express
30 September 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Get on-board this return steam train journey to historic Grandchester Station. Add Museum entry and make a whole day out.
Grandchester Express
Wheelwrighting Workshop
30 September 2017 - 04 October 2017
Make a complete 12 spoke wagon wheel in this five day workshop
Wheelwrighting Workshop
Steam Train Sunday
01 October 2017, 10:15 AM - 01:30 PM
One hour steam train trips through Brisbane.
Steam Train Sunday
Nippers Play & Learn
03 October 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Curator Conversation - Remembering Multuggerah
04 October 2017, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Presented on the first Wednesday of each month at 2pm
Curator Conversation - Remembering Multuggerah
Nippers Play & Learn
05 October 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Lost Trades Fair - Toowoomba 2017
07 October 2017 10:00 AM - 08 October 2017 04:00 PM
The Lost Trades Fair will bring master artisans to share their skills in traditional trades.
Lost Trades Fair - Toowoomba 2017
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
07 October 2017, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Make a double coat & hat hook in this 3 hr blacksmithing workshop during Lost Trades Fair.
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
07 October 2017, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Make a double coat & hat hook in this 3 hr blacksmithing workshop during Lost Trades Fair.
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
08 October 2017, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Make a decorative flower pot hanger in this 3 hr blacksmithing workshop during Lost Trades Fair.
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
08 October 2017, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Make a decorative flower pot hanger in this 3 hr blacksmithing workshop during Lost Trades Fair.
Blacksmithing Mini Workshop - Lost Trades Fair
Wooden Spoon Making Workshop
09 October 2017, 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Create a hand carved wooden spoon from local timber
Wooden Spoon Making Workshop
After Dark
13 October 2017, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Step back in time and explore first-hand what life was like as a gladiator in Ancient Rome. Featuring expert talks, demonstrations, live music and access to the entire museum.
After Dark
Creative Lab October 2017
13 October 2017, 08:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Be part of this unique Teacher Professional Development experience.
Explore creative pathways to teaching and learning in STEM education.
Creative Lab October 2017
Leatherplaiting Workshop
14 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Make your own plaited belt or whip in this two day workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop
14 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a knife/hatchet
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop
Farewell Play School Party
15 October 2017, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Farewell Play School Party
Farewell Play School Party
Nippers Play & Learn
17 October 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
Nippers Play & Learn
19 October 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Exclusive & free for Annual Pass holders
Nippers Play & Learn
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