August: What’s On
What’s on in Brisbane this month? We have you covered!
7 AUGUST — LUNCHTIME LIVE
The Lunchtime Live shows are being presented by QPAC to help celebrate 30 years of wonderful entertainment. Make your way over to South Bank every Friday from 12.30 to 1.00pm and there’ll be something different on every week, so join in and experience live entertainment in your Friday lunchtimes and every single show is FREE.
7-16 AUGUST — EKKA
Proudly supporting Queensland agriculture. Visit the website for information on exhibitors, competitions, shows and much more! Always a great, family fun day out! www.ekka.com.au
8 AUGUST — PACIFIC TIDES FESTIVAL
Pacific Tides Festival is a festival celebrating Australian indigenous and Pacific Island cultures – performances, food, crafts, and art. Free activities from 10am to 10pm. There’s also a ticketed Pacific Sound concert at 6:30pm.
Presented by Redland Performing Arts Centre. Visit: www.weekendnotes.com/pacific-tides-festival for more information
12 AUGUST — EKKA RACES
The same day as the Brisbane Exhibition holiday, Wednesday 12th August 2015, the Ekka races is a great day out at Doomben. The Ekka Races marks the end of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.
29-30 AUGUST — STRADDIE SALUTE
The Straddie Salute has become one of Queensland’s most well-known triathlon festivals. With five events to choose from there’s a challenge for every ability and fitness level. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for entry details.