10 - 29 Sept | Treasury Brisbane Arcadia




Salome Lounge, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - Ages 16+ 
10, 17, 24 SEPT, 6:00pm-8:00pm (120mins)

Dr Sketchy’s is a global institution, where burlesque performers take the place of traditional life models and you’re invited to put paint, pen or pencil to paper and express yourself. This is no structured art class but instead an excuse for amateurs, enthusiasts or pros to get creative and be inspired by real-life performers who pose with attitude. Bring your drawing equipment and grab a drink, class is in session!

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Food Marquee, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - All Ages
16 SEPT, 12pm - 1pm

Join Dale Chapman from First Food Co as she takes you on a tasting journey through Indigenous foods, cooking techniques and culture. Using ingredients such as bunya nuts, lemon myrtle leaf, wattleseed and lilli pilli, this event will offer a fascinating and tasty introduction to native bush tucker.

(No registration required)


Brisbane Airport Music Runway, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - All Ages
16, 19, 21 SEPT - 11:00am-12:00pm (60mins)

Join Elements Collective for a series of fun and energetic Hip Hop dance workshops with some of Brisbane’s best dancers. Each session is lead by a different teacher so come to all of them and learn some groovy moves that’ll get the party started.

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Salome Lounge, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - Ages 5+
16, 17,19 & 26 SEPT, 10:00am-11:00am (60mins)

Make a scribble bot in this all ages family friendly activity!  Design your own robot and see what art you can create. Combine a motor, pens and batteries for a spinning, dancing, drawing robot.

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Meet at Little Creatures LIVE, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - Ages 10 and under
16, 17, 26, 27, 28, 29 SEPT, 10:30am-12:00pm (90mins)

Construct your very own wearable art creation, combining creature parts to create a fantastical and mythical masterpiece. Rehearse a musical production with live percussion, choreography and then parade and around the grounds of Arcadia for a grand performance, an encore for all to enjoy!

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Casus Circus

The Courier-Mail Magic Mirrors Spiegltent, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank
21 & 22 SEPT, 12:00pm-1:30pm (90mins)

Come join the circus with Brisbane-based company, Casus Circus! Participants will practice a variety of circus skills and acrobatics, will learn how to trust each other as they explore the mechanics of the body. The workshop will also include improvisation techniques and tools, building upon the confidence and creativity of participants.


Craft Workshop

Salome Lounge, Treasury Brisbane Arcadia, South Bank - Ages 5+
20, 27 & 28 SEPT, 11:00am-12:00pm (60mins) 

Jump on the bandwagon of DIY culture and learn to make your own recycled paper bunting- the perfect addition to any hipster’s bedroom. Discover clever ways of transforming paper into 3D shapes and make something cool to take home while you’re at it.

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Kaleidoscope workshops (ticketed)

Cremorne Stage, QPAC
WEDS 27 & THURS 28 SEPT, 2.45pm - 3.45pm

For those attending Kaleidoscope, post-show workshops exploring circus skills, creativity and performance are available for two different age groups. Question Time (for 8-13 year olds) and Rumble Tumble (for 5-7 year olds).

These are ticketed events costing $15 (A fee of $7.20 applies per transaction).

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10-29 Sept, various times.

Treasury Brisbane Arcadia

Cultural Forecourt
QLD 4101

Free Event

Paid car parks at QPAC and South Bank Parklands.

Take a bus to the Cultural Centre busway station, a train to South Brisbane train station or a ferry to South Bank ferry terminal.

Visit TransLink to plan your public transport journey.

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