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Upcoming events at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Find out what’s coming up at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre during your visit to Brisbane. October 2019: Oct 4-5: Care Expo Oct 13: World Travel Expo including Cruising Oct 16-20: Craft & Quilt Fair Oct 19: Pacific Fashion Festival Oct 25-27: Good Food & Wine Show November 2019: Nov 2: 2019 Butterfly Ball Nov 8-10: Supanova Comic Con & Gaming Expo Nov 9-10: Steve Irwin Gala Dinner Nov 21: Asia Pacific Screen Awards Nov 30: 25th Annual QLD Sport Awards December 2019: Dec 5-8: Brisbane Latin Dance Festival Dec 6-8: MagicFest Brisbane Dec 12: Love Actually in Concert January 2020: Jan 15: Louis Theroux Jan 18: RSPCA Pop-Up Adoption Jan 18-27: Lifeline Bookfest Jan 21: Walk off the Earth February 2020: Feb 15-16: World Travel Expo Feb 15: Queensland Symphony Orchestra presents Star Wars Feb 28-March1: Mind, Body and Spirit Festival March 2020: March 6-8: Wedding & Honeymoon Show March 12-13: Australian Inclusive Schooling Conference March 17-19: Keno Australasian Hospitality & Gaming Expo March 27: Legends for Lifeline May 2020: May 8-9: Brisbane Careers & Employment Expo May 30: Travelplan International Ski Expo June 2020: June 19-20: Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo July 2020: July 4-6: Source Kids Disability […]

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Good Food & Wine Show – Brisbane 25-27 Oct 2019

Love good food and wine?  Then why not delight the senses at The Good Food & Wine Show!  This extravaganza of food and wine is being held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre from Friday, 25 October to Sunday, 27 October (9am – 5pm). This show is a fabulous day out with friends or family full of great food, delectable wines and lots of entertainment. It promises to be bigger and better than ever this year with 100s of local, national and international exhibitors coming together with a multitude of wonderful foods and wines that you can sample, taste and smell. You can even attend a special hands-on masterclass. WHAT’S ON Princes Cruises Theatre – watch your favourite local & interstate chefs cook for you onstage Chef’s Lunch – enjoy 3-course meal matched with premium wines designed & introduced by your favourite chef Masterclasses – learn how to appreciate whisky, make dumplings, craft cheese or style the prefect table Glenfiddich Whisky Wanderer – taste single malts in a 1972 vintage Leyland bus Wine Selectors Cellar Door – wine masterclasses, paired with tasting plates, delicious Smelly Cheese Project – Valerie Henbest will take you on a cheese appreciation journey Tucker’s […]

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2019: An Event-full Year!

2019 in Brisbane is an event-full year with lots of exciting entertainment with the likes of award-winning shows, international concerts, unique exhibitions, fantastic sporting events and festivals. Here are some Brisbane events you might like to experience: 2019 Brisbane Events Broncos v Penrith Panthers – 16 August Suncorp Stadium Behind the Scenes Tour – 17 August Queensland Museum Fleetwood Mac – 20-24 August Brisbane Entertainment Centre Brisbane Boat Show 2019 – 21-26 August Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) Bangarra Dance Theatre: 30th Anniversary Season – 23-31 August QPAC The Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane Fun Run – 25 August South Bank Mercedes Benz Fashion Festival – 25-29 August Howard Street Wharves, Brisbane Queensland Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet – 28 August-7 September QPAC Hugh Jackman: The Man, The Music, The Show – 31 August-3 September Brisbane Entertainment Centre (BEC) BIGSOUND Festival – 3-6 September Brisbane, various venues Brisbane Writers Festival – 5-8 September State Library & QAGOMA BRISBANE FESTIVAL – 6-28 September Brisbane, vaious venues Riverstage Birthday Bash – 7 September Riverstage Brisbane Eco Expo– 13-15 September Brisbane Showgrounds Muriel’s Wedding The Musical – 19 September QPAC Beer InCider Experience – 20-21 September Brisbane Showgrounds Oz Comic-Con 2019 – 21-22 September BCEC […]

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Madman Anime Festival

When: 25 & 26 May, 2019Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Madman Anime Festival or MadFest, celebrates anime and Japanese culture and is coming to Brisbane on 25 & 26 May. The event that brings bring the best of anime, manga and Japanese culture is brought to you by Australia’s biggest name in anime, Madman Entertainment. Heading to the festival in cosplay? Madman Anime Festival brings a celebration of cosplay to each event. For fans and cosplayers alike, there’s plenty of opportunities to get involved. Other events happening at MadFest include: Check out hundreds of books in the Manga Library One Piece Treasure Hunt Cosplay Masquerade Nintendo Showcase Movies screenings at League of Legends Stage  Hang out at AnimeLab Lounge MadFest is open: Saturday 25th – 8.30am to 6pmSunday 26th – 8.30am to 5pm Entry to MadFest starts from:Weekend pass $63.40Saturday or Sunday pass $42.64 For a full program of events and ticket purchases visit Anime Festival Coming to MadFest? Book your Brisbane Accommodation at nearby West End Central Apartments with a selection of compact hotel style rooms and self-contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. BOOK NOW

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Brisbane Good Food & Wine Show

When: 26 – 28 October, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank Become immersed in all things food and wine, at this year’s Brisbane Good Food & Wine Show from 26 to 28 October. This year’s show promises to bring an exciting line-up of features to discover, taste, share and enjoy. There will be returning show favourites and new, never before seen experiences and master classes. Just a sample of the taste tempting line-up will include: The Princess Cruises Theatre Citi Dining Pop-Up Cape Mentelle VIP Lounge Wine Selectors Cellar Door Riedel Drinks Lab Tucker’s Natural Cheese Alley Good Food Village Riedel Sensory Workshop Celebrity Chefs will be cooking up a storm over the weekend, with the likes of Matt Moran, Maggie Beer, Miguel Maestre, Darren Robertson, Matt Golinski, Alastair McLeod and many more. Tickets start from: $25 per adult (earlybird), $15 per child (earlybird) Friday or $30 per adult (earlybird), $20 per child (earlybird) Saturday and Sunday. Grab your tickets online at Good Food Show Book your West End/South Bank Accommodation in close proximity to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre at West End Central Apartments. Apartment style accommodation in Brisbane’s West End. Perfectly located close to South […]

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Brisbane Home Show

When: 14 to 16 September, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Are you in the market to renovate or build your next home? The Brisbane Home Show features all the latest products for your kitchen, bathroom or interiors upgrade over three huge days from 14 to 16 September. There will be literally hundreds of new ideas to renovate your house, both inside and out. Get absolutely free expert advice from more than 280 leading Queensland house suppliers. Bring along your home plans and photos and see everything under one roof! Opening Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 9am to 5pm Tickets are available online for $16 per adult (or $20 at the door on the day). Visit Brisbane Home Show to purchase you ticket today. Kids under 14 are free! Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre is located within walking distance (700m) to West End Central Apartments at South Bank, Brisbane. Book your West End Brisbane Accommodation with us here in a studio, one, two or three bedroom apartment with either kitchenettes or full kitchen and laundry facilities. BOOK NOW

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Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo

When: Sunday 22 July, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre Planning your big day? Then do not miss the Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre this July! Held on Sunday 22nd July, the expo will feature over 1oo bridal and honeymoon vendors all under one roof. The hand-picked creative vendors include an array of florists, bridal gowns, photography, invitations, wedding cars, hens parties, makeup, fitness, men’s suits, shoes, videography, reception venues, honeymoons, bridal favours, candy buffets, wedding cakes, bridal jewellery, wedding planners, marriage celebrants and wedding stylists. Before you ‘walk down the aisle’ be sure to walk down these aisles of inspiration to get expert advice in person! Admission is FREE. For more information on Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo please visit Wedding Expos Australia. It’s approximately just a 10 minute walk from West End Central Apartments to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Discover Wedding and Function venues in West End Brisbane here. West End Central Apartments are located centrally in Brisbane and offer a selection of fully self-contained 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments, as well as Studio Apartments. Book your Brisbane accommodation  

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Brisbane Stitches & Craft Show

When: 7 – 10 June, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre If you want to learn how to sew it, stitch it, bead it, knit it, paint it or stamp it, get along to the Brisbane Stitches & Craft Show from 7 to 10 June. The Stitches & Craft Show gives visitors the opportunity to see the latest trends, products and supplies in the craft world, and be inspired by the creators or speak directly to the experts. Discover new craft materials, tools, gadgets and machines to inspire your creativity and experts to help you get started. Otherwise brush up your skills or learn a new one at the master classes taking place over the four days of the show. Release your creativity with one of the interactive stations or admire the international and Australian craft displays. For a full program of workshops and classes see Stitches & Craft Show. Admission is $17 Adult and $8 Children at the door. Save money and pre-purchase your ticket online here at Stitches & Craft Show. The show is open from Thursday to Sunday 9am to 5 pm. West End Central Apartments is a short walk from Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre offering convenient […]

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Gluten Free Expo 2018 | Brisbane

When: 26 & 27 May 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre The Gluten Free Expo is your chance to taste test all the fabulous new Gluten Free foods on the market! It’s a massive opportunity to find new, exciting and delicious gluten free foods, all under one roof. Try before you buy with exhibitors from all corners of the country showcasing their wares for you to sample, talk about and find new favourites to add to your shopping list. The Gluten Free Expo is dedicated to education and awareness of coeliac disease and allows people to try gluten free foods in a safe environment. The Gluten Free Expo showroom floor is open from 9am-4pm daily, come and find new gluten free and health products you will love and take them home! Tickets on Sale soon. West End Central Apartments is a short walk from Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre offering convenient and comfortable hotel rooms, 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments with free Wifi, free parking, pool, sauna and gym. Book your Accommodation near South Bank Entertainment Precinct today.

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Mind, Body, Spirit Festival

When:  23 to 25 February, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane The Mind, Body, Spirit Festival brings you the very best in health, wellness and spiritual guidance, being held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, over three days in February. The Festival is the largest of its kind, where you will learn from over 200 exhibitors, attend free inspirational seminars, book yourself a psychic reading, try some body pampering, watch the free stage performances, join a free meditation session or taste some delicious health foods. Visit the Mindful Meditation Centre, hosted by Brahma Kumaris, for free guided meditation sessions. The Seminar Series will feature an inspiring line-up of guest speakers who will share their  expertise. Feel better with food, tantalise the tastebuds and awaken your senses at the Soul Kitchen Cooking Stage. visit the Performance Stage for all-day, free entertainment, from chanting, dance and music performances to yoga and meditation. Delve deep into what your future has in-store for you at the Psychic Reading Room featuring over 50 of Australia’s most talented readers. Plan your visit with the Mind, Body, Spirit Festival Exhibitor Directory, your complete guide to find companies, services and products to buy. The Festival is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 6pm each […]

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