What's on today at SLQ

What's on today,
Tuesday 26 Jul, 2016

Calendar of SLQ events, exhibitions and more, at our South Bank building and around Queensland today.

Belonging Mural

Belonging in Queensland mural

Explore photos contributed by the community depicting a sense of connection to places and people in Queensland

When 18 Jun 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

Where Knowledge Walk, level 1, State Library


keepsakes of war

Keepsakes of war

Explore unique items from SLQ’s First World War collections, such as souvenirs, medallions and postcards, preserved as tangible reminders of Queensland’s wartime experience.

When 9 Apr 2016 - 26 Mar 2017

Where Talbot Family Treasures Wall, level 4, State Library


Our Place tour

Our Place tour

Join us for a walk along the Brisbane River and discover the history of Kurilpa Point.

When 1 Oct 2014 - 7 Dec 2016

Where kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library


Tradition Now

Tradition Now

Twelve diverse individuals share their stories through objects, photographs, artwork and memories in the Tradition Now exhibition.

When 18 Jun 2016 - 13 Nov 2016

Where Philip Bacon Gallery, level 4, State Library


Wikipedian in residence

First World War Wikipedian-in-residence

Every Wednesday our resident Wikipedian will be available by appointment to help you create First World War Wikipedia content.

When 3 Feb 2016 - 30 Nov 2016

Where John Oxley Library Reading Room, level 4, State Library


Art of the Skins

Art of the Skins exhibition

Awakening South East Queensland historical traditions through contemporary art, Art of the Skins revitalises Aboriginal possum skin cloak making.

When 25 Jun 2016 - 20 Nov 2016

Where SLQ gallery 1, level 2 and kuril dhagun, level 1


Will making seminar - photo by KiLN

Wills and bequests seminar

Will seminar presented by de Groots, a leading wills and estate law firm

When Thu 18 Aug, 02:30 pm

Where SLQ Auditorium 2, level 2

Free , bookings required

Brothers and Sisters in League

Brothers and Sisters of League

Celebrate Black History Month at SLQ. Join Fox Sports presenter, Ben Ikin in conversation with Queensland indigenous rugby league pioneer, Henry Hegarty.

When Fri 29 Jul, 06:00 pm

Where SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2

Free , bookings required

Queenslanders in Conversation 2

Queenslanders in conversation (August)

In the third session of our Queenslanders in conversation talk series, Kelly Higgins-Devine explores our connection to land, heritage and agriculture in creating our sense of belonging.

When Thu 4 Aug, 06:00 pm

Where SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2


Awards and competitions

Awards and competitions

SLQ proudly hosts a number of awards and competitions, including Young Writers Award, Queensland Literary Awards and Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships.

Major events and exhibitions

Major events and exhibitions

Find out more about our exhibitions and other major events – festivals, workshop and talk series, open days and children's holiday programs.

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