Calendar of SLQ events, exhibitions and more, at our South Bank building and around Queensland today.
Showcasing a range of State Library of Queensland’s rare collection items, Lifestyle explores how Queenslanders live and play in the sunshine state.
When 3 March - 21 October 2018
Where SLQ Gallery, level 2, State Library
Engage with architecture from across the Asia Pacific and explore Australia's role in shaping its future.
When 10-23 Mar 2018
Where Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library
Some bookings required
Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.
When 12 Apr 2017 - 23 Mar 2018
Where Talbot Family Treasures Wall, level 4, State Library
Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.
When 9 Dec 2017 - 3 Jun 2018
Where Philip Bacon Heritage Gallery, level 4, State Library
In Jabu Birriny, Yarrabah artists share stories through vibrant prints, intricately woven vessels and textured ceramics that celebrate and embody the land and sea.
When 22 Oct 2017 - 4 Mar 2018
Where kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library
Come along to a pop up Q & A café at SLQ and hear personal stories from a panel of inspirational women.
When Thu 8 Mar, 05:30 pm
Where Queensland Terrace, level 2, State Library
A panel of highly regarded Queenslanders share their stories about what being a Queenslander means to them.
When Thu 1 Mar, 06:00 pm
Where SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2
SLQ proudly hosts a number of awards and competitions, including Young Writers Award, Queensland Literary Awards and Siganto Foundation Artists' Books Fellowships.
Find out more about our exhibitions and other major events – festivals, workshop and talk series, open days and children's holiday programs.