Calendar of events

23rd April 2018

Our Sporting Greats

Discover Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heroes from the sporting world in an inspiring showcase.

Volunteer musician performs at SLQ

Come and be entertained by a diverse mix of talented volunteer musicians and performers outside the SLQ Library Shop every Monday morning.

Bright Bold Boundless

Explore the fascinating story behind the iconic Queen’s Baton for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

Justice of the Peace

Every Monday and Tuesday, a volunteer Justice of the Peace or Commissioner for Declarations will be available in the Infozone.


Showcasing a range of State Library of Queensland’s rare collection items, Lifestyle explores how Queenslanders live and play in the sunshine state.

Sister Constance Keys

Discover the courage, compassion and dedication of Sister Constance Keys, one of Queensland's most decorated and beloved First World War nurses.

Magnificent Makers

Magnificent Makers is a curious exploration of innovation and invention in Queensland from the late 1800s to the present day.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children from birth through to eight years

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