Calendar of events

22nd August 2018

Our Sporting Greats

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

Family History Month

Do you have questions about your family history research or not sure how to begin? Join librarians from State Library for a live Ask Us session on Facebook.

Bright Bold Boundless

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


A free exhibition which explores the hidden histories of Queensland’s islands and aims to reshape our knowledge of these close but faraway places.


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.

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


Enjoy a free, curator-guided tour of the Islands exhibition.

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