Calendar of events

7th October 2017

Dr Karl

Explore science, the future and beyond in a family-friendly talk with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki at Fun Palace.

Fun Palace

Let your imagination take over at Fun Palace, a free event for families offering hands-on activities and experiments celebrating the arts and sciences.

State Library of Queensland

Take a self-guided tour of SLQ and explore our award-winning architecture and bustling community spaces.

Learn to Code workshops

Extend your programming skills into areas essential for developing robust applications.

Digital Futures Lab

Discover the Digital Futures Lab, a free interactive experience which is part studio, part game space, part exhibition.

Duty and Care

Discover scrapbooks, letters, photographs and postcards from SLQ's First World War collections, preserved as powerful examples of women's wartime experiences.

Freedom Then, Freedom Now

From citizenship, censorship and the collective good to marriage, miniskirts and mortgages — this reflective exhibition explores freedoms won and lost in Queensland.

Learn to Code workshops

Learn Java skills across a broad range of introductory programming techniques.

Tania Schafer presenting a workshop on finding family history resources at SLQ, 2017

Learn about the importance of digitisation and the essential skills to keep your precious family photos safe.

The Corner wild things

Come down to The Corner and play your way through our interactive environment carefully prepared for children aged 0–8 years.

The Salon Electric

A celebration of neon signs in Queensland and the Asia Pacific.

Tim Jackman - Hickory Dickory Rock

Get ready as Tim Jackman hickory dickory rocks The Corner!


Take your graphic skills to the next level in this intermediate Illustrator course


Take your graphic skills to the next level in this intermediate Illustrator course.


Get acquainted with the CNC Router as you select a design, prepare files, and cut your own custom skateboard deck!

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