Major events and exhibitions

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

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

Our Sporting GreatsOur Sporting Greats: Murri and Ailan athletes in the spotlight
Discover Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heroes from the sporting world in an inspiring showcase.

Bright Bold BoundlessBright Bold Boundless: Designing the Queen's Baton
Explore the fascinating story behind the iconic Queen’s Baton for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

Birds of Australia image - HeritagePast events and exhibitions
Past major events and exhibitions held or hosted by the State Library of the Queensland.

Events by type