Summer Holiday Fun

Free activities and events for the whole family
9 – 24 January
Online and throughout State Library

Please bring a mask to wear at all times (unless you are exempt). More details.

Overview | Family Fun | Under 8s | Under 14s | FAQs

Family Fun

Summer Reading Club: Friday funday

Join us for a race to the finish as we work through as many Summer Reading Club challenges as we can! Onsite | Bookings required

Family Film Festival

Come and relax in the cool and discover a fun selection of family-friendly films. Onsite | Bookings required

Big Voices: Children’s Picture Diaries, portrait workshop

Be inspired by the artwork in the Big Voices exhibition and create your own self-portrait. Onsite | Bookings required

Under 8s

The Corner Play Time

Join us and enjoy the magic of State Library’s facilitated play space. Onsite & online | Bookings required

Summertime Rhyme Time

Your little ones will love singing and dancing in this high energy First 5 Forever session. Onsite | Bookings required

Summer Reading Club

Become a reading legend this summer. Complete the online challenges, earn badges and share your creativity! Free | Online event

Under 14s

Writing Friday!

Get your creativity fired up with a series of fun and fiendish challenges that will test your mettle. Onsite | Bookings required

Queensland Quest

Are you a keen explorer? Are you always the first one to solve a puzzle? Does the thought of a scavenger hunt make you excited? Online event

Queensland Quiz

Queensland Quiz is no ordinary question and answer show! Are you up for the challenge? Onsite | Bookings required

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Summer Reading Club

Become a reading legend this summer. Complete the online challenges, earn badges and share your creativity! Free | Online event

Summer Holiday Fun

Free activities and events for the whole family
9 – 24 January
Online and throughout State Library