State Library of Queensland

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area

The State Library of Queensland was founded in 1896 and is Queensland’s main site houses a range of collections made up of books, journals, magazines, newspapers, manuscripts and archives, maps, rare books, music, photographs, films and videos, and e-resources. These collections cover Queensland’s heritage, history, art, design and science. The library also holds community programs, showcases workshops and short courses, either for free or low price.

Onsite services and facilities include: computers and internet, free wi-fi access, microform printing and copying, standard copying and printing plus scanning. SLQ also have various rooms and venues for hire. Situated overlooking the Brisbane River between the Gallery of Modern and Queensland Art Gallery, the State Library is easily accessed via public transport and South Bank’s various paid parking lots. There is also a café and library shop onsite, open to the public daily.

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Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
Stanley Place
Cultural Centre
South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
Queensland
Australia

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Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
From AU$12 - 55
23 June 2017 – 28 January 2018
In an Australian exclusive, Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum is an international touring exhibition that will only be appearing at Queensland Museum. The exhibition features more than 120 artefacts, interactive games and displays to reveal who gladiators were, where they lived and how they trained.

Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
From AU$8 - 18
14 October 2017 – 4 February 2018
‘Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images' is the first substantial Australian exhibition of works by the German artist, widely recognised as one the world's greatest living painter. With over 90 works spanning five decades of Richter's practice, it will include some of the most compelling and enigmatic pictures of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and reveal the unparalleled influence of the artist on contemporary art.

The Wizard of Oz

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
4 November – 3 December 2017
The world’s favourite musical is returning to Australia. The London Palladium production of The Wizard of Oz will have its Australian Premiere in Brisbane from 4 November 2017 before travelling to Sydney from 30 December.

Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
Free Entry
4 November 2017 – 11 February 2018
Co-curated with the National Gallery Singapore, this vibrant exhibition surveys the work of leading contemporary Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. A wild and wonderful journey through significant moments in Kusama’s career, the exhibition explores over seven decades of the artist’s practice through more than 70 works.

The Working Class

New Farm, Brisbane Area
Free Entry
6 November – 3 December 2017
Edgy photography focusing on the moment artists exit the stage. Sweaty and dirty, the performer emerges seeping with exhaustion and emotion. The Working Class emphasises the extreme, yet often euphoric, realities of artists working to challenge the status quo and confront issues of inequality, gender and more on the stages of the world’s largest arts festivals including Adelaide Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe.

Showtime! By Ben Ely

New Farm, Brisbane Area
Free Entry
7 November – 3 December 2017
Ben Ely returns to Brisbane Powerhouse with a collision of colour for his new exhibition, Showtime! This exhibition will explore the characters and their abilities across all different forms of performance, from punk rock, circus, burlesque, dance, theatre and comedy.

Queensland Theatre presents Scenes From A Marriage

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
From AU$66.00 - 82.00
21 – 26 November 2017
Love blooms. Love fades. It happens to everyone. It could be happening next door. And in any marriage torn asunder, sifting through the wreckage is going to get messy. Even a seemingly perfect marriage has cracks in its facade:

Scenes from a Marriage

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area
21 – 26 November 2017
Johan and Marianne seem like the ideal couple. But when Johan admits to sleeping with another woman, he detonates the first bomb in what will become a ferocious battle. Real-life power couple Marta Dusseldorp (Janet King, Jack Irish, A Place to Call Home) and Ben Winspear star in this darkly comic autopsy of love.

First Magellan Ashes Test: Brisbane

Woolloongabba, Brisbane Area
From AU$10 - 158
23 – 27 November 2017
The hotly anticipated 2017-18 Magellan Ashes Series gets off to a sizzling start at the Gabba, with the fierce contest between Australia and England, the electric crowd atmosphere, and the stunning Queensland weather making this a not-to-be-missed event.

Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival

Brisbane, Brisbane Area
23 November 2017
Be spellbound in a world of wonder at the Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival! This year will showcase 100 features, documentaries and shorts from across Asia Pacific. Packed with premiers, cinema classics, guest appearances and special presentations.
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