There’s always something to do in Greater Springfield and Brisbane with more and more fantastic participation and spectator events for Queenslander’s of all ages to enjoy. From children’s activities, community events, athletic competitions and delicious food offerings, there will be something new to do each week in Greater Springfield and Brisbane region. Read on to find out What’s On near you!

Springfield Library Technology Hub
Coders Challenge – Arcade Revival

Do you love vintage gaming? Arcade Revival gives you the opportunity to recreate old arcade classics using Scratch and Makey Makey. Suitable for adults and teens with some computer and coding experience.

Springfield Central Library every Friday, 3.30 pm – 5.00 pm. Free, however bookings essential. Please visit here to book.

Aliki Flinthart – Iron – In Conversation

Local author, Aliki Flinthart will be in conversation with Jo Sparrow about her 10th book and first of The Kalima Chronicles trilogy.

Bookface Orion Springfield Central
Wednesday, 21 November from 6.30pm.
This event is FREE, however you must register via this link.


Markets on Main Street

On the third Sunday of every month, Main Street in Springfield Central will be closed to traffic and open for residents! Come along and browse a day filled with festivity, live music, market stalls and food vans!

Where: Main Street, Orion Springfield Central

When: Third Sunday of Every month, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Cost: Free Admission


Children’s Story Time

Hosted by BookFace Orion Springfield, bring the little ones down to Orion Town Centre, and join us on the carpet in Kid’s Corner every Tuesday during school term (10am) for a children’s book read-a-long. Enjoy a coffee while the kids are entertained with a new story every session, hand-picked to foster a love of reading. Find out more about Children’s Story Time!

Contact: To register contact

Springfield Markets | Robelle Domain
7th December 2018 and 4th January 2018

Boxercise in Robelle Domain Circle | Free Event
Every  8:00am every Saturday until 15th – Discover more




Trivia at Orion Hotel

From 7 pm every Tuesday hosted by Trivia Mill.
Entry: Gold coin donation

Where: Orion Hotel, 1 Main Street, Springfield Central


Springfield Markets at Robelle

On the 1st Friday of every month, the Springfield Markets sweep into Robelle Domain Parklands with live entertainment, arts & crafts, space to wander and plenty of food to keep you satisfied.

When: 3:00 pm, First Friday of each month

Where: 155 Southern Cross Circuit, Springfield Central


Ninja Central

Ninja Central is where little ninjas come to play and Orion Springfield Central is the place to be for kids to test their skills on a variety of obstacles in balance, strength, endurance and co-ordination. Children aged 4 to 12 will run through a variety of environments and tests to be the ultimate ninja in a safe, indoor environment.

Ninja Central also offers special programs for kids’ birthday parties! Please phone 0432 560 050 or email to provide your children a challenging, stimulating and fun birthday event they won’t forget!

Where: Main Street, Orion Springfield Central

When: Monday & Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday to Friday: 1:30pm to 5:30pm

Weekends: 10:00am to 3:00pm

School & Public Holidays: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: $3 for Single Lap, $8 per hour, $15 for a day pass


Date Night made easy with Mini Minders Child Care

If you and your loved ones are looking to enjoy a night out with a little more privacy, then enjoy your night out while Mini Minders look after your children. There centre is within the Target Mall at Orion Springfield Central and is the perfect spot to drop off the kids before enjoying your date night out and about.

Mini Minders features the dedicated and experienced staff of Westside Community Care who will ensure your children will supervised while also providing an entertaining, fun and safe environment for your children. Click the website link to learn when the next date night event will be!

Where: Target Mall, Orion Springfield Central

Cost: $5 for 1 Hour 45 Minute Session. Two sessions available per evening.


Pongal Festival 2018

Get Ready for the Next GRAND Celebration of Pongal Festival Queensland on 14th January 2018 (Sunday)

In support of QLD multiculturalism, with loads of entertainment for all ages. Not to be missed this ‘FREE’, fun-filled event, which includes fun rides, authentic food stalls and free traditional sweets. It also includes magic shows, multi-cultural events, DJ, cooking demo, kolam(floor art) and painting competitions, tug-of-war, traditional sports. Free activities for kids – face painting, tattoo and much much more.

We hope you, your friends and family enjoy some of these fantastic events and activities to do in Greater Springfield and Brisbane. Check back often as we will update regularly. If you’re wondering what to do but also feeling like a quiet night in instead this weekend, Greater Springfield has more than a few takeaway options to satisfy your desire for a delicious meal!

Even during the working week, there are great promotions on offer in Greater Springfield – Drop into the Brookwater Golf & Country Club Monday through Friday from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm to enjoy a 2-course Business Lunch plus your choice of a glass of wine or beer for only $29pp! Call the Brookwater Golf Course & Country Club on 3470 9421 to make your booking today!

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