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!
Christmas craft fun at the Springfield Rise display village
8 December 2018: 3pm – 5pm
- Create your own photo gift tags, school book labels at the FREE sticker photo booth
- FREE snow cones*
16 December 2018: 3pm – 5pm
- FREE snow globe decorating workshop*
- FREE ice creams*
*numbers are limited.
The Magical Christmas Show and Carnival are coming to Orion Springfield Central this December!
The Magical Christmas Show and Carnival has arrived at Orion Springfield Central, with all your favourite Christmas characters, spectacular circus artists in a fast moving 90 minute show for the whole family.
Show tickets start from $15 everyone and combined Show and Carnival Ride packages available.
Experience the Christmas Carnival with free entry to the carnival precinct daily.
Rides include: 26m Ferris Wheel, Dodgem Cars, Kids Rides & Games. Rides and Games from $5 each. Ride packages start at $15 for 4 coupons and $50 for 14 coupons. Big rides including the Ferris Wheel and Dodgem Cars require 2 coupons, smaller kids rides require 1 coupon. Discover more
Christmas Carols in Robelle Domain, Springfield Central Parklands
8th December from 5:00pm
In case of rain, event will be rescheduled to the following weekend.
Capture the magic of Christmas with a Santa Photo in Santa’s Cottage, Orion Springfield Central
Avoid the queues – bookings are back! We are offering families the opportunity to book their Santa Photos and Pet Photos online.
Don’t want to book? No problem, while bookings are highly recommended you are able to visit Santa without a booking and will be seen where possible in between bookings.
Simply visit the Santa’s Cottage located in Town Walk and queue in the ‘Queue on the day’ line. (NOTE: bookings essential for Pet Photos)
Christmas and New Year Library Closure
Please note Springfield Central Library will be closing Monday 24th December at 1:00pm and reopening Wednesday 2nd January 2019 and 9:00am
Ipswich Libraries School Holiday Program/What’s On
Curious Creatures – Challenged – Trivia Night
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
17 Jan 2019 at Springfield Central Library
Put together a team of 4 – 6 or just come and join in for an evening of creature themed trivia. Fun prizes to be won. Ages 5+ years with parents/and or carers. Please register all adults and children attending this event. Free. For more information visit www.ipswichlibraries.com.au or phone 3810 6815
Story Time – Christmas Countdown
Enjoy the magic of picture books and make new friends with Xmas stories, songs and movement. Free. More or visit www.ipswichlibraries.com.au or phone 3810 6815
9.30am to 10.15 am
Springfield Central Library
Friday 14, Tuesday 18 & Friday 21 December
Summer Reading Club
Get creative, get connected and get reading for a chance to win great prizes. Lots of fun events and things to do. Free. Registration required. More or visit www.ipswichlibraries.com.au or phone 3810 6815
Springfield Markets | Robelle Domain
7th December 2018 and 4th January 2018
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
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
Pongal Festival Queensland
Watch the summer sky ignite in a flurry of colour and sparkle at Robelle Domain Park PONGAL’s spectacular Firework, presented by Queensland Tamil Mandram & Thaai Tamil School.
The fireworks kick off at 8:30pm, 19th January 2019.
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!
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