FREE OUTDOOR MOVIE // PADDINGTON
Friday March 2 from 4pm – 8.30pm // Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, 708 Jesmond Rd, Fig Tree Pocket
Join in every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month for free movie screenings on an outdoor cinema screen. BYO blankets and pillows for the grassy amphitheatre, or take advantage of the comfortable seating at Riverside Cafe. Free parking and free Wi-Fi available. Dogs welcome (must remain on lead at all times), and a range of dinner and treat options will also be available from food stalls.
For more info visit www.koala.net
AUSSIE BARBIE, CRICKET & SAM THAIDAY
Saturday March 3 from 1pm – 5pm // Flagstone Display Village, Trailblazer Dr, Flagstone
There will be plenty of cooking to celebrate the Official Launch of the new Display Village in Flagstone. There will be lots of activities for the kids including prize giveaways, jumping castle, roving band, face painting and more!
For more info visit www.peet.com.au
DISNEY CLASSICS FILM FESTIVAL // BAMBI
Saturday March 3 & Sunday March 4 // Various locations, Event Cinemas
The Disney Classics Festival is coming to the big screen from 24 February until 18 March and features all your Disney favourites including 101 Dalmatians, Bambi, Dumbo and The Lion King. Tickets are just $8 each so it’s the perfect day out for you to belt out your favourite!
For more info www.eventcinemas.com.au
CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA DAY
Sunday March 4 from 9.30am – 11.30am // Karawatha Forest Park & Discovery Centre, 149 Acacia Rd, Karawatha
Help keep Brisbane clean, green and sustainable by participating in this year’s Clean Up Australia Day. Join in to help clean up and conserve the bushland environment at Karawatha Forest Park. Participants will walk up to 2 km through the reserve to help collect rubbish. Enjoy a short wildlife presentation and sausage sizzle afterwards.
For more info visit www.cleanupaustraliaday.org.au
MOONLIGHT CINEMA // STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI
Sunday March 4 at 7pm // Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington St, New Farm
Moonlight Cinema brings a relaxed festival atmosphere to film-watching. Round up some mates, the family and pack a picnic rug and a hamper of homemade goodies and relax under the stars for the quintessential summer cinema experience.
For more info visit www.moonlight.com.au
WURSTFEST FOOD FESTIVAL
Now thru to Sunday March 4 // Bavarian Bier Cafe, Eagle Street Pier, Level 1, 45 Eagle St, Brisbane City
WurstFest is Brisbane’s newest food festival dedicated entirely to your fave kind of meat. Over the next two weeks, you’ll be able to eat your way into a food coma via 20 different types of sausage at Bavarian Bier Cafe. We’re talking beef, vegemite and cheese; chicken Thai coconut; and pork, maple and bacon just to name three.
For more info visit www.wurstfest.com.au
LITTLE DAYS OUT // MUSICAL PLAY
Thursday March 8 from 9am – 1pm // South Bank Parklands, Little Stanley Street Lawns South, South Bank
Held every Thursday in the tranquil South Bank Parklands, Little Days Out is a series of free children’s workshops designed to suit all interests and skill levels. Activates change every week and range from sport to music, painting, collaging, storytelling, science experiments and more.
For more info visit www.visitbrisbane.com.au
Now thru to Sunday March 11 // Mt Gravatt Showgrounds, 1644 Logan Rd, Mount Gravatt
The first of it’s kind in Australia! Circus Rio is making history with stunts that have never before been performed in this corner of the globe! Bursting through the backstage curtain and into the ring you will find our tribe of Samba Dancers stomping to that Brazilian rhythm, Aerialists who will dangle from the ceiling, FMX Bikes that will flip over your seats, Ballet Dancers, Tightrope Walkers and a dangerous Capoeira fight!
For more info visit www.circusrio.com
BRISBANE COMEDY FESTIVAL
Now through to Sunday March 25 // Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane City Hall & SunPAC
From stand up to improv and sketch comedy, your tastebuds will be covered with more than 70 of the most hilarious national and international comedians. The Brisbane Comedy Festival is celebrating nine hilarious years of laughs with an even bigger and better line-up than ever before.
For more info visit www.brisbanecomedyfestival.com
SHREK THE MUSICAL
Now thru to Sunday March 25 // Brisbane Arts Theatre, 210 Petrie Tce, Petrie Terrace
Based on the much-loved DreamWorks animated film, Shrek the Musical will have all your favourite Shrek characters live on stage with all new songs to entertain the entire family. It’s a laugh-a-minute adventure that includes a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude, and over a dozen other misfits.
For more info visit www.artstheatre.com.au/shrek
Check out our March calendar for all of the coolest food, fashion and art and craft markets in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au