10 Brisbane Events Happening in February 2016

Use Brisbane Bus Charter to Help You Catch All These February Events!

Known as a modern city set on the Brisbane River, Brisbane’s multiple regions are packed with many exciting things to do and see. The attractions are suitable for a wide range of travellers including adventure seekers, families and casual vacationers. If you are looking for events to attend, take a look at the following Brisbane events that are happening this month. Don’t forget to use bus charter in Brisbane to guarantee you maximum convenience in accessing these venues!

Bakery Lane Providore Markets

Head on down to 690 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland 4006 on 6 February! At this destination, you will find a unique small-batch produce from local artisans, including sweet treats and various condiments. The markets will open from 9am to 1pm on the first Saturday of each month. You will be able to find interesting stalls like Mapleton Falls Farms produce as well as Reverends Fine Coffee pop-up, and there’s even live music for your enjoyment

Hosted by the Moreton Bay Shire Council, this event will feature traditional music and dance, delicious traditional Asian food and Asian-infused cultural experiences on 6 February. The official date for Chinese New Year is 8 February this year and it’s the Year of the Monkey. If you have never experienced how the Lunar New Year is celebrated across the world, this is the event you should attend in Brisbane. To get you sold on attending, there will be a grand fireworks display at night which everyone will love!

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Metre Market

Happening on 7 February at Morningside, this new boutique style market is founded last year by two local Brisbanites. They believe that the act of recycling clothing helps to improve the environment by reducing the use of non-renewable resources to manufacture new goods. Ever heard of the saying one man’s trash is another man’s treasure? So head on down and grab a bargain while enjoying your day of leisure shopping.

NFL Superbowl 2016

If you are a sports enthusiast, go to the Fox Hotel on 8 February to catch some hard hitting action in real time. This is going to be one of Brisbane’s biggest Super Bowl party, featuring the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos. The exciting game will be shown on a big screen in full HD and will keep you on the edge of your seat. Even better, you can enjoy chicken wings, burgers and buckets of beers at really cheap prices!

Year of the Monkey Concert by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra

If you are interested to know what traditional Chinese music sounds at its best, this concert is worth your consideration. On 11 February, QSO is tuning up for a wonderful evening at the Brisbane City Hall. The concert will feature Darrell Ang, who is Asia’s pre-eminent young conductor, and leading virtuosos from China. One of the instruments you will hear is the traditional Chinese Erhu. It’s a stringed instrument which is a Chinese version of the violin.

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Valentine’s Day Couple Photography

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, wouldn’t it be a great idea to capture beautiful and natural moments of you and your other half? Whether you’re a couple that has just started dating or married partners for 20 years, this couple photography session will be a fun activity for both of you. The session will be held in the surroundings of New Farm Park and is graced by professional photographer, Catherine Ramsay. Your photos can be accessed from her online gallery and you get to choose your favourites from there.

Valentine’s Day with Bribie Island Gondola

The main highlight of February is here! On Valentine’s Day, consider treating your partner to a truly romantic and unforgettable experience on a Venetian style gondola. At the exquisite Bribie Island, the friendly owners of Bribie Island Gondola will ensure that this special day is memorable for all the right reasons. While you’re cruising along the calm, relaxed waters of the scenic Pumicestone passage, you and your love can indulge in delectable chocolates, desserts, and a fine complimentary bottle of sparkling wine.

Great Endeavour One-Day Rally

On 20 February, you can test your skills on the bush rally tracks. If you are a fan of fast cars and possess a competitive spirit, you will get to experience being a rally car driver on this day. The rally will flag off and conclude at Jimna, which is a small town two hours north of Brisbane. Be sure to start registering from 830 am because the cars will depart every two minutes from 1030 am. It’s advisable to have a modified car like a 2WD for this event, and you must arrange your own CTP rally extension from your insurance provider.

RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre Open Day

On the 21st of February, the RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre is organising an Open Day that features an eye-opening collection of restored aircraft and other fascinating displays. You will get to see weapons, land vehicles, medals and more from the Second World War. There’s even a special display model of the hospital ship Centaur! If you are a military aviation enthusiast or a history lover, this Open House is a must-visit.

Kisaragi-Sai at BrisAsia Festival

Visit the Roma Street Parklands on the 28th for some captivating music, amazing food and plenty of cultural displays! The BrisAsia Festival presents Kisaragi-Sai which features Japanese music, martial arts, creative arts, cultural workshops, origami, kimonos and more! You can explore the unique Japanese market via accessible pathways throughout the beautiful gardens. What’s more, this event is a stone’s throw from the Brisbane CBD so accessing the venue is a breeze.

While February is short, it’s definitely a great time to visit Brisbane. What’s more, the month is jam-packed with so many great events that you can’t miss. When you and your travelling companions opt for Brisbane bus hire, you don’t have to worry about the transport to get you to and fro a venue. So, call us today and let us help you enjoy February in Brisbane!

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