Brisbane: 10 Events To Attend In October 2016

Use Bus Hire With Driver In Brisbane To Attend These October Events

Brisbane city has got to offer a blockbuster month of October with some fantastic events lined up with fine dining experience, sublime music, exceptional stage performances and some fashion stuff. If you are looking to visit some of the top October events in the city this year, make sure to book cheap bus hire for convenient travelling in and around Brisbane.

Monster Jam 2016 Australian Tour

The QSAC stadium is all set to host the Monster Jam 2016 on the 1st of October, with some death-defying stunts to be performed by star driver truck line-up, where newbies will compete against world champion drivers in 10 superstar trucks.  These monster jams are specifically designed for high power speed bursts that can accelerate from 0-100kph in less than 3 seconds. A non-stop display of jaw-dropping stunts will sweep the stadium as you’ll witness the trucks flying up to 12m upwards. You have a chance to interact with the drivers, while also get up, close and personal with the monster beasts.

Bubble and Beauties

This fundraising event will take place at the Brisbane City Hall on 5th October, where you’ll be able to choose from a selection of designer products at highly discounted prices.  With more 1000 curated items on display, available at amazing prices, you can have anything from bags, shoes, clothing and accessories fit for all budget, occasions and sizes. Your contribution will help unemployed people overcome the barrier of redundancy.

Brisbane international Garden Show

Starting 6 th of October, Pine Rivers Park will showcase the innovative gardening style of Queensland with a wide assortment of spring flowers put on display by over 40 nurseries. Witness the stunning competition of landscape gardens and eye-treating display of beautiful backyard. You can get some useful tips on sustainable growing methods at the Organic Kitchen Garden. Feel free to interact with the leading experts as they deliver quality workshops, and don’t forget to enjoy the luscious food and roving entertainment.

Brisbane Open House

With 3 interesting themes of theatre & arts, medicinal science and military history on offer, 100 buildings will open the doors to witness important institutional structures, historic landmarks and private homes at the Brisbane Open House on 8th and 9th October. You get a golden opportunity to visit a few spots that are not accessible to general citizens on normal days. The iconic Walter Taylor Bridge, Newstead House, The Windmill on Spring Hill and Brisbane City Hall are some of the notable structures on the list.

‘Taking Time to Pause and Consider’ – Creative Art Therapy Workshop

Talk about an art therapy in an island setting, which will take you far from the hustle and bustle of the city to an oasis, where you will find yourself painting your imagination as you review your life from different angles. Juliette Kalifa gives you a weekend (14-16th October) opportunity to be creative with your environment and consider your position in life, and where you want to be. You need not be an expert painter to participate in the event, since it’s all about releasing load on your mind by expressing openly.

Windsor Fest

An exciting event for parents and children alike awaits you at the Windsor State School Association on the 16th of October, with plenty of activities for both little ones and bigger kids. Rides will be available for participants of all ages, and there will also be band and roving performances, alongside face paint and jazz party. Adults can enjoy the oysters, cheese and champagne, while also sipping in some coffee and biting some BBQ grills. A number stalls will put toys, books and second hand clothes on display.

Backstage in Biscuit Land

One of the most unique shows on offer this October, you’ll witness singing, puppetry and comedy weaved to discover disability and creativity to make you laugh in a way you wouldn’t have imagined. Jess Thom has a rare condition which makes her say biscuit around 16000 times a day, which gives her an exclusive perspective on life.  The fact that she’s unable to hold on to the script all the time, makes the event more interesting for the viewers.

Brisbane Fashion Weekend 2016

Dive yourself into retail therapy at the Brisbane Fashion Show as you get a unique opportunity to approach fashion in a new way with some of the Australia’s latest trends and designer brands on display.  22nd of October will witness the front row of The Runway buzzing with people, as you also get a chance to buy favourite items from the Pop-up precinct.  Collections from over 50 top designers from the industry will sweep the centre-stage, as you soak up the fashion-fledged atmosphere with a glass of Champagne.

Joshua Redman/ Brad Mehldau Duo

Debuting at the iconic QPAC, the hottest jazz duo of Brad Mehldau and Joshua Redman will set the stage on fire on the 23rd of October with a distinctive performance of charismatic jazz.  The duo will create an electronic atmosphere with some exceptional music that deeply connects to the soul, as they embody the essence of pop appeal, jazz exploration and classical romanticism. Sit back, relax and unwind yourself as you soak up a sublime piece of music by the jazz magicians.

The Tallis Scholars

Given their victorious success in the year 2013, the Tallis Scholars are back this year on the 30th of October to perform awe-inspiring works from greatest composers of choral music, alongside program of Renaissance masters. Over a period of 40 years, the Tallis Scholars have developed themselves to a leading exponent of Renaissance music by manufacturing a sublime tone of blend and beauty. The program will be led by Director Peter Phillips and it will feature Tallis’s music through the popular living composer Arvo Part. The grandest work of the 40-part Spem in alium will conclude a wonderful evening at the QPAC.

If you are travelling in a larger group, it’s a wise option to hire a bus with driver for hassle-free commute to the event destination. Talk to us today to find out more!