Out of the Box Festival has finished

26 June - 1 July 2018

QPAC’s Out of the Box Festival is curated to offer connected arts and educational experiences for children aged eight years and under. The Festival was jam packed with in-theatre experiences, workshops, activities and exhibitions.

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Creating over 25 years of arts education experiences for children.


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At its heart, Out of the Box Festival presents works and ideas that engage our youngest citizens with the world around them. The program is curated to inspire children, their parents, carers and educators in the idea that children are important creators of and participants in the arts.

School Bookings

We have a dedicated groups sales team to coordinate schools bookings. They will help you plan your day and provide advice on transport options, lunch locations and reserved seating.

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Free Travel

School groups who have Day Passes for Out of the Box Festival are entitled to travel free of charge during off peak travel times on Queensland Rail CityTrain services, from their nominated boarding station to the festival at South Bank.

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Care for a Class

Designed to give children at schools in disadvantaged areas the opportunity to attend Out of the Box Festival 2018. With thanks to our generous donors, you can request to have you and your class considered to take part in the program.

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Contact Information

For general Day Pass related enquiries, please phone the Box Office 136 246 (Toll Free outside Brisbane metropolitan area), Monday to Saturday, 9am to 8:30pm.

  • QPAC, Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street, South Bank 4101

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