Upcoming Events

Future Precincts builder

Event Series Future Precincts builder
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Cross River Rail has teamed up with STEMPunks to bring an immersive innovation experience. In this workshop you will be designing the above ground station at Boggo Road and learn […]

Future Precincts builder

Event Series Future Precincts builder
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Cross River Rail has teamed up with STEMPunks to bring an immersive innovation experience. In this workshop you will be designing the above ground station at Boggo Road and learn […]

Future Precincts builder

Event Series Future Precincts builder
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Cross River Rail has teamed up with STEMPunks to bring an immersive innovation experience. In this workshop you will be designing the above ground station at Boggo Road and learn […]

Investigator Manual

Event Series Investigator Manual
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

There’s so much to learn about how the tunnels of the Cross River Rail mega-project were dug. Put your investigator hat on to explore the Experience Centre, looking for answers […]

Toys of the Past

Event Series Toys of the Past
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about the origins of toys or what they were made from in the past? This workshop allows you to build your very own cup and ball […]

Make a Push pull toy!

Event Series Make a Push pull toy!
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about why we have toys or the materials they were made from in the past? How have toys changed over time? This workshop allows you to […]

Stop motion movie making

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Calling all filmmakers out there! Cross River Rail wants you to make your directorial debut and create a Stop Motion Animation. You can use all kinds of things including clay, […]

Toys of the Past

Event Series Toys of the Past
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about the origins of toys or what they were made from in the past? This workshop allows you to build your very own cup and ball […]

Build a Bridge

Event Series Build a Bridge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Brisbane is a city connected by bridges, crossing the rivers and creeks that flow through our suburbs. One of the newest bridges is the Boggo Road pedestrian bridge that is […]

Investigator Manual

Event Series Investigator Manual
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

There’s so much to learn about how the tunnels of the Cross River Rail mega-project were dug. Put your investigator hat on to explore the Experience Centre, looking for answers […]

Make a Push pull toy!

Event Series Make a Push pull toy!
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about why we have toys or the materials they were made from in the past? How have toys changed over time? This workshop allows you to […]

Toys of the Past

Event Series Toys of the Past
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about the origins of toys or what they were made from in the past? This workshop allows you to build your very own cup and ball […]

Build a Bridge

Event Series Build a Bridge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Brisbane is a city connected by bridges, crossing the rivers and creeks that flow through our suburbs. One of the newest bridges is the Boggo Road pedestrian bridge that is […]

Catch us at the Gold Coast

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Discover what is in store for the Gold Coast with 3 new train stations being built. Explore hands-on STEM activities and learn about the Cross River Rail project with a […]

Cancelled – Indigenous Art Experience

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Due to illness, this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience. The Experience Centre will be open as usual. There will be a Lego activity available as well […]

Investigator Manual

Event Series Investigator Manual
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

There’s so much to learn about how the tunnels of the Cross River Rail mega-project were dug. Put your investigator hat on to explore the Experience Centre, looking for answers […]

Colour your own street art mural

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Become a street artist for the day and recreate one of the murals from the Albert Street Outdoor Art Gallery. Don’t forget to check your masterpiece against the original version! […]

Sensors for Signalling

Event Series Sensors for Signalling
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Explore the basics of electronics and use your newfound skills to build a flashing LED circuit. Then build a microcontroller system with an ultrasonic sensor that measures distance and will […]

Sensors for Signalling

Event Series Sensors for Signalling
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Explore the basics of electronics and use your newfound skills to build a flashing LED circuit. Then build a microcontroller system with an ultrasonic sensor that measures distance and will […]

Sensors for Signalling

Event Series Sensors for Signalling
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Explore the basics of electronics and use your newfound skills to build a flashing LED circuit. Then build a microcontroller system with an ultrasonic sensor that measures distance and will […]

Quiet Time Lego Challenge

Event Series Quiet Time Lego Challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

During the Quiet Time Lego Challenge, build your own future development by becoming a junior urban planner and design a new precinct! Recommended for all ages. Sensory stimulation in the […]

Quiet Time Lego Challenge

Event Series Quiet Time Lego Challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

During the Quiet Time Lego Challenge, build your own future development by becoming a junior urban planner and design a new precinct! Recommended for all ages. Sensory stimulation in the […]

Lego Challenge

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an archaeologist and discover things about the past? Create your very own piece of archaeology that would tell future […]

Marvellous Maps

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

See if you can solve the one-metre-long Cross River Rail map jigsaw puzzle then make your mark on a giant map of Cross River Rail by drawing your house. Recommended […]

Bottle cap creations

Event Series Bottle cap creations
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

From the depths of the tunnels to the tops of the stations, there are so many parts to the Cross River Rail project. Choose your favourite part of the project […]

Biggest building battle

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

We want you to build the tallest building out of wooden pegs and craft sticks. It must be strong and stable enough to support a wooden block … or two! […]

Magical Kaleidoscopes

Event Series Magical Kaleidoscopes
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Create your own kaleidoscope using simple materials like cardboard tubes, mirrors, and colourful beads, and be dazzled by the magic of patterns, reflections and symmetry. This is a drop-in session, […]

Popsicle bridge challenge

Event Series Popsicle bridge challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Join the bridge building challenge and create a bridge constructed from popsicle sticks in this activity. You’ll need to test the bridge and ensure that it is strong enough to […]

Clay modelling

Event Series Under the Canopy (clay modelling)
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Get creative and create a crazy, colourful, clay garden inspired by the future greening of Albert Street. Recommended for ages 5+, caregiver participation encouraged. Click on the session below to […]

Clay modelling

Event Series Under the Canopy (clay modelling)
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Get creative and create a crazy, colourful, clay garden inspired by the future greening of Albert Street. Recommended for ages 5+, caregiver participation encouraged. Click on the session below to […]

Clay modelling

Event Series Under the Canopy (clay modelling)
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Get creative and create a crazy, colourful, clay garden inspired by the future greening of Albert Street. Recommended for ages 5+, caregiver participation encouraged. Click on the session below to […]

Bush Holiday card making

Event Series Bush Holiday card making
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Celebrate the spirit of the Australian holidays by using gum leaves to create your very own Bush Holiday Cards. Recommended for ages 4+, caregiver participation encouraged Friday 15 December, 11am […]

Bush Holiday card making

Event Series Bush Holiday card making
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Celebrate the spirit of the Australian holidays by using gum leaves to create your very own Bush Holiday Cards. Recommended for ages 4+, caregiver participation encouraged Friday 15 December, 11am […]

Crafty Ornaments

Event Series Crafty Ornaments
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

With a sleigh load of craft supplies at your fingertips, unleash your creativity to design a dazzling ornament. You can leave your ornament on the tree in the Experience Centre, […]

Crafty Ornaments

Event Series Crafty Ornaments
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

With a sleigh load of craft supplies at your fingertips, unleash your creativity to design a dazzling ornament. You can leave your ornament on the tree in the Experience Centre, […]

Crafty Ornaments

Event Series Crafty Ornaments
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

With a sleigh load of craft supplies at your fingertips, unleash your creativity to design a dazzling ornament. You can leave your ornament on the tree in the Experience Centre, […]

Crafty Ornaments

Event Series Crafty Ornaments
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

With a sleigh load of craft supplies at your fingertips, unleash your creativity to design a dazzling ornament. You can leave your ornament on the tree in the Experience Centre, […]

Crafty Ornaments

Event Series Crafty Ornaments
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

With a sleigh load of craft supplies at your fingertips, unleash your creativity to design a dazzling ornament. You can leave your ornament on the tree in the Experience Centre, […]

Popsicle bridge challenge

Event Series Popsicle bridge challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Join the bridge building challenge and create a bridge constructed from popsicle sticks in this activity. You’ll need to test the bridge and ensure that it is strong enough to […]

Clay Pot Excavation

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an archaeologist and discover things about the past? Create your very own piece of archaeology that would tell future […]

Magical Kaleidoscopes

Event Series Magical Kaleidoscopes
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Create your own kaleidoscope using simple materials like cardboard tubes, mirrors, and colourful beads, and be dazzled by the magic of patterns, reflections and symmetry. This is a drop-in session, […]

Coding robots

Event Series Coding robots
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about how trains navigate between stations or want to try your hand at guiding a robot using a basic signalling system? Come and learn the basics […]

Coding robots

Event Series Coding robots
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about how trains navigate between stations or want to try your hand at guiding a robot using a basic signalling system? Come and learn the basics […]

Popsicle bridge challenge

Event Series Popsicle bridge challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Join the bridge building challenge and create a bridge constructed from popsicle sticks in this activity. You’ll need to test the bridge and ensure that it is strong enough to […]

Magical Kaleidoscopes

Event Series Magical Kaleidoscopes
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Create your own kaleidoscope using simple materials like cardboard tubes, mirrors, and colourful beads, and be dazzled by the magic of patterns, reflections and symmetry. This is a drop-in session, […]

Popsicle bridge challenge

Event Series Popsicle bridge challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Join the bridge building challenge and create a bridge constructed from popsicle sticks in this activity. You’ll need to test the bridge and ensure that it is strong enough to […]

Coding robots

Event Series Coding robots
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about how trains navigate between stations or want to try your hand at guiding a robot using a basic signalling system? Come and learn the basics […]

Coding robots

Event Series Coding robots
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Have you ever thought about how trains navigate between stations or want to try your hand at guiding a robot using a basic signalling system? Come and learn the basics […]

Bottle cap creations

Event Series Bottle cap creations
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

From the depths of the tunnels to the tops of the stations, there are so many parts to the Cross River Rail project. Choose your favourite part of the project […]

Popsicle bridge challenge

Event Series Popsicle bridge challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Join the bridge building challenge and create a bridge constructed from popsicle sticks in this activity. You’ll need to test the bridge and ensure that it is strong enough to […]

Elevator Challenge

Event Series Elevator Challenge
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Our tunnels and some of our stations are a long way underground. We need to lift equipment down into and up out of our deep construction sites. In this challenge […]

Let’s make origami

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Learn how to take a flat sheet of paper and through the magic of origami, create a 3D object like a building or a vehicle. Then think like a city […]

Bottle cap creations

Event Series Bottle cap creations
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

From the depths of the tunnels to the tops of the stations, there are so many parts to the Cross River Rail project. Choose your favourite part of the project […]

Bottle cap creations

Event Series Bottle cap creations
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

From the depths of the tunnels to the tops of the stations, there are so many parts to the Cross River Rail project. Choose your favourite part of the project […]

Lego City Build

Event Series Lego City Build
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Build your own future development! Become an urban planner and design the new Albert Street precinct. From streets, transport, trees and buildings of different shapes and sizes. How will you […]

Puzzle Mania

Event Series Puzzle Mania
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Settle down in a quiet corner of the Experience Centre and bring our train stations to life by tackling a range of jigsaw puzzles based on the designs of the […]

Art in the city

Event Series Art in the city
Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Art is sprinkled across Brisbane from the suburbs to the city. Get inspired as you wander along Albert Street looking at the art created for the Brisbane Street Art Festival, […]

Tessellations

Experience Centre 1/151 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland

Patterns are everywhere, in nature, art, engineering and in the design of our station buildings. Learn how to take a simple square and transform it into a crazy shaped template […]

World Science Festival Brisbane

Squid Lounge, Queensland Museum Grey Street &, Melbourne St, South Brisbane, Queensland

Catch us at the World Science Festival Brisbane. We are thrilled to be partnering with World Science Festival Brisbane as it returns in March, taking science out of the laboratory […]