Fun in the Shade

18 Feb 2023 | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Family Having Picnic

Enjoy a fun day in the shade at Redcliffe Museum - with something for all ages!

Grab your picnic blanket, sunscreen and hat, and enjoy some food and games in the museum’s own backyard.

Program of activities includes:

  • Free native plant for your backyard - while stock lasts!
  • Plant and seed swap - find something new for your garden and share with your community.
  • Sausage sizzle - enjoy a scrumptious BBQ lunch provided by Redcliffe Central Lions Club.

Event schedule

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to incorporate native species into your own backyard with this informative talk from Friends of Lagoon Creek.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Get up close and personal with some backyard fauna from Wildlife Unleashed. Live snakes, lizards and more! 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Bobbing for donuts hanging from the clothesline! Test your skill and indulge your sweet tooth at The Patch.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Professor Steve Turton presents Can Southeast Queensland Survive the Climate Crisis? - an informative and thought-provoking talk. Bookings required.

While you’re there, visit our new exhibition The great Aussie backyard and check out our new interactive kids space The Patch.

This event is part of Hot Hot Hot Festival - a summer celebration of arts and culture in Moreton Bay.



  • Saturday, 18 February 2023 | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Redcliffe Museum, 75 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe 4020  View map

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