What’s On In Brisbane CBD

there's always something going on at Royal on the Park Brisbane!

Whether its one of the free events or seasonal promotions at the hotel or any of the events taking place just outside our doors, there's always something going on at Royal on the Park Brisbane. If you’ve already booked your stay, browse our event calendar to find out what’s on during your stay in the Brisbane CBD. Or, if you’re looking for a reason to get away, why not make plans to join us for these special events.

  • Kinky Boots The Musical

    Winner of every international Best Musical Award! KINKY BOOTS the musical hits Brisbane this August for a strictly limited season. Based on the movie starring Joel Edgerton and inspired by a true…
    Read more
  • The Bodyguard The Musical

    If you are looking for Brisbane's best accommodation for the Bodyguard, then the Royal on the Park is perfect for you!  With a beautiful walk either through the Botanical Gardens or through the city,…
    Read more
  • Pacquiao vs Horn

    Brisbane has been chosen to host the biggest boxing match in Australia's history.  Queenslands' very own Jeff Horn will face up with world champion Manny Pacquiao.  This major boxing event will be taking…
    Read more
  • Bridge To Brisbane 2017

    3 bridges, 2 courses, 1 fun day. Enjoy running and walking along Brisbane’s best fun run course at The Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane Day on Sunday, August 27. Following 2016’s sold-out event, Queensland’s…
    Read more
  • Brisbane Marathon Festival 2017

    Beginning on the 6th of August is one of the most historic events on the Queensland running calendar, the Brisbane Marathon Festival.  The Brisbane Marathon is one of the oldest events on the Australian…
    Read more
  • Gold Coast Commonwealth Game 2018

    The Gold Coast plays host to what will be the largest sporting event Australia will see this decade as 6,600 athletes from 70 nations descend onto its golden beaches.  The commonwealth games attracts…
    Read more
  • Brisbane Ashes Cricket Test

    The ashes returns to Australia for the 2017/18 series. The gabba plays host to the first match of the series running from 23rd November 2017 through to 27th November 2017. Royal on the Park Hotel offers…
    Read more
  • Metabolomics Society Annual Conference 2017

    From 25th June through to 29th June, Brisbane plays host to the 2017 conference which has the theme of Building Bridges  which extends its reach to the systems biology & genome-scale modelling community,…
    Read more
  • State Of Origin Game 3 2017

    The Holden State of Origin Series, returns in 2017 with pride on the line for both teams. Its mate vs mate as superstar teammates go head-to-head, with friendships put aside in pursuit of the ultimate…
    Read more
  • The Royal Ballet At QPAC

    Fresh from a sold‑out International Series in 2016 with Ballet Preljocaj, in 2017 The Royal Ballet,one of the greatest ballet companies in the world, returns to Australia for the first time in 15 years, exclusive…
    Read more
  • State Of Origin Game 1 2017

    The Holden State of Origin Series, returns in 2017 with pride on the line for both teams. Its mate vs mate as superstar teammates go head-to-head, with friendships put aside in pursuit of the ultimate…
    Read more

State Of Origin Game 1 2017

The Holden State of Origin Series, returns in 2017 with pride on the line for both teams. Its mate vs mate as superstar teammates go head-to-head, with friendships put aside in pursuit of the ultimate bragging rights. Witness first-hand the passion on display between these famous rivals in the event that captivates millions of fans around the globe and forces everyone to ask - are you blue or are you maroon?

Secure your ticket to either games at Suncorp Stadium, on Wednesday 31st May and Wednesday 12th July by visiting Ticketek.

Book your accommodation now!

Metabolomics Society Annual Conference 2017

From 25th June through to 29th June, Brisbane plays host to the 2017 conference which has the theme of Building Bridges which extends its reach to the systems biology & genome-scale modelling community, as well as the analytical chemistry & natural products chemistry community.

With only a short walk to the Southbank precinct book your accommodation today.

Pacquiao vs Horn

Brisbane has been chosen to host the biggest boxing match in Australia's history.  Queenslands' very own Jeff Horn will face up with world champion Manny Pacquiao.  This major boxing event will be taking place on 2 July 2017 at Suncorp Stadium.

Book your accommodation now

The Royal Ballet At QPAC

Fresh from a sold‑out International Series in 2016 with Ballet Preljocaj, in 2017 The Royal Ballet,one of the greatest ballet companies in the world, returns to Australia for the first time in 15 years, exclusive to Brisbane.
With an illustrious heritage built on the innovation and extraordinary creativity of dance royalty Frederick Ashton and Kenneth MacMillan, The Royal Ballet will present two original works in Brisbane and for the very first time outside of their ho me in Covent Garden, London.
The Winter’s Tale – the company’s first full length adaptation of a Shakespeare play since Kenneth MacMillan’s world renowned 1965 production of Romeo and Juliet.
Woolf Works –an award-winning ballet triptych inspired by the writings of Virginia Woolf, featuring an electronic and orchestral score by Max Richter.
Secure your tickets and accommodation all in one go by calling us on (07) 3221 3411
For more information visit www.qpac.com.au/the-royal-ballet

State Of Origin Game 3 2017

The Holden State of Origin Series, returns in 2017 with pride on the line for both teams. Its mate vs mate as superstar teammates go head-to-head, with friendships put aside in pursuit of the ultimate bragging rights. Witness first-hand the passion on display between these famous rivals in the event that captivates millions of fans around the globe and forces everyone to ask - are you blue or are you maroon?

Secure your ticket for Game 3 on Wednesday 12th July by visiting Ticketek.

Book your accommodation now!

The Bodyguard The Musical

If you are looking for Brisbane's best accommodation for the Bodyguard, then the Royal on the Park is perfect for you!  With a beautiful walk either through the Botanical Gardens or through the city, the Royal on the Park is under 20 minutes walk from QPAC.

Hailed by many as 'LONDON'S BEST MUSICAL', THE BODYGUARD the musical arrives at QPAC in July 2017.  Based on the Warner Bros. movie starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner that we all so fondly remember.  It has all your favourite hits including Run to You, I Have Nothing, Greatest Love Of All, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and one of the greatest songs of all time – I Will Always Love You. 

Do not miss what will soon be dubbed 'BRISBANE'S BEST MUSICAL'.

Secure your tickets and accommodation all in one go by calling us on (07) 3221 3411

Kinky Boots The Musical

Winner of every international Best Musical Award!
KINKY BOOTS the musical hits Brisbane this August for a strictly limited season.
Based on the movie starring Joel Edgerton and inspired by a true story, KINKY BOOTS takes
you on a hilarious journey from a working-class shoe factory to the runways of Milan.
With Tony® and Grammy Award winning songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper.
KINKY BOOTS is one of the most fun nights of the theatrical year!
Book your Kinky Boots tickets and accommodation in Brisbane all in one go by calling us on (07) 3221 3411

Brisbane Marathon Festival 2017

Beginning on the 6th of August is one of the most historic events on the Queensland running calendar, the Brisbane Marathon Festival.  The Brisbane Marathon is one of the oldest events on the Australian calendar and second to the Gold Coast Marathon in Queensland. The event celebrates fun fitness and the ultimate human endurance test – the Marathon. The Brisbane Marathon Festival is a world class event attracting participants from around the world eager to visit Brisbane city.  Get involved in races ranging from 2.2km for kids followed by 5km, 10km, half and full maratho.

For all your Brisbane Marathon accommodation needs book here.

Bridge To Brisbane 2017

3 bridges, 2 courses, 1 fun day.

Enjoy running and walking along Brisbane’s best fun run course at The Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane Day on Sunday, August 27.

Following 2016’s sold-out event, Queensland’s biggest community fun run is back for the second year in its picturesque new course taking in three of Brisbane’s iconic bridges.

Runners and walkers can take to the streets of Brisbane in the 10km and 5km events – both offering spectacular scenery and the chance to run on the road of the Story Bridge.

For all your Brisbane Marathon accommodation needs book here.

Brisbane Ashes Cricket Test

The ashes returns to Australia for the 2017/18 series.
The gabba plays host to the first match of the series running from 23rd November 2017 through to 27th November 2017.

Royal on the Park Hotel offers the best accommodation close to the Brisbane ashes cricket test action.  Beat the masses to great priced accommodation that overlooks the City Botanic Gardens and has an easy walk to the grounds.

Book your accommodation now

Gold Coast Commonwealth Game 2018

The Gold Coast plays host to what will be the largest sporting event Australia will see this decade as 6,600 athletes from 70 nations descend onto its golden beaches.  The commonwealth games attracts the best international athletes and drives a global audience.  Visit https://www.gc2018.com/tickets to get more information on ticket release dates.

Escape the crowds at the Gold Coast for the Commonwealth Games and secure accommodation in Brisbane.

Book your accommodation now

Events at Royal on the Park Brisbane