Vanessa Wolfe has a rundown of some of this weekend’s events and where you’ll find more information.


Don’t be caught off guard this Sunday as flocks of zombies take to Brisbane’s streets in aid of the Brain Foundation.

The yearly Zombie Walk will commence at 10am, and you can dress up and join the march for as little as $10.

WHAT: Brisbane Zombie Walk
WHEN: Sunday, 10am
WHERE: RNA Showgrounds
COST: $10-$15

All funds going to the Brain Foundation of Australia
For more info, visit

This Saturday, the Brisbane Riverstage will be transformed into the realm of Gondor for one night of precious entertainment.

The Queensland Symphony Orchestra will be playing Academy Award winner Howard Shore’s score live to the epic motion picture.

WHAT: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
WHEN: Saturday, 6.30pm
WHERE: Riverstage
COST: Tickets start at $55

For more info and tickets,

The weather’s perfect for a dip – why not have one for charity.

Swim for kids is attempting a record relay on the 4th of October to the 9th at Healthstream QUT, Gardens Point.

Everyone’s welcome to register.

WHAT: Swim4Kids
WHEN: 4th-9th of October
WHERE: Healthstream QUT, Gardens Point
COST: Donations welcome

For more info and registration details visit,

Lose yourself amongst the Kelvin Grove Markets amongst stalls of fresh produce, coffee and entertainment for all ages.

The markets open from 6am.

WHAT: Kelvin Grove Urban Village Markets
WHEN: Saturday, 6am-1pm
WHERE: Blamey Street, Kelvin Grove
COST: Free

For more info, visit