This special event is when the doors of many
buildings, usually closed to the public,
are flung open for the weekend. Over 100 locations are participating. Brisbane
Take your camera along because your photo of one of the buildings could win you $1,000 in the photographic competition.
Entries are open until
Friday 17 October 2014, for photos taken on the Brisbane Open
House weekend. I've written about my experience of a previous event and posted
some photos on www.brisbaneandbeyond.com.au.
Take photos: Saturday 11 &
Sunday 12 October 2014
Submission deadline: Friday 17 October
Prize: Winner receives $1,000
Website & Previous Winners: Brisbane Open House Photo Competition
Some of the places you can visit during Brisbane Open House include historic buildings such as the Commissariat Store, Customs House, Newstead House and Windmill Tower.
There are newer buildings such as The ABC Centre, One One One Eagle Street and the new children's hospital.
's beautiful churches are opening their doors,
including Brisbane Cathedral which has a spectacular stone vaulted
ceiling. Saint John's
This event is very popular so there is a ballot system for booking tours of some of the buildings. Check the website for details.