Herzlich Willkommen

B R I S B A N E  G E R M A N  W E E K

1 – 11  OCTOBER  2024

 

Australia’s ‘longest week’ of all things German!

 


Our 2023 non-profit Community Festival was proudly supported by the following GER/AUS Government Sponsors.
Thank you for your friendship and continuous support over the years. 

 

 

>> Click here for all PARTNERS <<

 

THANK YOU!


 


OUR TEAM CAN’T WAIT TO BRING MINI GERMANY TO YOU AGAIN IN 2024 !

 

Check out our Gallery for some fantastic German Week memories as we
update
the event details on these pages over the coming days.


 

This year we are also delighted to announce that we have grown with ‘sister events’ in four other Australian cities!

Adelaide German Week (September)
Melbourne German Week (October)
Canberra German Week (October)
Perth German Week (coming)

 

Our friends from South America have grown to hold Brazil Week
(September) for the third time and in four locations!

Partners of Brisbane German Week

Brisbane German Week Schedule 2024

01

Dienstag 01.10.2024 – Opening Night

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02

Mittwoch, 02.10.2024 – German Business Day

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Wiedervereinigung

03

Donnerstag, 03.10.2024 – German National Day

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04

Freitag, 04.10.2024 – Language and AI

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05

Samstag, 05.10.2024 – Anzapfen Oktoberfest German Club

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07

Montag 07.10.2024 – Language Competition (King’s B’day)

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08

Tuesday 08.10.2024 – German Heritage Seminar

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German Club Trivia

09

Mittwoch, 09.10.2024 – German Trivia Night

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10

Donnerstag, 10.10.2024 – German-Australian Science and Innovation Day

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11

Freitag 11.10.2024 – German Movie Night

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"More than cars and Lederhosen"

Fun Facts About Germany

It's bad luck to say 'Happy Birthday' before the actual day

Munich Oktoberfest starts in September, not October.

There are around 300 varieties of bread in Germany

Germans answer the phone with their surname instead of Hello

Gummi Bears were invented by the German Hans Riegel Sr. in 1922

German Johannes Gutenberg developed the printing press

70 percent of German highways have no speed limit

There are more soccer fan clubs in Germany than in any other country

Children get a giant cone filled with toys and candy on their first day of school